Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 18 5
Rank change year-on-year +8 -13 +27
Permanent jobs citing C++ 298 160 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 17.08% 11.05% 19.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.47% 17.39% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 290 157 273
Oxford median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% +31.25%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £36,900
90th Percentile £75,100 £84,000 £68,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +28.21%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,218 920 1,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 69.80% 63.54% 72.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,143 826 939
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,375 £67,550
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +12.36% -6.32% +18.75%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Oxford

C++
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ in Oxford.

Salary trend for C++ in Oxford

C++
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Oxford over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for C++.

1 166 (55.70%) Python
2 135 (45.30%) Software Engineering
3 132 (44.30%) Machine Learning
4 127 (42.62%) Java
5 111 (37.25%) PhD
6 101 (33.89%) Computer Vision
7 94 (31.54%) C#
8 93 (31.21%) Deep Learning
9 92 (30.87%) Mathematics
10 84 (28.19%) Algorithms
11 82 (27.52%) Artificial Intelligence
12 80 (26.85%) Linux
13 77 (25.84%) C
14 63 (21.14%) Agile Software Development
15 61 (20.47%) Neural Network
16 57 (19.13%) Computer Science
17 53 (17.79%) Natural Language Processing
18 51 (17.11%) Bayesian Methods
19 50 (16.78%) JavaScript
20 49 (16.44%) Degree
21 48 (16.11%) Multithreading
22 42 (14.09%) TensorFlow
23 40 (13.42%) Reinforcement Learning
24 39 (13.09%) Physics
24 39 (13.09%) MATLAB
25 37 (12.42%) Data Science
26 36 (12.08%) CUDA
27 34 (11.41%) Windows
28 33 (11.07%) QA
29 32 (10.74%) R

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (4.36%) Confluence
2 5 (1.68%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.67%) Apache
3 2 (0.67%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 18 (6.04%) GNU Octave
2 4 (1.34%) Mathematica
3 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.06%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.34%) DNS
2 3 (1.01%) Skype
3 2 (0.67%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.67%) HTTP
3 2 (0.67%) Internet
3 2 (0.67%) IPv4
3 2 (0.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.40%) Big Data
2 12 (4.03%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.34%) MySQL
4 3 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (1.01%) GIS
4 3 (1.01%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.67%) BigQuery
5 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 31 (10.40%) Git (software)
2 24 (8.05%) Subversion
3 16 (5.37%) Selenium
4 14 (4.70%) Jenkins
5 13 (4.36%) Cucumber
5 13 (4.36%) JIRA
6 12 (4.03%) GDB
7 6 (2.01%) HP UFT
7 6 (2.01%) LoadRunner
7 6 (2.01%) Zephyr
8 5 (1.68%) GitLab
8 5 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.68%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.34%) JUnit
9 4 (1.34%) Maven
9 4 (1.34%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.34%) Valgrind
General
1 20 (6.71%) Finance
2 9 (3.02%) Automotive
3 8 (2.68%) Aerospace
4 6 (2.01%) Games
5 5 (1.68%) Retail
6 4 (1.34%) Electronics
7 3 (1.01%) Military
Job Titles
1 115 (38.59%) Developer
2 92 (30.87%) Software Engineer
3 64 (21.48%) Software Developer
4 50 (16.78%) C++ Developer
5 39 (13.09%) Computer Engineer
6 38 (12.75%) Computer Vision Engineer
7 34 (11.41%) C++ Software Engineer
8 27 (9.06%) C++ Software Developer
9 25 (8.39%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 25 (8.39%) Java Developer
10 23 (7.72%) Python Engineer
11 21 (7.05%) Data Scientist
12 19 (6.38%) Senior Software Engineer
13 16 (5.37%) Senior Developer
14 15 (5.03%) Analyst
14 15 (5.03%) Java Software Developer
14 15 (5.03%) Python Developer
15 14 (4.70%) Graduate
15 14 (4.70%) Python Software Engineer
16 13 (4.36%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (17.79%) Natural Language Processing
2 42 (14.09%) TensorFlow
3 21 (7.05%) .NET
4 19 (6.38%) HTML
5 18 (6.04%) CSS
6 15 (5.03%) ASP.NET
6 15 (5.03%) OpenCV
7 14 (4.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 14 (4.70%) STL
8 13 (4.36%) OpenMP
9 12 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (3.69%) Flash
11 10 (3.36%) .NET Framework
11 10 (3.36%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (3.36%) jQuery
12 9 (3.02%) Gherkin
12 9 (3.02%) J2EE
12 9 (3.02%) J2SE
13 7 (2.35%) RESTEasy
14 5 (1.68%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 84 (28.19%) Algorithms
2 57 (19.13%) Computer Science
3 36 (12.08%) CUDA
4 28 (9.40%) Robotics
5 11 (3.69%) ASIC
5 11 (3.69%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (2.68%) Fintech
7 7 (2.35%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.34%) User Experience
9 3 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.01%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (0.67%) Verilog
10 2 (0.67%) VHDL
11 1 (0.34%) Arduino
11 1 (0.34%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.34%) NHS
11 1 (0.34%) Raspberry Pi
11 1 (0.34%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 80 (26.85%) Linux
2 34 (11.41%) Windows
3 10 (3.36%) Unix
4 8 (2.68%) Android
4 8 (2.68%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.01%) Robot Operating System
6 5 (1.68%) CentOS
7 3 (1.01%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (45.30%) Software Engineering
2 132 (44.30%) Machine Learning
3 101 (33.89%) Computer Vision
4 93 (31.21%) Deep Learning
5 92 (30.87%) Mathematics
6 82 (27.52%) Artificial Intelligence
7 63 (21.14%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (20.47%) Neural Network
9 51 (17.11%) Bayesian Methods
10 48 (16.11%) Multithreading
11 40 (13.42%) Reinforcement Learning
12 39 (13.09%) Physics
13 37 (12.42%) Data Science
14 32 (10.74%) OO
15 30 (10.07%) Test Automation
16 29 (9.73%) TDD
17 28 (9.40%) Data Analysis
17 28 (9.40%) Image Processing
17 28 (9.40%) Probabilistic Modelling
17 28 (9.40%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 166 (55.70%) Python
2 127 (42.62%) Java
3 94 (31.54%) C#
4 77 (25.84%) C
5 50 (16.78%) JavaScript
6 39 (13.09%) MATLAB
7 32 (10.74%) R
8 20 (6.71%) SQL
9 11 (3.69%) Perl
10 7 (2.35%) Fortran
10 7 (2.35%) Scala
11 6 (2.01%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.68%) Go
13 4 (1.34%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.01%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.67%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.67%) Haskell
15 2 (0.67%) Java 8
15 2 (0.67%) VB
15 2 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 111 (37.25%) PhD
2 49 (16.44%) Degree
3 7 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.01%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.01%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.07%) QA
2 11 (3.69%) JTAG
System Software
1 13 (4.36%) Firmware
2 5 (1.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (5.03%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.36%) Capita
2 13 (4.36%) Google
3 7 (2.35%) Oracle
4 6 (2.01%) HP
4 6 (2.01%) Micro Focus
4 6 (2.01%) Sun
5 5 (1.68%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.34%) Talend
7 2 (0.67%) Altera
7 2 (0.67%) Atmel
7 2 (0.67%) Xilinx
8 1 (0.34%) NVIDIA
8 1 (0.34%) Twitter