Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 11 10
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 +17
Permanent jobs citing C++ 347 240 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 22.36% 15.68% 17.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.04% 23.76% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 334 215 234
Oxford median annual salary £55,000 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £81,600 £63,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +17.65%

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 1,155 1,010 1,043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 74.42% 65.97% 71.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,066 888 927
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,350 £29,350
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 October 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++.

1 200 (57.64%) Python
2 170 (48.99%) Software Engineering
3 160 (46.11%) Machine Learning
4 154 (44.38%) C#
5 147 (42.36%) Java
6 132 (38.04%) Artificial Intelligence
7 131 (37.75%) Computer Vision
8 127 (36.60%) PhD
9 124 (35.73%) Algorithms
10 119 (34.29%) Mathematics
11 94 (27.09%) Deep Learning
12 90 (25.94%) Linux
13 86 (24.78%) Neural Network
14 73 (21.04%) JavaScript
15 67 (19.31%) Data Science
16 65 (18.73%) Agile Software Development
16 65 (18.73%) Physics
17 64 (18.44%) Multithreading
18 60 (17.29%) C
19 59 (17.00%) Computer Science
20 51 (14.70%) Bayesian Methods
20 51 (14.70%) Natural Language Processing
21 50 (14.41%) R
21 50 (14.41%) Robotics
22 49 (14.12%) Degree
22 49 (14.12%) Git (software)
23 48 (13.83%) TensorFlow
24 43 (12.39%) SQL
24 43 (12.39%) Jenkins
25 42 (12.10%) Boost C++ Libraries

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 9 (2.59%) Confluence
2 3 (0.86%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.58%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.29%) Apache
Applications
1 30 (8.65%) GNU Octave
2 4 (1.15%) Mathematica
2 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.02%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.86%) Skype
2 2 (0.58%) Internet
3 1 (0.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (11.24%) Big Data
2 21 (6.05%) SQL Server
3 18 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (3.17%) Hadoop
4 11 (3.17%) MySQL
5 9 (2.59%) Data Mining
6 7 (2.02%) Apache Hive
6 7 (2.02%) Spotfire
7 3 (0.86%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.58%) BigQuery
8 2 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.58%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 49 (14.12%) Git (software)
2 43 (12.39%) Jenkins
3 34 (9.80%) Subversion
4 32 (9.22%) GitLab
5 12 (3.46%) Selenium
6 9 (2.59%) Cucumber
6 9 (2.59%) JIRA
7 6 (1.73%) JUnit
7 6 (1.73%) Maven
7 6 (1.73%) SoapUI
8 5 (1.44%) CMake
8 5 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.86%) GDB
9 3 (0.86%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.29%) NUnit
10 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.29%) Valgrind
General
1 20 (5.76%) Finance
2 12 (3.46%) Automotive
3 11 (3.17%) Games
4 6 (1.73%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.15%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.58%) Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.29%) Publishing
7 1 (0.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 147 (42.36%) Developer
2 103 (29.68%) Software Engineer
3 85 (24.50%) Software Developer
4 62 (17.87%) C++ Developer
5 53 (15.27%) Computer Engineer
5 53 (15.27%) Computer Vision Engineer
6 47 (13.54%) C++ Software Developer
7 46 (13.26%) C++ Software Engineer
8 45 (12.97%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 32 (9.22%) Data Scientist
10 29 (8.36%) Python Engineer
11 23 (6.63%) Python Developer
11 23 (6.63%) Senior Software Engineer
12 18 (5.19%) Senior Developer
13 17 (4.90%) Product Developer
14 15 (4.32%) Java Developer
15 13 (3.75%) Senior Software Developer
16 12 (3.46%) DevOps Engineer
16 12 (3.46%) JavaScript Engineer
16 12 (3.46%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (14.70%) Natural Language Processing
2 48 (13.83%) TensorFlow
3 42 (12.10%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 40 (11.53%) OpenCV
5 39 (11.24%) STL
6 31 (8.93%) .NET
7 28 (8.07%) HTML
8 26 (7.49%) CSS
9 22 (6.34%) ASP.NET
10 19 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (4.61%) .NET Framework
11 16 (4.61%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (4.61%) jQuery
12 9 (2.59%) Web Services
13 7 (2.02%) Cocoa
13 7 (2.02%) Django
13 7 (2.02%) RESTEasy
13 7 (2.02%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 6 (1.73%) SOAP
15 4 (1.15%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 124 (35.73%) Algorithms
2 59 (17.00%) Computer Science
3 50 (14.41%) Robotics
4 25 (7.20%) CUDA
5 17 (4.90%) Data Structures
6 11 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.31%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (2.02%) Fintech
8 7 (2.02%) User Experience
9 2 (0.58%) ASIC
10 1 (0.29%) GPGPU
10 1 (0.29%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.29%) NHS
10 1 (0.29%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 90 (25.94%) Linux
2 36 (10.37%) Windows
3 14 (4.03%) Android
3 14 (4.03%) Apple iOS
4 11 (3.17%) Unix
5 4 (1.15%) Robot Operating System
5 4 (1.15%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.29%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (48.99%) Software Engineering
2 160 (46.11%) Machine Learning
3 132 (38.04%) Artificial Intelligence
4 131 (37.75%) Computer Vision
5 119 (34.29%) Mathematics
6 94 (27.09%) Deep Learning
7 86 (24.78%) Neural Network
8 67 (19.31%) Data Science
9 65 (18.73%) Agile Software Development
9 65 (18.73%) Physics
10 64 (18.44%) Multithreading
11 51 (14.70%) Bayesian Methods
12 42 (12.10%) Reinforcement Learning
13 41 (11.82%) Data Analysis
13 41 (11.82%) Probabilistic Modelling
14 40 (11.53%) Biology
14 40 (11.53%) Computational Biology
14 40 (11.53%) Computational Linguistics
14 40 (11.53%) Distributed Algorithms
14 40 (11.53%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 200 (57.64%) Python
2 154 (44.38%) C#
3 147 (42.36%) Java
4 73 (21.04%) JavaScript
5 60 (17.29%) C
6 50 (14.41%) R
7 43 (12.39%) SQL
8 40 (11.53%) MATLAB
9 25 (7.20%) Go
10 11 (3.17%) Ruby
11 8 (2.31%) PHP
12 7 (2.02%) Apple Swift
12 7 (2.02%) Delphi
12 7 (2.02%) Kotlin
12 7 (2.02%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.15%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.86%) Perl
14 3 (0.86%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.58%) Haskell
15 2 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 127 (36.60%) PhD
2 49 (14.12%) Degree
3 40 (11.53%) MPhil
4 4 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.86%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (10.37%) QA
2 2 (0.58%) JTAG
System Software
1 26 (7.49%) Docker
2 2 (0.58%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.86%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.58%) Ansible
2 2 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.58%) Puppet
2 2 (0.58%) Salt
3 1 (0.29%) Icinga
3 1 (0.29%) Nagios
3 1 (0.29%) Packer
3 1 (0.29%) Terraform
3 1 (0.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (6.34%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.76%) Google
3 7 (2.02%) Tableau
4 6 (1.73%) Sun
4 6 (1.73%) Talend
5 5 (1.44%) Oracle
6 2 (0.58%) Facebook
7 1 (0.29%) New Relic
7 1 (0.29%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.29%) Twitter