Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 21 9
Rank change year-on-year +9 -12 +23
Permanent jobs citing C++ 257 130 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 15.92% 9.60% 17.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.38% 15.37% 26.28%
Number of salaries quoted 243 129 251
Oxford median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,500 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £61,750 £70,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +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 1,099 846 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 68.09% 62.48% 68.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,029 762 886
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.05% +11.18%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £64,625
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

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 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 April 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++.

1 167 (64.98%) Python
2 136 (52.92%) Software Engineering
3 96 (37.35%) Java
4 84 (32.68%) Machine Learning
5 83 (32.30%) Linux
5 83 (32.30%) Mathematics
6 80 (31.13%) PhD
7 65 (25.29%) Algorithms
8 63 (24.51%) Degree
9 62 (24.12%) Computer Science
10 60 (23.35%) Amazon AWS
11 59 (22.96%) CUDA
12 58 (22.57%) Agile Software Development
12 58 (22.57%) Windows
13 55 (21.40%) C#
14 49 (19.07%) Qt
15 48 (18.68%) Physics
15 48 (18.68%) Multithreading
15 48 (18.68%) Artificial Intelligence
15 48 (18.68%) Computer Vision
16 47 (18.29%) Deep Learning
17 45 (17.51%) C
18 38 (14.79%) OO
19 35 (13.62%) Neural Network
20 34 (13.23%) Git (software)
21 31 (12.06%) SQL
22 30 (11.67%) JavaScript
22 30 (11.67%) Natural Language Processing
23 28 (10.89%) OOD
23 28 (10.89%) Continuous Integration

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 11 (4.28%) Confluence
2 3 (1.17%) Apache
2 3 (1.17%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.78%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.39%) DNN
4 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.39%) IIS
4 1 (0.39%) JBoss
4 1 (0.39%) Jetty
4 1 (0.39%) nginx
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (2.33%) GNU Octave
2 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.78%) 3ds Max
3 2 (0.78%) Blender
4 1 (0.39%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 60 (23.35%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.56%) SaaS
3 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.17%) DNS
2 2 (0.78%) Ethernet
2 2 (0.78%) HTTP
2 2 (0.78%) IPv4
2 2 (0.78%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.73%) Big Data
2 5 (1.95%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.17%) GIS
4 3 (1.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.78%) BigQuery
5 2 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.39%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.39%) MySQL
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.39%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (13.23%) Git (software)
2 20 (7.78%) Visual Studio
3 11 (4.28%) JIRA
3 11 (4.28%) Selenium
3 11 (4.28%) Subversion
4 10 (3.89%) Cucumber
4 10 (3.89%) HP UFT
4 10 (3.89%) Jenkins
4 10 (3.89%) LoadRunner
4 10 (3.89%) Zephyr
5 9 (3.50%) GDB
6 1 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.39%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.39%) GitLab
6 1 (0.39%) Gradle
General
1 13 (5.06%) Finance
1 13 (5.06%) Retail
2 12 (4.67%) Electronics
3 10 (3.89%) Automotive
3 10 (3.89%) Games
4 4 (1.56%) Military
5 3 (1.17%) Marketing
6 2 (0.78%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 103 (40.08%) Software Engineer
2 74 (28.79%) Developer
3 63 (24.51%) C++ Software Engineer
4 33 (12.84%) C++ Developer
5 27 (10.51%) Software Developer
6 25 (9.73%) Senior Software Engineer
7 20 (7.78%) Computer Engineer
8 19 (7.39%) Computer Vision Engineer
8 19 (7.39%) Graduate
9 17 (6.61%) Analyst
9 17 (6.61%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 16 (6.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 15 (5.84%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
11 15 (5.84%) Senior Developer
12 14 (5.45%) Java Engineer
12 14 (5.45%) Java Software Engineer
13 13 (5.06%) C++ Software Developer
13 13 (5.06%) Java Developer
14 12 (4.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 12 (4.67%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (19.07%) Qt
2 30 (11.67%) Natural Language Processing
3 26 (10.12%) MFC
4 18 (7.00%) OpenGL
4 18 (7.00%) TensorFlow
5 17 (6.61%) J2EE
5 17 (6.61%) J2SE
5 17 (6.61%) WinForms
6 14 (5.45%) OpenMP
7 12 (4.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 12 (4.67%) STL
7 12 (4.67%) XML
8 10 (3.89%) Gherkin
9 9 (3.50%) Flash
10 8 (3.11%) Theano
11 7 (2.72%) HTML
12 6 (2.33%) RESTful
13 5 (1.95%) .NET
13 5 (1.95%) OpenCV
14 4 (1.56%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 65 (25.29%) Algorithms
2 62 (24.12%) Computer Science
3 59 (22.96%) CUDA
4 16 (6.23%) Robotics
5 14 (5.45%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (5.06%) User Experience
7 12 (4.67%) Client/Server
8 11 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (3.50%) ASIC
9 9 (3.50%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (2.72%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.78%) Animation
11 2 (0.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (0.78%) Verilog
11 2 (0.78%) VHDL
12 1 (0.39%) Arduino
12 1 (0.39%) Fintech
12 1 (0.39%) Linked Data
12 1 (0.39%) Raspberry Pi
12 1 (0.39%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 83 (32.30%) Linux
2 58 (22.57%) Windows
3 14 (5.45%) Unix
4 9 (3.50%) CentOS
5 6 (2.33%) Robot Operating System
6 2 (0.78%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.39%) Android
7 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (52.92%) Software Engineering
2 84 (32.68%) Machine Learning
3 83 (32.30%) Mathematics
4 58 (22.57%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (18.68%) Artificial Intelligence
5 48 (18.68%) Computer Vision
5 48 (18.68%) Multithreading
5 48 (18.68%) Physics
6 47 (18.29%) Deep Learning
7 38 (14.79%) OO
8 35 (13.62%) Neural Network
9 28 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (10.89%) OOD
10 24 (9.34%) Bayesian Methods
10 24 (9.34%) Cross-Platform Development
11 23 (8.95%) Test Automation
12 21 (8.17%) TDD
13 20 (7.78%) Data Science
14 19 (7.39%) Data Analysis
14 19 (7.39%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 167 (64.98%) Python
2 96 (37.35%) Java
3 55 (21.40%) C#
4 45 (17.51%) C
5 31 (12.06%) SQL
6 30 (11.67%) JavaScript
7 26 (10.12%) R
8 25 (9.73%) MATLAB
9 13 (5.06%) Perl
10 11 (4.28%) Bash Shell
10 11 (4.28%) VBA
11 9 (3.50%) Scala
12 7 (2.72%) Fortran
13 5 (1.95%) Tcl
14 3 (1.17%) Java 8
14 3 (1.17%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.78%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.78%) Embedded C++
15 2 (0.78%) PHP
16 1 (0.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 80 (31.13%) PhD
2 63 (24.51%) Degree
3 10 (3.89%) ISTQB
4 9 (3.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.39%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.78%) QA
2 9 (3.50%) JTAG
System Software
1 13 (5.06%) Firmware
2 4 (1.56%) Docker
3 1 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (3.89%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.78%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.39%) Ansible
3 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (3.89%) HP
1 10 (3.89%) Micro Focus
2 8 (3.11%) Atlassian
3 5 (1.95%) Capita
4 4 (1.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.56%) Oracle
5 2 (0.78%) Altera
5 2 (0.78%) Atmel
5 2 (0.78%) Google
5 2 (0.78%) Xilinx
6 1 (0.39%) NVIDIA
6 1 (0.39%) Perforce
6 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com