Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 14 17
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3 +14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 260 166 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 16.99% 12.81% 12.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.03% 20.00% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 237 157 192
Oxford median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £63,750 £65,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.25% +7.78% -

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 1,082 830 1,054
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 70.72% 64.04% 65.26%
Number of salaries quoted 986 742 888
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% +2.89% +8.13%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £64,475
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +10.00%

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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for C++.

1 175 (67.31%) Python
2 151 (58.08%) Software Engineering
3 105 (40.38%) Java
4 85 (32.69%) Degree
5 82 (31.54%) Amazon AWS
6 81 (31.15%) Linux
7 80 (30.77%) Algorithms
8 78 (30.00%) Mathematics
9 75 (28.85%) Qt
10 72 (27.69%) Windows
11 70 (26.92%) PhD
12 66 (25.38%) Machine Learning
13 65 (25.00%) Computer Science
14 62 (23.85%) C#
15 61 (23.46%) Physics
16 60 (23.08%) Multithreading
17 58 (22.31%) CUDA
18 55 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
19 44 (16.92%) C
20 42 (16.15%) SQL
21 40 (15.38%) Artificial Intelligence
22 38 (14.62%) Git (software)
22 38 (14.62%) MFC
22 38 (14.62%) OO
23 36 (13.85%) R
24 33 (12.69%) WinForms
25 31 (11.92%) OOD
26 30 (11.54%) JavaScript
27 28 (10.77%) OpenGL
28 26 (10.00%) Visual Studio

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 6 (2.31%) Confluence
2 3 (1.15%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.15%) DNN
3 2 (0.77%) Apache
3 2 (0.77%) Apache Solr
3 2 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.77%) JBoss
3 2 (0.77%) Jetty
3 2 (0.77%) nginx
3 2 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (0.77%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.38%) Drupal
4 1 (0.38%) IIS
4 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.77%) 3ds Max
2 2 (0.77%) Blender
3 1 (0.38%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.38%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 82 (31.54%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.31%) SaaS
4 4 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.77%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.54%) BGP
1 4 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (1.54%) EIGRP
1 4 (1.54%) Firewall
1 4 (1.54%) HSRP
1 4 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (1.54%) IPsec
1 4 (1.54%) LAN
1 4 (1.54%) MPLS
1 4 (1.54%) OSPF
1 4 (1.54%) VoIP
1 4 (1.54%) VRRP
1 4 (1.54%) WAN
2 3 (1.15%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.15%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.15%) VPN
3 2 (0.77%) Network Security
4 1 (0.38%) DNS
4 1 (0.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.69%) Big Data
2 11 (4.23%) NoSQL
3 8 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (2.69%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.54%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.77%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.77%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.77%) MySQL
6 2 (0.77%) Text Mining
7 1 (0.38%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.38%) GIS
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (14.62%) Git (software)
2 26 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 11 (4.23%) Selenium
4 10 (3.85%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.46%) Cucumber
6 6 (2.31%) JIRA
7 5 (1.92%) HP UFT
7 5 (1.92%) LoadRunner
7 5 (1.92%) Zephyr
8 4 (1.54%) JUnit
8 4 (1.54%) Subversion
9 3 (1.15%) JMeter
9 3 (1.15%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.77%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.77%) GDB
10 2 (0.77%) Gradle
11 1 (0.38%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.38%) Metasploit
11 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (7.69%) Automotive
1 20 (7.69%) Retail
2 17 (6.54%) Electronics
3 9 (3.46%) Finance
4 6 (2.31%) Games
4 6 (2.31%) Marketing
5 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.38%) Military
5 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 119 (45.77%) Software Engineer
2 85 (32.69%) C++ Software Engineer
3 56 (21.54%) Developer
4 28 (10.77%) Senior Software Engineer
5 21 (8.08%) C++ Developer
5 21 (8.08%) Graduate
6 20 (7.69%) Development Manager
7 19 (7.31%) Junior
8 18 (6.92%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
8 18 (6.92%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 18 (6.92%) Junior Software Engineer
8 18 (6.92%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 18 (6.92%) Software Developer
9 17 (6.54%) Java Engineer
9 17 (6.54%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
10 14 (5.38%) Senior Developer
11 13 (5.00%) Analyst
11 13 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
11 13 (5.00%) Research Engineer
12 11 (4.23%) Quantitative Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (28.85%) Qt
2 38 (14.62%) MFC
3 33 (12.69%) WinForms
4 28 (10.77%) OpenGL
5 23 (8.85%) Natural Language Processing
6 19 (7.31%) J2EE
7 18 (6.92%) J2SE
8 17 (6.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 13 (5.00%) HTML
9 13 (5.00%) TensorFlow
9 13 (5.00%) Theano
10 12 (4.62%) .NET
10 12 (4.62%) STL
10 12 (4.62%) XML
11 11 (4.23%) Web Services
12 8 (3.08%) OpenMP
13 7 (2.69%) RESTful
14 6 (2.31%) Catalyst
14 6 (2.31%) DBIx::Class
14 6 (2.31%) Moose
Miscellaneous
1 80 (30.77%) Algorithms
2 65 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 58 (22.31%) CUDA
4 23 (8.85%) User Experience
5 18 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.62%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.15%) Robotics
7 3 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.77%) Animation
8 2 (0.77%) ASIC
8 2 (0.77%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.77%) Linked Data
8 2 (0.77%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.38%) Fintech
9 1 (0.38%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.38%) Life Science
9 1 (0.38%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 81 (31.15%) Linux
2 72 (27.69%) Windows
3 9 (3.46%) Unix
4 5 (1.92%) CentOS
5 2 (0.77%) Android
5 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.38%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (58.08%) Software Engineering
2 78 (30.00%) Mathematics
3 66 (25.38%) Machine Learning
4 61 (23.46%) Physics
5 60 (23.08%) Multithreading
6 55 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (15.38%) Artificial Intelligence
8 38 (14.62%) OO
9 31 (11.92%) OOD
10 22 (8.46%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (8.46%) Mentoring
11 21 (8.08%) Cross-Platform Development
11 21 (8.08%) Statistical Modelling
11 21 (8.08%) Test Automation
12 20 (7.69%) Time Management
13 19 (7.31%) Prototyping
14 18 (6.92%) B2B
15 16 (6.15%) SDLC
16 14 (5.38%) Computer Vision
17 13 (5.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 175 (67.31%) Python
2 105 (40.38%) Java
3 62 (23.85%) C#
4 44 (16.92%) C
5 42 (16.15%) SQL
6 36 (13.85%) R
7 30 (11.54%) JavaScript
8 24 (9.23%) MATLAB
9 18 (6.92%) Bash Shell
9 18 (6.92%) VBA
10 14 (5.38%) Perl
11 13 (5.00%) Ruby
12 11 (4.23%) Shell Script
13 9 (3.46%) Korn
14 6 (2.31%) Julia
14 6 (2.31%) Tcl
15 4 (1.54%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.54%) Scala
16 3 (1.15%) PHP
17 2 (0.77%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 85 (32.69%) Degree
2 70 (26.92%) PhD
3 10 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.31%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.92%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.38%) CEH
6 1 (0.38%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (0.38%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (0.38%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.38%) Cyber Scheme
6 1 (0.38%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.38%) OSCP
6 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.08%) QA
2 3 (1.15%) PMO
3 2 (0.77%) JTAG
4 1 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.38%) GDPR
4 1 (0.38%) IASME
System Software
1 5 (1.92%) Firmware
2 4 (1.54%) Docker
3 2 (0.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.15%) Nagios
2 3 (1.15%) SCOM
3 2 (0.77%) Ansible
3 2 (0.77%) Puppet
4 1 (0.38%) Nessus
4 1 (0.38%) Nmap
Vendors
1 9 (3.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (1.92%) Capita
2 5 (1.92%) HP
2 5 (1.92%) Micro Focus
3 4 (1.54%) Atlassian
3 4 (1.54%) CheckPoint
3 4 (1.54%) Cisco
3 4 (1.54%) Palo Alto
3 4 (1.54%) Sun
4 3 (1.15%) Google
4 3 (1.15%) Oracle
4 3 (1.15%) SolarWinds
5 2 (0.77%) Perforce
6 1 (0.38%) Juniper
6 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com