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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 5 33
Rank change year-on-year -23 +28  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 57 128 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 8.10% 20.81% 6.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 29.77% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 56 119 41
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 456 430 412
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 64.77% 69.92% 54.14%
Number of salaries quoted 417 404 357
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, 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 77 (63.11%) Python
2 61 (50.00%) Degree
3 51 (41.80%) C#
3 51 (41.80%) Java
4 46 (37.70%) Algorithms
5 45 (36.89%) Machine Learning
6 43 (35.25%) MATLAB
7 39 (31.97%) Computer Science
8 38 (31.15%) Physics
9 37 (30.33%) Software Engineering
9 37 (30.33%) Linux
10 35 (28.69%) SQL
10 35 (28.69%) PhD
11 33 (27.05%) Git (software)
12 32 (26.23%) .NET
13 29 (23.77%) JavaScript
13 29 (23.77%) Mathematics
14 26 (21.31%) Ruby
15 24 (19.67%) R
16 23 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (17.21%) STL
17 21 (17.21%) Big Data
17 21 (17.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 19 (15.57%) PHP
18 19 (15.57%) Multithreading
19 18 (14.75%) C
19 18 (14.75%) OO
20 16 (13.11%) Subversion
21 15 (12.30%) Image Processing
21 15 (12.30%) OpenCV

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 (4.92%) Apache
1 6 (4.92%) Drupal
1 6 (4.92%) Jetty
1 6 (4.92%) nginx
1 6 (4.92%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.10%) WordPress
3 2 (1.64%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.64%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.82%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 7 (5.74%) GNU Octave
2 2 (1.64%) Simulink
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.64%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.56%) RTSP
2 6 (4.92%) DNS
2 6 (4.92%) Ethernet
2 6 (4.92%) Internet
3 5 (4.10%) BGP
4 3 (2.46%) Modbus
5 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.82%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.82%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.21%) Big Data
2 11 (9.02%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.74%) MySQL
4 4 (3.28%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.28%) OLAP
5 2 (1.64%) Text Mining
6 1 (0.82%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.82%) GIS
6 1 (0.82%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.82%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 33 (27.05%) Git (software)
2 16 (13.11%) Subversion
3 8 (6.56%) CMake
4 6 (4.92%) Gradle
5 4 (3.28%) Maven
5 4 (3.28%) Selenium
6 3 (2.46%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.64%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.64%) JIRA
8 1 (0.82%) IDA Disassembler
8 1 (0.82%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.82%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 9 (7.38%) Automotive
2 8 (6.56%) Electronics
3 5 (4.10%) Advertising
4 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.46%) Banking
5 3 (2.46%) Finance
5 3 (2.46%) Marketing
6 2 (1.64%) Publishing
7 1 (0.82%) Games
7 1 (0.82%) Local Government
7 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 76 (62.30%) Developer
2 24 (19.67%) C++ Developer
3 20 (16.39%) C# Developer
4 16 (13.11%) Software Developer
5 14 (11.48%) C++ Software Developer
6 12 (9.84%) Software Engineer
7 11 (9.02%) Applications Developer
7 11 (9.02%) Java Developer
8 10 (8.20%) Development Engineer
9 9 (7.38%) Algorithm Engineer
9 9 (7.38%) Research Engineer
10 8 (6.56%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (6.56%) C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (5.74%) .NET Applications Developer
11 7 (5.74%) .NET Developer
11 7 (5.74%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (5.74%) C# Application Developer
11 7 (5.74%) Computer Engineer
11 7 (5.74%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.23%) .NET
2 21 (17.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 21 (17.21%) STL
3 15 (12.30%) OpenCV
4 12 (9.84%) HTML
4 12 (9.84%) OpenGL
5 11 (9.02%) ASP.NET
5 11 (9.02%) CSS
6 10 (8.20%) OpenCL
7 8 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (6.56%) Django
7 8 (6.56%) Flask
7 8 (6.56%) jQuery
7 8 (6.56%) Qt
8 7 (5.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (5.74%) HTML5
9 6 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (4.92%) RESTful
9 6 (4.92%) Spring
9 6 (4.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 46 (37.70%) Algorithms
2 39 (31.97%) Computer Science
3 14 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (9.84%) CUDA
5 9 (7.38%) Robotics
6 8 (6.56%) GPGPU
7 6 (4.92%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.46%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.64%) Life Science
9 2 (1.64%) Linked Data
10 1 (0.82%) Animation
10 1 (0.82%) Arduino
10 1 (0.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.82%) NHS
10 1 (0.82%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (30.33%) Linux
2 11 (9.02%) Android
3 10 (8.20%) Windows
4 9 (7.38%) Unix
5 8 (6.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.82%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.82%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (36.89%) Machine Learning
2 38 (31.15%) Physics
3 37 (30.33%) Software Engineering
4 29 (23.77%) Mathematics
5 23 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (15.57%) Multithreading
7 18 (14.75%) OO
8 15 (12.30%) Image Processing
9 12 (9.84%) Kanban
9 12 (9.84%) Unit Testing
10 11 (9.02%) Android Development
11 10 (8.20%) Signal Processing
12 9 (7.38%) Data Modelling
12 9 (7.38%) Logistics
12 9 (7.38%) Scrum
13 8 (6.56%) MVC
14 7 (5.74%) iOS Development
14 7 (5.74%) Migration
14 7 (5.74%) Open Source
14 7 (5.74%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 77 (63.11%) Python
2 51 (41.80%) C#
2 51 (41.80%) Java
3 43 (35.25%) MATLAB
4 35 (28.69%) SQL
5 29 (23.77%) JavaScript
6 26 (21.31%) Ruby
7 24 (19.67%) R
8 19 (15.57%) PHP
9 18 (14.75%) C
10 13 (10.66%) PowerShell
11 9 (7.38%) Bash Shell
12 6 (4.92%) Embedded C
12 6 (4.92%) Scala
13 4 (3.28%) Embedded C++
13 4 (3.28%) Perl
14 3 (2.46%) VB
15 2 (1.64%) Delphi
15 2 (1.64%) Fortran
15 2 (1.64%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 61 (50.00%) Degree
2 35 (28.69%) PhD
3 1 (0.82%) CEH
3 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.82%) GIAC
3 1 (0.82%) OSCP
3 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.56%) HL7
2 2 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.92%) Firmware
2 2 (1.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) Defensics
1 1 (0.82%) Nessus
1 1 (0.82%) Nmap
1 1 (0.82%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 8 (6.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.28%) EMC
3 3 (2.46%) Apple
4 1 (0.82%) Codenomicon
4 1 (0.82%) Coverity
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle
4 1 (0.82%) Qualys
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