Period
to 16 August 2017

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 16 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 5 32
Rank change year-on-year -9 +27 -18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 188 288 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 12.64% 20.11% 6.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.67% 27.80% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 176 280 94
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £84,000 £65,113 £56,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.50% +25.00% -5.88%

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 956 1036 819
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 64.29% 72.35% 54.93%
Number of salaries quoted 842 934 683
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +21.95% +2.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £57,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -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 16 August 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Oxford

For the 6 months to 16 August 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++.

1 122 (64.89%) Python
2 90 (47.87%) Java
3 67 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (33.51%) Algorithms
5 62 (32.98%) Software Engineering
6 60 (31.91%) C
6 60 (31.91%) Machine Learning
7 52 (27.66%) Degree
8 51 (27.13%) C#
8 51 (27.13%) Linux
9 50 (26.60%) PhD
10 46 (24.47%) .NET
11 45 (23.94%) Computer Science
12 40 (21.28%) Test Automation
13 37 (19.68%) Amazon AWS
14 35 (18.62%) Mathematics
14 35 (18.62%) Ruby
14 35 (18.62%) Artificial Intelligence
15 34 (18.09%) Git (software)
15 34 (18.09%) SQL
16 32 (17.02%) Scrum
16 32 (17.02%) Big Data
17 31 (16.49%) MATLAB
18 29 (15.43%) Mentoring
19 28 (14.89%) QA
20 27 (14.36%) Selenium
20 27 (14.36%) Multithreading
20 27 (14.36%) OO
21 26 (13.83%) Physics
22 25 (13.30%) Image Processing

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 20 (10.64%) Apache
1 20 (10.64%) Apache Spark
2 18 (9.57%) Apache Solr
2 18 (9.57%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (5.32%) WordPress
4 9 (4.79%) Drupal
4 9 (4.79%) Jetty
4 9 (4.79%) nginx
4 9 (4.79%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.53%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.06%) Simulink
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 37 (19.68%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (4.79%) Amazon EMR
4 8 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.72%) Network Security
2 6 (3.19%) Ethernet
2 6 (3.19%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.13%) BGP
3 4 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (2.13%) EIGRP
3 4 (2.13%) Firewall
3 4 (2.13%) HSRP
3 4 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (2.13%) IPsec
3 4 (2.13%) LAN
3 4 (2.13%) MPLS
3 4 (2.13%) OSPF
3 4 (2.13%) VoIP
3 4 (2.13%) VPN
3 4 (2.13%) VRRP
3 4 (2.13%) WAN
4 1 (0.53%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.02%) Big Data
2 18 (9.57%) Text Mining
3 13 (6.91%) SQL Server
4 11 (5.85%) MySQL
5 10 (5.32%) Data Mining
6 6 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.13%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.13%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.60%) GIS
9 2 (1.06%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.53%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 34 (18.09%) Git (software)
2 27 (14.36%) Selenium
3 12 (6.38%) Cucumber
3 12 (6.38%) JUnit
4 10 (5.32%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.79%) Gradle
5 9 (4.79%) Subversion
6 8 (4.26%) Visual Studio
7 7 (3.72%) Ant
7 7 (3.72%) Maven
8 4 (2.13%) JMeter
8 4 (2.13%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.60%) Metasploit
10 1 (0.53%) GDB
10 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (5.85%) Automotive
2 10 (5.32%) Electronics
3 9 (4.79%) Games
4 8 (4.26%) Finance
4 8 (4.26%) Publishing
5 4 (2.13%) Marketing
5 4 (2.13%) Retail
6 3 (1.60%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.53%) Advertising
8 1 (0.53%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 70 (37.23%) Developer
2 27 (14.36%) C++ Developer
3 26 (13.83%) Software Engineer
4 21 (11.17%) Software Developer
5 19 (10.11%) Development Manager
5 19 (10.11%) QA Engineer
5 19 (10.11%) Test Engineer
6 16 (8.51%) Research Engineer
7 15 (7.98%) C# Developer
7 15 (7.98%) C++ Software Engineer
7 15 (7.98%) Java Engineer
8 12 (6.38%) Algorithm Engineer
8 12 (6.38%) Analyst
8 12 (6.38%) C++ Software Developer
8 12 (6.38%) Tester
9 11 (5.85%) QA Test Engineer
10 10 (5.32%) Computer Engineer
10 10 (5.32%) Computer Vision Engineer
10 10 (5.32%) Test Automation Engineer
11 9 (4.79%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (24.47%) .NET
2 24 (12.77%) Natural Language Processing
3 23 (12.23%) Web Services
4 20 (10.64%) HTML
5 18 (9.57%) Kafka
5 18 (9.57%) Lucene
6 16 (8.51%) RESTful
7 12 (6.38%) Qt
8 11 (5.85%) AngularJS
8 11 (5.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (5.85%) CSS
8 11 (5.85%) HTML5
8 11 (5.85%) jQuery
9 10 (5.32%) ASP.NET
9 10 (5.32%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (4.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (4.79%) Elastic Stack
10 9 (4.79%) STL
11 8 (4.26%) OpenGL
12 7 (3.72%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 63 (33.51%) Algorithms
2 45 (23.94%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.98%) Mobile App
4 10 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.79%) CUDA
5 9 (4.79%) Linked Data
6 6 (3.19%) User Experience
7 4 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.60%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.06%) Life Science
9 2 (1.06%) Robotics
10 1 (0.53%) Arduino
10 1 (0.53%) ASIC
10 1 (0.53%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 51 (27.13%) Linux
2 20 (10.64%) Windows
3 13 (6.91%) Apple iOS
4 12 (6.38%) Android
5 3 (1.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (32.98%) Software Engineering
3 60 (31.91%) Machine Learning
4 40 (21.28%) Test Automation
5 35 (18.62%) Artificial Intelligence
5 35 (18.62%) Mathematics
6 32 (17.02%) Scrum
7 29 (15.43%) Mentoring
8 27 (14.36%) Multithreading
8 27 (14.36%) OO
9 26 (13.83%) Physics
10 25 (13.30%) Image Processing
11 20 (10.64%) TDD
12 19 (10.11%) Computer Vision
13 18 (9.57%) Continuous Deployment
13 18 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (9.57%) Information Retrieval
14 16 (8.51%) MVC
15 14 (7.45%) Visualisation
16 13 (6.91%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 122 (64.89%) Python
2 90 (47.87%) Java
3 60 (31.91%) C
4 51 (27.13%) C#
5 35 (18.62%) Ruby
6 34 (18.09%) SQL
7 31 (16.49%) MATLAB
8 25 (13.30%) JavaScript
9 24 (12.77%) Bash Shell
10 20 (10.64%) R
11 18 (9.57%) Scala
12 17 (9.04%) Perl
13 16 (8.51%) Shell Script
14 15 (7.98%) PHP
15 11 (5.85%) PowerShell
16 9 (4.79%) Korn
17 8 (4.26%) Embedded C++
18 6 (3.19%) VB
19 4 (2.13%) Tcl
20 3 (1.60%) Julia
Qualifications
1 52 (27.66%) Degree
2 50 (26.60%) PhD
3 9 (4.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (4.26%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (4.26%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.66%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.60%) CEH
6 3 (1.60%) CHECK Team Leader
6 3 (1.60%) CHECK Team Member
6 3 (1.60%) CREST Certified
6 3 (1.60%) Cyber Scheme
6 3 (1.60%) OSCP
6 3 (1.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (14.89%) QA
2 4 (2.13%) PMO
3 2 (1.06%) IEC 62304
3 2 (1.06%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.53%) GDPR
4 1 (0.53%) IASME
4 1 (0.53%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (4.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (3.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.13%) Nagios
1 4 (2.13%) SCOM
2 3 (1.60%) Nessus
2 3 (1.60%) Nmap
Vendors
1 17 (9.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.19%) Sun
3 4 (2.13%) CheckPoint
3 4 (2.13%) Cisco
3 4 (2.13%) Google
3 4 (2.13%) Palo Alto
3 4 (2.13%) SolarWinds
4 1 (0.53%) Xamarin