Period
to 20 April 2018

The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C++ Developer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 144 101
Rank change year-on-year +10 -43 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 51 28 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.62% 1.03% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 1.06% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 44 27 90
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -15.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £53,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 3,073 2,641 3,064
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.65% 97.27% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2,634 2,188 2,547
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £66,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings that featured C++ Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Oxfordshire

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for C++ Developer in Oxfordshire

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ Developer in Oxfordshire

C++ Developer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -6 33 £52,500 +23.53% 7
Kidlington - 9 £45,000 -
Abingdon - 2 £52,500 - 1
Wantage - 1 £45,000 - 1
C++ Developer
South East

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, C++ Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) C++
2 34 (66.67%) Linux
3 33 (64.71%) Mathematics
4 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (47.06%) OO
6 23 (45.10%) CUDA
7 19 (37.25%) OOD
8 18 (35.29%) OpenMP
8 18 (35.29%) Parallel Programming
8 18 (35.29%) Cross-Platform Development
9 15 (29.41%) Windows
9 15 (29.41%) C#
10 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
11 13 (25.49%) TDD
11 13 (25.49%) SDLC
12 11 (21.57%) Physics
12 11 (21.57%) Python
13 10 (19.61%) SQL
13 10 (19.61%) MATLAB
13 10 (19.61%) Unit Testing
14 9 (17.65%) Multithreading
14 9 (17.65%) Degree
14 9 (17.65%) WPF
14 9 (17.65%) Scrum
14 9 (17.65%) WinForms
14 9 (17.65%) .NET
14 9 (17.65%) Visual Studio
14 9 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (15.69%) MVVM
15 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 8 (15.69%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.96%) WiX
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) OpenMP
2 9 (17.65%) .NET
2 9 (17.65%) WinForms
2 9 (17.65%) WPF
3 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
3 8 (15.69%) WCF
4 2 (3.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (3.92%) Matplotlib
4 2 (3.92%) scikit-learn
4 2 (3.92%) SciPy
5 1 (1.96%) DirectX
5 1 (1.96%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.96%) REST
5 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (45.10%) CUDA
2 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.84%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (66.67%) Linux
2 15 (29.41%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Android
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (64.71%) Mathematics
2 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (47.06%) OO
4 19 (37.25%) OOD
5 18 (35.29%) Cross-Platform Development
5 18 (35.29%) Parallel Programming
6 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
7 13 (25.49%) SDLC
7 13 (25.49%) TDD
8 11 (21.57%) Physics
9 10 (19.61%) Unit Testing
10 9 (17.65%) Multithreading
10 9 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (17.65%) Scrum
11 8 (15.69%) MVVM
12 5 (9.80%) Computer Vision
12 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (7.84%) Machine Learning
13 4 (7.84%) Signal Processing
13 4 (7.84%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) C++
2 15 (29.41%) C#
3 11 (21.57%) Python
4 10 (19.61%) MATLAB
4 10 (19.61%) SQL
5 7 (13.73%) Java
6 6 (11.76%) C
7 4 (7.84%) Fortran
8 2 (3.92%) R
9 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.96%) C++/CLI
9 1 (1.96%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) PhD
3 6 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.96%) Perforce