Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 15 15
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 +26
Permanent jobs citing C++ 494 323 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 16.05% 12.20% 12.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.62% 20.40% 21.14%
Number of salaries quoted 383 249 342
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.25% +7.78% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,184 1,583 2,034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 70.98% 59.78% 60.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,823 1,336 1,686
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £65,000 £64,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Oxfordshire

C++
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for C++ in Oxfordshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Oxfordshire

C++
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++ within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 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 +2 260 £52,500 +10.53% 50
Abingdon -3 114 £52,500 +23.53% 14
Kidlington +11 20 £45,000 -18.18%
Banbury -10 9 £50,000 -32.66%
Bicester - 4 £40,000 - 4
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £40,000 - 1
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 335 (67.81%) Python
2 262 (53.04%) Software Engineering
3 209 (42.31%) Java
4 172 (34.82%) Degree
5 167 (33.81%) Linux
6 165 (33.40%) Windows
7 150 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
8 135 (27.33%) Computer Science
9 134 (27.13%) C#
10 129 (26.11%) Amazon AWS
11 116 (23.48%) C
12 101 (20.45%) Algorithms
13 99 (20.04%) Test Automation
13 99 (20.04%) Mathematics
14 86 (17.41%) Qt
14 86 (17.41%) Sophos
15 82 (16.60%) Mentoring
16 81 (16.40%) SQL
16 81 (16.40%) PhD
17 80 (16.19%) Physics
18 71 (14.37%) Machine Learning
19 66 (13.36%) Multithreading
19 66 (13.36%) CUDA
20 61 (12.35%) OO
21 58 (11.74%) QA
22 55 (11.13%) Artificial Intelligence
23 53 (10.73%) Git (software)
24 51 (10.32%) JavaScript
25 48 (9.72%) WinForms
25 48 (9.72%) Coaching

C++
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 15 (3.04%) Confluence
2 13 (2.63%) IIS
3 5 (1.01%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.61%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.61%) DNN
4 3 (0.61%) Drupal
4 3 (0.61%) WordPress
5 2 (0.40%) Apache
5 2 (0.40%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.40%) JBoss
5 2 (0.40%) Jetty
5 2 (0.40%) nginx
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.40%) 3ds Max
2 2 (0.40%) Blender
3 1 (0.20%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.20%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 129 (26.11%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (6.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.21%) SaaS
5 5 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.40%) GitHub
8 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.25%) DNS
2 20 (4.05%) Internet
3 16 (3.24%) Ethernet
3 16 (3.24%) Intrusion Detection
3 16 (3.24%) WAN
4 15 (3.04%) Broadband
4 15 (3.04%) VPN
5 14 (2.83%) Network Security
6 12 (2.43%) HTTP
7 11 (2.23%) SSL
7 11 (2.23%) Wireshark
8 9 (1.82%) SMTP
9 4 (0.81%) BGP
9 4 (0.81%) EIGRP
9 4 (0.81%) LAN
9 4 (0.81%) MPLS
9 4 (0.81%) OSPF
9 4 (0.81%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.81%) VoIP
9 4 (0.81%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (6.48%) Big Data
2 21 (4.25%) NoSQL
3 17 (3.44%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (2.02%) Data Mining
5 9 (1.82%) SQL Server
6 7 (1.42%) MySQL
6 7 (1.42%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.81%) GIS
8 3 (0.61%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.40%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.40%) Text Mining
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 53 (10.73%) Git (software)
2 47 (9.51%) Visual Studio
3 28 (5.67%) Jenkins
3 28 (5.67%) JIRA
4 25 (5.06%) Selenium
5 23 (4.66%) Cucumber
6 20 (4.05%) WinDbg
7 18 (3.64%) JUnit
8 17 (3.44%) JMeter
9 13 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (2.63%) IDA Disassembler
10 11 (2.23%) Bitbucket
11 10 (2.02%) GitLab
11 10 (2.02%) TestRail
12 9 (1.82%) OllyDbg
13 5 (1.01%) HP UFT
13 5 (1.01%) LoadRunner
13 5 (1.01%) Metasploit
13 5 (1.01%) Subversion
13 5 (1.01%) Zephyr
General
1 29 (5.87%) Telecoms
2 22 (4.45%) Automotive
2 22 (4.45%) Electronics
3 21 (4.25%) Retail
4 18 (3.64%) Finance
5 16 (3.24%) Aerospace
6 15 (3.04%) Games
7 7 (1.42%) Marketing
8 3 (0.61%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.40%) Advertising
9 2 (0.40%) Military
10 1 (0.20%) Banking
Job Titles
1 204 (41.30%) Software Engineer
2 119 (24.09%) C++ Software Engineer
3 112 (22.67%) Developer
4 49 (9.92%) Senior Software Engineer
5 46 (9.31%) Software Developer
6 40 (8.10%) C++ Developer
7 33 (6.68%) Graduate
8 31 (6.28%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 28 (5.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 27 (5.47%) Senior Developer
11 24 (4.86%) Analyst
11 24 (4.86%) C++ Software Developer
12 21 (4.25%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
12 21 (4.25%) Junior
12 21 (4.25%) Windows Engineer
13 20 (4.05%) C# Developer
13 20 (4.05%) Development Manager
13 20 (4.05%) Junior Software Engineer
13 20 (4.05%) Python Developer
14 19 (3.85%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (17.41%) Qt
2 48 (9.72%) WinForms
3 42 (8.50%) MFC
4 35 (7.09%) .NET
5 34 (6.88%) Web Services
6 31 (6.28%) OpenGL
7 25 (5.06%) HTML
8 23 (4.66%) Natural Language Processing
9 20 (4.05%) ASP.NET
10 19 (3.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 19 (3.85%) J2EE
11 18 (3.64%) J2SE
12 16 (3.24%) STL
12 16 (3.24%) WPF
13 14 (2.83%) OpenMP
13 14 (2.83%) WCF
13 14 (2.83%) XML
14 13 (2.63%) TensorFlow
14 13 (2.63%) Theano
15 11 (2.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 135 (27.33%) Computer Science
2 101 (20.45%) Algorithms
3 66 (13.36%) CUDA
4 38 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (6.07%) User Experience
6 18 (3.64%) Robotics
7 14 (2.83%) Greenfield Project
8 13 (2.63%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.82%) Blog
10 7 (1.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 7 (1.42%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.21%) Verilog
11 6 (1.21%) VHDL
12 5 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (0.61%) ASIC
13 3 (0.61%) Life Science
13 3 (0.61%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
14 2 (0.40%) Animation
14 2 (0.40%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 167 (33.81%) Linux
2 165 (33.40%) Windows
3 22 (4.45%) Windows Server
4 16 (3.24%) Unix
5 10 (2.02%) VxWorks
6 7 (1.42%) AIX
6 7 (1.42%) Solaris
7 5 (1.01%) CentOS
8 3 (0.61%) Android
8 3 (0.61%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.20%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (53.04%) Software Engineering
2 150 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (20.04%) Mathematics
3 99 (20.04%) Test Automation
4 82 (16.60%) Mentoring
5 80 (16.19%) Physics
6 71 (14.37%) Machine Learning
7 66 (13.36%) Multithreading
8 61 (12.35%) OO
9 55 (11.13%) Artificial Intelligence
10 48 (9.72%) Coaching
11 42 (8.50%) OOD
12 41 (8.30%) Pair Programming
12 41 (8.30%) Regression Testing
13 36 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 36 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (7.09%) TDD
15 31 (6.28%) Cross-Platform Development
16 27 (5.47%) Data Analysis
17 26 (5.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 335 (67.81%) Python
2 209 (42.31%) Java
3 134 (27.13%) C#
4 116 (23.48%) C
5 81 (16.40%) SQL
6 51 (10.32%) JavaScript
7 41 (8.30%) MATLAB
8 40 (8.10%) R
9 38 (7.69%) Perl
10 30 (6.07%) Bash Shell
11 26 (5.26%) Ruby
11 26 (5.26%) Shell Script
12 24 (4.86%) PowerShell
13 19 (3.85%) VBA
14 11 (2.23%) VBScript
15 10 (2.02%) Korn
15 10 (2.02%) PHP
16 6 (1.21%) Julia
16 6 (1.21%) Tcl
17 5 (1.01%) Scala
Qualifications
1 172 (34.82%) Degree
2 81 (16.40%) PhD
3 27 (5.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (3.64%) Security Cleared
5 16 (3.24%) Master's Degree
6 10 (2.02%) DV Cleared
7 8 (1.62%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.20%) CEH
9 1 (0.20%) CHECK Team Leader
9 1 (0.20%) CHECK Team Member
9 1 (0.20%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.20%) Cyber Scheme
9 1 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.20%) OSCP
9 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (11.74%) QA
2 15 (3.04%) ECSS
3 11 (2.23%) SLA
4 3 (0.61%) JTAG
4 3 (0.61%) PMO
5 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.20%) GDPR
5 1 (0.20%) IASME
5 1 (0.20%) IEC 61131
5 1 (0.20%) MISRA
System Software
1 13 (2.63%) Firmware
2 12 (2.43%) Docker
3 10 (2.02%) Hyper-V
3 10 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (2.23%) Ansible
2 11 (2.23%) Puppet
3 5 (1.01%) Nessus
3 5 (1.01%) Nmap
4 3 (0.61%) Nagios
4 3 (0.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 86 (17.41%) Sophos
2 32 (6.48%) Microsoft
3 16 (3.24%) Palo Alto
4 13 (2.63%) Juniper
4 13 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (2.43%) HP
5 12 (2.43%) Perforce
6 11 (2.23%) Progress
7 9 (1.82%) Cadence
8 6 (1.21%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.21%) Capita
9 5 (1.01%) Micro Focus
9 5 (1.01%) Sun
10 4 (0.81%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.81%) Cisco
10 4 (0.81%) Codenomicon
11 3 (0.61%) Google
11 3 (0.61%) Oracle
11 3 (0.61%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.20%) VMware