Period
to 16 August 2017

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

C++
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 11 34
Rank change year-on-year -6 +23 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 326 517 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 11.56% 16.50% 6.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.72% 24.70% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 290 365 158
Oxfordshire median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +25.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,200 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,625 £68,350 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1741 2093 1631
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 61.76% 66.80% 54.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1520 1716 1366
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%

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 16 August 2017.

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 16 August 2017. 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 -9 188 £47,500 -5.00% 17
Banbury +13 46 £30,000 -31.03%
Abingdon -11 15 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Kidlington +10 12 £84,000 +86.67% 1
Henley-on-Thames +4 11 £35,000 -39.13% 1
Wallingford +14 2 £43,750 +2.94%
Witney - 2 £35,000 -
Eynsham - 1 £37,500 -
C++
South East

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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 183 (56.13%) Python
2 159 (48.77%) Java
3 150 (46.01%) C
4 142 (43.56%) Computer Science
5 129 (39.57%) Degree
6 126 (38.65%) Software Engineering
7 98 (30.06%) Linux
8 90 (27.61%) Windows
9 77 (23.62%) Agile Software Development
10 72 (22.09%) C#
10 72 (22.09%) Algorithms
11 69 (21.17%) Security Cleared
12 63 (19.33%) Machine Learning
13 62 (19.02%) Telecoms
14 57 (17.48%) PhD
14 57 (17.48%) DV Cleared
15 56 (17.18%) VxWorks
16 55 (16.87%) .NET
16 55 (16.87%) Test Automation
17 54 (16.56%) Cybersecurity
18 53 (16.26%) Shell Script
19 49 (15.03%) Amazon AWS
20 45 (13.80%) Ruby
21 42 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
22 41 (12.58%) Mathematics
22 41 (12.58%) Software Testing
23 40 (12.27%) SQL
24 39 (11.96%) Microsoft
24 39 (11.96%) Git (software)
25 38 (11.66%) Artificial Intelligence

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 20 (6.13%) Apache
1 20 (6.13%) Apache Spark
2 18 (5.52%) Apache Solr
2 18 (5.52%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (3.68%) WordPress
4 9 (2.76%) Drupal
4 9 (2.76%) Jetty
4 9 (2.76%) nginx
4 9 (2.76%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.23%) Confluence
6 2 (0.61%) CMS
7 1 (0.31%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Simulink
2 2 (0.61%) Mathcad
2 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 49 (15.03%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (5.52%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.76%) Amazon EMR
5 7 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.23%) SaaS
7 3 (0.92%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.60%) Network Security
2 12 (3.68%) Ethernet
3 9 (2.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (2.76%) VPN
3 9 (2.76%) WAN
4 8 (2.45%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.53%) DHCP
5 5 (1.53%) DNS
5 5 (1.53%) Internet
6 4 (1.23%) BGP
6 4 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (1.23%) EIGRP
6 4 (1.23%) Firewall
6 4 (1.23%) HSRP
6 4 (1.23%) IPsec
6 4 (1.23%) LAN
6 4 (1.23%) MPLS
6 4 (1.23%) OSPF
6 4 (1.23%) VoIP
6 4 (1.23%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.12%) Big Data
2 22 (6.75%) SQL Server
3 19 (5.83%) Text Mining
4 17 (5.21%) MySQL
5 11 (3.37%) Data Mining
6 10 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.84%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.23%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.92%) GIS
9 3 (0.92%) InfluxDB
10 2 (0.61%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.31%) QGIS
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 39 (11.96%) Git (software)
2 33 (10.12%) Selenium
3 18 (5.52%) Cucumber
3 18 (5.52%) JUnit
4 16 (4.91%) Visual Studio
5 14 (4.29%) Subversion
6 11 (3.37%) Jenkins
7 10 (3.07%) JMeter
8 9 (2.76%) Gradle
9 7 (2.15%) Ant
9 7 (2.15%) JIRA
9 7 (2.15%) Maven
10 5 (1.53%) Metasploit
11 4 (1.23%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.61%) GDB
12 2 (0.61%) IDA Disassembler
13 1 (0.31%) CMake
13 1 (0.31%) GCC
13 1 (0.31%) GNU Toolchain
13 1 (0.31%) Hudson
General
1 62 (19.02%) Telecoms
2 20 (6.13%) Finance
3 15 (4.60%) Marketing
4 12 (3.68%) Electronics
5 11 (3.37%) Automotive
5 11 (3.37%) Legal
6 10 (3.07%) Games
7 8 (2.45%) Publishing
8 6 (1.84%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.84%) Law
9 5 (1.53%) Advertising
9 5 (1.53%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.23%) Retail
11 2 (0.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 134 (41.10%) Developer
2 67 (20.55%) Software Developer
3 49 (15.03%) Software Engineer
4 46 (14.11%) C++ Developer
5 40 (12.27%) Graduate
6 37 (11.35%) Analyst
6 37 (11.35%) Junior
7 34 (10.43%) Junior Developer
8 30 (9.20%) Graduate Developer
8 30 (9.20%) Graduate Software Developer
9 29 (8.90%) Junior Software Developer
10 28 (8.59%) C++ Software Developer
10 28 (8.59%) C++ Software Engineer
11 27 (8.28%) Administrator
11 27 (8.28%) IT Administrator
11 27 (8.28%) IT Graduate
12 23 (7.06%) Security Analyst
13 22 (6.75%) Cybersecurity Analyst
13 22 (6.75%) Senior Analyst
14 21 (6.44%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (16.87%) .NET
2 29 (8.90%) Web Services
3 26 (7.98%) HTML
4 24 (7.36%) Natural Language Processing
5 18 (5.52%) Kafka
5 18 (5.52%) Lucene
6 17 (5.21%) ASP.NET
6 17 (5.21%) Qt
7 16 (4.91%) CSS
7 16 (4.91%) jQuery
7 16 (4.91%) RESTful
8 14 (4.29%) HTML5
9 12 (3.68%) AngularJS
9 12 (3.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (3.37%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (3.07%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (2.76%) Elastic Stack
12 9 (2.76%) STL
13 8 (2.45%) OpenGL
13 8 (2.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 142 (43.56%) Computer Science
2 72 (22.09%) Algorithms
3 42 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (7.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 16 (4.91%) Mobile App
6 13 (3.99%) Smartphone
7 11 (3.37%) Social Media
8 9 (2.76%) CUDA
8 9 (2.76%) Linked Data
9 7 (2.15%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (1.84%) User Experience
11 5 (1.53%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (1.53%) Robotics
12 4 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.92%) Replication
14 2 (0.61%) Device Driver
14 2 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
14 2 (0.61%) Life Science
14 2 (0.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 98 (30.06%) Linux
2 90 (27.61%) Windows
3 56 (17.18%) VxWorks
4 28 (8.59%) Android
5 16 (4.91%) Apple iOS
6 11 (3.37%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.53%) CentOS
7 5 (1.53%) Unix
8 3 (0.92%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (38.65%) Software Engineering
2 77 (23.62%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (19.33%) Machine Learning
4 55 (16.87%) Test Automation
5 54 (16.56%) Cybersecurity
6 41 (12.58%) Mathematics
6 41 (12.58%) Software Testing
7 38 (11.66%) Artificial Intelligence
8 37 (11.35%) Scrum
9 35 (10.74%) Mentoring
10 34 (10.43%) OO
11 31 (9.51%) Penetration Testing
11 31 (9.51%) Physics
12 30 (9.20%) Ethical Hacking
12 30 (9.20%) Source Code Analysis
13 27 (8.28%) Computer Vision
13 27 (8.28%) Multithreading
14 25 (7.67%) Image Processing
15 24 (7.36%) Line Management
16 23 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 183 (56.13%) Python
2 159 (48.77%) Java
3 150 (46.01%) C
4 72 (22.09%) C#
5 53 (16.26%) Shell Script
6 45 (13.80%) Ruby
7 40 (12.27%) SQL
8 34 (10.43%) MATLAB
9 32 (9.82%) Bash Shell
10 29 (8.90%) JavaScript
11 27 (8.28%) Perl
12 23 (7.06%) PHP
12 23 (7.06%) Scala
13 20 (6.13%) R
14 14 (4.29%) VB
15 11 (3.37%) PowerShell
16 10 (3.07%) Korn
17 9 (2.76%) Embedded C++
18 8 (2.45%) VBA
19 5 (1.53%) Rust
Qualifications
1 129 (39.57%) Degree
2 69 (21.17%) Security Cleared
3 57 (17.48%) DV Cleared
3 57 (17.48%) PhD
4 24 (7.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (3.07%) Master's Degree
5 10 (3.07%) Numerate Degree
6 7 (2.15%) CEH
6 7 (2.15%) OSCP
7 4 (1.23%) GIAC
8 3 (0.92%) CHECK Team Leader
8 3 (0.92%) CHECK Team Member
8 3 (0.92%) CREST Certified
8 3 (0.92%) Cyber Scheme
8 3 (0.92%) GPEN
8 3 (0.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (11.35%) QA
2 4 (1.23%) PMO
3 3 (0.92%) ECSS
4 2 (0.61%) IEC 62304
4 2 (0.61%) ISO 13485
4 2 (0.61%) JTAG
5 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.31%) GDPR
5 1 (0.31%) IASME
5 1 (0.31%) IEC 61131
5 1 (0.31%) MISRA
System Software
1 30 (9.20%) Virtual Machines
2 29 (8.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (1.84%) Firmware
5 4 (1.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 29 (8.90%) Ansible
2 9 (2.76%) Nessus
2 9 (2.76%) Nmap
3 4 (1.23%) Defensics
3 4 (1.23%) Nagios
3 4 (1.23%) OpenVAS
3 4 (1.23%) SCOM
4 3 (0.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (11.96%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.90%) VMware
3 9 (2.76%) Palo Alto
4 8 (2.45%) Sun
5 6 (1.84%) Codenomicon
6 5 (1.53%) Juniper
7 4 (1.23%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.23%) Cisco
7 4 (1.23%) Coverity
7 4 (1.23%) Google
7 4 (1.23%) Qualys
7 4 (1.23%) SolarWinds
8 3 (0.92%) Huawei
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle
9 1 (0.31%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.31%) Sybase
9 1 (0.31%) Xamarin