Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 21 13
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8 +23
Permanent jobs citing C++ 425 296 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 13.78% 10.50% 15.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.51% 17.45% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 390 270 365
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +28.21%
10th Percentile £36,500 £27,500 £34,700
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,625 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 2,072 1,696 2,114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 67.16% 60.16% 66.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,884 1,515 1,762
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.36% -6.32% +18.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +8 298 £52,500 +16.67% 58
Abingdon 0 24 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Banbury -11 7 £50,000 +66.67% 2
Bicester - 6 £50,000 - 3
Kidlington -10 2 £45,000 -46.43%
Witney +3 1 £50,000 +66.67% 3
Thame - 1 £50,000 -
Wantage - 1 £45,000 -
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 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++.

1 231 (54.35%) Python
2 203 (47.76%) Software Engineering
3 190 (44.71%) Java
4 146 (34.35%) Machine Learning
5 132 (31.06%) PhD
6 130 (30.59%) Mathematics
7 124 (29.18%) Linux
8 116 (27.29%) C
9 115 (27.06%) C#
9 115 (27.06%) Computer Vision
10 101 (23.76%) Deep Learning
11 96 (22.59%) Algorithms
12 92 (21.65%) Artificial Intelligence
13 85 (20.00%) Computer Science
14 84 (19.76%) Degree
15 80 (18.82%) JavaScript
16 74 (17.41%) Agile Software Development
17 69 (16.24%) Windows
18 68 (16.00%) Physics
19 62 (14.59%) Neural Network
19 62 (14.59%) SDLC
20 57 (13.41%) CUDA
21 56 (13.18%) MATLAB
22 55 (12.94%) Multithreading
22 55 (12.94%) Bayesian Methods
23 54 (12.71%) Data Science
23 54 (12.71%) Natural Language Processing
23 54 (12.71%) Data Analysis
24 50 (11.76%) Analytics
25 44 (10.35%) Big Data

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 (3.53%) Confluence
2 7 (1.65%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.47%) Apache
3 2 (0.47%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (0.47%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (4.24%) GNU Octave
2 4 (0.94%) Mathematica
3 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.71%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 30 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.41%) DNS
1 6 (1.41%) HTTP
1 6 (1.41%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.18%) Ethernet
3 3 (0.71%) Internet
3 3 (0.71%) Modbus
3 3 (0.71%) Network Security
3 3 (0.71%) Skype
4 2 (0.47%) IPv4
4 2 (0.47%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.24%) Broadband
5 1 (0.24%) SMS
5 1 (0.24%) SMTP
5 1 (0.24%) SSL
5 1 (0.24%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (10.35%) Big Data
2 17 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (2.59%) Relational Database
4 8 (1.88%) GIS
5 5 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (0.94%) MySQL
7 3 (0.71%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.71%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.47%) BigQuery
8 2 (0.47%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.24%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 35 (8.24%) Git (software)
2 27 (6.35%) Subversion
3 22 (5.18%) Jenkins
4 19 (4.47%) JIRA
5 16 (3.76%) Selenium
6 15 (3.53%) GDB
7 13 (3.06%) Cucumber
8 11 (2.59%) Visual Studio
9 6 (1.41%) GitLab
9 6 (1.41%) HP UFT
9 6 (1.41%) LoadRunner
9 6 (1.41%) Zephyr
10 5 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.94%) JUnit
11 4 (0.94%) Maven
11 4 (0.94%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.71%) Bugzilla
12 3 (0.71%) CMake
12 3 (0.71%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.71%) Hudson
General
1 38 (8.94%) Finance
2 19 (4.47%) Games
3 12 (2.82%) Aerospace
3 12 (2.82%) Automotive
4 6 (1.41%) Electronics
5 5 (1.18%) Retail
5 5 (1.18%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.71%) Military
Job Titles
1 144 (33.88%) Developer
2 142 (33.41%) Software Engineer
3 80 (18.82%) Software Developer
4 57 (13.41%) C++ Developer
5 52 (12.24%) Computer Engineer
6 49 (11.53%) Computer Vision Engineer
7 46 (10.82%) C++ Software Engineer
8 45 (10.59%) Senior Software Engineer
9 32 (7.53%) C++ Software Developer
10 29 (6.82%) Python Engineer
11 26 (6.12%) Analyst
11 26 (6.12%) Java Developer
12 25 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 23 (5.41%) Data Scientist
14 22 (5.18%) Graduate
15 19 (4.47%) Python Software Engineer
16 17 (4.00%) Senior Developer
17 16 (3.76%) Python Developer
18 15 (3.53%) Java Software Developer
19 14 (3.29%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (12.71%) Natural Language Processing
2 42 (9.88%) TensorFlow
3 33 (7.76%) HTML
4 27 (6.35%) .NET
5 21 (4.94%) OpenCV
6 19 (4.47%) CSS
7 18 (4.24%) ASP.NET
8 17 (4.00%) J2SE
8 17 (4.00%) OpenMP
8 17 (4.00%) STL
9 16 (3.76%) J2EE
10 14 (3.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (3.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 12 (2.82%) Flash
12 11 (2.59%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (2.59%) HTML5
12 11 (2.59%) OpenGL
13 10 (2.35%) .NET Framework
13 10 (2.35%) jQuery
13 10 (2.35%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 96 (22.59%) Algorithms
2 85 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 57 (13.41%) CUDA
4 32 (7.53%) Robotics
5 13 (3.06%) Embedded Systems
6 11 (2.59%) ASIC
7 10 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.35%) Video\Live Streaming
8 9 (2.12%) 3D Graphics
9 8 (1.88%) Fintech
9 8 (1.88%) User Experience
10 6 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (0.94%) CAN bus
12 3 (0.71%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.71%) Device Driver
12 3 (0.71%) State Machine
13 2 (0.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 2 (0.47%) Verilog
13 2 (0.47%) VHDL
14 1 (0.24%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 124 (29.18%) Linux
2 69 (16.24%) Windows
3 17 (4.00%) Unix
4 10 (2.35%) Android
5 8 (1.88%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.88%) Robot Operating System
6 5 (1.18%) CentOS
6 5 (1.18%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.71%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (47.76%) Software Engineering
2 146 (34.35%) Machine Learning
3 130 (30.59%) Mathematics
4 115 (27.06%) Computer Vision
5 101 (23.76%) Deep Learning
6 92 (21.65%) Artificial Intelligence
7 74 (17.41%) Agile Software Development
8 68 (16.00%) Physics
9 62 (14.59%) Neural Network
9 62 (14.59%) SDLC
10 55 (12.94%) Bayesian Methods
10 55 (12.94%) Multithreading
11 54 (12.71%) Data Analysis
11 54 (12.71%) Data Science
12 50 (11.76%) Analytics
13 42 (9.88%) OO
14 40 (9.41%) Reinforcement Learning
15 39 (9.18%) Test Automation
16 36 (8.47%) Image Processing
17 34 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 231 (54.35%) Python
2 190 (44.71%) Java
3 116 (27.29%) C
4 115 (27.06%) C#
5 80 (18.82%) JavaScript
6 56 (13.18%) MATLAB
7 42 (9.88%) R
8 35 (8.24%) SQL
9 14 (3.29%) Bash Shell
10 12 (2.82%) Perl
11 10 (2.35%) Fortran
12 9 (2.12%) Scala
13 6 (1.41%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.18%) Go
15 4 (0.94%) Embedded C
15 4 (0.94%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.71%) Embedded C++
16 3 (0.71%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.71%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.71%) VC++
Qualifications
1 132 (31.06%) PhD
2 84 (19.76%) Degree
3 19 (4.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.65%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.41%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.41%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (8.24%) QA
2 14 (3.29%) JTAG
3 3 (0.71%) MISRA
4 2 (0.47%) GCP
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (3.53%) Firmware
2 7 (1.65%) Docker
2 7 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.41%) Ansible
3 4 (0.94%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.71%) Puppet
5 2 (0.47%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 30 (7.06%) Sun
2 21 (4.94%) Google
3 19 (4.47%) Microsoft
4 13 (3.06%) Capita
5 7 (1.65%) Oracle
5 7 (1.65%) Sophos
5 7 (1.65%) VMware
6 6 (1.41%) HP
6 6 (1.41%) Micro Focus
7 5 (1.18%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.94%) Talend
9 2 (0.47%) Altera
9 2 (0.47%) Atmel
9 2 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.47%) Xilinx
10 1 (0.24%) Cadence
10 1 (0.24%) EMC
10 1 (0.24%) Perforce
10 1 (0.24%) Progress
10 1 (0.24%) Remedy