Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 16 19
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 +20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 451 442 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 15.25% 15.06% 9.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.34% 23.17% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 375 344 267
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £65,788 £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 2019 1908 1898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 68.26% 65.03% 56.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1608 1582
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +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 18 November 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 18 November 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 -1 261 £49,750 -0.50% 20
Abingdon -2 74 £52,500 +10.53%
Banbury +6 19 £30,000 -38.14%
Kidlington +15 16 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Henley-on-Thames - 6 £40,000 -
Bicester - 2 £34,250 - 1
Wallingford - 2 £43,750 -
Witney - 1 £40,000 -
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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++.

1 298 (66.08%) Python
2 212 (47.01%) Software Engineering
3 203 (45.01%) Java
4 168 (37.25%) Degree
5 150 (33.26%) Computer Science
6 149 (33.04%) C
7 144 (31.93%) Agile Software Development
8 126 (27.94%) Linux
9 117 (25.94%) Amazon AWS
10 115 (25.50%) C#
11 112 (24.83%) Windows
12 103 (22.84%) Algorithms
13 95 (21.06%) Test Automation
14 80 (17.74%) Mentoring
15 79 (17.52%) Machine Learning
16 73 (16.19%) PhD
17 69 (15.30%) Mathematics
18 64 (14.19%) SQL
19 63 (13.97%) Qt
20 62 (13.75%) Artificial Intelligence
21 61 (13.53%) Physics
22 54 (11.97%) QA
22 54 (11.97%) Git (software)
23 48 (10.64%) .NET
24 47 (10.42%) Ruby
24 47 (10.42%) Multithreading
25 46 (10.20%) Web Services
25 46 (10.20%) OO
25 46 (10.20%) Microsoft
26 43 (9.53%) MATLAB

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 (3.33%) Apache Spark
2 14 (3.10%) Apache
3 12 (2.66%) Apache Solr
3 12 (2.66%) Confluence
3 12 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (1.77%) WordPress
5 7 (1.55%) IIS
6 6 (1.33%) Drupal
7 5 (1.11%) Jetty
7 5 (1.11%) nginx
7 5 (1.11%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.44%) DNN
8 2 (0.44%) JBoss
8 2 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.44%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.22%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.22%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 3 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 117 (25.94%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (5.99%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.33%) SaaS
6 5 (1.11%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (0.67%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.44%) GitHub
9 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.10%) Network Security
2 20 (4.43%) Ethernet
2 20 (4.43%) Intrusion Detection
2 20 (4.43%) WAN
3 19 (4.21%) VPN
4 14 (3.10%) Broadband
5 13 (2.88%) DNS
5 13 (2.88%) Internet
6 8 (1.77%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.55%) BGP
7 7 (1.55%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (1.55%) EIGRP
7 7 (1.55%) Firewall
7 7 (1.55%) HSRP
7 7 (1.55%) IPsec
7 7 (1.55%) LAN
7 7 (1.55%) MPLS
7 7 (1.55%) OSPF
7 7 (1.55%) VoIP
7 7 (1.55%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.87%) Big Data
2 18 (3.99%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (3.33%) MySQL
3 15 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 14 (3.10%) SQL Server
5 12 (2.66%) Text Mining
6 11 (2.44%) Data Mining
7 6 (1.33%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.11%) GIS
9 3 (0.67%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.67%) InfluxDB
10 2 (0.44%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.22%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 54 (11.97%) Git (software)
2 39 (8.65%) Visual Studio
3 36 (7.98%) Selenium
4 27 (5.99%) Cucumber
4 27 (5.99%) JUnit
5 23 (5.10%) Jenkins
6 20 (4.43%) JIRA
7 19 (4.21%) JMeter
8 11 (2.44%) Subversion
9 8 (1.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (1.77%) GitLab
10 7 (1.55%) WinDbg
11 6 (1.33%) IDA Disassembler
11 6 (1.33%) Metasploit
11 6 (1.33%) SoapUI
12 5 (1.11%) Ant
12 5 (1.11%) Bitbucket
12 5 (1.11%) Gradle
12 5 (1.11%) Maven
13 4 (0.89%) TestRail
General
1 31 (6.87%) Telecoms
2 22 (4.88%) Automotive
3 19 (4.21%) Games
4 18 (3.99%) Finance
5 17 (3.77%) Retail
6 16 (3.55%) Electronics
7 13 (2.88%) Aerospace
8 10 (2.22%) Marketing
9 4 (0.89%) Publishing
10 3 (0.67%) Law
10 3 (0.67%) Legal
11 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.22%) Advertising
12 1 (0.22%) Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Local Government
12 1 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 150 (33.26%) Software Engineer
2 119 (26.39%) Developer
3 93 (20.62%) C++ Software Engineer
4 49 (10.86%) Software Developer
5 40 (8.87%) C++ Developer
6 34 (7.54%) Senior Software Engineer
7 33 (7.32%) Graduate
8 27 (5.99%) Analyst
9 25 (5.54%) Junior
9 25 (5.54%) Senior Developer
10 24 (5.32%) C++ Software Developer
10 24 (5.32%) Development Manager
11 23 (5.10%) Test Engineer
12 22 (4.88%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
13 21 (4.66%) Java Engineer
14 20 (4.43%) Network Engineer
15 19 (4.21%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 19 (4.21%) QA Engineer
16 18 (3.99%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 18 (3.99%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (13.97%) Qt
2 48 (10.64%) .NET
3 46 (10.20%) Web Services
4 37 (8.20%) WinForms
5 31 (6.87%) Natural Language Processing
6 30 (6.65%) MFC
7 26 (5.76%) OpenGL
8 23 (5.10%) HTML
9 18 (3.99%) ASP.NET
10 13 (2.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 13 (2.88%) TensorFlow
10 13 (2.88%) Theano
11 12 (2.66%) J2EE
11 12 (2.66%) Kafka
11 12 (2.66%) Lucene
11 12 (2.66%) RESTful
12 11 (2.44%) J2SE
12 11 (2.44%) jQuery
13 10 (2.22%) Django
13 10 (2.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 150 (33.26%) Computer Science
2 103 (22.84%) Algorithms
3 34 (7.54%) CUDA
4 28 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (4.43%) User Experience
6 15 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (2.44%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.44%) Robotics
8 9 (2.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 6 (1.33%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (1.33%) Verilog
9 6 (1.33%) VHDL
9 6 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.11%) Linked Data
10 5 (1.11%) Social Media
11 3 (0.67%) ASIC
11 3 (0.67%) Blog
11 3 (0.67%) Replication
11 3 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 126 (27.94%) Linux
2 112 (24.83%) Windows
3 21 (4.66%) VxWorks
4 12 (2.66%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.22%) Unix
6 9 (2.00%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.77%) Android
8 7 (1.55%) AIX
8 7 (1.55%) Solaris
9 6 (1.33%) CentOS
9 6 (1.33%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.44%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (47.01%) Software Engineering
2 144 (31.93%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (21.06%) Test Automation
4 80 (17.74%) Mentoring
5 79 (17.52%) Machine Learning
6 69 (15.30%) Mathematics
7 62 (13.75%) Artificial Intelligence
8 61 (13.53%) Physics
9 47 (10.42%) Multithreading
10 46 (10.20%) OO
11 40 (8.87%) Scrum
12 37 (8.20%) Coaching
13 35 (7.76%) Computer Vision
14 33 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
14 33 (7.32%) TDD
15 32 (7.10%) Regression Testing
16 31 (6.87%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (6.21%) Pair Programming
18 25 (5.54%) OOD
19 24 (5.32%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 298 (66.08%) Python
2 203 (45.01%) Java
3 149 (33.04%) C
4 115 (25.50%) C#
5 64 (14.19%) SQL
6 47 (10.42%) Ruby
7 43 (9.53%) MATLAB
8 41 (9.09%) Shell Script
9 39 (8.65%) Perl
10 37 (8.20%) R
11 36 (7.98%) Bash Shell
12 35 (7.76%) JavaScript
13 20 (4.43%) Scala
14 16 (3.55%) VBA
15 15 (3.33%) PHP
15 15 (3.33%) PowerShell
16 12 (2.66%) Korn
17 10 (2.22%) Embedded C++
18 6 (1.33%) Julia
19 5 (1.11%) Rust
Qualifications
1 168 (37.25%) Degree
2 73 (16.19%) PhD
3 33 (7.32%) Security Cleared
4 32 (7.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (4.66%) DV Cleared
6 11 (2.44%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.67%) CEH
7 3 (0.67%) CHECK Team Leader
7 3 (0.67%) CHECK Team Member
7 3 (0.67%) CREST Certified
7 3 (0.67%) Cyber Scheme
7 3 (0.67%) OSCP
7 3 (0.67%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.44%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (11.97%) QA
2 10 (2.22%) ECSS
3 6 (1.33%) PMO
4 4 (0.89%) JTAG
4 4 (0.89%) SLA
5 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.22%) GDPR
5 1 (0.22%) IASME
5 1 (0.22%) IEC 61131
5 1 (0.22%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.22%) MISRA
System Software
1 17 (3.77%) Firmware
2 13 (2.88%) Docker
3 10 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (1.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.89%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (3.10%) Ansible
2 8 (1.77%) Puppet
3 6 (1.33%) Nagios
3 6 (1.33%) Nessus
3 6 (1.33%) Nmap
3 6 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 40 (8.87%) Sophos
3 20 (4.43%) Palo Alto
4 14 (3.10%) Juniper
5 11 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (2.22%) VMware
7 7 (1.55%) CheckPoint
7 7 (1.55%) Cisco
7 7 (1.55%) HP
7 7 (1.55%) Sun
8 6 (1.33%) Capita
8 6 (1.33%) Google
8 6 (1.33%) SolarWinds
9 5 (1.11%) Perforce
10 4 (0.89%) Progress
11 3 (0.67%) Cadence
11 3 (0.67%) Codenomicon
11 3 (0.67%) Oracle
12 2 (0.44%) Atlassian
13 1 (0.22%) Xamarin