The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

C++ Developer
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 275 208 246
Rank change year-on-year -67 +38  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 126 266 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.86% 1.44% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.49% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 109 243 217
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14137 17911 20464
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.62% 96.96% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11842 15249 16693
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured C++ Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in the South East

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for C++ Developer in the South East

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the South East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Developer in the South East

C++ Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +51 51 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Oxfordshire +3 22 £45,000 -18.18% 5
West Sussex -1 15 £47,500 +11.76%
East Sussex +26 11 £49,000 +15.29%
Hampshire +13 11 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Buckinghamshire -2 7 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Surrey -90 7 £44,000 -7.36% 8
Kent +8 1 £30,500 -18.66%
C++ Developer
England

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, C++ Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 236 (100.00%) C++
2 128 (54.24%) Software Engineering
3 119 (50.42%) Linux
4 84 (35.59%) C
5 81 (34.32%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (32.63%) C#
6 77 (32.63%) Java
7 58 (24.58%) HTML
8 57 (24.15%) Degree
9 51 (21.61%) SQL
10 49 (20.76%) Windows
11 47 (19.92%) SDLC
12 46 (19.49%) JavaScript
12 46 (19.49%) CSS
13 43 (18.22%) .NET
14 41 (17.37%) Scrum
15 40 (16.95%) Unit Testing
16 38 (16.10%) Multithreading
17 37 (15.68%) Unix
18 36 (15.25%) Computer Science
19 32 (13.56%) OO
20 31 (13.14%) Test Automation
21 30 (12.71%) Oracle
21 30 (12.71%) Finance
22 28 (11.86%) Telecoms
23 26 (11.02%) STL
23 26 (11.02%) UML
24 24 (10.17%) Python
24 24 (10.17%) Embedded Systems
24 24 (10.17%) Multithreaded Programming

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (2.54%) Apache
2 2 (0.85%) IIS
2 2 (0.85%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.42%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.42%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 7 (2.97%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.81%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.12%) SaaS
3 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.08%) ZigBee
2 6 (2.54%) 3G
2 6 (2.54%) 4G
3 5 (2.12%) LTE
4 4 (1.69%) HTTP
4 4 (1.69%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.27%) Firewall
6 2 (0.85%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.85%) Internet
6 2 (0.85%) Modbus
6 2 (0.85%) NGN
6 2 (0.85%) RS-485
6 2 (0.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.08%) MySQL
1 12 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.66%) NoSQL
3 7 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.12%) SQLite
5 3 (1.27%) MariaDB
5 3 (1.27%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.85%) Big Data
6 2 (0.85%) MS Access
6 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (4.24%) Git (software)
1 10 (4.24%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.54%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.27%) LINQPad
3 3 (1.27%) NUnit
4 2 (0.85%) Ant
4 2 (0.85%) GoogleTest
5 1 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.42%) CMake
5 1 (0.42%) JIRA
5 1 (0.42%) JUnit
General
1 30 (12.71%) Finance
2 28 (11.86%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.97%) Billing
3 7 (2.97%) Marketing
4 6 (2.54%) Automotive
5 5 (2.12%) Advertising
5 5 (2.12%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.69%) Electronics
7 3 (1.27%) Banking
7 3 (1.27%) Games
8 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (24.58%) HTML
2 46 (19.49%) CSS
3 43 (18.22%) .NET
4 26 (11.02%) STL
5 22 (9.32%) .NET Framework
5 22 (9.32%) WCF
6 21 (8.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 15 (6.36%) Qt
7 15 (6.36%) XML
8 12 (5.08%) AngularJS
9 8 (3.39%) JSON
9 8 (3.39%) OpenGL
10 7 (2.97%) ASP.NET
11 6 (2.54%) Ajax
11 6 (2.54%) LAMP
11 6 (2.54%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (2.54%) WPF
12 5 (2.12%) FIX Protocol
12 5 (2.12%) jQuery
12 5 (2.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.25%) Computer Science
2 24 (10.17%) Embedded Systems
3 17 (7.20%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (5.51%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.97%) iPad
6 7 (2.97%) Social Media
7 3 (1.27%) CUDA
8 2 (0.85%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (0.85%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.85%) Life Science
8 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.42%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.42%) Animation
9 1 (0.42%) GPGPU
9 1 (0.42%) Robotics
9 1 (0.42%) User Experience
9 1 (0.42%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 119 (50.42%) Linux
2 49 (20.76%) Windows
3 37 (15.68%) Unix
4 7 (2.97%) Mac OS X
5 6 (2.54%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (2.54%) Solaris
6 1 (0.42%) Android
6 1 (0.42%) CentOS
6 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (54.24%) Software Engineering
2 81 (34.32%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (19.92%) SDLC
4 41 (17.37%) Scrum
5 40 (16.95%) Unit Testing
6 38 (16.10%) Multithreading
7 32 (13.56%) OO
8 31 (13.14%) Test Automation
9 26 (11.02%) UML
10 24 (10.17%) Multithreaded Programming
11 22 (9.32%) OOP
12 21 (8.90%) Mathematics
13 20 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (8.05%) Image Processing
15 17 (7.20%) Computer Vision
16 15 (6.36%) TDD
17 14 (5.93%) Open Source
18 12 (5.08%) MVVM
19 11 (4.66%) SOA
20 9 (3.81%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 236 (100.00%) C++
2 84 (35.59%) C
3 77 (32.63%) C#
3 77 (32.63%) Java
4 51 (21.61%) SQL
5 46 (19.49%) JavaScript
6 24 (10.17%) Python
7 18 (7.63%) Embedded C++
8 15 (6.36%) Assembly Language
9 13 (5.51%) Perl
10 11 (4.66%) Ruby
11 8 (3.39%) Embedded C
11 8 (3.39%) PHP
12 6 (2.54%) VC++
13 5 (2.12%) Tcl
13 5 (2.12%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.12%) XAML
14 4 (1.69%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (24.15%) Degree
2 12 (5.08%) Numerate Degree
3 9 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.97%) PhD
5 5 (2.12%) APMG
5 5 (2.12%) PMI Certification
5 5 (2.12%) PMP
6 4 (1.69%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.27%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.42%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.24%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.27%) QA
3 1 (0.42%) IEC 62304
3 1 (0.42%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 5 (2.12%) VMware Workstation
2 4 (1.69%) Firmware
3 2 (0.85%) KVM
4 1 (0.42%) Docker
Vendors
1 30 (12.71%) Oracle
2 13 (5.51%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.12%) Red Hat
3 5 (2.12%) VMware
4 2 (0.85%) Google
4 2 (0.85%) IBM
5 1 (0.42%) Perforce
5 1 (0.42%) Sybase
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum GBP 50k +Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Opensauce /New Growth Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £DOE + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £65,000 to £80,000 + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago