The median annual salary for a Senior C++ Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Senior C++ Developer
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 372 398 431
Rank change year-on-year +26 +33  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 20 48 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.27% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 48 42
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year -10.52% -5.94%  

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 14182 17817 20713
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.56% 96.93% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11882 15144 16834
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 £26,075 £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%  

Senior C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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

Senior C++ Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior C++ Developer in the South East

Senior C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior C++ Developer in the South East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior C++ Developer in the South East

Senior 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 Senior C++ Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 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 - 15 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £45,000 - 1
West Sussex +4 1 £55,000 +35.80%
Senior C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Senior 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 Senior C++ Developer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) C++
2 28 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (57.14%) Linux
4 20 (47.62%) Windows
4 20 (47.62%) C#
5 18 (42.86%) Test Automation
6 16 (38.10%) C
6 16 (38.10%) Java
7 15 (35.71%) .NET
8 14 (33.33%) Unit Testing
8 14 (33.33%) Degree
9 13 (30.95%) SDLC
10 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (28.57%) .NET Framework
10 12 (28.57%) WCF
11 11 (26.19%) SQL
11 11 (26.19%) CSS
11 11 (26.19%) HTML
12 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
12 10 (23.81%) Scrum
13 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
13 8 (19.05%) OO
13 8 (19.05%) TDD
14 7 (16.67%) Finance
14 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
14 7 (16.67%) ZigBee
14 7 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
14 7 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
15 6 (14.29%) iPad

Senior 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (4.76%) SQLite
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 7 (16.67%) Finance
3 3 (7.14%) Aerospace
3 3 (7.14%) Automotive
4 2 (4.76%) Advertising
4 2 (4.76%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Electronics
5 1 (2.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) .NET
2 12 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 12 (28.57%) WCF
3 11 (26.19%) CSS
3 11 (26.19%) HTML
4 3 (7.14%) XML
5 2 (4.76%) JSON
5 2 (4.76%) Qt
6 1 (2.38%) STL
6 1 (2.38%) WinForms
6 1 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 7 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (14.29%) iPad
3 2 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.38%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 24 (57.14%) Linux
2 20 (47.62%) Windows
3 4 (9.52%) Solaris
4 3 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 14 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 13 (30.95%) SDLC
6 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (23.81%) Scrum
8 8 (19.05%) OO
8 8 (19.05%) TDD
9 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 6 (14.29%) OOP
10 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
11 3 (7.14%) Computer Vision
11 3 (7.14%) Multithreaded Programming
11 3 (7.14%) Multithreading
11 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
11 3 (7.14%) Project Management
12 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
12 2 (4.76%) UML
13 1 (2.38%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (47.62%) C#
3 16 (38.10%) C
3 16 (38.10%) Java
4 11 (26.19%) SQL
5 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
6 6 (14.29%) Perl
7 5 (11.90%) Python
8 3 (7.14%) Assembly Language
8 3 (7.14%) Ruby
9 2 (4.76%) PHP
10 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.38%) VB
10 1 (2.38%) VC++
10 1 (2.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (7.14%) APMG
3 3 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 3 (7.14%) PMP
4 1 (2.38%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
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