Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

C++ Developer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 136 105
Rank change year-on-year -80 -31 +62
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 51 146 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.82% 2.19% 3.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 2.25% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 40 143 246
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £31,875
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 6040 6502 8284
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 97.48% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4940 5529 7190
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings that featured C++ Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Surrey

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for C++ Developer in Surrey

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Surrey over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Developer in Surrey

C++ Developer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 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
Leatherhead +15 8 £42,500 +3.66%
Walton-on-Thames -2 7 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Weybridge -4 3 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Guildford -9 3 £65,000 +30.00%
Redhill - 3 £40,000 - 1
Reigate - 3 £60,000 -
Farnham - 1 £50,000 -
C++ Developer
South East

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Surrey region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) C++
2 31 (60.78%) SDLC
3 27 (52.94%) Finance
3 27 (52.94%) Linux
4 23 (45.10%) Software Engineering
5 21 (41.18%) OO
5 21 (41.18%) Security Cleared
6 20 (39.22%) OOP
7 16 (31.37%) SQL
8 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (25.49%) Unix
10 10 (19.61%) Oracle
10 10 (19.61%) C
10 10 (19.61%) PL/SQL
10 10 (19.61%) Embedded C++
10 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
11 9 (17.65%) System Testing
11 9 (17.65%) Shell Script
11 9 (17.65%) C#
11 9 (17.65%) UML
12 8 (15.69%) Windows
12 8 (15.69%) Python
12 8 (15.69%) Degree
13 7 (13.73%) Mathematics
13 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
13 7 (13.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 7 (13.73%) Static Code Analysis
13 7 (13.73%) Automotive
13 7 (13.73%) Perl
13 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 3 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.92%) Apache Solr
2 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.96%) DNS
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Big Data
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.84%) Clang
3 4 (7.84%) GCC
4 3 (5.88%) GoogleTest
4 3 (5.88%) NUnit
4 3 (5.88%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 27 (52.94%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Automotive
3 5 (9.80%) Aerospace
3 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.84%) Games
5 3 (5.88%) Banking
6 2 (3.92%) Electronics
6 2 (3.92%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 7 (13.73%) STL
2 6 (11.76%) XML
3 4 (7.84%) XML Schema
4 3 (5.88%) .NET
4 3 (5.88%) Qt
4 3 (5.88%) Yocto
5 2 (3.92%) MFC
6 1 (1.96%) HTML
6 1 (1.96%) OpenCV
6 1 (1.96%) QML
6 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.92%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.92%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.96%) Arduino
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) Robotics
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (52.94%) Linux
2 13 (25.49%) Unix
3 8 (15.69%) Windows
4 2 (3.92%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (60.78%) SDLC
2 23 (45.10%) Software Engineering
3 21 (41.18%) OO
4 20 (39.22%) OOP
5 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
7 9 (17.65%) System Testing
7 9 (17.65%) UML
8 7 (13.73%) Mathematics
8 7 (13.73%) Static Code Analysis
9 6 (11.76%) Test Automation
10 5 (9.80%) Logistics
10 5 (9.80%) Software Architecture
10 5 (9.80%) TDD
11 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
11 4 (7.84%) Integration Testing
11 4 (7.84%) Multithreading
11 4 (7.84%) Use Case
12 3 (5.88%) Cross-Platform Development
12 3 (5.88%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (31.37%) SQL
3 10 (19.61%) C
3 10 (19.61%) Embedded C++
3 10 (19.61%) PL/SQL
4 9 (17.65%) C#
4 9 (17.65%) Shell Script
5 8 (15.69%) Python
6 7 (13.73%) Perl
7 6 (11.76%) Java
8 5 (9.80%) R
9 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
9 3 (5.88%) MATLAB
9 3 (5.88%) VB
10 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.92%) Delphi
11 1 (1.96%) Scala
11 1 (1.96%) VC++
Qualifications
1 21 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.69%) Degree
3 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.88%) Numerate Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft