Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 30 35
Rank change year-on-year -15 +5 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 359 497 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.75% 7.50% 7.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.57% 14.17% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 320 481 589
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £63,750
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 Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3398 3508 4319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 54.43% 52.90% 50.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2863 3090 3868
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Surrey

C++
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for C++ in Surrey

C++
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Surrey

C++
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++ within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 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
Redhill +7 40 £45,000 -
Camberley +6 33 £55,000 +12.82% 5
Guildford -15 28 £46,000 -5.15% 5
Weybridge +1 26 £57,500 +109.09% 10
Leatherhead +12 25 £52,500 +28.05% 1
Walton-on-Thames 0 24 £48,500 +2.11% 3
Staines +16 19 £37,500 -31.82% 1
Woking -5 11 £45,000 - 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 8 £40,000 -
Reigate -33 6 £55,000 +103.70%
Chertsey 0 5 £35,500 -
Epsom - 4 £38,750 -
Farnham +2 1 £50,000 +104.08%
Horley -4 1 £40,000 +3.23%
Egham -22 1 £55,000 -3.08%
Shepperton - 1 - -
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Surrey region with a requirement for C++.

1 214 (59.61%) Software Engineering
2 191 (53.20%) Linux
3 131 (36.49%) C
4 129 (35.93%) Agile Software Development
5 119 (33.15%) Python
6 107 (29.81%) C#
7 105 (29.25%) Java
8 93 (25.91%) OO
9 89 (24.79%) SDLC
10 88 (24.51%) Degree
11 82 (22.84%) Windows
12 81 (22.56%) Multithreading
13 69 (19.22%) Computer Science
14 65 (18.11%) Security Cleared
15 59 (16.43%) Unix
16 58 (16.16%) Telecoms
17 57 (15.88%) .NET
18 52 (14.48%) JavaScript
19 51 (14.21%) SQL
19 51 (14.21%) Finance
20 49 (13.65%) TDD
21 47 (13.09%) SC Cleared
22 45 (12.53%) Perl
23 44 (12.26%) Scrum
24 39 (10.86%) Subversion
25 37 (10.31%) Mentoring
26 36 (10.03%) Mathematics
26 36 (10.03%) STL
27 35 (9.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
28 34 (9.47%) Cross-Platform Development

C++
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 9 (2.51%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (1.95%) Apache Spark
3 6 (1.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.11%) SAS
5 3 (0.84%) Apache
5 3 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.84%) nginx
6 2 (0.56%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.56%) CMS
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.28%) Confluence
7 1 (0.28%) Drupal
7 1 (0.28%) IIS
7 1 (0.28%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.11%) Mathematica
1 4 (1.11%) SPSS
2 3 (0.84%) Simulink
3 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.28%) Blender
3 1 (0.28%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.67%) SaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.91%) GSM
1 32 (8.91%) LTE
1 32 (8.91%) UMTS
2 27 (7.52%) TCP/IP
3 26 (7.24%) Asterisk PBX
3 26 (7.24%) Diameter Protocol
3 26 (7.24%) PBX
3 26 (7.24%) RANAP
3 26 (7.24%) RTP
3 26 (7.24%) Wireshark
4 25 (6.96%) MGW
4 25 (6.96%) SGSN
5 24 (6.69%) GGSN
6 19 (5.29%) VoIP
7 9 (2.51%) VPN
8 8 (2.23%) RS-232
8 8 (2.23%) RS-422
8 8 (2.23%) RS-485
9 6 (1.67%) SCCP
9 6 (1.67%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.18%) Big Data
2 10 (2.79%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.51%) MySQL
3 9 (2.51%) SQL Server
4 8 (2.23%) Hadoop
5 6 (1.67%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.39%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.11%) DB2
7 4 (1.11%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (0.84%) Infinispan
8 3 (0.84%) InterSystems Cache
8 3 (0.84%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.84%) Redis
9 2 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.56%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.28%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.28%) Impala
10 1 (0.28%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 39 (10.86%) Subversion
2 30 (8.36%) GCC
3 26 (7.24%) GDB
3 26 (7.24%) Trac
4 23 (6.41%) Git (software)
5 19 (5.29%) Visual Studio
6 15 (4.18%) JIRA
7 14 (3.90%) Jenkins
8 9 (2.51%) Selenium
9 8 (2.23%) InstallShield
9 8 (2.23%) NUnit
10 7 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.11%) Ant
11 4 (1.11%) Clang
12 3 (0.84%) GoogleTest
12 3 (0.84%) JUnit
12 3 (0.84%) Rational DOORS
12 3 (0.84%) Rhino Mocks
13 1 (0.28%) Mocha
13 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
General
1 58 (16.16%) Telecoms
2 51 (14.21%) Finance
3 31 (8.64%) Electronics
4 30 (8.36%) Automotive
5 24 (6.69%) Aerospace
6 16 (4.46%) Games
7 5 (1.39%) Law
8 4 (1.11%) Banking
8 4 (1.11%) Retail
9 3 (0.84%) Military
10 2 (0.56%) Marketing
11 1 (0.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 126 (35.10%) Software Engineer
2 98 (27.30%) C++ Software Engineer
3 97 (27.02%) Developer
4 51 (14.21%) C++ Developer
5 44 (12.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 42 (11.70%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 40 (11.14%) Software Developer
8 32 (8.91%) Linux Engineer
9 28 (7.80%) Team Leader
10 27 (7.52%) Software Team Leader
10 27 (7.52%) Telecoms Engineer
11 21 (5.85%) C++ Software Developer
11 21 (5.85%) Telecoms Software Engineer
12 20 (5.57%) Senior Developer
13 19 (5.29%) C# Developer
13 19 (5.29%) Graduate
14 15 (4.18%) Network Engineer
14 15 (4.18%) Senior C++ Developer
14 15 (4.18%) Senior Linux Engineer
15 14 (3.90%) C++ Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (15.88%) .NET
2 36 (10.03%) STL
3 35 (9.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 22 (6.13%) Qt
5 20 (5.57%) XML
6 19 (5.29%) HTML
7 16 (4.46%) CSS
8 13 (3.62%) .NET Framework
9 10 (2.79%) HTML5
10 9 (2.51%) Node.js
11 8 (2.23%) ASP.NET
11 8 (2.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (2.23%) WPF
12 7 (1.95%) MFC
12 7 (1.95%) OpenGL
12 7 (1.95%) WCF
13 6 (1.67%) AngularJS
13 6 (1.67%) OpenGL ES
13 6 (1.67%) RESTful
13 6 (1.67%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 69 (19.22%) Computer Science
2 31 (8.64%) Algorithms
3 15 (4.18%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.34%) Contactless
5 12 (3.34%) EMV
5 12 (3.34%) Tandem
6 11 (3.06%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (2.79%) User Experience
8 9 (2.51%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.95%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.67%) MPEG
10 6 (1.67%) STB
10 6 (1.67%) Video on Demand
11 5 (1.39%) 3D Graphics
11 5 (1.39%) Mainframe
12 4 (1.11%) Animation
12 4 (1.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 4 (1.11%) PlayStation
12 4 (1.11%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 191 (53.20%) Linux
2 82 (22.84%) Windows
3 59 (16.43%) Unix
4 17 (4.74%) Android
5 15 (4.18%) Solaris
6 14 (3.90%) Embedded Linux
7 13 (3.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (3.34%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.11%) zOS
10 3 (0.84%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.84%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.56%) SUSE
12 1 (0.28%) CentOS
12 1 (0.28%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (59.61%) Software Engineering
2 129 (35.93%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (25.91%) OO
4 89 (24.79%) SDLC
5 81 (22.56%) Multithreading
6 49 (13.65%) TDD
7 44 (12.26%) Scrum
8 37 (10.31%) Mentoring
9 36 (10.03%) Mathematics
10 34 (9.47%) Cross-Platform Development
11 30 (8.36%) Test Automation
12 27 (7.52%) OOP
13 25 (6.96%) System Testing
14 23 (6.41%) Software Architecture
14 23 (6.41%) UML
15 20 (5.57%) Open Source
16 18 (5.01%) Integration Testing
16 18 (5.01%) Project Management
17 17 (4.74%) Regression Testing
17 17 (4.74%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 131 (36.49%) C
2 119 (33.15%) Python
3 107 (29.81%) C#
4 105 (29.25%) Java
5 52 (14.48%) JavaScript
6 51 (14.21%) SQL
7 45 (12.53%) Perl
8 32 (8.91%) Embedded C++
9 27 (7.52%) Shell Script
10 25 (6.96%) Embedded C
11 23 (6.41%) PowerShell
12 22 (6.13%) PL/SQL
12 22 (6.13%) VB
13 18 (5.01%) Ruby
14 17 (4.74%) MATLAB
15 15 (4.18%) Bash Shell
16 12 (3.34%) Assembly Language
17 10 (2.79%) Bourne shell
17 10 (2.79%) Scala
17 10 (2.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 88 (24.51%) Degree
2 65 (18.11%) Security Cleared
3 47 (13.09%) SC Cleared
4 17 (4.74%) PhD
5 12 (3.34%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (2.51%) ISTQB
7 8 (2.23%) ISEB
8 7 (1.95%) APMG
8 7 (1.95%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.95%) PMP
9 5 (1.39%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.84%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.74%) QA
2 2 (0.56%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.28%) MISRA
3 1 (0.28%) MISRA C
System Software
1 12 (3.34%) Firmware
2 10 (2.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (1.67%) Puppet
2 5 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.11%) Ansible
4 3 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.28%) Cacti
5 1 (0.28%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.28%) Icinga
5 1 (0.28%) logstash
5 1 (0.28%) Nagios
5 1 (0.28%) Netcool
5 1 (0.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 32 (8.91%) Cisco
2 27 (7.52%) Oracle
3 19 (5.29%) Red Hat
4 11 (3.06%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.06%) VMware
5 4 (1.11%) Teradata
6 3 (0.84%) Google
6 3 (0.84%) Serena
6 3 (0.84%) Sony
7 2 (0.56%) EMC
7 2 (0.56%) TOWER Software
7 2 (0.56%) Twitter
8 1 (0.28%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.28%) Citrix
8 1 (0.28%) HP
8 1 (0.28%) IBM
8 1 (0.28%) Perforce
8 1 (0.28%) Splunk