Period
to 21 October 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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 27 35
Rank change year-on-year -21 +8 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 327 548 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.54% 7.96% 7.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.40% 15.14% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 299 532 604
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 3144 3619 4387
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 53.29% 52.54% 50.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2628 3176 3926
Surrey median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,950 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,250
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 October 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 October 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 +16 51 £45,000 - 1
Guildford +3 30 £42,250 -11.05% 2
Walton-on-Thames +3 28 £46,250 -2.63% 1
Leatherhead +19 26 £51,250 +25.00% 1
Staines +18 17 £37,500 -31.82% 3
Weybridge -2 17 £57,500 +109.09% 3
Camberley +4 15 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Woking +3 15 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 8 £40,000 -
Chertsey +1 5 £35,500 -
Reigate -34 4 £50,000 - 1
Epsom - 4 £38,750 -
Farnham +2 1 £50,000 +104.08% 1
Horley -4 1 £40,000 -
Egham -28 1 £55,000 -13.73%
Lingfield - 1 £40,000 -
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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++.

1 190 (58.10%) Software Engineering
2 187 (57.19%) Linux
3 133 (40.67%) C
3 133 (40.67%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (35.47%) Python
5 106 (32.42%) C#
6 98 (29.97%) Java
7 94 (28.75%) Degree
8 85 (25.99%) Windows
9 74 (22.63%) SDLC
10 71 (21.71%) Computer Science
11 66 (20.18%) OO
12 62 (18.96%) Unix
13 55 (16.82%) Multithreading
13 55 (16.82%) Security Cleared
14 54 (16.51%) Scrum
15 53 (16.21%) .NET
16 50 (15.29%) Perl
17 49 (14.98%) JavaScript
17 49 (14.98%) SQL
17 49 (14.98%) Finance
18 43 (13.15%) Telecoms
19 41 (12.54%) SC Cleared
20 35 (10.70%) Automotive
20 35 (10.70%) TDD
21 34 (10.40%) Embedded C++
21 34 (10.40%) Test Automation
22 31 (9.48%) Mathematics
23 30 (9.17%) Mentoring
24 29 (8.87%) Aerospace

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 (2.75%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (1.83%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (0.92%) Apache
4 3 (0.92%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.92%) nginx
5 2 (0.61%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.61%) CMS
6 1 (0.31%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.31%) CICS
6 1 (0.31%) Drupal
6 1 (0.31%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Simulink
2 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.31%) Blender
2 1 (0.31%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.92%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.83%) SaaS
4 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.42%) TCP/IP
2 17 (5.20%) VoIP
3 14 (4.28%) GSM
3 14 (4.28%) LTE
3 14 (4.28%) UMTS
4 10 (3.06%) VPN
5 8 (2.45%) RS-232
5 8 (2.45%) RS-422
5 8 (2.45%) RS-485
6 7 (2.14%) Diameter Protocol
6 7 (2.14%) IPsec
6 7 (2.14%) M3UA
6 7 (2.14%) RANAP
6 7 (2.14%) RTP
6 7 (2.14%) SCCP
6 7 (2.14%) SCTP
6 7 (2.14%) TCAP
7 6 (1.83%) Asterisk PBX
7 6 (1.83%) PBX
7 6 (1.83%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.67%) Big Data
2 11 (3.36%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.75%) MySQL
4 6 (1.83%) DB2
4 6 (1.83%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.83%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.53%) Blockchain
5 5 (1.53%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.22%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (0.92%) Infinispan
7 3 (0.92%) InterSystems Cache
7 3 (0.92%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.92%) Redis
8 2 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.61%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.31%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.31%) Impala
9 1 (0.31%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (6.42%) Git (software)
2 19 (5.81%) Visual Studio
3 18 (5.50%) Subversion
4 17 (5.20%) Jenkins
5 15 (4.59%) JIRA
6 11 (3.36%) Selenium
7 10 (3.06%) GCC
7 10 (3.06%) InstallShield
8 7 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (1.83%) GDB
9 6 (1.83%) NUnit
9 6 (1.83%) Trac
10 4 (1.22%) Ant
10 4 (1.22%) Clang
11 3 (0.92%) GoogleTest
11 3 (0.92%) HP UFT
11 3 (0.92%) JUnit
11 3 (0.92%) LoadRunner
11 3 (0.92%) Rational DOORS
12 2 (0.61%) Eclipse
General
1 49 (14.98%) Finance
2 43 (13.15%) Telecoms
3 35 (10.70%) Automotive
4 29 (8.87%) Aerospace
5 25 (7.65%) Electronics
6 16 (4.89%) Games
7 5 (1.53%) Law
8 2 (0.61%) Banking
8 2 (0.61%) Marketing
9 1 (0.31%) Military
Job Titles
1 93 (28.44%) Software Engineer
2 90 (27.52%) Developer
3 62 (18.96%) C++ Software Engineer
4 43 (13.15%) C++ Developer
5 38 (11.62%) Software Developer
6 33 (10.09%) Team Leader
7 32 (9.79%) Software Team Leader
8 29 (8.87%) Senior Software Engineer
9 27 (8.26%) Linux Engineer
9 27 (8.26%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 19 (5.81%) Graduate
10 19 (5.81%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 18 (5.50%) C++ Software Developer
11 18 (5.50%) C++ Team Leader
11 18 (5.50%) Senior Developer
12 16 (4.89%) C# Developer
13 13 (3.98%) Graduate Developer
13 13 (3.98%) Senior C++ Developer
14 12 (3.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 12 (3.67%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (16.21%) .NET
2 20 (6.12%) XML
3 18 (5.50%) HTML
4 16 (4.89%) CSS
5 15 (4.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 14 (4.28%) STL
7 11 (3.36%) .NET Framework
8 10 (3.06%) HTML5
8 10 (3.06%) Qt
9 8 (2.45%) ASP.NET
9 8 (2.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (2.45%) Web Services
9 8 (2.45%) WPF
10 7 (2.14%) WCF
11 6 (1.83%) MFC
11 6 (1.83%) Node.js
11 6 (1.83%) OpenGL
11 6 (1.83%) RESTful
11 6 (1.83%) Spring
11 6 (1.83%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 71 (21.71%) Computer Science
2 20 (6.12%) Algorithms
3 15 (4.59%) Contactless
4 12 (3.67%) EMV
4 12 (3.67%) Tandem
4 12 (3.67%) User Experience
5 11 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.06%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (2.75%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.83%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.53%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (1.53%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.53%) MPEG
9 5 (1.53%) PlayStation
9 5 (1.53%) STB
9 5 (1.53%) Video on Demand
10 4 (1.22%) Animation
11 3 (0.92%) IBM Mainframe
11 3 (0.92%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 187 (57.19%) Linux
2 85 (25.99%) Windows
3 62 (18.96%) Unix
4 20 (6.12%) Solaris
5 17 (5.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (4.28%) Android
7 11 (3.36%) Apple iOS
7 11 (3.36%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (1.22%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.92%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.92%) zOS
10 2 (0.61%) FreeBSD
10 2 (0.61%) SUSE
11 1 (0.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (58.10%) Software Engineering
2 133 (40.67%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (22.63%) SDLC
4 66 (20.18%) OO
5 55 (16.82%) Multithreading
6 54 (16.51%) Scrum
7 35 (10.70%) TDD
8 34 (10.40%) Test Automation
9 31 (9.48%) Mathematics
10 30 (9.17%) Mentoring
11 26 (7.95%) System Testing
12 21 (6.42%) OOP
13 19 (5.81%) Open Source
13 19 (5.81%) Project Management
13 19 (5.81%) Software Testing
13 19 (5.81%) UML
14 17 (5.20%) Unit Testing
15 16 (4.89%) Regression Testing
16 15 (4.59%) Integration Testing
16 15 (4.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (40.67%) C
2 116 (35.47%) Python
3 106 (32.42%) C#
4 98 (29.97%) Java
5 50 (15.29%) Perl
6 49 (14.98%) JavaScript
6 49 (14.98%) SQL
7 34 (10.40%) Embedded C++
8 28 (8.56%) Embedded C
9 27 (8.26%) Shell Script
10 24 (7.34%) VB
11 23 (7.03%) Ruby
12 21 (6.42%) PL/SQL
13 18 (5.50%) PowerShell
14 16 (4.89%) Bash Shell
15 12 (3.67%) MATLAB
16 11 (3.36%) Scala
17 10 (3.06%) Assembly Language
17 10 (3.06%) Go
18 9 (2.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 94 (28.75%) Degree
2 55 (16.82%) Security Cleared
3 41 (12.54%) SC Cleared
4 14 (4.28%) ISTQB
5 13 (3.98%) PhD
6 12 (3.67%) Computer Science Degree
7 11 (3.36%) PMI Certification
7 11 (3.36%) PMP
8 10 (3.06%) APMG
8 10 (3.06%) ISEB
9 6 (1.83%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.61%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.31%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.95%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 9 (2.75%) Firmware
2 8 (2.45%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.61%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.31%) ACF2
5 1 (0.31%) RACF
5 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.14%) Puppet
2 5 (1.53%) Ansible
2 5 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.31%) Cacti
4 1 (0.31%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.31%) Icinga
4 1 (0.31%) logstash
4 1 (0.31%) Nagios
4 1 (0.31%) Netcool
4 1 (0.31%) Salt
Vendors
1 26 (7.95%) Oracle
1 26 (7.95%) Red Hat
2 13 (3.98%) Cisco
3 9 (2.75%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.75%) VMware
4 3 (0.92%) HP
4 3 (0.92%) IBM
4 3 (0.92%) Serena
4 3 (0.92%) Sony
5 2 (0.61%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.31%) Citrix
6 1 (0.31%) EMC
6 1 (0.31%) Google
6 1 (0.31%) Perforce
6 1 (0.31%) Splunk