Period
to 23 August 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 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 22 33
Rank change year-on-year -25 +11 +4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 293 670 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.14% 8.98% 7.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.01% 17.14% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 278 609 600
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 £29,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £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 2926 3910 4467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 51.32% 52.41% 50.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2476 3453 3930
Surrey median annual salary £48,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +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 23 August 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 23 August 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 +25 62 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Walton-on-Thames +2 37 £40,000 -15.79% 2
Guildford -18 34 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Leatherhead -3 22 £51,250 +20.59% 3
Camberley +18 18 £55,000 +10.00%
Woking -1 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Staines +14 10 £45,000 -
Weybridge -8 8 £57,500 +109.09% 5
Sunbury-on-Thames - 5 - -
Farnham +10 2 £43,750 +78.57%
Epsom - 2 £38,750 - 1
Horley 0 1 £40,000 +14.29%
Dorking -2 1 £50,000 -
Lingfield - 1 £40,000 - 1
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 23 August 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++.

1 201 (68.60%) Linux
2 175 (59.73%) Software Engineering
3 146 (49.83%) Agile Software Development
4 120 (40.96%) C
5 104 (35.49%) Python
6 99 (33.79%) Java
7 91 (31.06%) C#
8 90 (30.72%) Windows
9 87 (29.69%) Degree
10 73 (24.91%) Unix
11 65 (22.18%) Computer Science
12 64 (21.84%) OO
13 61 (20.82%) Scrum
14 58 (19.80%) Telecoms
15 55 (18.77%) Multithreading
16 52 (17.75%) Perl
17 47 (16.04%) SQL
17 47 (16.04%) SDLC
18 46 (15.70%) Finance
19 45 (15.36%) Security Cleared
20 41 (13.99%) Automotive
21 39 (13.31%) Aerospace
22 38 (12.97%) QA
22 38 (12.97%) Red Hat
23 37 (12.63%) Ruby
23 37 (12.63%) SC Cleared
24 36 (12.29%) .NET
25 35 (11.95%) Test Automation
26 33 (11.26%) Solaris
27 31 (10.58%) Embedded C++

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 6 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (1.02%) Apache Pig
2 3 (1.02%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.68%) CMS
3 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.68%) nginx
3 2 (0.68%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.34%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.34%) CICS
4 1 (0.34%) Drupal
4 1 (0.34%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.34%) GitHub
3 1 (0.34%) IaaS
3 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.19%) VoIP
2 16 (5.46%) GSM
2 16 (5.46%) LTE
2 16 (5.46%) UMTS
3 11 (3.75%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.07%) Diameter Protocol
4 9 (3.07%) RANAP
4 9 (3.07%) RTP
5 8 (2.73%) Asterisk PBX
5 8 (2.73%) PBX
5 8 (2.73%) VPN
5 8 (2.73%) Wireshark
6 7 (2.39%) IPsec
6 7 (2.39%) M3UA
6 7 (2.39%) MGW
6 7 (2.39%) SCCP
6 7 (2.39%) SCTP
6 7 (2.39%) SGSN
6 7 (2.39%) TCAP
7 6 (2.05%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.83%) Big Data
2 14 (4.78%) Hadoop
3 12 (4.10%) Blockchain
4 9 (3.07%) Data Lake
4 9 (3.07%) MySQL
4 9 (3.07%) NoSQL
4 9 (3.07%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.39%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.71%) DB2
6 5 (1.71%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.02%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.68%) HBase
9 2 (0.68%) Infinispan
9 2 (0.68%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (0.68%) Mahout
9 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.68%) Redis
9 2 (0.68%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 23 (7.85%) Jenkins
2 21 (7.17%) Selenium
3 17 (5.80%) InstallShield
3 17 (5.80%) Visual Studio
4 15 (5.12%) Subversion
5 12 (4.10%) GCC
6 10 (3.41%) JIRA
7 8 (2.73%) GDB
7 8 (2.73%) Trac
8 7 (2.39%) Git (software)
9 6 (2.05%) LoadRunner
10 4 (1.37%) Clang
11 3 (1.02%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.02%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.02%) HP UFT
11 3 (1.02%) JUnit
11 3 (1.02%) NUnit
11 3 (1.02%) SoapUI
11 3 (1.02%) WinRunner
12 2 (0.68%) Ant
General
1 58 (19.80%) Telecoms
2 46 (15.70%) Finance
3 41 (13.99%) Automotive
4 39 (13.31%) Aerospace
5 14 (4.78%) Electronics
6 12 (4.10%) Games
7 2 (0.68%) Marketing
8 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.34%) Law
8 1 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 67 (22.87%) Software Engineer
2 54 (18.43%) Developer
3 49 (16.72%) Linux Engineer
4 45 (15.36%) C++ Software Engineer
5 44 (15.02%) Team Leader
6 41 (13.99%) Software Team Leader
7 30 (10.24%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 27 (9.22%) C++ Team Leader
8 27 (9.22%) Software Developer
9 25 (8.53%) C++ Developer
10 15 (5.12%) Embedded Engineer
10 15 (5.12%) Senior Software Engineer
11 14 (4.78%) C# Developer
11 14 (4.78%) C++ Software Developer
11 14 (4.78%) Telecoms Engineer
11 14 (4.78%) Test Engineer
12 13 (4.44%) Analyst
12 13 (4.44%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
13 12 (4.10%) Development Team Leader
13 12 (4.10%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (12.29%) .NET
2 23 (7.85%) XML
3 13 (4.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 12 (4.10%) STL
5 9 (3.07%) Web Services
6 8 (2.73%) .NET Framework
7 7 (2.39%) HTML
8 6 (2.05%) CSS
8 6 (2.05%) RESTful
9 5 (1.71%) Entity Framework
9 5 (1.71%) MFC
9 5 (1.71%) OpenGL
9 5 (1.71%) Qt
9 5 (1.71%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 4 (1.37%) NHibernate
10 4 (1.37%) OpenGL ES
10 4 (1.37%) Spring
10 4 (1.37%) XML Schema
11 3 (1.02%) Node.js
11 3 (1.02%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 65 (22.18%) Computer Science
2 13 (4.44%) Contactless
3 12 (4.10%) User Experience
4 9 (3.07%) Cyber Attack
5 8 (2.73%) Algorithms
5 8 (2.73%) EMV
5 8 (2.73%) Tandem
6 5 (1.71%) 3D Graphics
6 5 (1.71%) PlayStation
7 4 (1.37%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.02%) Animation
8 3 (1.02%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (1.02%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.02%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.02%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.68%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 201 (68.60%) Linux
2 90 (30.72%) Windows
3 73 (24.91%) Unix
4 33 (11.26%) Solaris
5 22 (7.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.05%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.71%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (1.37%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.02%) Android
9 3 (1.02%) FreeBSD
9 3 (1.02%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.68%) SUSE
11 1 (0.34%) CentOS
11 1 (0.34%) VMS
11 1 (0.34%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (59.73%) Software Engineering
2 146 (49.83%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (21.84%) OO
4 61 (20.82%) Scrum
5 55 (18.77%) Multithreading
6 47 (16.04%) SDLC
7 35 (11.95%) Test Automation
8 28 (9.56%) System Testing
9 26 (8.87%) Software Testing
10 24 (8.19%) Open Source
11 22 (7.51%) Project Management
12 20 (6.83%) Functional Testing
12 20 (6.83%) Non-Functional Testing
13 18 (6.14%) Mathematics
13 18 (6.14%) TDD
13 18 (6.14%) Test Strategy
13 18 (6.14%) Time Management
14 17 (5.80%) Regression Testing
14 17 (5.80%) Unit Testing
14 17 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 120 (40.96%) C
2 104 (35.49%) Python
3 99 (33.79%) Java
4 91 (31.06%) C#
5 52 (17.75%) Perl
6 47 (16.04%) SQL
7 37 (12.63%) Ruby
8 31 (10.58%) Embedded C++
9 29 (9.90%) JavaScript
10 27 (9.22%) Shell Script
11 22 (7.51%) VB
12 21 (7.17%) Embedded C
12 21 (7.17%) PL/SQL
13 18 (6.14%) Scala
14 14 (4.78%) Bash Shell
14 14 (4.78%) Go
14 14 (4.78%) PowerShell
15 9 (3.07%) R
16 7 (2.39%) VBScript
17 5 (1.71%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 87 (29.69%) Degree
2 45 (15.36%) Security Cleared
3 37 (12.63%) SC Cleared
4 29 (9.90%) ISTQB
5 25 (8.53%) ISEB
6 17 (5.80%) PMI Certification
6 17 (5.80%) PMP
7 16 (5.46%) APMG
8 10 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
9 9 (3.07%) Master's Degree
10 6 (2.05%) PhD
11 3 (1.02%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
13 1 (0.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (12.97%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 6 (2.05%) Firmware
2 5 (1.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.68%) HDFS
3 2 (0.68%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.68%) KVM
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.34%) ACF2
4 1 (0.34%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (1.71%) Ansible
1 5 (1.71%) Puppet
2 4 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.68%) Ambari
4 2 (0.68%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (0.68%) Oozie
5 1 (0.34%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.34%) Mesos
5 1 (0.34%) Salt
Vendors
1 38 (12.97%) Red Hat
2 27 (9.22%) Oracle
3 15 (5.12%) Cisco
4 6 (2.05%) HP
4 6 (2.05%) VMware
5 3 (1.02%) IBM
5 3 (1.02%) Sony
6 2 (0.68%) Hortonworks
6 2 (0.68%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.68%) Serena
7 1 (0.34%) EMC
7 1 (0.34%) ESRI
7 1 (0.34%) Google
7 1 (0.34%) Luciad