Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East > Surrey
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 48 23
Rank change year-on-year +1 -25 +11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 272 293 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.21% 5.17% 8.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.52% 10.11% 17.25%
Number of salaries quoted 229 280 615
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £61,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 2,857 2,899 3,941
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 54.72% 51.16% 52.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,502 2,447 3,489
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% +2.27% +3.53%

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 15 August 2018.

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 15 August 2018. 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
Guildford +18 52 £44,500 +11.25% 9
Leatherhead +13 46 £50,000 - 10
Reigate - 19 £45,000 - 2
Woking +23 18 £65,500 +45.56% 13
Staines +15 13 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Camberley -11 12 £42,500 -22.73% 1
Weybridge -11 12 £40,000 -30.43% 8
Redhill -29 6 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Epsom - 3 £52,500 - 2
Walton-on-Thames -7 2 £43,750 +9.38% 3
Chertsey - 2 £33,500 - 1
Addlestone - 1 £35,000 -
Thames Ditton - 1 £17,500 -
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for C++.

1 115 (42.28%) Degree
2 110 (40.44%) Software Engineering
3 92 (33.82%) Linux
4 90 (33.09%) Python
5 86 (31.62%) Computer Science
6 85 (31.25%) C
7 76 (27.94%) Java
8 73 (26.84%) SQL
9 72 (26.47%) C#
10 67 (24.63%) OO
11 65 (23.90%) Mathematics
12 61 (22.43%) Windows
13 57 (20.96%) Agile Software Development
14 46 (16.91%) SDLC
15 45 (16.54%) Algorithms
15 45 (16.54%) Finance
16 43 (15.81%) Problem-Solving
17 36 (13.24%) Computer Science Degree
18 34 (12.50%) OOD
18 34 (12.50%) Machine Learning
19 33 (12.13%) JavaScript
20 32 (11.76%) .NET
20 32 (11.76%) Qt
21 31 (11.40%) Unit Testing
22 30 (11.03%) Multithreading
23 28 (10.29%) Git (software)
24 26 (9.56%) Microsoft
25 25 (9.19%) PhD
25 25 (9.19%) Security Cleared
26 24 (8.82%) Android

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 19 (6.99%) Apache Spark
2 7 (2.57%) Apache
2 7 (2.57%) Apache Pig
3 5 (1.84%) Ethereum
3 5 (1.84%) Hyperledger
3 5 (1.84%) IIS
3 5 (1.84%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.47%) DataSynapse
4 4 (1.47%) Jupyter
4 4 (1.47%) SAS
5 3 (1.10%) CICS
5 3 (1.10%) Confluence
5 3 (1.10%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.74%) CMS
6 2 (0.74%) Drupal
6 2 (0.74%) WordPress
7 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (5.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.57%) GIMP
2 7 (2.57%) GNU Octave
3 5 (1.84%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.74%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.37%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.10%) Teamcenter
2 2 (0.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.94%) GitHub
4 4 (1.47%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (1.47%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.47%) Slack
5 3 (1.10%) Office 365
6 2 (0.74%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.51%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.47%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.10%) 5G
3 3 (1.10%) HTTP
3 3 (1.10%) LTE
4 2 (0.74%) GSM
4 2 (0.74%) RTP
4 2 (0.74%) UMTS
4 2 (0.74%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.37%) 3G
5 1 (0.37%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.37%) DHCP
5 1 (0.37%) DNS
5 1 (0.37%) ISDN
5 1 (0.37%) PBX
5 1 (0.37%) SMS
5 1 (0.37%) SNMP
5 1 (0.37%) VoIP
5 1 (0.37%) VPN
5 1 (0.37%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.51%) Big Data
3 11 (4.04%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.68%) Blockchain
5 7 (2.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 7 (2.57%) Apache Hive
5 7 (2.57%) Impala
5 7 (2.57%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.84%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.10%) DB2
8 3 (1.10%) MySQL
8 3 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 28 (10.29%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.25%) Subversion
2 17 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 15 (5.51%) NUnit
5 14 (5.15%) JIRA
6 11 (4.04%) Xcode
7 7 (2.57%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.84%) Bazaar
9 4 (1.47%) Ant
9 4 (1.47%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.10%) JUnit
10 3 (1.10%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (0.74%) Selenium
11 2 (0.74%) TestNG
11 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.37%) HP UFT
12 1 (0.37%) JMeter
12 1 (0.37%) LoadRunner
General
1 45 (16.54%) Finance
2 24 (8.82%) Electronics
3 22 (8.09%) Automotive
3 22 (8.09%) Games
4 20 (7.35%) Telecoms
5 17 (6.25%) Aerospace
6 15 (5.51%) Military
7 6 (2.21%) Avionics
8 4 (1.47%) Advertising
9 3 (1.10%) Marketing
10 2 (0.74%) Banking
10 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.37%) Back Office
11 1 (0.37%) Front Office
11 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 125 (45.96%) Developer
2 61 (22.43%) Software Developer
3 49 (18.01%) C++ Developer
3 49 (18.01%) Software Engineer
4 32 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 27 (9.93%) Graduate
6 24 (8.82%) C# Developer
6 24 (8.82%) C++ Software Developer
6 24 (8.82%) C++ Software Engineer
7 22 (8.09%) C# Software Developer
8 17 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
9 16 (5.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 14 (5.15%) .NET Developer
10 14 (5.15%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (4.78%) .NET Software Developer
11 13 (4.78%) Development Engineer
11 13 (4.78%) Embedded Engineer
11 13 (4.78%) Research Engineer
12 12 (4.41%) Senior C# Developer
12 12 (4.41%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.76%) .NET
1 32 (11.76%) Qt
2 23 (8.46%) XML
3 18 (6.62%) TensorFlow
4 17 (6.25%) HTML
5 16 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 16 (5.88%) REST
6 15 (5.51%) ASP.NET
7 14 (5.15%) CSS
8 13 (4.78%) WPF
9 12 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (4.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (4.41%) Velocity
9 12 (4.41%) WCF
9 12 (4.41%) WinForms
10 10 (3.68%) OpenCL
10 10 (3.68%) OpenGL
10 10 (3.68%) STL
11 9 (3.31%) DirectX
11 9 (3.31%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 86 (31.62%) Computer Science
2 45 (16.54%) Algorithms
3 19 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.51%) User Experience
5 12 (4.41%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.68%) Client/Server
6 10 (3.68%) CUDA
7 8 (2.94%) Augmented Reality
7 8 (2.94%) Device Driver
7 8 (2.94%) Mainframe
8 6 (2.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (1.84%) Animation
9 5 (1.84%) Bitcoin
10 4 (1.47%) Derivative
10 4 (1.47%) Fintech
10 4 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.47%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 4 (1.47%) Reinsurance
10 4 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (1.10%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 92 (33.82%) Linux
2 61 (22.43%) Windows
3 24 (8.82%) Android
4 15 (5.51%) Unix
5 13 (4.78%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.84%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (1.84%) Mac OS
6 5 (1.84%) zOS
7 4 (1.47%) CentOS
7 4 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.47%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.47%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.10%) FreeRTOS
8 3 (1.10%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (40.44%) Software Engineering
2 67 (24.63%) OO
3 65 (23.90%) Mathematics
4 57 (20.96%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (16.91%) SDLC
6 43 (15.81%) Problem-Solving
7 34 (12.50%) Machine Learning
7 34 (12.50%) OOD
8 31 (11.40%) Unit Testing
9 30 (11.03%) Multithreading
10 24 (8.82%) Test Automation
11 23 (8.46%) Scrum
12 21 (7.72%) Artificial Intelligence
13 18 (6.62%) Analytics
14 17 (6.25%) Physics
15 16 (5.88%) Statistics
16 15 (5.51%) Continuous Improvement
16 15 (5.51%) OOP
16 15 (5.51%) TDD
17 14 (5.15%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 90 (33.09%) Python
2 85 (31.25%) C
3 76 (27.94%) Java
4 73 (26.84%) SQL
5 72 (26.47%) C#
6 33 (12.13%) JavaScript
7 14 (5.15%) PHP
7 14 (5.15%) VBA
8 13 (4.78%) Shell Script
9 12 (4.41%) PL/SQL
9 12 (4.41%) R
10 11 (4.04%) Objective-C
10 11 (4.04%) Perl
10 11 (4.04%) Scala
10 11 (4.04%) VB
11 10 (3.68%) Apple Swift
11 10 (3.68%) Go
12 9 (3.31%) PowerShell
13 8 (2.94%) Bash Shell
13 8 (2.94%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 115 (42.28%) Degree
2 36 (13.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (9.19%) PhD
3 25 (9.19%) Security Cleared
4 16 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 10 (3.68%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (2.21%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.47%) MCSE
7 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.10%) ISEB
8 3 (1.10%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.10%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.10%) PMP
9 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.37%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.21%) QA
2 2 (0.74%) IEC 62304
2 2 (0.74%) ISO 26262
3 1 (0.37%) ECSS
3 1 (0.37%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (1.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.47%) Docker
2 4 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (1.10%) ACF2
3 3 (1.10%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (1.10%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.37%) Ansible
2 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (9.56%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.72%) Oracle
3 11 (4.04%) TOWER Software
4 5 (1.84%) Adobe
5 4 (1.47%) Citrix
6 3 (1.10%) HP
6 3 (1.10%) IBM
6 3 (1.10%) Serena
7 2 (0.74%) Altera
7 2 (0.74%) EMC
7 2 (0.74%) hybris
7 2 (0.74%) Sony
8 1 (0.37%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.37%) Cisco
8 1 (0.37%) Google
8 1 (0.37%) Perforce
8 1 (0.37%) Tableau
8 1 (0.37%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.37%) VMware
8 1 (0.37%) Xilinx