Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Boost C++ Libraries skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Boost C++ Libraries over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Boost C++ Libraries
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 905 852 818
Rank change year-on-year -53 -34 +43
Permanent jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries 271 348 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.50% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 222 315 454
UK median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% - -
10th Percentile £32,875 £38,750 £36,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +18.75%

Boost C++ Libraries is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 70,021 69,114 78,677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.37% 39.16% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58,683 59,761 67,599
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Boost C++ Libraries
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Boost C++ Libraries as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Boost C++ Libraries in the UK

Boost C++ Libraries
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Boost C++ Libraries in the UK

Boost C++ Libraries
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Boost C++ Libraries in the UK

Boost C++ Libraries
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries within the UK over the 6 months to 16 January 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
England -75 248 £52,500 -8.70% 52
UK excluding London +41 190 £47,500 -5.00% 29
South East +11 126 £47,500 -5.00% 11
London -83 81 £85,000 +17.24% 26
East of England +9 36 £60,000 +20.00% 7
Scotland -14 23 £32,000 -41.82% 2
North of England +10 4 £40,000 +45.45% 3
North East - 2 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +21 1 £24,000 -52.00% 2
Midlands +16 1 £24,000 -52.00% 2
North West -6 1 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Boost C++ Libraries also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Boost C++ Libraries.

1 271 (100.00%) C++
2 196 (72.32%) STL
3 179 (66.05%) Software Engineering
4 146 (53.87%) Windows
5 138 (50.92%) Linux
6 129 (47.60%) C#
7 127 (46.86%) Multithreading
8 126 (46.49%) Degree
9 102 (37.64%) Agile Software Development
10 81 (29.89%) OO
11 75 (27.68%) Finance
12 74 (27.31%) UML
13 69 (25.46%) TDD
14 66 (24.35%) Computer Science
15 62 (22.88%) Python
16 58 (21.40%) Visual Studio
16 58 (21.40%) Java
17 57 (21.03%) MFC
17 57 (21.03%) Cross-Platform Development
18 55 (20.30%) Mathematics
19 53 (19.56%) Computer Science Degree
20 51 (18.82%) Telecoms
21 49 (18.08%) SQL
22 46 (16.97%) GDB
23 45 (16.61%) GCC
24 44 (16.24%) Subversion
24 44 (16.24%) Algorithms
25 43 (15.87%) Qt
26 37 (13.65%) Unix
27 36 (13.28%) OOP

Boost C++ Libraries
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (1.11%) JBoss
1 3 (1.11%) Jetty
1 3 (1.11%) nginx
1 3 (1.11%) Tomcat
1 3 (1.11%) WebLogic
1 3 (1.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.37%) IPython
Applications
1 3 (1.11%) Doxygen
1 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (4.43%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.18%) Asterisk PBX
1 33 (12.18%) Diameter Protocol
1 33 (12.18%) GGSN
1 33 (12.18%) GSM
1 33 (12.18%) LTE
1 33 (12.18%) MGW
1 33 (12.18%) PBX
1 33 (12.18%) RANAP
1 33 (12.18%) RTP
1 33 (12.18%) SGSN
1 33 (12.18%) UMTS
1 33 (12.18%) Wireshark
2 11 (4.06%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.58%) HTTP
4 5 (1.85%) SNMP
5 4 (1.48%) DVB
5 4 (1.48%) HbbTV
5 4 (1.48%) VoIP
6 3 (1.11%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.11%) IPFIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.49%) Relational Database
2 18 (6.64%) Big Data
2 18 (6.64%) Data Mining
3 12 (4.43%) RDBMS
3 12 (4.43%) SQL Server
4 9 (3.32%) MySQL
4 9 (3.32%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (2.95%) Blockchain
6 7 (2.58%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.21%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.21%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.11%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.37%) GIS
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 58 (21.40%) Visual Studio
2 46 (16.97%) GDB
3 45 (16.61%) GCC
4 44 (16.24%) Subversion
5 33 (12.18%) Trac
6 24 (8.86%) Git (software)
7 11 (4.06%) GoogleTest
8 6 (2.21%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.85%) JIRA
10 3 (1.11%) Ant
10 3 (1.11%) CppUnit
10 3 (1.11%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.11%) Hudson
10 3 (1.11%) JUnit
10 3 (1.11%) Maven
10 3 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (1.11%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.11%) Valgrind
10 3 (1.11%) XMLSpy
11 2 (0.74%) Clang
General
1 75 (27.68%) Finance
2 51 (18.82%) Telecoms
3 27 (9.96%) Automotive
4 25 (9.23%) Banking
5 10 (3.69%) Front Office
6 8 (2.95%) Games
7 6 (2.21%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.48%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.48%) Multimedia
9 3 (1.11%) Advertising
10 1 (0.37%) Electronics
10 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 160 (59.04%) Software Engineer
2 142 (52.40%) C++ Software Engineer
3 91 (33.58%) Developer
4 81 (29.89%) C++ Developer
5 40 (14.76%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 40 (14.76%) Senior Software Engineer
6 31 (11.44%) Telecoms Engineer
6 31 (11.44%) Telecoms Software Engineer
7 18 (6.64%) Software Developer
8 17 (6.27%) C++ Software Developer
8 17 (6.27%) Linux Engineer
9 16 (5.90%) Core Network Engineer
9 16 (5.90%) Network Engineer
10 15 (5.54%) Quantitative Developer
10 15 (5.54%) Senior C++ Developer
10 15 (5.54%) Senior Developer
11 13 (4.80%) C# Developer
11 13 (4.80%) C++/C# Developer
11 13 (4.80%) Embedded Engineer
12 12 (4.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (72.32%) STL
2 57 (21.03%) MFC
3 43 (15.87%) Qt
4 21 (7.75%) POSIX
4 21 (7.75%) Web Services
5 18 (6.64%) OpenCV
6 17 (6.27%) FIX Protocol
7 13 (4.80%) HTML
7 13 (4.80%) XML
8 11 (4.06%) .NET
8 11 (4.06%) RESTful
9 10 (3.69%) React
10 8 (2.95%) HTML5
10 8 (2.95%) OpenGL
11 7 (2.58%) J2EE
11 7 (2.58%) Pthreads
12 5 (1.85%) Elastic Stack
12 5 (1.85%) GStreamer
12 5 (1.85%) REST
12 5 (1.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (24.35%) Computer Science
2 44 (16.24%) Algorithms
3 26 (9.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 19 (7.01%) Fintech
4 19 (7.01%) User Experience
5 18 (6.64%) Robotics
6 17 (6.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 15 (5.54%) Fixed Income
8 14 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (4.80%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (4.43%) Data Structures
11 10 (3.69%) Greenfield Project
12 9 (3.32%) Hedge funds
13 5 (1.85%) BBC
13 5 (1.85%) Derivative
13 5 (1.85%) Equities
14 4 (1.48%) Digital TV
14 4 (1.48%) Media Streaming
14 4 (1.48%) MPEG
14 4 (1.48%) STB
Operating Systems
1 146 (53.87%) Windows
2 138 (50.92%) Linux
3 37 (13.65%) Unix
4 13 (4.80%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 6 (2.21%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (1.85%) Robot Operating System
7 1 (0.37%) Android
7 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (66.05%) Software Engineering
2 127 (46.86%) Multithreading
3 102 (37.64%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (29.89%) OO
5 74 (27.31%) UML
6 69 (25.46%) TDD
7 57 (21.03%) Cross-Platform Development
8 55 (20.30%) Mathematics
9 36 (13.28%) OOP
10 34 (12.55%) Physics
11 26 (9.59%) Multithreaded Programming
12 25 (9.23%) SDLC
13 24 (8.86%) Software Testing
14 21 (7.75%) Image Processing
14 21 (7.75%) Quantitative Analysis
15 19 (7.01%) Low Latency
15 19 (7.01%) Machine Learning
15 19 (7.01%) Prototyping
15 19 (7.01%) Time Management
16 18 (6.64%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 271 (100.00%) C++
2 129 (47.60%) C#
3 62 (22.88%) Python
4 58 (21.40%) Java
5 49 (18.08%) SQL
6 26 (9.59%) C
7 18 (6.64%) Perl
8 13 (4.80%) Scala
9 12 (4.43%) T-SQL
10 10 (3.69%) Shell Script
11 9 (3.32%) Embedded C++
12 8 (2.95%) JavaScript
13 4 (1.48%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.11%) AWK
14 3 (1.11%) Groovy
14 3 (1.11%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.11%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.11%) Ruby
14 3 (1.11%) VBA
14 3 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 126 (46.49%) Degree
2 53 (19.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (8.49%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (1.48%) PhD
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.48%) OIPF
2 3 (1.11%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (1.11%) EMIR
2 3 (1.11%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (2.21%) Firmware
2 5 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.48%) systemd
Vendors
1 33 (12.18%) Cisco
2 7 (2.58%) Oracle
3 6 (2.21%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.21%) TIBCO
4 5 (1.85%) Google
5 4 (1.48%) Apple
5 4 (1.48%) Arqiva
5 4 (1.48%) BT
5 4 (1.48%) CA
6 3 (1.11%) Altova
6 3 (1.11%) ILOG
6 3 (1.11%) Splunk
7 1 (0.37%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.37%) Sony