Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate C++ Developer was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Graduate C++ Developer
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1058 1147 1210
Rank change year-on-year +89 +63 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate C++ Developer 124 78 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.041% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.042% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 120 78 96
UK median annual salary £29,000 £30,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +15.38% +4.00%
10th Percentile £23,400 £21,250 £21,125
90th Percentile £37,750 £38,625 £50,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £29,000 £28,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +1.75% +14.00% +4.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 173015 183533 208123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138825 153627 172837
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Graduate C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Graduate C++ Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate C++ Developer in the UK

Graduate C++ Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Graduate C++ Developer in the UK

Graduate C++ Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate C++ Developer over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate C++ Developer in the UK

Graduate C++ Developer
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate C++ Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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
England +60 119 £29,000 -3.33% 10
UK excluding London +103 112 £29,000 +1.75% 7
East of England +42 58 £30,000 +5.26% 5
Midlands +47 24 £29,000 +28.89%
South East +54 19 £30,000 +33.33% 2
East Midlands - 16 £29,000 -
London -18 12 £27,500 -21.43% 3
West Midlands +4 8 £25,000 +11.11%
North of England -3 5 £22,500 -3.23%
Yorkshire - 5 £22,500 -
Scotland - 4 £40,000 -
Wales +13 1 £25,000 +16.28%
South West +11 1 £22,500 +2.27%

Graduate C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Graduate C++ Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Graduate C++ Developer in the job title.

1 124 (100.00%) C++
2 96 (77.42%) Degree
3 88 (70.97%) Java
4 79 (63.71%) Computer Science
5 72 (58.06%) Software Engineering
6 69 (55.65%) C#
7 64 (51.61%) Mathematics
8 53 (42.74%) Linux
8 53 (42.74%) Python
9 51 (41.13%) Physics
10 43 (34.68%) C
11 36 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (28.23%) Algorithms
13 33 (26.61%) Windows
14 28 (22.58%) Electronics
15 26 (20.97%) PhD
15 26 (20.97%) .NET
16 25 (20.16%) Machine Learning
17 24 (19.35%) Numerate Degree
18 22 (17.74%) Games
18 22 (17.74%) Computer Science Degree
19 19 (15.32%) SDLC
19 19 (15.32%) CAD
19 19 (15.32%) Embedded Linux
20 18 (14.52%) Git (software)
20 18 (14.52%) Visual Studio
21 17 (13.71%) GitHub
21 17 (13.71%) Scrum
22 16 (12.90%) Subversion
22 16 (12.90%) Open Source

Graduate C++ Developer Skill Set
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 (2.42%) OpenEdge
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.71%) GitHub
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.90%) MySQL
2 13 (10.48%) Redis
3 8 (6.45%) GIS
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (14.52%) Git (software)
1 18 (14.52%) Visual Studio
2 16 (12.90%) Subversion
3 1 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 28 (22.58%) Electronics
2 22 (17.74%) Games
3 10 (8.06%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.81%) Finance
4 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.97%) .NET
2 12 (9.68%) Apache Axis
3 11 (8.87%) ASP.NET
4 7 (5.65%) XML
5 6 (4.84%) HTML
6 4 (3.23%) CSS
6 4 (3.23%) Qt
6 4 (3.23%) Velocity
7 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.81%) jQuery
7 1 (0.81%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (0.81%) Node.js
7 1 (0.81%) STL
7 1 (0.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.81%) Web Services
7 1 (0.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 79 (63.71%) Computer Science
2 35 (28.23%) Algorithms
3 13 (10.48%) Client/Server
3 13 (10.48%) Data Structures
4 12 (9.68%) 3D Printing
5 4 (3.23%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (3.23%) Animation
6 3 (2.42%) Video\Live Streaming
7 2 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 53 (42.74%) Linux
2 33 (26.61%) Windows
3 19 (15.32%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (58.06%) Software Engineering
2 64 (51.61%) Mathematics
3 51 (41.13%) Physics
4 36 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (20.16%) Machine Learning
6 19 (15.32%) CAD
6 19 (15.32%) SDLC
7 17 (13.71%) Scrum
8 16 (12.90%) Computer Vision
8 16 (12.90%) Open Source
9 14 (11.29%) OOP
10 12 (9.68%) 3D Modelling
10 12 (9.68%) CAE
10 12 (9.68%) Content Writing
11 10 (8.06%) Prototyping
12 9 (7.26%) Artificial Intelligence
13 8 (6.45%) Collaborative Working
13 8 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (4.84%) Multithreading
14 6 (4.84%) OO
Programming Languages
1 124 (100.00%) C++
2 88 (70.97%) Java
3 69 (55.65%) C#
4 53 (42.74%) Python
5 43 (34.68%) C
6 15 (12.10%) Go
7 8 (6.45%) Perl
8 5 (4.03%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.03%) PHP
8 5 (4.03%) SQL
9 4 (3.23%) Embedded C
9 4 (3.23%) Embedded C++
9 4 (3.23%) MATLAB
9 4 (3.23%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.61%) Ruby
11 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.81%) Tcl
11 1 (0.81%) VC++
Qualifications
1 96 (77.42%) Degree
2 26 (20.97%) PhD
3 24 (19.35%) Numerate Degree
4 22 (17.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.61%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 2 (1.61%) Google
1 2 (1.61%) Intel
1 2 (1.61%) NVIDIA
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle