Period
to 18 April 2021

The median annual salary for a Junior C++ Developer was £21,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 April 2021.

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

Junior C++ Developer
UK
6 months to
18 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 843 883 1063
Rank change year-on-year +40 +180 +122
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior C++ Developer 2 85 68
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.077% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.081% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 2 83 64
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £21,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -66.92% - +73.33%
UK excluding London median annual salary £21,500 £26,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -17.31% -54.78% +91.67%

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 78,342 104,962 142,716
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.07% 95.38% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 61,539 85,271 114,930
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £40,977 £38,000 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Junior C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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

Junior C++ Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Junior C++ Developer.

Salary trend for Junior C++ Developer in the UK

Junior C++ Developer
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior C++ Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 18 April 2021. 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
UK excluding London +74 2 £21,500 -17.31% 5
England +47 2 £21,500 -66.92% 8
Midlands +34 2 £21,500 -2.27% 2
West Midlands +18 2 £21,500 -2.27% 1

Junior C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2021, Junior C++ Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Junior C++ Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (100.00%) DirectX
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring

Junior 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) DirectX
1 2 (100.00%) OpenGL
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree