The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

C++ Developer
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 90 99
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 14 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.31% 2.11% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 2.21% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 12
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,150 £28,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,875 £57,500 £57,775
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1041 1221 1179
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 97.75% 95.47% 98.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4893 6314 5274
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £22,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in West Sussex

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for C++ Developer in West Sussex

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Developer in West Sussex over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Developer in West Sussex

C++ Developer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +22 13 £47,500 -13.63%
Gatwick +4 1 £55,000 +37.50%
C++ Developer
South East

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 across the West Sussex region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) C++
2 40 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (60.00%) C#
5 27 (54.00%) Windows
6 25 (50.00%) .NET
7 22 (44.00%) .NET Framework
7 22 (44.00%) WCF
7 22 (44.00%) Unit Testing
7 22 (44.00%) Test Automation
8 19 (38.00%) C
9 18 (36.00%) HTML
9 18 (36.00%) CSS
9 18 (36.00%) Linux
10 17 (34.00%) Java
11 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
11 16 (32.00%) SQL
12 15 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
13 14 (28.00%) Multithreaded Programming
13 14 (28.00%) Multithreading
13 14 (28.00%) Degree
13 14 (28.00%) Assembly Language
13 14 (28.00%) Oracle
14 13 (26.00%) Scrum
15 12 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (22.00%) UML
16 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
17 10 (20.00%) SOA
17 10 (20.00%) MVVM
18 9 (18.00%) Cloud Computing

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) MySQL
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) LINQPad
1 3 (6.00%) NUnit
2 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (50.00%) .NET
2 22 (44.00%) .NET Framework
2 22 (44.00%) WCF
3 18 (36.00%) CSS
3 18 (36.00%) HTML
4 5 (10.00%) JSP
5 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (6.00%) Silverlight
6 1 (2.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (2.00%) MFC
6 1 (2.00%) OpenGL
6 1 (2.00%) POSIX
6 1 (2.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 27 (54.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (44.00%) Test Automation
3 22 (44.00%) Unit Testing
4 14 (28.00%) Multithreaded Programming
4 14 (28.00%) Multithreading
5 13 (26.00%) Scrum
6 12 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (22.00%) UML
8 10 (20.00%) MVVM
8 10 (20.00%) SOA
9 9 (18.00%) Mathematics
9 9 (18.00%) Scenario Testing
10 5 (10.00%) Web Design
11 3 (6.00%) Data Protection
11 3 (6.00%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (6.00%) Microservices
11 3 (6.00%) OOP
11 3 (6.00%) SDLC
12 2 (4.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C++
2 30 (60.00%) C#
3 19 (38.00%) C
4 17 (34.00%) Java
5 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
5 16 (32.00%) SQL
6 14 (28.00%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.00%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.00%) Fortran
7 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Perforce