The median annual salary for a C++ Software Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

C++ Software Developer
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 102 96
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 10 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.93% 0.77% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.79% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 10
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 1054 1143 1116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 98.32% 97.28% 98.50%
Number of salaries quoted 969 1032 961
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

C++ Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex that featured C++ Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Developer in West Sussex

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Developer in West Sussex

C++ Software Developer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

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

Salary histogram for C++ Software Developer in West Sussex

C++ Software 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++ Software Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 March 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 +11 6 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Horsham +12 4 £41,250 +3.12%
C++ Software Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) C++
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Scrum
2 12 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (60.00%) .NET
3 9 (60.00%) UML
3 9 (60.00%) C#
4 6 (40.00%) WCF
4 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (40.00%) MVVM
4 6 (40.00%) SOA
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) NUnit
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (20.00%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) STL
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) MFC
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) OpenGL
5 3 (20.00%) OOP

C++ Software 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:

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) LINQPad
1 3 (20.00%) NUnit
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (40.00%) WCF
3 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) MFC
3 3 (20.00%) OpenGL
3 3 (20.00%) Silverlight
3 3 (20.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Scrum
2 12 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (60.00%) UML
4 6 (40.00%) MVVM
4 6 (40.00%) SOA
4 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Cross-Platform Development
5 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (20.00%) Microservices
5 3 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
5 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (20.00%) OOP
5 3 (20.00%) SDLC
5 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
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