The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Abingdon region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 9 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 33 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 20.37% 6.85% 7.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.67% 9.52% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 8
Average salary £52,500 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £33,750 £40,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,200 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
101 105 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 62.35% 71.92% 70.80%
Number of salaries quoted 93 101 77
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £20,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
Oxfordshire

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

C++
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

C++ Salary Trend in Abingdon

C++
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Abingdon

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 32 (88.89%) Degree
2 26 (72.22%) C#
3 20 (55.56%) .NET
4 17 (47.22%) Software Engineering
5 16 (44.44%) OO
6 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 15 (41.67%) MVC
7 14 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 12 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (30.56%) WPF
9 11 (30.56%) TDD
10 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
10 10 (27.78%) PowerShell
10 10 (27.78%) OOD
10 10 (27.78%) Puppet
10 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
10 10 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
11 9 (25.00%) Windows
11 9 (25.00%) Silverlight
12 8 (22.22%) jQuery
13 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
14 6 (16.67%) Manufacturing
14 6 (16.67%) Linux
14 6 (16.67%) PHP
14 6 (16.67%) VB.NET
14 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
14 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
14 6 (16.67%) C

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 6 (16.67%) Drupal
2 5 (13.89%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
2 5 (13.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
3 6 (16.67%) Subversion
4 4 (11.11%) JIRA
4 4 (11.11%) Bugzilla
4 4 (11.11%) GDB
5 2 (5.56%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) Software Developer
2 13 (36.11%) Software Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Senior Developer
5 6 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Consultant
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) Firmware Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.33%) SQL Developer
8 3 (8.33%) .NET Consultant
8 3 (8.33%) Software Consultant
8 3 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) .NET
2 11 (30.56%) WPF
3 9 (25.00%) Silverlight
4 8 (22.22%) jQuery
5 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 5 (13.89%) CSS
6 5 (13.89%) HTML5
6 5 (13.89%) HTML
6 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
7 4 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (11.11%) Flash
7 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 4 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Open Source
3 4 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (11.11%) Firmware
4 2 (5.56%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Software Engineering
2 16 (44.44%) OO
3 15 (41.67%) MVC
4 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (30.56%) TDD
7 10 (27.78%) OOD
8 5 (13.89%) ETL
8 5 (13.89%) Big Data Analytics
8 5 (13.89%) Analytics
9 4 (11.11%) Parallel Programming
9 4 (11.11%) Information Management
10 2 (5.56%) Integration Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) C#
2 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.78%) PowerShell
4 6 (16.67%) PHP
4 6 (16.67%) Java
4 6 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 6 (16.67%) C
4 6 (16.67%) C++/CLI
5 3 (8.33%) SQL
6 2 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (88.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Puppet
1 10 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 4 (11.11%) Toshiba
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago