The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 17 17 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 16 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 10.96% 8.82% 5.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.92% 10.91% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 6
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £47,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Programming Languages Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
73 55 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 50.00% 80.88% 71.96%
Number of salaries quoted 70 55 74
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Abingdon

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (86.96%) PhD
2 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) OO
2 12 (52.17%) OOD
2 12 (52.17%) Information Management
3 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
4 10 (43.48%) Software Licensing
4 10 (43.48%) C#
4 10 (43.48%) Degree
4 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
5 8 (34.78%) Visualisation
5 8 (34.78%) Algorithms
5 8 (34.78%) C
5 8 (34.78%) Signal Processing
5 8 (34.78%) Data Visualisation
5 8 (34.78%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (34.78%) Hidden Markov Model
5 8 (34.78%) MATLAB
6 4 (17.39%) Windows
7 3 (13.04%) Java
8 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
8 2 (8.70%) Android
8 2 (8.70%) Fortran
8 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
8 2 (8.70%) Physics
8 2 (8.70%) Chemistry
8 2 (8.70%) Apple
8 2 (8.70%) Orchard
8 2 (8.70%) Big Data
8 2 (8.70%) Big Data Analytics

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Software Engineer
3 8 (34.78%) Research Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
2 8 (34.78%) Visualisation
2 8 (34.78%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.70%) Physics
3 2 (8.70%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) OO
1 12 (52.17%) OOD
1 12 (52.17%) Information Management
2 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
3 10 (43.48%) Software Licensing
4 8 (34.78%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (34.78%) Hidden Markov Model
4 8 (34.78%) Signal Processing
4 8 (34.78%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (8.70%) Big Data Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) Parallel Programming
5 2 (8.70%) BDD
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) C#
2 8 (34.78%) C
2 8 (34.78%) MATLAB
3 3 (13.04%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) Fortran
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) PhD
2 10 (43.48%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Apple
1 2 (8.70%) Orchard