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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 19 31 9
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Permanent jobs citing C++ 8 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 6.40% 6.06% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.96% 13.70% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 8
Average salary £45,000 £41,787 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +11.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,500 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 73 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 58.40% 44.24% 67.14%
Number of salaries quoted 73 62 42
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) OO
2 8 (50.00%) OOD
3 7 (43.75%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) Degree
4 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 6 (37.50%) OpenMP
4 6 (37.50%) Parallel Programming
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Python
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) PhD
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 5 (31.25%) PHP
5 5 (31.25%) CUDA
6 4 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
6 4 (25.00%) C
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (18.75%) C#
8 2 (12.50%) .NET
8 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
8 2 (12.50%) Games
8 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (6.25%) TDD
9 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
9 1 (6.25%) Google
9 1 (6.25%) Statistics

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) C++ Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Games Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Games Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Trainee Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Trainee Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Trainee
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Games Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Games Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Research Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Games Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) OpenMP
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (31.25%) CUDA
3 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (6.25%) Statistics
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.25%) Robotics
4 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
4 1 (6.25%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (50.00%) OO
2 8 (50.00%) OOD
3 6 (37.50%) Parallel Programming
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) Game Development
5 1 (6.25%) Signal Processing
5 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning
5 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) PHP
4 4 (25.00%) C
5 3 (18.75%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
6 1 (6.25%) Fortran
6 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) PhD
3 4 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Google
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Upto £60,000 DOE
Posted: 10 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: DOE
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: £27,000 + bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 DOE + bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos Plc
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos Plc
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago