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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 17 22 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 9 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 6.72% 11.76% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.71% 22.73% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 2
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £29,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,000 £33,750
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
84 88 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 62.69% 51.76% 71.64%
Number of salaries quoted 80 79 70
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1 July 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Abingdon

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 11 (57.89%) PhD
2 10 (52.63%) C
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) MATLAB
4 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
4 8 (42.11%) Statistics
4 8 (42.11%) Visualisation
4 8 (42.11%) Signal Processing
4 8 (42.11%) Machine Learning
4 8 (42.11%) Algorithms
5 7 (36.84%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (36.84%) Biometrics
6 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 5 (26.32%) Java
6 5 (26.32%) Linux
6 5 (26.32%) Python
7 4 (21.05%) OO
7 4 (21.05%) OOD
7 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) PHP
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
7 4 (21.05%) CSS
7 4 (21.05%) Chartered Engineer
7 4 (21.05%) Degree
7 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
8 3 (15.79%) OpenMP
8 3 (15.79%) Parallel Programming
9 2 (10.53%) CUDA

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Research Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) C++ Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Games Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Games Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate
6 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) C++ Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Games Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Trainee Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Trainee Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Trainee
6 1 (5.26%) C++ Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) OpenMP
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Statistics
1 8 (42.11%) Visualisation
1 8 (42.11%) Algorithms
2 7 (36.84%) Biometrics
3 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.53%) CUDA
5 1 (5.26%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 8 (42.11%) Signal Processing
2 8 (42.11%) Machine Learning
3 7 (36.84%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (21.05%) OO
4 4 (21.05%) OOD
5 3 (15.79%) Parallel Programming
6 1 (5.26%) BDD
6 1 (5.26%) Game Development
6 1 (5.26%) TDD
6 1 (5.26%) Information Management
6 1 (5.26%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C
2 8 (42.11%) MATLAB
3 5 (26.32%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) PHP
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Fortran
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) PhD
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Google