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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 20 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 10 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 8.26% 10.67% 11.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.33% 15.38% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 13
Average salary £33,750 £47,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.94% +31.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
75 52 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 61.98% 69.33% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 70 48 74
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 February 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Abingdon

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (92.86%) PhD
2 15 (53.57%) C
2 15 (53.57%) MATLAB
2 15 (53.57%) Visualisation
2 15 (53.57%) Signal Processing
2 15 (53.57%) Algorithms
3 14 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (39.29%) Information Management
4 11 (39.29%) OOD
4 11 (39.29%) Linux
4 11 (39.29%) OO
5 10 (35.71%) C#
6 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
6 9 (32.14%) Degree
6 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
6 9 (32.14%) Software Licensing
7 8 (28.57%) Hidden Markov Model
7 8 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (25.00%) Statistics
8 7 (25.00%) Machine Learning
9 6 (21.43%) Biometrics
10 4 (14.29%) Windows
11 2 (7.14%) Orchard
11 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
11 2 (7.14%) Physics
11 2 (7.14%) Chemistry
11 2 (7.14%) Android
11 2 (7.14%) Parallel Programming
11 2 (7.14%) BDD

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Research Engineer
2 11 (39.29%) Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Visualisation
1 15 (53.57%) Algorithms
2 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
3 7 (25.00%) Statistics
4 6 (21.43%) Biometrics
5 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
5 2 (7.14%) Physics
5 2 (7.14%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Signal Processing
2 14 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 11 (39.29%) OO
3 11 (39.29%) OOD
3 11 (39.29%) Information Management
4 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
4 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (32.14%) Software Licensing
5 8 (28.57%) Hidden Markov Model
5 8 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (25.00%) Machine Learning
7 2 (7.14%) Big Data Analytics
7 2 (7.14%) Analytics
7 2 (7.14%) TDD
7 2 (7.14%) Pair Programming
7 2 (7.14%) Parallel Programming
7 2 (7.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) C
1 15 (53.57%) MATLAB
2 10 (35.71%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 26 (92.86%) PhD
2 9 (32.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Apple
1 2 (7.14%) Orchard
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 6 days ago