The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 18 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 Brentwood region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 29 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 3.17% 19.51% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 29.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
80 54 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 63.49% 65.85% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 66 37 21
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
Essex

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

C++
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

C++ Salary Trend in Brentwood

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (75.00%) STL
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (25.00%) MSTest
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) MSBuild
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) MKS
3 1 (25.00%) RAD
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) MSTest
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Functional Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (25.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) STL
2 1 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) MKS