The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 56 37 72
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +35
Permanent jobs citing C++ 53 49 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.32% 6.99% 2.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.29% 9.48% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 46 49 12
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +31.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £52,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
East Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
843 517 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 68.70% 73.75% 67.34%
Number of salaries quoted 731 476 530
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

C++
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

C++ Salary Trend in Brighton

C++
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Brighton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 48 (53.93%) Linux
2 46 (51.69%) C
3 43 (48.31%) Software Engineering
4 35 (39.33%) Electronics
5 31 (34.83%) Windows
6 27 (30.34%) Embedded C++
7 25 (28.09%) UML
7 25 (28.09%) Embedded Linux
8 23 (25.84%) Java
9 21 (23.60%) Android
9 21 (23.60%) Apple iOS
10 15 (16.85%) Xcode
10 15 (16.85%) Objective-C
10 15 (16.85%) C#
10 15 (16.85%) Computer Science
10 15 (16.85%) PhoneGap
10 15 (16.85%) Android Development
10 15 (16.85%) iOS Development
11 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
12 13 (14.61%) iOS SDK
12 13 (14.61%) Windows Mobile
13 11 (12.36%) Degree
14 10 (11.24%) OO
15 9 (10.11%) VC++
15 9 (10.11%) JavaScript
15 9 (10.11%) Assembly Language
15 9 (10.11%) Video Processing
15 9 (10.11%) JTAG
15 9 (10.11%) Embedded Software Development
15 9 (10.11%) Automation Testing

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) Maya
2 1 (1.12%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (16.85%) Xcode
2 3 (3.37%) Subversion
2 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.12%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.12%) Grunt
3 1 (1.12%) Ant
General
1 35 (39.33%) Electronics
2 5 (5.62%) Games
3 2 (2.25%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (51.69%) Developer
2 44 (49.44%) Software Engineer
3 27 (30.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 25 (28.09%) C++ Software Engineer
5 19 (21.35%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 19 (21.35%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 18 (20.22%) C++ Developer
7 15 (16.85%) iOS Developer
8 13 (14.61%) Android Developer
9 9 (10.11%) Graduate
10 8 (8.99%) Graduate Developer
11 7 (7.87%) Programmer
12 6 (6.74%) Software Developer
13 4 (4.49%) C# Developer
13 4 (4.49%) .NET Developer
13 4 (4.49%) C# .NET Developer
13 4 (4.49%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 4 (4.49%) Graduate Programmer
13 4 (4.49%) Graduate C# Developer
14 3 (3.37%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.85%) PhoneGap
2 13 (14.61%) iOS SDK
3 7 (7.87%) .NET
3 7 (7.87%) Web Services
3 7 (7.87%) XML
4 6 (6.74%) Qt
4 6 (6.74%) Ajax
5 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.49%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 3 (3.37%) MFC
6 3 (3.37%) OpenGL
7 2 (2.25%) Middleware
7 2 (2.25%) HTML5
7 2 (2.25%) HTML
7 2 (2.25%) Flash
8 1 (1.12%) J2SE
8 1 (1.12%) EJB
8 1 (1.12%) JSP
8 1 (1.12%) XNA
8 1 (1.12%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.85%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.99%) Physics
3 7 (7.87%) Mathematics
4 6 (6.74%) Visualisation
4 6 (6.74%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (3.37%) Mobile Games
6 2 (2.25%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.12%) Animation
7 1 (1.12%) iPad
7 1 (1.12%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 48 (53.93%) Linux
2 31 (34.83%) Windows
3 25 (28.09%) Embedded Linux
4 21 (23.60%) Android
4 21 (23.60%) Apple iOS
5 13 (14.61%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (2.25%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (48.31%) Software Engineering
2 25 (28.09%) UML
3 15 (16.85%) Android Development
3 15 (16.85%) iOS Development
4 10 (11.24%) OO
5 9 (10.11%) Embedded Software Development
5 9 (10.11%) Automation Testing
5 9 (10.11%) Video Processing
6 7 (7.87%) Image Processing
7 5 (5.62%) OOD
8 3 (3.37%) Multithreading
9 2 (2.25%) OOP
9 2 (2.25%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.12%) TDD
10 1 (1.12%) ETL
10 1 (1.12%) MVC
10 1 (1.12%) Scrum
10 1 (1.12%) User Experience Design
10 1 (1.12%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (51.69%) C
2 27 (30.34%) Embedded C++
3 23 (25.84%) Java
4 15 (16.85%) C#
4 15 (16.85%) Objective-C
5 9 (10.11%) Assembly Language
5 9 (10.11%) VC++
5 9 (10.11%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.87%) PHP
7 4 (4.49%) SQL
7 4 (4.49%) VB
7 4 (4.49%) Lua
8 2 (2.25%) Python
8 2 (2.25%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.25%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.12%) Scala
9 1 (1.12%) Clojure
9 1 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) JTAG
2 6 (6.74%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.25%) Google
2 2 (2.25%) Facebook
2 2 (2.25%) Twitter
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