The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 65 40 56
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +16
Permanent jobs citing C++ 30 40 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.00% 5.48% 3.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.62% 7.46% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 24
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +22.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
650 536 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 64.94% 73.42% 68.57%
Number of salaries quoted 556 504 479
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
East Sussex

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 18 April 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Brighton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 47 (71.21%) C
3 37 (56.06%) Linux
4 35 (53.03%) Electronics
5 24 (36.36%) Embedded C++
6 22 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
7 21 (31.82%) UML
8 18 (27.27%) OO
9 14 (21.21%) C#
9 14 (21.21%) Java
10 13 (19.70%) Windows
11 12 (18.18%) Assembly Language
11 12 (18.18%) JTAG
12 11 (16.67%) Video Processing
12 11 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
13 10 (15.15%) Image Processing
13 10 (15.15%) Degree
13 10 (15.15%) SQL
13 10 (15.15%) .NET
14 9 (13.64%) Games
15 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
16 7 (10.61%) OOD
17 6 (9.09%) OOP
17 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
17 6 (9.09%) Visual Studio
17 6 (9.09%) Physics
18 5 (7.58%) MVC
18 5 (7.58%) Validation
18 5 (7.58%) HTML
19 4 (6.06%) SQL Server

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (3.03%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.52%) Grunt
2 1 (1.52%) Xcode
2 1 (1.52%) Subversion
2 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.52%) Ant
General
1 35 (53.03%) Electronics
2 9 (13.64%) Games
3 2 (3.03%) Finance
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (71.21%) Software Engineer
2 29 (43.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 21 (31.82%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 21 (31.82%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 21 (31.82%) C++ Software Engineer
4 14 (21.21%) Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Programmer
6 6 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.09%) C++ Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Graduate
7 4 (6.06%) PC Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Graduate Programmer
8 3 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (4.55%) C Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.55%) C++ Software Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (3.03%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Games Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) .NET
2 5 (7.58%) HTML
3 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.06%) OpenGL
3 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (6.06%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (4.55%) Ajax
4 3 (4.55%) SOAP
4 3 (4.55%) ADO
4 3 (4.55%) MFC
5 2 (3.03%) XML
5 2 (3.03%) Dojo
5 2 (3.03%) HTML5
5 2 (3.03%) PostGIS
6 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (1.52%) Qt
6 1 (1.52%) J2SE
6 1 (1.52%) Flash
6 1 (1.52%) Web Services
6 1 (1.52%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.09%) Physics
3 4 (6.06%) Mobile Games
3 4 (6.06%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.55%) GIS
5 2 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.52%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 37 (56.06%) Linux
2 22 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 13 (19.70%) Windows
4 4 (6.06%) Android
4 4 (6.06%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.55%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 21 (31.82%) UML
3 18 (27.27%) OO
4 11 (16.67%) Video Processing
4 11 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 10 (15.15%) Image Processing
6 7 (10.61%) OOD
7 6 (9.09%) OOP
8 5 (7.58%) MVC
8 5 (7.58%) Validation
9 4 (6.06%) Multithreading
10 2 (3.03%) Game Development
11 1 (1.52%) BDD
11 1 (1.52%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.52%) Scrum
11 1 (1.52%) TDD
11 1 (1.52%) Document Management
11 1 (1.52%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (71.21%) C
2 24 (36.36%) Embedded C++
3 14 (21.21%) C#
3 14 (21.21%) Java
4 12 (18.18%) Assembly Language
5 10 (15.15%) SQL
6 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.06%) Embedded C
7 4 (6.06%) Lua
8 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.03%) Python
10 1 (1.52%) Ruby
10 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.52%) Scala
10 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.52%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) JTAG
2 3 (4.55%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle
2 1 (1.52%) Symbian
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago