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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 64 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 38 26 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.86% 3.25% 5.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.32% 4.88% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 30
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
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
714 533 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 72.49% 66.71% 72.08%
Number of salaries quoted 630 439 466
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 March 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Brighton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 63 (92.65%) Linux
2 48 (70.59%) Software Engineering
3 41 (60.29%) C
4 24 (35.29%) Windows
5 22 (32.35%) Qt
6 20 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (29.41%) Algorithms
7 18 (26.47%) ISO 9001
8 16 (23.53%) SQL
9 13 (19.12%) XML
10 12 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
11 11 (16.18%) Electronics
12 9 (13.24%) Embedded C++
13 8 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
14 7 (10.29%) Web Services
14 7 (10.29%) Degree
15 6 (8.82%) Computer Science
15 6 (8.82%) Bash Shell
15 6 (8.82%) .NET
15 6 (8.82%) Manufacturing
16 5 (7.35%) C#
17 4 (5.88%) Raspberry Pi
17 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET
17 4 (5.88%) UML
18 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
18 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
18 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
18 2 (2.94%) TDD
18 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
18 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (2.94%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.94%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) GSM
1 1 (1.47%) Internet
1 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (16.18%) Electronics
2 6 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.47%) Games
3 1 (1.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (70.59%) Software Engineer
2 37 (54.41%) Developer
3 28 (41.18%) Software Developer
4 25 (36.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 17 (25.00%) C++ Developer
6 14 (20.59%) Senior Software Engineer
6 14 (20.59%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 8 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) Junior Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Junior
8 6 (8.82%) Deployment Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Embedded C++ Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Embedded Software Developer
10 4 (5.88%) Software Programmer
10 4 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 4 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (5.88%) Linux Developer
10 4 (5.88%) Programmer
10 4 (5.88%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (32.35%) Qt
2 13 (19.12%) XML
3 7 (10.29%) Web Services
4 6 (8.82%) .NET
5 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.94%) Ajax
6 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.47%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.47%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (1.47%) CSS
7 1 (1.47%) MFC
7 1 (1.47%) HTML
7 1 (1.47%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (29.41%) Algorithms
2 12 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.88%) Raspberry Pi
5 2 (2.94%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.47%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.47%) VHDL
6 1 (1.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.47%) CPLD
6 1 (1.47%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 63 (92.65%) Linux
2 24 (35.29%) Windows
3 8 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.94%) Android
4 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.47%) UNIX
5 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (70.59%) Software Engineering
2 4 (5.88%) UML
3 2 (2.94%) TDD
4 1 (1.47%) Multithreading
4 1 (1.47%) Game Development
4 1 (1.47%) OO
4 1 (1.47%) E-Commerce
4 1 (1.47%) OOD
4 1 (1.47%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 41 (60.29%) C
2 16 (23.53%) SQL
3 9 (13.24%) Embedded C++
4 6 (8.82%) Bash Shell
5 5 (7.35%) C#
6 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.47%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.47%) VB
7 1 (1.47%) VC++
7 1 (1.47%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (26.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (1.47%) EMC
1 1 (1.47%) QNX
1 1 (1.47%) Xilinx
1 1 (1.47%) Altera
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