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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 54 47 73
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +26
Permanent jobs citing C++ 32 32 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.52% 4.47% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.97% 7.05% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 14
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
644 454 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 70.77% 63.41% 74.09%
Number of salaries quoted 565 364 546
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 January 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Brighton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 67 (87.01%) Linux
2 46 (59.74%) C
3 45 (58.44%) Software Engineering
4 27 (35.06%) Windows
5 23 (29.87%) Embedded Systems
6 22 (28.57%) ISO 9001
6 22 (28.57%) XML
6 22 (28.57%) Qt
7 21 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (27.27%) Algorithms
8 20 (25.97%) Electronics
9 16 (20.78%) Android
9 16 (20.78%) Apple iOS
10 12 (15.58%) Computer Science
11 11 (14.29%) Visualisation
11 11 (14.29%) Ajax
11 11 (14.29%) Degree
11 11 (14.29%) Embedded C++
11 11 (14.29%) Tomcat
11 11 (14.29%) Web Services
11 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 11 (14.29%) SQL
12 10 (12.99%) UML
12 10 (12.99%) Embedded Linux
13 9 (11.69%) Manufacturing
13 9 (11.69%) Bash Shell
14 7 (9.09%) Java
14 7 (9.09%) .NET
15 6 (7.79%) C#
16 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 11 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.60%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Xcode
General
1 20 (25.97%) Electronics
2 9 (11.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (58.44%) Software Engineer
2 34 (44.16%) Developer
3 17 (22.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 14 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 11 (14.29%) C++ Developer
5 11 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
5 11 (14.29%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 10 (12.99%) C++ Software Engineer
7 9 (11.69%) Deployment Engineer
7 9 (11.69%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) iOS Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Android Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Junior Developer
10 3 (3.90%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Junior
11 2 (2.60%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Junior Software Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.57%) XML
1 22 (28.57%) Qt
2 11 (14.29%) Ajax
2 11 (14.29%) Web Services
3 7 (9.09%) .NET
4 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.49%) iOS SDK
4 5 (6.49%) PhoneGap
5 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.30%) CSS
6 1 (1.30%) HTML
6 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.87%) Embedded Systems
2 21 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (27.27%) Algorithms
3 12 (15.58%) Computer Science
4 11 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.30%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 67 (87.01%) Linux
2 27 (35.06%) Windows
3 16 (20.78%) Android
3 16 (20.78%) Apple iOS
4 10 (12.99%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (6.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (58.44%) Software Engineering
2 10 (12.99%) UML
3 5 (6.49%) Android Development
3 5 (6.49%) iOS Development
4 2 (2.60%) TDD
5 1 (1.30%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 46 (59.74%) C
2 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 11 (14.29%) SQL
2 11 (14.29%) Embedded C++
3 9 (11.69%) Bash Shell
4 7 (9.09%) Java
5 6 (7.79%) C#
6 5 (6.49%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.30%) VB
7 1 (1.30%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (28.57%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum £45,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum £45,000 DOE
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