The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 43 53 77
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +24
Permanent jobs citing C++ 45 50 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 5.23% 5.06% 3.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.38% 6.94% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 39 50 30
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,250 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
537 720 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 62.44% 72.87% 65.41%
Number of salaries quoted 468 615 660
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for C++.

1 54 (55.67%) Software Engineering
2 51 (52.58%) C
3 48 (49.48%) Embedded Systems
4 35 (36.08%) Degree
5 33 (34.02%) Manufacturing
6 31 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (30.93%) .NET
8 29 (29.90%) C#
9 28 (28.87%) SQL
10 26 (26.80%) HTML
10 26 (26.80%) CSS
10 26 (26.80%) MVC
11 25 (25.77%) Computer Science
12 24 (24.74%) Unit Testing
12 24 (24.74%) Python
13 23 (23.71%) Lua
13 23 (23.71%) Bash Shell
14 22 (22.68%) ASP.NET
15 21 (21.65%) Electronics
16 19 (19.59%) jQuery
17 18 (18.56%) SQL Server
18 17 (17.53%) Firmware
19 16 (16.49%) Scrum
19 16 (16.49%) JavaScript
20 15 (15.46%) TDD
21 14 (14.43%) Windows
21 14 (14.43%) AngularJS
22 13 (13.40%) ASP.NET Web API
23 12 (12.37%) iPad
24 10 (10.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.12%) Node.js
2 3 (3.09%) JBoss
2 3 (3.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (10.31%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.09%) DB2
2 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (4.12%) Bitbucket
1 4 (4.12%) JIRA
1 4 (4.12%) Selenium
1 4 (4.12%) WebDriver
2 3 (3.09%) Ant
2 3 (3.09%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.09%) JUnit
2 3 (3.09%) Maven
2 3 (3.09%) Xcode
3 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
General
1 33 (34.02%) Manufacturing
2 21 (21.65%) Electronics
3 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.09%) Finance
4 3 (3.09%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (52.58%) Software Engineer
2 47 (48.45%) Embedded Engineer
3 45 (46.39%) C++ Software Engineer
4 44 (45.36%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 42 (43.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 39 (40.21%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 36 (37.11%) Developer
8 24 (24.74%) Embedded C Engineer
8 24 (24.74%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 23 (23.71%) C Software Engineer
9 23 (23.71%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
9 23 (23.71%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 23 (23.71%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 23 (23.71%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 22 (22.68%) .NET Developer
11 13 (13.40%) C# Developer
12 11 (11.34%) C# .NET Developer
13 10 (10.31%) C++ Developer
13 10 (10.31%) Senior Developer
14 9 (9.28%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.93%) .NET
2 26 (26.80%) CSS
2 26 (26.80%) HTML
3 22 (22.68%) ASP.NET
4 19 (19.59%) jQuery
5 14 (14.43%) AngularJS
6 13 (13.40%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (10.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 10 (10.31%) WinForms
7 10 (10.31%) WPF
8 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 8 (8.25%) .NET Framework
9 8 (8.25%) Entity Framework
10 6 (6.19%) Qt
10 6 (6.19%) WCF
10 6 (6.19%) Web Services
11 5 (5.15%) Silverlight
12 4 (4.12%) ActiveX
12 4 (4.12%) J2EE
12 4 (4.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 48 (49.48%) Embedded Systems
2 25 (25.77%) Computer Science
3 12 (12.37%) iPad
4 5 (5.15%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.09%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.09%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.03%) User Experience
6 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.03%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.43%) Windows
2 10 (10.31%) Linux
3 3 (3.09%) Android
3 3 (3.09%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (55.67%) Software Engineering
2 31 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (26.80%) MVC
4 24 (24.74%) Unit Testing
5 16 (16.49%) Scrum
6 15 (15.46%) TDD
7 10 (10.31%) Data Protection
8 9 (9.28%) Configuration Management
9 7 (7.22%) Defect Tracking
10 6 (6.19%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (6.19%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.19%) SDLC
11 4 (4.12%) OO
12 3 (3.09%) Automated Testing
12 3 (3.09%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.09%) Knowledge Management
12 3 (3.09%) Multithreading
12 3 (3.09%) OOD
12 3 (3.09%) RAD
12 3 (3.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 51 (52.58%) C
2 29 (29.90%) C#
3 28 (28.87%) SQL
4 24 (24.74%) Python
5 23 (23.71%) Bash Shell
5 23 (23.71%) Lua
6 16 (16.49%) JavaScript
7 10 (10.31%) T-SQL
8 8 (8.25%) Java
9 5 (5.15%) Embedded C++
10 3 (3.09%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.03%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 35 (36.08%) Degree
2 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) QA
System Software
1 17 (17.53%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (10.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.22%) Oracle
3 3 (3.09%) IBM
4 2 (2.06%) Twitter
5 1 (1.03%) Google
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