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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 50 66 40
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -26
Permanent jobs citing C++ 48 28 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.66% 2.81% 5.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.32% 4.35% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 48 27 34
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £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
759 644 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 73.76% 64.53% 73.53%
Number of salaries quoted 655 552 516
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 £28,500 £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 24 April 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Brighton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 73 (91.25%) Linux
2 55 (68.75%) Software Engineering
3 42 (52.50%) C
4 28 (35.00%) Windows
5 25 (31.25%) Qt
6 20 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (25.00%) Algorithms
7 16 (20.00%) ISO 9001
7 16 (20.00%) SQL
8 15 (18.75%) Embedded Linux
9 13 (16.25%) Embedded C++
10 12 (15.00%) Raspberry Pi
11 11 (13.75%) XML
12 9 (11.25%) Web Services
12 9 (11.25%) Embedded Systems
13 7 (8.75%) Electronics
14 6 (7.50%) CSS
14 6 (7.50%) HTML
14 6 (7.50%) Multithreading
15 5 (6.25%) .NET
15 5 (6.25%) PHP
15 5 (6.25%) Device Driver
16 4 (5.00%) Finance
16 4 (5.00%) Wireless
16 4 (5.00%) Streaming Video
16 4 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
16 4 (5.00%) UNIX
16 4 (5.00%) MySQL
16 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
16 4 (5.00%) C#

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (2.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) Wireless
2 1 (1.25%) GSM
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (8.75%) Electronics
2 4 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (67.50%) Software Engineer
1 54 (67.50%) Developer
2 40 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 29 (36.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 24 (30.00%) C++ Developer
5 14 (17.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 14 (17.50%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 11 (13.75%) Linux Developer
6 11 (13.75%) Programmer
7 10 (12.50%) Junior
7 10 (12.50%) Junior Developer
8 9 (11.25%) Embedded C++ Developer
8 9 (11.25%) Embedded Software Developer
9 8 (10.00%) Software Programmer
9 8 (10.00%) C++ Programmer
9 8 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (31.25%) Qt
2 11 (13.75%) XML
3 9 (11.25%) Web Services
4 6 (7.50%) CSS
4 6 (7.50%) HTML
5 5 (6.25%) .NET
6 4 (5.00%) HTML5
6 4 (5.00%) WebGL
6 4 (5.00%) CSS3
7 3 (3.75%) MFC
7 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.75%) OpenGL
7 3 (3.75%) Middleware
8 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 12 (15.00%) Raspberry Pi
3 9 (11.25%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (6.25%) Device Driver
5 4 (5.00%) Streaming Video
5 4 (5.00%) IPTV
6 3 (3.75%) Streaming Media
7 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.25%) User Experience
8 1 (1.25%) CPLD
8 1 (1.25%) Video Editing
8 1 (1.25%) Physics
8 1 (1.25%) VHDL
8 1 (1.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 73 (91.25%) Linux
2 28 (35.00%) Windows
3 15 (18.75%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (5.00%) UNIX
5 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 6 (7.50%) Multithreading
3 4 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (5.00%) UML
4 3 (3.75%) OO
4 3 (3.75%) OOD
5 1 (1.25%) MVC
5 1 (1.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.25%) TDD
5 1 (1.25%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (52.50%) C
2 16 (20.00%) SQL
3 13 (16.25%) Embedded C++
4 5 (6.25%) PHP
5 4 (5.00%) Python
5 4 (5.00%) C#
5 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.25%) VB
7 1 (1.25%) VC++
7 1 (1.25%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.25%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (1.25%) EMC
1 1 (1.25%) QNX
1 1 (1.25%) Xilinx
1 1 (1.25%) Altera
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