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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 41 57 62
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 54 35 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 6.55% 3.81% 3.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.64% 5.41% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 51 34 20
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average 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
560 647 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 67.96% 70.48% 64.47%
Number of salaries quoted 495 571 349
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 10 February 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Brighton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 59 (59.60%) Software Engineering
2 57 (57.58%) C
3 43 (43.43%) Embedded Systems
4 41 (41.41%) Degree
5 38 (38.38%) Linux
6 33 (33.33%) SQL
7 27 (27.27%) Manufacturing
8 26 (26.26%) Electronics
9 25 (25.25%) Windows
10 23 (23.23%) .NET
11 21 (21.21%) Python
11 21 (21.21%) Lua
11 21 (21.21%) Unit Testing
11 21 (21.21%) Bash Shell
12 20 (20.20%) C#
13 19 (19.19%) Embedded C++
13 19 (19.19%) Qt
13 19 (19.19%) Mathematics
14 17 (17.17%) Computer Science
14 17 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (17.17%) MVC
14 17 (17.17%) HTML
14 17 (17.17%) ASP.NET
14 17 (17.17%) CSS
15 15 (15.15%) Web Services
15 15 (15.15%) WCF
16 13 (13.13%) SQL Server
17 12 (12.12%) JavaScript
18 11 (11.11%) Web Development
18 11 (11.11%) WPF

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (4.04%) JBoss
1 4 (4.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.04%) DB2
2 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.06%) NUnit
2 4 (4.04%) Ant
2 4 (4.04%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.04%) JUnit
2 4 (4.04%) Maven
3 1 (1.01%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 26 (26.26%) Electronics
3 10 (10.10%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.04%) Finance
4 4 (4.04%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (56.57%) Software Engineer
2 49 (49.49%) C++ Software Engineer
3 48 (48.48%) Embedded Engineer
4 39 (39.39%) Developer
5 33 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 31 (31.31%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 30 (30.30%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 24 (24.24%) Embedded C Engineer
8 24 (24.24%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 23 (23.23%) C Software Engineer
9 23 (23.23%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
9 23 (23.23%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 23 (23.23%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 23 (23.23%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 18 (18.18%) Embedded Developer
11 14 (14.14%) C# Developer
11 14 (14.14%) Hardware Engineer
11 14 (14.14%) Linux Engineer
11 14 (14.14%) Software Developer
12 13 (13.13%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.23%) .NET
2 19 (19.19%) Qt
3 17 (17.17%) ASP.NET
3 17 (17.17%) CSS
3 17 (17.17%) HTML
4 15 (15.15%) WCF
4 15 (15.15%) Web Services
5 11 (11.11%) WinForms
5 11 (11.11%) WPF
6 10 (10.10%) XML
7 6 (6.06%) .NET Framework
7 6 (6.06%) ATL
7 6 (6.06%) Entity Framework
7 6 (6.06%) jQuery
7 6 (6.06%) MFC
7 6 (6.06%) NHibernate
8 5 (5.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (5.05%) J2EE
8 5 (5.05%) Spring
9 4 (4.04%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (43.43%) Embedded Systems
2 19 (19.19%) Mathematics
3 17 (17.17%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.04%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.04%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.01%) iPad
5 1 (1.01%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.01%) Physics
5 1 (1.01%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.01%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 38 (38.38%) Linux
2 25 (25.25%) Windows
3 1 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (59.60%) Software Engineering
2 21 (21.21%) Unit Testing
3 17 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (17.17%) MVC
4 11 (11.11%) Web Development
5 8 (8.08%) Scrum
6 6 (6.06%) MVVM
7 5 (5.05%) OO
7 5 (5.05%) TDD
8 4 (4.04%) Automated Testing
8 4 (4.04%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.04%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.04%) Data Protection
8 4 (4.04%) Defect Tracking
8 4 (4.04%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (4.04%) Multithreading
8 4 (4.04%) OOD
8 4 (4.04%) RAD
8 4 (4.04%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 57 (57.58%) C
2 33 (33.33%) SQL
3 21 (21.21%) Bash Shell
3 21 (21.21%) Lua
3 21 (21.21%) Python
4 20 (20.20%) C#
5 19 (19.19%) Embedded C++
6 12 (12.12%) JavaScript
7 11 (11.11%) Java
8 5 (5.05%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.01%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 41 (41.41%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (10.10%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.04%) IBM
2 4 (4.04%) Oracle
3 2 (2.02%) Google
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