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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 60 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 30 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.32% 2.93% 4.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.62% 4.55% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 21
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
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
649 418 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 71.87% 64.41% 70.98%
Number of salaries quoted 578 333 471
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 £27,500 £24,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Brighton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 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 60 (92.31%) Linux
2 43 (66.15%) C
2 43 (66.15%) Software Engineering
3 23 (35.38%) Windows
4 22 (33.85%) ISO 9001
4 22 (33.85%) Qt
5 20 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (30.77%) Algorithms
6 18 (27.69%) Embedded Systems
7 17 (26.15%) XML
8 16 (24.62%) SQL
9 13 (20.00%) Electronics
10 9 (13.85%) Degree
10 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
10 9 (13.85%) Bash Shell
10 9 (13.85%) Manufacturing
11 7 (10.77%) Web Services
11 7 (10.77%) Apple iOS
11 7 (10.77%) Android
12 6 (9.23%) Visualisation
12 6 (9.23%) Ajax
12 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
12 6 (9.23%) Tomcat
12 6 (9.23%) .NET
13 5 (7.69%) C#
14 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET
14 4 (6.15%) UML
14 4 (6.15%) Embedded C++
14 4 (6.15%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (3.08%) SQL Server

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 6 (9.23%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.08%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Xcode
General
1 13 (20.00%) Electronics
2 9 (13.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (66.15%) Software Engineer
2 28 (43.08%) Developer
3 20 (30.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 18 (27.69%) Software Developer
5 14 (21.54%) Senior Software Engineer
5 14 (21.54%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 11 (16.92%) C++ Developer
7 9 (13.85%) Deployment Engineer
7 9 (13.85%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (12.31%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.08%) .NET Developer
11 2 (3.08%) Junior
11 2 (3.08%) Junior Software Developer
11 2 (3.08%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (3.08%) Junior Developer
11 2 (3.08%) C++ Software Developer
12 1 (1.54%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.85%) Qt
2 17 (26.15%) XML
3 7 (10.77%) Web Services
4 6 (9.23%) .NET
4 6 (9.23%) Ajax
5 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.54%) CSS
7 1 (1.54%) HTML
7 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.54%) iOS SDK
7 1 (1.54%) PhoneGap
7 1 (1.54%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (30.77%) Algorithms
2 18 (27.69%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
4 6 (9.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 60 (92.31%) Linux
2 23 (35.38%) Windows
3 7 (10.77%) Android
3 7 (10.77%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.15%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (66.15%) Software Engineering
2 4 (6.15%) UML
3 2 (3.08%) TDD
4 1 (1.54%) E-Commerce
4 1 (1.54%) MVC
4 1 (1.54%) Game Development
4 1 (1.54%) Android Development
4 1 (1.54%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (66.15%) C
2 16 (24.62%) SQL
3 9 (13.85%) Bash Shell
4 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.69%) C#
6 4 (6.15%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.54%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (33.85%) ISO 9001
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