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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 64 63 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Permanent jobs citing C++ 27 47 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.25% 3.84% 5.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.70% 5.62% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 41
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
574 836 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 68.99% 68.30% 70.79%
Number of salaries quoted 474 733 467
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 August 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Brighton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 69 (92.00%) Linux
2 43 (57.33%) Software Engineering
3 32 (42.67%) C
4 26 (34.67%) Windows
5 22 (29.33%) Qt
5 22 (29.33%) Raspberry Pi
6 21 (28.00%) Embedded Linux
7 18 (24.00%) Web Services
8 17 (22.67%) Embedded C++
9 7 (9.33%) Multithreading
10 6 (8.00%) Device Driver
10 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (8.00%) CSS
10 6 (8.00%) HTML
10 6 (8.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (8.00%) PHP
10 6 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (6.67%) MySQL
11 5 (6.67%) Python
11 5 (6.67%) Finance
11 5 (6.67%) Streaming Video
11 5 (6.67%) Wireless
11 5 (6.67%) IPTV
11 5 (6.67%) HTML5
11 5 (6.67%) WebGL
11 5 (6.67%) CSS3
12 4 (5.33%) Streaming Media
12 4 (5.33%) ISO 9001
12 4 (5.33%) Middleware

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1 (1.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (1.33%) GSM
2 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.67%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Games
3 1 (1.33%) German Language
3 1 (1.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 68 (90.67%) Developer
2 44 (58.67%) Software Developer
3 42 (56.00%) Software Engineer
4 41 (54.67%) C++ Developer
5 22 (29.33%) Programmer
6 21 (28.00%) Linux Developer
7 20 (26.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 18 (24.00%) Software Programmer
9 17 (22.67%) Embedded C++ Developer
9 17 (22.67%) Embedded Software Developer
9 17 (22.67%) Junior Developer
9 17 (22.67%) C++ Programmer
9 17 (22.67%) Junior
10 4 (5.33%) C++ Software Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) C++ Software Engineer
11 2 (2.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 2 (2.67%) Senior Software Engineer
12 1 (1.33%) Senior C# Developer
12 1 (1.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.33%) Qt
2 18 (24.00%) Web Services
3 6 (8.00%) HTML
3 6 (8.00%) CSS
4 5 (6.67%) HTML5
4 5 (6.67%) WebGL
4 5 (6.67%) CSS3
5 4 (5.33%) Middleware
6 3 (4.00%) OpenGL
6 3 (4.00%) MFC
6 3 (4.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (1.33%) cocos2d
7 1 (1.33%) .NET
7 1 (1.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.33%) Raspberry Pi
2 6 (8.00%) Device Driver
2 6 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.67%) Streaming Video
3 5 (6.67%) IPTV
4 4 (5.33%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.33%) Streaming Media
5 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.33%) Xbox
6 1 (1.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.33%) CPLD
6 1 (1.33%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.33%) Physics
6 1 (1.33%) VHDL
6 1 (1.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.33%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 69 (92.00%) Linux
2 26 (34.67%) Windows
3 21 (28.00%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (5.33%) UNIX
5 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (57.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (9.33%) Multithreading
3 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.33%) OO
5 3 (4.00%) OOD
5 3 (4.00%) Game Development
6 1 (1.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.33%) Low Latency
6 1 (1.33%) SDLC
6 1 (1.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.33%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (42.67%) C
2 17 (22.67%) Embedded C++
3 6 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.00%) PHP
4 5 (6.67%) Python
5 4 (5.33%) SQL
6 3 (4.00%) C#
7 1 (1.33%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.33%) VB
7 1 (1.33%) VC++
7 1 (1.33%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (1.33%) EMC
1 1 (1.33%) QNX
1 1 (1.33%) Xilinx
1 1 (1.33%) Altera
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