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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 68 54 39
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 25 53 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.89% 4.25% 6.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.27% 6.26% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 46 47
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
586 847 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 67.82% 67.92% 74.63%
Number of salaries quoted 477 733 469
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 September 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Brighton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 66 (89.19%) Linux
2 38 (51.35%) Software Engineering
3 32 (43.24%) C
4 23 (31.08%) Raspberry Pi
5 22 (29.73%) Windows
5 22 (29.73%) Embedded Linux
6 21 (28.38%) Embedded C++
7 18 (24.32%) Qt
8 17 (22.97%) Web Services
9 9 (12.16%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (10.81%) Python
11 7 (9.46%) Multithreading
12 6 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (8.11%) Device Driver
12 6 (8.11%) CSS
12 6 (8.11%) HTML
12 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
12 6 (8.11%) PHP
13 5 (6.76%) MySQL
13 5 (6.76%) Wireless
13 5 (6.76%) Finance
13 5 (6.76%) Streaming Video
13 5 (6.76%) IPTV
13 5 (6.76%) HTML5
13 5 (6.76%) WebGL
13 5 (6.76%) CSS3
14 4 (5.41%) Streaming Media
14 4 (5.41%) Middleware
14 4 (5.41%) OO
14 4 (5.41%) UNIX

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (1.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MetaTrader
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) Wireless
2 1 (1.35%) GSM
2 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.76%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.70%) Games
4 1 (1.35%) German Language
4 1 (1.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 68 (91.89%) Developer
2 40 (54.05%) Software Developer
3 37 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 37 (50.00%) Software Engineer
4 22 (29.73%) Linux Developer
4 22 (29.73%) Programmer
5 20 (27.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 18 (24.32%) Junior Developer
6 18 (24.32%) Junior
6 18 (24.32%) Software Programmer
7 17 (22.97%) Embedded C++ Developer
7 17 (22.97%) C++ Programmer
7 17 (22.97%) Embedded Software Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Hardware Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) C Software Engineer
10 2 (2.70%) C++ Software Developer
11 1 (1.35%) UI Developer
11 1 (1.35%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.32%) Qt
2 17 (22.97%) Web Services
3 6 (8.11%) HTML
3 6 (8.11%) CSS
4 5 (6.76%) HTML5
4 5 (6.76%) WebGL
4 5 (6.76%) CSS3
5 4 (5.41%) Middleware
6 3 (4.05%) MFC
6 3 (4.05%) OpenGL
7 2 (2.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (1.35%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (1.35%) cocos2d
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.08%) Raspberry Pi
2 9 (12.16%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (8.11%) Device Driver
4 5 (6.76%) Streaming Video
4 5 (6.76%) IPTV
5 4 (5.41%) Streaming Media
6 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.35%) Xbox
7 1 (1.35%) User Experience
7 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.35%) CPLD
7 1 (1.35%) Video Editing
7 1 (1.35%) Physics
7 1 (1.35%) VHDL
7 1 (1.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.35%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 66 (89.19%) Linux
2 22 (29.73%) Windows
2 22 (29.73%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (5.41%) UNIX
4 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (51.35%) Software Engineering
2 7 (9.46%) Multithreading
3 6 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.41%) OO
5 3 (4.05%) OOD
5 3 (4.05%) Unit Testing
6 2 (2.70%) Game Development
7 1 (1.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.35%) Low Latency
7 1 (1.35%) SDLC
7 1 (1.35%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (43.24%) C
2 21 (28.38%) Embedded C++
3 8 (10.81%) Python
4 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.11%) PHP
5 3 (4.05%) Lua
5 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.70%) C#
7 1 (1.35%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.35%) VB
7 1 (1.35%) VC++
7 1 (1.35%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (1.35%) EMC
1 1 (1.35%) QNX
1 1 (1.35%) Xilinx
1 1 (1.35%) Altera
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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