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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 51 40 68
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +28
Permanent jobs citing C++ 54 44 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.76% 6.39% 1.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.07% 8.51% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 45 44 15
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
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
764 517 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 67.31% 75.04% 65.89%
Number of salaries quoted 670 470 529
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Brighton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 52 (57.14%) Linux
2 47 (51.65%) C
3 41 (45.05%) Software Engineering
4 35 (38.46%) Windows
5 33 (36.26%) Electronics
6 26 (28.57%) Embedded C++
7 25 (27.47%) Android
7 25 (27.47%) Apple iOS
8 24 (26.37%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (26.37%) Embedded Linux
8 24 (26.37%) UML
9 23 (25.27%) Java
10 16 (17.58%) Android Development
10 16 (17.58%) iOS Development
10 16 (17.58%) PhoneGap
10 16 (17.58%) Xcode
10 16 (17.58%) Objective-C
11 15 (16.48%) Computer Science
12 14 (15.38%) Windows Mobile
12 14 (15.38%) iOS SDK
12 14 (15.38%) Microsoft
13 12 (13.19%) C#
14 11 (12.09%) JavaScript
14 11 (12.09%) Embedded Systems
14 11 (12.09%) Degree
15 9 (9.89%) Ajax
15 9 (9.89%) Qt
15 9 (9.89%) Automation Testing
15 9 (9.89%) Visualisation
15 9 (9.89%) Web Services

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 9 (9.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) Maya
2 1 (1.10%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (17.58%) Xcode
2 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.20%) Subversion
4 1 (1.10%) Grunt
4 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
General
1 33 (36.26%) Electronics
2 3 (3.30%) Games
3 2 (2.20%) Polish Language
3 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (52.75%) Developer
2 42 (46.15%) Software Engineer
3 24 (26.37%) C++ Software Engineer
4 23 (25.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 21 (23.08%) C++ Developer
6 17 (18.68%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 17 (18.68%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 16 (17.58%) iOS Developer
8 14 (15.38%) Android Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Graduate
10 6 (6.59%) Software Developer
10 6 (6.59%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Programmer
12 4 (4.40%) C# Developer
12 4 (4.40%) .NET Developer
12 4 (4.40%) C# .NET Developer
12 4 (4.40%) Graduate C# Developer
12 4 (4.40%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 3 (3.30%) C Developer
13 3 (3.30%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.58%) PhoneGap
2 14 (15.38%) iOS SDK
3 9 (9.89%) Ajax
3 9 (9.89%) Qt
3 9 (9.89%) Web Services
3 9 (9.89%) XML
4 7 (7.69%) .NET
5 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.30%) MFC
6 3 (3.30%) OpenGL
7 2 (2.20%) Middleware
7 2 (2.20%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (1.10%) Unreal Engine
8 1 (1.10%) HTML5
8 1 (1.10%) XNA
8 1 (1.10%) Flash
8 1 (1.10%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.37%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (16.48%) Computer Science
3 11 (12.09%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (9.89%) Visualisation
5 6 (6.59%) Physics
6 5 (5.49%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.20%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.10%) Animation
8 1 (1.10%) Mobile Games
8 1 (1.10%) iPad
8 1 (1.10%) iPhone
8 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (57.14%) Linux
2 35 (38.46%) Windows
3 25 (27.47%) Android
3 25 (27.47%) Apple iOS
4 24 (26.37%) Embedded Linux
5 14 (15.38%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (2.20%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.05%) Software Engineering
2 24 (26.37%) UML
3 16 (17.58%) Android Development
3 16 (17.58%) iOS Development
4 9 (9.89%) Automation Testing
5 8 (8.79%) OO
6 6 (6.59%) Video Processing
6 6 (6.59%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (5.49%) Image Processing
7 5 (5.49%) OOD
8 4 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.30%) Multithreading
10 1 (1.10%) User Experience Design
10 1 (1.10%) TDD
10 1 (1.10%) ETL
10 1 (1.10%) MVC
10 1 (1.10%) Scrum
10 1 (1.10%) BDD
10 1 (1.10%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (51.65%) C
2 26 (28.57%) Embedded C++
3 23 (25.27%) Java
4 16 (17.58%) Objective-C
5 12 (13.19%) C#
6 11 (12.09%) JavaScript
7 9 (9.89%) VC++
8 7 (7.69%) PHP
9 6 (6.59%) Assembly Language
10 4 (4.40%) VB
11 3 (3.30%) SQL
11 3 (3.30%) Lua
12 2 (2.20%) Python
12 2 (2.20%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.10%) Clojure
13 1 (1.10%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.10%) Scala
13 1 (1.10%) Ruby
13 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.10%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 11 (12.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.89%) ISO 9001
2 6 (6.59%) JTAG
Vendors
1 14 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.20%) Google
2 2 (2.20%) Facebook
2 2 (2.20%) Twitter
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