The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Burton-upon-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 9 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 8 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 14.55% 8.77% 2.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.86% 11.90% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 1
Average salary £50,000 £19,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+163.15% -34.48%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Burton-upon-Trent region.

Programming Languages Category
Burton-upon-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 42 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 63.64% 73.68% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 28 40 18
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £19,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Burton-upon-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

C++
Salary Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Burton-upon-Trent region.

C++ Salary Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

C++
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (90.91%) Chartered Engineer
2 10 (90.91%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (90.91%) Embedded Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Electronics
2 10 (90.91%) Project Management
3 8 (72.73%) MATLAB
3 8 (72.73%) Simulink
3 8 (72.73%) VHDL
3 8 (72.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 8 (72.73%) Data Analysis
3 8 (72.73%) Algorithms
3 8 (72.73%) Signal Processing
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) PhD
4 1 (9.09%) Fortran
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (9.09%) Physics

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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.

Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Simulink
General
1 10 (90.91%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (72.73%) Algorithms
2 8 (72.73%) VHDL
2 8 (72.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 10 (90.91%) Embedded Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) Data Analysis
3 8 (72.73%) Signal Processing
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) MATLAB
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (90.91%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) PhD