The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 25 17 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 3.62% 7.61% 19.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.49% 15.79% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 13
Average salary £60,000 £46,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +16.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
Essex

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

Programming Languages Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
77 95 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 55.80% 48.22% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75 93 30
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

C++
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

C++ Salary Trend in Chelmsford

C++
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

C++
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) LabVIEW
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) VB
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
4 3 (37.50%) Embedded C++
4 3 (37.50%) MATLAB
5 2 (25.00%) SQLite
5 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (25.00%) Intel
5 2 (25.00%) Firmware
5 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Electronics
5 2 (25.00%) Validation
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) VB
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded C++
2 3 (37.50%) MATLAB
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Intel
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