The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Chelmsford region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 24 7 33
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +26
Permanent jobs citing C++ 10 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 4.98% 18.92% 1.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.64% 37.84% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 3
Average salary £48,250 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.62% -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
94 37 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 46.77% 50.00% 77.63%
Number of salaries quoted 91 31 118
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £25,430
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
Essex

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 16 April 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 18 (72.00%) OO
2 16 (64.00%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (44.00%) Java
4 7 (28.00%) C
5 6 (24.00%) Apex Code
5 6 (24.00%) Visualforce
6 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (12.00%) C#
7 3 (12.00%) Linux
7 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.00%) Finance
7 3 (12.00%) Degree
7 3 (12.00%) WCF
8 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
8 2 (8.00%) Physics
8 2 (8.00%) Windows
8 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
8 2 (8.00%) Automotive
9 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.00%) Military
9 1 (4.00%) Change Management
9 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
9 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.00%) PhD
9 1 (4.00%) OOP
9 1 (4.00%) Perl
9 1 (4.00%) PHP
9 1 (4.00%) SQL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Military
3 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Consultant
3 8 (32.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 7 (28.00%) C++ Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior C++ Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) C Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior C Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Visualforce
2 3 (12.00%) WCF
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) CSS
3 1 (4.00%) JSP
3 1 (4.00%) SOAP
3 1 (4.00%) Struts
3 1 (4.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) Spring
3 1 (4.00%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (8.00%) Physics
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) OO
2 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.00%) Change Management
3 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.00%) OOP
3 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (4.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (4.00%) Test Management
3 1 (4.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (4.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) C
3 6 (24.00%) Apex Code
4 3 (12.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) SQL
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
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