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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 22 8 23
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 1.57% 16.67% 9.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 30.00% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 12
Average salary £39,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £40,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £46,500 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
56 40 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 44.09% 55.56% 62.70%
Number of salaries quoted 51 34 79
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (61.11%) C
3 7 (38.89%) C#
3 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) WCF
4 6 (33.33%) OO
4 6 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) PHP
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 5 (27.78%) VB
5 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
5 5 (27.78%) .NET
5 5 (27.78%) CSS
5 5 (27.78%) JSP
5 5 (27.78%) SOAP
5 5 (27.78%) Struts
5 5 (27.78%) Web Services
5 5 (27.78%) XML
5 5 (27.78%) Automotive
5 5 (27.78%) Drupal
5 5 (27.78%) Spring
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (27.78%) Struts2
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) Windows
7 3 (16.67%) Linux

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 5 (27.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) C# Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) EMC Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 1 (5.56%) EMC Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) WCF
2 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) CSS
2 5 (27.78%) JSP
2 5 (27.78%) SOAP
2 5 (27.78%) Struts
2 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 5 (27.78%) XML
2 5 (27.78%) Spring
2 5 (27.78%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.56%) Physics
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (11.11%) System Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) Image Processing
3 1 (5.56%) Validation
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C
2 7 (38.89%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) PHP
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) VB
4 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) PhD
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) EMC
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com