The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chesterfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 15 30 12
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 1.54% 6.94% 8.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 12.61% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 7
Average salary £21,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
Derbyshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chesterfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21 119 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 32.31% 55.09% 52.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20 103 36
Average salary £43,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.35% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £38,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

C++
Salary Trend in Chesterfield

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

C++ Salary Trend in Chesterfield

C++
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Chesterfield

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chesterfield 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 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Lua
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Chesterfield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chesterfield 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 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Physics
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Lua
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree