The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 Chesterfield region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 40 26 12
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 1.29% 2.83% 26.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.30% 5.56% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 13
Average salary £20,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Chesterfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
87 54 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 56.13% 50.94% 82.69%
Number of salaries quoted 81 53 40
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,250 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
Derbyshire

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 26 Related IT Skills in Chesterfield

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 16 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 16 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (87.50%) Physics
2 14 (87.50%) PhD
2 14 (87.50%) C
3 5 (31.25%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (18.75%) RESTful
4 3 (18.75%) JSON
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) XSD
5 2 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 2 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (12.50%) Degree

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Chesterfield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 2 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 14 (87.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 14 (87.50%) C Software Engineer
3 11 (68.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
1 3 (18.75%) JSON
1 3 (18.75%) RESTful
2 2 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) XSD
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 16 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (87.50%) Physics
3 5 (31.25%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) PhD
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft