The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 41 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.52% 2.25% 3.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.89% 3.67% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 8
Median salary - £45,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Colchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
112 109 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 58.33% 61.24% 36.44%
Number of salaries quoted 105 100 78
Median salary £40,000 £28,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

C++
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

C++ Salary Trend in Colchester

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for C++.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Physics
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) CUDA
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) WPF
5 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 2 (33.33%) XAML
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Subversion
5 2 (33.33%) OpenCL
5 2 (33.33%) User Experience
5 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 2 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
6 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (16.67%) ETL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) OpenCL
1 2 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Physics
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) CUDA
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) XAML
3 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau