The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 59 28 9
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 7 34 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.81% 8.25% 16.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.21% 15.89% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 50
Average salary £40,000 £51,250 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.95% +4.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £43,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
C++
West Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
218 214 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 56.48% 51.94% 53.06%
Number of salaries quoted 197 182 229
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

C++
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

C++ Salary Trend in Crawley

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 31 (83.78%) Linux
2 28 (75.68%) Software Engineering
3 22 (59.46%) Windows
4 21 (56.76%) HTML
4 21 (56.76%) Java
4 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
4 21 (56.76%) CSS
5 20 (54.05%) OO
6 19 (51.35%) Visual Studio
6 19 (51.35%) Degree
7 16 (43.24%) SQL
8 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
9 11 (29.73%) UML
9 11 (29.73%) SDLC
10 10 (27.03%) Mathematics
11 9 (24.32%) jQuery
11 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
11 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (24.32%) J2SE
11 9 (24.32%) OOD
11 9 (24.32%) Eclipse
11 9 (24.32%) J2EE
11 9 (24.32%) Web Services
11 9 (24.32%) C
11 9 (24.32%) C#
12 8 (21.62%) Progress
12 8 (21.62%) Configuration Management
12 8 (21.62%) Validation
12 8 (21.62%) Requirements Analysis
13 7 (18.92%) VxWorks

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 6 (16.22%) Apache
1 6 (16.22%) nginx
2 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) DHCP
1 6 (16.22%) DNS
2 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.11%) CTI
3 3 (8.11%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (51.35%) Visual Studio
2 9 (24.32%) Eclipse
3 6 (16.22%) PHPUnit
3 6 (16.22%) Behat
4 5 (13.51%) Subversion
General
1 5 (13.51%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Developer
2 19 (51.35%) Software Engineer
3 11 (29.73%) C++ Software Engineer
4 9 (24.32%) Software Developer
5 7 (18.92%) C++ Developer
6 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Senior C++ Developer
8 4 (10.81%) Team Leader
8 4 (10.81%) C++ Team Leader
9 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Junior
10 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Junior Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Junior Software Developer
11 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Developer
11 1 (2.70%) C Developer
11 1 (2.70%) Linux Engineer
11 1 (2.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 1 (2.70%) JavaScript Developer
11 1 (2.70%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) HTML
1 21 (56.76%) CSS
2 9 (24.32%) J2EE
2 9 (24.32%) Web Services
2 9 (24.32%) J2SE
2 9 (24.32%) jQuery
3 6 (16.22%) REST
4 5 (13.51%) DirectX
5 3 (8.11%) Ajax
5 3 (8.11%) Dojo
5 3 (8.11%) MFC
6 2 (5.41%) STL
7 1 (2.70%) Qt
7 1 (2.70%) RESTful
7 1 (2.70%) JSP
7 1 (2.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Mathematics
2 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.41%) Physics
4 2 (5.41%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 31 (83.78%) Linux
2 22 (59.46%) Windows
3 7 (18.92%) VxWorks
4 6 (16.22%) UNIX
5 1 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Software Engineering
2 20 (54.05%) OO
3 11 (29.73%) UML
3 11 (29.73%) SDLC
4 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (24.32%) OOD
5 8 (21.62%) Configuration Management
5 8 (21.62%) Validation
5 8 (21.62%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
6 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (16.22%) BDD
6 6 (16.22%) OO PHP
6 6 (16.22%) TDD
6 6 (16.22%) MVC
6 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
6 6 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (13.51%) Computer Architecture
8 3 (8.11%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (8.11%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) Java
1 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
2 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 9 (24.32%) C
3 9 (24.32%) C#
4 7 (18.92%) Assembly Language
5 6 (16.22%) PHP
5 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
5 6 (16.22%) Python
6 5 (13.51%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 19 (51.35%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Firmware
2 6 (16.22%) iptables
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Progress
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle