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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 38 14 23
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 22 57 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 5.82% 11.49% 9.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.95% 25.91% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 22 48 26
Average salary £43,000 £47,500 £64,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.47% -25.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
201 220 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 53.17% 44.35% 47.52%
Number of salaries quoted 186 182 235
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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++
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Crawley

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 36 (75.00%) Linux
2 32 (66.67%) HTML
2 32 (66.67%) Java
2 32 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 32 (66.67%) CSS
3 31 (64.58%) OO
3 31 (64.58%) Software Engineering
3 31 (64.58%) Degree
4 23 (47.92%) SQL
5 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
6 21 (43.75%) C#
6 21 (43.75%) Web Services
6 21 (43.75%) jQuery
7 20 (41.67%) Windows
8 17 (35.42%) Computer Science
9 16 (33.33%) Visual Studio
10 14 (29.17%) Python
10 14 (29.17%) PHP
10 14 (29.17%) TDD
10 14 (29.17%) BDD
11 13 (27.08%) Requirements Analysis
12 12 (25.00%) Unit Testing
12 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (25.00%) REST
12 12 (25.00%) Behat
12 12 (25.00%) OO PHP
12 12 (25.00%) nginx
12 12 (25.00%) PHPUnit
12 12 (25.00%) iptables
12 12 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (25.00%) nginx
1 12 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.00%) DNS
1 12 (25.00%) DHCP
2 9 (18.75%) Internet
3 3 (6.25%) CTI
4 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.17%) Wireless
5 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 12 (25.00%) Behat
2 12 (25.00%) PHPUnit
3 8 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 4 (8.33%) Subversion
5 2 (4.17%) JUnit
5 2 (4.17%) Rational Robot
5 2 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (4.17%) LoadRunner
5 2 (4.17%) JMeter
5 2 (4.17%) Selenium
5 2 (4.17%) WebLOAD
5 2 (4.17%) NUnit
5 2 (4.17%) Calabash
5 2 (4.17%) LoadUI
5 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.17%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.17%) Appium
General
1 4 (8.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 33 (68.75%) Developer
2 16 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 15 (31.25%) Software Developer
4 12 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 10 (20.83%) C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (18.75%) Web Developer
7 7 (14.58%) C++ Developer
7 7 (14.58%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Senior C++ Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Team Leader
9 4 (8.33%) C++ Team Leader
10 2 (4.17%) Junior
10 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Junior Software Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Junior Developer
11 1 (2.08%) Linux Developer
11 1 (2.08%) AWS Developer
11 1 (2.08%) JavaScript Developer
11 1 (2.08%) C Developer
11 1 (2.08%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (66.67%) HTML
1 32 (66.67%) CSS
2 21 (43.75%) Web Services
2 21 (43.75%) jQuery
3 12 (25.00%) REST
4 9 (18.75%) Ajax
4 9 (18.75%) Dojo
5 8 (16.67%) J2EE
5 8 (16.67%) J2SE
6 5 (10.42%) DirectX
7 2 (4.17%) MFC
7 2 (4.17%) STL
8 1 (2.08%) Qt
8 1 (2.08%) RESTful
8 1 (2.08%) JSP
8 1 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Computer Science
2 11 (22.92%) Visualisation
3 8 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.17%) Device Driver
4 2 (4.17%) Physics
5 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 36 (75.00%) Linux
2 20 (41.67%) Windows
3 12 (25.00%) UNIX
4 6 (12.50%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (64.58%) OO
1 31 (64.58%) Software Engineering
2 14 (29.17%) TDD
2 14 (29.17%) BDD
3 13 (27.08%) Requirements Analysis
4 12 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (25.00%) OO PHP
4 12 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (25.00%) MVC
5 10 (20.83%) UML
6 9 (18.75%) Web Development
7 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (16.67%) OOD
8 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 6 (12.50%) Validation
8 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.33%) Computer Architecture
10 3 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (6.25%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 32 (66.67%) Java
1 32 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 23 (47.92%) SQL
3 21 (43.75%) C#
4 14 (29.17%) Python
4 14 (29.17%) PHP
5 12 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 9 (18.75%) C
7 6 (12.50%) Assembly Language
8 5 (10.42%) Embedded C++
9 2 (4.17%) Perl
9 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.17%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 31 (64.58%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) ISEB
2 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.17%) CSQA
System Software
1 12 (25.00%) iptables
2 6 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) Progress
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle