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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 47 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 12 46 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 3.28% 10.27% 14.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.03% 20.91% 28.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 41 38
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,550 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
199 220 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 54.37% 49.11% 49.66%
Number of salaries quoted 185 182 221
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,500 £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++
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Crawley

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 7 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 33 (78.57%) Linux
2 31 (73.81%) Software Engineering
3 25 (59.52%) HTML
3 25 (59.52%) Java
3 25 (59.52%) JavaScript
3 25 (59.52%) CSS
4 24 (57.14%) OO
4 24 (57.14%) Degree
5 22 (52.38%) Windows
6 19 (45.24%) Visual Studio
7 18 (42.86%) SQL
8 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
9 13 (30.95%) C#
9 13 (30.95%) Web Services
9 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
9 13 (30.95%) jQuery
10 12 (28.57%) SDLC
11 11 (26.19%) UML
12 10 (23.81%) C
12 10 (23.81%) Mathematics
13 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
13 9 (21.43%) J2EE
13 9 (21.43%) J2SE
13 9 (21.43%) OOD
13 9 (21.43%) Eclipse
14 8 (19.05%) Python
14 8 (19.05%) Progress
14 8 (19.05%) PHP
14 8 (19.05%) Validation

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 7 (16.67%) Apache
1 7 (16.67%) nginx
2 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) DHCP
1 7 (16.67%) DNS
2 6 (14.29%) Internet
3 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.14%) CTI
5 1 (2.38%) HTTP
5 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Visual Studio
2 9 (21.43%) Eclipse
3 7 (16.67%) Behat
3 7 (16.67%) PHPUnit
4 5 (11.90%) Subversion
5 1 (2.38%) Selenium
5 1 (2.38%) WebLOAD
5 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.38%) Rational Robot
5 1 (2.38%) JMeter
5 1 (2.38%) NUnit
5 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.38%) JUnit
5 1 (2.38%) Calabash
5 1 (2.38%) LoadUI
5 1 (2.38%) Appium
General
1 5 (11.90%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Developer
2 19 (45.24%) Software Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (23.81%) Software Developer
5 7 (16.67%) C++ Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 6 (14.29%) Web Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Senior C++ Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Team Leader
8 4 (9.52%) C++ Team Leader
9 2 (4.76%) Junior
9 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Junior Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Junior Software Developer
10 1 (2.38%) C Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Linux Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (2.38%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (59.52%) HTML
1 25 (59.52%) CSS
2 13 (30.95%) Web Services
2 13 (30.95%) jQuery
3 9 (21.43%) J2SE
3 9 (21.43%) J2EE
4 7 (16.67%) REST
5 6 (14.29%) Ajax
5 6 (14.29%) Dojo
6 5 (11.90%) DirectX
7 3 (7.14%) MFC
8 2 (4.76%) STL
9 1 (2.38%) Qt
9 1 (2.38%) RESTful
9 1 (2.38%) JSP
9 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
2 10 (23.81%) Mathematics
3 8 (19.05%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.76%) Physics
4 2 (4.76%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 33 (78.57%) Linux
2 22 (52.38%) Windows
3 7 (16.67%) UNIX
3 7 (16.67%) VxWorks
4 1 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Software Engineering
2 24 (57.14%) OO
3 12 (28.57%) SDLC
4 11 (26.19%) UML
5 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (21.43%) OOD
5 9 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
6 8 (19.05%) TDD
6 8 (19.05%) Validation
6 8 (19.05%) BDD
7 7 (16.67%) OO PHP
7 7 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (16.67%) MVC
7 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (14.29%) Web Development
8 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 5 (11.90%) Computer Architecture
10 3 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) Java
1 25 (59.52%) JavaScript
2 18 (42.86%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) C#
4 10 (23.81%) C
5 8 (19.05%) Python
5 8 (19.05%) PHP
6 7 (16.67%) Assembly Language
6 7 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 5 (11.90%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.38%) Perl
8 1 (2.38%) Tcl
8 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) CSQA
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Firmware
1 7 (16.67%) iptables
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Progress
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle