The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 38 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.47% 3.23% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.00% 6.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
100 150 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 47.39% 53.76% 44.61%
Number of salaries quoted 90 139 135
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

C++
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

C++ Salary Trend in Croydon

C++
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 12 (92.31%) C
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Device Driver
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) C#
4 6 (46.15%) Embedded C
4 6 (46.15%) Embedded C++
4 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 6 (46.15%) Validation
5 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) VC++
6 1 (7.69%) CRM
6 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (7.69%) Windows CE
6 1 (7.69%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) MFC
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
1 11 (84.62%) C++ Developer
1 11 (84.62%) C Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Embedded Software Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Embedded C Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Software Developer
2 6 (46.15%) C++ Software Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior C++ Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Software Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior C Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Embedded C++ Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Embedded C Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) MFC
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Device Driver
2 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Validation
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C
2 7 (53.85%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) Embedded C
3 6 (46.15%) Embedded C++
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) VC++
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft