The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 25 31 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 15 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 7.39% 2.38% 2.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.10% 5.26% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 8
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
124 114 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 61.08% 45.24% 63.73%
Number of salaries quoted 109 92 167
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
London

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++
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Croydon

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 22 (81.48%) Device Driver
2 20 (74.07%) C
2 20 (74.07%) Windows
3 15 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 13 (48.15%) OO
5 12 (44.44%) C#
6 11 (40.74%) Linux
7 9 (33.33%) Validation
7 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 9 (33.33%) Embedded C
7 9 (33.33%) Embedded C++
8 3 (11.11%) CSS
8 3 (11.11%) HTML
8 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 3 (11.11%) Finance
8 3 (11.11%) OOD
9 2 (7.41%) SQL
9 2 (7.41%) MFC
9 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
9 2 (7.41%) Java
9 2 (7.41%) XML
9 2 (7.41%) VC++
10 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
10 1 (3.70%) OOP
10 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (3.70%) TDD
10 1 (3.70%) Banking
10 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
10 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
10 1 (3.70%) Ruby

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Selenium
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
1 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 20 (74.07%) C++ Developer
3 19 (70.37%) C Developer
4 15 (55.56%) C++ Software Engineer
4 15 (55.56%) Software Engineer
5 10 (37.04%) Software Developer
5 10 (37.04%) C++ Software Developer
5 10 (37.04%) C Software Engineer
6 9 (33.33%) Senior C Developer
6 9 (33.33%) Senior Embedded C Developer
6 9 (33.33%) Embedded Software Developer
6 9 (33.33%) Embedded C Developer
6 9 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
6 9 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 9 (33.33%) Senior Developer
6 9 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
6 9 (33.33%) Senior C++ Developer
7 4 (14.81%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (14.81%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) MFC
2 2 (7.41%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) HTML5
3 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (81.48%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 13 (48.15%) OO
3 9 (33.33%) Validation
4 3 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (3.70%) OOP
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.70%) Parallel Programming
5 1 (3.70%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) C
2 12 (44.44%) C#
3 9 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 9 (33.33%) Embedded C++
4 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 2 (7.41%) Java
5 2 (7.41%) VC++
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby
6 1 (3.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
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