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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank - - 50
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - - 2.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
99 95 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 36.53% 47.74% 59.93%
Number of salaries quoted 86 79 155
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) Multithreading
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
3 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Physics
4 4 (44.44%) OOD
4 4 (44.44%) UML
4 4 (44.44%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (22.22%) SDLC
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
7 1 (11.11%) Back Office
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) Python
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) MFC
7 1 (11.11%) C
7 1 (11.11%) C#
7 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
7 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
7 1 (11.11%) OpenGL
7 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
7 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
7 1 (11.11%) V-Model
7 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Software Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Java Software Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Java Software Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) C++ Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Development Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Linux Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
6 1 (11.11%) Systems Integration Architect
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) MFC
1 1 (11.11%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
1 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 4 (44.44%) Physics
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Multithreading
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) OOD
3 4 (44.44%) UML
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
6 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) V-Model
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS