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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 37 30 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 10 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.92% 3.12% 1.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.76% 5.68% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 6
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £37,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £37,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
148 176 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 58.04% 54.83% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 119 174 184
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Croydon

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (73.68%) Software Engineering
2 9 (47.37%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 8 (42.11%) Windows
4 7 (36.84%) C
4 7 (36.84%) Finance
5 6 (31.58%) Device Driver
5 6 (31.58%) .NET
6 5 (26.32%) OO
6 5 (26.32%) TDD
6 5 (26.32%) Banking
7 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
7 4 (21.05%) WinForms
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 4 (21.05%) WPF
8 3 (15.79%) Java
8 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
8 3 (15.79%) Linux
8 3 (15.79%) UNIX
8 3 (15.79%) OOD
8 3 (15.79%) Marketing
9 2 (10.53%) Physics
9 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
9 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
9 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
9 2 (10.53%) JBoss
9 2 (10.53%) VC++
9 2 (10.53%) HTML

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
4 3 (15.79%) Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Software Engineer
2 11 (57.89%) Developer
3 7 (36.84%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) C++ Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Programmer
7 2 (10.53%) Software Programmer
7 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (10.53%) C Developer
7 2 (10.53%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
7 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (5.26%) Graphics Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Graduate
8 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) WinForms
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
2 4 (21.05%) WPF
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) MFC
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) Qt
4 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Device Driver
2 2 (10.53%) Physics
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) CUDA
3 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Software Engineering
2 5 (26.32%) OO
2 5 (26.32%) TDD
3 3 (15.79%) OOD
4 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.53%) Parallel Programming
5 1 (5.26%) Image Processing
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) UML
5 1 (5.26%) OOP
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) C
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) VC++
6 1 (5.26%) VB
6 1 (5.26%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) PhD
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) JBoss
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) QNX
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
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