The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 43 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.35% 4.85% 4.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.54% 8.16% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 5
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -13.63%
UK excluding London median 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
118 98 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 52.91% 59.39% 62.07%
Number of salaries quoted 107 88 126
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,500 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of job ads across the Croydon region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for C++.

1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (33.33%) Cross-Platform Development
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
5 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++
5 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
6 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Smartcard
6 1 (11.11%) C
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Fintech

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) C++ Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Agile Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior C++ Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Fintech
3 1 (11.11%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Cross-Platform Development
4 3 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 1 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft