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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank - 46 45
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - 1.99% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.41% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 5
Average salary - £50,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +49.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
96 176 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 48.73% 58.28% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 82 158 147
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 21 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) VC++
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MFC
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
2 1 (33.33%) Windows CE
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Analyst Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior C++ Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Analyst Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior C Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) MFC
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) VC++
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft