The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 21 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 33 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 10.78% 8.98% 6.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.03% 15.34% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 33 29 14
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
C++
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby region.

Programming Languages Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
183 189 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 59.80% 58.51% 48.53%
Number of salaries quoted 171 170 93
Average salary £35,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

C++
Salary Trend in Derby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Derby region.

C++ Salary Trend in Derby

C++
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Derby region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Derby

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 60 (89.55%) Software Engineering
2 53 (79.10%) C
3 48 (71.64%) Automotive
4 42 (62.69%) Embedded C
4 42 (62.69%) Firmware
5 39 (58.21%) Embedded C++
5 39 (58.21%) Telematics
6 36 (53.73%) UML
6 36 (53.73%) MATLAB
7 35 (52.24%) Simulink
7 35 (52.24%) TargetLink
8 25 (37.31%) Electronics
8 25 (37.31%) Assembly Language
9 22 (32.84%) Profibus
9 22 (32.84%) CAN bus
10 21 (31.34%) Visual Studio
11 17 (25.37%) EMC
11 17 (25.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 17 (25.37%) NEC
11 17 (25.37%) Validation
11 17 (25.37%) Mentor Graphics
11 17 (25.37%) Freescale
11 17 (25.37%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (25.37%) Embedded Systems
11 17 (25.37%) Atmel
11 17 (25.37%) Fujitsu
12 16 (23.88%) Windows
12 16 (23.88%) Linux
13 13 (19.40%) VB
13 13 (19.40%) Manufacturing

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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.

Applications
1 35 (52.24%) Simulink
1 35 (52.24%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 22 (32.84%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (31.34%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.48%) WinDbg
2 3 (4.48%) GDB
3 1 (1.49%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.49%) Selenium
3 1 (1.49%) FitNesse
General
1 48 (71.64%) Automotive
2 25 (37.31%) Electronics
3 13 (19.40%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.99%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 42 (62.69%) Software Engineer
2 35 (52.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 17 (25.37%) Design Engineer
3 17 (25.37%) Hardware Engineer
3 17 (25.37%) Electronics Engineer
4 10 (14.93%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (14.93%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Junior
5 4 (5.97%) Developer
6 3 (4.48%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Graduate
8 1 (1.49%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.49%) Architect
8 1 (1.49%) Tester
8 1 (1.49%) Software Architect
8 1 (1.49%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (1.49%) Delphi Developer
8 1 (1.49%) Junior Developer
8 1 (1.49%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) .NET
2 4 (5.97%) WinForms
2 4 (5.97%) WCF
2 4 (5.97%) WPF
2 4 (5.97%) LINQ
3 3 (4.48%) Direct3D
3 3 (4.48%) OpenGL
4 2 (2.99%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 39 (58.21%) Telematics
2 22 (32.84%) CAN bus
3 17 (25.37%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (25.37%) Embedded Systems
3 17 (25.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (5.97%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.48%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.48%) Device Driver
5 3 (4.48%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (4.48%) Streaming Video
5 3 (4.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.88%) Windows
1 16 (23.88%) Linux
2 3 (4.48%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (89.55%) Software Engineering
2 36 (53.73%) UML
3 17 (25.37%) Validation
4 6 (8.96%) OO
5 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.97%) Unit Testing
5 4 (5.97%) Multithreading
6 3 (4.48%) Software Architecture
7 2 (2.99%) OOP
8 1 (1.49%) Project Management
8 1 (1.49%) Automated Testing
8 1 (1.49%) Scrum
8 1 (1.49%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.49%) Test Automation
8 1 (1.49%) Test Scripting
8 1 (1.49%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (79.10%) C
2 42 (62.69%) Embedded C
3 39 (58.21%) Embedded C++
4 36 (53.73%) MATLAB
5 25 (37.31%) Assembly Language
6 13 (19.40%) VB
7 11 (16.42%) C#
8 7 (10.45%) Java
8 7 (10.45%) SQL
9 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.99%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 42 (62.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (25.37%) EMC
1 17 (25.37%) NEC
1 17 (25.37%) Mentor Graphics
1 17 (25.37%) Fujitsu
1 17 (25.37%) Atmel
1 17 (25.37%) Freescale
2 2 (2.99%) Adobe
3 1 (1.49%) IBM
3 1 (1.49%) Borland
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