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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 23 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 26 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 10.20% 4.56% 8.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.57% 10.26% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 21
Average salary £39,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.89% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
167 117 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 65.49% 44.49% 57.96%
Number of salaries quoted 151 104 133
Average salary £38,000 £35,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.04% -16.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 October 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Derby

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 34 (68.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (66.00%) Windows
3 30 (60.00%) C#
4 28 (56.00%) C
5 26 (52.00%) Linux
6 21 (42.00%) Embedded C
7 19 (38.00%) .NET
7 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (30.00%) SQL
9 14 (28.00%) Multithreading
10 12 (24.00%) Assembly Language
10 12 (24.00%) Python
10 12 (24.00%) Android
11 11 (22.00%) HTML
11 11 (22.00%) Embedded C++
11 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
12 10 (20.00%) MPEG
12 10 (20.00%) Firmware
12 10 (20.00%) Delphi
12 10 (20.00%) Device Driver
12 10 (20.00%) WinDbg
13 9 (18.00%) Bash Shell
13 9 (18.00%) Direct3D
13 9 (18.00%) Aerospace
13 9 (18.00%) Ruby
13 9 (18.00%) Mac OS
13 9 (18.00%) Network Security
13 9 (18.00%) Groovy
13 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
13 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) TargetLink
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) Network Security
2 3 (6.00%) IPv6
3 2 (4.00%) Profibus
3 2 (4.00%) RFID
3 2 (4.00%) VoIP
3 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) WinDbg
2 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (4.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 9 (18.00%) Aerospace
2 7 (14.00%) Automotive
3 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) Electronics
4 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Software Engineer
2 13 (26.00%) Developer
3 11 (22.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Software Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (10.00%) C++ Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior C++ Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Graduate
9 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Software Team Leader
9 2 (4.00%) Process Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (4.00%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) .NET
2 11 (22.00%) HTML
3 9 (18.00%) Direct3D
3 9 (18.00%) XML
3 9 (18.00%) OpenGL
4 7 (14.00%) WCF
5 5 (10.00%) WinForms
5 5 (10.00%) WPF
5 5 (10.00%) WF
5 5 (10.00%) Silverlight
5 5 (10.00%) .NET Remoting
5 5 (10.00%) RESTful
5 5 (10.00%) Web Services
5 5 (10.00%) XSD
5 5 (10.00%) REST
6 3 (6.00%) CSS
6 3 (6.00%) HTML5
7 2 (4.00%) CSS3
7 2 (4.00%) MFC
7 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) MPEG
1 10 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 9 (18.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (16.00%) Visualisation
3 8 (16.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 8 (16.00%) 3D Graphics
3 8 (16.00%) Streaming Video
4 5 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.00%) CAN bus
6 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.00%) Telematics
7 1 (2.00%) GIS
7 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (66.00%) Windows
2 26 (52.00%) Linux
3 12 (24.00%) Android
4 9 (18.00%) Mac OS
5 8 (16.00%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (10.00%) UNIX
7 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.00%) Multithreading
4 9 (18.00%) UML
4 9 (18.00%) OOP
4 9 (18.00%) OO
5 5 (10.00%) Workflow
5 5 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 5 (10.00%) Scrum
5 5 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.00%) Use Case
6 3 (6.00%) Android Development
6 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.00%) iOS Development
7 2 (4.00%) OOD
7 2 (4.00%) Requirements Management
7 2 (4.00%) Change Management
8 1 (2.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (60.00%) C#
2 28 (56.00%) C
3 21 (42.00%) Embedded C
4 15 (30.00%) SQL
5 12 (24.00%) Assembly Language
5 12 (24.00%) Python
6 11 (22.00%) Embedded C++
7 10 (20.00%) Delphi
8 9 (18.00%) Bash Shell
8 9 (18.00%) Ruby
8 9 (18.00%) Groovy
8 9 (18.00%) Perl
9 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
10 7 (14.00%) Java
11 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
12 5 (10.00%) XPath
13 3 (6.00%) VBA
13 3 (6.00%) PHP
14 2 (4.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) JTAG
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Borland
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Siemens
3 2 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) Adobe
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix