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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 11 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 35 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 14.96% 5.94% 4.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.81% 9.90% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 34 19 12
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +22.80%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
147 192 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 62.82% 60.00% 50.82%
Number of salaries quoted 132 177 120
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,872 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 21 April 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Derby

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 54 (83.08%) Software Engineering
2 44 (67.69%) C
3 38 (58.46%) Automotive
4 37 (56.92%) Embedded C
4 37 (56.92%) Embedded C++
5 34 (52.31%) UML
6 33 (50.77%) Firmware
6 33 (50.77%) MATLAB
6 33 (50.77%) Telematics
7 32 (49.23%) TargetLink
7 32 (49.23%) Simulink
8 23 (35.38%) Windows
9 21 (32.31%) Linux
10 20 (30.77%) Assembly Language
10 20 (30.77%) Profibus
10 20 (30.77%) CAN bus
11 16 (24.62%) Visual Studio
11 16 (24.62%) Electronics
12 15 (23.08%) C#
12 15 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (20.00%) Validation
13 13 (20.00%) EMC
13 13 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 13 (20.00%) Fujitsu
13 13 (20.00%) Mentor Graphics
13 13 (20.00%) NEC
13 13 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
13 13 (20.00%) Freescale
13 13 (20.00%) Atmel
14 12 (18.46%) Manufacturing

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 32 (49.23%) Simulink
1 32 (49.23%) TargetLink
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
2 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (30.77%) Profibus
2 4 (6.15%) IPv6
2 4 (6.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) SQLite
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.54%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.54%) Selenium
2 1 (1.54%) FitNesse
2 1 (1.54%) Rational DOORS
General
1 38 (58.46%) Automotive
2 16 (24.62%) Electronics
3 12 (18.46%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.62%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.08%) French Language
Job Titles
1 42 (64.62%) Software Engineer
2 36 (55.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 14 (21.54%) Senior Software Engineer
3 14 (21.54%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 13 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 13 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
4 13 (20.00%) Design Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.62%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) C++ Developer
6 3 (4.62%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Junior
6 3 (4.62%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Senior C++ Developer
6 3 (4.62%) C++/C# Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Software Support Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) WCF
2 7 (10.77%) .NET
3 6 (9.23%) WPF
3 6 (9.23%) WinForms
4 3 (4.62%) .NET Remoting
4 3 (4.62%) HTML
4 3 (4.62%) WF
4 3 (4.62%) Silverlight
4 3 (4.62%) LINQ
4 3 (4.62%) RESTful
4 3 (4.62%) REST
4 3 (4.62%) Web Services
4 3 (4.62%) XML
4 3 (4.62%) XSD
5 2 (3.08%) MFC
5 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.54%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 33 (50.77%) Telematics
2 20 (30.77%) CAN bus
3 15 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
4 13 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.62%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.38%) Windows
2 21 (32.31%) Linux
3 4 (6.15%) Android
3 4 (6.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (83.08%) Software Engineering
2 34 (52.31%) UML
3 13 (20.00%) Validation
4 10 (15.38%) Multithreading
5 6 (9.23%) OO
6 4 (6.15%) Scrum
6 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.15%) Automated Testing
7 3 (4.62%) OOP
7 3 (4.62%) Unit Testing
7 3 (4.62%) Workflow
8 2 (3.08%) Requirements Management
9 1 (1.54%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.54%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.54%) Software Architecture
9 1 (1.54%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.54%) Project Management
9 1 (1.54%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (67.69%) C
2 37 (56.92%) Embedded C
2 37 (56.92%) Embedded C++
3 33 (50.77%) MATLAB
4 20 (30.77%) Assembly Language
5 15 (23.08%) C#
6 12 (18.46%) VB
7 10 (15.38%) SQL
8 6 (9.23%) Java
9 5 (7.69%) T-SQL
10 4 (6.15%) Python
10 4 (6.15%) Delphi
10 4 (6.15%) Ruby
10 4 (6.15%) Groovy
10 4 (6.15%) Bash Shell
10 4 (6.15%) Perl
11 3 (4.62%) XPath
11 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) JTAG
2 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 33 (50.77%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) NEC
1 13 (20.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 13 (20.00%) Fujitsu
1 13 (20.00%) Atmel
1 13 (20.00%) Freescale
1 13 (20.00%) EMC
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) IBM
3 2 (3.08%) Borland
4 1 (1.54%) Adobe
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