The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 67 41 76
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +35
Permanent jobs citing C++ 32 60 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.91% 6.30% 2.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.48% 10.49% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 25 59 23
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,700 £40,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
714 572 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 64.91% 60.08% 69.91%
Number of salaries quoted 615 481 677
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

C++
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

C++ Salary Trend in East Sussex

C++
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in East Sussex

C++
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -19 30 £45,000 +12.50%
Lewes -12 5 £37,500 -16.66%
Eastbourne +7 4 £37,500 -
Uckfield 0 4 £37,500 -16.66%
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 69 (74.19%) Linux
2 49 (52.69%) C
3 47 (50.54%) Software Engineering
4 34 (36.56%) Windows
5 27 (29.03%) Embedded Systems
6 23 (24.73%) Electronics
6 23 (24.73%) Android
6 23 (24.73%) Qt
6 23 (24.73%) Apple iOS
7 22 (23.66%) XML
7 22 (23.66%) ISO 9001
8 21 (22.58%) Algorithms
9 20 (21.51%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (19.35%) Computer Science
11 17 (18.28%) Degree
12 16 (17.20%) Java
13 15 (16.13%) Embedded C++
14 14 (15.05%) Web Services
14 14 (15.05%) Visualisation
15 13 (13.98%) JavaScript
15 13 (13.98%) UML
15 13 (13.98%) Tomcat
15 13 (13.98%) Ajax
15 13 (13.98%) Embedded Linux
16 12 (12.90%) C#
17 11 (11.83%) SQL
18 10 (10.75%) .NET
18 10 (10.75%) Xcode
18 10 (10.75%) Objective-C
18 10 (10.75%) Windows Mobile

C++
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 13 (13.98%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.15%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) Maya
2 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Xcode
General
1 23 (24.73%) Electronics
2 9 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.15%) Games
4 1 (1.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (51.61%) Software Engineer
2 43 (46.24%) Developer
3 17 (18.28%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 14 (15.05%) C++ Software Engineer
4 14 (15.05%) C++ Developer
5 12 (12.90%) Software Developer
6 10 (10.75%) Android Developer
6 10 (10.75%) iOS Developer
7 9 (9.68%) Deployment Engineer
7 9 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (9.68%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 9 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) .NET Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Graduate
9 5 (5.38%) Programmer
10 4 (4.30%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 4 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (24.73%) Qt
2 22 (23.66%) XML
3 14 (15.05%) Web Services
4 13 (13.98%) Ajax
5 10 (10.75%) .NET
5 10 (10.75%) iOS SDK
5 10 (10.75%) PhoneGap
6 7 (7.53%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.08%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (1.08%) Unreal Engine
8 1 (1.08%) CSS
8 1 (1.08%) HTML
8 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.08%) XNA
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.03%) Embedded Systems
2 21 (22.58%) Algorithms
3 20 (21.51%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (19.35%) Computer Science
5 14 (15.05%) Visualisation
6 5 (5.38%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.23%) Physics
7 3 (3.23%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.08%) Animation
8 1 (1.08%) User Experience
8 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 69 (74.19%) Linux
2 34 (36.56%) Windows
3 23 (24.73%) Android
3 23 (24.73%) Apple iOS
4 13 (13.98%) Embedded Linux
5 10 (10.75%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (2.15%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (50.54%) Software Engineering
2 13 (13.98%) UML
3 10 (10.75%) Android Development
3 10 (10.75%) iOS Development
4 2 (2.15%) OO
4 2 (2.15%) OOD
4 2 (2.15%) TDD
4 2 (2.15%) Automation Testing
5 1 (1.08%) UX Design
5 1 (1.08%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (52.69%) C
2 16 (17.20%) Java
3 15 (16.13%) Embedded C++
4 13 (13.98%) JavaScript
5 12 (12.90%) C#
6 11 (11.83%) SQL
7 10 (10.75%) Objective-C
8 9 (9.68%) Bash Shell
9 5 (5.38%) PHP
10 4 (4.30%) VB
11 2 (2.15%) VC++
12 1 (1.08%) Python
12 1 (1.08%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.08%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 17 (18.28%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (23.66%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (6.45%) Microsoft