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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 69 42 54
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 35 48 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.23% 5.40% 3.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.72% 8.79% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 33 47 34
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
742 546 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 68.51% 61.42% 71.15%
Number of salaries quoted 632 434 623
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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 -8 34 £45,000 +12.50% 2
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 73 (86.90%) Linux
2 52 (61.90%) Software Engineering
3 51 (60.71%) C
4 30 (35.71%) Windows
5 26 (30.95%) Qt
5 26 (30.95%) Embedded Systems
6 25 (29.76%) ISO 9001
7 24 (28.57%) XML
8 22 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (26.19%) Algorithms
9 20 (23.81%) Electronics
10 16 (19.05%) Android
10 16 (19.05%) Apple iOS
11 15 (17.86%) SQL
12 14 (16.67%) Degree
13 12 (14.29%) Computer Science
13 12 (14.29%) Web Services
13 12 (14.29%) Visualisation
14 11 (13.10%) JavaScript
14 11 (13.10%) Tomcat
14 11 (13.10%) Embedded C++
14 11 (13.10%) Ajax
15 10 (11.90%) Embedded Linux
15 10 (11.90%) UML
16 9 (10.71%) Manufacturing
16 9 (10.71%) Bash Shell
17 7 (8.33%) Java
17 7 (8.33%) .NET
18 6 (7.14%) C#
19 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 11 (13.10%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Xcode
General
1 20 (23.81%) Electronics
2 9 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (61.90%) Software Engineer
2 34 (40.48%) Developer
3 21 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 15 (17.86%) Software Developer
5 14 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 14 (16.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 11 (13.10%) C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (13.10%) C++ Developer
7 9 (10.71%) Deployment Engineer
7 9 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) iOS Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Android Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (3.57%) Junior Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Junior
10 3 (3.57%) .NET Developer
11 2 (2.38%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.38%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (2.38%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.95%) Qt
2 24 (28.57%) XML
3 12 (14.29%) Web Services
4 11 (13.10%) Ajax
5 7 (8.33%) .NET
6 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET
6 5 (5.95%) iOS SDK
6 5 (5.95%) PhoneGap
7 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.19%) CSS
8 1 (1.19%) HTML
8 1 (1.19%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.95%) Embedded Systems
2 22 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (26.19%) Algorithms
3 12 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 12 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 4 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.57%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.19%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 73 (86.90%) Linux
2 30 (35.71%) Windows
3 16 (19.05%) Android
3 16 (19.05%) Apple iOS
4 10 (11.90%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (5.95%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (61.90%) Software Engineering
2 10 (11.90%) UML
3 5 (5.95%) Android Development
3 5 (5.95%) iOS Development
4 2 (2.38%) TDD
5 1 (1.19%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 51 (60.71%) C
2 15 (17.86%) SQL
3 11 (13.10%) Embedded C++
3 11 (13.10%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.71%) Bash Shell
5 7 (8.33%) Java
6 6 (7.14%) C#
7 5 (5.95%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.19%) VB
8 1 (1.19%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (29.76%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
East Sussex
Optimus Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum £45,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum £45,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago