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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 85 41 19
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -22
Permanent jobs citing C++ 12 59 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.93% 5.07% 9.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.21% 11.05% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 55 78
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
544 534 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 42.17% 45.88% 58.98%
Number of salaries quoted 424 448 443
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,905 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

C++
Salary Trend in Essex

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

C++ Salary Trend in Essex

C++
Salary Histogram in Essex

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

C++ Salary Histogram in Essex

C++
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Colchester -3 2 £47,500 +11.76%
Basildon +7 1 £24,500 -38.75%
Saffron Walden -6 1 - -
Harlow - 1 £42,500 -
Loughton - 1 £22,500 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 25 (52.08%) C
2 24 (50.00%) C#
2 24 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 20 (41.67%) Windows
4 16 (33.33%) .NET
5 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 12 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 12 (25.00%) Degree
7 10 (20.83%) OO
7 10 (20.83%) XML
7 10 (20.83%) SQL
7 10 (20.83%) Java
8 9 (18.75%) MS Office
8 9 (18.75%) Visual Studio
8 9 (18.75%) SOAP
9 8 (16.67%) Finance
10 7 (14.58%) Automotive
10 7 (14.58%) Multithreading
10 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
11 6 (12.50%) Web Services
11 6 (12.50%) WCF
11 6 (12.50%) Subversion
11 6 (12.50%) Image Processing
12 5 (10.42%) Windows 7
12 5 (10.42%) MVVM
12 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
12 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
12 5 (10.42%) STL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 3 (6.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (18.75%) MS Office
3 3 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (2.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (2.08%) Selenium
3 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.08%) MSTest
3 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.08%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.08%) Ant
3 1 (2.08%) JUnit
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Automotive
3 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.33%) Banking
4 4 (8.33%) Marketing
5 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.08%) Electronics
6 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.08%) Advertising
6 1 (2.08%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Developer
2 15 (31.25%) Software Engineer
3 14 (29.17%) Software Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Graduate
4 5 (10.42%) Graduate Software Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.33%) C++ Developer
5 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Lead Technical Architect
6 3 (6.25%) C Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Database Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Lead Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (33.33%) .NET
2 10 (20.83%) XML
3 9 (18.75%) SOAP
4 6 (12.50%) Web Services
4 6 (12.50%) WCF
5 5 (10.42%) STL
6 3 (6.25%) Struts
6 3 (6.25%) CSS
6 3 (6.25%) JSP
6 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.25%) Spring
6 3 (6.25%) WPF
6 3 (6.25%) jQuery
6 3 (6.25%) Struts2
6 3 (6.25%) .NET Remoting
6 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (4.17%) OpenCL
7 2 (4.17%) OpenGL
7 2 (4.17%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) CUDA
2 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.08%) Physics
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.08%) PKI
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.33%) Linux
4 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.25%) UNIX
5 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (20.83%) OO
3 7 (14.58%) Multithreading
4 6 (12.50%) Image Processing
5 5 (10.42%) MVVM
5 5 (10.42%) OOP
6 4 (8.33%) TDD
6 4 (8.33%) Validation
6 4 (8.33%) OOD
6 4 (8.33%) Project Management
6 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.25%) Coaching
7 3 (6.25%) Quality Management
7 3 (6.25%) MVC
7 3 (6.25%) Workflow
7 3 (6.25%) SOA
7 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.25%) Business Analytics
7 3 (6.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) C
2 24 (50.00%) C#
3 12 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 10 (20.83%) SQL
4 10 (20.83%) Java
5 5 (10.42%) Perl
5 5 (10.42%) Python
6 4 (8.33%) PHP
7 3 (6.25%) VB
7 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.25%) XAML
8 2 (4.17%) C++/CLI
9 1 (2.08%) R
9 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.08%) PowerHouse
9 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.08%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.08%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.08%) VC++
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Firmware
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Intel
3 1 (2.08%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.08%) AccuRev
3 1 (2.08%) EMC
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) SAP
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The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 18 days ago
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Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 18 days ago