The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Rank 68 88 83
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 13 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.46% 1.76% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.07% 3.53% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 15
Median salary £44,296 £30,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.65% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,859 £27,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,859 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
424 623 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 47.69% 49.80% 44.65%
Number of salaries quoted 311 488 422
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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++
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon - 7 - -
Saffron Walden - 2 £42,148 - 1
Brentwood +7 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 - -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for C++.

1 25 (62.50%) SQL
2 20 (50.00%) .NET
2 20 (50.00%) C#
2 20 (50.00%) Web Services
2 20 (50.00%) SDLC
3 16 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 16 (40.00%) OOP
3 16 (40.00%) WCF
3 16 (40.00%) WPF
3 16 (40.00%) Silverlight
4 14 (35.00%) C
4 14 (35.00%) Linux
5 10 (25.00%) HTML
5 10 (25.00%) Java
5 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (22.50%) JSON
6 9 (22.50%) XML
6 9 (22.50%) MySQL
6 9 (22.50%) Unix
7 7 (17.50%) Python
7 7 (17.50%) Perl
7 7 (17.50%) PHP
7 7 (17.50%) Degree
8 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
8 6 (15.00%) OOD
8 6 (15.00%) Firmware
8 6 (15.00%) Electronics

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.00%) Apache
1 4 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Internet
2 4 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.50%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.50%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) JIRA
1 5 (12.50%) Xcode
2 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.00%) Gerrit
2 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.00%) Gradle
2 4 (10.00%) HP UFT
2 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 6 (15.00%) Electronics
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (70.00%) Developer
2 16 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 16 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 16 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Software Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) iOS Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Java Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Java Programmer
6 5 (12.50%) Programmer
7 4 (10.00%) C# WCF Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Lead Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Lead Software Developer
7 4 (10.00%) WCF Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Applications Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) .NET
1 20 (50.00%) Web Services
2 16 (40.00%) Silverlight
2 16 (40.00%) WCF
2 16 (40.00%) WPF
3 10 (25.00%) HTML
4 9 (22.50%) JSON
4 9 (22.50%) XML
5 5 (12.50%) Cocoa
5 5 (12.50%) Core Animation
5 5 (12.50%) Core Data
5 5 (12.50%) HTML5
5 5 (12.50%) iOS SDK
5 5 (12.50%) iPhone SDK
5 5 (12.50%) RESTful
6 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (10.00%) COM+
6 4 (10.00%) SOAP
6 4 (10.00%) Spring
6 4 (10.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.50%) Animation
2 5 (12.50%) Device Driver
2 5 (12.50%) Internet of Things
2 5 (12.50%) iPhone
3 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) CUDA
5 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.50%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.50%) e-Health
5 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.50%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.50%) Informatics
5 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.50%) Physics
5 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Linux
2 9 (22.50%) Unix
3 5 (12.50%) Android
3 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 4 (10.00%) Windows
5 3 (7.50%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) SDLC
2 16 (40.00%) OOP
3 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.00%) OOD
4 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 5 (12.50%) MVC
5 5 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (12.50%) Pair Programming
5 5 (12.50%) Progressive Enhancement
5 5 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (12.50%) TDD
5 5 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (10.00%) Validation
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Analytics
8 1 (2.50%) Game Theory
8 1 (2.50%) Hidden Markov Model
8 1 (2.50%) Memory Management
8 1 (2.50%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) SQL
2 20 (50.00%) C#
3 16 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 14 (35.00%) C
5 10 (25.00%) Java
5 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (17.50%) Perl
6 7 (17.50%) PHP
6 7 (17.50%) Python
7 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
8 5 (12.50%) Apple Swift
8 5 (12.50%) Objective-C
9 4 (10.00%) Embedded C
9 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
9 4 (10.00%) VC++
10 1 (2.50%) Go
10 1 (2.50%) Haskell
10 1 (2.50%) R
10 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) CISSP
2 1 (2.50%) GSEC
2 1 (2.50%) HNC
2 1 (2.50%) HND
2 1 (2.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Firmware
2 1 (2.50%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) KVM
2 1 (2.50%) LXC
2 1 (2.50%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.50%) Mesos
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Intel
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Pegasus
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