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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 68 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 20 64 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.82% 5.79% 6.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.96% 12.80% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15 58 63
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
505 500 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.99% 45.21% 58.79%
Number of salaries quoted 405 437 510
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -14 6 £46,250 +10.11%
Saffron Walden -5 3 - -
Harlow +7 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Basildon +3 1 £24,500 -38.75%
Chelmsford -10 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Harwich - 1 £38,000 -
Loughton - 1 £22,000 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 36 (55.38%) C
2 31 (47.69%) Software Engineering
3 29 (44.62%) C#
4 24 (36.92%) Windows
5 22 (33.85%) Microsoft
6 20 (30.77%) .NET
7 17 (26.15%) MS Excel
8 16 (24.62%) OO
9 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
9 14 (21.54%) Visual Studio
9 14 (21.54%) Java
9 14 (21.54%) SQL
9 14 (21.54%) Finance
10 13 (20.00%) Degree
10 13 (20.00%) VB.NET
11 12 (18.46%) XML
12 11 (16.92%) SOAP
13 10 (15.38%) STL
13 10 (15.38%) MS Office
13 10 (15.38%) WCF
14 9 (13.85%) Subversion
14 9 (13.85%) Automotive
14 9 (13.85%) OOD
14 9 (13.85%) OOP
14 9 (13.85%) Multithreading
15 8 (12.31%) Image Processing
15 8 (12.31%) Mentoring
15 8 (12.31%) Web Services
15 8 (12.31%) PHP
16 6 (9.23%) Manufacturing

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5 (7.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (26.15%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.38%) MS Office
3 3 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Magento
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) SSL
1 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (21.54%) Visual Studio
2 9 (13.85%) Subversion
3 1 (1.54%) MSTest
3 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.54%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.54%) Selenium
3 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.54%) Ant
3 1 (1.54%) JUnit
General
1 14 (21.54%) Finance
2 9 (13.85%) Automotive
3 6 (9.23%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.23%) Marketing
4 4 (6.15%) Electronics
5 3 (4.62%) Banking
6 2 (3.08%) Aerospace
6 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.54%) Military
7 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (56.92%) Developer
2 22 (33.85%) Software Engineer
3 18 (27.69%) Software Developer
4 8 (12.31%) C++ Developer
4 8 (12.31%) C# Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.69%) C Developer
6 5 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Graduate
7 4 (6.15%) Graduate Software Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Applications Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Lead Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Lead Technical Architect
8 3 (4.62%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Database Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.77%) .NET
2 12 (18.46%) XML
3 11 (16.92%) SOAP
4 10 (15.38%) STL
4 10 (15.38%) WCF
5 8 (12.31%) Web Services
6 5 (7.69%) Struts2
6 5 (7.69%) Spring
6 5 (7.69%) Struts
6 5 (7.69%) CSS
6 5 (7.69%) JSP
7 3 (4.62%) OpenCL
7 3 (4.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (4.62%) jQuery
7 3 (4.62%) WPF
7 3 (4.62%) .NET Remoting
7 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.62%) OpenGL
7 3 (4.62%) DirectX
7 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.69%) Device Driver
3 3 (4.62%) CUDA
3 3 (4.62%) Firmware
4 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) Physics
5 1 (1.54%) Robotics
5 1 (1.54%) PKI
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.92%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.15%) Linux
4 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.62%) Windows XP
4 3 (4.62%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (47.69%) Software Engineering
2 16 (24.62%) OO
3 9 (13.85%) OOD
3 9 (13.85%) OOP
3 9 (13.85%) Multithreading
4 8 (12.31%) Image Processing
4 8 (12.31%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.69%) MVVM
5 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.69%) TDD
6 4 (6.15%) Project Management
6 4 (6.15%) Validation
6 4 (6.15%) Waterfall
7 3 (4.62%) Coaching
7 3 (4.62%) Statistical Modelling
7 3 (4.62%) Business Analytics
7 3 (4.62%) Analytics
7 3 (4.62%) MVC
7 3 (4.62%) Workflow
7 3 (4.62%) Numerical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (55.38%) C
2 29 (44.62%) C#
3 14 (21.54%) Java
3 14 (21.54%) SQL
4 13 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 8 (12.31%) PHP
6 5 (7.69%) Perl
6 5 (7.69%) VB
7 4 (6.15%) Python
8 3 (4.62%) C++/CLI
8 3 (4.62%) XAML
8 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.08%) VC++
10 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.54%) R
10 1 (1.54%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.54%) PowerHouse
10 1 (1.54%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 22 (33.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.62%) JD Edwards
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle
2 3 (4.62%) SAP
3 1 (1.54%) AccuRev
3 1 (1.54%) EMC
3 1 (1.54%) Intel
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Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
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Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 20 days ago