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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Rank 68 88 77
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 13 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.39% 1.21% 1.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.12% 2.46% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 15
Median salary £55,000 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,577 £27,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £48,250 £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
417 569 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.74% 49.35% 46.22%
Number of salaries quoted 298 445 464
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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++
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram 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 21 February 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
Colchester -1 4 - - 2
Chelmsford - 3 £55,000 -
Brentwood +13 1 - -
Saffron Walden -5 1 £44,296 -6.74% 2
Basildon - 1 - -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 20 (50.00%) C#
2 19 (47.50%) SQL
3 16 (40.00%) .NET
4 14 (35.00%) Web Services
4 14 (35.00%) C
4 14 (35.00%) SDLC
5 13 (32.50%) T-SQL
5 13 (32.50%) OOP
5 13 (32.50%) WCF
5 13 (32.50%) WPF
5 13 (32.50%) Silverlight
6 10 (25.00%) Linux
6 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (22.50%) Java
7 9 (22.50%) MySQL
8 7 (17.50%) HTML
8 7 (17.50%) Perl
8 7 (17.50%) PHP
8 7 (17.50%) Python
8 7 (17.50%) Electronics
8 7 (17.50%) Degree
9 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
9 6 (15.00%) JSON
9 6 (15.00%) XML
9 6 (15.00%) Unix
9 6 (15.00%) Windows
9 6 (15.00%) OOD
10 5 (12.50%) Core Data

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 1 (2.50%) Apache
1 1 (2.50%) JBoss
1 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 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.50%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.50%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.50%) Neo4j
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Xcode
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) Selenium
2 2 (5.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (5.00%) Subversion
2 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.50%) Gerrit
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Gradle
3 1 (2.50%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) JUnit
General
1 7 (17.50%) Electronics
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) .NET Developer
2 13 (32.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 13 (32.50%) C# Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Java Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) iOS Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Java Programmer
5 5 (12.50%) Programmer
6 4 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) C# WCF Developer
6 4 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.00%) WCF Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) .NET
2 14 (35.00%) Web Services
3 13 (32.50%) Silverlight
3 13 (32.50%) WCF
3 13 (32.50%) WPF
4 7 (17.50%) HTML
5 6 (15.00%) JSON
5 6 (15.00%) XML
6 5 (12.50%) Cocoa
6 5 (12.50%) Core Animation
6 5 (12.50%) Core Data
6 5 (12.50%) iOS SDK
6 5 (12.50%) iPhone SDK
6 5 (12.50%) RESTful
7 3 (7.50%) Middleware
8 2 (5.00%) Gherkin
8 2 (5.00%) HTML5
9 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.50%) POSIX
9 1 (2.50%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.50%) Animation
2 5 (12.50%) Internet of Things
2 5 (12.50%) iPhone
3 4 (10.00%) Device Driver
4 3 (7.50%) Client/Server
4 3 (7.50%) CUDA
5 2 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.50%) e-Health
6 1 (2.50%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Unix
2 6 (15.00%) Windows
3 5 (12.50%) Android
3 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.50%) VxWorks
5 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) SDLC
2 13 (32.50%) OOP
3 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.00%) OOD
6 5 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 5 (12.50%) MVC
6 5 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (12.50%) Pair Programming
6 5 (12.50%) Physics
6 5 (12.50%) Progressive Enhancement
6 5 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (12.50%) TDD
6 5 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
7 4 (10.00%) Multithreading
8 3 (7.50%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (5.00%) Image Processing
9 2 (5.00%) Manual Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) C#
2 19 (47.50%) SQL
3 14 (35.00%) C
4 13 (32.50%) T-SQL
5 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (22.50%) Java
7 7 (17.50%) Perl
7 7 (17.50%) PHP
7 7 (17.50%) Python
8 5 (12.50%) Apple Swift
8 5 (12.50%) Objective-C
9 4 (10.00%) Embedded C
10 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
11 1 (2.50%) Go
11 1 (2.50%) Haskell
11 1 (2.50%) R
11 1 (2.50%) Ruby
11 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
11 1 (2.50%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) ISEB
2 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.50%) CISSP
3 1 (2.50%) GSEC
3 1 (2.50%) HNC
3 1 (2.50%) HND
3 1 (2.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) 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 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.50%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Intel
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Pegasus
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