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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 83 77 68
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 16 26 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.59% 2.00% 3.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.03% 4.11% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 41
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
528 633 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 52.38% 48.65% 49.51%
Number of salaries quoted 450 504 596
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Saffron Walden -1 6 £47,500 +26.66%
Brentwood +14 3 - -
Colchester -1 2 - -
Chigwell 0 1 £22,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £55,000 - 2
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 23 (65.71%) Degree
2 22 (62.86%) Computer Science
3 18 (51.43%) C#
4 17 (48.57%) Software Engineering
5 15 (42.86%) C
6 14 (40.00%) .NET
6 14 (40.00%) Python
7 12 (34.29%) Java
8 11 (31.43%) Linux
8 11 (31.43%) OOP
9 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 10 (28.57%) SDLC
10 9 (25.71%) OO
10 9 (25.71%) Manufacturing
11 8 (22.86%) SQL
11 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
12 7 (20.00%) Windows
13 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
13 6 (17.14%) Perl
13 6 (17.14%) Internet
13 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
13 6 (17.14%) Benchmarking
13 6 (17.14%) Internet of Things
13 6 (17.14%) Physics
14 5 (14.29%) SOLID
14 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
14 5 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
14 5 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
14 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

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 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
General
1 9 (25.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Developer
2 16 (45.71%) Software Engineer
3 9 (25.71%) Software Developer
4 8 (22.86%) C++ Developer
4 8 (22.86%) Programmer
5 6 (17.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Senior Programmer
5 6 (17.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Software Programmer
6 5 (14.29%) Java Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Java Programmer
6 5 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Java Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Java Programmer
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (8.57%) OpenCL
2 3 (8.57%) OpenGL
3 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (5.71%) Django
3 2 (5.71%) HTML
3 2 (5.71%) HTML5
3 2 (5.71%) jQuery
3 2 (5.71%) Polymer
3 2 (5.71%) RESTful
3 2 (5.71%) Spring
3 2 (5.71%) Spring MVC
3 2 (5.71%) STL
3 2 (5.71%) Web Components
3 2 (5.71%) WebGL
3 2 (5.71%) WPF
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (62.86%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.14%) Internet of Things
2 6 (17.14%) Physics
3 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (8.57%) CUDA
5 2 (5.71%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (5.71%) Biology
5 2 (5.71%) Chemistry
5 2 (5.71%) EPoS
5 2 (5.71%) Life Science
5 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.71%) User Experience
5 2 (5.71%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.86%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.86%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Software Engineering
2 11 (31.43%) OOP
3 10 (28.57%) SDLC
4 9 (25.71%) OO
5 6 (17.14%) Benchmarking
6 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (14.29%) SOLID
7 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
7 4 (11.43%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (11.43%) Multithreading
7 4 (11.43%) Open Source
7 4 (11.43%) Web Development
8 3 (8.57%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (5.71%) 3D Rendering
9 2 (5.71%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (5.71%) Dashboard Development
9 2 (5.71%) Image Processing
9 2 (5.71%) Issue Tracking
9 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) C#
2 15 (42.86%) C
3 14 (40.00%) Python
4 12 (34.29%) Java
5 8 (22.86%) SQL
5 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
6 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
6 6 (17.14%) Perl
6 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
7 5 (14.29%) Embedded C
7 5 (14.29%) Embedded C++
8 3 (8.57%) VB
9 2 (5.71%) Apple Swift
9 2 (5.71%) Objective-C
9 2 (5.71%) PHP
9 2 (5.71%) XAML
Qualifications
1 23 (65.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Tableau
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