The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 17 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 6 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 5.13% 0.90% 19.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 5.88% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 19
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
West Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
48 17 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 41.03% 15.32% 64.08%
Number of salaries quoted 43 14 63
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £45,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

C++
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

C++ Salary Trend in Gatwick

C++
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Gatwick

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 5 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for C++.

1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) WPF

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C++ Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C++/Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) WCF
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Cross-Platform Development
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C++/CLI
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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