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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 5 28 21
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 44 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 30.14% 0.74% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.81% 1.49% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 44 1 1
Median salary £52,500 £53,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% +82.75%
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 Gatwick region.

Programming Languages Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
94 67 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 64.38% 49.26% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 93 56 34
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 19 January 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Gatwick

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 19 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for C++.

1 43 (70.49%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (68.85%) Software Engineering
3 39 (63.93%) C#
4 28 (45.90%) .NET
4 28 (45.90%) Windows
5 23 (37.70%) Scrum
6 22 (36.07%) Linux
6 22 (36.07%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (34.43%) TDD
7 21 (34.43%) Unit Testing
8 20 (32.79%) .NET Framework
9 11 (18.03%) WCF
9 11 (18.03%) Automated Testing
9 11 (18.03%) ISTQB
9 11 (18.03%) Test Strategy
10 10 (16.39%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (16.39%) Line Management
10 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
10 10 (16.39%) Relational Database
10 10 (16.39%) UML
10 10 (16.39%) OO
10 10 (16.39%) SQL
11 9 (14.75%) Multithreading
11 9 (14.75%) Systems Analysis
11 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
11 9 (14.75%) Embedded C
11 9 (14.75%) Embedded C++
11 9 (14.75%) ISEB
11 9 (14.75%) C
11 9 (14.75%) Smartcard

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) NFC
1 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) Relational Database
2 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) C++ Software Engineer
1 16 (26.23%) Software Engineer
2 14 (22.95%) Developer
2 14 (22.95%) Senior Developer
3 13 (21.31%) C++ Developer
3 13 (21.31%) Senior C++ Developer
4 11 (18.03%) Software Test Engineer
4 11 (18.03%) Test Engineer
5 10 (16.39%) C# Developer
5 10 (16.39%) C++ Team Leader
5 10 (16.39%) C++/C# Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 10 (16.39%) Embedded Engineer
5 10 (16.39%) Lead C# Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Lead Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Senior C# Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Team Leader
6 9 (14.75%) C# Software Engineer
6 9 (14.75%) Software Analyst
6 9 (14.75%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.90%) .NET
2 20 (32.79%) .NET Framework
3 11 (18.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (14.75%) Smartcard
3 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 28 (45.90%) Windows
2 22 (36.07%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (70.49%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (68.85%) Software Engineering
3 23 (37.70%) Scrum
4 22 (36.07%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (34.43%) TDD
5 21 (34.43%) Unit Testing
6 11 (18.03%) Automated Testing
6 11 (18.03%) Test Strategy
7 10 (16.39%) Line Management
7 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
7 10 (16.39%) OO
7 10 (16.39%) UML
8 9 (14.75%) Multithreading
8 9 (14.75%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (11.48%) Multithreaded Programming
10 5 (8.20%) Cross-Platform Development
11 2 (3.28%) Configuration Management
11 2 (3.28%) Exploratory Testing
11 2 (3.28%) Software Testing
12 1 (1.64%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 39 (63.93%) C#
2 10 (16.39%) SQL
3 9 (14.75%) C
3 9 (14.75%) Embedded C
3 9 (14.75%) Embedded C++
4 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) ISTQB
2 9 (14.75%) ISEB
3 3 (4.92%) Degree
4 2 (3.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) DICOM
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