The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 29 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.43% - 8.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.67% - 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £53,000 - £45,750
UK excluding London average 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
75 30 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 53.57% 37.50% 66.30%
Number of salaries quoted 64 29 61
Average salary £43,000 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.17% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within 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++
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C++/Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Graduate
1 2 (50.00%) Graduate C++ Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Graduate C++ Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Graduate Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle