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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 14 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing C++ 26 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 12.81% 1.43% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.00% 2.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 0
Median salary £46,250 £28,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+65.17% -
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
100 71 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 49.26% 50.71% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 99 61 26
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 31 August 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Gatwick

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 38 (97.44%) Software Engineering
2 27 (69.23%) C#
2 27 (69.23%) SQL
3 26 (66.67%) .NET
4 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (61.54%) Windows
6 19 (48.72%) .NET Framework
6 19 (48.72%) WCF
6 19 (48.72%) Relational Database
7 17 (43.59%) Scrum
8 14 (35.90%) Unit Testing
9 13 (33.33%) TDD
10 12 (30.77%) UML
10 12 (30.77%) SOA
10 12 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (30.77%) DICOM
10 12 (30.77%) Computer Vision
11 11 (28.21%) Linux
12 10 (25.64%) Degree
12 10 (25.64%) Computer Science
13 8 (20.51%) Oracle
13 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
14 7 (17.95%) SOAP
14 7 (17.95%) Web Services
14 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
14 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
14 7 (17.95%) OO
14 7 (17.95%) Windows XP
14 7 (17.95%) Embedded C++
14 7 (17.95%) 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) Relational Database
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Software Engineer
2 19 (48.72%) C# Software Engineer
3 16 (41.03%) C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (41.03%) Developer
4 15 (38.46%) C# Developer
5 14 (35.90%) .NET Developer
5 14 (35.90%) .NET Software Developer
5 14 (35.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (35.90%) C# Software Developer
5 14 (35.90%) Software Developer
6 12 (30.77%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 12 (30.77%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (30.77%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (17.95%) .NET Programmer
7 7 (17.95%) .NET Software Engineer
7 7 (17.95%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 7 (17.95%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (17.95%) Programmer
7 7 (17.95%) Software Programmer
7 7 (17.95%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (66.67%) .NET
2 19 (48.72%) .NET Framework
2 19 (48.72%) WCF
3 7 (17.95%) REST
3 7 (17.95%) SOAP
3 7 (17.95%) Web Services
3 7 (17.95%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.38%) Smartcard
3 4 (10.26%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 24 (61.54%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Linux
3 7 (17.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) Software Engineering
2 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (43.59%) Scrum
4 14 (35.90%) Unit Testing
5 13 (33.33%) TDD
6 12 (30.77%) Computer Vision
6 12 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (30.77%) SOA
6 12 (30.77%) UML
7 7 (17.95%) OO
8 6 (15.38%) Automated Testing
8 6 (15.38%) Test Strategy
9 3 (7.69%) Multithreading
9 3 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) C#
1 27 (69.23%) SQL
2 7 (17.95%) C++/CLI
2 7 (17.95%) Embedded C++
2 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
3 6 (15.38%) C
3 6 (15.38%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.77%) DICOM
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft