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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 6 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs citing C++ 43 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 27.39% 0.71% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.57% 1.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 43 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
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
106 75 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 67.52% 53.57% 32.94%
Number of salaries quoted 105 67 27
Median salary £50,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 20 February 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Gatwick

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 53 (75.71%) C#
2 50 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (58.57%) Software Engineering
4 32 (45.71%) .NET
5 30 (42.86%) Windows
6 26 (37.14%) Scrum
6 26 (37.14%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (34.29%) .NET Framework
7 24 (34.29%) Unit Testing
8 23 (32.86%) TDD
9 17 (24.29%) Linux
10 16 (22.86%) ISTQB
11 15 (21.43%) WCF
11 15 (21.43%) Line Management
11 15 (21.43%) Mentoring
11 15 (21.43%) OO
12 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 14 (20.00%) ISEB
13 9 (12.86%) SQL
13 9 (12.86%) UML
13 9 (12.86%) Relational Database
14 8 (11.43%) Test Strategy
14 8 (11.43%) Embedded Systems
14 8 (11.43%) Multithreading
14 8 (11.43%) Systems Analysis
14 8 (11.43%) Automated Testing
15 6 (8.57%) Embedded C
15 6 (8.57%) Embedded C++
15 6 (8.57%) Smartcard
15 6 (8.57%) C

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 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.43%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 19 (27.14%) Developer
1 19 (27.14%) Senior Developer
2 18 (25.71%) C++ Developer
2 18 (25.71%) Senior C++ Developer
3 15 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 15 (21.43%) C++ Team Leader
3 15 (21.43%) C++/C# Developer
3 15 (21.43%) Lead C# Developer
3 15 (21.43%) Lead Developer
3 15 (21.43%) Senior C# Developer
3 15 (21.43%) Team Leader
4 14 (20.00%) Analyst
4 14 (20.00%) Software Analyst
4 14 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 14 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 13 (18.57%) C++ Software Engineer
5 13 (18.57%) Software Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) C# Software Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) Software Test Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (45.71%) .NET
2 24 (34.29%) .NET Framework
3 15 (21.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (8.57%) Smartcard
3 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.43%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 30 (42.86%) Windows
2 17 (24.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (58.57%) Software Engineering
3 26 (37.14%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (37.14%) Scrum
4 24 (34.29%) Unit Testing
5 23 (32.86%) TDD
6 15 (21.43%) Line Management
6 15 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 15 (21.43%) OO
7 9 (12.86%) UML
8 8 (11.43%) Automated Testing
8 8 (11.43%) Multithreading
8 8 (11.43%) Systems Analysis
8 8 (11.43%) Test Strategy
9 6 (8.57%) Multithreaded Programming
10 5 (7.14%) Cross-Platform Development
11 2 (2.86%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.86%) Exploratory Testing
11 2 (2.86%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (75.71%) C#
2 9 (12.86%) SQL
3 6 (8.57%) C
3 6 (8.57%) Embedded C
3 6 (8.57%) Embedded C++
4 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (22.86%) ISTQB
2 14 (20.00%) ISEB
3 2 (2.86%) Degree
3 2 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
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