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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 11 27 11
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Permanent jobs citing C++ 24 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 14.29% 0.79% 12.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.00% 2.94% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 1 13
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -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
75 34 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 44.64% 26.77% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 74 23 38
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 26 June 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Gatwick

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 23 (88.46%) Software Engineering
2 22 (84.62%) SQL
3 21 (80.77%) C#
4 20 (76.92%) .NET
5 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (65.38%) Windows
7 15 (57.69%) .NET Framework
7 15 (57.69%) WCF
7 15 (57.69%) Relational Database
8 11 (42.31%) Scrum
9 9 (34.62%) Unit Testing
9 9 (34.62%) Degree
10 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (30.77%) DICOM
10 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
10 8 (30.77%) SOA
10 8 (30.77%) UML
11 7 (26.92%) OO
11 7 (26.92%) Windows XP
11 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
11 7 (26.92%) SOAP
11 7 (26.92%) Web Services
11 7 (26.92%) Oracle
11 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
11 7 (26.92%) WPF
11 7 (26.92%) C++/CLI
11 7 (26.92%) REST
11 7 (26.92%) TDD
12 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
13 2 (7.69%) Linux

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 1 (3.85%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) Relational Database
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Software Engineer
2 15 (57.69%) C# Software Engineer
2 15 (57.69%) Developer
3 13 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 12 (46.15%) .NET Developer
4 12 (46.15%) .NET Software Developer
4 12 (46.15%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (46.15%) C# Software Developer
4 12 (46.15%) Software Developer
5 9 (34.62%) C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (30.77%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 8 (30.77%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (30.77%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (26.92%) .NET Software Engineer
7 7 (26.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 5 (19.23%) .NET Programmer
8 5 (19.23%) C# Programmer
8 5 (19.23%) Software Programmer
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Developer
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) .NET
2 15 (57.69%) .NET Framework
2 15 (57.69%) WCF
3 7 (26.92%) REST
3 7 (26.92%) SOAP
3 7 (26.92%) Web Services
3 7 (26.92%) WPF
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows XP
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Software Engineering
2 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Scrum
4 9 (34.62%) Unit Testing
5 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (30.77%) SOA
5 8 (30.77%) UML
6 7 (26.92%) OO
6 7 (26.92%) TDD
7 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) SQL
2 21 (80.77%) C#
3 7 (26.92%) C++/CLI
3 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) C
4 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) DICOM
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle
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