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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 25 16 2
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 0.84% 14.29% 24.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 29.31% 46.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 23
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +5.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
27 58 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 22.69% 48.74% 52.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 57 42
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Progress
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) DirectX
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Progress