The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 33 23 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 46 76 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 7.02% 9.91% 6.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.85% 17.08% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 40 72 45
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,050 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,450 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
C++
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
358 445 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 54.66% 58.02% 58.61%
Number of salaries quoted 323 411 441
Average salary £42,500 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

C++
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Guildford region.

C++ Salary Trend in Guildford

C++
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Guildford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 53 (50.48%) Java
2 30 (28.57%) C
2 30 (28.57%) Linux
3 29 (27.62%) Windows
4 28 (26.67%) Telecoms
4 28 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 28 (26.67%) Degree
5 23 (21.90%) STL
5 23 (21.90%) C#
5 23 (21.90%) Ruby
6 22 (20.95%) Python
7 19 (18.10%) Electronics
8 18 (17.14%) SQL
9 15 (14.29%) Information Security
9 15 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 14 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
11 13 (12.38%) VHDL
11 13 (12.38%) Security Cleared
11 13 (12.38%) Android
12 12 (11.43%) NFC
12 12 (11.43%) Computer Security
12 12 (11.43%) Physics
12 12 (11.43%) Apple iOS
12 12 (11.43%) Smartcard
12 12 (11.43%) .NET
12 12 (11.43%) Oracle
12 12 (11.43%) OO
12 12 (11.43%) Bluetooth
12 12 (11.43%) Microsoft
13 11 (10.48%) XML

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.90%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.43%) Bluetooth
1 12 (11.43%) NFC
2 10 (9.52%) Wireless
2 10 (9.52%) Software-Defined Radio
3 7 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.71%) LDAP
4 6 (5.71%) RFID
5 5 (4.76%) UMTS
5 5 (4.76%) LTE
5 5 (4.76%) GSM
5 5 (4.76%) Diameter Protocol
5 5 (4.76%) RANAP
5 5 (4.76%) RTP
6 3 (2.86%) PBX
6 3 (2.86%) SCTP
6 3 (2.86%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.95%) WAN
8 1 (0.95%) LAN
8 1 (0.95%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.62%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (7.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (7.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (5.71%) MySQL
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.90%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Subversion
2 4 (3.81%) GCC
3 3 (2.86%) GDB
3 3 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.86%) Trac
4 1 (0.95%) Gerrit
4 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 19 (18.10%) Electronics
3 10 (9.52%) Finance
4 7 (6.67%) Games
5 6 (5.71%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.81%) Marketing
7 3 (2.86%) Legal
8 2 (1.90%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 60 (57.14%) Developer
2 37 (35.24%) C++ Developer
3 26 (24.76%) Software Engineer
4 14 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 13 (12.38%) C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (11.43%) Graduate
7 11 (10.48%) Junior
8 10 (9.52%) C++ Software Developer
8 10 (9.52%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 10 (9.52%) FPGA Developer
9 9 (8.57%) Java Developer
10 8 (7.62%) Junior Developer
10 8 (7.62%) Support Engineer
10 8 (7.62%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (7.62%) Systems Support
10 8 (7.62%) Programmer
10 8 (7.62%) Systems Support Engineer
11 5 (4.76%) Junior C++ Developer
11 5 (4.76%) C++ Games Developer
11 5 (4.76%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.90%) STL
2 12 (11.43%) .NET
3 11 (10.48%) XML
3 11 (10.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 7 (6.67%) Web Services
4 7 (6.67%) JSP
5 6 (5.71%) MFC
5 6 (5.71%) Ruby on Rails
5 6 (5.71%) Unreal Engine
6 5 (4.76%) Regular Expression
7 4 (3.81%) HTML
8 2 (1.90%) CSS
8 2 (1.90%) XSLT
8 2 (1.90%) XACML
9 1 (0.95%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 1 (0.95%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
3 13 (12.38%) VHDL
4 12 (11.43%) Smartcard
4 12 (11.43%) Physics
5 11 (10.48%) Mathematics
6 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (4.76%) User Experience
8 4 (3.81%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.81%) DTV
9 3 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.90%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.90%) Equities
10 2 (1.90%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.95%) SCADA
11 1 (0.95%) iPhone
11 1 (0.95%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.95%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.57%) Linux
2 29 (27.62%) Windows
3 13 (12.38%) Android
4 12 (11.43%) Apple iOS
5 10 (9.52%) UNIX
6 7 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 6 (5.71%) Windows Phone
8 4 (3.81%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.95%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.95%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 15 (14.29%) Information Security
3 12 (11.43%) OO
3 12 (11.43%) Computer Security
4 10 (9.52%) Digital Signal Processing
4 10 (9.52%) Signal Processing
5 8 (7.62%) Multithreading
5 8 (7.62%) Software Testing
6 7 (6.67%) Project Management
6 7 (6.67%) Android Development
6 7 (6.67%) iOS Development
7 6 (5.71%) Integration Testing
8 5 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.81%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.81%) Programme Management
9 4 (3.81%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (2.86%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.86%) Embedded Software Development
10 3 (2.86%) Cyber Security
10 3 (2.86%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 53 (50.48%) Java
2 30 (28.57%) C
3 23 (21.90%) C#
3 23 (21.90%) Ruby
4 22 (20.95%) Python
5 18 (17.14%) SQL
6 9 (8.57%) PHP
7 8 (7.62%) VB
8 7 (6.67%) Shell Script
8 7 (6.67%) Perl
8 7 (6.67%) VB6
9 5 (4.76%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.81%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.81%) AWK
10 4 (3.81%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.81%) sed
11 3 (2.86%) Embedded C
11 3 (2.86%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.95%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.95%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 28 (26.67%) Degree
2 13 (12.38%) Security Cleared
3 10 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.52%) PhD
4 6 (5.71%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.90%) PMP
5 2 (1.90%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.95%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.81%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (11.43%) Microsoft
1 12 (11.43%) Oracle
2 4 (3.81%) SAP
2 4 (3.81%) Cisco
3 2 (1.90%) IBM
3 2 (1.90%) EMC
3 2 (1.90%) Epicor
3 2 (1.90%) Lotus
3 2 (1.90%) JD Edwards
3 2 (1.90%) Sage
3 2 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.90%) BT
3 2 (1.90%) InterSystems
3 2 (1.90%) Cadence
3 2 (1.90%) LANDesk
3 2 (1.90%) F5
3 2 (1.90%) ServiceNow
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