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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 28 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 56 103 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 7.61% 11.24% 10.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.04% 20.16% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 55 91 66
Average salary £41,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
399 511 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 54.21% 55.79% 66.74%
Number of salaries quoted 376 459 508
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Guildford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 49 (47.57%) Java
1 49 (47.57%) Linux
2 39 (37.86%) Software Engineering
3 35 (33.98%) C
4 33 (32.04%) Windows
4 33 (32.04%) Degree
5 30 (29.13%) Telecoms
6 27 (26.21%) STL
7 25 (24.27%) Multithreading
8 21 (20.39%) C#
8 21 (20.39%) Electronics
9 20 (19.42%) OO
9 20 (19.42%) Python
9 20 (19.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 19 (18.45%) SQL
11 16 (15.53%) Embedded Systems
11 16 (15.53%) Security Cleared
12 15 (14.56%) Mathematics
12 15 (14.56%) Oracle
12 15 (14.56%) UNIX
12 15 (14.56%) Bluetooth
13 13 (12.62%) Finance
13 13 (12.62%) Physics
13 13 (12.62%) Android
13 13 (12.62%) GCC
14 12 (11.65%) GDB
14 12 (11.65%) Apple iOS
14 12 (11.65%) SC Cleared
14 12 (11.65%) Computer Security
14 12 (11.65%) NFC

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.94%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (5.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) SaaS
1 2 (1.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.56%) Bluetooth
2 12 (11.65%) NFC
3 10 (9.71%) LTE
3 10 (9.71%) RANAP
3 10 (9.71%) Asterisk PBX
3 10 (9.71%) GSM
3 10 (9.71%) PBX
3 10 (9.71%) UMTS
3 10 (9.71%) RTP
4 7 (6.80%) Wireless
5 6 (5.83%) Software-Defined Radio
5 6 (5.83%) RFID
5 6 (5.83%) LDAP
5 6 (5.83%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.91%) 3G
6 3 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.91%) SCTP
7 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.68%) MySQL
2 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.97%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (12.62%) GCC
2 12 (11.65%) GDB
3 11 (10.68%) Subversion
4 10 (9.71%) Trac
5 2 (1.94%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.97%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (29.13%) Telecoms
2 21 (20.39%) Electronics
3 13 (12.62%) Finance
4 8 (7.77%) Games
5 4 (3.88%) Legal
6 2 (1.94%) Banking
6 2 (1.94%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.97%) Marketing
7 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (46.60%) Developer
2 32 (31.07%) Software Engineer
3 31 (30.10%) C++ Developer
4 12 (11.65%) Systems Support
5 11 (10.68%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (10.68%) Software Developer
5 11 (10.68%) Senior Software Engineer
6 10 (9.71%) Support Engineer
6 10 (9.71%) Systems Support Engineer
7 8 (7.77%) Programmer
8 7 (6.80%) Junior
9 6 (5.83%) Java Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Games Developer
10 5 (4.85%) C++ Programmer
10 5 (4.85%) Junior Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Electronics Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Junior C++ Developer
10 5 (4.85%) C++ Games Developer
11 4 (3.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 4 (3.88%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (26.21%) STL
2 20 (19.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 12 (11.65%) XML
4 11 (10.68%) .NET
5 10 (9.71%) Regular Expression
6 8 (7.77%) Unreal Engine
7 6 (5.83%) MFC
8 3 (2.91%) HTML
9 2 (1.94%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (1.94%) CSS
9 2 (1.94%) Web Services
10 1 (0.97%) Swing
10 1 (0.97%) JSP
10 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.53%) Embedded Systems
2 15 (14.56%) Mathematics
3 13 (12.62%) Physics
4 12 (11.65%) Smartcard
5 9 (8.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 9 (8.74%) User Experience
6 8 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (5.83%) Computer Science
7 6 (5.83%) VHDL
8 4 (3.88%) Equities
8 4 (3.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (3.88%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.94%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.94%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.97%) SCADA
10 1 (0.97%) PMI
10 1 (0.97%) DTV
10 1 (0.97%) iPhone
10 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.97%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 49 (47.57%) Linux
2 33 (32.04%) Windows
3 15 (14.56%) UNIX
4 13 (12.62%) Android
5 12 (11.65%) Apple iOS
6 6 (5.83%) Windows Phone
7 3 (2.91%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.97%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.97%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (37.86%) Software Engineering
2 25 (24.27%) Multithreading
3 20 (19.42%) OO
4 12 (11.65%) Computer Security
4 12 (11.65%) Software Testing
5 9 (8.74%) OOD
6 8 (7.77%) Project Management
7 7 (6.80%) Android Development
7 7 (6.80%) iOS Development
8 6 (5.83%) Digital Signal Processing
8 6 (5.83%) Signal Processing
8 6 (5.83%) Low Latency
8 6 (5.83%) Concurrent Programming
8 6 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.85%) Embedded Software Development
9 5 (4.85%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.88%) Scrum
10 4 (3.88%) Information Security
10 4 (3.88%) ITIL
11 3 (2.91%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (47.57%) Java
2 35 (33.98%) C
3 21 (20.39%) C#
4 20 (19.42%) Python
5 19 (18.45%) SQL
6 12 (11.65%) Shell Script
6 12 (11.65%) Ruby
7 10 (9.71%) Perl
8 9 (8.74%) AWK
8 9 (8.74%) sed
9 8 (7.77%) MATLAB
10 6 (5.83%) Embedded C
10 6 (5.83%) JavaScript
11 5 (4.85%) Bash Shell
12 4 (3.88%) Embedded C++
12 4 (3.88%) VB
13 3 (2.91%) VB6
14 2 (1.94%) VC++
15 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.97%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (32.04%) Degree
2 16 (15.53%) Security Cleared
3 12 (11.65%) SC Cleared
4 8 (7.77%) DV Cleared
4 8 (7.77%) PhD
5 2 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.97%) HNC
System Software
1 10 (9.71%) Firmware
2 6 (5.83%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (14.56%) Oracle
2 12 (11.65%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.71%) Cisco
4 4 (3.88%) BT
5 3 (2.91%) Atmel
5 3 (2.91%) F5
6 2 (1.94%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.94%) LANDesk
6 2 (1.94%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.94%) Intel
6 2 (1.94%) Lotus
6 2 (1.94%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.97%) SAP
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