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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 25 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 57 113 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 8.12% 12.36% 10.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.50% 22.97% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 55 101 67
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
393 492 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 55.98% 53.83% 61.76%
Number of salaries quoted 362 447 474
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Guildford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (48.04%) Java
2 42 (41.18%) Linux
3 37 (36.27%) Software Engineering
4 34 (33.33%) Degree
4 34 (33.33%) Windows
5 32 (31.37%) C
6 26 (25.49%) STL
7 25 (24.51%) C#
7 25 (24.51%) Telecoms
8 21 (20.59%) Electronics
9 20 (19.61%) Python
10 19 (18.63%) Multithreading
11 18 (17.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 17 (16.67%) SQL
12 17 (16.67%) OO
13 16 (15.69%) Ruby
14 15 (14.71%) Mathematics
14 15 (14.71%) Embedded Systems
14 15 (14.71%) Bluetooth
15 14 (13.73%) Security Cleared
16 13 (12.75%) Android
16 13 (12.75%) Physics
16 13 (12.75%) Oracle
17 12 (11.76%) UNIX
17 12 (11.76%) Microsoft
17 12 (11.76%) Smartcard
17 12 (11.76%) Computer Security
17 12 (11.76%) NFC
17 12 (11.76%) Apple iOS
18 11 (10.78%) SC Cleared

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 5 (4.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.96%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) SaaS
1 2 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.71%) Bluetooth
2 12 (11.76%) NFC
3 8 (7.84%) Wireless
4 7 (6.86%) RANAP
4 7 (6.86%) RTP
4 7 (6.86%) LTE
4 7 (6.86%) Asterisk PBX
4 7 (6.86%) Software-Defined Radio
4 7 (6.86%) Diameter Protocol
4 7 (6.86%) GSM
4 7 (6.86%) PBX
4 7 (6.86%) UMTS
4 7 (6.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (5.88%) RFID
5 6 (5.88%) LDAP
6 3 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.94%) SCTP
6 3 (2.94%) 3G
7 1 (0.98%) MPLS
7 1 (0.98%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.82%) MySQL
2 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (9.80%) GCC
2 9 (8.82%) GDB
2 9 (8.82%) Subversion
3 7 (6.86%) Trac
4 3 (2.94%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.98%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (24.51%) Telecoms
2 21 (20.59%) Electronics
3 11 (10.78%) Finance
4 7 (6.86%) Games
5 4 (3.92%) Legal
6 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.96%) Marketing
7 1 (0.98%) Banking
7 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (51.96%) Developer
2 34 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 32 (31.37%) Software Engineer
4 14 (13.73%) Software Developer
5 10 (9.80%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (8.82%) Systems Support
6 9 (8.82%) Support Engineer
6 9 (8.82%) Systems Support Engineer
7 8 (7.84%) Senior Software Engineer
7 8 (7.84%) C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (7.84%) Junior
8 7 (6.86%) Programmer
8 7 (6.86%) Java Developer
8 7 (6.86%) C++ Software Developer
9 6 (5.88%) Junior Developer
9 6 (5.88%) Graduate
10 5 (4.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) C++ Programmer
10 5 (4.90%) Games Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.49%) STL
2 18 (17.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 11 (10.78%) .NET
4 10 (9.80%) XML
5 6 (5.88%) MFC
5 6 (5.88%) Regular Expression
5 6 (5.88%) Unreal Engine
6 4 (3.92%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (2.94%) JSP
7 3 (2.94%) HTML
7 3 (2.94%) Web Services
8 2 (1.96%) CSS
9 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.98%) Swing
9 1 (0.98%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Mathematics
1 15 (14.71%) Embedded Systems
2 13 (12.75%) Physics
3 12 (11.76%) Smartcard
4 10 (9.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (6.86%) VHDL
7 6 (5.88%) Computer Science
7 6 (5.88%) User Experience
8 4 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (3.92%) Algorithms
8 4 (3.92%) Equities
9 2 (1.96%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.96%) DTV
9 2 (1.96%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.98%) iPhone
10 1 (0.98%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.98%) SCADA
10 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 42 (41.18%) Linux
2 34 (33.33%) Windows
3 13 (12.75%) Android
4 12 (11.76%) UNIX
4 12 (11.76%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.88%) Windows Phone
6 5 (4.90%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.98%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.98%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (36.27%) Software Engineering
2 19 (18.63%) Multithreading
3 17 (16.67%) OO
4 12 (11.76%) Computer Security
5 10 (9.80%) Software Testing
6 8 (7.84%) Information Security
7 7 (6.86%) Digital Signal Processing
7 7 (6.86%) Signal Processing
7 7 (6.86%) Android Development
7 7 (6.86%) iOS Development
8 6 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.88%) Project Management
8 6 (5.88%) OOD
9 5 (4.90%) Low Latency
9 5 (4.90%) Concurrent Programming
10 4 (3.92%) Scrum
10 4 (3.92%) Embedded Software Development
11 3 (2.94%) Video Processing
11 3 (2.94%) Mentoring
11 3 (2.94%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 49 (48.04%) Java
2 32 (31.37%) C
3 25 (24.51%) C#
4 20 (19.61%) Python
5 17 (16.67%) SQL
6 16 (15.69%) Ruby
7 9 (8.82%) Shell Script
8 8 (7.84%) Perl
9 7 (6.86%) MATLAB
10 6 (5.88%) Embedded C
10 6 (5.88%) VB
10 6 (5.88%) JavaScript
11 5 (4.90%) AWK
11 5 (4.90%) VB6
11 5 (4.90%) Bash Shell
11 5 (4.90%) sed
12 4 (3.92%) Embedded C++
12 4 (3.92%) PHP
13 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.98%) VC++
Qualifications
1 34 (33.33%) Degree
2 14 (13.73%) Security Cleared
3 11 (10.78%) SC Cleared
4 10 (9.80%) PhD
5 7 (6.86%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.98%) HNC
System Software
1 8 (7.84%) Firmware
2 6 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (12.75%) Oracle
2 12 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.84%) Cisco
4 3 (2.94%) BT
4 3 (2.94%) Atmel
5 2 (1.96%) F5
5 2 (1.96%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.96%) LANDesk
5 2 (1.96%) SAP
5 2 (1.96%) Intel
5 2 (1.96%) Lotus
5 2 (1.96%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.98%) Business Objects
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