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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 26 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 57 49 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 8.65% 5.60% 7.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.32% 9.30% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 53 34 47
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £17,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £52,000
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
398 527 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 60.39% 60.23% 64.01%
Number of salaries quoted 366 452 415
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 28 August 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Guildford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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++.

1 100 (59.52%) Linux
2 84 (50.00%) C
2 84 (50.00%) C#
3 82 (48.81%) Software Engineering
4 70 (41.67%) Degree
5 60 (35.71%) .NET
6 56 (33.33%) OO
7 51 (30.36%) Java
8 49 (29.17%) Security Cleared
9 35 (20.83%) Finance
10 33 (19.64%) VHDL
10 33 (19.64%) Microsoft
10 33 (19.64%) Image Processing
11 32 (19.05%) TDD
12 31 (18.45%) Subversion
12 31 (18.45%) JavaScript
12 31 (18.45%) SQL
13 30 (17.86%) Windows
13 30 (17.86%) Mathematics
14 27 (16.07%) Visual Studio
14 27 (16.07%) Physics
15 26 (15.48%) Telecoms
16 24 (14.29%) STL
17 22 (13.10%) Multithreading
17 22 (13.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 21 (12.50%) Signal Processing
18 21 (12.50%) OpenGL
19 20 (11.90%) OOD
19 20 (11.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 19 (11.31%) LTE

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 18 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.79%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.31%) LTE
2 18 (10.71%) GSM
2 18 (10.71%) UMTS
3 15 (8.93%) RANAP
3 15 (8.93%) Asterisk PBX
3 15 (8.93%) PBX
3 15 (8.93%) RTP
4 12 (7.14%) VoIP
5 7 (4.17%) Wireless
6 5 (2.98%) Software-Defined Radio
7 3 (1.79%) SCTP
7 3 (1.79%) M3UA
7 3 (1.79%) VPN
7 3 (1.79%) TCAP
7 3 (1.79%) SCCP
7 3 (1.79%) IPsec
8 2 (1.19%) HTTP
8 2 (1.19%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.60%) 4G
9 1 (0.60%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.79%) MySQL
4 2 (1.19%) DTS
4 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (18.45%) Subversion
2 27 (16.07%) Visual Studio
3 15 (8.93%) GCC
3 15 (8.93%) GDB
3 15 (8.93%) Trac
4 3 (1.79%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.79%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 35 (20.83%) Finance
2 26 (15.48%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.33%) Electronics
4 13 (7.74%) Banking
4 13 (7.74%) Back Office
5 12 (7.14%) Investment Banking
5 12 (7.14%) Marketing
6 10 (5.95%) Games
7 5 (2.98%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 90 (53.57%) Developer
2 57 (33.93%) Software Engineer
3 34 (20.24%) C# Developer
4 31 (18.45%) C++ Developer
5 28 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 21 (12.50%) C++/C# Developer
7 20 (11.90%) C++ Software Engineer
7 20 (11.90%) Mid-Level C# Developer
8 19 (11.31%) Programmer
9 18 (10.71%) Analyst
10 15 (8.93%) Senior Developer
10 15 (8.93%) C# Software Engineer
11 14 (8.33%) .NET Developer
12 13 (7.74%) C# Programmer
12 13 (7.74%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (7.74%) Hardware Engineer
13 12 (7.14%) Graduate
13 12 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
13 12 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
13 12 (7.14%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (35.71%) .NET
2 24 (14.29%) STL
3 21 (12.50%) OpenGL
4 20 (11.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 18 (10.71%) ASP.NET
6 17 (10.12%) HTML
7 16 (9.52%) WPF
8 14 (8.33%) WinForms
9 13 (7.74%) jQuery
10 9 (5.36%) Web Services
11 5 (2.98%) MFC
11 5 (2.98%) JSP
12 4 (2.38%) Middleware
13 2 (1.19%) COM
13 2 (1.19%) J2EE
13 2 (1.19%) WCF
13 2 (1.19%) LINQ
14 1 (0.60%) RESTful
14 1 (0.60%) Direct3D
14 1 (0.60%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.64%) VHDL
2 30 (17.86%) Mathematics
3 27 (16.07%) Physics
4 22 (13.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 15 (8.93%) Firmware
6 14 (8.33%) Device Driver
7 11 (6.55%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (5.36%) Computer Science
9 5 (2.98%) Animation
10 3 (1.79%) Open Source
10 3 (1.79%) PACS
11 2 (1.19%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (1.19%) Replication
11 2 (1.19%) Xbox
12 1 (0.60%) Life Science
12 1 (0.60%) SCADA
12 1 (0.60%) Chemistry
12 1 (0.60%) Biology
12 1 (0.60%) EPoS
12 1 (0.60%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 100 (59.52%) Linux
2 30 (17.86%) Windows
3 2 (1.19%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.60%) Android
4 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.60%) UNIX
4 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.60%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (48.81%) Software Engineering
2 56 (33.33%) OO
3 33 (19.64%) Image Processing
4 32 (19.05%) TDD
5 22 (13.10%) Multithreading
6 21 (12.50%) Signal Processing
7 20 (11.90%) OOD
8 14 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
9 13 (7.74%) Digital Signal Processing
9 13 (7.74%) Information Security
10 10 (5.95%) Software Testing
11 9 (5.36%) Business Development
12 6 (3.57%) Scrum
13 5 (2.98%) Low Latency
13 5 (2.98%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (2.98%) Validation
14 4 (2.38%) Project Management
14 4 (2.38%) UML
14 4 (2.38%) Game Development
15 3 (1.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 84 (50.00%) C
1 84 (50.00%) C#
2 51 (30.36%) Java
3 31 (18.45%) JavaScript
3 31 (18.45%) SQL
4 15 (8.93%) Embedded C
5 14 (8.33%) Embedded C++
6 11 (6.55%) Python
6 11 (6.55%) MATLAB
7 6 (3.57%) Perl
8 5 (2.98%) VB
9 4 (2.38%) VC++
10 3 (1.79%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.79%) Ada
10 3 (1.79%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.19%) Assembly Language
11 2 (1.19%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.19%) Ruby
11 2 (1.19%) VB6
12 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (41.67%) Degree
2 49 (29.17%) Security Cleared
3 16 (9.52%) PhD
4 13 (7.74%) Postgraduate
5 6 (3.57%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.19%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) MCP
7 1 (0.60%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.19%) SLA
Vendors
1 33 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.71%) Cisco
3 4 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (0.60%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (0.60%) Altera
4 1 (0.60%) Twitter
4 1 (0.60%) Talend
4 1 (0.60%) Greenplum
4 1 (0.60%) Xilinx
4 1 (0.60%) Huawei
4 1 (0.60%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.60%) Ericsson
4 1 (0.60%) Nortel
4 1 (0.60%) BT
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