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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 22 37 18
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 56 33 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 8.42% 4.80% 13.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.78% 8.99% 21.91%
Number of salaries quoted 52 31 96
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
379 367 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 56.99% 53.42% 61.37%
Number of salaries quoted 357 349 472
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 31 October 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Guildford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 83 (63.85%) Linux
2 61 (46.92%) C
3 59 (45.38%) C#
4 57 (43.85%) Software Engineering
4 57 (43.85%) Degree
5 51 (39.23%) Java
6 47 (36.15%) OO
7 33 (25.38%) Multithreading
8 32 (24.62%) Security Cleared
9 31 (23.85%) Windows
10 28 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (21.54%) VHDL
11 27 (20.77%) SQL
11 27 (20.77%) Mentoring
12 25 (19.23%) Signal Processing
12 25 (19.23%) STL
13 24 (18.46%) .NET
14 23 (17.69%) Subversion
15 22 (16.92%) Telecoms
16 20 (15.38%) JavaScript
16 20 (15.38%) PhD
16 20 (15.38%) Digital Signal Processing
17 19 (14.62%) Finance
17 19 (14.62%) Mathematics
18 18 (13.85%) LTE
18 18 (13.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 18 (13.85%) Information Security
19 17 (13.08%) MATLAB
19 17 (13.08%) GSM
19 17 (13.08%) UMTS

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.54%) Apache
1 2 (1.54%) Lync
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.31%) MS Office
3 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.85%) LTE
2 17 (13.08%) UMTS
2 17 (13.08%) GSM
3 14 (10.77%) PBX
3 14 (10.77%) RTP
3 14 (10.77%) Asterisk PBX
3 14 (10.77%) RANAP
4 7 (5.38%) Software-Defined Radio
4 7 (5.38%) Wireless
5 6 (4.62%) VoIP
6 3 (2.31%) HTTP
6 3 (2.31%) VPN
6 3 (2.31%) IPsec
6 3 (2.31%) TCAP
6 3 (2.31%) SCCP
6 3 (2.31%) SCTP
6 3 (2.31%) M3UA
7 2 (1.54%) Firewall
7 2 (1.54%) IPv4
7 2 (1.54%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.62%) MySQL
3 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.54%) DTS
4 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.77%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.77%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.77%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 23 (17.69%) Subversion
2 15 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 14 (10.77%) GCC
3 14 (10.77%) GDB
3 14 (10.77%) Trac
4 3 (2.31%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.31%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.54%) Capybara
5 2 (1.54%) RSpec
6 1 (0.77%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.77%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 22 (16.92%) Telecoms
2 19 (14.62%) Finance
3 12 (9.23%) Games
4 9 (6.92%) Electronics
5 6 (4.62%) Banking
6 5 (3.85%) Investment Banking
7 4 (3.08%) Marketing
7 4 (3.08%) Back Office
8 1 (0.77%) Military
Job Titles
1 68 (52.31%) Developer
2 34 (26.15%) Software Engineer
3 23 (17.69%) Software Developer
4 22 (16.92%) C++ Developer
5 16 (12.31%) C# Developer
6 13 (10.00%) Programmer
7 12 (9.23%) C++/C# Developer
8 11 (8.46%) Senior Software Engineer
8 11 (8.46%) Mid-Level C# Developer
9 10 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
9 10 (7.69%) Analyst
10 6 (4.62%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.62%) Hardware Engineer
11 5 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
11 5 (3.85%) Support Analyst
11 5 (3.85%) Graduate
11 5 (3.85%) C# Programmer
11 5 (3.85%) FPGA Developer
12 4 (3.08%) Agile C# Developer
12 4 (3.08%) Games Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.23%) STL
2 24 (18.46%) .NET
3 18 (13.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 16 (12.31%) HTML
5 13 (10.00%) Web Services
6 12 (9.23%) OpenGL
7 7 (5.38%) ASP.NET
8 5 (3.85%) WinForms
8 5 (3.85%) WPF
8 5 (3.85%) JSP
9 4 (3.08%) jQuery
10 3 (2.31%) Unreal Engine
10 3 (2.31%) Havok
10 3 (2.31%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (2.31%) Middleware
10 3 (2.31%) CSS
11 2 (1.54%) COM
11 2 (1.54%) XML
12 1 (0.77%) Flash
12 1 (0.77%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.54%) VHDL
2 19 (14.62%) Mathematics
3 16 (12.31%) Physics
4 15 (11.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 15 (11.54%) Algorithms
5 10 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (6.92%) Computer Science
7 7 (5.38%) User Experience
8 5 (3.85%) Device Driver
9 4 (3.08%) Animation
9 4 (3.08%) Open Source
10 3 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.54%) Blackberry
11 2 (1.54%) Xbox
11 2 (1.54%) Replication
11 2 (1.54%) Clustering
12 1 (0.77%) Life Science
12 1 (0.77%) Chemistry
12 1 (0.77%) Biology
12 1 (0.77%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 83 (63.85%) Linux
2 31 (23.85%) Windows
3 2 (1.54%) UNIX
3 2 (1.54%) CentOS
4 1 (0.77%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (43.85%) Software Engineering
2 47 (36.15%) OO
3 33 (25.38%) Multithreading
4 28 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (20.77%) Mentoring
6 25 (19.23%) Signal Processing
7 20 (15.38%) Digital Signal Processing
8 18 (13.85%) Information Security
9 16 (12.31%) Image Processing
10 15 (11.54%) TDD
10 15 (11.54%) Software Testing
11 14 (10.77%) OOD
12 13 (10.00%) Business Development
13 12 (9.23%) Coaching
14 6 (4.62%) Scrum
15 5 (3.85%) Project Management
15 5 (3.85%) OOP
15 5 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
15 5 (3.85%) Low Latency
16 4 (3.08%) UML
Programming Languages
1 61 (46.92%) C
2 59 (45.38%) C#
3 51 (39.23%) Java
4 27 (20.77%) SQL
5 20 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 17 (13.08%) MATLAB
7 11 (8.46%) Python
8 8 (6.15%) Embedded C
8 8 (6.15%) Embedded C++
9 7 (5.38%) Perl
10 6 (4.62%) VC++
11 5 (3.85%) Ruby
12 4 (3.08%) Bash Shell
12 4 (3.08%) Shell Script
12 4 (3.08%) VB
13 3 (2.31%) Ada
14 2 (1.54%) Assembly Language
14 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.54%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.77%) sed
Qualifications
1 57 (43.85%) Degree
2 32 (24.62%) Security Cleared
3 20 (15.38%) PhD
4 8 (6.15%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.08%) Postgraduate
6 3 (2.31%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.54%) MCSE
7 2 (1.54%) MCSA
7 2 (1.54%) MCITP
7 2 (1.54%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.54%) CCNA
7 2 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.77%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.77%) GIAC
8 1 (0.77%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.77%) MCP
8 1 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (7.69%) Firmware
2 2 (1.54%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.54%) vCloud
Vendors
1 17 (13.08%) Cisco
2 12 (9.23%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.85%) Oracle
4 3 (2.31%) BT
5 2 (1.54%) Perforce
5 2 (1.54%) Mitel
5 2 (1.54%) Altiris
5 2 (1.54%) Riverbed
5 2 (1.54%) Citrix
6 1 (0.77%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (0.77%) F5
6 1 (0.77%) Twitter
6 1 (0.77%) Talend
6 1 (0.77%) Huawei
6 1 (0.77%) Agilent
6 1 (0.77%) Greenplum
6 1 (0.77%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.77%) Nortel
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