The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 31 62 29
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -33
Permanent jobs citing C++ 16 14 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 5.48% 2.42% 7.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.06% 4.88% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 41
Median salary £43,750 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
159 287 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 54.45% 49.57% 56.42%
Number of salaries quoted 150 263 329
Median salary £44,000 £42,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,898 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of job ads across the Guildford region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Guildford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for C++.

1 24 (85.71%) C#
2 21 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 16 (57.14%) Windows
4 14 (50.00%) Finance
5 12 (42.86%) Java
6 10 (35.71%) Python
6 10 (35.71%) Multithreading
7 9 (32.14%) Degree
7 9 (32.14%) STL
7 9 (32.14%) Low Latency
8 8 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (25.00%) Big Data
9 7 (25.00%) Cyber Attack
9 7 (25.00%) Blockchain
9 7 (25.00%) Data Lake
9 7 (25.00%) Linux
9 7 (25.00%) Migration
9 7 (25.00%) Online Security
9 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
9 7 (25.00%) Hadoop
10 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
10 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (21.43%) Cryptography
10 6 (21.43%) OO
10 6 (21.43%) Web Services
10 6 (21.43%) Unix
10 6 (21.43%) Prototyping
10 6 (21.43%) Rapid Prototyping
10 6 (21.43%) Functional Programming
11 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Big Data
1 7 (25.00%) Data Lake
1 7 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Electronics
2 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Software Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) C++ Software Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) C++ Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Security Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Test Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Lead Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Lead Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) C Developer
8 1 (3.57%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) STL
2 6 (21.43%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Blockchain
1 7 (25.00%) Cyber Attack
1 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 6 (21.43%) Cryptography
3 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 2 (7.14%) Cybercrime
4 2 (7.14%) Physics
5 1 (3.57%) CAN bus
5 1 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (3.57%) Neural Network
5 1 (3.57%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Linux
3 6 (21.43%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (35.71%) Multithreading
3 9 (32.14%) Low Latency
4 8 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (25.00%) Migration
5 7 (25.00%) Online Security
6 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (21.43%) Functional Programming
6 6 (21.43%) OO
6 6 (21.43%) Prototyping
6 6 (21.43%) Rapid Prototyping
7 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
8 4 (14.29%) High Availability
9 1 (3.57%) Automation Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Bayesian Methods
9 1 (3.57%) Game Development
9 1 (3.57%) Machine Learning
9 1 (3.57%) Open Source
9 1 (3.57%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) C#
2 12 (42.86%) Java
3 10 (35.71%) Python
4 5 (17.86%) C
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) VB
5 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) PhD
3 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle