The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 36 11 28
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +17
Permanent jobs citing C++ 7 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.25% 11.30% 9.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.70% 20.97% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 26
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £49,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Programming Languages Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
149 124 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 47.91% 53.91% 65.64%
Number of salaries quoted 131 119 186
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

C++
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the High Wycombe region.

C++ Salary Trend in High Wycombe

C++
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) C
3 15 (78.95%) Software Engineering
4 11 (57.89%) Embedded C
5 10 (52.63%) UML
5 10 (52.63%) Electronics
6 8 (42.11%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (36.84%) Degree
7 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
7 7 (36.84%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (36.84%) Ethernet
8 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
8 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
9 5 (26.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (26.32%) Device Driver
10 4 (21.05%) Assembly Language
10 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
10 4 (21.05%) Embedded C++
10 4 (21.05%) Wind River
10 4 (21.05%) Fedora
11 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
11 3 (15.79%) Subversion
11 3 (15.79%) Altera
11 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
11 3 (15.79%) Firmware
11 3 (15.79%) Perforce
11 3 (15.79%) Frame Relay
11 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
12 2 (10.53%) QNX
12 2 (10.53%) X.25

C++
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Wi-Fi
1 7 (36.84%) Ethernet
2 3 (15.79%) Frame Relay
2 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) X.25
4 1 (5.26%) VLAN
4 1 (5.26%) IPv6
4 1 (5.26%) HTTP
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Subversion
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) GCC
General
1 10 (52.63%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Development Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Hardware Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Software Design Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) WDF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 5 (26.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (26.32%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Fedora
4 1 (5.26%) uClinux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (5.26%) VxWorks
4 1 (5.26%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Software Engineering
2 10 (52.63%) UML
3 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Signal Processing
5 1 (5.26%) Video Processing
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) C
2 11 (57.89%) Embedded C
3 4 (21.05%) Assembly Language
3 4 (21.05%) Embedded C++
4 1 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
1 4 (21.05%) Wind River
2 3 (15.79%) Altera
2 3 (15.79%) Perforce
3 2 (10.53%) QNX
4 1 (5.26%) Intel
4 1 (5.26%) SolidWorks
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