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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 31 17 34
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.60% 8.27% 2.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.41% 25.29% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 6
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
78 87 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 40.63% 32.71% 49.00%
Number of salaries quoted 61 74 101
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (64.71%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
3 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
3 8 (47.06%) C
4 7 (41.18%) .NET
4 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) Apple iOS
5 6 (35.29%) Algorithms
5 6 (35.29%) Qt
5 6 (35.29%) Mac OS X
5 6 (35.29%) Cocoa
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) Subversion
6 5 (29.41%) Degree
7 4 (23.53%) Unix
7 4 (23.53%) Python
7 4 (23.53%) UML
7 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (23.53%) Electronics
8 3 (17.65%) Firmware
8 3 (17.65%) IIS
8 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
8 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
8 3 (17.65%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (11.76%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (11.76%) Low Latency
9 2 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (11.76%) C++/CLI
9 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) RS-232
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Subversion
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (11.76%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (23.53%) Electronics
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Military
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Graduate
2 6 (35.29%) Junior
3 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Graduate Software Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Junior Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Junior Software Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Software Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) NoSQL Developer
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) Cocoa
2 6 (35.29%) Qt
3 2 (11.76%) MFC
3 2 (11.76%) X-Windows
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
2 6 (35.29%) Algorithms
3 2 (11.76%) Device Driver
4 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Apple iOS
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Mac OS X
3 4 (23.53%) Unix
4 2 (11.76%) VxWorks
5 1 (5.88%) Android
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) UML
3 3 (17.65%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Low Latency
4 2 (11.76%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) Android Development
5 1 (5.88%) BDD
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Content Management
5 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.88%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) OpenUP
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.88%) Records Management
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) C
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Python
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) C++/CLI
6 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
7 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
7 1 (5.88%) Java
7 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Borland
1 2 (11.76%) QNX
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Telelogic