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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 30 39 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 13 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.58% 2.34% 6.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.62% 4.58% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 15
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £40,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
103 131 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 36.27% 51.17% 42.74%
Number of salaries quoted 82 120 99
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 September 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 17 (70.83%) Software Engineering
2 12 (50.00%) Degree
3 10 (41.67%) C#
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
3 10 (41.67%) Manufacturing
4 8 (33.33%) TDD
4 8 (33.33%) .NET
4 8 (33.33%) WPF
4 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (33.33%) BDD
5 7 (29.17%) C
6 5 (20.83%) STL
6 5 (20.83%) Python
7 4 (16.67%) UNIX
7 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 4 (16.67%) Device Driver
7 4 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
7 4 (16.67%) Algorithms
7 4 (16.67%) Release Management
8 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 3 (12.50%) Low Latency
8 3 (12.50%) Firmware
8 3 (12.50%) Electronics
8 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 2 (8.33%) GSM
9 2 (8.33%) ISDN
9 2 (8.33%) HTTP
9 2 (8.33%) Windows
9 2 (8.33%) HND

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) GSM
2 2 (8.33%) ISDN
2 2 (8.33%) HTTP
2 2 (8.33%) X.25
2 2 (8.33%) Frame Relay
3 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) Fiddler
General
1 10 (41.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.50%) Electronics
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Software Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) C# Software Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Graduate
4 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Junior
4 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Graduate Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) DSP Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
1 8 (33.33%) WPF
2 5 (20.83%) STL
3 2 (8.33%) Cocoa
4 1 (4.17%) Qt
4 1 (4.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Device Driver
1 4 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) DTV
3 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (8.33%) PKI
3 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.33%) Physics
4 1 (4.17%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) UNIX
2 4 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.33%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (8.33%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Software Engineering
2 8 (33.33%) TDD
2 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (33.33%) BDD
3 4 (16.67%) Release Management
4 3 (12.50%) Low Latency
5 2 (8.33%) Android Development
5 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
5 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.33%) SDLC
5 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.33%) Product Management
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) UML
6 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) C#
2 7 (29.17%) C
3 5 (20.83%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.33%) MATLAB
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded C
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded C++
5 2 (8.33%) Assembly Language
6 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) HND
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) SAP
1 2 (8.33%) Perforce
1 2 (8.33%) Wind River
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