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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 21 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 19 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 6.19% 7.41% 12.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.10% 13.25% 19.77%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 34
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £37,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
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
105 151 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 34.20% 55.93% 64.91%
Number of salaries quoted 92 124 168
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 December 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
2 14 (60.87%) C
3 10 (43.48%) Degree
4 9 (39.13%) WPF
4 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (39.13%) TDD
4 9 (39.13%) BDD
4 9 (39.13%) C#
4 9 (39.13%) .NET
4 9 (39.13%) Manufacturing
5 8 (34.78%) Linux
6 6 (26.09%) Device Driver
6 6 (26.09%) SolidWorks
6 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) Wind River
7 5 (21.74%) Fedora
7 5 (21.74%) Assembly Language
7 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
8 4 (17.39%) UML
8 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
8 4 (17.39%) Perforce
8 4 (17.39%) Frame Relay
8 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
8 4 (17.39%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (17.39%) Subversion
8 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
9 3 (13.04%) GCC
9 3 (13.04%) X.25
9 3 (13.04%) Embedded C

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
1 4 (17.39%) Frame Relay
2 3 (13.04%) X.25
3 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Subversion
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) GCC
General
1 9 (39.13%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) C# Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Hardware Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Development Support Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Hardware Support Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Development Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Design Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
1 9 (39.13%) WPF
2 1 (4.35%) WDF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Fedora
3 4 (17.39%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.35%) VxWorks
4 1 (4.35%) pSOS
4 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
2 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (39.13%) TDD
2 9 (39.13%) BDD
3 4 (17.39%) UML
3 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.35%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) C
2 9 (39.13%) C#
3 5 (21.74%) Assembly Language
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) SolidWorks
2 5 (21.74%) Wind River
2 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
3 4 (17.39%) Perforce
4 1 (4.35%) Intel