The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the High Wycombe region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 34 33 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 12 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.58% 1.40% 5.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.60% 3.33% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 14
Average salary £35,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
125 90 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 47.71% 42.06% 48.04%
Number of salaries quoted 116 90 127
Average salary £40,000 £39,246 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% +20.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
Buckinghamshire

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 10 July 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
3 11 (68.75%) UML
4 10 (62.50%) C
4 10 (62.50%) Electronics
5 9 (56.25%) Embedded C
6 7 (43.75%) Ethernet
6 7 (43.75%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (43.75%) Degree
7 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
7 6 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (31.25%) QNX
9 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 4 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
10 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
10 3 (18.75%) Altera
10 3 (18.75%) Firmware
10 3 (18.75%) Embedded C++
10 3 (18.75%) OO
11 2 (12.50%) .NET
11 2 (12.50%) MFC
11 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
11 2 (12.50%) IPv6
11 2 (12.50%) Project Management
11 2 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
11 2 (12.50%) C++/CLI
12 1 (6.25%) VLAN
12 1 (6.25%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Ethernet
1 7 (43.75%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (12.50%) IPv6
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (6.25%) IPv4
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 2 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 10 (62.50%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) MFC
2 1 (6.25%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (18.75%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (6.25%) uClinux
3 1 (6.25%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) UML
3 4 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C
2 9 (56.25%) Embedded C
3 3 (18.75%) Embedded C++
4 2 (12.50%) C++/CLI
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VB
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) QNX
2 3 (18.75%) Altera
3 1 (6.25%) Borland