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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 37 13 27
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.52% 10.21% 8.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.03% 20.17% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 24
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
132 119 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 50.00% 50.64% 63.84%
Number of salaries quoted 119 115 188
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 2 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) C
3 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
4 11 (68.75%) Embedded C
5 9 (56.25%) UML
5 9 (56.25%) Electronics
6 7 (43.75%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (43.75%) Ethernet
6 7 (43.75%) Embedded Linux
6 7 (43.75%) Degree
7 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
8 5 (31.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
9 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (25.00%) Device Driver
9 4 (25.00%) Embedded C++
10 3 (18.75%) Assembly Language
10 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
10 3 (18.75%) Firmware
10 3 (18.75%) Fedora
10 3 (18.75%) Wind River
10 3 (18.75%) Altera
11 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
11 2 (12.50%) Frame Relay
11 2 (12.50%) Subversion
11 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
11 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
11 2 (12.50%) Perforce
11 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
11 2 (12.50%) QNX

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 (43.75%) Ethernet
1 7 (43.75%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) Frame Relay
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) IPv6
3 1 (6.25%) X.25
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) GCC
General
1 9 (56.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) WDF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (31.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (25.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Fedora
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) VxWorks
4 1 (6.25%) pSOS
4 1 (6.25%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
2 9 (56.25%) UML
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.25%) Video Processing
4 1 (6.25%) Signal Processing
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C
2 11 (68.75%) Embedded C
3 4 (25.00%) Embedded C++
4 3 (18.75%) Assembly Language
5 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
5 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
1 3 (18.75%) Wind River
1 3 (18.75%) Altera
2 2 (12.50%) QNX
2 2 (12.50%) Perforce
3 1 (6.25%) Intel
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago