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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 38 15 38
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +23
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.54% 9.96% 5.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.17% 20.91% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 17
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £44,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
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
126 110 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 48.46% 47.62% 59.42%
Number of salaries quoted 116 108 179
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,500
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 19 September 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 12 (75.00%) C
4 11 (68.75%) Embedded C
5 10 (62.50%) UML
6 9 (56.25%) Electronics
7 7 (43.75%) Ethernet
7 7 (43.75%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (43.75%) Degree
8 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
8 6 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
9 5 (31.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 4 (25.00%) QNX
10 4 (25.00%) Embedded C++
11 3 (18.75%) Firmware
11 3 (18.75%) Altera
11 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
11 3 (18.75%) Embedded Software Development
12 2 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
12 2 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
12 2 (12.50%) C++/CLI
12 2 (12.50%) VxWorks
12 2 (12.50%) OO
12 2 (12.50%) .NET
12 2 (12.50%) MFC
12 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
12 2 (12.50%) Device Driver
13 1 (6.25%) Subversion
13 1 (6.25%) Fedora

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (6.25%) Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) Frame Relay
2 1 (6.25%) VLAN
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) IPv6
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
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 9 (56.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Software Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) MFC
2 1 (6.25%) WDF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (31.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (18.75%) Firmware
4 2 (12.50%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (12.50%) VxWorks
4 1 (6.25%) pSOS
4 1 (6.25%) Fedora
4 1 (6.25%) uClinux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
2 10 (62.50%) UML
3 3 (18.75%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.25%) Video Processing
5 1 (6.25%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C
2 11 (68.75%) Embedded C
3 4 (25.00%) Embedded C++
4 2 (12.50%) C++/CLI
5 1 (6.25%) VB
5 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
5 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) QNX
2 3 (18.75%) Altera
3 1 (6.25%) Wind River
3 1 (6.25%) Intel
3 1 (6.25%) Borland
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
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