The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank - 8 -
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties - 10.34% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Home Counties region.

Programming Languages Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 25.81% 31.03% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 12
Median salary £47,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.26% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,250 £75,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

The demand trend of job ads across the Home Counties region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

C++
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Home Counties region.

C++ Salary Trend in the Home Counties

C++
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Home Counties region with a requirement for C++.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App

C++
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DSP Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Junior
1 2 (100.00%) Junior Embedded Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Mac Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Real Time Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware