The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 21 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 19 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 11.66% 17.26% 31.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.88% 28.43% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 32
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £51,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++
West Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
91 102 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 55.83% 60.71% 69.52%
Number of salaries quoted 86 102 70
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Horsham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

C++
Salary Trend in Horsham

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

C++ Salary Trend in Horsham

C++
Salary Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Horsham

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 53 (88.33%) Software Engineering
2 47 (78.33%) Computer Science
3 40 (66.67%) Degree
4 34 (56.67%) UML
5 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (51.67%) Games
7 27 (45.00%) OO
8 26 (43.33%) Visual Studio
9 25 (41.67%) JavaScript
10 24 (40.00%) Java
10 24 (40.00%) Windows
11 23 (38.33%) MFC
12 22 (36.67%) OOD
12 22 (36.67%) Unit Testing
13 21 (35.00%) Ajax
14 19 (31.67%) Web Development
15 18 (30.00%) jQuery
15 18 (30.00%) Visualisation
16 17 (28.33%) Multithreading
17 14 (23.33%) OpenGL
17 14 (23.33%) Apache
17 14 (23.33%) Tomcat
18 13 (21.67%) XML
18 13 (21.67%) Mathematics
19 12 (20.00%) IIS
20 10 (16.67%) STL
20 10 (16.67%) PhD
20 10 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 9 (15.00%) Web Services
21 9 (15.00%) Finance

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 14 (23.33%) Apache
1 14 (23.33%) Tomcat
2 12 (20.00%) IIS
3 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.33%) GlassFish
4 2 (3.33%) JBoss
4 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (43.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.67%) GCC
3 2 (3.33%) JUnit
3 2 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.33%) NetBeans
3 2 (3.33%) Subversion
3 2 (3.33%) Maven
3 2 (3.33%) StarTeam
3 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (51.67%) Games
2 9 (15.00%) Finance
3 4 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (50.00%) Developer
2 22 (36.67%) Software Engineer
3 18 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 18 (30.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 17 (28.33%) C++ Software Developer
4 17 (28.33%) C++ Developer
5 12 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (18.33%) Web Developer
7 8 (13.33%) Graduate
7 8 (13.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Firmware Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Graphics Programmer
8 4 (6.67%) Software Programmer
8 4 (6.67%) GUI Developer
8 4 (6.67%) C++ Programmer
8 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.67%) Programmer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Software Project Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.33%) MFC
2 21 (35.00%) Ajax
3 18 (30.00%) jQuery
4 14 (23.33%) OpenGL
5 13 (21.67%) XML
6 10 (16.67%) STL
6 10 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 9 (15.00%) Web Services
8 7 (11.67%) HTML
8 7 (11.67%) CSS
9 4 (6.67%) DirectX
9 4 (6.67%) Dojo
9 4 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 3 (5.00%) J2EE
11 2 (3.33%) JSON
11 2 (3.33%) Spring
11 2 (3.33%) J2SE
11 2 (3.33%) JMS
11 2 (3.33%) JDBC
11 2 (3.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 47 (78.33%) Computer Science
2 18 (30.00%) Visualisation
3 13 (21.67%) Mathematics
4 4 (6.67%) Physics
4 4 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (3.33%) Clustering
5 2 (3.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (88.33%) Software Engineering
2 34 (56.67%) UML
3 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (45.00%) OO
5 22 (36.67%) OOD
5 22 (36.67%) Unit Testing
6 19 (31.67%) Web Development
7 17 (28.33%) Multithreading
8 4 (6.67%) 3D Programming
8 4 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.67%) Concurrent Programming
8 4 (6.67%) Project Management
8 4 (6.67%) OOP
8 4 (6.67%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.33%) AOP
9 2 (3.33%) SDLC
9 2 (3.33%) Functional Testing
9 2 (3.33%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 24 (40.00%) Java
3 5 (8.33%) C#
4 4 (6.67%) C
4 4 (6.67%) HLSL
5 2 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (66.67%) Degree
2 10 (16.67%) PhD
3 4 (6.67%) APMP
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.33%) OCPJP
4 2 (3.33%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.33%) Sun