The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 24 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 1.72% 17.00% 11.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.77% 51.52% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 8
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Hounslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 45.69% 33.00% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 42 33 25
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £46,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

C++
Salary Trend in Hounslow

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

C++ Salary Trend in Hounslow

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) UNIX
2 14 (93.33%) Software Engineering
3 13 (86.67%) Validation
3 13 (86.67%) Degree
4 12 (80.00%) ISO 9001
4 12 (80.00%) Computer Science
4 12 (80.00%) iPad
4 12 (80.00%) C
4 12 (80.00%) Java
4 12 (80.00%) OLTP
4 12 (80.00%) Swing
5 9 (60.00%) STL
6 8 (53.33%) RDBMS
6 8 (53.33%) Relational Database
7 7 (46.67%) SQL
8 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
9 3 (20.00%) Python
9 3 (20.00%) Linux
9 3 (20.00%) Perl
10 2 (13.33%) PHP
10 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
10 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (13.33%) SAP
10 2 (13.33%) MySQL
10 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 2 (13.33%) Ruby
10 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
10 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) OLTP
2 8 (53.33%) RDBMS
2 8 (53.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Electronics
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Software Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) Swing
2 9 (60.00%) STL
3 1 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 12 (80.00%) iPad
2 2 (13.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Software Engineering
2 13 (86.67%) Validation
3 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby
5 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) SAP