The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 14 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 67 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 14.73% 5.84% 6.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.19% 8.45% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 66 18 17
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -19.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £31,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £43,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
Suffolk

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

Programming Languages Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
302 213 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 66.37% 69.16% 64.66%
Number of salaries quoted 274 176 153
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

C++
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

C++ Salary Trend in Ipswich

C++
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Ipswich

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 70 (72.92%) C#
1 70 (72.92%) Java
2 69 (71.88%) Android
3 66 (68.75%) Objective-C
4 63 (65.63%) C
5 58 (60.42%) Apple iOS
6 56 (58.33%) HTML
7 53 (55.21%) Software Engineering
8 37 (38.54%) Computer Science
9 36 (37.50%) .NET
10 35 (36.46%) PHP
10 35 (36.46%) MySQL
11 32 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
12 31 (32.29%) Big Data
12 31 (32.29%) Mobile Development
12 31 (32.29%) Reverse Engineering
13 30 (31.25%) Cybercrime
14 29 (30.21%) Firmware
15 28 (29.17%) Web Services
15 28 (29.17%) Linux
16 27 (28.13%) Telecoms
16 27 (28.13%) Mobile App
16 27 (28.13%) Mobile Application Development
17 25 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
18 23 (23.96%) SQL
19 22 (22.92%) TCP/IP
20 21 (21.88%) Multithreading
21 20 (20.83%) Security Cleared
21 20 (20.83%) Hadoop
21 20 (20.83%) Apache Hive

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 20 (20.83%) Apache Pig
2 11 (11.46%) WebLogic
3 8 (8.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Mathematica
2 2 (2.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.92%) TCP/IP
2 20 (20.83%) Firewall
3 2 (2.08%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (36.46%) MySQL
2 31 (32.29%) Big Data
3 20 (20.83%) Apache Hive
3 20 (20.83%) Hadoop
4 7 (7.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
General
1 27 (28.13%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 46 (47.92%) Developer
2 43 (44.79%) Software Engineer
3 35 (36.46%) Graduate
4 27 (28.13%) Graduate Developer
5 19 (19.79%) Applications Developer
5 19 (19.79%) Applications Engineer
5 19 (19.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 19 (19.79%) Graduate Applications Developer
5 19 (19.79%) Graduate Applications Engineer
5 19 (19.79%) Graduate Software Developer
5 19 (19.79%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 19 (19.79%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 19 (19.79%) Software Developer
6 15 (15.63%) C++ Developer
7 14 (14.58%) Consultant
8 11 (11.46%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
8 11 (11.46%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
8 11 (11.46%) Technical Consultant
9 10 (10.42%) Lead Software Engineer
10 8 (8.33%) Graduate Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (58.33%) HTML
2 36 (37.50%) .NET
3 28 (29.17%) Web Services
4 20 (20.83%) Java EE
4 20 (20.83%) STL
5 18 (18.75%) CSS
6 11 (11.46%) EJB
6 11 (11.46%) Hibernate
6 11 (11.46%) J2EE
6 11 (11.46%) Spring
6 11 (11.46%) XML
7 7 (7.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 7 (7.29%) CSS3
7 7 (7.29%) HTML5
7 7 (7.29%) jQuery
8 6 (6.25%) Qt
9 5 (5.21%) OpenCL
9 5 (5.21%) OpenGL
9 5 (5.21%) QML
10 1 (1.04%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 37 (38.54%) Computer Science
2 30 (31.25%) Cybercrime
3 27 (28.13%) Mobile App
4 19 (19.79%) Visualisation
5 11 (11.46%) iPhone
6 7 (7.29%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (5.21%) CUDA
8 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.08%) BBC
8 2 (2.08%) Cryptography
8 2 (2.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.04%) Physics
9 1 (1.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 69 (71.88%) Android
2 58 (60.42%) Apple iOS
3 28 (29.17%) Linux
4 19 (19.79%) Windows
5 11 (11.46%) Windows Phone
6 7 (7.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (55.21%) Software Engineering
2 32 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 31 (32.29%) Mobile Development
3 31 (32.29%) Reverse Engineering
4 27 (28.13%) Mobile Application Development
5 25 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (21.88%) Multithreading
7 20 (20.83%) Ethical Hacking
7 20 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (14.58%) iOS Development
9 13 (13.54%) Android Development
9 13 (13.54%) Coaching
10 12 (12.50%) Mentoring
11 11 (11.46%) Automated Testing
11 11 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (11.46%) Integration Testing
11 11 (11.46%) Network Design
11 11 (11.46%) Web Development
12 9 (9.38%) Data Management
13 7 (7.29%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 70 (72.92%) C#
1 70 (72.92%) Java
2 66 (68.75%) Objective-C
3 63 (65.63%) C
4 35 (36.46%) PHP
5 23 (23.96%) SQL
6 19 (19.79%) JavaScript
7 18 (18.75%) Python
8 10 (10.42%) Embedded C
8 10 (10.42%) Embedded C++
9 5 (5.21%) GLSL
9 5 (5.21%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.04%) VC++
Qualifications
1 20 (20.83%) CCNA
1 20 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (20.83%) CISSP
1 20 (20.83%) GIAC
1 20 (20.83%) Linux+ Certification
1 20 (20.83%) MCSE
1 20 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (20.83%) SANS
1 20 (20.83%) Security Cleared
1 20 (20.83%) SSCP
2 15 (15.63%) DV Cleared
3 11 (11.46%) Degree
3 11 (11.46%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.21%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (30.21%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (4.17%) Atmel
2 3 (3.13%) Google
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (1.04%) Cisco
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft
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