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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 34 24 45
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Permanent jobs citing C++ 14 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.75% 9.16% 2.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.80% 14.53% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 8
Average salary £37,500 £48,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +47.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £35,300 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £50,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
206 172 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 69.83% 63.00% 72.38%
Number of salaries quoted 167 157 213
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 January 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Ipswich

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) Java
3 11 (37.93%) Degree
3 11 (37.93%) HTML
3 11 (37.93%) Visualisation
4 10 (34.48%) Linux
4 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
5 8 (27.59%) Data Management
5 8 (27.59%) C
5 8 (27.59%) CSS
5 8 (27.59%) Cyber Security
5 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (24.14%) OpenGL
6 7 (24.14%) jQuery
6 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
7 6 (20.69%) CSS3
7 6 (20.69%) Qt
7 6 (20.69%) HTML5
8 5 (17.24%) CUDA
8 5 (17.24%) 3D Modelling
8 5 (17.24%) QML
8 5 (17.24%) R
8 5 (17.24%) GLSL
8 5 (17.24%) OpenCL
8 5 (17.24%) Mathematica
8 5 (17.24%) MATLAB
8 5 (17.24%) OO
8 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
9 4 (13.79%) PHP
9 4 (13.79%) C#

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) VoIP
1 2 (6.90%) DVB
1 2 (6.90%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (6.90%) Big Data
General
1 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) C++ Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Software Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Java Developer
4 6 (20.69%) C++/Java Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Graduate
7 2 (6.90%) Embedded Software Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Java Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Firmware Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Firmware Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (3.45%) C Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Administrator
8 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) HTML
2 8 (27.59%) CSS
3 7 (24.14%) OpenGL
3 7 (24.14%) jQuery
4 6 (20.69%) CSS3
4 6 (20.69%) Qt
4 6 (20.69%) HTML5
5 5 (17.24%) QML
5 5 (17.24%) OpenCL
6 3 (10.34%) Web Services
7 2 (6.90%) XML
7 2 (6.90%) SOAP
7 2 (6.90%) Flash
7 2 (6.90%) REST
8 1 (3.45%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Visualisation
2 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (17.24%) CUDA
4 4 (13.79%) Statistics
5 3 (10.34%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
5 3 (10.34%) BBC
6 2 (6.90%) MPEG
6 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
6 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
7 1 (3.45%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
3 8 (27.59%) Data Management
3 8 (27.59%) Cyber Security
4 5 (17.24%) 3D Modelling
4 5 (17.24%) OO
5 4 (13.79%) OOP
5 4 (13.79%) Analytics
6 3 (10.34%) Signal Processing
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) CRM
7 2 (6.90%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
7 2 (6.90%) Information Assurance
7 2 (6.90%) Network Management
7 2 (6.90%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.90%) Coaching
8 1 (3.45%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) C
3 5 (17.24%) R
3 5 (17.24%) GLSL
3 5 (17.24%) MATLAB
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) PHP
4 4 (13.79%) C#
4 4 (13.79%) VC++
4 4 (13.79%) Ruby
5 2 (6.90%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) ActionScript
5 2 (6.90%) Python
5 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) HND
2 2 (6.90%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Google
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