The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 33 46 32
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 8 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 4.19% 0.79% 1.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.62% 1.28% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 2
Average salary £43,750 £44,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.23% +42.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,550 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,950 £32,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Programming Languages Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
105 156 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 54.97% 61.90% 61.21%
Number of salaries quoted 99 151 66
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,987 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

C++
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

C++ Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

C++
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 12 (80.00%) Degree
2 9 (60.00%) OO
2 9 (60.00%) Automotive
3 7 (46.67%) STL
3 7 (46.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 6 (40.00%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) Refactoring
6 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (26.67%) Social Network
6 4 (26.67%) Open Source
6 4 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (26.67%) Big Data
6 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
6 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
6 4 (26.67%) OOP
6 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) J2SE
6 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
7 3 (20.00%) Python
7 3 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
8 2 (13.33%) Use Case
8 2 (13.33%) CppUnit
8 2 (13.33%) Dialogic
8 2 (13.33%) Eclipse RCP
8 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Google
8 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
8 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) CDMA
1 2 (13.33%) 3GPP
1 2 (13.33%) 3G
1 2 (13.33%) TCAP
1 2 (13.33%) INAP
1 2 (13.33%) 2G
1 2 (13.33%) M3UA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
1 4 (26.67%) Big Data
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (13.33%) CppUnit
1 2 (13.33%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 9 (60.00%) Automotive
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) C++ Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Programmer
5 3 (20.00%) C++ Programmer
6 2 (13.33%) Java Programmer
6 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (13.33%) Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Junior Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) C++/Java Developer
7 1 (6.67%) C++/C# Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Junior Technical Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) STL
1 7 (46.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (26.67%) J2SE
3 2 (13.33%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Social Network
1 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) OOP
3 4 (26.67%) Open Source
4 3 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (13.33%) UML
5 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Use Case
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) C
5 1 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) Lua
5 1 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Google
1 2 (13.33%) Dialogic
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago