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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 42 33 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 0.81% 1.64% 14.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.25% 2.78% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 21
Average salary £44,750 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.06% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,550 £30,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,950 £32,700 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
160 72 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 64.78% 59.02% 75.35%
Number of salaries quoted 149 68 99
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,200 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 20 August 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) C
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (37.50%) Image Processing
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Signal Processing
5 3 (37.50%) Games
5 3 (37.50%) Electronics
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) Video Processing
6 2 (25.00%) Video Content Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) Android
7 1 (12.50%) CppUnit
7 1 (12.50%) SIGTRAN
7 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (12.50%) tcpdump
7 1 (12.50%) snoop
7 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
7 1 (12.50%) Android Development
7 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
7 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
7 1 (12.50%) Perl
7 1 (12.50%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) CDMA
1 1 (12.50%) GSM
1 1 (12.50%) 3GPP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) SS7
1 1 (12.50%) SCCP
1 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
1 1 (12.50%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (12.50%) tcpdump
1 1 (12.50%) snoop
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
1 1 (12.50%) CppUnit
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) Games
2 3 (37.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Real Time Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Real Time Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Graduate C++ Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Graduate
3 2 (25.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Firmware
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Image Processing
2 3 (37.50%) Signal Processing
3 2 (25.00%) Video Processing
3 2 (25.00%) Video Content Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Google