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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 28 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 16 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 7.44% 2.82% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.74% 5.15% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 2
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,500 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
149 136 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 69.30% 54.84% 67.11%
Number of salaries quoted 141 124 94
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £30,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 18 (75.00%) Degree
2 13 (54.17%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) C
2 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
3 11 (45.83%) Computer Science
3 11 (45.83%) Windows
4 10 (41.67%) Automotive
5 9 (37.50%) Algorithms
6 8 (33.33%) OO
7 7 (29.17%) Linux
7 7 (29.17%) UML
8 6 (25.00%) OOP
8 6 (25.00%) J2SE
8 6 (25.00%) Big Data
8 6 (25.00%) Social Network
8 6 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (25.00%) Open Source
9 5 (20.83%) Use Case
9 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
9 5 (20.83%) Eclipse RCP
9 5 (20.83%) Static Code Analysis
9 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (20.83%) Eclipse
10 4 (16.67%) PhD
10 4 (16.67%) Content Analysis
10 4 (16.67%) Video Content Analysis
10 4 (16.67%) Image Processing
11 3 (12.50%) Pattern Recognition
11 3 (12.50%) Embedded C
11 3 (12.50%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 6 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Eclipse RCP
1 5 (20.83%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (41.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.83%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Java Programmer
3 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Programmer
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Junior
4 4 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Real Time Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Real Time Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Graduate
6 2 (8.33%) Junior Technical Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) J2SE
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Computer Science
2 9 (37.50%) Algorithms
3 6 (25.00%) Social Network
3 6 (25.00%) Open Source
4 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (8.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
2 8 (33.33%) OO
3 7 (29.17%) UML
4 6 (25.00%) OOP
5 5 (20.83%) Use Case
5 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Static Code Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) Content Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) Video Content Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) Image Processing
7 3 (12.50%) Pattern Recognition
8 2 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (4.17%) Web Development
9 1 (4.17%) Video Processing
9 1 (4.17%) Video Analytics
9 1 (4.17%) Analytics
9 1 (4.17%) Service Management
9 1 (4.17%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) Java
1 13 (54.17%) C
2 3 (12.50%) Embedded C
2 3 (12.50%) Python
2 3 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
3 2 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) PhD