The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Loughborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 10 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 5.13% 3.03% 1.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.41% 6.25% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £53,750 £35,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.57% +94.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
Leicestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 69.23% 48.48% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 21
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

C++
Salary Trend in Loughborough

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

C++ Salary Trend in Loughborough

C++
Salary Histogram in Loughborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Loughborough region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Loughborough

C++
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Automotive
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Device Driver
2 3 (75.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (75.00%) Simulink
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) C#

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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 3 (75.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Principal Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Device Driver
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) C#