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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 8 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 10.53% 8.11% 13.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 11.54% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Average salary £35,000 £19,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.21% -52.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
22 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 57.89% 70.27% 44.74%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 17
Average salary £30,500 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.01% -28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £18,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 23 September 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Loughborough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) Memory Management
3 2 (33.33%) MFC
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) NUnit
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 2 (33.33%) Perforce
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
4 1 (16.67%) DirectX
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Delphi
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) NUnit
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) C++ Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) MFC
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
2 1 (16.67%) DirectX
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Direct3D
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (50.00%) Memory Management
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Delphi
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Perforce