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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 5 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 9 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 23.08% 9.30% 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 69.23% 17.39% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 3
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +84.21%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
13 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 33.33% 53.49% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 16
Average salary £50,000 £32,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% +28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Loughborough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (90.91%) C
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 9 (81.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (81.82%) Python
2 9 (81.82%) Video Processing
3 8 (72.73%) Synopsys
3 8 (72.73%) Signal Processing
3 8 (72.73%) Tcl
3 8 (72.73%) Perl
3 8 (72.73%) VHDL
3 8 (72.73%) Verilog
4 7 (63.64%) Algorithms
5 3 (27.27%) Cadence
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Android
6 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) HTML5
7 1 (9.09%) Qt
7 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
7 1 (9.09%) Game Development
7 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (9.09%) Electronics
7 1 (9.09%) Automotive
7 1 (9.09%) LabVIEW
7 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
7 1 (9.09%) Games
7 1 (9.09%) Firmware

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (9.09%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Automotive
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Hardware Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Verification Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Hardware Verification Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Hardware Verification Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) Flash
2 1 (9.09%) OpenGL
2 1 (9.09%) DirectX
2 1 (9.09%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (72.73%) VHDL
2 8 (72.73%) Verilog
3 7 (63.64%) Algorithms
4 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
4 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (9.09%) Physics
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Video Processing
2 8 (72.73%) Signal Processing
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Image Processing
4 1 (9.09%) Game Development
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C
2 9 (81.82%) Python
3 8 (72.73%) Tcl
3 8 (72.73%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Synopsys
2 3 (27.27%) Cadence