The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 36 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.88% 0.98% 1.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.53% 3.09% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +31.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £16,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £76,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
79 97 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 34.96% 31.80% 58.49%
Number of salaries quoted 76 71 175
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

C++
Salary Trend in Luton

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

C++ Salary Trend in Luton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) DO-178B
3 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) VectorCAST
3 1 (25.00%) Ada
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) VxWorks
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) HND
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Validation

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (25.00%) VectorCAST
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mid-Level C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Ada
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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