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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 43 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 7 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.79% 3.34% 2.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.32% 6.13% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 11
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
162 212 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 41.54% 54.50% 45.20%
Number of salaries quoted 109 187 183
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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++
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Luton region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Luton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) Information Management
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (10.00%) Qt
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Head of Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) Java EE
2 1 (10.00%) Qt
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Testing
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Retek
2 1 (10.00%) TIBCO
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