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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 40 45 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 14 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.65% 3.31% 1.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.33% 7.32% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 5
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +83.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
191 205 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 49.74% 45.25% 37.03%
Number of salaries quoted 159 176 111
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Luton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 16 (88.89%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) Degree
3 11 (61.11%) Mathematics
3 11 (61.11%) Computer Science
3 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
5 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (16.67%) Java EE
5 3 (16.67%) J2EE
6 2 (11.11%) Linux
6 2 (11.11%) UML
6 2 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (5.56%) QA
7 1 (5.56%) Test Management
7 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
7 1 (5.56%) Qt
7 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
7 1 (5.56%) Information Management
7 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
7 1 (5.56%) SOA
7 1 (5.56%) Eclipse

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Head of Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) AWS Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) J2EE
1 3 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (5.56%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Mathematics
1 11 (61.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Scrum
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
2 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (5.56%) SOA
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.56%) Information Management
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) Test Management
4 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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