The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 27 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 13 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.44% 3.76% 4.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.40% 9.49% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 12
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
114 158 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.91% 39.60% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 89 139 130
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

C++
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

C++ Salary Trend in Middlesex

C++
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Middlesex

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 35 (71.43%) Degree
2 33 (67.35%) Software Engineering
3 31 (63.27%) Computer Science
4 27 (55.10%) Embedded Software Development
5 25 (51.02%) Electronics
6 20 (40.82%) Mathematics
7 19 (38.78%) C
8 16 (32.65%) HTML
8 16 (32.65%) Java
8 16 (32.65%) CSS
9 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
9 15 (30.61%) OO
9 15 (30.61%) Physics
9 15 (30.61%) HTML5
9 15 (30.61%) Security Cleared
10 14 (28.57%) OOD
11 13 (26.53%) C#
11 13 (26.53%) Linux
12 11 (22.45%) HTTP
12 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
12 11 (22.45%) Subversion
12 11 (22.45%) Military
13 10 (20.41%) Embedded C
14 9 (18.37%) Configuration Management
14 9 (18.37%) Open Source
14 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (16.33%) Embedded Systems
15 8 (16.33%) Requirements Analysis
15 8 (16.33%) ClearCase
16 7 (14.29%) DTV

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (6.12%) Node.js
2 2 (4.08%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) SPSS
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) HTTP
1 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.29%) DVB
3 2 (4.08%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
1 2 (4.08%) Data Mining
1 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Subversion
2 8 (16.33%) ClearCase
3 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.12%) Maven
4 3 (6.12%) Jtest
4 3 (6.12%) Hudson
4 3 (6.12%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (6.12%) Firebug
4 3 (6.12%) Selenium
5 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.04%) Gradle
6 1 (2.04%) MSI
General
1 25 (51.02%) Electronics
2 11 (22.45%) Military
3 4 (8.16%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (61.22%) Software Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Principal Software Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Data Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Programmer
7 1 (2.04%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) HTML
1 16 (32.65%) CSS
2 15 (30.61%) HTML5
3 6 (12.24%) WebKit
4 5 (10.20%) XML
5 4 (8.16%) CSS3
5 4 (8.16%) OpenCL
5 4 (8.16%) DirectCompute
6 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.12%) Web Services
6 3 (6.12%) JSON
6 3 (6.12%) Ajax
6 3 (6.12%) REST
6 3 (6.12%) Dojo
6 3 (6.12%) RESTful
7 2 (4.08%) .NET
8 1 (2.04%) Swing
8 1 (2.04%) Flash
8 1 (2.04%) AWT
8 1 (2.04%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 31 (63.27%) Computer Science
2 20 (40.82%) Mathematics
3 15 (30.61%) Physics
4 9 (18.37%) Open Source
4 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (16.33%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (14.29%) DTV
7 6 (12.24%) Interactive TV
7 6 (12.24%) Algorithms
8 5 (10.20%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (8.16%) CUDA
9 4 (8.16%) Device Driver
10 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
10 3 (6.12%) IPTV
11 2 (4.08%) Statistics
11 2 (4.08%) Applied Mathematics
12 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
12 1 (2.04%) Handset
12 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) UNIX
2 5 (10.20%) Android
3 4 (8.16%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (6.12%) Windows
5 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (67.35%) Software Engineering
2 27 (55.10%) Embedded Software Development
3 15 (30.61%) OO
4 14 (28.57%) OOD
5 9 (18.37%) Configuration Management
6 8 (16.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (12.24%) UML
8 4 (8.16%) Multithreading
8 4 (8.16%) Software Testing
8 4 (8.16%) Project Planning
8 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.12%) OOP
9 3 (6.12%) Scrum
9 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.08%) Machine Learning
10 2 (4.08%) Statistical Modelling
10 2 (4.08%) Operations Research
10 2 (4.08%) Logistic Regression
10 2 (4.08%) Data Management
10 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) C
2 16 (32.65%) Java
3 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
4 13 (26.53%) C#
5 10 (20.41%) Embedded C
6 6 (12.24%) Embedded C++
7 3 (6.12%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.08%) SQL
8 2 (4.08%) Python
9 1 (2.04%) ActionScript
9 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.04%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 35 (71.43%) Degree
2 15 (30.61%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Perforce
2 3 (6.12%) Cisco
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) NCR
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Salary: £45 - £46 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago