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 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 34 10 21
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 43 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.83% 12.87% 8.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 29.25% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 42 38
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
105 147 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.46% 44.01% 38.77%
Number of salaries quoted 56 127 143
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in 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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 11 (73.33%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) Node.js
3 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (33.33%) CSS3
4 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) Web Services
4 5 (33.33%) XML
4 5 (33.33%) Python
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) JSON
5 4 (26.67%) Maven
5 4 (26.67%) Ajax
5 4 (26.67%) Subversion
5 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 4 (26.67%) C
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) Dojo
5 4 (26.67%) Selenium
5 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
5 4 (26.67%) Firebug
5 4 (26.67%) RESTful
5 4 (26.67%) Open Source
5 4 (26.67%) Jtest
5 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (26.67%) Hudson

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (13.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
1 4 (26.67%) Maven
1 4 (26.67%) Selenium
1 4 (26.67%) Firebug
1 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
1 4 (26.67%) Jtest
1 4 (26.67%) Hudson
2 2 (13.33%) LabVIEW
2 2 (13.33%) Bugzilla
2 2 (13.33%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (6.67%) Gradle
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
1 1 (6.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Web Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Data Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) JDE Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) CSS
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
1 5 (33.33%) XML
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
1 5 (33.33%) HTML5
1 5 (33.33%) CSS3
2 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (26.67%) REST
2 4 (26.67%) RESTful
2 4 (26.67%) JSON
2 4 (26.67%) Dojo
2 4 (26.67%) Ajax
3 2 (13.33%) OpenMP
4 1 (6.67%) WebGL
4 1 (6.67%) WCF
4 1 (6.67%) WPF
4 1 (6.67%) Java SE
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) MFC
4 1 (6.67%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
3 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (13.33%) Applied Mathematics
4 2 (13.33%) Verilog
4 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (13.33%) Statistics
4 2 (13.33%) SystemC
5 1 (6.67%) IPTV
5 1 (6.67%) Physics
5 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (6.67%) DTV
5 1 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Open Source
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (13.33%) Machine Learning
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Operations Research
3 2 (13.33%) Logistic Regression
3 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Memory Management
3 2 (13.33%) Signal Processing
3 2 (13.33%) Linear Regression
3 2 (13.33%) Database Theory
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database Theory
4 1 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) Python
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) C
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) Fortran
5 2 (13.33%) Assembly Language
5 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.67%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
6 1 (6.67%) ActionScript
6 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe
2 2 (13.33%) JD Edwards
2 2 (13.33%) Renesas