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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 11 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 40 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 11.73% 3.85% 4.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.81% 9.35% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 33 13 18
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
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
155 139 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 45.45% 41.12% 41.02%
Number of salaries quoted 99 96 162
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 £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Middlesex

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 63 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 61 (75.31%) Software Engineering
3 54 (66.67%) Military
4 47 (58.02%) OO
5 43 (53.09%) Degree
6 40 (49.38%) OOD
7 39 (48.15%) TCP/IP
8 35 (43.21%) C
9 33 (40.74%) Java
9 33 (40.74%) HTTP
10 29 (35.80%) Rational Rhapsody
11 27 (33.33%) Subversion
12 25 (30.86%) Electronics
12 25 (30.86%) Linux
12 25 (30.86%) Computer Science
13 23 (28.40%) Configuration Management
14 22 (27.16%) UML
14 22 (27.16%) ClearCase
14 22 (27.16%) C#
14 22 (27.16%) Requirements Analysis
14 22 (27.16%) Embedded Software Development
15 21 (25.93%) Multithreading
16 20 (24.69%) Embedded Systems
16 20 (24.69%) OOP
17 17 (20.99%) Aerospace
18 16 (19.75%) MATLAB
19 12 (14.81%) .NET
19 12 (14.81%) MySQL
19 12 (14.81%) Signal Processing
20 11 (13.58%) Windows

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Simulink
2 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 39 (48.15%) TCP/IP
2 33 (40.74%) HTTP
3 2 (2.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) MySQL
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.47%) QlikView
4 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.47%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.47%) HBase
4 2 (2.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (35.80%) Rational Rhapsody
2 27 (33.33%) Subversion
3 22 (27.16%) ClearCase
4 10 (12.35%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
General
1 54 (66.67%) Military
2 25 (30.86%) Electronics
3 17 (20.99%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 53 (65.43%) Software Engineer
2 17 (20.99%) Principal Software Engineer
2 17 (20.99%) Principal Engineer
3 13 (16.05%) Senior Software Engineer
4 11 (13.58%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (11.11%) Developer
6 7 (8.64%) C++ Developer
7 5 (6.17%) DBA
8 3 (3.70%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Systems Test Engineer
9 2 (2.47%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (2.47%) Android Developer
9 2 (2.47%) Big Data Architect
9 2 (2.47%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (2.47%) Architect
9 2 (2.47%) Data Architect
10 1 (1.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 1 (1.23%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.81%) .NET
2 9 (11.11%) Threading Building Blocks
2 9 (11.11%) STL
3 5 (6.17%) HTML
4 3 (3.70%) Web Services
4 3 (3.70%) XML
4 3 (3.70%) XSLT
4 3 (3.70%) WSDL
4 3 (3.70%) SOAP
5 2 (2.47%) Android SDK
5 2 (2.47%) Ajax
5 2 (2.47%) JSSE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.86%) Computer Science
2 20 (24.69%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (9.88%) Physics
4 5 (6.17%) Replication
4 5 (6.17%) Clustering
5 3 (3.70%) Open Source
6 2 (2.47%) Handset
6 2 (2.47%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.23%) CESG
7 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.86%) Linux
2 11 (13.58%) Windows
3 8 (9.88%) UNIX
4 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (75.31%) Software Engineering
2 47 (58.02%) OO
3 40 (49.38%) OOD
4 23 (28.40%) Configuration Management
5 22 (27.16%) UML
5 22 (27.16%) Requirements Analysis
5 22 (27.16%) Embedded Software Development
6 21 (25.93%) Multithreading
7 20 (24.69%) OOP
8 12 (14.81%) Signal Processing
9 9 (11.11%) Requirements Management
10 8 (9.88%) V-Model
11 5 (6.17%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (2.47%) MapReduce
12 2 (2.47%) Android Development
12 2 (2.47%) Zachman Framework
12 2 (2.47%) TOGAF
12 2 (2.47%) Information Management
12 2 (2.47%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 35 (43.21%) C
2 33 (40.74%) Java
3 22 (27.16%) C#
4 16 (19.75%) MATLAB
5 10 (12.35%) Embedded C
6 8 (9.88%) SQL
7 5 (6.17%) VB
8 4 (4.94%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.70%) Perl
9 3 (3.70%) Python
10 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.23%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 63 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 43 (53.09%) Degree
3 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (8.64%) Oracle
2 5 (6.17%) NetApp
3 2 (2.47%) SAP
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