The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 12 26 35
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 37 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 10.98% 6.53% 4.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.50% 15.42% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 30 30 17
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
151 201 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 44.81% 42.32% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 107 119 156
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
South East

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 22 July 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Middlesex

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 56 (74.67%) Security Cleared
2 53 (70.67%) Software Engineering
3 51 (68.00%) Military
4 43 (57.33%) OO
5 36 (48.00%) OOD
5 36 (48.00%) TCP/IP
6 35 (46.67%) Java
6 35 (46.67%) Degree
7 29 (38.67%) C
7 29 (38.67%) Rational Rhapsody
8 27 (36.00%) HTTP
9 24 (32.00%) Subversion
10 21 (28.00%) UML
10 21 (28.00%) Computer Science
10 21 (28.00%) Multithreading
11 20 (26.67%) Linux
11 20 (26.67%) OOP
11 20 (26.67%) Electronics
12 19 (25.33%) C#
12 19 (25.33%) ClearCase
12 19 (25.33%) Configuration Management
12 19 (25.33%) Requirements Analysis
12 19 (25.33%) Embedded Software Development
13 18 (24.00%) Embedded Systems
14 13 (17.33%) STL
14 13 (17.33%) Aerospace
14 13 (17.33%) Threading Building Blocks
15 12 (16.00%) MySQL
15 12 (16.00%) MATLAB
15 12 (16.00%) Signal Processing

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (10.67%) Simulink
2 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 36 (48.00%) TCP/IP
2 27 (36.00%) HTTP
3 4 (5.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) MySQL
2 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.67%) QlikView
4 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.67%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.67%) HBase
4 2 (2.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (38.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 24 (32.00%) Subversion
3 19 (25.33%) ClearCase
4 10 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 51 (68.00%) Military
2 20 (26.67%) Electronics
3 13 (17.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 45 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 17 (22.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 11 (14.67%) Developer
3 11 (14.67%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) Principal Software Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) Principal Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) C++ Developer
6 5 (6.67%) DBA
7 4 (5.33%) Android Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Systems Test Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Test Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Architect
9 2 (2.67%) Data Architect
9 2 (2.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Big Data Architect
9 2 (2.67%) C++ Software Engineer
10 1 (1.33%) Security Engineer
10 1 (1.33%) Java Developer
10 1 (1.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.33%) STL
1 13 (17.33%) Threading Building Blocks
2 10 (13.33%) .NET
3 5 (6.67%) HTML
4 4 (5.33%) Ajax
4 4 (5.33%) JSSE
5 3 (4.00%) SOAP
5 3 (4.00%) Web Services
5 3 (4.00%) XML
5 3 (4.00%) XSLT
5 3 (4.00%) WSDL
5 3 (4.00%) Android SDK
6 2 (2.67%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 18 (24.00%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (10.67%) Physics
4 5 (6.67%) Replication
4 5 (6.67%) Clustering
5 3 (4.00%) Open Source
6 2 (2.67%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.33%) Handset
7 1 (1.33%) CESG
7 1 (1.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.67%) Linux
2 9 (12.00%) Windows
3 8 (10.67%) UNIX
4 4 (5.33%) Android
4 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (70.67%) Software Engineering
2 43 (57.33%) OO
3 36 (48.00%) OOD
4 21 (28.00%) UML
4 21 (28.00%) Multithreading
5 20 (26.67%) OOP
6 19 (25.33%) Configuration Management
6 19 (25.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 19 (25.33%) Embedded Software Development
7 12 (16.00%) Signal Processing
8 9 (12.00%) Requirements Management
9 8 (10.67%) V-Model
10 5 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (5.33%) Android Development
12 2 (2.67%) Zachman Framework
12 2 (2.67%) TOGAF
12 2 (2.67%) Information Management
12 2 (2.67%) ETL
13 1 (1.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.67%) Java
2 29 (38.67%) C
3 19 (25.33%) C#
4 12 (16.00%) MATLAB
5 8 (10.67%) SQL
6 5 (6.67%) VB
6 5 (6.67%) Embedded C
7 4 (5.33%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.00%) Perl
8 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 56 (74.67%) Security Cleared
2 35 (46.67%) Degree
3 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (9.33%) Oracle
2 5 (6.67%) NetApp
3 2 (2.67%) SAP