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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 36 11 23
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 44 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.59% 12.46% 7.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 29.14% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 37 34
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
105 151 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 33.33% 42.78% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 71 116 126
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (57.14%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) Node.js
4 5 (35.71%) CSS3
4 5 (35.71%) HTML5
4 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) Subversion
5 4 (28.57%) Maven
5 4 (28.57%) Ajax
5 4 (28.57%) JSON
5 4 (28.57%) Dojo
5 4 (28.57%) Selenium
5 4 (28.57%) Firebug
5 4 (28.57%) RESTful
5 4 (28.57%) Open Source
5 4 (28.57%) Jtest
5 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
5 4 (28.57%) Change Control
5 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 4 (28.57%) Hudson
5 4 (28.57%) REST
6 3 (21.43%) Adobe
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Python

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (42.86%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
1 4 (28.57%) Maven
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
1 4 (28.57%) Firebug
1 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
1 4 (28.57%) Jtest
1 4 (28.57%) Hudson
2 2 (14.29%) LabVIEW
2 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
2 2 (14.29%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 3 (21.43%) JDE Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
1 5 (35.71%) XML
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
1 5 (35.71%) HTML5
1 5 (35.71%) CSS3
2 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 4 (28.57%) RESTful
2 4 (28.57%) REST
2 4 (28.57%) Ajax
2 4 (28.57%) JSON
2 4 (28.57%) Dojo
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) OpenMP
3 2 (14.29%) WPF
4 1 (7.14%) MFC
4 1 (7.14%) WebGL
4 1 (7.14%) WCF
4 1 (7.14%) Flash
4 1 (7.14%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) SystemC
3 2 (14.29%) Verilog
3 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.14%) Physics
4 1 (7.14%) IPTV
4 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
4 1 (7.14%) DTV
4 1 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Open Source
1 4 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Memory Management
2 2 (14.29%) Signal Processing
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.14%) UML
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Fortran
4 2 (14.29%) C
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) Assembly Language
4 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++
5 1 (7.14%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Adobe
2 3 (21.43%) JD Edwards
3 2 (14.29%) Renesas
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago