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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 12 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 35 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 11.48% 4.11% 5.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.14% 9.02% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 17
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
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
145 133 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 47.54% 45.55% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 98 105 136
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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++
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Middlesex

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 58 (75.32%) Security Cleared
2 57 (74.03%) Software Engineering
3 48 (62.34%) Military
4 44 (57.14%) OO
5 38 (49.35%) Degree
6 37 (48.05%) OOD
7 36 (46.75%) TCP/IP
8 35 (45.45%) C
9 33 (42.86%) HTTP
10 30 (38.96%) Java
11 26 (33.77%) Subversion
12 25 (32.47%) Linux
13 24 (31.17%) C#
13 24 (31.17%) Electronics
13 24 (31.17%) Rational Rhapsody
14 22 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
14 22 (28.57%) Computer Science
14 22 (28.57%) Configuration Management
15 21 (27.27%) ClearCase
15 21 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
16 20 (25.97%) UML
17 19 (24.68%) Multithreading
17 19 (24.68%) Embedded Systems
18 18 (23.38%) OOP
19 15 (19.48%) Aerospace
20 13 (16.88%) Embedded C
20 13 (16.88%) MATLAB
20 13 (16.88%) Windows
20 13 (16.88%) .NET
21 12 (15.58%) MySQL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (6.49%) Simulink
2 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (46.75%) TCP/IP
2 33 (42.86%) HTTP
3 2 (2.60%) ATM
4 1 (1.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.58%) MySQL
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.90%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (33.77%) Subversion
2 24 (31.17%) Rational Rhapsody
3 21 (27.27%) ClearCase
4 7 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (6.49%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.30%) MSI
6 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (62.34%) Military
2 24 (31.17%) Electronics
3 15 (19.48%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (67.53%) Software Engineer
2 18 (23.38%) Principal Software Engineer
2 18 (23.38%) Principal Engineer
3 12 (15.58%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (11.69%) Developer
5 8 (10.39%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) C++ Developer
7 5 (6.49%) DBA
8 3 (3.90%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Systems Test Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 1 (1.30%) Java Software Developer
10 1 (1.30%) C++/Java Developer
10 1 (1.30%) Security Engineer
10 1 (1.30%) Senior Support Analyst
10 1 (1.30%) Java Programmer
10 1 (1.30%) Analyst
10 1 (1.30%) Programmer
10 1 (1.30%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.88%) .NET
2 7 (9.09%) STL
2 7 (9.09%) Threading Building Blocks
3 6 (7.79%) HTML
4 5 (6.49%) XML
5 3 (3.90%) Web Services
5 3 (3.90%) SOAP
5 3 (3.90%) XSLT
5 3 (3.90%) WSDL
6 1 (1.30%) Ajax
6 1 (1.30%) JSSE
6 1 (1.30%) OpenCL
6 1 (1.30%) DirectCompute
6 1 (1.30%) Android SDK
6 1 (1.30%) CSS
6 1 (1.30%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 19 (24.68%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (6.49%) Replication
3 5 (6.49%) Clustering
3 5 (6.49%) Physics
4 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.90%) Open Source
5 2 (2.60%) Handset
6 1 (1.30%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.30%) CESG
6 1 (1.30%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.30%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.47%) Linux
2 13 (16.88%) Windows
3 8 (10.39%) UNIX
4 4 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.60%) Android
5 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (74.03%) Software Engineering
2 44 (57.14%) OO
3 37 (48.05%) OOD
4 22 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 22 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
5 21 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
6 20 (25.97%) UML
7 19 (24.68%) Multithreading
8 18 (23.38%) OOP
9 9 (11.69%) Signal Processing
10 6 (7.79%) Requirements Management
11 5 (6.49%) V-Model
11 5 (6.49%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (3.90%) Test Planning
13 1 (1.30%) Android Development
13 1 (1.30%) Security Architecture
13 1 (1.30%) Memory Management
13 1 (1.30%) Validation
13 1 (1.30%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 35 (45.45%) C
2 30 (38.96%) Java
3 24 (31.17%) C#
4 13 (16.88%) Embedded C
4 13 (16.88%) MATLAB
5 8 (10.39%) SQL
6 5 (6.49%) VB
7 4 (5.19%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.90%) Perl
8 3 (3.90%) Python
8 3 (3.90%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 58 (75.32%) Security Cleared
2 38 (49.35%) Degree
3 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (9.09%) Oracle
2 5 (6.49%) NetApp
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.30%) NCR
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