The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 64 48 46
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 32 32 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.80% 3.51% 4.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.65% 7.39% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14 31 37
Average salary £55,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
566 433 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 49.52% 47.48% 44.88%
Number of salaries quoted 490 393 361
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

C++
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Milton Keynes region.

C++ Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

C++
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 28 (58.33%) C
2 22 (45.83%) Software Engineering
3 20 (41.67%) Windows
4 18 (37.50%) Linux
4 18 (37.50%) SQL
4 18 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 18 (37.50%) Multithreading
5 17 (35.42%) OO
6 15 (31.25%) HTML
6 15 (31.25%) Java
6 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 15 (31.25%) Finance
7 14 (29.17%) Degree
7 14 (29.17%) XML
7 14 (29.17%) Oracle
7 14 (29.17%) UNIX
8 13 (27.08%) Visual Studio
8 13 (27.08%) Ajax
9 12 (25.00%) JSON
9 12 (25.00%) Sybase
9 12 (25.00%) Perl
9 12 (25.00%) C#
9 12 (25.00%) Solaris
9 12 (25.00%) HTTP
9 12 (25.00%) Scrum
10 11 (22.92%) Configuration Management
10 11 (22.92%) Python
10 11 (22.92%) Computer Science
11 10 (20.83%) TDD
11 10 (20.83%) Signal Processing

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.00%) HTTP
2 2 (4.17%) DNS
2 2 (4.17%) IPv4
2 2 (4.17%) IPv6
2 2 (4.17%) VoIP
2 2 (4.17%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.08%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (31.25%) Finance
2 10 (20.83%) Electronics
3 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Developer
2 12 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Development Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Firmware Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) C++ Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Development Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Head of Software Development
6 2 (4.17%) Head of Development
6 2 (4.17%) Software Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Development Manager
6 2 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Software Development Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (2.08%) VB6 Developer
7 1 (2.08%) IT Graduate
7 1 (2.08%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) HTML
2 14 (29.17%) XML
3 13 (27.08%) Ajax
4 12 (25.00%) JSON
5 7 (14.58%) Ext JS
6 6 (12.50%) .NET
7 3 (6.25%) MFC
7 3 (6.25%) CSS
8 2 (4.17%) SOAP
8 2 (4.17%) Web Services
8 2 (4.17%) DCOM
8 2 (4.17%) JPA
9 1 (2.08%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.08%) Ember.js
9 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.08%) COM
9 1 (2.08%) JMS
9 1 (2.08%) WinForms
9 1 (2.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Computer Science
2 10 (20.83%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (20.83%) Firmware
3 6 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Windows
2 18 (37.50%) Linux
3 14 (29.17%) UNIX
4 12 (25.00%) Solaris
5 6 (12.50%) Android
5 6 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 3 (6.25%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) Software Engineering
2 18 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 17 (35.42%) OO
4 12 (25.00%) Scrum
5 11 (22.92%) Configuration Management
6 10 (20.83%) TDD
6 10 (20.83%) Signal Processing
7 4 (8.33%) Android Development
7 4 (8.33%) iOS Development
8 3 (6.25%) UML
8 3 (6.25%) RUP
9 2 (4.17%) Use Case
10 1 (2.08%) Change Control
10 1 (2.08%) Capacity Management
10 1 (2.08%) Business Analysis
10 1 (2.08%) OOD
10 1 (2.08%) ETL
10 1 (2.08%) CAD
10 1 (2.08%) Project Management
10 1 (2.08%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) C
2 18 (37.50%) SQL
3 15 (31.25%) Java
3 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 12 (25.00%) Perl
4 12 (25.00%) C#
5 11 (22.92%) Python
6 7 (14.58%) VC++
7 4 (8.33%) Objective-C
8 3 (6.25%) VB
9 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.08%) VB6
9 1 (2.08%) C++/CLI
9 1 (2.08%) VBScript
9 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) Oracle
2 12 (25.00%) Sybase
3 10 (20.83%) Sencha
4 2 (4.17%) VMware
4 2 (4.17%) ION Trading
4 2 (4.17%) Rogue Wave
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) Juniper
5 1 (2.08%) Informatica