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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 62 60 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 45 32 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.17% 2.83% 3.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.62% 5.75% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 44 14 31
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +83.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £42,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £63,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
680 557 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 47.95% 49.29% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 573 482 393
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 31 August 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 56 (77.78%) C#
2 36 (50.00%) Java
3 35 (48.61%) Degree
4 33 (45.83%) Software Engineering
4 33 (45.83%) C
5 29 (40.28%) Windows
5 29 (40.28%) Computer Science
6 28 (38.89%) Linux
7 23 (31.94%) Python
7 23 (31.94%) Finance
8 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (30.56%) .NET
8 22 (30.56%) Mathematics
8 22 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (29.17%) Physics
9 21 (29.17%) SQL
10 20 (27.78%) SAS
11 19 (26.39%) Management Information System
11 19 (26.39%) Validation
12 18 (25.00%) Business Analysis
12 18 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (25.00%) Base SAS
12 18 (25.00%) Data Validation
13 17 (23.61%) Spreadsheet
13 17 (23.61%) Visual Studio
14 16 (22.22%) Scrum
14 16 (22.22%) Image Processing
15 15 (20.83%) Reference Data
15 15 (20.83%) Data Integration
15 15 (20.83%) Electronics

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 20 (27.78%) SAS
2 2 (2.78%) IIS
2 2 (2.78%) Apache
2 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (23.61%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.39%) SPSS
2 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) RTP
2 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.39%) Network Security
3 1 (1.39%) NGN
3 1 (1.39%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 18 (25.00%) Base SAS
2 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.17%) MySQL
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.39%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.39%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (23.61%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.78%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (2.78%) Subversion
3 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.39%) MSTest
3 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.39%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.39%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.39%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.39%) NUnit
3 1 (1.39%) JUnit
General
1 23 (31.94%) Finance
2 15 (20.83%) Electronics
3 12 (16.67%) Retail
4 7 (9.72%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.56%) Games
5 4 (5.56%) Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (40.28%) Software Engineer
2 18 (25.00%) Data Manager
2 18 (25.00%) Developer
3 15 (20.83%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (11.11%) Integration Manager
5 7 (9.72%) Software Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Graduate
6 5 (6.94%) Quality Manager
6 5 (6.94%) Data Quality Manager
7 4 (5.56%) C++ Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Junior Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Junior
9 2 (2.78%) Consultant
9 2 (2.78%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.56%) .NET
2 8 (11.11%) HTML
3 5 (6.94%) WCF
4 4 (5.56%) jQuery
5 3 (4.17%) WPF
5 3 (4.17%) Silverlight
5 3 (4.17%) POSIX
5 3 (4.17%) MFC
6 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.78%) CSS
6 2 (2.78%) Web Services
6 2 (2.78%) EDI
6 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.39%) WinForms
7 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.39%) MDX
7 1 (1.39%) CherryPy
7 1 (1.39%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (40.28%) Computer Science
2 22 (30.56%) Mathematics
2 22 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (29.17%) Physics
4 19 (26.39%) Management Information System
5 15 (20.83%) Reference Data
5 15 (20.83%) Data Integration
6 14 (19.44%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (5.56%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.39%) Statistics
9 1 (1.39%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 29 (40.28%) Windows
2 28 (38.89%) Linux
3 3 (4.17%) UNIX
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.39%) Android
5 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) Software Engineering
2 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.39%) Validation
4 18 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 18 (25.00%) Data Validation
5 16 (22.22%) Scrum
5 16 (22.22%) Image Processing
6 15 (20.83%) Data Management
7 12 (16.67%) Pattern Recognition
8 11 (15.28%) Data Analysis
9 9 (12.50%) OO
10 6 (8.33%) Multithreading
11 5 (6.94%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.94%) SDLC
11 5 (6.94%) OOD
12 3 (4.17%) MVVM
12 3 (4.17%) Memory Management
12 3 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
13 2 (2.78%) UML
13 2 (2.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (77.78%) C#
2 36 (50.00%) Java
3 33 (45.83%) C
4 23 (31.94%) Python
5 21 (29.17%) SQL
6 11 (15.28%) JavaScript
7 7 (9.72%) VB
8 2 (2.78%) VBScript
8 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.78%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.39%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
9 1 (1.39%) Ruby
9 1 (1.39%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.39%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (48.61%) Degree
2 15 (20.83%) PhD
3 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (4.17%) Telerik
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle
2 2 (2.78%) Northgate
3 1 (1.39%) VMware
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