The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 49 41 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.68% 3.35% 8.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.08% 5.13% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 32
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
186 234 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 62.84% 65.36% 74.55%
Number of salaries quoted 164 199 273
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,850 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

C++
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

C++ Salary Trend in Norfolk

C++
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -1 1 £37,500 +15.38%
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 11 (78.57%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) .NET
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (42.86%) WPF
4 6 (42.86%) C
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Web Services
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) HTML5
6 4 (28.57%) WCF
6 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (28.57%) RESTful
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) OOP
6 4 (28.57%) OO
7 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
7 3 (21.43%) Firmware
7 3 (21.43%) PHP
7 3 (21.43%) Web Development
7 3 (21.43%) JNI
7 3 (21.43%) Google
7 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 2 (14.29%) JBoss
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (7.14%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Junior
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
1 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (42.86%) WPF
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) HTML5
4 4 (28.57%) WCF
4 4 (28.57%) RESTful
5 3 (21.43%) JNI
5 3 (21.43%) LINQ
5 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
6 2 (14.29%) CSS3
6 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (14.29%) Silverlight
6 2 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) VHDL
2 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Android
2 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) OOP
2 4 (28.57%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
3 3 (21.43%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (14.29%) User Stories
4 2 (14.29%) MVVM
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Web Design
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) C
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
5 3 (21.43%) PHP
6 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (14.29%) XQuery
7 1 (7.14%) VC++
7 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
7 1 (7.14%) VB
7 1 (7.14%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Google