The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 56 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 15 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.34% 3.15% 4.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.28% 6.45% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 15
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £41,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
Northamptonshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
284 310 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 44.31% 48.82% 55.47%
Number of salaries quoted 257 283 201
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

C++
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

C++ Salary Trend in Northampton

C++
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Northampton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 21 (84.00%) C#
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (84.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (80.00%) Java
3 17 (68.00%) Scrum
3 17 (68.00%) Mathematics
4 14 (56.00%) C
5 13 (52.00%) OOP
5 13 (52.00%) OOD
5 13 (52.00%) TDD
5 13 (52.00%) Pair Programming
5 13 (52.00%) Spring
5 13 (52.00%) hybris
6 11 (44.00%) Java EE
6 11 (44.00%) J2EE
7 8 (32.00%) SQL
8 5 (20.00%) UNIX
8 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Physics
9 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
9 4 (16.00%) Degree
9 4 (16.00%) Logistics
9 4 (16.00%) Automation Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Windows
9 4 (16.00%) Linux
9 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
9 4 (16.00%) Python
9 4 (16.00%) PhD
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle
9 4 (16.00%) Electronics

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (4.00%) SAS
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.00%) HBase
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
1 1 (4.00%) Impala
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (16.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.00%) Ant
General
1 4 (16.00%) Electronics
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) Spring
2 11 (44.00%) Java EE
2 11 (44.00%) J2EE
3 2 (8.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) Kafka
4 1 (4.00%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (16.00%) Physics
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.00%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) UNIX
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (84.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (68.00%) Scrum
3 13 (52.00%) OOD
3 13 (52.00%) OOP
3 13 (52.00%) TDD
3 13 (52.00%) Pair Programming
4 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Automation Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Logistics
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
6 2 (8.00%) Image Processing
6 2 (8.00%) Pattern Recognition
7 1 (4.00%) MapReduce
7 1 (4.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) C#
2 20 (80.00%) Java
3 14 (56.00%) C
4 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.00%) Python
6 2 (8.00%) Perl
6 2 (8.00%) PHP
7 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.00%) Scala
7 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) PhD
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) hybris
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos
3 1 (4.00%) Informatica
3 1 (4.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.00%) Teradata
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago