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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 56 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 17 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.66% 3.76% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.78% 7.64% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 4
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
294 314 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 46.08% 49.14% 54.20%
Number of salaries quoted 261 291 199
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £23,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £49,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 25 (89.29%) C#
1 25 (89.29%) Software Engineering
2 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (64.29%) Java
4 17 (60.71%) Scrum
4 17 (60.71%) Mathematics
5 16 (57.14%) SQL
6 11 (39.29%) C
7 9 (32.14%) J2EE
7 9 (32.14%) OOD
7 9 (32.14%) OOP
7 9 (32.14%) Python
7 9 (32.14%) hybris
7 9 (32.14%) TDD
7 9 (32.14%) Pair Programming
7 9 (32.14%) Spring
7 9 (32.14%) Java EE
7 9 (32.14%) Degree
7 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
8 8 (28.57%) Unit Testing
8 8 (28.57%) Physics
8 8 (28.57%) Electronics
8 8 (28.57%) PhD
8 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
8 8 (28.57%) UNIX
8 8 (28.57%) Windows
8 8 (28.57%) Linux
9 7 (25.00%) Oracle
9 7 (25.00%) Automation Testing
9 7 (25.00%) Bugzilla

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 7 (25.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.57%) Ant
General
1 8 (28.57%) Electronics
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Programmer
5 1 (3.57%) Web Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (3.57%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) J2EE
1 9 (32.14%) Spring
1 9 (32.14%) Java EE
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (60.71%) Mathematics
2 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
3 8 (28.57%) Physics
4 5 (17.86%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) UNIX
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Software Engineering
2 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (60.71%) Scrum
4 9 (32.14%) OOD
4 9 (32.14%) OOP
4 9 (32.14%) TDD
4 9 (32.14%) Pair Programming
5 8 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Automation Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Logistics
7 6 (21.43%) Image Processing
7 6 (21.43%) Pattern Recognition
8 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) C#
2 18 (64.29%) Java
3 16 (57.14%) SQL
4 11 (39.29%) C
5 9 (32.14%) Python
6 2 (7.14%) Perl
6 2 (7.14%) PHP
7 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 8 (28.57%) PhD
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) hybris
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits pool table, xbox, food
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago