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 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 56 57 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Permanent jobs citing C++ 15 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.04% 1.82% 3.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.84% 4.58% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 13
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
310 262 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 42.12% 39.64% 50.41%
Number of salaries quoted 293 246 180
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 30 (90.91%) C#
2 27 (81.82%) SQL
3 25 (75.76%) Software Engineering
4 24 (72.73%) Degree
4 24 (72.73%) Computer Science
5 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (66.67%) Python
6 17 (51.52%) PhD
6 17 (51.52%) Windows
6 17 (51.52%) Mathematics
7 16 (48.48%) Physics
7 16 (48.48%) Linux
7 16 (48.48%) Visual Studio
8 15 (45.45%) Scrum
9 14 (42.42%) Image Processing
9 14 (42.42%) Electronics
10 12 (36.36%) Pattern Recognition
11 11 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
12 9 (27.27%) Java
13 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
13 8 (24.24%) HTML
13 8 (24.24%) UNIX
13 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
14 7 (21.21%) Automation Testing
14 7 (21.21%) Logistics
14 7 (21.21%) Bugzilla
14 7 (21.21%) .NET
14 7 (21.21%) Oracle
15 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
15 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 6 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) ISDN
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Visual Studio
2 7 (21.21%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.03%) Ant
General
1 14 (42.42%) Electronics
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Software Engineer
2 23 (69.70%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (3.03%) Systems Programmer
5 1 (3.03%) Programmer
5 1 (3.03%) Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) HTML
2 7 (21.21%) .NET
3 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 6 (18.18%) Entity Framework
4 2 (6.06%) jQuery
5 1 (3.03%) Java EE
5 1 (3.03%) Spring
5 1 (3.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (72.73%) Computer Science
2 17 (51.52%) Mathematics
3 16 (48.48%) Physics
4 11 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Linux
3 8 (24.24%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Software Engineering
2 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (45.45%) Scrum
4 14 (42.42%) Image Processing
5 12 (36.36%) Pattern Recognition
6 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Automation Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Logistics
8 2 (6.06%) Web Development
9 1 (3.03%) TDD
9 1 (3.03%) Pair Programming
9 1 (3.03%) OOP
9 1 (3.03%) OOD
9 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
9 1 (3.03%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (90.91%) C#
2 27 (81.82%) SQL
3 22 (66.67%) Python
4 9 (27.27%) Java
5 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.12%) C
7 2 (6.06%) R
8 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (72.73%) Degree
2 17 (51.52%) PhD
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) hybris
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