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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 58 39 20
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 12 13 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.82% 3.44% 9.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.60% 6.81% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 41
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
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
261 191 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 39.55% 50.53% 47.45%
Number of salaries quoted 245 185 190
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 27 August 2014, 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 36 (97.30%) Software Engineering
2 35 (94.59%) C#
3 27 (72.97%) C
4 25 (67.57%) Mathematics
5 23 (62.16%) Scrum
5 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (51.35%) Java
7 18 (48.65%) J2EE
7 18 (48.65%) OOP
7 18 (48.65%) OOD
7 18 (48.65%) TDD
7 18 (48.65%) Pair Programming
7 18 (48.65%) Spring
7 18 (48.65%) Java EE
7 18 (48.65%) hybris
8 13 (35.14%) Degree
9 12 (32.43%) Windows
10 10 (27.03%) .NET
10 10 (27.03%) SQL
10 10 (27.03%) .NET Framework
11 7 (18.92%) Games
11 7 (18.92%) Physics
11 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
11 7 (18.92%) PhD
11 7 (18.92%) Visual Studio
11 7 (18.92%) Image Processing
12 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
12 5 (13.51%) XML
12 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
12 5 (13.51%) VB

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
1 5 (13.51%) Data Mining
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (18.92%) Games
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Software Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Developer
3 7 (18.92%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) C Software Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) J2EE
1 18 (48.65%) Spring
1 18 (48.65%) Java EE
2 10 (27.03%) .NET Framework
2 10 (27.03%) .NET
3 5 (13.51%) HTML
3 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
3 5 (13.51%) XML
3 5 (13.51%) WCF
3 5 (13.51%) WPF
3 5 (13.51%) WF
3 5 (13.51%) Silverlight
3 5 (13.51%) LINQ
3 5 (13.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (67.57%) Mathematics
2 7 (18.92%) Physics
2 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.51%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.70%) EPoS
4 1 (2.70%) EFTPOS
4 1 (2.70%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) Software Engineering
2 23 (62.16%) Scrum
2 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (48.65%) TDD
3 18 (48.65%) Pair Programming
3 18 (48.65%) OOP
3 18 (48.65%) OOD
4 7 (18.92%) Image Processing
5 1 (2.70%) Validation
5 1 (2.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) C#
2 27 (72.97%) C
3 19 (51.35%) Java
4 10 (27.03%) SQL
5 5 (13.51%) VB
5 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
5 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) Python
6 1 (2.70%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.70%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Degree
2 7 (18.92%) PhD
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) hybris
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago