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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 54 56 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -23
Permanent jobs citing C++ 11 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.01% 1.85% 5.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.25% 3.61% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 17
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
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
259 305 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 47.44% 51.35% 55.18%
Number of salaries quoted 236 278 183
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 March 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Northampton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 22 (84.62%) C#
2 18 (69.23%) Java
2 18 (69.23%) Software Engineering
3 16 (61.54%) Mathematics
3 16 (61.54%) Scrum
3 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (61.54%) C
4 15 (57.69%) OOP
4 15 (57.69%) OOD
4 15 (57.69%) TDD
4 15 (57.69%) Pair Programming
4 15 (57.69%) hybris
4 15 (57.69%) Spring
5 13 (50.00%) Java EE
5 13 (50.00%) J2EE
6 7 (26.92%) SQL
6 7 (26.92%) Finance
7 6 (23.08%) .NET
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 4 (15.38%) Oracle
8 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 4 (15.38%) XML
8 4 (15.38%) Financial Institution
8 4 (15.38%) MVC
8 4 (15.38%) Ajax
8 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (11.54%) Windows
10 2 (7.69%) VB
10 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
10 2 (7.69%) Perl

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (3.85%) SAS
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.85%) HBase
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) Impala
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Ant
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
2 4 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.85%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) Spring
2 13 (50.00%) J2EE
2 13 (50.00%) Java EE
3 6 (23.08%) .NET
4 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 4 (15.38%) XML
4 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (15.38%) Ajax
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.69%) HTML
6 1 (3.85%) Kafka
6 1 (3.85%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.85%) Physics
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 16 (61.54%) Scrum
2 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (57.69%) TDD
3 15 (57.69%) Pair Programming
3 15 (57.69%) OOP
3 15 (57.69%) OOD
4 4 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.69%) Web Development
6 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.85%) MapReduce
6 1 (3.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C#
2 18 (69.23%) Java
3 16 (61.54%) C
4 7 (26.92%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) VB
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.69%) Perl
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) Scala
6 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) PhD
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) hybris
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Informatica
4 1 (3.85%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.85%) Teradata
4 1 (3.85%) Cognos
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