The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 59 67 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -24
Permanent jobs citing C++ 23 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.46% 2.28% 3.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.40% 5.40% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 24
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
426 389 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 45.56% 42.15% 47.69%
Number of salaries quoted 398 354 285
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £22,500 £27,500
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 Northamptonshire

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

C++
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

C++ Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

C++
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -1 15 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Towcester -4 4 £42,000 +110.00% 2
Kettering 0 2 £40,000 +18.51% 4
Wellingborough - 1 - -
C++
East Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 42 (89.36%) C#
2 33 (70.21%) Software Engineering
3 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (59.57%) SQL
5 25 (53.19%) Degree
6 24 (51.06%) Computer Science
7 22 (46.81%) Python
8 20 (42.55%) Mathematics
9 19 (40.43%) Linux
10 18 (38.30%) Windows
11 17 (36.17%) Java
11 17 (36.17%) PhD
11 17 (36.17%) Physics
12 16 (34.04%) Electronics
12 16 (34.04%) Scrum
12 16 (34.04%) Visual Studio
13 14 (29.79%) Image Processing
14 12 (25.53%) Pattern Recognition
14 12 (25.53%) UNIX
15 11 (23.40%) C
15 11 (23.40%) Artificial Intelligence
16 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
16 10 (21.28%) HTML
17 9 (19.15%) Oracle
17 9 (19.15%) Logistics
18 8 (17.02%) OO
18 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
19 7 (14.89%) Automation Testing
19 7 (14.89%) .NET
19 7 (14.89%) WPF

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (12.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.89%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.13%) Subversion
3 1 (2.13%) Ant
General
1 16 (34.04%) Electronics
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (80.85%) Software Engineer
2 29 (61.70%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Developer
5 4 (8.51%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) C++ Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Graduate
7 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Junior
8 1 (2.13%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Programmer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Systems Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Systems Programmer
8 1 (2.13%) Systems Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) HTML
2 7 (14.89%) .NET
2 7 (14.89%) WPF
3 6 (12.77%) Entity Framework
3 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
3 6 (12.77%) .NET Framework
4 5 (10.64%) OpenGL
4 5 (10.64%) Qt
5 3 (6.38%) XML
5 3 (6.38%) jQuery
6 2 (4.26%) CSS
7 1 (2.13%) J2EE
7 1 (2.13%) Spring
7 1 (2.13%) Ajax
7 1 (2.13%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (51.06%) Computer Science
2 20 (42.55%) Mathematics
3 17 (36.17%) Physics
4 11 (23.40%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (12.77%) Algorithms
6 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
6 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) Linux
2 18 (38.30%) Windows
3 12 (25.53%) UNIX
4 2 (4.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (70.21%) Software Engineering
2 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (34.04%) Scrum
4 14 (29.79%) Image Processing
5 12 (25.53%) Pattern Recognition
6 9 (19.15%) Logistics
7 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
7 8 (17.02%) OO
8 7 (14.89%) Electronic Design Automation
8 7 (14.89%) Automation Testing
9 2 (4.26%) SDLC
9 2 (4.26%) Web Development
9 2 (4.26%) TDD
9 2 (4.26%) OOD
9 2 (4.26%) OOP
10 1 (2.13%) Workflow
10 1 (2.13%) Pair Programming
10 1 (2.13%) Web Application Development
10 1 (2.13%) Multithreading
10 1 (2.13%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (89.36%) C#
2 28 (59.57%) SQL
3 22 (46.81%) Python
4 17 (36.17%) Java
5 11 (23.40%) C
6 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.26%) R
8 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.13%) XAML
8 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (53.19%) Degree
2 17 (36.17%) PhD
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Oracle
2 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.13%) Google
3 1 (2.13%) hybris
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: 40-50k
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Mentor graphics (Ireland)
Salary: Very Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Northamptonshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago