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 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 65 47 25
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -22
Permanent jobs citing C++ 21 25 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.28% 3.78% 8.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.40% 7.89% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 50
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
389 317 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 42.24% 47.96% 47.79%
Number of salaries quoted 354 292 280
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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
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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 -19 12 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Towcester -2 4 £20,000 -46.66%
Kettering - 2 £33,750 - 1
C++
East Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 46 (90.20%) Software Engineering
2 37 (72.55%) C#
3 34 (66.67%) C
4 25 (49.02%) Java
4 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (49.02%) Mathematics
5 23 (45.10%) Scrum
6 22 (43.14%) TDD
7 18 (35.29%) OOD
7 18 (35.29%) J2EE
7 18 (35.29%) OOP
7 18 (35.29%) Pair Programming
7 18 (35.29%) Spring
7 18 (35.29%) Java EE
7 18 (35.29%) hybris
8 17 (33.33%) Windows
9 16 (31.37%) Degree
10 11 (21.57%) SQL
10 11 (21.57%) HTML
11 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
11 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
11 10 (19.61%) .NET
11 10 (19.61%) XML
12 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
12 7 (13.73%) PhD
12 7 (13.73%) Games
12 7 (13.73%) Physics
12 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
12 7 (13.73%) Image Processing
13 6 (11.76%) Linux

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) CICS
1 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
1 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.96%) SSL
1 1 (1.96%) Internet
1 1 (1.96%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) Data Mining
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.92%) NUnit
3 2 (3.92%) JUnit
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.96%) Hudson
4 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (13.73%) Games
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Software Engineer
2 15 (29.41%) Developer
3 11 (21.57%) C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) C Software Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (9.80%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (9.80%) .NET Developer
4 5 (9.80%) C# Developer
4 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Junior Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Junior
5 4 (7.84%) Junior Web Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Design Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) J2EE
1 18 (35.29%) Java EE
1 18 (35.29%) Spring
2 11 (21.57%) HTML
3 10 (19.61%) .NET
3 10 (19.61%) XML
3 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
4 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
4 5 (9.80%) CSS
4 5 (9.80%) WCF
4 5 (9.80%) WPF
4 5 (9.80%) WF
4 5 (9.80%) Silverlight
4 5 (9.80%) LINQ
4 5 (9.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.96%) Android SDK
5 1 (1.96%) Swing
5 1 (1.96%) AWT
5 1 (1.96%) Middleware
5 1 (1.96%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 25 (49.02%) Mathematics
2 7 (13.73%) Physics
2 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.80%) N-Tier
4 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.92%) VHDL
5 2 (3.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (3.92%) Firmware
6 1 (1.96%) HACMP
6 1 (1.96%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.96%) EPoS
6 1 (1.96%) EFTPOS
6 1 (1.96%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.96%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Linux
3 5 (9.80%) Android
3 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.84%) UNIX
4 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.96%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (90.20%) Software Engineering
2 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (45.10%) Scrum
4 22 (43.14%) TDD
5 18 (35.29%) Pair Programming
5 18 (35.29%) OOP
5 18 (35.29%) OOD
6 7 (13.73%) Image Processing
7 4 (7.84%) Android Development
7 4 (7.84%) iOS Development
7 4 (7.84%) OO
7 4 (7.84%) Logistics
8 2 (3.92%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.96%) Business Development
9 1 (1.96%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.96%) Multithreading
9 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.96%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 37 (72.55%) C#
2 34 (66.67%) C
3 25 (49.02%) Java
4 11 (21.57%) SQL
5 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.80%) VB
6 5 (9.80%) VB.NET
7 4 (7.84%) PHP
8 3 (5.88%) Embedded C
8 3 (5.88%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.92%) Python
9 2 (3.92%) Perl
10 1 (1.96%) COBOL
10 1 (1.96%) JCL
10 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Degree
2 7 (13.73%) PhD
3 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) hybris
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.84%) Apple
4 2 (3.92%) EMC
5 1 (1.96%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.96%) IBM
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago