The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 26 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 51 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 7.29% 2.68% 3.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.78% 5.59% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 51 21 29
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
370 429 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 52.86% 47.83% 50.29%
Number of salaries quoted 298 378 407
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

C++
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kettering +7 30 £42,500 +8.97% 1
Northampton +7 17 £37,500 +7.14% 4
C++
East Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 62 (84.93%) Software Engineering
2 55 (75.34%) C#
3 54 (73.97%) Linux
4 49 (67.12%) Java
5 48 (65.75%) C
6 45 (61.64%) Unix
7 18 (24.66%) Degree
7 18 (24.66%) Windows
8 16 (21.92%) Computer Science
8 16 (21.92%) Functional Testing
9 12 (16.44%) Mathematics
9 12 (16.44%) PhD
10 11 (15.07%) JavaScript
11 9 (12.33%) HTML
11 9 (12.33%) .NET
11 9 (12.33%) Aerospace
12 8 (10.96%) Games
12 8 (10.96%) Physics
12 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET
13 6 (8.22%) CSS
13 6 (8.22%) STL
13 6 (8.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 5 (6.85%) Multithreading
14 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET 2.0
14 5 (6.85%) Mobile App
14 5 (6.85%) Embedded Software Development
14 5 (6.85%) SDLC
14 5 (6.85%) MFC
14 5 (6.85%) SQL
14 5 (6.85%) E-Commerce

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (12.33%) Aerospace
2 8 (10.96%) Games
3 5 (6.85%) Finance
4 4 (5.48%) Avionics
5 2 (2.74%) Electronics
5 2 (2.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (64.38%) Software Engineer
2 44 (60.27%) C++ Software Engineer
3 17 (23.29%) Architect
3 17 (23.29%) Systems Architect
4 14 (19.18%) Senior Architect
4 14 (19.18%) Senior Systems Architect
5 8 (10.96%) Developer
6 7 (9.59%) C++ Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Junior
6 7 (9.59%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.22%) C++ Software Developer
8 5 (6.85%) .NET Developer
8 5 (6.85%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.85%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.85%) C# Web Developer
8 5 (6.85%) EPoS Developer
8 5 (6.85%) HTML Developer
8 5 (6.85%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.33%) .NET
1 9 (12.33%) HTML
2 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET
3 6 (8.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 6 (8.22%) CSS
3 6 (8.22%) STL
4 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 5 (6.85%) MFC
4 5 (6.85%) OpenGL
5 3 (4.11%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.11%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.37%) CSS3
6 1 (1.37%) Django
6 1 (1.37%) HTML5
6 1 (1.37%) VCL
6 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) Computer Science
2 12 (16.44%) Mathematics
3 8 (10.96%) Physics
4 5 (6.85%) EPoS
4 5 (6.85%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.48%) Algorithms
5 4 (5.48%) Robotics
6 2 (2.74%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 54 (73.97%) Linux
2 45 (61.64%) Unix
3 18 (24.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (84.93%) Software Engineering
2 16 (21.92%) Functional Testing
3 5 (6.85%) E-Commerce
3 5 (6.85%) Embedded Software Development
3 5 (6.85%) Multithreading
3 5 (6.85%) SDLC
4 4 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.11%) Image Processing
6 2 (2.74%) CRM
6 2 (2.74%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.37%) OO
7 1 (1.37%) OOP
7 1 (1.37%) Schematic Capture
7 1 (1.37%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (75.34%) C#
2 49 (67.12%) Java
3 48 (65.75%) C
4 11 (15.07%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.85%) SQL
6 4 (5.48%) Python
7 2 (2.74%) PHP
8 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) Degree
2 12 (16.44%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
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