The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 62 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 21 30 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.38% 4.59% 7.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.29% 9.12% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 44
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +29.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
397 329 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 45.06% 50.38% 49.54%
Number of salaries quoted 379 307 288
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,450 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
East Midlands

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 July 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 28 July 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
(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 -17 13 £35,000 +12.00% 5
Towcester -5 4 £20,000 -46.66%
Kettering - 1 £30,000 - 1
C++
East Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (92.00%) Software Engineering
2 38 (76.00%) C
3 33 (66.00%) C#
4 25 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 24 (48.00%) Java
6 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (40.00%) Degree
8 19 (38.00%) Scrum
9 18 (36.00%) Windows
9 18 (36.00%) TDD
10 14 (28.00%) Spring
10 14 (28.00%) Pair Programming
10 14 (28.00%) Java EE
10 14 (28.00%) hybris
10 14 (28.00%) OOD
10 14 (28.00%) OOP
10 14 (28.00%) J2EE
11 11 (22.00%) Visual Studio
11 11 (22.00%) PhD
11 11 (22.00%) Games
11 11 (22.00%) Image Processing
11 11 (22.00%) Physics
11 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
12 10 (20.00%) Linux
12 10 (20.00%) XML
12 10 (20.00%) HTML
13 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
14 8 (16.00%) UNIX
14 8 (16.00%) OO
14 8 (16.00%) Logistics

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (2.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.00%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) NFC
1 1 (2.00%) HTTP
1 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.00%) SSL
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.00%) JUnit
4 2 (4.00%) NUnit
General
1 11 (22.00%) Games
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Software Engineer
2 18 (36.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 18 (36.00%) C Software Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Developer
4 5 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Junior
5 4 (8.00%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Junior Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Junior Web Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Design Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) Spring
1 14 (28.00%) Java EE
1 14 (28.00%) J2EE
2 10 (20.00%) XML
2 10 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (12.00%) .NET
3 6 (12.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (10.00%) WCF
4 5 (10.00%) WPF
4 5 (10.00%) WF
4 5 (10.00%) Silverlight
4 5 (10.00%) LINQ
4 5 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (8.00%) CSS
6 2 (4.00%) Web Services
6 2 (4.00%) Swing
7 1 (2.00%) J2SE
7 1 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 11 (22.00%) Physics
2 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.00%) Firmware
5 2 (4.00%) VHDL
5 2 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.00%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (2.00%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.00%) HACMP
6 1 (2.00%) Smartcard
6 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.00%) EPoS
6 1 (2.00%) EFTPOS
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.00%) Linux
3 8 (16.00%) UNIX
4 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.00%) Android
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (92.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.00%) Scrum
4 18 (36.00%) TDD
5 14 (28.00%) Pair Programming
5 14 (28.00%) OOD
5 14 (28.00%) OOP
6 11 (22.00%) Image Processing
7 8 (16.00%) OO
7 8 (16.00%) Logistics
8 4 (8.00%) Android Development
8 4 (8.00%) iOS Development
9 2 (4.00%) Software Testing
10 1 (2.00%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.00%) Validation
10 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 38 (76.00%) C
2 33 (66.00%) C#
3 24 (48.00%) Java
4 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (14.00%) SQL
6 4 (8.00%) PHP
7 3 (6.00%) Embedded C
7 3 (6.00%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.00%) Python
8 1 (2.00%) VB
8 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.00%) COBOL
8 1 (2.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) Degree
2 11 (22.00%) PhD
3 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) hybris
2 4 (8.00%) Apple
3 2 (4.00%) EMC
4 1 (2.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) Cognizant
Corby, Northamptonshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on experience, potential f
Posted: 11 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago