The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 27 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 58 90 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 7.81% 9.41% 8.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.47% 17.41% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 57 82 59
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
465 517 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 62.58% 54.08% 52.78%
Number of salaries quoted 433 460 344
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
Oxfordshire

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

C++
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

C++ Salary Trend in Oxford

C++
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Oxford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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++.

1 132 (59.19%) Software Engineering
2 111 (49.78%) Mathematics
3 95 (42.60%) Computer Science
4 93 (41.70%) C#
5 88 (39.46%) Physics
5 88 (39.46%) Degree
6 74 (33.18%) Java
7 73 (32.74%) PhD
8 69 (30.94%) .NET
9 57 (25.56%) SQL
10 54 (24.22%) OO
11 46 (20.63%) Python
12 42 (18.83%) ASP.NET
13 40 (17.94%) C
14 35 (15.70%) SQL Server
15 32 (14.35%) Microsoft
16 31 (13.90%) JavaScript
17 30 (13.45%) Linux
18 29 (13.00%) Finance
19 28 (12.56%) Windows
20 27 (12.11%) Project Management
21 25 (11.21%) Parallel Computing
22 24 (10.76%) Android
22 24 (10.76%) PHP
23 22 (9.87%) MATLAB
24 21 (9.42%) MVC
24 21 (9.42%) Delphi
24 21 (9.42%) Apple iOS
24 21 (9.42%) Mobile App
24 21 (9.42%) Android Development

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 14 (6.28%) IIS
2 8 (3.59%) Node.js
3 5 (2.24%) Apache
4 4 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (1.79%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.35%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.35%) Drupal
6 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (2.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.79%) MS Project
2 4 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.79%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.45%) SMS
1 1 (0.45%) Internet
1 1 (0.45%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.70%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.62%) SQL Server 2005
2 17 (7.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.59%) MySQL
4 7 (3.14%) Big Data
5 5 (2.24%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.79%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.79%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.35%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.35%) Sqoop
7 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.35%) OLAP
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 16 (7.17%) Visual Studio
2 15 (6.73%) CMake
3 6 (2.69%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.79%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.90%) Subversion
6 1 (0.45%) GDB
6 1 (0.45%) JIRA
6 1 (0.45%) NUnit
6 1 (0.45%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.45%) Bugzilla
General
1 29 (13.00%) Finance
2 12 (5.38%) Games
3 7 (3.14%) Banking
4 6 (2.69%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.79%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.35%) Electronics
7 1 (0.45%) Local Government
7 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 112 (50.22%) Software Engineer
2 93 (41.70%) Developer
3 68 (30.49%) Software Developer
4 51 (22.87%) C++ Software Engineer
5 28 (12.56%) C# Software Engineer
6 24 (10.76%) C# Software Developer
6 24 (10.76%) C# Developer
7 22 (9.87%) Web Developer
8 17 (7.62%) C# Web Developer
8 17 (7.62%) C++ Developer
9 12 (5.38%) Project Manager
10 10 (4.48%) Junior
11 9 (4.04%) Computer Engineer
11 9 (4.04%) Junior Software Developer
11 9 (4.04%) Junior Developer
11 9 (4.04%) C++ Software Developer
12 7 (3.14%) Project Director
12 7 (3.14%) C++/C# Developer
12 7 (3.14%) Senior Project Manager
12 7 (3.14%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (30.94%) .NET
2 42 (18.83%) ASP.NET
3 20 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (8.52%) HTML
5 17 (7.62%) .NET Framework
5 17 (7.62%) WPF
6 16 (7.17%) CSS
7 15 (6.73%) WCF
8 14 (6.28%) Web Services
8 14 (6.28%) XML
8 14 (6.28%) ADO.NET
9 10 (4.48%) AngularJS
10 9 (4.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 9 (4.04%) STL
11 8 (3.59%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (2.69%) OpenGL
13 5 (2.24%) HTML5
13 5 (2.24%) CSS3
13 5 (2.24%) OpenCL
14 4 (1.79%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 111 (49.78%) Mathematics
2 95 (42.60%) Computer Science
3 88 (39.46%) Physics
4 21 (9.42%) Mobile App
5 15 (6.73%) Robotics
6 8 (3.59%) Statistics
7 7 (3.14%) Hedge funds
8 5 (2.24%) CUDA
8 5 (2.24%) Derivative
8 5 (2.24%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 5 (2.24%) Fixed Income
8 5 (2.24%) Equities
9 4 (1.79%) Open Source
10 2 (0.90%) Speech Recognition
10 2 (0.90%) 3D Printing
11 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.45%) Video on Demand
11 1 (0.45%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.45%) Firmware
11 1 (0.45%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 30 (13.45%) Linux
2 28 (12.56%) Windows
3 24 (10.76%) Android
4 21 (9.42%) Apple iOS
5 16 (7.17%) Embedded Linux
6 15 (6.73%) UNIX
7 4 (1.79%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.79%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.35%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.45%) Solaris
9 1 (0.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (59.19%) Software Engineering
2 54 (24.22%) OO
3 27 (12.11%) Project Management
4 25 (11.21%) Parallel Computing
5 21 (9.42%) MVC
5 21 (9.42%) Android Development
5 21 (9.42%) iOS Development
6 20 (8.97%) Mobile Application Development
7 18 (8.07%) Image Processing
7 18 (8.07%) TDD
8 17 (7.62%) BDD
9 16 (7.17%) OOP
9 16 (7.17%) Unit Testing
10 15 (6.73%) Regression Testing
11 12 (5.38%) Analytics
11 12 (5.38%) Signal Processing
11 12 (5.38%) Video Processing
12 11 (4.93%) Waterfall
12 11 (4.93%) Business Analysis
13 9 (4.04%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 93 (41.70%) C#
2 74 (33.18%) Java
3 57 (25.56%) SQL
4 46 (20.63%) Python
5 40 (17.94%) C
6 31 (13.90%) JavaScript
7 24 (10.76%) PHP
8 22 (9.87%) MATLAB
9 21 (9.42%) Delphi
10 14 (6.28%) VBA
11 9 (4.04%) Perl
12 8 (3.59%) Ruby
13 5 (2.24%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.79%) VB
14 4 (1.79%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.79%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.35%) R
15 3 (1.35%) Visual J++
16 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.45%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 88 (39.46%) Degree
2 73 (32.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.14%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (14.35%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.97%) Oracle
3 11 (4.93%) Sybase
4 4 (1.79%) TIBCO
4 4 (1.79%) HP
4 4 (1.79%) IBM
4 4 (1.79%) Twitter
5 1 (0.45%) Intel
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