The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 27 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 68 78 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 9.21% 9.58% 10.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.08% 16.39% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63 73 107
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
423 476 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 57.32% 58.48% 56.95%
Number of salaries quoted 377 407 551
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 23 January 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Oxford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 64 (55.65%) Software Engineering
2 50 (43.48%) PhD
3 46 (40.00%) Python
4 45 (39.13%) C#
4 45 (39.13%) Mathematics
5 38 (33.04%) Java
6 37 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (31.30%) C
7 36 (31.30%) Analytics
8 33 (28.70%) OO
9 31 (26.96%) Linux
10 29 (25.22%) Physics
11 28 (24.35%) Algorithms
12 26 (22.61%) Analytical Skills
13 25 (21.74%) Perl
13 25 (21.74%) MATLAB
14 23 (20.00%) Computer Science
15 22 (19.13%) JavaScript
16 20 (17.39%) Degree
17 19 (16.52%) R
17 19 (16.52%) SQL
17 19 (16.52%) Big Data
18 18 (15.65%) Signal Processing
18 18 (15.65%) Statistics
19 17 (14.78%) NoSQL
19 17 (14.78%) AngularJS
20 16 (13.91%) Web Development
20 16 (13.91%) TDD
21 14 (12.17%) Data Analysis
21 14 (12.17%) Ember.js

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (12.17%) Node.js
2 5 (4.35%) Drupal
2 5 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (0.87%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.83%) GitHub
2 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.52%) Big Data
2 17 (14.78%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.09%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.09%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.22%) MySQL
5 5 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.35%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.61%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.61%) Subversion
3 2 (1.74%) Bugzilla
3 2 (1.74%) JIRA
3 2 (1.74%) GDB
4 1 (0.87%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (1.74%) Finance
2 1 (0.87%) Banking
2 1 (0.87%) Retail
2 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (44.35%) Developer
2 48 (41.74%) Software Engineer
3 22 (19.13%) C++ Software Engineer
4 20 (17.39%) Software Developer
5 13 (11.30%) Research Scientist
6 12 (10.43%) Research Engineer
7 11 (9.57%) C++ Developer
8 10 (8.70%) Web Developer
9 7 (6.09%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.35%) Senior Data Architect
10 5 (4.35%) Senior Architect
10 5 (4.35%) Python Developer
10 5 (4.35%) C++ Software Developer
10 5 (4.35%) Architect
10 5 (4.35%) Data Architect
10 5 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (4.35%) SQL Developer
10 5 (4.35%) Big Data Architect
11 3 (2.61%) Data Scientist
12 2 (1.74%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.78%) AngularJS
2 14 (12.17%) Ember.js
2 14 (12.17%) Backbone.js
3 12 (10.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 11 (9.57%) .NET
5 10 (8.70%) CSS
5 10 (8.70%) HTML
6 9 (7.83%) STL
6 9 (7.83%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (6.96%) Qt
8 7 (6.09%) NumPy
8 7 (6.09%) Pandas
9 6 (5.22%) .NET Framework
9 6 (5.22%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (5.22%) jQuery
10 5 (4.35%) REST
10 5 (4.35%) XML
10 5 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (2.61%) HTML5
11 3 (2.61%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 45 (39.13%) Mathematics
2 29 (25.22%) Physics
3 28 (24.35%) Algorithms
4 26 (22.61%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 18 (15.65%) Statistics
7 10 (8.70%) Visualisation
8 5 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (4.35%) Device Driver
8 5 (4.35%) Mobile App
8 5 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (3.48%) Data Structures
10 3 (2.61%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.87%) New Media
11 1 (0.87%) Open Source
11 1 (0.87%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.87%) Biometrics
11 1 (0.87%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (26.96%) Linux
2 13 (11.30%) Windows
3 5 (4.35%) UNIX
4 2 (1.74%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.74%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.74%) Android
5 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (55.65%) Software Engineering
2 37 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (31.30%) Analytics
4 33 (28.70%) OO
5 18 (15.65%) Signal Processing
6 16 (13.91%) Web Development
6 16 (13.91%) TDD
7 14 (12.17%) Data Analysis
7 14 (12.17%) Statistical Modelling
8 12 (10.43%) OOP
9 9 (7.83%) Waterfall
9 9 (7.83%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (7.83%) Machine Learning
10 8 (6.96%) Hidden Markov Model
10 8 (6.96%) Data Visualisation
11 7 (6.09%) Parallel Computing
12 6 (5.22%) Technical Analysis
12 6 (5.22%) DNA
12 6 (5.22%) Speech Recognition
12 6 (5.22%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 46 (40.00%) Python
2 45 (39.13%) C#
3 38 (33.04%) Java
4 36 (31.30%) C
5 25 (21.74%) Perl
5 25 (21.74%) MATLAB
6 22 (19.13%) JavaScript
7 19 (16.52%) R
7 19 (16.52%) SQL
8 12 (10.43%) PHP
9 7 (6.09%) Ruby
10 5 (4.35%) Scala
10 5 (4.35%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.48%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.74%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.87%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 50 (43.48%) PhD
2 20 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.74%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (2.61%) Firmware
2 1 (0.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 14 (12.17%) Twitter
2 9 (7.83%) Oracle
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