The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 33 17 26
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 99 215 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.46% 12.26% 7.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.33% 17.87% 13.63%
Number of salaries quoted 63 210 101
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,959 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
C++
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
874 1203 1020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 57.01% 68.59% 55.43%
Number of salaries quoted 727 1118 907
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

C++
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

C++ Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

C++
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Oxford -20 46 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Abingdon -8 9 £39,000 -29.09% 2
Chinnor - 6 - -
Banbury -10 4 £41,750 +51.81% 2
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £37,500 -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 84 (43.52%) Python
2 83 (43.01%) Degree
3 82 (42.49%) Software Engineering
3 82 (42.49%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (39.90%) Computer Science
5 75 (38.86%) Java
6 72 (37.31%) C#
7 68 (35.23%) C
8 65 (33.68%) OO
9 54 (27.98%) Windows
10 53 (27.46%) JavaScript
11 50 (25.91%) MATLAB
12 49 (25.39%) .NET
13 48 (24.87%) Linux
13 48 (24.87%) TDD
14 47 (24.35%) SQL
15 35 (18.13%) OOD
16 34 (17.62%) ASP.NET
16 34 (17.62%) jQuery
16 34 (17.62%) Subversion
16 34 (17.62%) NoSQL
17 33 (17.10%) Ruby
18 32 (16.58%) MongoDB
18 32 (16.58%) MVC
19 31 (16.06%) XML
19 31 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
20 30 (15.54%) Mathematics
20 30 (15.54%) Git (software)
21 29 (15.03%) SQL Server
21 29 (15.03%) Games

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 10 (5.18%) Node.js
2 7 (3.63%) Drupal
3 5 (2.59%) Apache
4 4 (2.07%) Kinematics
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) MS Office
1 1 (0.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.04%) GitHub
1 2 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.04%) Amazon S3
1 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.04%) HTTP
1 2 (1.04%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.04%) Broadband
2 1 (0.52%) Wireless
2 1 (0.52%) Internet
2 1 (0.52%) RFID
2 1 (0.52%) GPRS
2 1 (0.52%) GSM
2 1 (0.52%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.52%) NFC
2 1 (0.52%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.62%) NoSQL
2 32 (16.58%) MongoDB
3 29 (15.03%) SQL Server
4 26 (13.47%) CouchDB
5 11 (5.70%) MySQL
6 10 (5.18%) Big Data
7 7 (3.63%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.07%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.07%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (17.62%) Subversion
2 30 (15.54%) Git (software)
3 20 (10.36%) Visual Studio
4 18 (9.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (9.33%) NUnit
5 5 (2.59%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.07%) Grunt
6 4 (2.07%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (2.07%) Bower
6 4 (2.07%) JIRA
6 4 (2.07%) Metasploit
7 3 (1.55%) Xcode
7 3 (1.55%) GDB
8 2 (1.04%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.04%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.04%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.52%) Valgrind
9 1 (0.52%) GCC
General
1 29 (15.03%) Games
2 28 (14.51%) Finance
3 14 (7.25%) Telecoms
4 12 (6.22%) Electronics
5 6 (3.11%) Banking
5 6 (3.11%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 85 (44.04%) Developer
2 60 (31.09%) Software Engineer
3 27 (13.99%) C++ Developer
4 23 (11.92%) C# Developer
5 22 (11.40%) Senior Developer
5 22 (11.40%) Programmer
6 21 (10.88%) .NET Developer
6 21 (10.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (10.36%) Software Developer
8 18 (9.33%) C++ Software Engineer
9 15 (7.77%) Senior .NET Developer
9 15 (7.77%) Senior C# Developer
10 12 (6.22%) Research Engineer
11 10 (5.18%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (5.18%) C++ Software Developer
12 8 (4.15%) Games Developer
12 8 (4.15%) Junior
13 7 (3.63%) Computer Engineer
14 6 (3.11%) Full Stack Developer
14 6 (3.11%) Video Game Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (25.39%) .NET
2 34 (17.62%) ASP.NET
2 34 (17.62%) jQuery
3 31 (16.06%) XML
4 28 (14.51%) AngularJS
5 27 (13.99%) CSS
6 24 (12.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 18 (9.33%) LINQ
8 15 (7.77%) STL
8 15 (7.77%) Qt
9 14 (7.25%) HTML
10 13 (6.74%) .NET Framework
11 9 (4.66%) XSD
12 6 (3.11%) Ember.js
12 6 (3.11%) Backbone.js
12 6 (3.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (3.11%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (2.59%) REST
14 4 (2.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 77 (39.90%) Computer Science
2 30 (15.54%) Mathematics
3 28 (14.51%) Algorithms
4 15 (7.77%) Visualisation
5 13 (6.74%) Device Driver
5 13 (6.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 13 (6.74%) Statistics
5 13 (6.74%) Embedded Systems
6 12 (6.22%) Physics
7 11 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (5.18%) Mobile App
8 10 (5.18%) Mobile Games
9 7 (3.63%) 3D Graphics
9 7 (3.63%) Biometrics
9 7 (3.63%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (2.59%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.59%) Data Structures
10 5 (2.59%) Xbox
11 4 (2.07%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 54 (27.98%) Windows
2 48 (24.87%) Linux
3 28 (14.51%) Windows 7
4 25 (12.95%) Android
5 21 (10.88%) Apple iOS
6 13 (6.74%) UNIX
7 3 (1.55%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.04%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (1.04%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.04%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.52%) CentOS
9 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (42.49%) Software Engineering
1 82 (42.49%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (33.68%) OO
3 48 (24.87%) TDD
4 35 (18.13%) OOD
5 32 (16.58%) MVC
6 31 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (13.47%) Unit Testing
8 25 (12.95%) UML
9 24 (12.44%) Image Processing
10 23 (11.92%) BDD
11 21 (10.88%) Android Development
12 16 (8.29%) Machine Learning
13 15 (7.77%) Analytics
13 15 (7.77%) OOP
13 15 (7.77%) Logistics
14 14 (7.25%) Game Development
14 14 (7.25%) Signal Processing
15 12 (6.22%) iOS Development
16 10 (5.18%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 84 (43.52%) Python
2 75 (38.86%) Java
3 72 (37.31%) C#
4 68 (35.23%) C
5 53 (27.46%) JavaScript
6 50 (25.91%) MATLAB
7 47 (24.35%) SQL
8 33 (17.10%) Ruby
9 19 (9.84%) PHP
10 17 (8.81%) Perl
11 7 (3.63%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.59%) Embedded C++
13 4 (2.07%) Scala
13 4 (2.07%) R
13 4 (2.07%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.55%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.52%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.52%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.52%) VB
15 1 (0.52%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 83 (43.01%) Degree
2 21 (10.88%) PhD
3 11 (5.70%) Security Cleared
4 10 (5.18%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.07%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.11%) QA
2 2 (1.04%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (4.66%) Firmware
2 4 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.59%) Nessus
2 3 (1.55%) Nmap
3 2 (1.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (6.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.11%) Twitter
3 5 (2.59%) Coverity
4 4 (2.07%) VMware
5 3 (1.55%) Progress
6 2 (1.04%) Oracle
7 1 (0.52%) Perforce
7 1 (0.52%) HP
7 1 (0.52%) EMC
7 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.52%) Wind River
7 1 (0.52%) Zend
7 1 (0.52%) Google
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