The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 39 45 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 8 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.27% 0.99% 4.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.30% 1.69% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 14
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +48.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £50,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £54,500 £37,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
151 177 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 42.78% 58.42% 51.34%
Number of salaries quoted 119 167 153
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,085 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

C++
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

C++ Salary Trend in Peterborough

C++
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Peterborough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 14 (63.64%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 10 (45.45%) C
3 10 (45.45%) STL
3 10 (45.45%) Degree
4 9 (40.91%) MFC
4 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
5 8 (36.36%) Linux
5 8 (36.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 6 (27.27%) Android
6 6 (27.27%) UNIX
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
7 5 (22.73%) C#
7 5 (22.73%) Perl
7 5 (22.73%) Windows
7 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
8 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
8 4 (18.18%) Workflow
8 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
8 4 (18.18%) OO
8 4 (18.18%) Python
8 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 4 (18.18%) PHP
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 3 (13.64%) OOD
9 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 3 (13.64%) Marketing
9 3 (13.64%) Objective-C
9 3 (13.64%) QA

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 (4.55%) SAS
1 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Selenium
1 2 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Gerrit
2 1 (4.55%) GCC
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (13.64%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) C++ Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Implementation Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Implementation Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) QA Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Web Team Leader
7 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C++ Team Leader
7 1 (4.55%) C Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) STL
2 9 (40.91%) MFC
3 8 (36.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (9.09%) REST
4 2 (9.09%) Web Services
4 2 (9.09%) .NET
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (4.55%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) JSON
5 1 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) PMI
2 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.55%) Physics
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Android
2 6 (27.27%) UNIX
3 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
4 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
1 4 (18.18%) Workflow
1 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (18.18%) OO
2 3 (13.64%) OOD
2 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (9.09%) Scrum
3 2 (9.09%) Business Development
3 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
3 2 (9.09%) BDD
3 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile Development
3 2 (9.09%) TDD
3 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Strategic Management
4 1 (4.55%) Operations Research
4 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) C
3 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 5 (22.73%) C#
5 5 (22.73%) Perl
6 4 (18.18%) Python
6 4 (18.18%) PHP
7 3 (13.64%) Objective-C
8 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
8 2 (9.09%) Ruby
9 1 (4.55%) VBA
9 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
9 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
9 1 (4.55%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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