The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 26 39 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 22 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 7.28% 3.39% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.67% 7.36% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 3
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
150 163 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 49.67% 46.05% 54.72%
Number of salaries quoted 143 149 168
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
Cambridgeshire

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 28 July 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Peterborough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 16 (61.54%) Multithreading
2 15 (57.69%) Bash Shell
2 15 (57.69%) Windows
3 13 (50.00%) C
4 12 (46.15%) Java
5 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
6 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
7 9 (34.62%) Linux
7 9 (34.62%) OO
7 9 (34.62%) Mac OS X
7 9 (34.62%) Qt
8 8 (30.77%) QA
8 8 (30.77%) Marketing
9 7 (26.92%) Objective-C
9 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (26.92%) TDD
9 7 (26.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 7 (26.92%) Android
9 7 (26.92%) STL
10 6 (23.08%) Python
10 6 (23.08%) Perl
10 6 (23.08%) Cocoa
10 6 (23.08%) Eclipse
10 6 (23.08%) Mac OS
10 6 (23.08%) Hudson
10 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
10 6 (23.08%) Android SDK
10 6 (23.08%) Subversion
10 6 (23.08%) Business Development
10 6 (23.08%) Git (software)

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) ZigBee
1 2 (7.69%) GPRS
1 2 (7.69%) GSM
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Eclipse
1 6 (23.08%) Hudson
1 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
1 6 (23.08%) Subversion
1 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (30.77%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Software Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) UI Developer
3 6 (23.08%) UI Programmer
4 5 (19.23%) C Developer
4 5 (19.23%) C++ Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Principal Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) Qt
2 7 (26.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (26.92%) STL
3 6 (23.08%) Cocoa
3 6 (23.08%) Android SDK
4 5 (19.23%) .NET
5 4 (15.38%) XML
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 4 (15.38%) CSS
5 4 (15.38%) HTML
6 3 (11.54%) jQuery
7 1 (3.85%) MFC
7 1 (3.85%) XSLT
7 1 (3.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Firmware
2 1 (3.85%) PMI
2 1 (3.85%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) Mac OS X
3 7 (26.92%) Android
4 6 (23.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Multithreading
2 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
3 9 (34.62%) OO
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) TDD
5 6 (23.08%) Business Development
6 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 3 (11.54%) Project Management
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.54%) Kanban
8 1 (3.85%) Migration
8 1 (3.85%) OOP
8 1 (3.85%) Pair Programming
8 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) Bash Shell
2 13 (50.00%) C
3 12 (46.15%) Java
4 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 7 (26.92%) Objective-C
6 6 (23.08%) Python
6 6 (23.08%) Perl
7 5 (19.23%) C#
8 3 (11.54%) PHP
8 3 (11.54%) SQL
9 1 (3.85%) Assembly Language
9 1 (3.85%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
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