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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 38 18 35
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +17
Permanent jobs citing C++ 9 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.56% 8.92% 5.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.52% 16.67% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 28 22
Average salary £45,155 £22,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.68% -45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
163 168 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 46.44% 53.50% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 130 166 174
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 November 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Peterborough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 20 (64.52%) Multithreading
1 20 (64.52%) Java
1 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) Marketing
2 17 (54.84%) Android
3 15 (48.39%) Bash Shell
3 15 (48.39%) Objective-C
4 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
5 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
5 12 (38.71%) Business Development
6 11 (35.48%) C
7 10 (32.26%) Perl
7 10 (32.26%) Python
7 10 (32.26%) Eclipse
7 10 (32.26%) Subversion
7 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
7 10 (32.26%) Mac OS
7 10 (32.26%) Cocoa
7 10 (32.26%) Hudson
7 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
7 10 (32.26%) Android SDK
8 9 (29.03%) OO
9 8 (25.81%) CSS
9 8 (25.81%) STL
9 8 (25.81%) HTML
9 8 (25.81%) Mac OS X
9 8 (25.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 7 (22.58%) Linux
11 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
11 6 (19.35%) QA

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.90%) GPRS
2 4 (12.90%) GSM
2 4 (12.90%) ZigBee
3 3 (9.68%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Eclipse
1 10 (32.26%) Subversion
1 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
1 10 (32.26%) Hudson
1 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (54.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) Java Developer
3 10 (32.26%) Software Engineer
4 8 (25.81%) UI Developer
4 8 (25.81%) UI Programmer
5 4 (12.90%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Principal Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) C++ Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Junior
6 3 (9.68%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Java Programmer
7 2 (6.45%) C Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Programmer
7 2 (6.45%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Cocoa
1 10 (32.26%) Android SDK
2 8 (25.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 8 (25.81%) HTML
2 8 (25.81%) CSS
2 8 (25.81%) STL
3 5 (16.13%) .NET
3 5 (16.13%) MFC
3 5 (16.13%) Qt
4 2 (6.45%) jQuery
4 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.45%) XML
5 1 (3.23%) Swing
5 1 (3.23%) AWT
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) Android
3 10 (32.26%) Mac OS
4 8 (25.81%) Mac OS X
5 7 (22.58%) Linux
6 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Multithreading
2 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
2 12 (38.71%) Business Development
3 9 (29.03%) OO
4 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (19.35%) TDD
5 4 (12.90%) Project Management
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.68%) OOD
6 3 (9.68%) Web Design
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.45%) Android Development
7 2 (6.45%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) Java
2 15 (48.39%) Objective-C
2 15 (48.39%) Bash Shell
3 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
4 11 (35.48%) C
5 10 (32.26%) Perl
5 10 (32.26%) Python
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) SQL
6 2 (6.45%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
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