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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 41 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 10 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.14% 4.66% 3.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.41% 8.42% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 15
Average salary £46,250 £35,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.20% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,800 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,050 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
185 190 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 58.18% 55.39% 48.48%
Number of salaries quoted 173 167 161
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Peterborough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (64.58%) Software Engineering
2 25 (52.08%) C
3 22 (45.83%) Degree
4 19 (39.58%) Project Management
5 18 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (35.42%) Firmware
6 17 (35.42%) OO
7 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (33.33%) TDD
8 13 (27.08%) C#
8 13 (27.08%) .NET
9 11 (22.92%) Java
9 11 (22.92%) Assembly Language
10 10 (20.83%) Computer Science
11 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
11 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
11 9 (18.75%) GPRS
12 8 (16.67%) GSM
12 8 (16.67%) Embedded C
12 8 (16.67%) SQL
12 8 (16.67%) ZigBee
12 8 (16.67%) Marketing
13 7 (14.58%) .NET Framework
13 7 (14.58%) Scrum
13 7 (14.58%) Web Services
13 7 (14.58%) Windows
14 6 (12.50%) Python
14 6 (12.50%) OOP
14 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
14 6 (12.50%) VB

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) GPRS
2 8 (16.67%) GSM
2 8 (16.67%) ZigBee
3 3 (6.25%) Modbus
3 3 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (2.08%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (68.75%) Software Engineer
2 18 (37.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 14 (29.17%) Senior Software Engineer
4 13 (27.08%) Developer
5 10 (20.83%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 9 (18.75%) Software Developer
7 8 (16.67%) Principal Software Engineer
7 8 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
8 6 (12.50%) Test Engineer
8 6 (12.50%) Software Manager
8 6 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
9 4 (8.33%) Graduate
9 4 (8.33%) Junior
9 4 (8.33%) Graduate Software Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Junior Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 3 (6.25%) Junior Software Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
11 1 (2.08%) Principal Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.08%) .NET
2 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 7 (14.58%) .NET Framework
3 7 (14.58%) Web Services
4 6 (12.50%) .NET Compact Framework
4 6 (12.50%) Android SDK
5 4 (8.33%) XML
6 3 (6.25%) Ajax
6 3 (6.25%) XSLT
6 3 (6.25%) CSS
6 3 (6.25%) HTML
7 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 1 (2.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Firmware
2 10 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.50%) Mechatronics
4 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
5 4 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (8.33%) Physics
6 1 (2.08%) Smart Meter
6 1 (2.08%) CAN bus
6 1 (2.08%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Android
3 5 (10.42%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.42%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (64.58%) Software Engineering
2 19 (39.58%) Project Management
3 18 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 17 (35.42%) OO
5 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (33.33%) TDD
6 7 (14.58%) Scrum
7 6 (12.50%) OOP
7 6 (12.50%) Pair Programming
7 6 (12.50%) Quality Management
7 6 (12.50%) Web Development
7 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 5 (10.42%) Test Management
8 5 (10.42%) Use Case
8 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.42%) Regression Testing
8 5 (10.42%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.17%) MVC
10 1 (2.08%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) C
2 13 (27.08%) C#
3 11 (22.92%) Java
3 11 (22.92%) Assembly Language
4 8 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 8 (16.67%) SQL
5 6 (12.50%) Python
5 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 6 (12.50%) VB
5 6 (12.50%) VB6
6 3 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.25%) Embedded C++
7 2 (4.17%) Delphi
8 1 (2.08%) Ruby
8 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (45.83%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
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