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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 26 38 60
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +22
Permanent jobs citing C++ 21 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 7.53% 3.30% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.79% 7.24% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 5
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
142 152 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 50.90% 45.65% 50.48%
Number of salaries quoted 137 135 171
Average salary £40,000 £38,650 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.49% -3.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 September 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Peterborough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (71.43%) Multithreading
2 19 (67.86%) Bash Shell
2 19 (67.86%) Windows
3 15 (53.57%) Java
3 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
4 13 (46.43%) C
4 13 (46.43%) Marketing
5 12 (42.86%) Android
6 11 (39.29%) Objective-C
7 10 (35.71%) Business Development
7 10 (35.71%) Mac OS
7 10 (35.71%) Subversion
7 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
7 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
7 10 (35.71%) Hudson
7 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
7 10 (35.71%) Android SDK
7 10 (35.71%) Cocoa
7 10 (35.71%) Eclipse
7 10 (35.71%) Perl
7 10 (35.71%) Python
8 9 (32.14%) Linux
8 9 (32.14%) Mac OS X
8 9 (32.14%) Qt
9 8 (28.57%) QA
10 7 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 7 (25.00%) OO
10 7 (25.00%) STL
11 6 (21.43%) HTML
11 6 (21.43%) CSS

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (10.71%) GPRS
1 3 (10.71%) GSM
1 3 (10.71%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Eclipse
1 10 (35.71%) Subversion
1 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 10 (35.71%) Hudson
1 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (46.43%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 8 (28.57%) UI Developer
3 8 (28.57%) UI Programmer
4 7 (25.00%) Software Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) C++ Developer
5 5 (17.86%) C Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Principal Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Programmer
7 2 (7.14%) Java Programmer
8 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) Cocoa
1 10 (35.71%) Android SDK
2 9 (32.14%) Qt
3 7 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 7 (25.00%) STL
4 6 (21.43%) HTML
4 6 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
5 3 (10.71%) .NET
5 3 (10.71%) XML
5 3 (10.71%) jQuery
6 1 (3.57%) Swing
6 1 (3.57%) AWT
6 1 (3.57%) MFC
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Android
3 10 (35.71%) Mac OS
4 9 (32.14%) Linux
4 9 (32.14%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Multithreading
2 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 10 (35.71%) Business Development
3 7 (25.00%) OO
4 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) TDD
5 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) Kanban
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) Android Development
7 1 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) Bash Shell
2 15 (53.57%) Java
2 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
3 13 (46.43%) C
4 11 (39.29%) Objective-C
5 10 (35.71%) Python
5 10 (35.71%) Perl
6 3 (10.71%) PHP
6 3 (10.71%) SQL
6 3 (10.71%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) QA
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago