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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 32 19 33
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 14 35 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.20% 11.36% 5.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.07% 20.23% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 12 29 19
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £22,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £51,000
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
139 173 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 41.74% 56.17% 59.38%
Number of salaries quoted 115 159 195
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £55,000
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 30 January 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Peterborough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (59.26%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) MFC
2 12 (44.44%) STL
2 12 (44.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 11 (40.74%) Android
3 11 (40.74%) C
4 10 (37.04%) Windows
5 9 (33.33%) Objective-C
5 9 (33.33%) Marketing
5 9 (33.33%) Multithreading
6 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
7 7 (25.93%) CSS
7 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
7 7 (25.93%) Degree
7 7 (25.93%) Apple iOS
8 6 (22.22%) Business Development
8 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 6 (22.22%) OO
8 6 (22.22%) Python
8 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 5 (18.52%) HTML
9 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (14.81%) TDD
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
10 4 (14.81%) Mac OS X
10 4 (14.81%) .NET
10 4 (14.81%) Perl
10 4 (14.81%) OOD
10 4 (14.81%) Linux
10 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) Intranet
3 2 (7.41%) GPRS
3 2 (7.41%) GSM
3 2 (7.41%) ZigBee
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) Hudson
2 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
3 2 (7.41%) JUnit
3 2 (7.41%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) Gerrit
4 1 (3.70%) GCC
4 1 (3.70%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.70%) Bugzilla
General
1 9 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Junior
5 3 (11.11%) Junior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) QA Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Principal Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) UI Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) UI Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Operations Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Research Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) MFC
1 12 (44.44%) STL
1 12 (44.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (25.93%) CSS
3 5 (18.52%) HTML
4 4 (14.81%) .NET
5 3 (11.11%) Android SDK
5 3 (11.11%) Cocoa
6 2 (7.41%) REST
7 1 (3.70%) JSON
7 1 (3.70%) AWT
7 1 (3.70%) Swing
7 1 (3.70%) Web Services
7 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.70%) Physics
2 1 (3.70%) PMI
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Android
2 10 (37.04%) Windows
3 7 (25.93%) Apple iOS
4 4 (14.81%) Mac OS X
4 4 (14.81%) Linux
5 3 (11.11%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 6 (22.22%) Business Development
2 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 6 (22.22%) OO
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) TDD
4 4 (14.81%) OOD
4 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) Web Design
6 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
6 2 (7.41%) BDD
6 2 (7.41%) Android Development
7 1 (3.70%) Static Code Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) Demand Forecasting
7 1 (3.70%) Yield Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) Java
2 11 (40.74%) C
3 9 (33.33%) Objective-C
4 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
5 6 (22.22%) Python
6 4 (14.81%) Perl
6 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
7 3 (11.11%) C#
8 2 (7.41%) Ruby
8 2 (7.41%) SQL
9 1 (3.70%) R
9 1 (3.70%) VBA
9 1 (3.70%) PHP
9 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
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