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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 37 20 40
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 9 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.63% 7.95% 3.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.81% 15.69% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 13
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
155 153 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 45.32% 50.66% 46.35%
Number of salaries quoted 139 146 151
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,075 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 August 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Peterborough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 11 (64.71%) Java
1 11 (64.71%) C
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) UNIX
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) OO
4 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 7 (41.18%) Android
4 7 (41.18%) Apple iOS
5 6 (35.29%) Multithreading
5 6 (35.29%) Perl
5 6 (35.29%) PHP
5 6 (35.29%) STL
5 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
5 6 (35.29%) Mac OS X
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
7 3 (17.65%) Physics
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Google
7 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
7 3 (17.65%) Workflow
7 3 (17.65%) OOD
7 3 (17.65%) Python
8 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
8 2 (11.76%) OOP
8 2 (11.76%) Tcl
8 2 (11.76%) Aerospace

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1 (5.88%) SAS
1 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C++ Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Graduate
5 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) Implementation Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Implementation Consultant
6 2 (11.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Trainee Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Trainee
7 1 (5.88%) Web Team Leader
7 1 (5.88%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) STL
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) MFC
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) LAMP
3 1 (5.88%) Ajax
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) Physics
3 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) UNIX
3 7 (41.18%) Android
3 7 (41.18%) Apple iOS
4 6 (35.29%) Mac OS X
5 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) OO
2 6 (35.29%) Multithreading
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) OOD
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) OOP
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Yield Management
6 1 (5.88%) Demand Forecasting
6 1 (5.88%) Line Management
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Strategic Management
6 1 (5.88%) Operations Research
6 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
1 11 (64.71%) C
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 6 (35.29%) Perl
4 6 (35.29%) PHP
5 4 (23.53%) C#
6 3 (17.65%) Python
6 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
7 2 (11.76%) AWK
7 2 (11.76%) Lua
7 2 (11.76%) Tcl
7 2 (11.76%) sed
8 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
8 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
8 1 (5.88%) R
8 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Google
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago