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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 35 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 8 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.35% 2.35% 4.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% 4.52% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 14
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
152 155 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 44.71% 52.01% 51.82%
Number of salaries quoted 121 145 161
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Peterborough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 14 (53.85%) C
2 13 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) STL
3 12 (46.15%) Linux
4 11 (42.31%) Computer Science
5 10 (38.46%) UNIX
5 10 (38.46%) Degree
6 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
6 9 (34.62%) Android
7 8 (30.77%) Apple iOS
7 8 (30.77%) MFC
8 7 (26.92%) SQL
8 7 (26.92%) OO
8 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
8 7 (26.92%) Mac OS X
8 7 (26.92%) Multithreading
8 7 (26.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 5 (19.23%) C#
9 5 (19.23%) Perl
10 4 (15.38%) PHP
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 4 (15.38%) Windows
10 4 (15.38%) Python
10 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (15.38%) Workflow
11 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
11 3 (11.54%) QA
11 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
12 2 (7.69%) Physics

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 2 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JUnit
1 2 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Gerrit
2 1 (3.85%) GCC
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Bugzilla
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) C Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Implementation Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Research Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Operations Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 2 (7.69%) QA Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) C++ Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) Web Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) Java Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.85%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) STL
2 8 (30.77%) MFC
3 7 (26.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (7.69%) REST
4 2 (7.69%) CSS
4 2 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) .NET
5 1 (3.85%) XML
5 1 (3.85%) LAMP
5 1 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.69%) Physics
3 1 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) UNIX
3 9 (34.62%) Android
4 8 (30.77%) Apple iOS
5 7 (26.92%) Mac OS X
6 4 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) OO
1 7 (26.92%) Multithreading
2 4 (15.38%) Workflow
2 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) Strategic Management
4 2 (7.69%) Operations Research
4 2 (7.69%) Scrum
4 2 (7.69%) OOD
4 2 (7.69%) Manual Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Yield Management
4 2 (7.69%) BDD
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) TDD
4 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Demand Forecasting
5 1 (3.85%) Line Management
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) C
2 13 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 7 (26.92%) SQL
5 5 (19.23%) C#
5 5 (19.23%) Perl
6 4 (15.38%) PHP
6 4 (15.38%) Python
7 2 (7.69%) MATLAB
7 2 (7.69%) Objective-C
7 2 (7.69%) Ruby
7 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 2 (7.69%) R
7 2 (7.69%) VBA
8 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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