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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 34 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 11 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.33% 4.84% 3.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.75% 9.79% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 12
Average salary £42,500 £50,360 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.60% +18.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £37,500 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
142 143 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 43.03% 49.48% 50.29%
Number of salaries quoted 118 137 154
Average salary £40,000 £40,150 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.37% +0.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,900 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 3 July 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Peterborough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (63.64%) Java
1 14 (63.64%) C
2 13 (59.09%) Linux
3 10 (45.45%) UNIX
4 9 (40.91%) SQL
4 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
5 8 (36.36%) STL
5 8 (36.36%) OO
5 8 (36.36%) Android
6 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
6 7 (31.82%) Apple iOS
6 7 (31.82%) Degree
6 7 (31.82%) Perl
6 7 (31.82%) PHP
7 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 6 (27.27%) Mac OS X
7 6 (27.27%) Multithreading
8 5 (22.73%) C#
8 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
9 4 (18.18%) Workflow
9 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (18.18%) Python
9 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
10 3 (13.64%) Physics
10 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (13.64%) OOD
10 3 (13.64%) Windows
10 3 (13.64%) .NET
10 3 (13.64%) MFC
10 3 (13.64%) Google

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (4.55%) SAS
1 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Gerrit
2 1 (4.55%) GCC
General
1 2 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) C++ Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) C Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Graduate
4 4 (18.18%) Implementation Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Implementation Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Trainee Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Trainee
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) STL
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) MFC
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (4.55%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) LAMP
4 1 (4.55%) Ajax
4 1 (4.55%) JSON
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Physics
3 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.55%) PMI
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) UNIX
3 8 (36.36%) Android
4 7 (31.82%) Apple iOS
5 6 (27.27%) Mac OS X
6 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) OO
2 6 (27.27%) Multithreading
3 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 4 (18.18%) Workflow
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) OOD
6 2 (9.09%) OOP
6 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.55%) Strategic Management
7 1 (4.55%) Operations Research
7 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.55%) Release Management
7 1 (4.55%) Yield Management
7 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.55%) Static Code Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Demand Forecasting
7 1 (4.55%) Line Management
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Java
1 14 (63.64%) C
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) Perl
3 7 (31.82%) PHP
4 5 (22.73%) C#
5 4 (18.18%) Python
5 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.09%) AWK
6 2 (9.09%) Lua
6 2 (9.09%) Tcl
6 2 (9.09%) sed
7 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
7 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.55%) R
7 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Google
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago