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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 43 23 37
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.86% 7.75% 3.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% 15.56% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 12
Average salary £22,500 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +16.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
156 135 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 44.83% 49.82% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 145 131 143
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £30,000 £28,825
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 10 (90.91%) C
2 8 (72.73%) OO
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) STL
4 6 (54.55%) UNIX
4 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
4 6 (54.55%) Mac OS X
4 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
4 6 (54.55%) Android
4 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
5 5 (45.45%) Java
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) OOD
7 3 (27.27%) PHP
7 3 (27.27%) Physics
7 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 3 (27.27%) Google
8 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (18.18%) Lua
8 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
8 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
8 2 (18.18%) Bitbucket
8 2 (18.18%) sed
8 2 (18.18%) AWK
8 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
8 2 (18.18%) Tcl
8 2 (18.18%) OOP
8 2 (18.18%) Python
8 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Bitbucket
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C++ Developer
3 5 (45.45%) C Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Graduate
5 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
6 2 (18.18%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Trainee Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Trainee
6 2 (18.18%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) Research Consultant
7 1 (9.09%) Operations Consultant
7 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) STL
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) MFC
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Physics
2 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
3 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Mac OS X
2 6 (54.55%) Android
2 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) OO
2 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
3 3 (27.27%) OOD
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Strategic Management
5 1 (9.09%) Operations Research
5 1 (9.09%) Yield Management
5 1 (9.09%) Demand Forecasting
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) sed
5 2 (18.18%) AWK
5 2 (18.18%) Lua
5 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) Perl
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) Tcl
6 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
6 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
6 1 (9.09%) R
6 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Google
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