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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 25 38 56
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 18 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 6.34% 3.73% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.33% 7.84% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 7
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,750 £47,000
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
135 153 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 47.54% 47.52% 49.03%
Number of salaries quoted 127 138 159
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 18 September 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Peterborough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 20 (68.97%) Multithreading
2 19 (65.52%) Bash Shell
2 19 (65.52%) Windows
3 15 (51.72%) Java
3 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
4 14 (48.28%) C
4 14 (48.28%) Marketing
5 12 (41.38%) Android
6 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
6 11 (37.93%) Objective-C
7 10 (34.48%) Business Development
7 10 (34.48%) Mac OS
7 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
7 10 (34.48%) Hudson
7 10 (34.48%) Subversion
7 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
7 10 (34.48%) Android SDK
7 10 (34.48%) Cocoa
7 10 (34.48%) Eclipse
7 10 (34.48%) Perl
7 10 (34.48%) Python
8 9 (31.03%) Linux
8 9 (31.03%) Mac OS X
8 9 (31.03%) Qt
9 8 (27.59%) QA
9 8 (27.59%) OO
10 7 (24.14%) STL
10 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (24.14%) TDD
10 7 (24.14%) Boost C++ Libraries

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) ZigBee
1 4 (13.79%) GPRS
1 4 (13.79%) GSM
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
1 10 (34.48%) Hudson
1 10 (34.48%) Subversion
1 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
1 10 (34.48%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (48.28%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Java Developer
3 8 (27.59%) UI Programmer
3 8 (27.59%) UI Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Software Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) C++ Developer
4 5 (17.24%) C Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Principal Software Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) Android SDK
1 10 (34.48%) Cocoa
2 9 (31.03%) Qt
3 7 (24.14%) STL
3 7 (24.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 6 (20.69%) HTML
4 6 (20.69%) CSS
5 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
5 3 (10.34%) .NET
5 3 (10.34%) XML
5 3 (10.34%) jQuery
6 1 (3.45%) AWT
6 1 (3.45%) Swing
6 1 (3.45%) MFC
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Android
3 10 (34.48%) Mac OS
4 9 (31.03%) Linux
4 9 (31.03%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Multithreading
2 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
3 10 (34.48%) Business Development
4 8 (27.59%) OO
5 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (24.14%) TDD
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.79%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) Scrum
7 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.34%) Kanban
8 2 (6.90%) Android Development
9 1 (3.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) Bash Shell
2 15 (51.72%) Java
2 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
3 14 (48.28%) C
4 11 (37.93%) Objective-C
5 10 (34.48%) Perl
5 10 (34.48%) Python
6 3 (10.34%) C#
6 3 (10.34%) PHP
6 3 (10.34%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
Peterborough
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago