The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 22 30 14
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Permanent jobs citing C++ 45 11 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 15.46% 5.39% 15.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.74% 11.34% 23.03%
Number of salaries quoted 43 10 30
Average salary £50,000 £33,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,750 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
C++
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reigate region.

Programming Languages Category
Reigate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
228 97 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 78.35% 47.55% 69.33%
Number of salaries quoted 220 90 155
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Reigate region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

C++
Salary Trend in Reigate

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Reigate region.

C++ Salary Trend in Reigate

C++
Salary Histogram in Reigate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Reigate region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Reigate

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reigate 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 97 (100.00%) C#
2 84 (86.60%) Degree
3 77 (79.38%) Mathematics
4 71 (73.20%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (70.10%) Java
6 60 (61.86%) Finance
7 58 (59.79%) .NET
8 54 (55.67%) SQL Server
9 52 (53.61%) Computer Science
10 48 (49.48%) OO
10 48 (49.48%) Microsoft
11 44 (45.36%) Visual Studio
11 44 (45.36%) NUnit
11 44 (45.36%) Rhino Mocks
12 42 (43.30%) Test Automation
12 42 (43.30%) SQL
13 41 (42.27%) Software Engineering
14 39 (40.21%) QA
15 35 (36.08%) Financial Modelling
15 35 (36.08%) Test Strategy
16 33 (34.02%) User Stories
17 32 (32.99%) Software Testing
18 31 (31.96%) Unit Testing
18 31 (31.96%) HTML
18 31 (31.96%) CSS
18 31 (31.96%) JavaScript
18 31 (31.96%) CSS3
18 31 (31.96%) HTML5
19 24 (24.74%) Regression Testing
19 24 (24.74%) Validation

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reigate 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.

Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (55.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 44 (45.36%) Visual Studio
1 44 (45.36%) NUnit
1 44 (45.36%) Rhino Mocks
2 18 (18.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (17.53%) TestComplete
3 17 (17.53%) Ranorex
4 14 (14.43%) WinRunner
5 13 (13.40%) Selenium
General
1 60 (61.86%) Finance
2 10 (10.31%) Banking
3 9 (9.28%) Investment Banking
3 9 (9.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (86.60%) Developer
2 49 (50.52%) Software Developer
3 41 (42.27%) C# Developer
4 34 (35.05%) Analyst
5 28 (28.87%) Tester
6 24 (24.74%) QA Tester
6 24 (24.74%) QA Analyst
7 16 (16.49%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (15.46%) .NET Developer
9 14 (14.43%) Automation Engineer
10 13 (13.40%) Automation Analyst
10 13 (13.40%) QA Automation Engineer
10 13 (13.40%) Software Engineer
10 13 (13.40%) QA Engineer
11 12 (12.37%) Test Analyst
12 11 (11.34%) QA Test Analyst
12 11 (11.34%) Automated Test Analyst
13 9 (9.28%) Developer Analyst
13 9 (9.28%) C# Software Engineer
13 9 (9.28%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (59.79%) .NET
2 31 (31.96%) HTML
2 31 (31.96%) CSS
2 31 (31.96%) CSS3
2 31 (31.96%) HTML5
3 9 (9.28%) WPF
3 9 (9.28%) WinForms
4 4 (4.12%) Web Services
4 4 (4.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 77 (79.38%) Mathematics
2 52 (53.61%) Computer Science
3 20 (20.62%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.15%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (73.20%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (49.48%) OO
3 42 (43.30%) Test Automation
4 41 (42.27%) Software Engineering
5 35 (36.08%) Financial Modelling
5 35 (36.08%) Test Strategy
6 33 (34.02%) User Stories
7 32 (32.99%) Software Testing
8 31 (31.96%) Unit Testing
9 24 (24.74%) Regression Testing
9 24 (24.74%) Validation
9 24 (24.74%) Code Coverage
9 24 (24.74%) Workflow
9 24 (24.74%) Workflow Management
9 24 (24.74%) Performance Testing
10 15 (15.46%) Software Architecture
11 11 (11.34%) Risk Management
12 9 (9.28%) TDD
13 7 (7.22%) Analytics
13 7 (7.22%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 97 (100.00%) C#
2 68 (70.10%) Java
3 42 (43.30%) SQL
4 31 (31.96%) JavaScript
5 20 (20.62%) Delphi
6 4 (4.12%) Python
7 3 (3.09%) VB
7 3 (3.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 84 (86.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (40.21%) QA
2 4 (4.12%) Solvency II
2 4 (4.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 24 (24.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (49.48%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.37%) TOWER Software
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