The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Royston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 5 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 22.22% 50.00% 4.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.58% 100.00% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £27,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -46.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
C++
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Royston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 70.37% 50.00% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 12
Average salary £45,000 £27,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -22.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

C++
Salary Trend in Royston

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

C++ Salary Trend in Royston

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Royston 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 12 (70.59%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) Linux
4 8 (47.06%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (41.18%) Degree
5 7 (41.18%) Python
5 7 (41.18%) C
6 6 (35.29%) Chemistry
6 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
6 6 (35.29%) Marketing
7 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
7 5 (29.41%) WebSphere
7 5 (29.41%) .NET
7 5 (29.41%) J2EE
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) OO
7 5 (29.41%) IBM
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) Mac OS X
7 5 (29.41%) Qt
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (23.53%) Machine to Machine
8 4 (23.53%) Computer Architecture
8 4 (23.53%) OpenLink
8 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
8 4 (23.53%) C#
8 4 (23.53%) Android
8 4 (23.53%) iSeries
8 4 (23.53%) Ethernet

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Royston by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Royston 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 5 (29.41%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (47.06%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (35.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) J2EE
1 5 (29.41%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Chemistry
2 4 (23.53%) iSeries
2 4 (23.53%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Mac OS X
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) Android
5 3 (17.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 5 (29.41%) OO
2 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
3 4 (23.53%) Computer Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 3 (17.65%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) Python
3 7 (41.18%) C
4 4 (23.53%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) IBM
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) OpenLink