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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 4 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 8 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 20.51% 13.64% 18.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.33% 31.58% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £43,750 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
15 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 38.46% 43.18% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 2
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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++
Salary Histogram in Royston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Royston region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Royston

C++
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 16 (55.17%) Linux
1 16 (55.17%) QA
2 15 (51.72%) Chemistry
2 15 (51.72%) Web Development
3 12 (41.38%) Qt
4 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
5 10 (34.48%) Windows
6 9 (31.03%) Mac OS X
6 9 (31.03%) Degree
7 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (24.14%) C
8 7 (24.14%) C#
9 6 (20.69%) .NET
10 4 (13.79%) Java
10 4 (13.79%) Embedded C
10 4 (13.79%) Embedded C++
11 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
11 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
12 2 (6.90%) SQL
13 1 (3.45%) Python
13 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
13 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
13 1 (3.45%) Android
13 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
13 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (3.45%) SDLC

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Royston by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Software Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) C++ Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Graduate
3 4 (13.79%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) QA Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Software QA Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) QA Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Programmer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Software Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) Qt
2 6 (20.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Chemistry
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) Windows
3 9 (31.03%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.45%) Android
4 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Web Development
2 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
3 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) SDLC
5 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) C
1 7 (24.14%) C#
2 4 (13.79%) Embedded C
2 4 (13.79%) Embedded C++
2 4 (13.79%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (55.17%) QA