The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 18 18 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 7 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 6.48% 3.48% 4.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.22% 8.51% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 11
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
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 Stevenage region.

Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 47 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 42.59% 40.87% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 40 46 74
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

C++
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

C++ Salary Trend in Stevenage

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 9 (81.82%) Degree
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) XML
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) VB.NET
3 8 (72.73%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) SAS
7 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) Firmware
7 1 (9.09%) OpenGL
7 1 (9.09%) DirectX
7 1 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (9.09%) Java
7 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
7 1 (9.09%) Logistics
7 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 1 (9.09%) Windows
7 1 (9.09%) Web Services
7 1 (9.09%) Electronics
7 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
7 1 (9.09%) Device Driver

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 1 (9.09%) NetBeans
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Games
1 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) HTML CSS Developer
2 8 (72.73%) HTML Developer
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript Developer
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Principal Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
1 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) DirectX
2 1 (9.09%) OpenGL
2 1 (9.09%) Qt
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Web Development
2 1 (9.09%) Logistics
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) VB.NET
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft