The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 8 27 9
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 10.71% 1.45% 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 1.59% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £42,500 £62,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
C++
Somerset

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

Programming Languages Category
Street
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
12 63 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 42.86% 91.30% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 63 10
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £30,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Street

C++
Salary Trend in Street

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

C++ Salary Trend in Street

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Street 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 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Ajax
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Subversion
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 4 (44.44%) LAMP
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) OOP
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) PHP
3 4 (44.44%) MySQL
3 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) PHPUnit
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) Unified Communications
3 4 (44.44%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) OO PHP
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (33.33%) C
4 3 (33.33%) STL
4 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Street 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 (44.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) PHPUnit
2 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) PHP Developer
1 4 (44.44%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C++ Programmer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) SOAP
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) LAMP
1 4 (44.44%) Ajax
1 4 (44.44%) REST
2 3 (33.33%) OpenGL
2 3 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (33.33%) STL
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) OOP
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) TDD
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
1 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
1 4 (44.44%) BDD
1 4 (44.44%) OO PHP
2 3 (33.33%) CAD
2 3 (33.33%) PDM
2 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Product Management
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 3 (33.33%) C
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft