The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 48 59 67
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 22 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.85% 2.52% 2.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.63% 3.99% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 13
Median salary £28,250 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.06% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £41,250 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
332 401 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 58.14% 63.15% 78.74%
Number of salaries quoted 316 375 364
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

C++
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

C++ Salary Trend in Suffolk

C++
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Suffolk

C++
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +9 19 £21,000 -40.00% 1
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for C++.

1 68 (69.39%) C#
2 66 (67.35%) Java
3 59 (60.20%) HTML
4 58 (59.18%) Android
5 55 (56.12%) Objective-C
6 51 (52.04%) C
7 45 (45.92%) .NET
7 45 (45.92%) Apple iOS
8 41 (41.84%) Software Engineering
8 41 (41.84%) Computer Science
9 39 (39.80%) PHP
10 35 (35.71%) MySQL
11 34 (34.69%) JavaScript
12 30 (30.61%) SQL
13 29 (29.59%) Windows
13 29 (29.59%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (28.57%) CSS
15 25 (25.51%) Web Services
16 23 (23.47%) Firmware
17 22 (22.45%) Python
17 22 (22.45%) Degree
18 21 (21.43%) Visualisation
19 20 (20.41%) Reverse Engineering
19 20 (20.41%) Security Cleared
19 20 (20.41%) Node.js
19 20 (20.41%) Big Data
19 20 (20.41%) Cybersecurity
19 20 (20.41%) Mobile Development
20 19 (19.39%) Cybercrime
20 19 (19.39%) Mobile Application Development

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (20.41%) Node.js
2 13 (13.27%) WebLogic
3 7 (7.14%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.02%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Mathematica
2 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.20%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.14%) Firewall
3 3 (3.06%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.02%) Modbus
4 1 (1.02%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (35.71%) MySQL
2 20 (20.41%) Big Data
3 13 (13.27%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.14%) Apache Hive
4 7 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (16.33%) Telecoms
2 11 (11.22%) Electronics
3 5 (5.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (53.06%) Developer
2 35 (35.71%) Graduate
3 27 (27.55%) Graduate Developer
4 25 (25.51%) Software Engineer
5 18 (18.37%) Software Developer
6 15 (15.31%) C++ Developer
6 15 (15.31%) Graduate Software Developer
7 14 (14.29%) Consultant
8 13 (13.27%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
8 13 (13.27%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
8 13 (13.27%) Technical Consultant
9 11 (11.22%) Applications Developer
9 11 (11.22%) Applications Engineer
9 11 (11.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 11 (11.22%) Graduate Applications Developer
9 11 (11.22%) Graduate Applications Engineer
9 11 (11.22%) Graduate Mobile Developer
9 11 (11.22%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 11 (11.22%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 11 (11.22%) Mobile Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (60.20%) HTML
2 45 (45.92%) .NET
3 28 (28.57%) CSS
4 25 (25.51%) Web Services
5 18 (18.37%) EJB
6 13 (13.27%) Hibernate
6 13 (13.27%) J2EE
6 13 (13.27%) Spring
6 13 (13.27%) XML
7 9 (9.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 9 (9.18%) jQuery
8 8 (8.16%) CSS3
8 8 (8.16%) HTML5
9 7 (7.14%) Java EE
9 7 (7.14%) STL
10 6 (6.12%) Qt
11 5 (5.10%) OpenCL
11 5 (5.10%) OpenGL
11 5 (5.10%) QML
11 5 (5.10%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 41 (41.84%) Computer Science
2 21 (21.43%) Visualisation
3 19 (19.39%) Cybercrime
3 19 (19.39%) Mobile App
4 13 (13.27%) iPhone
5 9 (9.18%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (5.10%) Biometrics
6 5 (5.10%) CUDA
6 5 (5.10%) Smartcard
7 3 (3.06%) Cryptography
8 2 (2.04%) BBC
8 2 (2.04%) Mechatronics
8 2 (2.04%) Robotics
9 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 58 (59.18%) Android
2 45 (45.92%) Apple iOS
3 29 (29.59%) Windows
4 17 (17.35%) Linux
5 13 (13.27%) Windows Phone
6 9 (9.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (41.84%) Software Engineering
2 29 (29.59%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (20.41%) Cybersecurity
3 20 (20.41%) Mobile Development
3 20 (20.41%) Reverse Engineering
4 19 (19.39%) Mobile Application Development
5 17 (17.35%) Web Development
6 16 (16.33%) iOS Development
7 15 (15.31%) Android Development
8 13 (13.27%) Automated Testing
8 13 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (13.27%) Integration Testing
8 13 (13.27%) Network Design
9 10 (10.20%) Data Management
10 9 (9.18%) High Availability
11 8 (8.16%) Multithreading
12 7 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
12 7 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
12 7 (7.14%) Software Architecture
13 5 (5.10%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 68 (69.39%) C#
2 66 (67.35%) Java
3 55 (56.12%) Objective-C
4 51 (52.04%) C
5 39 (39.80%) PHP
6 34 (34.69%) JavaScript
7 30 (30.61%) SQL
8 22 (22.45%) Python
9 19 (19.39%) Embedded C
9 19 (19.39%) Embedded C++
10 5 (5.10%) GLSL
10 5 (5.10%) Julia
10 5 (5.10%) MATLAB
11 4 (4.08%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.02%) VC++
Qualifications
1 22 (22.45%) Degree
2 20 (20.41%) Security Cleared
3 15 (15.31%) DV Cleared
4 13 (13.27%) SC Cleared
5 7 (7.14%) CCNA
5 7 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (7.14%) CISSP
5 7 (7.14%) GIAC
5 7 (7.14%) Linux+ Certification
5 7 (7.14%) MCSE
5 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.14%) SANS
5 7 (7.14%) SSCP
6 5 (5.10%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.33%) QA
2 5 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 7816
3 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (23.47%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (4.08%) Atmel
2 3 (3.06%) Google
3 1 (1.02%) EMC