The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 57 65 66
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 13 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.05% 2.16% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.23% 2.75% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 9
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £44,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
403 473 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 63.67% 78.57% 57.65%
Number of salaries quoted 377 362 354
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Suffolk

C++
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +1 12 £35,000 - 2
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Java
3 13 (38.24%) HTML
4 12 (35.29%) CSS
4 12 (35.29%) Data Management
4 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
4 12 (35.29%) Visualisation
5 11 (32.35%) jQuery
6 10 (29.41%) HTML5
6 10 (29.41%) CSS3
7 9 (26.47%) Linux
8 8 (23.53%) OpenGL
9 7 (20.59%) OO
9 7 (20.59%) C#
9 7 (20.59%) Qt
10 6 (17.65%) 3D Modelling
10 6 (17.65%) CUDA
10 6 (17.65%) QML
10 6 (17.65%) R
10 6 (17.65%) GLSL
10 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (17.65%) OpenCL
10 6 (17.65%) Python
10 6 (17.65%) MATLAB
10 6 (17.65%) Ruby
10 6 (17.65%) Mathematica
11 5 (14.71%) Games
11 5 (14.71%) OOP
11 5 (14.71%) Analytics
11 5 (14.71%) Go

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Dropbox
2 1 (2.94%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (14.71%) Games
2 2 (5.88%) Electronics
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) C++ Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Software Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Junior
6 3 (8.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Junior Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Firmware Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Firmware Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Systems Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.94%) Senior C++ Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (2.94%) Junior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) HTML
2 12 (35.29%) CSS
3 11 (32.35%) jQuery
4 10 (29.41%) HTML5
4 10 (29.41%) CSS3
5 8 (23.53%) OpenGL
6 7 (20.59%) Qt
7 6 (17.65%) QML
7 6 (17.65%) OpenCL
8 4 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (11.76%) Web Services
9 3 (8.82%) XML
9 3 (8.82%) SOAP
10 2 (5.88%) REST
11 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (2.94%) CGI
11 1 (2.94%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Visualisation
2 6 (17.65%) CUDA
3 5 (14.71%) Statistics
4 4 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
5 3 (8.82%) BBC
5 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.94%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.94%) DTV
6 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.94%) Robotics
6 1 (2.94%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Android
2 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) Data Management
2 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 7 (20.59%) OO
4 6 (17.65%) 3D Modelling
5 5 (14.71%) OOP
5 5 (14.71%) Analytics
6 4 (11.76%) SOA
6 4 (11.76%) UML
6 4 (11.76%) Scrum
7 3 (8.82%) CRM
7 3 (8.82%) Use Case
7 3 (8.82%) Performance Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Stress Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Mobile Development
8 2 (5.88%) Android Development
8 2 (5.88%) iOS Development
8 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.88%) Coaching
9 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) Java
2 7 (20.59%) C#
3 6 (17.65%) R
3 6 (17.65%) GLSL
3 6 (17.65%) Python
3 6 (17.65%) MATLAB
3 6 (17.65%) Ruby
4 5 (14.71%) Go
5 4 (11.76%) VC++
5 4 (11.76%) Embedded C
5 4 (11.76%) SQL
5 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.82%) C
6 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Google
2 1 (2.94%) SAP
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