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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 41 18 62
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +44
Permanent jobs citing C++ 20 52 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.37% 10.51% 2.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.83% 15.66% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 20 50 16
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,250 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
293 332 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 63.97% 67.07% 71.38%
Number of salaries quoted 243 300 382
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 2014. 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 -22 8 £35,000 -22.65%
Woodbridge 0 1 £37,500 +108.33%
Newmarket - 1 £50,000 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 32 (65.31%) Java
2 31 (63.27%) Software Engineering
3 27 (55.10%) Degree
4 17 (34.69%) C#
5 16 (32.65%) C
5 16 (32.65%) Computer Science
6 14 (28.57%) Android
6 14 (28.57%) .NET
6 14 (28.57%) SQL
6 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
7 13 (26.53%) Android SDK
8 12 (24.49%) Linux
8 12 (24.49%) T-SQL
9 11 (22.45%) Cyber Security
9 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
11 9 (18.37%) Signal Processing
12 7 (14.29%) Scrum
12 7 (14.29%) HTML
12 7 (14.29%) PHP
13 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
13 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
13 6 (12.24%) Embedded Software Development
14 5 (10.20%) Embedded Systems
14 5 (10.20%) WCF
14 5 (10.20%) Robotics
14 5 (10.20%) VB6
14 5 (10.20%) VB
14 5 (10.20%) VB.NET

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.04%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.12%) DVB
2 3 (6.12%) VoIP
3 2 (4.08%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) MySQL
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.08%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Software Engineer
2 20 (40.82%) Developer
3 11 (22.45%) C++ Developer
4 10 (20.41%) Java Developer
5 9 (18.37%) C++/Java Developer
6 8 (16.33%) Junior
7 6 (12.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Junior Software Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
10 3 (6.12%) Architect
10 3 (6.12%) Junior Developer
11 2 (4.08%) Embedded Software Developer
11 2 (4.08%) Graduate
11 2 (4.08%) Software Architect
11 2 (4.08%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 2 (4.08%) Java Engineer
12 1 (2.04%) Front-End Developer
12 1 (2.04%) Mobile Developer
12 1 (2.04%) Systems Engineer
12 1 (2.04%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) .NET
2 13 (26.53%) Android SDK
3 7 (14.29%) HTML
4 5 (10.20%) WCF
5 4 (8.16%) HTML5
6 3 (6.12%) REST
6 3 (6.12%) SOAP
6 3 (6.12%) jQuery
7 2 (4.08%) XML
7 2 (4.08%) Flash
7 2 (4.08%) CSS
8 1 (2.04%) GWT
8 1 (2.04%) CSS3
8 1 (2.04%) QML
8 1 (2.04%) OpenCL
8 1 (2.04%) CGI
8 1 (2.04%) OpenGL
8 1 (2.04%) LAMP
8 1 (2.04%) Ajax
8 1 (2.04%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Computer Science
2 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.20%) Robotics
3 5 (10.20%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (6.12%) Mechatronics
4 3 (6.12%) MPEG
4 3 (6.12%) Smartphone
5 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
5 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.04%) User Experience
6 1 (2.04%) Open Source
6 1 (2.04%) CUDA
6 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Android
2 12 (24.49%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (63.27%) Software Engineering
2 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.45%) Cyber Security
4 9 (18.37%) Signal Processing
5 7 (14.29%) Scrum
6 6 (12.24%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (10.20%) OO
8 4 (8.16%) OOP
8 4 (8.16%) Digital Signal Processing
9 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.08%) Android Development
9 2 (4.08%) Project Management
9 2 (4.08%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (4.08%) Network Management
9 2 (4.08%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.08%) Information Assurance
10 1 (2.04%) 3D Modelling
10 1 (2.04%) Web Development
10 1 (2.04%) Analytics
10 1 (2.04%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) Java
2 17 (34.69%) C#
3 16 (32.65%) C
4 14 (28.57%) SQL
5 12 (24.49%) T-SQL
6 7 (14.29%) PHP
7 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
8 5 (10.20%) VB
8 5 (10.20%) VB.NET
8 5 (10.20%) VB6
8 5 (10.20%) Embedded C
9 4 (8.16%) Embedded C++
9 4 (8.16%) Ruby
10 2 (4.08%) Python
10 2 (4.08%) ActionScript
10 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
11 1 (2.04%) R
11 1 (2.04%) GLSL
11 1 (2.04%) VC++
11 1 (2.04%) Lua
Qualifications
1 27 (55.10%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) HND
3 1 (2.04%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle
1 1 (2.04%) Google
1 1 (2.04%) Xilinx
Suffolk
CPS Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 11 days ago
Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago