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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 39 20 48
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +28
Permanent jobs citing C++ 24 49 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.62% 8.94% 4.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.92% 14.08% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 21 46 26
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,250 £54,500
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
269 348 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 63.00% 63.50% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 244 336 349
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -12 13 £36,250 -3.33% 3
Newmarket 0 3 £45,000 +50.00%
Southwold - 2 £27,500 - 2
Stowmarket - 2 - - 2
Halesworth - 1 £22,500 - 1
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 18 (50.00%) Java
2 17 (47.22%) C#
3 15 (41.67%) Degree
4 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (33.33%) Cyber Security
5 11 (30.56%) HTML
6 10 (27.78%) HTML5
7 9 (25.00%) C
8 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
8 8 (22.22%) jQuery
9 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
10 6 (16.67%) .NET
11 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
11 5 (13.89%) REST
11 5 (13.89%) Android
11 5 (13.89%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (13.89%) Android SDK
12 4 (11.11%) Network Management
12 4 (11.11%) Chartered Engineer
12 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
12 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
12 4 (11.11%) Information Assurance
12 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
12 4 (11.11%) Electronics
12 4 (11.11%) TDD
12 4 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (11.11%) Ajax
12 4 (11.11%) Google
12 4 (11.11%) Dojo

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 4 (11.11%) ColdFusion
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) XMetaL
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) MarkLogic
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
General
1 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 7 (19.44%) C++ Developer
3 7 (19.44%) C++/Java Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Software Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Web Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Java Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Junior
8 2 (5.56%) Junior Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (2.78%) XML Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Junior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Embedded Software Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) HTML
2 10 (27.78%) HTML5
3 8 (22.22%) jQuery
4 6 (16.67%) .NET
5 5 (13.89%) REST
5 5 (13.89%) Android SDK
6 4 (11.11%) GWT
6 4 (11.11%) Ajax
6 4 (11.11%) Dojo
6 4 (11.11%) SOAP
7 2 (5.56%) CSS
8 1 (2.78%) WCF
8 1 (2.78%) XML
8 1 (2.78%) XSL
8 1 (2.78%) XSLT
8 1 (2.78%) XHTML
8 1 (2.78%) XML Schema
8 1 (2.78%) CGI
8 1 (2.78%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.33%) Smartphone
5 2 (5.56%) Robotics
6 1 (2.78%) Mechatronics
6 1 (2.78%) Ontologies
6 1 (2.78%) Firmware
6 1 (2.78%) Semantic Web
6 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 12 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 4 (11.11%) TDD
2 4 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (11.11%) Information Assurance
2 4 (11.11%) Network Management
2 4 (11.11%) OOP
2 4 (11.11%) OO
2 4 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (8.33%) Signal Processing
4 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.56%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (2.78%) Scrum
5 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.78%) RDF
5 1 (2.78%) Android Development
5 1 (2.78%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) Java
2 17 (47.22%) C#
3 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.00%) C
5 4 (11.11%) MATLAB
6 3 (8.33%) SQL
7 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.56%) PHP
7 2 (5.56%) Embedded C
7 2 (5.56%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.78%) VB6
8 1 (2.78%) Lua
8 1 (2.78%) VB
8 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) Chartered Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) HND
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
Ipswich, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18k-25k + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Suffolk
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southwold, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halesworth, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Southwold
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago