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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 40 15 41
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +26
Permanent jobs citing C++ 13 73 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.95% 11.99% 4.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.28% 19.57% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12 68 23
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £19,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £66,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
207 373 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 62.92% 61.25% 58.13%
Number of salaries quoted 193 327 258
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 March 2017.

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 March 2017. 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 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
Haverhill 0 6 £27,500 -
Ipswich -11 5 £32,500 +8.33%
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (43.33%) HTML
3 25 (41.67%) CSS
4 24 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 22 (36.67%) jQuery
5 22 (36.67%) HTML5
5 22 (36.67%) CSS3
6 18 (30.00%) C#
7 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
7 17 (28.33%) C
8 16 (26.67%) .NET
9 15 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 14 (23.33%) Git (software)
10 14 (23.33%) Web Development
10 14 (23.33%) Degree
11 13 (21.67%) Data Management
12 12 (20.00%) Android
13 11 (18.33%) Computer Science
13 11 (18.33%) Virtual Team
14 10 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
14 10 (16.67%) Multithreading
14 10 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 10 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (16.67%) NoSQL
14 10 (16.67%) High Availability
14 10 (16.67%) Telecoms
14 10 (16.67%) Visual Studio
14 10 (16.67%) Linux
14 10 (16.67%) OO
14 10 (16.67%) Unix

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 9 (15.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 9 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (15.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.67%) Ant
3 4 (6.67%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 9 (15.00%) Banking
2 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 9 (15.00%) Games
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (85.00%) Developer
2 30 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 22 (36.67%) Software Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Senior C++ Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.67%) C++ Software Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Software Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Programmer
7 5 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) C Developer
8 4 (6.67%) C/C++ Developer
8 4 (6.67%) C/C++ Software Developer
8 4 (6.67%) C++ GUI Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Graduate
8 4 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (6.67%) GUI Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Web Developer
9 3 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (5.00%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (43.33%) HTML
2 25 (41.67%) CSS
3 22 (36.67%) CSS3
3 22 (36.67%) HTML5
3 22 (36.67%) jQuery
4 16 (26.67%) .NET
5 15 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 10 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 9 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (15.00%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (15.00%) React
7 9 (15.00%) WPF
8 4 (6.67%) Qt
9 3 (5.00%) Java EE
10 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.67%) REST
10 1 (1.67%) SOAP
10 1 (1.67%) Spring
10 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Computer Science
1 11 (18.33%) Virtual Team
2 10 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.67%) Arduino
4 1 (1.67%) Cybercrime
4 1 (1.67%) iPhone
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.00%) Android
2 10 (16.67%) Linux
2 10 (16.67%) Unix
3 8 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.00%) Windows
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 14 (23.33%) Web Development
4 13 (21.67%) Data Management
5 10 (16.67%) High Availability
5 10 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
5 10 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 10 (16.67%) OO
6 9 (15.00%) Low Latency
6 9 (15.00%) MVC
6 9 (15.00%) MVVM
6 9 (15.00%) OOD
6 9 (15.00%) Physics
7 5 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 5 (8.33%) Visualisation
8 4 (6.67%) B2B
8 4 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (6.67%) Data Protection
9 3 (5.00%) Front End Development
9 3 (5.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.00%) C#
2 17 (28.33%) C
2 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.00%) Embedded C++
4 8 (13.33%) Java
5 7 (11.67%) PHP
6 6 (10.00%) Assembly Language
6 6 (10.00%) Delphi
6 6 (10.00%) Pascal
6 6 (10.00%) Python
6 6 (10.00%) SQL
7 4 (6.67%) Ruby
8 2 (3.33%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.67%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) PhD
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (3.33%) Cisco
2 1 (1.67%) Cloudera