The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 43 30 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 16 38 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.81% 6.44% 3.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.65% 9.52% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 37 16
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
283 399 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 67.38% 67.63% 57.19%
Number of salaries quoted 237 389 316
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
East of England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +2 12 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Newmarket -1 3 £45,000 +50.00%
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 14 (48.28%) C#
2 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
3 12 (41.38%) HTML
4 11 (37.93%) Degree
5 10 (34.48%) HTML5
6 8 (27.59%) Java
6 8 (27.59%) jQuery
7 7 (24.14%) C
7 7 (24.14%) Cyber Security
8 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
8 6 (20.69%) Google
9 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
9 5 (17.24%) MATLAB
9 5 (17.24%) OOP
9 5 (17.24%) OO
9 5 (17.24%) REST
10 4 (13.79%) Dojo
10 4 (13.79%) GWT
10 4 (13.79%) ColdFusion
10 4 (13.79%) SOAP
10 4 (13.79%) TDD
10 4 (13.79%) Ajax
11 3 (10.34%) CSS
11 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
12 2 (6.90%) Network Management
12 2 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (6.90%) Embedded Software Development
12 2 (6.90%) MarkLogic
12 2 (6.90%) Project Management
12 2 (6.90%) XHTML

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (13.79%) ColdFusion
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) XMetaL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MarkLogic
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Software Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
2 6 (20.69%) C++ Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Web Developer
4 4 (13.79%) C++/Java Developer
4 4 (13.79%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) XML Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior C++ Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) HTML
2 10 (34.48%) HTML5
3 8 (27.59%) jQuery
4 5 (17.24%) REST
5 4 (13.79%) Dojo
5 4 (13.79%) GWT
5 4 (13.79%) SOAP
5 4 (13.79%) Ajax
6 3 (10.34%) CSS
7 2 (6.90%) XHTML
7 2 (6.90%) XML Schema
7 2 (6.90%) XML
7 2 (6.90%) XSL
7 2 (6.90%) XSLT
7 2 (6.90%) .NET
8 1 (3.45%) WinForms
8 1 (3.45%) CGI
8 1 (3.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.90%) Ontologies
2 2 (6.90%) Semantic Web
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Cyber Security
2 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
3 5 (17.24%) OOP
3 5 (17.24%) OO
4 4 (13.79%) TDD
5 2 (6.90%) Network Management
5 2 (6.90%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Information Assurance
5 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (6.90%) RDF
6 1 (3.45%) Scrum
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.45%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) C#
2 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
3 8 (27.59%) Java
4 7 (24.14%) C
5 5 (17.24%) MATLAB
6 2 (6.90%) PHP
6 2 (6.90%) SQL
6 2 (6.90%) VBA
7 1 (3.45%) VB
7 1 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (3.45%) Lua
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) HND
2 2 (6.90%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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