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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 32 23 45
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +22
Permanent jobs citing C++ 26 49 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.06% 8.86% 4.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.08% 14.08% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 47 31
Average salary £34,250 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.86% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,100 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
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
258 348 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 60.14% 62.93% 57.21%
Number of salaries quoted 227 332 366
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 19 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 19 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 -9 14 £37,500 +4.16% 3
Stowmarket - 4 - -
Southwold - 2 £27,500 - 1
Halesworth - 1 £22,500 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 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 22 (51.16%) Java
2 20 (46.51%) Degree
3 18 (41.86%) C#
4 17 (39.53%) Software Engineering
5 14 (32.56%) Cyber Security
5 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (30.23%) C
7 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
8 10 (23.26%) HTML
8 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
8 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
8 10 (23.26%) HTML5
9 8 (18.60%) jQuery
10 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (16.28%) .NET
10 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
10 7 (16.28%) Signal Processing
10 7 (16.28%) Android
10 7 (16.28%) Android SDK
11 6 (13.95%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (11.63%) SQL
12 5 (11.63%) Electronics
12 5 (11.63%) REST
13 4 (9.30%) Network Management
13 4 (9.30%) Digital Signal Processing
13 4 (9.30%) Information Assurance
13 4 (9.30%) Chartered Engineer
13 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
13 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
13 4 (9.30%) User Experience

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 (9.30%) ColdFusion
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.65%) DVB
2 1 (2.33%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
General
1 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.93%) C++ Developer
3 9 (20.93%) Software Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) C++/Java Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Web Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.30%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Junior
6 4 (9.30%) Java Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Software Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded Software Developer
8 1 (2.33%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) HTML
1 10 (23.26%) HTML5
2 8 (18.60%) jQuery
3 7 (16.28%) .NET
3 7 (16.28%) Android SDK
4 5 (11.63%) REST
5 4 (9.30%) SOAP
5 4 (9.30%) GWT
5 4 (9.30%) Ajax
5 4 (9.30%) Dojo
6 2 (4.65%) WCF
7 1 (2.33%) Flash
7 1 (2.33%) CGI
7 1 (2.33%) CSS
7 1 (2.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.95%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (9.30%) User Experience
4 4 (9.30%) Robotics
4 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.98%) Smartphone
5 3 (6.98%) Firmware
6 2 (4.65%) MPEG
6 2 (4.65%) Mechatronics
7 1 (2.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Android
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Software Engineering
2 14 (32.56%) Cyber Security
3 7 (16.28%) Signal Processing
3 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.30%) TDD
4 4 (9.30%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (9.30%) OOP
4 4 (9.30%) OO
4 4 (9.30%) Project Management
4 4 (9.30%) Information Assurance
4 4 (9.30%) Network Management
4 4 (9.30%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (4.65%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.65%) Scrum
6 1 (2.33%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) Java
2 18 (41.86%) C#
3 13 (30.23%) C
4 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.63%) SQL
6 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.30%) Embedded C
6 4 (9.30%) Embedded C++
6 4 (9.30%) MATLAB
7 2 (4.65%) VB6
7 2 (4.65%) VB
7 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.65%) PHP
8 1 (2.33%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.33%) Python
8 1 (2.33%) Ruby
8 1 (2.33%) Lua
8 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (46.51%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) Chartered Engineer
2 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) HND
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Google
2 1 (2.33%) Xilinx
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle
Ipswich, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18k-25k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Easy Software
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Southwold
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago