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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 43 24 65
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +41
Permanent jobs citing C++ 18 36 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.80% 8.20% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.43% 12.41% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 9
Average salary £37,500 £48,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +47.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £35,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £36,000
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
280 290 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 59.07% 66.06% 72.50%
Number of salaries quoted 231 246 362
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 14 £37,500 -21.87% 3
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 35 (61.40%) Software Engineering
2 31 (54.39%) Java
3 24 (42.11%) Degree
4 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (31.58%) C
6 17 (29.82%) C#
6 17 (29.82%) Linux
7 16 (28.07%) Computer Science
8 15 (26.32%) Android
9 14 (24.56%) .NET
10 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
10 13 (22.81%) HTML
10 13 (22.81%) SQL
10 13 (22.81%) Android SDK
11 12 (21.05%) T-SQL
12 11 (19.30%) Visualisation
13 9 (15.79%) Signal Processing
13 9 (15.79%) CSS
14 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (14.04%) Cyber Security
14 8 (14.04%) jQuery
14 8 (14.04%) Data Management
15 7 (12.28%) Embedded Systems
15 7 (12.28%) HTML5
15 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
15 7 (12.28%) Scrum
15 7 (12.28%) OpenGL
15 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
15 7 (12.28%) OO
15 7 (12.28%) Embedded C

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (1.75%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.26%) DVB
2 3 (5.26%) VoIP
3 2 (3.51%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.51%) Big Data
General
1 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.02%) Electronics
3 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) Software Engineer
2 24 (42.11%) Developer
3 13 (22.81%) C++ Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Junior
5 8 (14.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Java Developer
7 6 (10.53%) C++/Java Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Junior Software Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Junior Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Architect
11 2 (3.51%) Graduate
11 2 (3.51%) Software Architect
11 2 (3.51%) Embedded Software Developer
11 2 (3.51%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 2 (3.51%) Senior Software Engineer
11 2 (3.51%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 2 (3.51%) Firmware Engineer
11 2 (3.51%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) .NET
2 13 (22.81%) HTML
2 13 (22.81%) Android SDK
3 9 (15.79%) CSS
4 8 (14.04%) jQuery
5 7 (12.28%) HTML5
5 7 (12.28%) OpenGL
6 6 (10.53%) CSS3
6 6 (10.53%) Qt
7 5 (8.77%) WCF
7 5 (8.77%) QML
7 5 (8.77%) OpenCL
8 3 (5.26%) Web Services
9 2 (3.51%) XML
9 2 (3.51%) Flash
9 2 (3.51%) SOAP
9 2 (3.51%) REST
10 1 (1.75%) LAMP
10 1 (1.75%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Computer Science
2 11 (19.30%) Visualisation
3 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (12.28%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (8.77%) CUDA
5 5 (8.77%) Robotics
6 4 (7.02%) Statistics
7 3 (5.26%) Smartphone
7 3 (5.26%) Mechatronics
7 3 (5.26%) MPEG
7 3 (5.26%) BBC
8 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
8 2 (3.51%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.75%) Open Source
9 1 (1.75%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Linux
2 15 (26.32%) Android
3 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (61.40%) Software Engineering
2 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.79%) Signal Processing
4 8 (14.04%) Cyber Security
4 8 (14.04%) Data Management
5 7 (12.28%) Scrum
5 7 (12.28%) OO
6 6 (10.53%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (8.77%) 3D Modelling
8 4 (7.02%) OOP
8 4 (7.02%) Analytics
8 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.02%) Digital Signal Processing
9 3 (5.26%) Android Development
9 3 (5.26%) UML
9 3 (5.26%) CRM
10 2 (3.51%) Project Management
10 2 (3.51%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (3.51%) Network Management
10 2 (3.51%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 31 (54.39%) Java
2 18 (31.58%) C
3 17 (29.82%) C#
4 13 (22.81%) SQL
5 12 (21.05%) T-SQL
6 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
6 7 (12.28%) Embedded C
7 6 (10.53%) PHP
8 5 (8.77%) VB
8 5 (8.77%) VB.NET
8 5 (8.77%) MATLAB
8 5 (8.77%) VB6
8 5 (8.77%) R
8 5 (8.77%) GLSL
9 4 (7.02%) Ruby
9 4 (7.02%) Embedded C++
9 4 (7.02%) VC++
10 2 (3.51%) Python
10 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.51%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (42.11%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) HND
3 1 (1.75%) PhD
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Google
2 1 (1.75%) Xilinx
Ipswich, Suffolk
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Suffolk
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Suffolk
CPS Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 21 days ago