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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 17 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 79 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 13.23% 4.29% 5.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.82% 7.36% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 73 22 24
Average salary £32,500 £38,750 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% -19.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,750 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £44,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
362 299 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 60.64% 58.28% 68.37%
Number of salaries quoted 321 248 247
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +20 66 £32,500 -16.12% 1
Haverhill - 5 - -
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £32,500 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 79 (71.82%) C#
1 79 (71.82%) Java
2 69 (62.73%) Android
3 67 (60.91%) C
4 66 (60.00%) Objective-C
5 58 (52.73%) Apple iOS
6 57 (51.82%) HTML
7 54 (49.09%) Software Engineering
8 46 (41.82%) .NET
9 43 (39.09%) Computer Science
10 40 (36.36%) PHP
11 36 (32.73%) MySQL
12 33 (30.00%) Web Services
13 32 (29.09%) Firmware
14 31 (28.18%) Cybersecurity
15 30 (27.27%) Mobile Development
15 30 (27.27%) Big Data
15 30 (27.27%) Reverse Engineering
16 29 (26.36%) Cybercrime
17 28 (25.45%) Linux
17 28 (25.45%) SQL
18 27 (24.55%) Telecoms
18 27 (24.55%) Mobile App
18 27 (24.55%) Mobile Application Development
19 25 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
20 24 (21.82%) JavaScript
21 23 (20.91%) TCP/IP
22 20 (18.18%) Windows
22 20 (18.18%) Security Cleared
22 20 (18.18%) Multithreading

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 19 (17.27%) Apache Pig
2 13 (11.82%) Node.js
3 11 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Mathematica
2 2 (1.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.91%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.91%) TCP/IP
2 19 (17.27%) Firewall
3 4 (3.64%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.91%) Modbus
4 1 (0.91%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (32.73%) MySQL
2 30 (27.27%) Big Data
3 19 (17.27%) Apache Hive
3 19 (17.27%) Hadoop
4 12 (10.91%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
General
1 27 (24.55%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.09%) Electronics
3 5 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (48.18%) Developer
2 44 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 36 (32.73%) Graduate
4 28 (25.45%) Graduate Developer
5 23 (20.91%) Software Developer
6 20 (18.18%) Graduate Software Developer
7 19 (17.27%) Applications Developer
7 19 (17.27%) Applications Engineer
7 19 (17.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 19 (17.27%) Graduate Applications Developer
7 19 (17.27%) Graduate Applications Engineer
7 19 (17.27%) Graduate Mobile Developer
7 19 (17.27%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 19 (17.27%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 15 (13.64%) C++ Developer
9 13 (11.82%) Consultant
10 11 (10.00%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
10 11 (10.00%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
10 11 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
11 10 (9.09%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (51.82%) HTML
2 46 (41.82%) .NET
3 33 (30.00%) Web Services
4 19 (17.27%) CSS
4 19 (17.27%) Java EE
4 19 (17.27%) STL
5 16 (14.55%) EJB
6 11 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 11 (10.00%) J2EE
6 11 (10.00%) Spring
6 11 (10.00%) XML
7 8 (7.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 7 (6.36%) CSS3
8 7 (6.36%) HTML5
8 7 (6.36%) jQuery
9 6 (5.45%) Qt
10 5 (4.55%) OpenCL
10 5 (4.55%) OpenGL
10 5 (4.55%) QML
10 5 (4.55%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 43 (39.09%) Computer Science
2 29 (26.36%) Cybercrime
3 27 (24.55%) Mobile App
4 19 (17.27%) Visualisation
5 11 (10.00%) iPhone
6 8 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (4.55%) Biometrics
7 5 (4.55%) CUDA
7 5 (4.55%) Smartcard
8 4 (3.64%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.82%) BBC
9 2 (1.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.91%) Mechatronics
10 1 (0.91%) Physics
10 1 (0.91%) Replication
10 1 (0.91%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 69 (62.73%) Android
2 58 (52.73%) Apple iOS
3 28 (25.45%) Linux
4 20 (18.18%) Windows
5 11 (10.00%) Windows Phone
6 8 (7.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (49.09%) Software Engineering
2 31 (28.18%) Cybersecurity
3 30 (27.27%) Mobile Development
3 30 (27.27%) Reverse Engineering
4 27 (24.55%) Mobile Application Development
5 25 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (18.18%) Multithreading
7 19 (17.27%) Ethical Hacking
7 19 (17.27%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (13.64%) Web Development
9 14 (12.73%) iOS Development
10 13 (11.82%) Android Development
11 12 (10.91%) Coaching
11 12 (10.91%) Mentoring
12 11 (10.00%) Automated Testing
12 11 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (10.00%) Integration Testing
12 11 (10.00%) Network Design
13 9 (8.18%) Data Management
14 8 (7.27%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 79 (71.82%) C#
1 79 (71.82%) Java
2 67 (60.91%) C
3 66 (60.00%) Objective-C
4 40 (36.36%) PHP
5 28 (25.45%) SQL
6 24 (21.82%) JavaScript
7 19 (17.27%) Python
8 13 (11.82%) Embedded C
8 13 (11.82%) Embedded C++
9 5 (4.55%) GLSL
9 5 (4.55%) MATLAB
10 4 (3.64%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.91%) VC++
Qualifications
1 20 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 19 (17.27%) CCNA
2 19 (17.27%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (17.27%) CISSP
2 19 (17.27%) GIAC
2 19 (17.27%) Linux+ Certification
2 19 (17.27%) MCSE
2 19 (17.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (17.27%) SANS
2 19 (17.27%) SSCP
3 17 (15.45%) Degree
4 15 (13.64%) DV Cleared
5 11 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.18%) QA
2 5 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 7816
3 1 (0.91%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (29.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (6.36%) Atmel
2 3 (2.73%) Google
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle
4 1 (0.91%) Cisco
4 1 (0.91%) EMC
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
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