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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 38 39 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 22 24 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.55% 5.69% 8.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.61% 9.13% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 45
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
229 263 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 47.31% 62.32% 63.04%
Number of salaries quoted 203 241 337
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +7 22 £35,000 -6.66% 4
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 45 (91.84%) Java
2 41 (83.67%) C#
3 22 (44.90%) Ruby
4 21 (42.86%) Python
5 20 (40.82%) Go
6 19 (38.78%) RabbitMQ
6 19 (38.78%) Games
6 19 (38.78%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (38.78%) Scrum
6 19 (38.78%) SOA
7 16 (32.65%) C
7 16 (32.65%) Mentoring
7 16 (32.65%) Software Engineering
8 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 14 (28.57%) .NET
9 13 (26.53%) Mobile App
10 12 (24.49%) Apple iOS
10 12 (24.49%) Online Games
10 12 (24.49%) Objective-C
11 11 (22.45%) Degree
11 11 (22.45%) Android
12 9 (18.37%) PHP
13 8 (16.33%) SQL
13 8 (16.33%) HTML
13 8 (16.33%) OO
13 8 (16.33%) Firmware
13 8 (16.33%) SDLC
14 7 (14.29%) Electronics
14 7 (14.29%) Linux
14 7 (14.29%) JavaScript

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 5 (10.20%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.04%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.20%) Firewall
3 1 (2.04%) Wireless
3 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.78%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (14.29%) MySQL
3 5 (10.20%) Hadoop
3 5 (10.20%) Apache Hive
3 5 (10.20%) Big Data
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 19 (38.78%) Games
2 7 (14.29%) Electronics
3 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.12%) Finance
5 2 (4.08%) Marketing
6 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (73.47%) Developer
2 20 (40.82%) Software Developer
3 16 (32.65%) Software Engineer
4 14 (28.57%) Graduate
5 8 (16.33%) Junior
5 8 (16.33%) Junior Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Junior Software Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Junior Software Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Graduate Software Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Lead Software Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Applications Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Software Applications Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Firmware Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Hardware Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) C++ Software Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) Software Consultant
10 1 (2.04%) Junior .NET Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Senior Consultant
10 1 (2.04%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.78%) RabbitMQ
2 14 (28.57%) .NET
3 8 (16.33%) HTML
4 7 (14.29%) Web Services
5 5 (10.20%) STL
5 5 (10.20%) Java EE
6 2 (4.08%) REST
6 2 (4.08%) SOAP
6 2 (4.08%) XML
7 1 (2.04%) Flash
7 1 (2.04%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 13 (26.53%) Mobile App
3 12 (24.49%) Online Games
4 5 (10.20%) Cybercrime
5 2 (4.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (4.08%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.04%) DTV
6 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Apple iOS
2 11 (22.45%) Android
3 7 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) SOA
1 19 (38.78%) Scrum
2 16 (32.65%) Software Engineering
2 16 (32.65%) Mentoring
3 8 (16.33%) SDLC
3 8 (16.33%) OO
4 6 (12.24%) OOP
4 6 (12.24%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (12.24%) Cyber Security
5 5 (10.20%) Multithreading
5 5 (10.20%) Reverse Engineering
5 5 (10.20%) Mobile Development
5 5 (10.20%) Ethical Hacking
5 5 (10.20%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Coaching
7 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.08%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.08%) MVC
9 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.04%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (91.84%) Java
2 41 (83.67%) C#
3 22 (44.90%) Ruby
4 21 (42.86%) Python
5 20 (40.82%) Go
6 16 (32.65%) C
7 12 (24.49%) Objective-C
8 9 (18.37%) PHP
9 8 (16.33%) SQL
10 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
12 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
12 2 (4.08%) Embedded C
12 2 (4.08%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) MCSE
2 5 (10.20%) CCNA
2 5 (10.20%) CISSP
2 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.20%) SSCP
2 5 (10.20%) Linux+ Certification
2 5 (10.20%) GIAC
3 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Atmel
2 1 (2.04%) SAP
2 1 (2.04%) Google
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Felixstowe, Suffolk
Itron Holding France
Posted: 7 days ago
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago