The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 12 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 5.13% - 1.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.52% - 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £47,500 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21 40 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 53.85% 43.01% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 21
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
South East

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

C++
Salary Trend in Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Sussex region.

C++ Salary Trend in Sussex

C++
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 1 (33.33%) Windows CE
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) MFC
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) HND
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MFC
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows CE
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) HND