The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 67 67 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 -50
Permanent jobs citing C++ 7 6 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.08% 0.96% 9.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.18% 2.16% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 40
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £37,500 £42,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
220 278 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 33.95% 44.69% 53.06%
Number of salaries quoted 186 248 238
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

C++
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

C++ Salary Trend in Swindon

C++
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Swindon

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (45.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) VoIP
3 8 (40.00%) C
4 6 (30.00%) .NET
4 6 (30.00%) SS7
4 6 (30.00%) LTE
4 6 (30.00%) VoLTE
5 5 (25.00%) Java
5 5 (25.00%) Degree
6 4 (20.00%) MVC
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) Windows
6 4 (20.00%) OO
6 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.00%) Linux
7 3 (15.00%) OOP
7 3 (15.00%) MySQL
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (15.00%) Web Development
8 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (10.00%) WPF
8 2 (10.00%) UNIX
8 2 (10.00%) Web Services
8 2 (10.00%) SQL
8 2 (10.00%) VB
8 2 (10.00%) VC++

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) VoIP
2 6 (30.00%) SS7
2 6 (30.00%) LTE
2 6 (30.00%) VoLTE
3 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) C++ Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Development Team Manager
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.00%) WPF
3 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (5.00%) WCF
4 1 (5.00%) POSIX
4 1 (5.00%) STL
4 1 (5.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) ASIC
2 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.00%) Grid Computing
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) OO
2 4 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (15.00%) Web Development
3 3 (15.00%) OOP
4 1 (5.00%) Volume Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) OOD
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) C#
2 8 (40.00%) C
3 5 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) VB
4 2 (10.00%) VC++
4 2 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) PhD
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) MBA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
Swindon
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago