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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 55 61 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -50
Permanent jobs citing C++ 10 10 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.66% 1.76% 13.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.03% 3.82% 24.08%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 64
Average salary £36,250 £38,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.45% +7.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £36,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £42,500
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
199 262 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 33.06% 46.13% 54.07%
Number of salaries quoted 170 236 276
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,550 £45,196
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 19 December 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Swindon

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) C#
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
4 7 (43.75%) Degree
4 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) C
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) MySQL
6 5 (31.25%) Web Development
6 5 (31.25%) MVC
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 3 (18.75%) Web Services
8 3 (18.75%) jQuery
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) VoIP
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 3 (18.75%) OO
9 2 (12.50%) OOP
9 2 (12.50%) UNIX
9 2 (12.50%) PhD
9 2 (12.50%) VB
9 2 (12.50%) VC++
9 2 (12.50%) Python
9 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 2 (12.50%) Advertising

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) VoIP
2 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Software Development Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Development Team Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) jQuery
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) WPF
4 1 (6.25%) POSIX
4 1 (6.25%) STL
4 1 (6.25%) MFC
4 1 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) ASIC
2 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
2 1 (6.25%) Grid Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (6.25%) Debian
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) Web Development
2 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (6.25%) OOD
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Volume Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Data Transformation
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) C
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) VB
4 2 (12.50%) VC++
4 2 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) PhD
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) MBA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.25%) Wind River
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago