The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 57 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.20% 2.55% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 5.77% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 13
Median salary £25,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -27.77%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
220 260 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 43.22% 44.22% 43.32%
Number of salaries quoted 189 239 203
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for C++.

1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) C
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Wideband
4 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
4 2 (22.22%) Speech Recognition
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) Electronics
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) User Experience
4 2 (22.22%) Firmware
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) OOD
4 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
4 2 (22.22%) Bluetooth
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) ASIC
5 1 (11.11%) Data Security
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Nessus
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) C#

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (22.22%) Bluetooth
2 2 (22.22%) Wideband
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) sqlmap
General
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Bluetooth Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) DirectX
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) ASIC
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) OOD
3 2 (22.22%) Speech Recognition
4 1 (11.11%) Data Security
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Secure Coding
4 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Qualys
Swindon, Wiltshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 80k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Easy commute from Swindon, Newbury, Oxon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £22.500 + benefits with bonus potential.
Posted: 15 days ago