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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 58 51 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -44
Permanent jobs citing C++ 9 8 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.57% 1.88% 16.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 4.08% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 81
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
234 196 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 40.91% 46.12% 45.89%
Number of salaries quoted 191 186 219
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 March 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Swindon

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 13 (81.25%) .NET
4 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (56.25%) Windows
6 8 (50.00%) Linux
6 8 (50.00%) Web Services
6 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (50.00%) SQL
6 8 (50.00%) jQuery
7 7 (43.75%) C
7 7 (43.75%) Degree
8 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (37.50%) CentOS
8 6 (37.50%) Wind River
8 6 (37.50%) Analytics
8 6 (37.50%) Data Transformation
8 6 (37.50%) Advertising
8 6 (37.50%) Debian
8 6 (37.50%) HTML
8 6 (37.50%) Java
8 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
8 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
9 5 (31.25%) MVC
9 5 (31.25%) MySQL
9 5 (31.25%) Web Development
10 3 (18.75%) OO
11 2 (12.50%) VC++

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (31.25%) MySQL
General
1 6 (37.50%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Data Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Software 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%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Development Team Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (50.00%) Web Services
2 8 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) WPF
5 1 (6.25%) POSIX
5 1 (6.25%) STL
5 1 (6.25%) MFC
5 1 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) ASIC
2 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Debian
3 6 (37.50%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) Analytics
2 6 (37.50%) Data Transformation
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) Web Development
4 3 (18.75%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) Volume Testing
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) C
4 6 (37.50%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) VB
5 2 (12.50%) VC++
6 1 (6.25%) Python
6 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PhD
2 1 (6.25%) MBA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
1 6 (37.50%) Wind River
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excllent Package
Posted: 10 days ago
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