The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Towcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 8 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Towcester 20.00% 44.44% 87.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.67% 50.00% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 7
Average salary £42,000 £20,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+110.00% -46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++
Northamptonshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Towcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Towcester 75.00% 88.89% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 8
Average salary £45,000 £20,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+125.00% -46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Towcester

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Towcester

C++
Salary Trend in Towcester

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

C++ Salary Trend in Towcester

C++
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Towcester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Towcester 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Electronic Design Automation
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
2 5 (71.43%) Qt
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) OpenGL
3 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
3 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
4 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
5 2 (28.57%) Electronics
6 1 (14.29%) Workflow
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) XAML
6 1 (14.29%) OOD
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) OOP
6 1 (14.29%) Physics
6 1 (14.29%) Product Management
6 1 (14.29%) SDLC
6 1 (14.29%) Relational Database

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Towcester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Towcester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
2 5 (71.43%) Qt
2 5 (71.43%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
1 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
2 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Electronic Design Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) XAML
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-50k
Posted: 5 hours ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Mentor graphics (Ireland)
Salary: Very Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago