The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
South East / West Sussex
Rank 24 38 22
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs citing C++ 87 83 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 8.01% 7.67% 10.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.38% 12.54% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 82 81 99
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
650 662 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 59.85% 61.18% 56.03%
Number of salaries quoted 546 609 511
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

C++
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

C++ Salary Trend in West Sussex

C++
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in West Sussex

C++
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick +24 45 £52,500 -0.94% 3
Crawley +1 26 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Burgess Hill +18 9 £40,000 -11.11%
Horsham +13 3 £42,500 -7.10%
Haywards Heath -5 2 £39,000 +30.00%
East Grinstead +12 1 £37,500 -21.87%
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for C++.

1 97 (64.24%) Software Engineering
2 79 (52.32%) C#
3 77 (50.99%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (39.74%) Degree
5 59 (39.07%) Windows
6 53 (35.10%) Linux
7 52 (34.44%) Computer Science
8 48 (31.79%) C
9 37 (24.50%) Java
9 37 (24.50%) .NET
10 36 (23.84%) TDD
11 35 (23.18%) Multithreading
12 33 (21.85%) UML
13 31 (20.53%) CSS
13 31 (20.53%) HTML
14 28 (18.54%) Scrum
14 28 (18.54%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (17.88%) SQL
15 27 (17.88%) Visual Studio
15 27 (17.88%) Oracle
16 25 (16.56%) SQL Server
16 25 (16.56%) JavaScript
17 24 (15.89%) Unit Testing
18 23 (15.23%) Multithreaded Programming
19 22 (14.57%) .NET Framework
20 21 (13.91%) Assembly Language
21 19 (12.58%) MFC
21 19 (12.58%) STL
21 19 (12.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
22 18 (11.92%) Mathematics

C++
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.66%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (1.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.99%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.32%) Internet
2 2 (1.32%) NFC
3 1 (0.66%) CTI
3 1 (0.66%) HTTP
3 1 (0.66%) Modbus
3 1 (0.66%) Profibus
3 1 (0.66%) RS-485
3 1 (0.66%) VoIP
3 1 (0.66%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.56%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.92%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.95%) MySQL
4 6 (3.97%) Data Mining
4 6 (3.97%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.97%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.66%) DB2
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (17.88%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.32%) JIRA
3 2 (1.32%) MSTest
3 2 (1.32%) NUnit
3 2 (1.32%) StarTeam
3 2 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 12 (7.95%) Games
2 6 (3.97%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.65%) Electronics
4 2 (1.32%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.66%) Finance
5 1 (0.66%) French Language
5 1 (0.66%) German Language
5 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.66%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 57 (37.75%) Software Engineer
2 50 (33.11%) Developer
3 35 (23.18%) C++ Software Engineer
4 29 (19.21%) Senior Developer
5 23 (15.23%) C++ Developer
6 22 (14.57%) Programmer
7 19 (12.58%) Java Developer
8 18 (11.92%) Java Programmer
9 17 (11.26%) Software Test Engineer
9 17 (11.26%) Test Engineer
10 16 (10.60%) Software Developer
11 15 (9.93%) Senior Software Engineer
12 14 (9.27%) Embedded Engineer
12 14 (9.27%) Senior C++ Developer
12 14 (9.27%) Senior Java Developer
13 13 (8.61%) Analyst
13 13 (8.61%) Linux Developer
14 12 (7.95%) C# Software Engineer
14 12 (7.95%) C++ Software Developer
14 12 (7.95%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (24.50%) .NET
2 31 (20.53%) CSS
2 31 (20.53%) HTML
3 22 (14.57%) .NET Framework
4 19 (12.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 19 (12.58%) MFC
4 19 (12.58%) STL
5 16 (10.60%) WCF
6 15 (9.93%) JSP
7 13 (8.61%) OpenGL
8 11 (7.28%) XML
9 5 (3.31%) JSON
9 5 (3.31%) Web Services
9 5 (3.31%) WinForms
9 5 (3.31%) WPF
9 5 (3.31%) XSLT
10 4 (2.65%) DirectX
10 4 (2.65%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 3 (1.99%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.99%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 52 (34.44%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.92%) Mathematics
3 11 (7.28%) Visualisation
4 10 (6.62%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (5.96%) Smartcard
6 8 (5.30%) Physics
7 6 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.65%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (1.99%) AS400
10 2 (1.32%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.32%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.66%) CAN bus
11 1 (0.66%) Contactless
11 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.66%) Robotics
11 1 (0.66%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 59 (39.07%) Windows
2 53 (35.10%) Linux
3 9 (5.96%) Unix
4 3 (1.99%) VMS
5 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (64.24%) Software Engineering
2 77 (50.99%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (23.84%) TDD
4 35 (23.18%) Multithreading
5 33 (21.85%) UML
6 28 (18.54%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (18.54%) Scrum
7 24 (15.89%) Unit Testing
8 23 (15.23%) Multithreaded Programming
9 17 (11.26%) Automated Testing
9 17 (11.26%) Mentoring
10 13 (8.61%) OO
11 11 (7.28%) Test Strategy
12 10 (6.62%) Line Management
12 10 (6.62%) Web Design
13 9 (5.96%) Systems Analysis
14 7 (4.64%) Analytics
14 7 (4.64%) Data Analytics
15 6 (3.97%) Data Visualisation
15 6 (3.97%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (52.32%) C#
2 48 (31.79%) C
3 37 (24.50%) Java
4 27 (17.88%) SQL
5 25 (16.56%) JavaScript
6 21 (13.91%) Assembly Language
7 11 (7.28%) Embedded C++
8 10 (6.62%) Embedded C
9 6 (3.97%) Fortran
10 4 (2.65%) COBOL
10 4 (2.65%) HLSL
11 3 (1.99%) Delphi
11 3 (1.99%) RPG
12 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.32%) Python
12 2 (1.32%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.32%) VC++
13 1 (0.66%) PL/1
13 1 (0.66%) REXX
13 1 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 60 (39.74%) Degree
2 17 (11.26%) ISTQB
3 15 (9.93%) ISEB
4 6 (3.97%) PhD
5 3 (1.99%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.66%) MCSA
7 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.66%) DICOM
1 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (3.97%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.66%) Firmware
Vendors
1 27 (17.88%) Oracle
2 4 (2.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.32%) ANSYS
3 2 (1.32%) Perforce
4 1 (0.66%) EMC
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