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 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 58 30 15
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 48 107 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.74% 8.84% 12.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.83% 16.61% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 47 106 110
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++
South East

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
703 644 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 54.75% 53.22% 53.18%
Number of salaries quoted 630 603 532
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,970 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Horsham -3 22 £45,000 +28.57%
Burgess Hill 0 10 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Crawley -42 6 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Worthing -4 3 £42,500 +3.03% 1
Gatwick - 2 £28,000 -
East Grinstead - 1 £50,000 -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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++.

1 115 (81.56%) Software Engineering
2 70 (49.65%) Java
3 68 (48.23%) Visual Studio
4 53 (37.59%) Computer Science
5 52 (36.88%) Degree
6 51 (36.17%) UML
7 50 (35.46%) OO
8 48 (34.04%) C#
9 46 (32.62%) MFC
9 46 (32.62%) Windows
9 46 (32.62%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (30.50%) JavaScript
11 42 (29.79%) SQL
11 42 (29.79%) OOD
11 42 (29.79%) Multithreading
12 33 (23.40%) Linux
13 32 (22.70%) STL
13 32 (22.70%) Games
13 32 (22.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 31 (21.99%) SQL Server
15 28 (19.86%) C
16 27 (19.15%) HTML
16 27 (19.15%) XML
17 26 (18.44%) SDLC
18 25 (17.73%) Microsoft
19 24 (17.02%) Unit Testing
20 23 (16.31%) Mathematics
20 23 (16.31%) Qt
20 23 (16.31%) TDD
20 23 (16.31%) CSS

C++
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 14 (9.93%) Apache
1 14 (9.93%) Tomcat
2 12 (8.51%) IIS
3 3 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.42%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.42%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.42%) JBoss
4 2 (1.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.13%) MS Project
3 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.71%) CTI
2 1 (0.71%) Wireless
2 1 (0.71%) ZigBee
2 1 (0.71%) Modbus
2 1 (0.71%) GSM
2 1 (0.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.99%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.71%) MySQL
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 68 (48.23%) Visual Studio
2 11 (7.80%) Eclipse
3 8 (5.67%) Subversion
4 4 (2.84%) GCC
5 3 (2.13%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.42%) FxCop
6 2 (1.42%) dotCover
6 2 (1.42%) JUnit
6 2 (1.42%) Maven
6 2 (1.42%) StarTeam
6 2 (1.42%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.42%) NetBeans
6 2 (1.42%) NUnit
6 2 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 32 (22.70%) Games
2 12 (8.51%) Finance
3 6 (4.26%) Aerospace
4 5 (3.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 74 (52.48%) Software Engineer
2 51 (36.17%) Developer
3 49 (34.75%) C++ Software Engineer
4 24 (17.02%) Software Developer
5 23 (16.31%) C++ Developer
6 17 (12.06%) C++ Software Developer
7 14 (9.93%) Team Leader
8 13 (9.22%) Senior Software Engineer
9 12 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
10 11 (7.80%) Graduate
10 11 (7.80%) Web Developer
11 10 (7.09%) Software Team Leader
12 8 (5.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 8 (5.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
12 8 (5.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 7 (4.96%) Development Team Leader
13 7 (4.96%) Software Development Team Leader
14 6 (4.26%) Senior Developer
15 5 (3.55%) Programmer
15 5 (3.55%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (32.62%) MFC
2 32 (22.70%) STL
2 32 (22.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 27 (19.15%) XML
3 27 (19.15%) HTML
4 23 (16.31%) CSS
4 23 (16.31%) Qt
5 22 (15.60%) D-Bus
5 22 (15.60%) COM
6 21 (14.89%) Ajax
7 19 (13.48%) .NET
8 18 (12.77%) jQuery
9 14 (9.93%) OpenGL
10 12 (8.51%) J2EE
10 12 (8.51%) ASP.NET
11 11 (7.80%) J2SE
12 10 (7.09%) DirectX
13 9 (6.38%) Web Services
14 4 (2.84%) JSP
14 4 (2.84%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 53 (37.59%) Computer Science
2 23 (16.31%) Mathematics
3 18 (12.77%) Visualisation
4 8 (5.67%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (2.84%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (2.84%) Physics
5 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.13%) User Experience
6 3 (2.13%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.42%) GIS
7 2 (1.42%) Clustering
8 1 (0.71%) CAN bus
8 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 46 (32.62%) Windows
2 33 (23.40%) Linux
3 16 (11.35%) VxWorks
4 2 (1.42%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.71%) Android
5 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (81.56%) Software Engineering
2 51 (36.17%) UML
3 50 (35.46%) OO
4 46 (32.62%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (29.79%) OOD
5 42 (29.79%) Multithreading
6 26 (18.44%) SDLC
7 24 (17.02%) Unit Testing
8 23 (16.31%) TDD
9 21 (14.89%) Web Development
9 21 (14.89%) Mentoring
10 9 (6.38%) Validation
10 9 (6.38%) Configuration Management
11 7 (4.96%) SOA
11 7 (4.96%) MVC
12 6 (4.26%) OOP
13 5 (3.55%) Project Management
13 5 (3.55%) Kalman Filter
13 5 (3.55%) Computer Architecture
14 4 (2.84%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 70 (49.65%) Java
2 48 (34.04%) C#
3 43 (30.50%) JavaScript
4 42 (29.79%) SQL
5 28 (19.86%) C
6 13 (9.22%) Embedded C++
7 9 (6.38%) Assembly Language
8 8 (5.67%) Embedded C
9 4 (2.84%) HLSL
9 4 (2.84%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.13%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.42%) Delphi
11 2 (1.42%) Ruby
12 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.71%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 52 (36.88%) Degree
2 11 (7.80%) PhD
3 4 (2.84%) APMP
4 2 (1.42%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.42%) OCPJP
4 2 (1.42%) OCMJD
4 2 (1.42%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.42%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) QA
2 3 (2.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (8.51%) Firmware
Vendors
1 25 (17.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.38%) Oracle
2 9 (6.38%) Progress
3 2 (1.42%) Sun
4 1 (0.71%) EMC
4 1 (0.71%) Atmel
4 1 (0.71%) Xamarin
Crawley, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago