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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 32 41 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 72 84 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.62% 6.07% 8.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.73% 10.16% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 72 79 91
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,400 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
614 827 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 56.49% 59.80% 49.95%
Number of salaries quoted 540 734 506
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 £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £54,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +21 32 £42,500 +11.11%
Crawley +8 16 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Burgess Hill +14 12 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Horsham +18 6 £42,500 -15.00%
East Grinstead +12 1 £37,500 -21.87%
Haywards Heath -2 1 £39,000 +35.65%
Littlehampton - 1 £22,500 -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for C++.

1 147 (81.22%) Software Engineering
2 101 (55.80%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (54.14%) C#
4 69 (38.12%) Degree
5 66 (36.46%) Windows
6 59 (32.60%) Computer Science
7 55 (30.39%) C
8 54 (29.83%) Linux
9 51 (28.18%) Java
9 51 (28.18%) TDD
9 51 (28.18%) Multithreading
10 50 (27.62%) HTML
10 50 (27.62%) CSS
11 49 (27.07%) .NET
12 47 (25.97%) SQL
12 47 (25.97%) UML
13 40 (22.10%) JavaScript
14 35 (19.34%) Visual Studio
15 32 (17.68%) Oracle
16 30 (16.57%) Scrum
16 30 (16.57%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (16.02%) .NET Framework
17 29 (16.02%) Multithreaded Programming
18 28 (15.47%) MFC
19 27 (14.92%) STL
19 27 (14.92%) Games
19 27 (14.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 26 (14.36%) Unit Testing
21 25 (13.81%) SQL Server
22 23 (12.71%) WCF

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:

Applications
1 1 (0.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.21%) NFC
2 2 (1.10%) HTTP
2 2 (1.10%) Internet
2 2 (1.10%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.55%) CTI
3 1 (0.55%) Modbus
3 1 (0.55%) Profibus
3 1 (0.55%) RS-485
3 1 (0.55%) VoIP
3 1 (0.55%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.81%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.05%) Relational Database
3 17 (9.39%) MySQL
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (19.34%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.10%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.10%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.10%) JIRA
2 2 (1.10%) Subversion
2 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.55%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.55%) MSTest
3 1 (0.55%) NUnit
3 1 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.55%) StarTeam
General
1 27 (14.92%) Games
2 7 (3.87%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.31%) Electronics
4 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.55%) Finance
5 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 92 (50.83%) Software Engineer
2 61 (33.70%) Developer
3 47 (25.97%) C++ Software Engineer
4 33 (18.23%) Software Developer
5 30 (16.57%) Senior Software Engineer
6 29 (16.02%) Programmer
7 23 (12.71%) C++ Developer
7 23 (12.71%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 23 (12.71%) Senior Developer
8 21 (11.60%) Java Developer
9 18 (9.94%) C# Software Engineer
9 18 (9.94%) Java Programmer
10 17 (9.39%) C++ Software Developer
10 17 (9.39%) Linux Developer
11 16 (8.84%) Software Test Engineer
11 16 (8.84%) Test Engineer
12 15 (8.29%) C# Developer
12 15 (8.29%) Embedded Engineer
13 11 (6.08%) Embedded C++ Engineer
13 11 (6.08%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (27.62%) CSS
1 50 (27.62%) HTML
2 49 (27.07%) .NET
3 29 (16.02%) .NET Framework
4 28 (15.47%) MFC
5 27 (14.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 27 (14.92%) STL
6 23 (12.71%) WCF
7 20 (11.05%) JSP
8 19 (10.50%) OpenGL
9 16 (8.84%) Web Services
10 14 (7.73%) REST
11 13 (7.18%) XML
12 12 (6.63%) JSON
12 12 (6.63%) XSLT
13 10 (5.52%) WPF
14 6 (3.31%) DirectX
14 6 (3.31%) SOAP
14 6 (3.31%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 5 (2.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 59 (32.60%) Computer Science
2 17 (9.39%) Visualisation
3 15 (8.29%) Mathematics
4 12 (6.63%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (6.08%) Physics
6 10 (5.52%) Smartcard
7 6 (3.31%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.10%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.10%) AS400
8 2 (1.10%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.55%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.55%) Contactless
9 1 (0.55%) Fintech
9 1 (0.55%) Robotics
9 1 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 66 (36.46%) Windows
2 54 (29.83%) Linux
3 4 (2.21%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.66%) VMS
5 2 (1.10%) Unix
5 2 (1.10%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.55%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (81.22%) Software Engineering
2 101 (55.80%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (28.18%) Multithreading
3 51 (28.18%) TDD
4 47 (25.97%) UML
5 30 (16.57%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (16.57%) Scrum
6 29 (16.02%) Multithreaded Programming
7 26 (14.36%) Unit Testing
8 17 (9.39%) OOD
9 16 (8.84%) Automated Testing
9 16 (8.84%) Web Design
10 13 (7.18%) Mentoring
10 13 (7.18%) OO
11 12 (6.63%) Data Visualisation
12 11 (6.08%) Test Strategy
13 10 (5.52%) OOA/OOD
13 10 (5.52%) SOA
13 10 (5.52%) Systems Analysis
14 8 (4.42%) Computer Vision
Programming Languages
1 98 (54.14%) C#
2 55 (30.39%) C
3 51 (28.18%) Java
4 47 (25.97%) SQL
5 40 (22.10%) JavaScript
6 20 (11.05%) Assembly Language
7 12 (6.63%) Embedded C
7 12 (6.63%) Embedded C++
8 6 (3.31%) HLSL
9 5 (2.76%) Fortran
10 4 (2.21%) C++/CLI
10 4 (2.21%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.10%) COBOL
11 2 (1.10%) Delphi
11 2 (1.10%) Python
11 2 (1.10%) RPG
11 2 (1.10%) VC++
12 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.55%) VB
12 1 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 69 (38.12%) Degree
2 9 (4.97%) ISTQB
2 9 (4.97%) PhD
3 8 (4.42%) ISEB
4 3 (1.66%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.55%) MCSA
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.42%) DICOM
2 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (17.68%) Oracle
2 6 (3.31%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.10%) ANSYS
4 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.55%) EMC
4 1 (0.55%) HP
4 1 (0.55%) IBM
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