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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 30 23 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 103 115 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.31% 10.61% 16.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 18.82% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 99 105 172
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
721 611 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 65.19% 56.37% 58.97%
Number of salaries quoted 671 539 565
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
Crawley +15 35 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Burgess Hill -13 24 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Horsham -11 19 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Shoreham-by-Sea - 5 £42,500 -
Chichester - 4 £42,500 -
Worthing -18 3 £37,500 -11.76%
Haywards Heath +2 2 £30,000 -25.00%
Gatwick - 2 £53,000 -
East Grinstead - 1 £48,000 -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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++.

1 120 (67.80%) Software Engineering
2 111 (62.71%) Java
3 94 (53.11%) SQL
4 91 (51.41%) HTML
5 88 (49.72%) JavaScript
6 87 (49.15%) CSS
7 82 (46.33%) C#
8 76 (42.94%) Agile Software Development
9 70 (39.55%) Linux
10 63 (35.59%) Multithreading
11 59 (33.33%) XML
12 54 (30.51%) TDD
13 53 (29.94%) Windows
14 46 (25.99%) OOD
14 46 (25.99%) C
15 44 (24.86%) JSON
16 39 (22.03%) XSLT
17 38 (21.47%) REST
18 37 (20.90%) Oracle
19 36 (20.34%) Games
19 36 (20.34%) SDLC
20 33 (18.64%) Web Services
21 32 (18.08%) OOA/OOD
21 32 (18.08%) Degree
22 29 (16.38%) Cloud Computing
23 26 (14.69%) MySQL
23 26 (14.69%) Visual Studio
24 25 (14.12%) MFC
24 25 (14.12%) Computer Science
25 23 (12.99%) Assembly Language

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 10 (5.65%) WebSphere
2 9 (5.08%) GlassFish
2 9 (5.08%) WebLogic
3 7 (3.95%) Apache
3 7 (3.95%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.39%) JBoss
5 5 (2.82%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.13%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (3.95%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.39%) AutoCAD
3 5 (2.82%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (2.26%) Dynamics GP
1 4 (2.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.38%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.39%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.82%) Modbus
3 3 (1.69%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.13%) Profibus
5 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.69%) MySQL
2 19 (10.73%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.56%) GIS
6 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (14.69%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.91%) Eclipse
2 14 (7.91%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.34%) Subversion
4 9 (5.08%) JUnit
5 6 (3.39%) Maven
6 5 (2.82%) NetBeans
6 5 (2.82%) StarTeam
6 5 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (2.26%) Ant
8 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (20.34%) Games
2 13 (7.34%) Finance
3 9 (5.08%) Aerospace
4 5 (2.82%) Avionics
5 4 (2.26%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.69%) Automotive
7 2 (1.13%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 96 (54.24%) Developer
2 75 (42.37%) Software Engineer
3 46 (25.99%) Java Developer
4 41 (23.16%) Software Developer
5 39 (22.03%) C++ Developer
6 32 (18.08%) C++ Software Engineer
7 22 (12.43%) Senior Software Engineer
8 21 (11.86%) C++/Java Developer
9 19 (10.73%) Java Programmer
9 19 (10.73%) Programmer
10 18 (10.17%) C++ Programmer
11 13 (7.34%) Graduate
12 12 (6.78%) C# Developer
12 12 (6.78%) C++ Software Developer
12 12 (6.78%) Graduate Developer
13 11 (6.21%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
14 10 (5.65%) C++/C# Developer
14 10 (5.65%) Java Software Developer
15 9 (5.08%) Graduate Java Developer
16 8 (4.52%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (51.41%) HTML
2 87 (49.15%) CSS
3 59 (33.33%) XML
4 44 (24.86%) JSON
5 39 (22.03%) XSLT
6 38 (21.47%) REST
7 33 (18.64%) Web Services
8 25 (14.12%) MFC
9 20 (11.30%) .NET
10 19 (10.73%) JSP
11 17 (9.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 17 (9.60%) STL
12 14 (7.91%) WebGL
13 13 (7.34%) JMS
14 11 (6.21%) Ajax
14 11 (6.21%) DirectX
14 11 (6.21%) jQuery
14 11 (6.21%) Spring
15 10 (5.65%) SOAP
16 9 (5.08%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.12%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.95%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (3.39%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.39%) Visualisation
4 5 (2.82%) Clustering
5 4 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.69%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.13%) CPLD
7 2 (1.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (1.13%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.13%) User Experience
8 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 70 (39.55%) Linux
2 53 (29.94%) Windows
3 22 (12.43%) Android
4 21 (11.86%) Apple iOS
5 11 (6.21%) Unix
6 10 (5.65%) VxWorks
7 5 (2.82%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (1.13%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (67.80%) Software Engineering
2 76 (42.94%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (35.59%) Multithreading
4 54 (30.51%) TDD
5 46 (25.99%) OOD
6 36 (20.34%) SDLC
7 32 (18.08%) OOA/OOD
8 20 (11.30%) OO
9 18 (10.17%) Web Design
10 16 (9.04%) UML
11 10 (5.65%) Unit Testing
12 9 (5.08%) Scrum
13 7 (3.95%) ERP
13 7 (3.95%) Requirements Analysis
13 7 (3.95%) Software Architecture
13 7 (3.95%) Validation
14 6 (3.39%) Mobile Development
15 5 (2.82%) AOP
15 5 (2.82%) Data Analysis
15 5 (2.82%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 111 (62.71%) Java
2 94 (53.11%) SQL
3 88 (49.72%) JavaScript
4 82 (46.33%) C#
5 46 (25.99%) C
6 23 (12.99%) Assembly Language
7 8 (4.52%) VB
8 7 (3.95%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.95%) Perl
8 7 (3.95%) Shell Script
8 7 (3.95%) VB6
9 6 (3.39%) Embedded C++
10 5 (2.82%) Embedded C
10 5 (2.82%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.26%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.13%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.56%) PHP
13 1 (0.56%) Python
13 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (18.08%) Degree
2 5 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.26%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.69%) PhD
5 2 (1.13%) APMP
6 1 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.56%) ISEB
6 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.13%) ISO 9000
1 2 (1.13%) QA
1 2 (1.13%) TickIT
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (3.95%) Firmware
Vendors
1 37 (20.90%) Oracle
2 12 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.82%) Progress
4 1 (0.56%) IBM
4 1 (0.56%) QNX
4 1 (0.56%) Twitter
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Creative Assembly Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Burgess Hill
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago