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

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 26 27 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 153 111 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.18% 8.95% 13.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.48% 16.95% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 146 111 173
Average salary £42,500 £40,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.59% -10.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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
828 655 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 65.92% 52.82% 51.34%
Number of salaries quoted 777 612 618
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 £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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
Burgess Hill -6 45 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Crawley +7 44 £50,000 +25.00%
Horsham +6 41 £40,000 - 3
Worthing -9 12 £37,500 -11.76%
East Grinstead - 6 £21,000 -
Gatwick -1 5 £36,250 -9.37% 1
Haywards Heath -7 1 £24,500 -38.75%
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £42,500 -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 April 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++.

1 173 (70.33%) Software Engineering
2 143 (58.13%) Java
3 126 (51.22%) HTML
4 122 (49.59%) CSS
5 121 (49.19%) Agile Software Development
6 116 (47.15%) JavaScript
7 110 (44.72%) Linux
8 99 (40.24%) SQL
8 99 (40.24%) Multithreading
9 98 (39.84%) C#
10 91 (36.99%) C
11 84 (34.15%) XML
12 77 (31.30%) Games
13 76 (30.89%) OOD
14 75 (30.49%) JSON
15 74 (30.08%) Windows
16 73 (29.67%) TDD
17 69 (28.05%) Degree
18 66 (26.83%) XSLT
19 52 (21.14%) REST
20 51 (20.73%) Web Services
21 50 (20.33%) Oracle
22 49 (19.92%) OOA/OOD
23 45 (18.29%) Assembly Language
24 35 (14.23%) MFC
24 35 (14.23%) Visual Studio
24 35 (14.23%) Cloud Computing
24 35 (14.23%) Computer Science
24 35 (14.23%) SDLC
25 33 (13.41%) JSP

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 13 (5.28%) GlassFish
1 13 (5.28%) WebLogic
1 13 (5.28%) WebSphere
2 9 (3.66%) Apache
2 9 (3.66%) JBoss
2 9 (3.66%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (3.66%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.03%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.63%) Dynamics GP
1 4 (1.63%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 35 (14.23%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.13%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.03%) HTTP
3 4 (1.63%) Internet
3 4 (1.63%) Modbus
4 2 (0.81%) CTI
4 2 (0.81%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.81%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.38%) MySQL
3 3 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.41%) GIS
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 35 (14.23%) Visual Studio
2 22 (8.94%) Eclipse
3 21 (8.54%) Git (software)
3 21 (8.54%) Subversion
4 13 (5.28%) JUnit
5 10 (4.07%) Maven
6 9 (3.66%) NetBeans
6 9 (3.66%) StarTeam
6 9 (3.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (1.63%) Ant
General
1 77 (31.30%) Games
2 21 (8.54%) Aerospace
3 12 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.07%) Electronics
4 10 (4.07%) Finance
5 6 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.03%) Avionics
7 1 (0.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 121 (49.19%) Developer
2 114 (46.34%) Software Engineer
3 58 (23.58%) Software Developer
4 56 (22.76%) C++ Developer
5 48 (19.51%) Java Developer
6 30 (12.20%) C++ Software Engineer
6 30 (12.20%) Senior Software Engineer
7 27 (10.98%) C++ Programmer
7 27 (10.98%) Programmer
8 25 (10.16%) C++/Java Developer
9 24 (9.76%) C# Developer
9 24 (9.76%) Java Programmer
10 19 (7.72%) Embedded Engineer
11 18 (7.32%) C++ Software Developer
12 17 (6.91%) C# Software Developer
13 16 (6.50%) Senior Developer
14 15 (6.10%) Senior Software Developer
15 14 (5.69%) Senior C# Developer
15 14 (5.69%) Senior C# Software Developer
16 13 (5.28%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (51.22%) HTML
2 122 (49.59%) CSS
3 84 (34.15%) XML
4 75 (30.49%) JSON
5 66 (26.83%) XSLT
6 52 (21.14%) REST
7 51 (20.73%) Web Services
8 35 (14.23%) MFC
9 33 (13.41%) JSP
10 29 (11.79%) OpenGL
11 25 (10.16%) DirectX
12 23 (9.35%) .NET
13 19 (7.72%) SOAP
14 16 (6.50%) JMS
15 15 (6.10%) RESTful
15 15 (6.10%) Servlets
16 14 (5.69%) .NET Framework
16 14 (5.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 14 (5.69%) Spring
16 14 (5.69%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.23%) Computer Science
2 20 (8.13%) Visualisation
3 13 (5.28%) Mathematics
4 9 (3.66%) Clustering
5 6 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.63%) iPad
6 4 (1.63%) Physics
7 3 (1.22%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (0.81%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.81%) CPLD
8 2 (0.81%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.41%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.41%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 110 (44.72%) Linux
2 74 (30.08%) Windows
3 31 (12.60%) VxWorks
4 20 (8.13%) Android
4 20 (8.13%) Apple iOS
5 15 (6.10%) Embedded Linux
6 10 (4.07%) Unix
7 2 (0.81%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (70.33%) Software Engineering
2 121 (49.19%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (40.24%) Multithreading
4 76 (30.89%) OOD
5 73 (29.67%) TDD
6 49 (19.92%) OOA/OOD
7 35 (14.23%) SDLC
8 32 (13.01%) OO
9 28 (11.38%) UML
10 24 (9.76%) Web Design
11 22 (8.94%) Validation
12 21 (8.54%) Scrum
13 18 (7.32%) Unit Testing
14 16 (6.50%) Configuration Management
15 12 (4.88%) Data Visualisation
16 9 (3.66%) AOP
16 9 (3.66%) Load Balancing
17 8 (3.25%) Cross-Platform Development
18 7 (2.85%) Software Architecture
18 7 (2.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 143 (58.13%) Java
2 116 (47.15%) JavaScript
3 99 (40.24%) SQL
4 98 (39.84%) C#
5 91 (36.99%) C
6 45 (18.29%) Assembly Language
7 17 (6.91%) Embedded C++
8 14 (5.69%) Embedded C
9 11 (4.47%) Bash Shell
9 11 (4.47%) Perl
10 5 (2.03%) Python
10 5 (2.03%) Ruby
11 4 (1.63%) C-shell
11 4 (1.63%) VB
11 4 (1.63%) VB6
12 3 (1.22%) HLSL
13 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 69 (28.05%) Degree
2 8 (3.25%) PhD
2 8 (3.25%) SC Cleared
2 8 (3.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.41%) ISEB
3 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.81%) ISO 9000
1 2 (0.81%) TickIT
2 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (6.10%) Firmware
Vendors
1 50 (20.33%) Oracle
2 16 (6.50%) Progress
3 6 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.03%) Adobe
5 1 (0.41%) Twitter
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £4,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago