The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 71 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 26 49 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.50% 4.43% 4.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.37% 10.63% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18 38 33
Average salary £41,250 £39,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.43% +19.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £32,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
484 461 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 46.45% 41.64% 44.86%
Number of salaries quoted 436 364 406
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

C++
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

C++ Salary Trend in Wiltshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

C++
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Chippenham -7 12 £35,000 - 6
Swindon -5 7 £45,000 +38.46%
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 27 (61.36%) Windows
2 25 (56.82%) C#
3 22 (50.00%) C
4 18 (40.91%) .NET
5 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
6 14 (31.82%) Telecoms
6 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
7 12 (27.27%) SQL
7 12 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
8 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 11 (25.00%) Subversion
8 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (22.73%) Degree
10 9 (20.45%) Manufacturing
10 9 (20.45%) HTML
10 9 (20.45%) Java
10 9 (20.45%) Visual Studio
11 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 8 (18.18%) OO
11 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
11 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
11 8 (18.18%) Python
11 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
11 8 (18.18%) SDLC
12 7 (15.91%) Technical Analysis
12 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (15.91%) HTML5
12 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
12 7 (15.91%) WPF

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.64%) DNS
3 5 (11.36%) Bluetooth
3 5 (11.36%) Wideband
4 3 (6.82%) DHCP
4 3 (6.82%) LDAP
4 3 (6.82%) VoIP
5 2 (4.55%) LAN
5 2 (4.55%) LTE
5 2 (4.55%) RTP
5 2 (4.55%) TETRA
5 2 (4.55%) WAN
6 1 (2.27%) 3GPP
6 1 (2.27%) Internet
6 1 (2.27%) IPsec
6 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) Data Mining
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.55%) MySQL
5 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.27%) MS Access
5 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Subversion
2 9 (20.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.55%) CppUnit
3 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.55%) MSTest
3 2 (4.55%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.27%) sqlmap
General
1 14 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 9 (20.45%) Manufacturing
3 7 (15.91%) Electronics
4 4 (9.09%) Aerospace
5 3 (6.82%) Military
6 2 (4.55%) Automotive
6 2 (4.55%) Games
7 1 (2.27%) Avionics
7 1 (2.27%) Banking
7 1 (2.27%) Finance
7 1 (2.27%) Multimedia
7 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) C# Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Applications Support
4 8 (18.18%) C++ Developer
5 6 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Applications Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Applications Support Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) C++/C# Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Bluetooth Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Firmware Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Firmware Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) .NET
2 9 (20.45%) HTML
3 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
3 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (15.91%) HTML5
3 7 (15.91%) WPF
4 6 (13.64%) CSS
4 6 (13.64%) XML
5 4 (9.09%) WinForms
6 3 (6.82%) Web Services
7 2 (4.55%) RESTful
8 1 (2.27%) Bing Maps
8 1 (2.27%) DirectX
8 1 (2.27%) Google Maps API
8 1 (2.27%) Havok
8 1 (2.27%) Java EE
8 1 (2.27%) JDBC
8 1 (2.27%) MDX
8 1 (2.27%) OpenGL
8 1 (2.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.64%) User Experience
3 5 (11.36%) ASIC
3 5 (11.36%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.55%) CMDB
4 2 (4.55%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.27%) Economics
5 1 (2.27%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.27%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 27 (61.36%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Unix
2 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.09%) Linux
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) Solaris
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.27%) Android
5 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
2 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 8 (18.18%) OO
3 8 (18.18%) SDLC
4 7 (15.91%) MVC
4 7 (15.91%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (13.64%) ITIL
5 6 (13.64%) OOD
6 5 (11.36%) Speech Recognition
7 4 (9.09%) Service Management
7 4 (9.09%) Software Delivery
7 4 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (6.82%) Data Protection
9 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.55%) ERP
9 2 (4.55%) High Availability
9 2 (4.55%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.55%) Refactoring
9 2 (4.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (56.82%) C#
2 22 (50.00%) C
3 12 (27.27%) SQL
4 9 (20.45%) Java
5 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 8 (18.18%) Python
6 5 (11.36%) Perl
7 3 (6.82%) VB
8 2 (4.55%) C++/CLI
8 2 (4.55%) VC++
9 1 (2.27%) Ada
9 1 (2.27%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.27%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.27%) R
9 1 (2.27%) Ruby
9 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 10 (22.73%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
1 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (11.36%) Firmware
4 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) Capita
4 1 (2.27%) Adobe
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix
4 1 (2.27%) ESRI
4 1 (2.27%) Google
4 1 (2.27%) Qualys
4 1 (2.27%) Trapeze
4 1 (2.27%) VMware
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Salary: £30,500 DOE - £43,500 DOE + benefits
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