The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking 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 27 30 55
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +25
Permanent jobs citing C++ 29 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 8.26% 6.97% 1.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.57% 14.43% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 7
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £30,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £49,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++
Surrey

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

Programming Languages Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
199 201 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 56.70% 48.32% 56.79%
Number of salaries quoted 185 190 196
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 Woking

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

C++
Salary Trend in Woking

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

C++ Salary Trend in Woking

C++
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Woking region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Woking

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 (65.85%) C#
2 22 (53.66%) C
3 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (51.22%) Degree
4 18 (43.90%) Windows
4 18 (43.90%) HTML
5 17 (41.46%) Linux
6 16 (39.02%) Software Engineering
7 15 (36.59%) Java
8 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
8 14 (34.15%) Python
9 13 (31.71%) .NET
10 12 (29.27%) MATLAB
11 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
12 10 (24.39%) ITIL
12 10 (24.39%) ITSM
13 9 (21.95%) Scrum
14 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
14 8 (19.51%) PHP
14 8 (19.51%) SQL
15 7 (17.07%) CSS
15 7 (17.07%) Mathematics
15 7 (17.07%) Video Processing
16 6 (14.63%) WPF
16 6 (14.63%) LANDesk
16 6 (14.63%) Multithreading
16 6 (14.63%) Salesforce.com
16 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
16 6 (14.63%) Lotus
16 6 (14.63%) JD Edwards

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 6 (14.63%) IBM Notes
1 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) SaaS
2 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.32%) Subversion
2 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Electronics
3 2 (4.88%) Automotive
4 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) C++ Developer
3 11 (26.83%) Software Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Software Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Applications Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Project Manager
6 5 (12.20%) C++ Software Developer
6 5 (12.20%) C Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 4 (9.76%) Software Manager
7 4 (9.76%) C++/C# Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Software Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Hardware Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) HTML
2 13 (31.71%) .NET
3 7 (17.07%) CSS
4 6 (14.63%) WPF
4 6 (14.63%) Web Services
4 6 (14.63%) XML
5 4 (9.76%) STL
6 3 (7.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (4.88%) WinForms
7 2 (4.88%) MFC
8 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (2.44%) WCF
8 1 (2.44%) REST
8 1 (2.44%) Qt
8 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.07%) Mathematics
3 6 (14.63%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (12.20%) Algorithms
5 3 (7.32%) Physics
6 2 (4.88%) VHDL
6 2 (4.88%) Equities
6 2 (4.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (4.88%) Derivative
7 1 (2.44%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (2.44%) Fixed Income
7 1 (2.44%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 17 (41.46%) Linux
3 6 (14.63%) UNIX
4 2 (4.88%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.44%) Solaris
5 1 (2.44%) SUSE
5 1 (2.44%) Debian
5 1 (2.44%) Fedora
5 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.44%) CentOS
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (39.02%) Software Engineering
3 10 (24.39%) ITIL
3 10 (24.39%) ITSM
4 9 (21.95%) Scrum
5 7 (17.07%) Video Processing
6 6 (14.63%) Multithreading
7 5 (12.20%) Project Management
7 5 (12.20%) Machine Learning
8 4 (9.76%) MVVM
8 4 (9.76%) Service Management
8 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
8 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Data Management
9 2 (4.88%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.88%) OO
9 2 (4.88%) CAD
9 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.88%) Digital Signal Processing
9 2 (4.88%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) C#
2 22 (53.66%) C
3 15 (36.59%) Java
4 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 14 (34.15%) Python
5 12 (29.27%) MATLAB
6 8 (19.51%) PHP
6 8 (19.51%) SQL
7 4 (9.76%) VC++
7 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
8 3 (7.32%) Ruby
9 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.44%) Tcl
9 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (51.22%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) PhD
3 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Lotus
1 6 (14.63%) Salesforce.com
1 6 (14.63%) JD Edwards
1 6 (14.63%) LANDesk
1 6 (14.63%) ServiceNow
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle
3 4 (9.76%) Sage
3 4 (9.76%) Epicor
4 1 (2.44%) Fidessa
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.44%) NYFIX
4 1 (2.44%) Patsystems
4 1 (2.44%) GL TRADE