Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 86 51
Rank change year-on-year +4 -35 +18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 49 29 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.55% 1.98% 5.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.79% 3.24% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 79
Brighton median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £45,000 £34,400
90th Percentile £47,500 £54,000 £50,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Brighton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,293 894 1,103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 67.38% 61.15% 63.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,032 786 965
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,625 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Brighton

C++
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for C++ in Brighton

C++
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Brighton over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for C++.

1 44 (89.80%) C
2 38 (77.55%) Linux
3 36 (73.47%) Python
4 33 (67.35%) Embedded Systems
5 31 (63.27%) Lua
5 31 (63.27%) Bash Shell
6 27 (55.10%) Embedded C
7 26 (53.06%) Manufacturing
8 13 (26.53%) Embedded Linux
8 13 (26.53%) Software Engineering
9 8 (16.33%) Electronics
10 6 (12.24%) Embedded C++
10 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
10 6 (12.24%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (8.16%) Finance
12 3 (6.12%) Marketing
12 3 (6.12%) Web Development
12 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
12 3 (6.12%) Qt
12 3 (6.12%) Subversion
12 3 (6.12%) Games
12 3 (6.12%) Perforce
12 3 (6.12%) Cadence
12 3 (6.12%) Firmware
12 3 (6.12%) OOP
12 3 (6.12%) C#
12 3 (6.12%) .NET
12 3 (6.12%) HND
12 3 (6.12%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 3 (6.12%) Game Development

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) GSM
1 1 (2.04%) RS-232
1 1 (2.04%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.12%) Subversion
General
1 26 (53.06%) Manufacturing
2 8 (16.33%) Electronics
3 4 (8.16%) Finance
4 3 (6.12%) Games
4 3 (6.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Developer
2 24 (48.98%) Linux Developer
3 20 (40.82%) C Developer
3 20 (40.82%) Embedded C Developer
3 20 (40.82%) Embedded Developer
4 16 (32.65%) Embedded Engineer
5 12 (24.49%) Software Engineer
6 11 (22.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (12.24%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 6 (12.24%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (12.24%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 6 (12.24%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (10.20%) C++ Programmer
9 5 (10.20%) Programmer
10 4 (8.16%) C++ Developer
10 4 (8.16%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 4 (8.16%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (6.12%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 3 (6.12%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
1 3 (6.12%) cocos2d
1 3 (6.12%) Qt
1 3 (6.12%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (2.04%) MLlib
2 1 (2.04%) scikit-learn
2 1 (2.04%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 33 (67.35%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 38 (77.55%) Linux
2 13 (26.53%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.04%) VxWorks
3 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Software Engineering
2 6 (12.24%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
3 3 (6.12%) Front End Development
3 3 (6.12%) Game Development
3 3 (6.12%) OOP
3 3 (6.12%) Schematic Capture
3 3 (6.12%) Web Development
4 2 (4.08%) Machine Learning
5 1 (2.04%) Analytics
5 1 (2.04%) Data Management
5 1 (2.04%) Data Science
5 1 (2.04%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (2.04%) Multithreading
5 1 (2.04%) Operations Research
5 1 (2.04%) Statistics
5 1 (2.04%) Validation
5 1 (2.04%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 44 (89.80%) C
2 36 (73.47%) Python
3 31 (63.27%) Bash Shell
3 31 (63.27%) Lua
4 27 (55.10%) Embedded C
5 6 (12.24%) Embedded C++
6 3 (6.12%) C#
7 1 (2.04%) Java
7 1 (2.04%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) HND
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.04%) MISRA
2 1 (2.04%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Cadence
1 3 (6.12%) Perforce