Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 66 52
Rank change year-on-year -4 -14 +8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 62 49 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 3.53% 3.26% 5.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.08% 6.34% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 61 36 86
Brighton median annual salary £42,500 £47,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.57% +6.82% +3.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £36,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £49,250 £47,500
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +7.95% +3.53%

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 1,220 773 1,158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 69.56% 51.36% 66.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,129 688 1,011
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £56,250
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%

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 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for C++.

1 43 (69.35%) C
2 39 (62.90%) Software Engineering
3 30 (48.39%) Bash Shell
4 29 (46.77%) Linux
5 28 (45.16%) Python
6 27 (43.55%) Manufacturing
6 27 (43.55%) Embedded Systems
6 27 (43.55%) Lua
7 23 (37.10%) Embedded C
8 22 (35.48%) Unit Testing
9 15 (24.19%) Embedded C++
9 15 (24.19%) Embedded Linux
10 13 (20.97%) C#
11 12 (19.35%) .NET
12 11 (17.74%) SQL
12 11 (17.74%) VxWorks
13 10 (16.13%) Data Management
13 10 (16.13%) Algorithms
13 10 (16.13%) MISRA C
13 10 (16.13%) MISRA
14 9 (14.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 9 (14.52%) Games
14 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (9.68%) SDLC
15 6 (9.68%) Android
15 6 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
16 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
16 5 (8.06%) Test Automation
16 5 (8.06%) Degree
16 5 (8.06%) SQL Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
2 1 (1.61%) Confluence
2 1 (1.61%) Drupal
2 1 (1.61%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.61%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Internet
1 3 (4.84%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.84%) SQLite
4 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.45%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.61%) JIRA
3 1 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (43.55%) Manufacturing
2 9 (14.52%) Games
3 2 (3.23%) Finance
3 2 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (54.84%) Software Engineer
2 30 (48.39%) Embedded Engineer
2 30 (48.39%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 30 (48.39%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 30 (48.39%) Senior Software Engineer
3 23 (37.10%) Developer
4 22 (35.48%) C++ Software Engineer
5 19 (30.65%) C Software Engineer
5 19 (30.65%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 19 (30.65%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 19 (30.65%) Embedded C Engineer
5 19 (30.65%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 19 (30.65%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 19 (30.65%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 19 (30.65%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 19 (30.65%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 19 (30.65%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 19 (30.65%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (19.35%) Linux Developer
7 11 (17.74%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) .NET
2 9 (14.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (4.84%) .NET Core
3 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.84%) JSON
4 2 (3.23%) XML
5 1 (1.61%) Ajax
5 1 (1.61%) cocos2d
5 1 (1.61%) Laravel
5 1 (1.61%) QML
5 1 (1.61%) Qt
5 1 (1.61%) Spring
5 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (43.55%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (16.13%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.84%) Internet of Things
3 3 (4.84%) Machine to Machine
3 3 (4.84%) Online Games
4 2 (3.23%) iPhone
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.61%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 29 (46.77%) Linux
2 15 (24.19%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (17.74%) VxWorks
4 6 (9.68%) Android
5 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.61%) Unix
6 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (62.90%) Software Engineering
2 22 (35.48%) Unit Testing
3 10 (16.13%) Data Management
4 6 (9.68%) SDLC
5 5 (8.06%) Test Automation
6 3 (4.84%) Android Development
6 3 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (4.84%) iOS Development
6 3 (4.84%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.84%) Microservices
6 3 (4.84%) Performance Testing
6 3 (4.84%) Software Testing
6 3 (4.84%) Validation
6 3 (4.84%) Visualisation
7 2 (3.23%) Computer Vision
7 2 (3.23%) Game Development
7 2 (3.23%) Image Processing
7 2 (3.23%) Mathematical Modelling
7 2 (3.23%) Physics
8 1 (1.61%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 43 (69.35%) C
2 30 (48.39%) Bash Shell
3 28 (45.16%) Python
4 27 (43.55%) Lua
5 23 (37.10%) Embedded C
6 15 (24.19%) Embedded C++
7 13 (20.97%) C#
8 11 (17.74%) SQL
9 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
10 3 (4.84%) Java
11 2 (3.23%) MATLAB
11 2 (3.23%) R
11 2 (3.23%) Scala
12 1 (1.61%) PHP
12 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.23%) Master's Degree
2 2 (3.23%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.61%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) MISRA
1 10 (16.13%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Docker
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) Perforce
3 1 (1.61%) Ab Initio