Period
to 16 January 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 71 68
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 -15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 59 62 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 3.64% 3.53% 3.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.49% 5.08% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 39 61 36
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -9.57% +6.82%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £59,250 £53,750 £49,250
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +7.95%

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 1,075 1,220 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 66.28% 69.56% 51.36%
Number of salaries quoted 960 1,129 688
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 2019.

Salary histogram for C++ in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 49 (83.05%) Python
2 31 (52.54%) C
3 26 (44.07%) Embedded Systems
4 25 (42.37%) Java
4 25 (42.37%) Manufacturing
5 24 (40.68%) Bash Shell
5 24 (40.68%) Lua
6 23 (38.98%) Linux
7 21 (35.59%) C#
8 20 (33.90%) Software Engineering
9 18 (30.51%) Embedded C
10 17 (28.81%) Test Automation
11 16 (27.12%) PHP
11 16 (27.12%) Games
12 15 (25.42%) .NET
12 15 (25.42%) Online Games
12 15 (25.42%) Cloud Computing
12 15 (25.42%) .NET Core
13 11 (18.64%) Computer Science
14 10 (16.95%) Degree
14 10 (16.95%) Unit Testing
15 7 (11.86%) TDD
16 6 (10.17%) Mathematics
16 6 (10.17%) Physics
16 6 (10.17%) Computer Science Degree
17 5 (8.47%) Algorithms
17 5 (8.47%) MQTT
17 5 (8.47%) MATLAB
18 4 (6.78%) VB
18 4 (6.78%) Firmware

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 (3.39%) Confluence
2 1 (1.69%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) MQTT
2 2 (3.39%) Bluetooth
2 2 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (3.39%) ZigBee
2 2 (3.39%) Z-Wave
3 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.08%) JIRA
3 2 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.69%) Appium
4 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.69%) Buildbot
4 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.69%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.69%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.69%) Selenium
4 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
General
1 25 (42.37%) Manufacturing
2 16 (27.12%) Games
3 3 (5.08%) Finance
4 2 (3.39%) Electronics
5 1 (1.69%) Automotive
5 1 (1.69%) Law
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Developer
2 17 (28.81%) Software Engineer
3 15 (25.42%) C Developer
3 15 (25.42%) Embedded C Developer
3 15 (25.42%) Embedded Developer
3 15 (25.42%) Linux Developer
3 15 (25.42%) Server Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) Embedded Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Graduate
7 2 (3.39%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Electronics Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Electronics Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) Computer Vision Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) Python Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) .NET
1 15 (25.42%) .NET Core
2 2 (3.39%) Hibernate
2 2 (3.39%) Spring
3 1 (1.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 26 (44.07%) Embedded Systems
2 15 (25.42%) Online Games
3 5 (8.47%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.69%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.98%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) FreeRTOS
2 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) Software Engineering
2 17 (28.81%) Test Automation
3 11 (18.64%) Computer Science
4 10 (16.95%) Unit Testing
5 7 (11.86%) TDD
6 6 (10.17%) Mathematics
6 6 (10.17%) Physics
7 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.08%) Biology
7 3 (5.08%) Chemistry
7 3 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.08%) Linear Regression
7 3 (5.08%) Machine Learning
7 3 (5.08%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (3.39%) DevOps
8 2 (3.39%) Schematic Capture
8 2 (3.39%) SDLC
8 2 (3.39%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.69%) BDD
9 1 (1.69%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 49 (83.05%) Python
2 31 (52.54%) C
3 25 (42.37%) Java
4 24 (40.68%) Bash Shell
4 24 (40.68%) Lua
5 21 (35.59%) C#
6 18 (30.51%) Embedded C
7 16 (27.12%) PHP
8 5 (8.47%) MATLAB
9 4 (6.78%) VB
10 3 (5.08%) Perl
10 3 (5.08%) Scala
11 2 (3.39%) Assembly Language
11 2 (3.39%) Fortran
11 2 (3.39%) Ruby
12 1 (1.69%) Delphi
12 1 (1.69%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.69%) R
12 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
2 6 (10.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (6.78%) PhD
4 3 (5.08%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (3.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) MISRA
1 1 (1.69%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Firmware
2 1 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (3.39%) Ab Initio
1 2 (3.39%) EMC
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle