Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 60 68
Rank change year-on-year -13 +8 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 59 63 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 3.27% 3.79% 4.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.66% 6.82% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 50 49 70
Brighton median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £34,875 £35,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,063 £48,750 £47,625
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 1265 924 1199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 70.01% 55.60% 66.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1146 799 1017
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +3.80%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,950 £25,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £58,300
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +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 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 48 (81.36%) Software Engineering
2 36 (61.02%) C
3 26 (44.07%) Python
4 25 (42.37%) Bash Shell
5 24 (40.68%) Embedded Systems
6 23 (38.98%) Unit Testing
7 22 (37.29%) Lua
7 22 (37.29%) Manufacturing
8 19 (32.20%) Linux
9 13 (22.03%) .NET
10 12 (20.34%) Embedded C
10 12 (20.34%) SDLC
11 10 (16.95%) Visualisation
11 10 (16.95%) Embedded C++
11 10 (16.95%) VxWorks
11 10 (16.95%) C#
11 10 (16.95%) Embedded Linux
12 9 (15.25%) Data Management
12 9 (15.25%) SQL
12 9 (15.25%) Algorithms
12 9 (15.25%) Image Processing
12 9 (15.25%) MISRA C
12 9 (15.25%) MISRA
12 9 (15.25%) Computer Vision
13 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
14 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
14 5 (8.47%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 5 (8.47%) Test Automation
14 5 (8.47%) Android
14 5 (8.47%) Games

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 3 (5.08%) CMS
1 3 (5.08%) Drupal
1 3 (5.08%) Joomla!
1 3 (5.08%) WordPress
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Internet
1 3 (5.08%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.08%) SQLite
3 1 (1.69%) Big Data
3 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.08%) Subversion
General
1 22 (37.29%) Manufacturing
2 5 (8.47%) Games
3 4 (6.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (66.10%) Software Engineer
2 32 (54.24%) Embedded Engineer
2 32 (54.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 31 (52.54%) Senior Software Engineer
4 30 (50.85%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 27 (45.76%) C++ Software Engineer
6 22 (37.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 22 (37.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 20 (33.90%) C Software Engineer
7 20 (33.90%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 20 (33.90%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 20 (33.90%) Embedded C Engineer
7 20 (33.90%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 20 (33.90%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 20 (33.90%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 20 (33.90%) Senior C Software Engineer
7 20 (33.90%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 19 (32.20%) Developer
9 8 (13.56%) C++ Developer
10 5 (8.47%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) .NET
2 5 (8.47%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.08%) JSON
3 3 (5.08%) Laravel
4 2 (3.39%) .NET Core
4 2 (3.39%) Web Services
4 2 (3.39%) XML
5 1 (1.69%) Ajax
5 1 (1.69%) Node.js
5 1 (1.69%) QML
5 1 (1.69%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 24 (40.68%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (15.25%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.08%) Internet of Things
3 3 (5.08%) Machine to Machine
3 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.08%) Online Games
4 2 (3.39%) iPhone
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Linux
2 10 (16.95%) Embedded Linux
2 10 (16.95%) VxWorks
3 5 (8.47%) Android
4 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.69%) Unix
5 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (81.36%) Software Engineering
2 23 (38.98%) Unit Testing
3 12 (20.34%) SDLC
4 10 (16.95%) Visualisation
5 9 (15.25%) Computer Vision
5 9 (15.25%) Data Management
5 9 (15.25%) Image Processing
6 5 (8.47%) Test Automation
7 3 (5.08%) Android Development
7 3 (5.08%) Content Management
7 3 (5.08%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (5.08%) iOS Development
7 3 (5.08%) Lead Generation
7 3 (5.08%) Mathematics
7 3 (5.08%) Performance Testing
7 3 (5.08%) Software Testing
7 3 (5.08%) Validation
8 2 (3.39%) Mathematical Modelling
8 2 (3.39%) Microservices
8 2 (3.39%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 36 (61.02%) C
2 26 (44.07%) Python
3 25 (42.37%) Bash Shell
4 22 (37.29%) Lua
5 12 (20.34%) Embedded C
6 10 (16.95%) C#
6 10 (16.95%) Embedded C++
7 9 (15.25%) SQL
8 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
9 4 (6.78%) PHP
10 3 (5.08%) Java
10 3 (5.08%) Scala
11 2 (3.39%) MATLAB
11 2 (3.39%) R
12 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.39%) Master's Degree
2 2 (3.39%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.69%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.25%) MISRA
1 9 (15.25%) MISRA C
2 2 (3.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) Perforce