The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Essex / Colchester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 43 36
Rank change year-on-year +10 -7  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 10 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 4.81% 0.48% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.94% 0.94% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 144 106 104
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 69.23% 51.21% 64.20%
Number of salaries quoted 128 98 97
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +48.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Colchester

C++
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for C++ in Colchester

C++
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Colchester over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Colchester

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Colchester region with a requirement for C++.

1 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
2 13 (81.25%) Multithreading
3 12 (75.00%) Issue Tracking
3 12 (75.00%) C#
3 12 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 12 (75.00%) Windows
4 11 (68.75%) Physics
4 11 (68.75%) Windows 7
5 10 (62.50%) Windows 10
5 10 (62.50%) Degree
6 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 8 (50.00%) Image Processing
7 5 (31.25%) Subversion
8 4 (25.00%) CUDA
8 4 (25.00%) User Experience
9 2 (12.50%) Electronics
9 2 (12.50%) C
9 2 (12.50%) Linux
10 1 (6.25%) OO
10 1 (6.25%) Python
10 1 (6.25%) Unix
10 1 (6.25%) GIS
10 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
10 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
10 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
10 1 (6.25%) Network Planning
10 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 1 (6.25%) Software Testing

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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:

Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (6.25%) GIS
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (31.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Software Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (43.75%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Design Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) GIS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) CUDA
1 4 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows 7
3 10 (62.50%) Windows 10
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
2 13 (81.25%) Multithreading
3 12 (75.00%) Issue Tracking
4 11 (68.75%) Physics
5 8 (50.00%) Image Processing
6 1 (6.25%) Complexity Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Network Planning
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) C
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
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