Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 50 43
Rank change year-on-year +19 -7 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 11 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 4.62% 1.72% 4.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.02% 3.49% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 12
Colchester median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -14.29% -7.89%
10th Percentile £42,750 £31,350 £27,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £42,000 £52,500
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%

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 Colchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Colchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 122 172 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 51.26% 49.28% 61.98%
Number of salaries quoted 99 151 217
Colchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £24,850 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £65,000
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

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

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Colchester

For the 6 months to 20 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 Colchester region with a requirement for C++.

1 11 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 11 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 10 (90.91%) C#
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
5 6 (54.55%) Issue Tracking
5 6 (54.55%) Windows 10
6 5 (45.45%) Degree
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (36.36%) C
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (36.36%) SQL
7 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
7 4 (36.36%) .NET
7 4 (36.36%) Physics
7 4 (36.36%) User Experience
7 4 (36.36%) Multithreaded Programming
7 4 (36.36%) VoIP
8 3 (27.27%) Image Processing
9 2 (18.18%) Subversion
9 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
9 2 (18.18%) CUDA
9 2 (18.18%) PhD
10 1 (9.09%) Electronics

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 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C++ Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C++ Software Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C++/C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Developer
3 4 (36.36%) T-SQL Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 2 (18.18%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Issue Tracking
3 4 (36.36%) Multithreaded Programming
3 4 (36.36%) Physics
4 3 (27.27%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) C
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (18.18%) PhD
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft