The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
London / Croydon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 39 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 -  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 14 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 7.87% 1.89% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.28% 4.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 0
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -  
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 Croydon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 81 118 74
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 45.51% 44.70% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 71 93 61
Median salary £55,000 £54,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +44.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 Croydon

C++
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for C++ in Croydon

C++
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Croydon over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Croydon region with a requirement for C++.

1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 9 (50.00%) C
3 8 (44.44%) C#
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 8 (44.44%) TDD
3 8 (44.44%) Multithreading
4 7 (38.89%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (38.89%) Multithreaded Programming
4 7 (38.89%) Banking
4 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
4 7 (38.89%) CSS
4 7 (38.89%) XML
4 7 (38.89%) HTML
4 7 (38.89%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 7 (38.89%) .NET
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) MVC
5 6 (33.33%) Workflow
5 6 (33.33%) Project Management
5 6 (33.33%) Python
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) XSLT
5 6 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 6 (33.33%) Degree
5 6 (33.33%) SOLID
5 6 (33.33%) Fintech
5 6 (33.33%) Analytics

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (38.89%) Banking
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Developer
3 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) C++ Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Embedded C Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Project Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Software Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
1 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
1 7 (38.89%) CSS
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
1 7 (38.89%) XML
2 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 6 (33.33%) CSS3
2 6 (33.33%) HTML5
2 6 (33.33%) jQuery
2 6 (33.33%) WCF
2 6 (33.33%) WPF
2 6 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (33.33%) Fintech
2 6 (33.33%) Hedge funds
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Arduino
4 1 (5.56%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 8 (44.44%) Multithreading
2 8 (44.44%) TDD
3 7 (38.89%) Multithreaded Programming
4 6 (33.33%) Analytics
4 6 (33.33%) DevOps
4 6 (33.33%) MVC
4 6 (33.33%) Project Management
4 6 (33.33%) SOLID
4 6 (33.33%) Workflow
5 3 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) Cross-Platform Development
7 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.56%) People Management
7 1 (5.56%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) C
2 8 (44.44%) C#
3 7 (38.89%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 6 (33.33%) Python
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Docker
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