Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 54 53
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 +25
Permanent jobs citing C++ 89 73 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 4.36% 4.03% 5.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.46% 8.04% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 85 54 109
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £38,125 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,600 £51,750 £47,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,378 908 1,363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 67.45% 50.17% 64.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,261 824 1,203
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,750 £55,490
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in East Sussex

C++
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for C++ in East Sussex

C++
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in East Sussex over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in East Sussex

C++
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 18 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -5 63 £42,500 -10.53% 7
Uckfield -3 20 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Hove 0 3 £64,000 -
Crowborough - 2 £35,000 -
Lewes -10 1 - - 2
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for C++.

1 65 (73.03%) C
2 54 (60.67%) Linux
3 52 (58.43%) Software Engineering
4 35 (39.33%) C#
5 31 (34.83%) .NET
5 31 (34.83%) Bash Shell
6 30 (33.71%) SQL
6 30 (33.71%) Python
7 28 (31.46%) Lua
7 28 (31.46%) Embedded Systems
8 27 (30.34%) Embedded C
8 27 (30.34%) Manufacturing
9 25 (28.09%) Java
10 21 (23.60%) Degree
11 19 (21.35%) Computer Science
11 19 (21.35%) Web Services
12 18 (20.22%) MVC
12 18 (20.22%) Unit Testing
12 18 (20.22%) Computer Science Degree
13 16 (17.98%) Java EE
13 16 (17.98%) Embedded Linux
13 16 (17.98%) ActionScript
13 16 (17.98%) React
13 16 (17.98%) AngularJS
14 15 (16.85%) Embedded C++
14 15 (16.85%) TDD
15 14 (15.73%) RESTful
15 14 (15.73%) Mentoring
16 12 (13.48%) Algorithms
16 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 4 (4.49%) Confluence
2 2 (2.25%) JBoss
2 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.25%) WildFly
3 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.87%) MQTT
2 5 (5.62%) RS-232
2 5 (5.62%) RS-485
3 4 (4.49%) Modbus
3 4 (4.49%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.37%) Internet
5 1 (1.12%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.37%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.37%) SQLite
4 2 (2.25%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.25%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (2.25%) GIS
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.74%) JIRA
2 6 (6.74%) Subversion
3 4 (4.49%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.49%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (4.49%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.25%) Gradle
4 2 (2.25%) Xcode
General
1 27 (30.34%) Manufacturing
2 11 (12.36%) Games
3 8 (8.99%) Finance
4 5 (5.62%) Electronics
5 3 (3.37%) Banking
5 3 (3.37%) Marketing
6 2 (2.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (52.81%) Developer
2 33 (37.08%) Software Engineer
3 26 (29.21%) Embedded Engineer
3 26 (29.21%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 24 (26.97%) Senior Software Engineer
5 23 (25.84%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 18 (20.22%) C++ Software Engineer
6 18 (20.22%) Linux Developer
7 17 (19.10%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 17 (19.10%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 16 (17.98%) C Software Engineer
8 16 (17.98%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 16 (17.98%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 16 (17.98%) Embedded C Engineer
8 16 (17.98%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 16 (17.98%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 16 (17.98%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 16 (17.98%) Senior Developer
9 15 (16.85%) Java Developer
9 15 (16.85%) Senior C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.83%) .NET
2 19 (21.35%) Web Services
3 16 (17.98%) AngularJS
3 16 (17.98%) Java EE
3 16 (17.98%) React
4 14 (15.73%) RESTful
5 11 (12.36%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 3 (3.37%) .NET Core
6 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.37%) cocos2d
6 3 (3.37%) JSON
6 3 (3.37%) Qt
7 2 (2.25%) Android SDK
7 2 (2.25%) Apache Flex
7 2 (2.25%) Cocoa
7 2 (2.25%) HTML
7 2 (2.25%) HTML5
7 2 (2.25%) iOS SDK
7 2 (2.25%) JNI
7 2 (2.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.46%) Embedded Systems
2 19 (21.35%) Computer Science
3 12 (13.48%) Algorithms
4 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.49%) CAN bus
6 3 (3.37%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.37%) Internet of Things
6 3 (3.37%) Machine to Machine
6 3 (3.37%) Online Games
7 2 (2.25%) iPhone
7 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.12%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 54 (60.67%) Linux
2 16 (17.98%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (8.99%) Android
3 8 (8.99%) VxWorks
4 4 (4.49%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.37%) Windows
6 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (58.43%) Software Engineering
2 18 (20.22%) MVC
2 18 (20.22%) Unit Testing
3 15 (16.85%) TDD
4 14 (15.73%) Mentoring
5 8 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.99%) Data Management
5 8 (8.99%) Validation
6 7 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (6.74%) SDLC
8 5 (5.62%) Android Development
8 5 (5.62%) Mathematics
8 5 (5.62%) Test Automation
9 4 (4.49%) DevOps
9 4 (4.49%) Fraud Detection
9 4 (4.49%) Game Development
9 4 (4.49%) Scrum
9 4 (4.49%) UML
9 4 (4.49%) Waterfall
10 3 (3.37%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 65 (73.03%) C
2 35 (39.33%) C#
3 31 (34.83%) Bash Shell
4 30 (33.71%) Python
4 30 (33.71%) SQL
5 28 (31.46%) Lua
6 27 (30.34%) Embedded C
7 25 (28.09%) Java
8 16 (17.98%) ActionScript
9 15 (16.85%) Embedded C++
10 8 (8.99%) JavaScript
11 3 (3.37%) R
12 2 (2.25%) Groovy
12 2 (2.25%) MATLAB
12 2 (2.25%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.25%) Scala
13 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (23.60%) Degree
2 18 (20.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.25%) Master's Degree
3 2 (2.25%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.12%) PhD
4 1 (1.12%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) MISRA
1 8 (8.99%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) Puppet
2 3 (3.37%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (7.87%) Oracle
2 4 (4.49%) Ab Initio
2 4 (4.49%) Perforce
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft