Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 81 44
Rank change year-on-year +22 -37 +33
Permanent jobs citing C++ 95 43 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 4.49% 2.49% 5.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.55% 4.37% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 76 38 101
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £50,000
South East median annual salary £48,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.22% - +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 1,450 984 1,264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 68.53% 57.04% 63.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,204 856 1,127
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £29,050 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,085 £58,750 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 54 £37,500 -21.05% 5
Uckfield -4 23 £45,000 -12.62% 3
Hove +8 7 £55,500 -
Eastbourne -4 6 £44,500 +27.14%
Lewes 0 1 - - 3
Hastings - 1 - - 1
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 82 (86.32%) Linux
2 77 (81.05%) C
3 42 (44.21%) Python
4 40 (42.11%) Software Engineering
5 37 (38.95%) Embedded Systems
6 35 (36.84%) Bash Shell
6 35 (36.84%) Lua
6 35 (36.84%) Embedded C
7 34 (35.79%) Java
8 32 (33.68%) SQL
9 31 (32.63%) Manufacturing
10 29 (30.53%) C#
11 27 (28.42%) .NET
12 25 (26.32%) MVC
12 25 (26.32%) Degree
12 25 (26.32%) React
12 25 (26.32%) AngularJS
13 24 (25.26%) Java EE
13 24 (25.26%) Web Services
13 24 (25.26%) ActionScript
14 23 (24.21%) Computer Science
14 23 (24.21%) TDD
14 23 (24.21%) Computer Science Degree
15 19 (20.00%) RESTful
15 19 (20.00%) Mentoring
16 16 (16.84%) Embedded Linux
17 15 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (13.68%) JIRA
19 12 (12.63%) Finance
19 12 (12.63%) SDLC

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 8 (8.42%) Confluence
2 6 (6.32%) JBoss
2 6 (6.32%) WildFly
3 1 (1.05%) Apache
3 1 (1.05%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.11%) Ethernet
1 2 (2.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.05%) GSM
2 1 (1.05%) RS-232
2 1 (1.05%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.26%) Geospatial Data
1 5 (5.26%) GIS
2 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.05%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.05%) MySQL
2 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) JIRA
2 11 (11.58%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.42%) Jenkins
3 8 (8.42%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (8.42%) TeamCity
4 5 (5.26%) Gradle
5 3 (3.16%) Subversion
General
1 31 (32.63%) Manufacturing
2 12 (12.63%) Finance
3 7 (7.37%) Banking
3 7 (7.37%) Electronics
4 4 (4.21%) Games
4 4 (4.21%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (63.16%) Developer
2 29 (30.53%) Linux Developer
3 24 (25.26%) Embedded Developer
4 23 (24.21%) C Developer
4 23 (24.21%) Embedded C Developer
5 22 (23.16%) Java Developer
6 21 (22.11%) Senior Developer
6 21 (22.11%) Senior Java Developer
7 18 (18.95%) Embedded Engineer
7 18 (18.95%) Software Engineer
8 13 (13.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 8 (8.42%) C++ Software Engineer
9 8 (8.42%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (7.37%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 7 (7.37%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 6 (6.32%) Embedded Linux Engineer
11 6 (6.32%) Junior C Developer
11 6 (6.32%) Junior Developer
11 6 (6.32%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (6.32%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.42%) .NET
2 25 (26.32%) AngularJS
2 25 (26.32%) React
3 24 (25.26%) Java EE
3 24 (25.26%) Web Services
4 19 (20.00%) RESTful
5 7 (7.37%) HTML
6 6 (6.32%) HTML5
6 6 (6.32%) REST
7 5 (5.26%) Apache Flex
7 5 (5.26%) JNI
8 4 (4.21%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 3 (3.16%) cocos2d
9 3 (3.16%) Qt
10 2 (2.11%) J2EE
10 2 (2.11%) Spring
11 1 (1.05%) CGI
11 1 (1.05%) jQuery
11 1 (1.05%) LAMP
11 1 (1.05%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 37 (38.95%) Embedded Systems
2 23 (24.21%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.11%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.05%) User Experience
4 1 (1.05%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 82 (86.32%) Linux
2 16 (16.84%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (7.37%) Windows
4 2 (2.11%) ThreadX
4 2 (2.11%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 25 (26.32%) MVC
3 23 (24.21%) TDD
4 19 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 15 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (12.63%) SDLC
7 9 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (8.42%) Deployment Automation
8 8 (8.42%) DevOps
8 8 (8.42%) Waterfall
9 6 (6.32%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (6.32%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.26%) Scrum
11 4 (4.21%) Game Development
11 4 (4.21%) OOP
12 3 (3.16%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (3.16%) Embedded Software Development
12 3 (3.16%) Mathematics
12 3 (3.16%) Validation
12 3 (3.16%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 77 (81.05%) C
2 42 (44.21%) Python
3 35 (36.84%) Bash Shell
3 35 (36.84%) Embedded C
3 35 (36.84%) Lua
4 34 (35.79%) Java
5 32 (33.68%) SQL
6 29 (30.53%) C#
7 24 (25.26%) ActionScript
8 9 (9.47%) Embedded C++
9 7 (7.37%) JavaScript
10 6 (6.32%) Groovy
11 1 (1.05%) Perl
11 1 (1.05%) PHP
11 1 (1.05%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (26.32%) Degree
2 23 (24.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.16%) HND
4 1 (1.05%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.11%) MISRA
1 2 (2.11%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (8.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (8.42%) Ab Initio
1 8 (8.42%) Oracle
2 3 (3.16%) Perforce
3 2 (2.11%) Cadence