Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 81 56
Rank change year-on-year +14 -25 +19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 84 48 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.78% 2.66% 4.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.53% 4.28% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 62 34 87
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% +20.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,625 £50,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 1,519 1,122 1,352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 68.36% 62.16% 63.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,224 952 1,189
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,127
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.42% +2.82%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £54,330
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% +2.27% +3.53%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 0 53 £42,500 -13.27% 4
Uckfield -4 13 £45,000 -
Eastbourne -3 8 £44,500 +27.14% 1
Hove +10 6 £55,500 - 1
Hastings +6 2 - - 1
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (77.38%) C
2 61 (72.62%) Linux
3 55 (65.48%) Python
4 38 (45.24%) Embedded Systems
5 35 (41.67%) Lua
5 35 (41.67%) Bash Shell
6 33 (39.29%) Software Engineering
7 32 (38.10%) Manufacturing
8 31 (36.90%) C#
9 28 (33.33%) Java
10 27 (32.14%) .NET
11 23 (27.38%) Embedded C
12 22 (26.19%) SQL
13 17 (20.24%) Degree
14 15 (17.86%) Computer Science
14 15 (17.86%) TDD
15 14 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (16.67%) MVC
15 14 (16.67%) ActionScript
15 14 (16.67%) Web Services
15 14 (16.67%) Java EE
15 14 (16.67%) React
15 14 (16.67%) AngularJS
16 13 (15.48%) Computer Science Degree
16 13 (15.48%) Unit Testing
17 11 (13.10%) Electronics
18 10 (11.90%) HND
18 10 (11.90%) Firmware
18 10 (11.90%) Test Automation
18 10 (11.90%) RESTful

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 6 (7.14%) Confluence
2 4 (4.76%) JBoss
2 4 (4.76%) WildFly
3 2 (2.38%) Apache
3 2 (2.38%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.38%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.19%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.19%) ZigBee
3 1 (1.19%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.76%) Geospatial Data
1 4 (4.76%) GIS
2 2 (2.38%) MariaDB
2 2 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) JIRA
2 7 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 4 (4.76%) Gradle
5 1 (1.19%) Appium
5 1 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.19%) Buildbot
5 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.19%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.19%) Selenium
5 1 (1.19%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (38.10%) Manufacturing
2 11 (13.10%) Electronics
3 6 (7.14%) Banking
3 6 (7.14%) Finance
3 6 (7.14%) Games
4 2 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (44.05%) Developer
2 21 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 20 (23.81%) Embedded Engineer
4 19 (22.62%) Embedded Developer
5 18 (21.43%) C Developer
5 18 (21.43%) Embedded C Developer
5 18 (21.43%) Linux Developer
6 15 (17.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 13 (15.48%) Java Developer
7 13 (15.48%) Senior Developer
7 13 (15.48%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Test Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) Server Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) Embedded Linux Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) Programmer
10 5 (5.95%) Software Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Software Programmer
11 4 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
11 4 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.14%) .NET
2 14 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 14 (16.67%) Java EE
2 14 (16.67%) React
2 14 (16.67%) Web Services
3 10 (11.90%) RESTful
4 6 (7.14%) .NET Core
4 6 (7.14%) HTML
4 6 (7.14%) HTML5
5 4 (4.76%) Apache Flex
5 4 (4.76%) JNI
5 4 (4.76%) REST
6 3 (3.57%) Spring
7 2 (2.38%) CGI
7 2 (2.38%) jQuery
7 2 (2.38%) LAMP
8 1 (1.19%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 38 (45.24%) Embedded Systems
2 15 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.14%) Online Games
4 2 (2.38%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.38%) User Experience
5 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 61 (72.62%) Linux
2 6 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (5.95%) Windows
4 3 (3.57%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.29%) Software Engineering
2 15 (17.86%) TDD
3 14 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.67%) MVC
4 13 (15.48%) Unit Testing
5 10 (11.90%) Mentoring
5 10 (11.90%) SDLC
5 10 (11.90%) Test Automation
6 7 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (8.33%) Schematic Capture
7 6 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
7 6 (7.14%) DevOps
7 6 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 5 (5.95%) Scrum
9 4 (4.76%) Mathematics
9 4 (4.76%) Software Testing
10 3 (3.57%) OO
10 3 (3.57%) Test Scripting
11 2 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 65 (77.38%) C
2 55 (65.48%) Python
3 35 (41.67%) Bash Shell
3 35 (41.67%) Lua
4 31 (36.90%) C#
5 28 (33.33%) Java
6 23 (27.38%) Embedded C
7 22 (26.19%) SQL
8 14 (16.67%) ActionScript
9 9 (10.71%) PHP
10 6 (7.14%) JavaScript
11 4 (4.76%) Groovy
12 3 (3.57%) Perl
13 1 (1.19%) Assembly Language
13 1 (1.19%) Fortran
13 1 (1.19%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.19%) Ruby
13 1 (1.19%) Scala
13 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (20.24%) Degree
2 13 (15.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (11.90%) HND
4 1 (1.19%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (11.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (7.14%) Ab Initio
1 6 (7.14%) Cadence
1 6 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (1.19%) EMC