The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Rank 79 81 75
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 13 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.29% 1.94% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.64% 3.88% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 11
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 Essex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 493 541 567
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 49.05% 50.05% 47.13%
Number of salaries quoted 363 432 438
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £25,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

C++
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for C++ in Essex

C++
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Essex over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Essex

C++
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +3 6 £38,750 +29.16% 2
Saffron Walden -3 3 £65,000 +36.84% 4
Chelmsford - 3 £55,000 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 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 Essex region with a requirement for C++.

1 19 (54.29%) C#
2 12 (34.29%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) .NET
3 10 (28.57%) Web Services
3 10 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 10 (28.57%) C
3 10 (28.57%) OOP
3 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (28.57%) WCF
3 10 (28.57%) WPF
3 10 (28.57%) Silverlight
3 10 (28.57%) SDLC
4 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
5 7 (20.00%) Degree
5 7 (20.00%) Windows
5 7 (20.00%) Linux
5 7 (20.00%) Python
5 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (17.14%) HTML
6 6 (17.14%) MySQL
6 6 (17.14%) Unix
6 6 (17.14%) OOD
7 5 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (14.29%) XML
7 5 (14.29%) Java
7 5 (14.29%) PHP
7 5 (14.29%) Cocoa
7 5 (14.29%) Xcode
7 5 (14.29%) Objective-C
7 5 (14.29%) MVC

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.86%) CouchDB
2 1 (2.86%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (2.86%) GIS
2 1 (2.86%) MariaDB
2 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.86%) Neo4j
2 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Xcode
2 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.71%) Selenium
3 2 (5.71%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.71%) Subversion
3 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 5 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Software Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 10 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 5 (14.29%) iOS Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.43%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) C# WCF Developer
5 4 (11.43%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) WCF Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Java Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Java Programmer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) .NET
2 10 (28.57%) Silverlight
2 10 (28.57%) WCF
2 10 (28.57%) Web Services
2 10 (28.57%) WPF
3 6 (17.14%) HTML
4 5 (14.29%) Cocoa
4 5 (14.29%) Core Animation
4 5 (14.29%) Core Data
4 5 (14.29%) iOS SDK
4 5 (14.29%) iPhone SDK
4 5 (14.29%) JSON
4 5 (14.29%) RESTful
4 5 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (5.71%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.86%) HTML5
6 1 (2.86%) Middleware
6 1 (2.86%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Animation
1 5 (14.29%) iPhone
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.57%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.71%) Device Driver
4 2 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (5.71%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.86%) CUDA
5 1 (2.86%) e-Health
5 1 (2.86%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Unix
3 5 (14.29%) Android
3 5 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.86%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (28.57%) OOP
1 10 (28.57%) SDLC
2 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
3 6 (17.14%) OOD
4 5 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 5 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
4 5 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 5 (14.29%) MVC
4 5 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 5 (14.29%) Physics
4 5 (14.29%) Progressive Enhancement
4 5 (14.29%) Push Notifications
4 5 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (14.29%) TDD
4 5 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (8.57%) OO
6 2 (5.71%) Manual Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) C#
2 12 (34.29%) SQL
3 10 (28.57%) C
3 10 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.00%) Python
5 5 (14.29%) Apple Swift
5 5 (14.29%) Java
5 5 (14.29%) Objective-C
5 5 (14.29%) PHP
6 4 (11.43%) Perl
7 2 (5.71%) Embedded C
7 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.86%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.86%) Go
8 1 (2.86%) Haskell
8 1 (2.86%) R
8 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) ISEB
2 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.86%) CISSP
3 1 (2.86%) GSEC
3 1 (2.86%) HNC
3 1 (2.86%) HND
3 1 (2.86%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Firmware
2 1 (2.86%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) KVM
2 1 (2.86%) LXC
2 1 (2.86%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Intel
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Pegasus
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