Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 53 57
Rank change year-on-year -12 +4 -28
Permanent jobs citing C++ 29 34 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.39% 4.27% 4.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.24% 8.63% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 26 33 61
Guildford median annual salary £44,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.84% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,625 £59,000 £63,750
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 Guildford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 465 394 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 54.39% 49.44% 53.73%
Number of salaries quoted 434 381 634
Guildford median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,250 £65,000
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Guildford

C++
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for C++ in Guildford

C++
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Guildford over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Guildford region with a requirement for C++.

1 15 (51.72%) Linux
2 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
2 13 (44.83%) Software Engineering
3 12 (41.38%) Python
3 12 (41.38%) Degree
4 11 (37.93%) C
5 9 (31.03%) C#
6 8 (27.59%) Java
7 7 (24.14%) Games
7 7 (24.14%) Node.js
8 6 (20.69%) Network Architecture
8 6 (20.69%) NoSQL
8 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
8 6 (20.69%) User Experience
8 6 (20.69%) Software Delivery
8 6 (20.69%) SQL
8 6 (20.69%) Strategic Thinking
9 5 (17.24%) Prototyping
9 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
10 4 (13.79%) Android
10 4 (13.79%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (13.79%) PlayStation
10 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
10 4 (13.79%) Game Development
10 4 (13.79%) UML
10 4 (13.79%) SDLC
11 3 (10.34%) Finance
11 3 (10.34%) Sony
11 3 (10.34%) Scrum

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (3.45%) Apache Solr
1 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Simulink
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.45%) Blender
2 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) VoIP
1 2 (6.90%) Wireless
2 1 (3.45%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) NoSQL
1 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) Blockchain
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) Data Lake
3 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) Ant
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.45%) Xcode
General
1 7 (24.14%) Games
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Military
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Software Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Development Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Games Programmer
3 5 (17.24%) Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) UI Programmer
5 3 (10.34%) C++ Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Designer
6 2 (6.90%) Games Designer
6 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.90%) UI Designer
6 2 (6.90%) UI/UX Designer
6 2 (6.90%) UX Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Angular Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Audio Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) C/C++ Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Node.js
2 3 (10.34%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.90%) CSS
3 2 (6.90%) HTML
3 2 (6.90%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (6.90%) Web Services
3 2 (6.90%) Yocto
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.45%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) User Experience
2 4 (13.79%) PlayStation
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.45%) Animation
5 1 (3.45%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (3.45%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Android
2 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
2 4 (13.79%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Unix
3 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Software Engineering
2 6 (20.69%) Network Architecture
2 6 (20.69%) Software Delivery
2 6 (20.69%) Strategic Thinking
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Prototyping
4 4 (13.79%) Game Development
4 4 (13.79%) SDLC
4 4 (13.79%) UML
5 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) Cryptography
6 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
6 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.90%) Online Security
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Software Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
2 12 (41.38%) Python
3 11 (37.93%) C
4 9 (31.03%) C#
5 8 (27.59%) Java
6 6 (20.69%) SQL
7 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.90%) Bourne shell
7 2 (6.90%) MATLAB
7 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.90%) Ruby
8 1 (3.45%) Apple Swift
8 1 (3.45%) Go
8 1 (3.45%) HLSL
8 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.45%) Perl
8 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) IEC 61508
2 1 (3.45%) MISRA
2 1 (3.45%) MISRA C
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Sony
2 2 (6.90%) EMC
3 1 (3.45%) Perforce