Period
to 20 August 2018

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

C++
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 57 37
Rank change year-on-year +13 -20 -10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 52 34 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 6.24% 4.58% 7.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.51% 8.52% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 50 33 33
Guildford median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,875 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,000 £55,000
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 495 399 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 59.35% 53.77% 46.54%
Number of salaries quoted 479 371 409
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,700 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,500 £61,250 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year -1.04% +5.49% +1.11%

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 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Guildford

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 Guildford region with a requirement for C++.

1 25 (48.08%) Python
2 19 (36.54%) Linux
3 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (28.85%) C
4 15 (28.85%) Finance
5 12 (23.08%) Java
5 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 11 (21.15%) Software Engineering
7 10 (19.23%) OO
8 9 (17.31%) PHP
8 9 (17.31%) Telecoms
8 9 (17.31%) Analytics
9 8 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (15.38%) VBA
9 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
9 8 (15.38%) Degree
9 8 (15.38%) Django
9 8 (15.38%) Financial Modelling
10 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
10 7 (13.46%) C#
10 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
10 7 (13.46%) Games
11 6 (11.54%) Windows
11 6 (11.54%) Android
11 6 (11.54%) Artificial Intelligence
11 6 (11.54%) Machine Learning
11 6 (11.54%) Mobile App
11 6 (11.54%) Apple iOS
12 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (9.62%) GitHub

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 4 (7.69%) Apache Spark
1 4 (7.69%) Jupyter
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (9.62%) GitHub
2 4 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (7.69%) Amazon S3
2 4 (7.69%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) 5G
1 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.85%) HTTP
3 1 (1.92%) 3GPP
3 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.92%) ISDN
3 1 (1.92%) LTE
3 1 (1.92%) VPN
3 1 (1.92%) WCDMA
3 1 (1.92%) Wireless
3 1 (1.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (5.77%) Big Data
3 2 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
1 5 (9.62%) Jenkins
1 5 (9.62%) JIRA
2 4 (7.69%) Xcode
3 1 (1.92%) Ant
3 1 (1.92%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Telecoms
3 7 (13.46%) Games
4 2 (3.85%) Electronics
5 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Analytics Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Excel Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Finance Modeller
2 8 (15.38%) Pricing Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Software Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) C++ Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Software Test Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Test Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Graduate
4 5 (9.62%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Python Developer
5 4 (7.69%) iOS Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Applications Developer
6 3 (5.77%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (5.77%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) C++ Programmer
7 2 (3.85%) Electronics Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) Django
2 5 (9.62%) .NET
2 5 (9.62%) TensorFlow
3 4 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 4 (7.69%) Celery
3 4 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (7.69%) REST
4 3 (5.77%) Unreal Engine
5 2 (3.85%) STL
5 2 (3.85%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.92%) CSS3
6 1 (1.92%) Flask
6 1 (1.92%) HTML5
6 1 (1.92%) Jinja
6 1 (1.92%) Middleware
6 1 (1.92%) NumPy
6 1 (1.92%) OpenDaylight
6 1 (1.92%) Qt
6 1 (1.92%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (5.77%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.77%) Animation
5 2 (3.85%) VHDL
6 1 (1.92%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.92%) PlayStation
6 1 (1.92%) State Machine
6 1 (1.92%) VLSI
6 1 (1.92%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 19 (36.54%) Linux
2 6 (11.54%) Android
2 6 (11.54%) Apple iOS
2 6 (11.54%) Windows
3 4 (7.69%) Ubuntu
4 3 (5.77%) CentOS
4 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.15%) Software Engineering
3 10 (19.23%) OO
4 9 (17.31%) Analytics
5 8 (15.38%) Financial Modelling
5 8 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
7 6 (11.54%) Artificial Intelligence
7 6 (11.54%) Machine Learning
8 5 (9.62%) Data Analysis
8 5 (9.62%) OOD
8 5 (9.62%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (9.62%) Scrum
9 4 (7.69%) iOS Development
9 4 (7.69%) Mathematics
9 4 (7.69%) Neural Network
9 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.77%) Android Development
10 3 (5.77%) Mobile Development
10 3 (5.77%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 25 (48.08%) Python
2 15 (28.85%) C
3 12 (23.08%) Java
3 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 9 (17.31%) PHP
5 8 (15.38%) VBA
6 7 (13.46%) C#
7 5 (9.62%) Ruby
8 4 (7.69%) Objective-C
8 4 (7.69%) R
8 4 (7.69%) SQL
9 3 (5.77%) Apple Swift
10 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.92%) HLSL
11 1 (1.92%) Perl
11 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.92%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) PhD
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Ansible
1 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.92%) Perforce
2 1 (1.92%) Sony
2 1 (1.92%) TIBCO
2 1 (1.92%) Xilinx