Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 48 72
Rank change year-on-year -20 +24 -44
Permanent jobs citing C++ 32 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.57% 4.87% 3.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.99% 9.50% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 39
Guildford median annual salary £44,250 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.84% +35.71% -22.22%
10th Percentile £29,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £64,875 £64,000 £60,000
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 534 337 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 59.60% 51.29% 49.50%
Number of salaries quoted 500 322 535
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +13.10% -6.67%
10th Percentile £28,725 £27,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £73,750 £62,500
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 17 (53.13%) Python
2 13 (40.63%) Linux
2 13 (40.63%) Degree
3 12 (37.50%) C
3 12 (37.50%) C#
4 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
5 9 (28.13%) Java
5 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
6 7 (21.88%) SQL
7 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
7 6 (18.75%) Android
7 6 (18.75%) Apple iOS
8 5 (15.63%) Node.js
8 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
8 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
8 5 (15.63%) SDLC
9 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
9 4 (12.50%) .NET
9 4 (12.50%) MySQL
9 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
9 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
9 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
9 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
9 4 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Bourne shell
10 3 (9.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 3 (9.38%) Mentoring

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 (3.13%) Apache Solr
1 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (6.25%) Blender
1 2 (6.25%) Photoshop
1 2 (6.25%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) 5G
2 2 (6.25%) 3GPP
2 2 (6.25%) LTE
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) VoIP
2 2 (6.25%) WCDMA
2 2 (6.25%) Wireless
2 2 (6.25%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.13%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) MySQL
1 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.13%) Blockchain
2 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) Ant
2 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.25%) Subversion
2 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
2 2 (6.25%) Xcode
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Games
2 3 (9.38%) Military
3 2 (6.25%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Software Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) C++ Developer
3 5 (15.63%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Development Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Python Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Games Developer
5 2 (6.25%) iOS Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Python Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Node.js
2 4 (12.50%) .NET
3 3 (9.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) Unreal Engine
4 2 (6.25%) Yocto
5 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.13%) CSS3
5 1 (3.13%) HTML5
5 1 (3.13%) MFC
5 1 (3.13%) Qt
5 1 (3.13%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.25%) Animation
3 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Android
2 6 (18.75%) Apple iOS
3 4 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
2 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
2 5 (15.63%) SDLC
3 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.38%) Network Architecture
4 3 (9.38%) Software Delivery
4 3 (9.38%) Strategic Thinking
4 3 (9.38%) UML
4 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.25%) 3D Animation
5 2 (6.25%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.25%) OO
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) Scrum
5 2 (6.25%) Software Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) Python
2 12 (37.50%) C
2 12 (37.50%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
4 9 (28.13%) Java
5 7 (21.88%) SQL
6 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 3 (9.38%) Bourne shell
7 3 (9.38%) Perl
8 2 (6.25%) Apple Swift
8 2 (6.25%) HLSL
8 2 (6.25%) MATLAB
8 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
8 2 (6.25%) Ruby
8 2 (6.25%) TTCN
9 1 (3.13%) Go
9 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) IEC 61508
1 1 (3.13%) MISRA
1 1 (3.13%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Ansible
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Atlassian
2 2 (6.25%) Perforce
3 1 (3.13%) EMC