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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 43 26 32
Rank change year-on-year -17 +6  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 15 59 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 4.66% 8.81% 7.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.20% 20.14% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 48
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -18.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,800 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £55,000 £55,750
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 Guildford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 183 293 387
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 56.83% 43.73% 55.92%
Number of salaries quoted 174 201 368
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -8.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Guildford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 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 Guildford region with a requirement for C++.

1 27 (71.05%) Software Engineering
2 25 (65.79%) C#
3 21 (55.26%) Java
4 15 (39.47%) Windows
4 15 (39.47%) Python
4 15 (39.47%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (36.84%) Cyber Attack
5 14 (36.84%) Blockchain
5 14 (36.84%) Data Lake
5 14 (36.84%) Hadoop
5 14 (36.84%) Big Data
5 14 (36.84%) Degree
5 14 (36.84%) Online Security
5 14 (36.84%) Finance
5 14 (36.84%) Migration
6 13 (34.21%) Cryptography
7 11 (28.95%) C
7 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
8 10 (26.32%) Manual Testing
8 10 (26.32%) Linux
9 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (23.68%) Multithreading
10 8 (21.05%) Rapid Prototyping
10 8 (21.05%) Prototyping
10 8 (21.05%) Low Latency
10 8 (21.05%) Mathematics
10 8 (21.05%) STL
10 8 (21.05%) Web Services
10 8 (21.05%) Unix
11 7 (18.42%) Functional Programming

C++
Top Related 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 2 (5.26%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) DNS
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
1 2 (5.26%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) Big Data
1 14 (36.84%) Blockchain
1 14 (36.84%) Data Lake
1 14 (36.84%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
1 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Games
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Software Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Developer
3 10 (26.32%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) Security Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) C++ Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Analyst
6 6 (15.79%) C++ Software Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Test Analyst
7 5 (13.16%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) QA Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
9 3 (7.89%) C++/Java Developer
9 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
10 2 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
11 1 (2.63%) Java Software Engineer
11 1 (2.63%) Technical Engineer
11 1 (2.63%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) STL
1 8 (21.05%) Web Services
2 2 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Cyber Attack
2 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.26%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (5.26%) PlayStation
5 1 (2.63%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Linux
3 8 (21.05%) Unix
4 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Software Engineering
2 15 (39.47%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (36.84%) Migration
3 14 (36.84%) Online Security
4 13 (34.21%) Cryptography
5 10 (26.32%) Manual Testing
6 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (23.68%) Multithreading
7 8 (21.05%) Low Latency
7 8 (21.05%) Mathematics
7 8 (21.05%) Prototyping
7 8 (21.05%) Rapid Prototyping
8 7 (18.42%) Functional Programming
9 6 (15.79%) Automation Testing
9 6 (15.79%) OO
9 6 (15.79%) Open Source
10 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Security Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
11 4 (10.53%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) C#
2 21 (55.26%) Java
3 15 (39.47%) Python
4 11 (28.95%) C
5 1 (2.63%) Go
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.63%) R
5 1 (2.63%) Scala
5 1 (2.63%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) VB
5 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) ISTQB
3 5 (13.16%) ISEB
4 3 (7.89%) PhD
5 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) KVM
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) SAP
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