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

C++
South East / Home Counties
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties - - 10.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.52% +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 the Home Counties with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Home Counties
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 6 7 9
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Home Counties 66.67% 25.93% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 7
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -6.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the Home Counties

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Home Counties 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 the Home Counties

C++
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Salary trend for C++ in the Home Counties