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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 25 23 40
Rank change year-on-year -2 +17  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 40 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 2.94% 9.24% 4.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.35% 14.29% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 39 17
Median salary £32,500 £21,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.16% -46.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £19,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,050 £70,000 £43,500
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 Ipswich with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 63 280 241
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 46.32% 64.67% 63.93%
Number of salaries quoted 59 254 206
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

C++
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for C++ in Ipswich

C++
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Ipswich over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Ipswich

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

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

1 18 (48.65%) HTML
1 18 (48.65%) CSS
2 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (40.54%) Software Engineering
3 15 (40.54%) HTML5
3 15 (40.54%) CSS3
4 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 12 (32.43%) jQuery
5 11 (29.73%) Degree
5 11 (29.73%) .NET
5 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
6 9 (24.32%) C#
6 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
6 9 (24.32%) Web Development
7 8 (21.62%) Telecoms
7 8 (21.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
7 8 (21.62%) Multithreading
7 8 (21.62%) C
7 8 (21.62%) Linux
7 8 (21.62%) OO
7 8 (21.62%) Unix
7 8 (21.62%) High Availability
7 8 (21.62%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
7 8 (21.62%) Multithreaded Programming
8 7 (18.92%) Low Latency
8 7 (18.92%) Virtual Team
8 7 (18.92%) MongoDB
8 7 (18.92%) OOD

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 5 (13.51%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
2 7 (18.92%) MongoDB
3 5 (13.51%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
3 4 (10.81%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.70%) Ant
General
1 8 (21.62%) Telecoms
2 7 (18.92%) Banking
2 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (91.89%) Developer
2 15 (40.54%) C++ Developer
3 14 (37.84%) Software Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Senior C++ Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Senior Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Programmer
6 4 (10.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Web Developer
7 3 (8.11%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (8.11%) JavaScript Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Web Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Web Programmer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Programmer
9 1 (2.70%) C++ Programmer
9 1 (2.70%) GUI Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Python Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior C++ Programmer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) CSS
1 18 (48.65%) HTML
2 15 (40.54%) CSS3
2 15 (40.54%) HTML5
3 12 (32.43%) jQuery
4 11 (29.73%) .NET
4 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
5 8 (21.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
6 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (13.51%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (13.51%) React
6 5 (13.51%) WPF
7 3 (8.11%) Java EE
8 1 (2.70%) MFC
8 1 (2.70%) Qt
8 1 (2.70%) REST
8 1 (2.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
1 8 (21.62%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (18.92%) Virtual Team
3 3 (8.11%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
1 8 (21.62%) Unix
2 6 (16.22%) Android
3 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) Software Engineering
3 9 (24.32%) Web Development
4 8 (21.62%) High Availability
4 8 (21.62%) Multithreaded Programming
4 8 (21.62%) Multithreading
4 8 (21.62%) OO
5 7 (18.92%) Data Management
5 7 (18.92%) Low Latency
5 7 (18.92%) OOD
5 7 (18.92%) Physics
6 5 (13.51%) MVC
6 5 (13.51%) MVVM
7 4 (10.81%) Automated Testing
7 4 (10.81%) B2B
7 4 (10.81%) Data Protection
8 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (8.11%) Front End Development
8 3 (8.11%) Open Source
9 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
2 9 (24.32%) C#
3 8 (21.62%) C
4 7 (18.92%) PHP
5 6 (16.22%) Java
6 5 (13.51%) Embedded C++
6 5 (13.51%) Python
6 5 (13.51%) SQL
7 4 (10.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Cloudera