The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 39 72 57
Rank change year-on-year +33 -15  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 9 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.39% 0.18% 1.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.46% 0.33% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 10
Median salary £32,500 £26,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -35.00%  
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 Northampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 202 302 255
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 53.58% 53.74% 47.84%
Number of salaries quoted 179 215 232
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £50,000 £48,800
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton 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 Northampton

C++
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for C++ in Northampton

C++
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Northampton over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Northampton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Northampton region with a requirement for C++.

1 20 (86.96%) Degree
2 16 (69.57%) Computer Science
2 16 (69.57%) Software Engineering
3 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
5 11 (47.83%) Mathematics
5 11 (47.83%) Physics
5 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
6 10 (43.48%) Computer Vision
6 10 (43.48%) C#
7 9 (39.13%) PhD
7 9 (39.13%) Games
8 8 (34.78%) Scrum
8 8 (34.78%) .NET
8 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
9 7 (30.43%) Linux
9 7 (30.43%) HTML
10 6 (26.09%) Python
11 5 (21.74%) Windows
11 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
11 5 (21.74%) Quality Management
11 5 (21.74%) HP
11 5 (21.74%) COBOL
11 5 (21.74%) XML
11 5 (21.74%) CSS
11 5 (21.74%) MVC
11 5 (21.74%) BASE24
11 5 (21.74%) APACS
11 5 (21.74%) Tandem
11 5 (21.74%) NonStop SQL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Maple
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
2 5 (21.74%) Grunt
2 5 (21.74%) gulp
2 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.35%) LabVIEW
General
1 9 (39.13%) Games
2 4 (17.39%) Electronics
3 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Finance
4 2 (8.70%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
5 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) C++ Software Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) .NET Web Developer
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) BASE24 Developer
3 5 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) C# Developer
3 5 (21.74%) C# Web Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Web Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Computer Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Research Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
1 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
3 5 (21.74%) CSS
3 5 (21.74%) CSS3
3 5 (21.74%) HTML5
3 5 (21.74%) jQuery
3 5 (21.74%) XML
4 3 (13.04%) Yocto
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
5 2 (8.70%) OpenGL
6 1 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (4.35%) MFC
6 1 (4.35%) OpenCV
6 1 (4.35%) STL
6 1 (4.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Computer Science
2 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
2 5 (21.74%) APACS
2 5 (21.74%) Tandem
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Software Engineering
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) Mathematics
3 11 (47.83%) Physics
4 10 (43.48%) Computer Vision
5 8 (34.78%) Scrum
6 5 (21.74%) MVC
6 5 (21.74%) Quality Management
6 5 (21.74%) Web Development
7 4 (17.39%) Image Processing
8 3 (13.04%) Machine Learning
8 3 (13.04%) OO
8 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
8 3 (13.04%) Signal Processing
9 2 (8.70%) B2B
9 2 (8.70%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 2 (8.70%) Data Mapping
9 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
10 1 (4.35%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 10 (43.48%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) Python
4 5 (21.74%) COBOL
5 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
5 3 (13.04%) MATLAB
6 2 (8.70%) C
6 2 (8.70%) SQL
7 1 (4.35%) Java
7 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) Degree
2 9 (39.13%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) HP
2 2 (8.70%) TOWER Software
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