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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 33 61
Rank change year-on-year +11 +28  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 34 31 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 8.97% 5.76% 2.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.74% 12.81% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 34 31 17
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
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 216 242 303
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 56.99% 44.98% 45.22%
Number of salaries quoted 192 185 276
Median salary £35,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.62% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 40 (93.02%) Computer Science
2 33 (76.74%) Degree
3 31 (72.09%) Mathematics
3 31 (72.09%) Software Engineering
3 31 (72.09%) PhD
4 29 (67.44%) Linux
5 28 (65.12%) Computer Vision
6 24 (55.81%) Windows
6 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (53.49%) Physics
8 20 (46.51%) Git (software)
8 20 (46.51%) C#
8 20 (46.51%) Algorithms
9 19 (44.19%) Computer Science Degree
9 19 (44.19%) Python
10 18 (41.86%) Image Processing
11 17 (39.53%) OO
12 16 (37.21%) MATLAB
12 16 (37.21%) Signal Processing
13 13 (30.23%) C
14 12 (27.91%) Electronics
14 12 (27.91%) Scrum
15 11 (25.58%) Games
16 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
17 9 (20.93%) OOP
17 9 (20.93%) Machine Learning
18 8 (18.60%) GitHub
18 8 (18.60%) .NET
18 8 (18.60%) HTML
19 7 (16.28%) SQL

C++
Co-occurring 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 7 (16.28%) Maple
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) GitHub
2 7 (16.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 20 (46.51%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.28%) LabVIEW
3 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (27.91%) Electronics
2 11 (25.58%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) C++ Software Engineer
1 19 (44.19%) Software Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) C Software Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Computer Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Computer Vision Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Research Scientist
4 8 (18.60%) C# Software Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) .NET Software Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Graduate
6 4 (9.30%) Embedded Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Embedded Software Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) BASE24 Developer
8 1 (2.33%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) .NET
1 8 (18.60%) HTML
2 7 (16.28%) .NET Framework
2 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET
2 7 (16.28%) Entity Framework
3 4 (9.30%) Yocto
4 2 (4.65%) XML
5 1 (2.33%) CSS
5 1 (2.33%) CSS3
5 1 (2.33%) Django
5 1 (2.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 40 (93.02%) Computer Science
2 20 (46.51%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.65%) APACS
3 2 (4.65%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 29 (67.44%) Linux
2 24 (55.81%) Windows
3 5 (11.63%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) Mathematics
1 31 (72.09%) Software Engineering
2 28 (65.12%) Computer Vision
3 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (53.49%) Physics
5 18 (41.86%) Image Processing
6 17 (39.53%) OO
7 16 (37.21%) Signal Processing
8 12 (27.91%) Scrum
9 9 (20.93%) Machine Learning
9 9 (20.93%) OOP
10 2 (4.65%) Quality Management
11 1 (2.33%) OOD
11 1 (2.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) C#
2 19 (44.19%) Python
3 16 (37.21%) MATLAB
4 13 (30.23%) C
5 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
6 7 (16.28%) SQL
7 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.65%) COBOL
9 1 (2.33%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.33%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (76.74%) Degree
2 31 (72.09%) PhD
3 19 (44.19%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) HP
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