The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 47 49 62
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 12 32 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.19% 4.34% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.29% 8.18% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 32 15
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 280 391 360
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 51.19% 53.05% 49.05%
Number of salaries quoted 248 296 325
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

C++
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for C++ in Northamptonshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Northamptonshire

C++
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +29 6 £36,250 +39.42% 4
Brackley - 1 £37,500 -
C++
East Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 22 (78.57%) Degree
2 17 (60.71%) Computer Science
2 17 (60.71%) Software Engineering
3 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (46.43%) Mathematics
4 13 (46.43%) Physics
4 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
5 12 (42.86%) C#
6 11 (39.29%) .NET
7 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
8 9 (32.14%) Linux
8 9 (32.14%) Scrum
9 8 (28.57%) Games
9 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
9 8 (28.57%) Computer Vision
10 7 (25.00%) HTML
10 7 (25.00%) C
10 7 (25.00%) PhD
11 6 (21.43%) MVC
11 6 (21.43%) Windows
11 6 (21.43%) CSS
12 5 (17.86%) XML
12 5 (17.86%) COBOL
12 5 (17.86%) Python
12 5 (17.86%) Eclipse
12 5 (17.86%) BASE24
12 5 (17.86%) APACS
12 5 (17.86%) Electronics
12 5 (17.86%) HP
12 5 (17.86%) Quality Management

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 1 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Maple
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.14%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) NonStop SQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (3.57%) Power BI
3 1 (3.57%) PowerPivot
3 1 (3.57%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (3.57%) QlikView
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.86%) Eclipse
2 5 (17.86%) Grunt
2 5 (17.86%) gulp
2 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.57%) LabVIEW
4 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (28.57%) Games
2 5 (17.86%) Electronics
3 4 (14.29%) Finance
4 3 (10.71%) Banking
5 2 (7.14%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
6 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) .NET Web Developer
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) BASE24 Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C# Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C# Web Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Web Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Graduate
6 2 (7.14%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 7 (25.00%) HTML
4 6 (21.43%) CSS
5 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
5 5 (17.86%) CSS3
5 5 (17.86%) HTML5
5 5 (17.86%) jQuery
5 5 (17.86%) XML
6 3 (10.71%) Yocto
7 2 (7.14%) OpenGL
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.57%) MFC
8 1 (3.57%) OpenCV
8 1 (3.57%) STL
8 1 (3.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 17 (60.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
2 5 (17.86%) APACS
2 5 (17.86%) Tandem
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Software Engineering
2 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) Mathematics
3 13 (46.43%) Physics
4 9 (32.14%) Scrum
5 8 (28.57%) Computer Vision
6 6 (21.43%) MVC
7 5 (17.86%) Quality Management
7 5 (17.86%) Web Development
8 3 (10.71%) Image Processing
8 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
9 2 (7.14%) B2B
9 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (7.14%) Data Mapping
9 2 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 2 (7.14%) Machine Learning
9 2 (7.14%) OO
9 2 (7.14%) Signal Processing
9 2 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
2 12 (42.86%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) C
4 5 (17.86%) COBOL
4 5 (17.86%) Python
5 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
5 3 (10.71%) Java
6 2 (7.14%) MATLAB
6 2 (7.14%) Scala
6 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 2 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (3.57%) Pascal
7 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (78.57%) Degree
2 7 (25.00%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Firmware
2 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) HP
2 2 (7.14%) TOWER Software
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau
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