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

C++
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 32 38
Rank change year-on-year -12 +6  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 0.71% 5.38% 3.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 9.60% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 12
Median salary £33,750 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.62% -23.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £45,000 £67,000
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 Peterborough with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Peterborough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 132 177 139
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 46.81% 56.01% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 118 152 112
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -13.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £70,000 £57,100
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

C++
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for C++ in Peterborough

C++
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for C++.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) PhD
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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