Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 53 27
Rank change year-on-year +15 -26 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 34 14 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 7.23% 2.61% 7.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.33% 4.43% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 43
Suffolk median annual salary £47,500 £23,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +106.52% -48.89% +28.57%
10th Percentile £38,750 £21,500 £25,825
90th Percentile £64,125 £40,250 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% -5.88%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 300 316 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 63.83% 58.96% 59.28%
Number of salaries quoted 228 294 484
Suffolk median annual salary £43,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% +4.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Suffolk.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Suffolk

C++
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for C++ in Suffolk

C++
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Suffolk over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Suffolk

C++
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +11 5 £65,000 +182.61% 3
C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for C++.

1 30 (88.24%) Python
2 29 (85.29%) C
2 29 (85.29%) Java
3 26 (76.47%) Security Cleared
4 24 (70.59%) DV Cleared
4 24 (70.59%) C#
5 20 (58.82%) Systems Engineering
6 19 (55.88%) Software Engineering
7 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (47.06%) Windows
9 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
9 15 (44.12%) Test Automation
9 15 (44.12%) User Stories
10 13 (38.24%) Bash Shell
10 13 (38.24%) .NET
10 13 (38.24%) Linux
10 13 (38.24%) JIRA
11 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
11 12 (35.29%) Selenium
11 12 (35.29%) Atlassian
11 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
11 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (35.29%) HTTP
11 12 (35.29%) PHP
11 12 (35.29%) SQL
11 12 (35.29%) HTML
11 12 (35.29%) MySQL
11 12 (35.29%) SSL
11 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
11 12 (35.29%) Big Data

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 6 (17.65%) Apache Pig
1 6 (17.65%) Confluence
2 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) HTTP
1 12 (35.29%) SSL
2 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
3 6 (17.65%) Broadband
3 6 (17.65%) Firewall
4 3 (8.82%) DHCP
4 3 (8.82%) DNS
4 3 (8.82%) FTP
4 3 (8.82%) HTTPS
5 2 (5.88%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) Big Data
1 12 (35.29%) MySQL
2 6 (17.65%) Apache Hive
2 6 (17.65%) Hadoop
2 6 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 6 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) JIRA
2 12 (35.29%) Selenium
3 7 (20.59%) Bitbucket
3 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
3 7 (20.59%) git-flow
4 6 (17.65%) Appium
4 6 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (17.65%) CodeSonar
4 6 (17.65%) Eclipse
4 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
4 6 (17.65%) JUnit
4 6 (17.65%) LoadRunner
4 6 (17.65%) Maven
4 6 (17.65%) Robot Framework
4 6 (17.65%) SoapUI
4 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
5 3 (8.82%) Burp Suite
5 3 (8.82%) Metasploit
6 2 (5.88%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Games
2 3 (8.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Software Engineer
1 10 (29.41%) Test Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Java Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 5 (14.71%) Software Test Specialist
5 5 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (14.71%) Test Specialist
6 4 (11.76%) Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Penetration Tester
7 3 (8.82%) Requirements Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Systems Test Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Tester
8 2 (5.88%) Android Developer
8 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Ethical Hacker
8 2 (5.88%) iOS Android Developer
8 2 (5.88%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) .NET
2 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
2 12 (35.29%) HTML
3 9 (26.47%) Web Services
3 9 (26.47%) XML
4 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
4 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 6 (17.65%) Django
4 6 (17.65%) Java EE
4 6 (17.65%) JSON
4 6 (17.65%) LAMP
4 6 (17.65%) Node.js
4 6 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (17.65%) REST
4 6 (17.65%) SOAP
4 6 (17.65%) Spring MVC
4 6 (17.65%) STL
5 3 (8.82%) CSS
5 3 (8.82%) EJB
5 3 (8.82%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) iPhone
2 3 (8.82%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (2.94%) Optoelectronics
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Linux
3 11 (32.35%) Android
4 8 (23.53%) Apple iOS
5 6 (17.65%) Mac OS X
6 3 (8.82%) Kali Linux
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Systems Engineering
2 19 (55.88%) Software Engineering
3 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (44.12%) Test Automation
4 15 (44.12%) User Stories
5 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (32.35%) Reverse Engineering
7 10 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (26.47%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (23.53%) Ethical Hacking
9 8 (23.53%) Scrum
10 7 (20.59%) Kanban
10 7 (20.59%) Multithreading
10 7 (20.59%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (20.59%) TDD
11 6 (17.65%) Incident Management
11 6 (17.65%) Problem Management
11 6 (17.65%) Release Management
11 6 (17.65%) Test Management
11 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) Python
2 29 (85.29%) C
2 29 (85.29%) Java
3 24 (70.59%) C#
4 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
5 13 (38.24%) Bash Shell
6 12 (35.29%) PHP
6 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
6 12 (35.29%) SQL
7 9 (26.47%) Objective-C
8 6 (17.65%) VB
9 4 (11.76%) Perl
10 3 (8.82%) R
10 3 (8.82%) Ruby
10 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
11 1 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 24 (70.59%) DV Cleared
3 9 (26.47%) SANS
4 6 (17.65%) CCNA
4 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (17.65%) CISSP
4 6 (17.65%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (17.65%) GIAC
4 6 (17.65%) ISTQB
4 6 (17.65%) Linux+ Certification
4 6 (17.65%) MCSE
4 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (17.65%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (17.65%) SSCP
5 5 (14.71%) Degree
6 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) HIPAA
1 3 (8.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Docker
1 6 (17.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) HP ALM
1 6 (17.65%) Puppet
1 6 (17.65%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Atlassian
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) HP
3 5 (14.71%) BT
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) Minitab