Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 69 54
Rank change year-on-year +7 -15 +4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 17 12 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.59% 1.73% 4.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.29% 3.19% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 48
Suffolk median annual salary £50,000 £25,500 £32,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +96.08% -21.84% -6.79%
10th Percentile £33,725 £23,650 £17,500
90th Percentile £61,875 £38,500 £68,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -3.61% -2.35%

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 396 376 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 60.27% 54.34% 55.38%
Number of salaries quoted 316 348 598
Suffolk median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,813 £23,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £57,500 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -6 4 £42,500 +70.00% 2
Bury St Edmunds - 3 £50,000 - 1
Stowmarket - 1 £50,000 -
C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 14 (82.35%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
3 10 (58.82%) Java
3 10 (58.82%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) Python
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 9 (52.94%) C
4 9 (52.94%) .NET
4 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
4 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
5 8 (47.06%) Multithreading
6 7 (41.18%) Windows
6 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
7 6 (35.29%) PHP
7 6 (35.29%) HTML
7 6 (35.29%) MySQL
7 6 (35.29%) OO
7 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
7 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
7 6 (35.29%) Selenium
7 6 (35.29%) JIRA
7 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
7 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
7 6 (35.29%) User Stories
8 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (29.41%) Big Data
8 5 (29.41%) Atlassian
8 5 (29.41%) Scrum

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 3 (17.65%) Apache Pig
1 3 (17.65%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Broadband
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) HTTP
2 3 (17.65%) SSL
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
2 5 (29.41%) Big Data
3 3 (17.65%) Apache Hive
3 3 (17.65%) Hadoop
3 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) JIRA
1 6 (35.29%) Selenium
2 3 (17.65%) Appium
2 3 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (17.65%) Bitbucket
2 3 (17.65%) CodeSonar
2 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) git-flow
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) JUnit
2 3 (17.65%) LoadRunner
2 3 (17.65%) Maven
2 3 (17.65%) Robot Framework
2 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
2 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Java Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Software Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C++ Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C++ Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C++/C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior
6 1 (5.88%) Programmer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) CSS
3 3 (17.65%) Django
3 3 (17.65%) Java EE
3 3 (17.65%) JSON
3 3 (17.65%) LAMP
3 3 (17.65%) Node.js
3 3 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (17.65%) REST
3 3 (17.65%) SOAP
3 3 (17.65%) Spring MVC
3 3 (17.65%) STL
3 3 (17.65%) Web Services
3 3 (17.65%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.88%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 3 (17.65%) Android
3 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
3 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
2 8 (47.06%) Multithreading
3 6 (35.29%) OO
3 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
3 6 (35.29%) User Stories
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (17.65%) API Design
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (17.65%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
6 3 (17.65%) Kanban
6 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
6 3 (17.65%) Release Management
6 3 (17.65%) TDD
6 3 (17.65%) Test Management
6 3 (17.65%) Test Planning
6 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) Python
3 9 (52.94%) C
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
5 6 (35.29%) PHP
5 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
6 3 (17.65%) Objective-C
6 3 (17.65%) VB
7 2 (11.76%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) CCNA
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CISSP
2 3 (17.65%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (17.65%) GIAC
2 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
2 3 (17.65%) Linux+ Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (17.65%) SANS
2 3 (17.65%) SSCP
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
1 3 (17.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HP ALM
1 3 (17.65%) Puppet
1 3 (17.65%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Atlassian
3 3 (17.65%) BT
3 3 (17.65%) HP