Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 28 19
Rank change year-on-year -28 -9 +19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 11 66 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.19% 7.96% 10.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.83% 12.89% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 37 95
Suffolk median annual salary £23,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,650 £19,250
90th Percentile £26,525 £72,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -

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 287 512 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 57.17% 61.76% 54.93%
Number of salaries quoted 262 439 451
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,050 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -31 9 £23,000 -42.50% 3
Stowmarket - 1 £38,500 -
C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for C++.

1 9 (81.82%) C
1 9 (81.82%) Computer Science
2 8 (72.73%) Objective-C
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 8 (72.73%) MySQL
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) Apple iOS
2 8 (72.73%) Node.js
2 8 (72.73%) Mobile Development
3 7 (63.64%) Apple Swift
3 7 (63.64%) iOS Development
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
4 6 (54.55%) Embedded C
4 6 (54.55%) Embedded C++
4 6 (54.55%) Planning and Forecasting
4 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
4 6 (54.55%) Waterfall
5 4 (36.36%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) Android
8 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
8 1 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
8 1 (9.09%) SDLC
8 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (9.09%) WPF

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Graduate
3 7 (63.64%) Graduate Developer
3 7 (63.64%) iOS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Electrical Design Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Mobile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Objective-C Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Cocoa
2 1 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Apple iOS
2 2 (18.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Mobile Development
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) iOS Development
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 6 (54.55%) Planning and Forecasting
3 6 (54.55%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C
2 8 (72.73%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) Objective-C
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
3 7 (63.64%) Apple Swift
4 6 (54.55%) Embedded C
4 6 (54.55%) Embedded C++
5 4 (36.36%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree