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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 48 59
Rank change year-on-year +5 +11  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.43% 3.68% 2.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.91% 6.34% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 15
Median salary £25,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.14% -6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 Suffolk with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 172 331 396
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 49.14% 58.07% 63.26%
Number of salaries quoted 161 315 370
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 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++
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 3 months to 30 April 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
Haverhill - 5 £25,500 -
C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for C++.

1 16 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 14 (46.67%) C
3 11 (36.67%) HTML
3 11 (36.67%) CSS
4 10 (33.33%) C#
4 10 (33.33%) .NET
4 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (30.00%) Delphi
5 9 (30.00%) Assembly Language
5 9 (30.00%) Pascal
5 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (30.00%) HTML5
5 9 (30.00%) CSS3
6 7 (23.33%) jQuery
6 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
6 7 (23.33%) Web Development
7 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
8 5 (16.67%) Embedded C++
8 5 (16.67%) MVC
8 5 (16.67%) Android
8 5 (16.67%) WPF
8 5 (16.67%) MVVM
8 5 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 5 (16.67%) NServiceBus
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (16.67%) React
9 4 (13.33%) Virtual Team

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 5 (16.67%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (3.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 17 (56.67%) Software Developer
3 12 (40.00%) C++ Developer
4 7 (23.33%) C Developer
4 7 (23.33%) C/C++ Developer
4 7 (23.33%) C/C++ Software Developer
4 7 (23.33%) C++ Software Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Graduate
5 5 (16.67%) Graduate C C++ Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Graduate C Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Graduate C++ Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Graduate Software Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Programmer
7 3 (10.00%) Delphi Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) CSS
1 11 (36.67%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) .NET
3 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (30.00%) CSS3
3 9 (30.00%) HTML5
4 7 (23.33%) jQuery
5 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (16.67%) React
5 5 (16.67%) WPF
6 3 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (6.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Virtual Team
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Android
2 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 3 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) Web Development
4 5 (16.67%) MVC
4 5 (16.67%) MVVM
5 3 (10.00%) High Availability
5 3 (10.00%) Multithreaded Programming
5 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.67%) B2B
6 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.67%) Data Management
6 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
6 2 (6.67%) Low Latency
6 2 (6.67%) OO
6 2 (6.67%) OOD
6 2 (6.67%) Open Source
6 2 (6.67%) Physics
7 1 (3.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) C
2 10 (33.33%) C#
3 9 (30.00%) Assembly Language
3 9 (30.00%) Delphi
3 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) Pascal
4 5 (16.67%) Embedded C++
5 4 (13.33%) PHP
6 3 (10.00%) Python
6 3 (10.00%) SQL
7 2 (6.67%) Java
7 2 (6.67%) Ruby
8 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco