Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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++
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 65 83
Rank change year-on-year +42 +18 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 57 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 6.85% 2.20% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.19% 3.81% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 45 22 12
Swindon median annual salary £50,000 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.21% -13.33% +30.43%
10th Percentile £42,500 £25,750 £38,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,375 £57,375
Wiltshire median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% +7.14% -5.41%

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 Swindon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 432 473 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 51.92% 57.82% 44.40%
Number of salaries quoted 398 396 429
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £40,691 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.59% +1.73% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,175 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £56,350
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Swindon

C++
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for C++ in Swindon

C++
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Swindon over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Swindon

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 Swindon region with a requirement for C++.

1 36 (63.16%) Software Engineering
2 30 (52.63%) C
3 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (42.11%) Scrum
5 14 (24.56%) Visual Studio
6 12 (21.05%) Eclipse
6 12 (21.05%) Embedded C
6 12 (21.05%) Embedded C++
7 10 (17.54%) SDLC
7 10 (17.54%) Linux
7 10 (17.54%) OO
8 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
8 9 (15.79%) Device Driver
9 8 (14.04%) C#
9 8 (14.04%) CSS
9 8 (14.04%) Python
9 8 (14.04%) HTTP
9 8 (14.04%) TDD
10 7 (12.28%) jQuery
10 7 (12.28%) Embedded Software Development
10 7 (12.28%) Java
11 6 (10.53%) HTML
11 6 (10.53%) SQL
11 6 (10.53%) .NET
11 6 (10.53%) Windows
11 6 (10.53%) XML
11 6 (10.53%) Data Analytics
11 6 (10.53%) Analytics
11 6 (10.53%) Jenkins
11 6 (10.53%) Git (software)

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Mathcad
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) HTTP
2 6 (10.53%) 5G
3 5 (8.77%) RS-232
4 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.26%) PPP
5 3 (5.26%) Wireless
6 2 (3.51%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.75%) SMS
7 1 (1.75%) SSL
7 1 (1.75%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) GIS
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Visual Studio
2 12 (21.05%) Eclipse
3 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.53%) JIRA
4 5 (8.77%) Ant
4 5 (8.77%) ClearCase
4 5 (8.77%) Cucumber
4 5 (8.77%) HP UFT
4 5 (8.77%) JUnit
4 5 (8.77%) Maven
4 5 (8.77%) Selenium
4 5 (8.77%) SoapUI
4 5 (8.77%) Subversion
5 3 (5.26%) CMake
6 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.26%) Law
2 1 (1.75%) Electronics
2 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Software Engineer
2 17 (29.82%) Embedded Engineer
3 16 (28.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 16 (28.07%) Software Team Leader
3 16 (28.07%) Team Leader
4 14 (24.56%) Developer
5 12 (21.05%) Software Developer
6 11 (19.30%) Embedded Developer
6 11 (19.30%) Embedded Software Developer
7 6 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Test Automation Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Automation Tester
9 2 (3.51%) IoT Software Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Tester
10 1 (1.75%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) CSS
2 7 (12.28%) jQuery
3 6 (10.53%) .NET
3 6 (10.53%) HTML
3 6 (10.53%) XML
4 5 (8.77%) Gherkin
4 5 (8.77%) REST
4 5 (8.77%) SOAP
5 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.51%) JSON
5 2 (3.51%) React
5 2 (3.51%) RESTful
5 2 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Device Driver
2 3 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (3.51%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Linux
2 6 (10.53%) Windows
3 3 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (63.16%) Software Engineering
2 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (42.11%) Scrum
4 10 (17.54%) OO
4 10 (17.54%) SDLC
5 8 (14.04%) TDD
6 7 (12.28%) Embedded Software Development
7 6 (10.53%) Analytics
7 6 (10.53%) Artificial Intelligence
7 6 (10.53%) Data Analytics
7 6 (10.53%) Device Driver Development
7 6 (10.53%) Test Automation
8 5 (8.77%) BDD
8 5 (8.77%) OOD
8 5 (8.77%) Software Testing
8 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.26%) Change Management
9 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.26%) Data Analysis
9 3 (5.26%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) C
2 12 (21.05%) Embedded C
2 12 (21.05%) Embedded C++
3 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.04%) C#
4 8 (14.04%) Python
5 7 (12.28%) Java
6 6 (10.53%) SQL
7 5 (8.77%) Groovy
7 5 (8.77%) Jython
7 5 (8.77%) Ruby
7 5 (8.77%) VBScript
8 2 (3.51%) Delphi
8 2 (3.51%) ES6
9 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) CA Service Virtualization
1 5 (8.77%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) CA
1 5 (8.77%) HP
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft