Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 61 82
Rank change year-on-year +18 +21 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 25 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.41% 2.12% 1.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.93% 4.00% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 17
Swindon median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -16.67% +21.62%
10th Percentile £33,200 £31,750 £29,900
90th Percentile £62,500 £46,375 £56,250
Wiltshire median annual salary £52,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +40.00% - -6.25%

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 361 425 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 49.25% 52.93% 43.81%
Number of salaries quoted 328 354 455
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,421
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.81% -1.45%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,250 £60,000 £55,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,421
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.47% +5.12%

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 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 9 (36.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) TDD
4 8 (32.00%) JIRA
4 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (32.00%) Python
4 8 (32.00%) Eclipse
5 7 (28.00%) HTTP
5 7 (28.00%) JUnit
5 7 (28.00%) C#
5 7 (28.00%) CSS
5 7 (28.00%) BDD
6 6 (24.00%) jQuery
6 6 (24.00%) .NET
6 6 (24.00%) SQL
6 6 (24.00%) XML
7 5 (20.00%) Jython
7 5 (20.00%) Maven
7 5 (20.00%) Ruby
7 5 (20.00%) Ant
7 5 (20.00%) Linux
7 5 (20.00%) OO
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) HP
7 5 (20.00%) CA
7 5 (20.00%) HP UFT
7 5 (20.00%) HTML

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 (4.00%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) HTTP
2 4 (16.00%) 5G
3 3 (12.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.00%) PPP
4 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) GIS
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (32.00%) Eclipse
2 8 (32.00%) JIRA
3 7 (28.00%) JUnit
4 5 (20.00%) Ant
4 5 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (20.00%) HP UFT
4 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (20.00%) Maven
4 5 (20.00%) Selenium
4 5 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (12.00%) ClearCase
5 3 (12.00%) CMake
5 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (12.00%) Subversion
6 2 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (8.00%) Bitbucket
6 2 (8.00%) Calabash
6 2 (8.00%) Gradle
6 2 (8.00%) Mockito
General
1 3 (12.00%) Electronics
1 3 (12.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 9 (36.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Test Automation Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Android Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Automation Tester
5 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Tester
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) CSS
2 6 (24.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) jQuery
2 6 (24.00%) XML
3 5 (20.00%) Gherkin
3 5 (20.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.00%) REST
3 5 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.00%) JSON
4 2 (8.00%) React
4 2 (8.00%) RESTful
4 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (8.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Android
2 2 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) TDD
4 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (28.00%) BDD
6 5 (20.00%) OO
6 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 4 (16.00%) Analytics
7 4 (16.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (16.00%) Data Analytics
7 4 (16.00%) SDLC
8 3 (12.00%) OOD
9 2 (8.00%) Android Development
9 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (8.00%) ERP
9 2 (8.00%) Scrum
9 2 (8.00%) System Testing
10 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk Modelling
10 1 (4.00%) Quantitative Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (32.00%) Python
3 7 (28.00%) C#
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) Groovy
5 5 (20.00%) Jython
5 5 (20.00%) Ruby
5 5 (20.00%) VBScript
6 3 (12.00%) C
7 2 (8.00%) Delphi
7 2 (8.00%) ES6
7 2 (8.00%) X++
8 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) CA Service Virtualization
1 5 (20.00%) HP ALM
2 2 (8.00%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) CA
1 5 (20.00%) HP
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Atlassian