Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 53 64
Rank change year-on-year 0 +11 +19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 31 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.68% 2.37% 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.81% 4.74% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 7
Swindon median annual salary £50,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.21% +4.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £38,000 £33,625 £29,000
90th Percentile £57,750 £61,375 £54,600
Wiltshire median annual salary £47,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +21.79% +4.00% -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 455 359 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 53.97% 50.14% 41.01%
Number of salaries quoted 421 307 263
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,787 £58,000 £55,000
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 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
2 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (54.84%) C
4 15 (48.39%) Scrum
5 11 (35.48%) Visual Studio
6 10 (32.26%) Eclipse
6 10 (32.26%) Embedded C
6 10 (32.26%) Embedded C++
7 8 (25.81%) TDD
7 8 (25.81%) Linux
7 8 (25.81%) OO
8 7 (22.58%) Windows
8 7 (22.58%) Degree
9 6 (19.35%) OOD
10 5 (16.13%) System Testing
10 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
10 5 (16.13%) Qt
10 5 (16.13%) ClearCase
10 5 (16.13%) Subversion
10 5 (16.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (12.90%) Ruby
11 4 (12.90%) Device Driver
11 4 (12.90%) Python
11 4 (12.90%) XML
11 4 (12.90%) SOAP
11 4 (12.90%) C#
11 4 (12.90%) Java
11 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Development
12 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
12 3 (9.68%) Waterfall

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 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
1 3 (9.68%) RS-232
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) 5G
3 1 (3.23%) PPP
3 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Visual Studio
2 10 (32.26%) Eclipse
3 5 (16.13%) ClearCase
3 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
3 5 (16.13%) Subversion
4 3 (9.68%) Ant
4 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
4 3 (9.68%) HP UFT
4 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.68%) JIRA
4 3 (9.68%) JUnit
4 3 (9.68%) Maven
4 3 (9.68%) Selenium
4 3 (9.68%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Software Team Leader
1 11 (35.48%) Team Leader
2 10 (32.26%) Software Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Embedded Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Embedded Software Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Qt Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Test Automation Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) IoT Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Qt
2 4 (12.90%) SOAP
2 4 (12.90%) XML
3 3 (9.68%) .NET
3 3 (9.68%) CSS
3 3 (9.68%) Gherkin
3 3 (9.68%) HTML
3 3 (9.68%) jQuery
3 3 (9.68%) REST
4 1 (3.23%) J2EE
4 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (12.90%) Device Driver
3 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
2 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (48.39%) Scrum
4 8 (25.81%) OO
4 8 (25.81%) TDD
5 6 (19.35%) OOD
6 5 (16.13%) System Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (9.68%) BDD
8 3 (9.68%) Device Driver Development
8 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
8 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.45%) SDLC
10 1 (3.23%) Change Management
10 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
10 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
10 1 (3.23%) Requirements Management
10 1 (3.23%) UML
10 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) C
2 10 (32.26%) Embedded C
2 10 (32.26%) Embedded C++
3 4 (12.90%) C#
3 4 (12.90%) Java
3 4 (12.90%) Python
3 4 (12.90%) Ruby
4 3 (9.68%) Groovy
4 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) Jython
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
4 3 (9.68%) VBScript
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) CA Service Virtualization
1 3 (9.68%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) CA
1 3 (9.68%) HP
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle