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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 58 53
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 8 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.93% 0.20% 2.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.35% 0.45% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 15
Median salary £38,250 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.00% -23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 Swindon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 239 220 260
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 57.59% 43.22% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 207 191 239
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £30,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Swindon region with a requirement for C++.

1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) Java
3 7 (41.18%) .NET
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle
5 5 (29.41%) OOP
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) OO
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) C
6 4 (23.53%) SDLC
7 3 (17.65%) WPF
7 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
7 3 (17.65%) MySQL
8 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
8 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
8 2 (11.76%) SLA
8 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
8 2 (11.76%) Advertising
8 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (11.76%) TOGAF

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Advertising
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Development Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded C Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 3 (17.65%) WPF
4 2 (11.76%) EDI
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.88%) MFC
5 1 (5.88%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) OOP
2 4 (23.53%) OO
2 4 (23.53%) SDLC
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) Structured Programming
3 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
3 2 (11.76%) UML
4 1 (5.88%) Business Development
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.88%) Data Security
4 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.88%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) Telematics
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) C
5 2 (11.76%) VB
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
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