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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 61 63
Rank change year-on-year +13 +2  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 9 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.14% 1.35% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.81% 2.92% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 5
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00%  
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 236 274 230
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 56.19% 46.28% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 192 253 188
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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

C++
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Swindon over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) Degree
4 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) Games
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (23.53%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (23.53%) Office 365
5 4 (23.53%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
5 4 (23.53%) EDI
5 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
5 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
6 3 (17.65%) Game Development
6 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
7 2 (11.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
7 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Business Development
7 2 (11.76%) Structured Programming
7 2 (11.76%) iPhone
7 2 (11.76%) JavaScript

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 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Games
3 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
4 2 (11.76%) Advertising
5 1 (5.88%) Banking
5 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Application Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C++ Applications Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C++/C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Games Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) iPhone Applications Developer
4 2 (11.76%) iPhone Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Software Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) EDI
2 2 (11.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) iPhone
3 1 (5.88%) Arduino
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.88%) Raspberry Pi
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Game Development
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Business Development
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
3 2 (11.76%) Structured Programming
3 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) OOP
4 1 (5.88%) Prototyping
4 1 (5.88%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) Python
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) VB
6 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
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