Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 57 75
Rank change year-on-year +3 +18 +13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 13 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.01% 2.30% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.22% 5.20% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 9
Swindon median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -33.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £33,875 £31,750 £25,150
90th Percentile £62,500 £45,300 £56,250
Wiltshire median annual salary £52,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +40.00% -11.76% +13.33%

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 308 346 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 47.60% 44.13% 37.90%
Number of salaries quoted 273 289 341
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £29,800 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,250 £60,000 £51,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.84% +8.67% -

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 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) JUnit
3 5 (38.46%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) JIRA
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 5 (38.46%) BDD
3 5 (38.46%) REST
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) Python
5 3 (23.08%) HTTP
5 3 (23.08%) CA
5 3 (23.08%) HP UFT
5 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
5 3 (23.08%) HP
5 3 (23.08%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) Delphi
5 3 (23.08%) VBScript
5 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) SOAP
5 3 (23.08%) XML
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) Ant
5 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
5 3 (23.08%) 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) SMS
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
1 5 (38.46%) JUnit
2 3 (23.08%) Ant
2 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
2 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
2 3 (23.08%) HP UFT
2 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (23.08%) Maven
2 3 (23.08%) Selenium
2 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
2 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (15.38%) Android Studio
3 2 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (15.38%) Bitbucket
3 2 (15.38%) Calabash
3 2 (15.38%) Gradle
3 2 (15.38%) Mockito
General
1 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
1 2 (15.38%) Electronics
1 2 (15.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Test Automation Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Android Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Quantitative Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) REST
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) Gherkin
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) SOAP
3 3 (23.08%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) MFC
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) React
5 1 (7.69%) RESTful
5 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) BDD
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) Android Development
4 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Quantitative Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) Delphi
4 3 (23.08%) Groovy
4 3 (23.08%) Jython
4 3 (23.08%) Ruby
4 3 (23.08%) VBScript
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) CA Service Virtualization
2 2 (15.38%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) CA
1 3 (23.08%) HP
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Atlassian
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) Intel
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft