The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 29 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
29 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 20 30
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 110 159 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 10.64% 13.13% 8.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.95% 20.33% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 104 154 95
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 West Sussex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 649 782 621
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 62.77% 64.57% 51.71%
Number of salaries quoted 593 747 582
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,421 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.60% +3.55%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

C++
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ in West Sussex.

Salary trend for C++ in West Sussex

C++
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in West Sussex over the 3 months to 29 May 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in West Sussex

C++
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +13 67 £44,000 -2.22% 2
Gatwick +2 16 £52,500 +16.66%
Horsham -14 15 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Burgess Hill +3 7 £47,500 +5.55% 2
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for C++.

1 99 (47.37%) C#
2 89 (42.58%) Software Engineering
3 87 (41.63%) C
4 85 (40.67%) Java
5 81 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (36.84%) Degree
7 75 (35.89%) HTML
7 75 (35.89%) CSS
8 72 (34.45%) Linux
9 71 (33.97%) Windows
10 67 (32.06%) Computer Science
11 65 (31.10%) JavaScript
12 59 (28.23%) SQL
13 52 (24.88%) .NET
14 46 (22.01%) Scrum
15 40 (19.14%) .NET Framework
16 39 (18.66%) JSP
17 38 (18.18%) Oracle
17 38 (18.18%) Test Automation
18 37 (17.70%) OO
19 36 (17.22%) Unit Testing
20 35 (16.75%) Mathematics
21 33 (15.79%) WCF
22 32 (15.31%) Web Development
22 32 (15.31%) Telecoms
23 31 (14.83%) Assembly Language
24 28 (13.40%) TDD
24 28 (13.40%) Multithreading
25 27 (12.92%) UML
25 27 (12.92%) SQL Server

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 1 (0.48%) Apache
1 1 (0.48%) CICS
1 1 (0.48%) IIS
1 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (12.44%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.05%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.74%) Internet
2 6 (2.87%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.44%) Firewall
3 3 (1.44%) Multicast
3 3 (1.44%) SSL
4 2 (0.96%) VoIP
4 2 (0.96%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.48%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.92%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.74%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.35%) Data Mining
3 7 (3.35%) MySQL
3 7 (3.35%) Oracle Database
3 7 (3.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (2.87%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (2.39%) GIS
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.96%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.48%) DB2
Development Applications
1 26 (12.44%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.78%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.39%) Eclipse
3 5 (2.39%) NUnit
3 5 (2.39%) Selenium
3 5 (2.39%) Subversion
4 4 (1.91%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.44%) FxCop
5 3 (1.44%) LINQPad
5 3 (1.44%) StyleCop
5 3 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.96%) JIRA
6 2 (0.96%) MSTest
6 2 (0.96%) StarTeam
General
1 32 (15.31%) Telecoms
2 2 (0.96%) Aerospace
2 2 (0.96%) Games
2 2 (0.96%) Marketing
3 1 (0.48%) Electronics
3 1 (0.48%) Finance
3 1 (0.48%) French Language
3 1 (0.48%) German Language
3 1 (0.48%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 127 (60.77%) Developer
2 52 (24.88%) C++ Developer
3 45 (21.53%) Software Engineer
4 44 (21.05%) Java Developer
5 40 (19.14%) C++ Software Engineer
6 38 (18.18%) C# Developer
7 34 (16.27%) C++/C# Developer
8 25 (11.96%) Senior Developer
9 23 (11.00%) C# Software Engineer
10 21 (10.05%) JavaScript Developer
11 20 (9.57%) Senior C++ Developer
11 20 (9.57%) Software Developer
12 19 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 18 (8.61%) Analyst
14 17 (8.13%) Programmer
14 17 (8.13%) Senior C# Developer
14 17 (8.13%) Software Analyst
14 17 (8.13%) Software Test Analyst
14 17 (8.13%) Test Analyst
15 16 (7.66%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (35.89%) CSS
1 75 (35.89%) HTML
2 52 (24.88%) .NET
3 40 (19.14%) .NET Framework
4 39 (18.66%) JSP
5 33 (15.79%) WCF
6 22 (10.53%) Servlets
7 13 (6.22%) MFC
8 10 (4.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 10 (4.78%) COM
8 10 (4.78%) J2EE
8 10 (4.78%) STL
8 10 (4.78%) XML
9 7 (3.35%) Ajax
9 7 (3.35%) ATL
9 7 (3.35%) jQuery
9 7 (3.35%) JSON
10 6 (2.87%) POSIX
11 5 (2.39%) Hibernate
11 5 (2.39%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 67 (32.06%) Computer Science
2 15 (7.18%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (6.70%) Algorithms
4 13 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.78%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.35%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.39%) User Experience
8 3 (1.44%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.48%) AS400
9 1 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.48%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 72 (34.45%) Linux
2 71 (33.97%) Windows
3 21 (10.05%) Unix
4 5 (2.39%) Android
4 5 (2.39%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.96%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (42.58%) Software Engineering
2 81 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (22.01%) Scrum
4 38 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 37 (17.70%) OO
6 36 (17.22%) Unit Testing
7 35 (16.75%) Mathematics
8 32 (15.31%) Web Development
9 28 (13.40%) Multithreading
9 28 (13.40%) TDD
10 27 (12.92%) UML
11 23 (11.00%) Front End Development
12 22 (10.53%) Multithreaded Programming
13 21 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (10.05%) Scenario Testing
14 17 (8.13%) MVVM
15 16 (7.66%) Data Protection
15 16 (7.66%) Mentoring
16 15 (7.18%) Line Management
17 14 (6.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 99 (47.37%) C#
2 87 (41.63%) C
3 85 (40.67%) Java
4 65 (31.10%) JavaScript
5 59 (28.23%) SQL
6 31 (14.83%) Assembly Language
7 15 (7.18%) Fortran
8 8 (3.83%) PL/SQL
9 7 (3.35%) Python
10 4 (1.91%) COBOL
10 4 (1.91%) Embedded C
10 4 (1.91%) Embedded C++
11 3 (1.44%) REXX
11 3 (1.44%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.44%) VC++
12 2 (0.96%) R
13 1 (0.48%) GLSL
13 1 (0.48%) HLSL
13 1 (0.48%) PL/1
13 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 77 (36.84%) Degree
2 19 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 18 (8.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (8.61%) ISEB
4 15 (7.18%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.44%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.48%) PhD
6 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 7 (3.35%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.91%) Firmware
3 3 (1.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 38 (18.18%) Oracle
2 23 (11.00%) Adobe
3 19 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.44%) Perforce
5 2 (0.96%) EMC
5 2 (0.96%) IBM
Billingshurst, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Rullion
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley
Thales
Posted: 25 days ago