Period
to 19 November 2018

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 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 27 27
Rank change year-on-year -9 0 +31
Permanent jobs citing C++ 149 202 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 6.03% 9.78% 7.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.50% 15.93% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 109 194 195
West Sussex median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £36,250 £22,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £53,750 £57,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 West Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,419 1,268 1,374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 57.40% 61.37% 56.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,219 1,138 1,270
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £27,400 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £61,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

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 6 months to 19 November 2018.

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 6 months to 19 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burgess Hill -3 63 £53,750 +19.44% 7
Crawley -18 24 £52,500 +23.53% 11
Gatwick -3 13 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Bognor Regis - 8 £37,500 - 2
Worthing -1 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Haywards Heath +2 3 £65,000 +30.00%
Horsham -32 3 £55,000 +83.33% 3
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for C++.

1 73 (48.99%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (43.62%) .NET
3 59 (39.60%) SOA
4 58 (38.93%) Degree
5 56 (37.58%) OO
6 53 (35.57%) Software Engineering
7 50 (33.56%) .NET Framework
8 46 (30.87%) TDD
9 44 (29.53%) Computer Science
10 42 (28.19%) Web Services
11 39 (26.17%) MFC
12 38 (25.50%) XML
13 37 (24.83%) C
14 35 (23.49%) STL
14 35 (23.49%) Multithreading
15 34 (22.82%) C#
16 33 (22.15%) HTML
16 33 (22.15%) Windows
17 31 (20.81%) OOD
17 31 (20.81%) CSS
18 30 (20.13%) Linux
19 29 (19.46%) OOA/OOD
20 28 (18.79%) Computer Science Degree
21 24 (16.11%) Java
22 22 (14.77%) JavaScript
23 21 (14.09%) XSLT
24 18 (12.08%) UML
24 18 (12.08%) OpenGL
24 18 (12.08%) Scrum
25 17 (11.41%) Embedded C++

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 (0.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.68%) Simulink
3 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) LabWindows
1 1 (0.67%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.70%) Ethernet
1 7 (4.70%) Internet
2 1 (0.67%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.03%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.67%) MySQL
2 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (6.71%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.04%) Subversion
3 8 (5.37%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.01%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.01%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.67%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.67%) GoogleTest
5 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.67%) JIRA
5 1 (0.67%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.67%) Maven
5 1 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 16 (10.74%) Aerospace
2 10 (6.71%) Electronics
3 4 (2.68%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.01%) Automotive
5 2 (1.34%) Finance
5 2 (1.34%) Legal
5 2 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 74 (49.66%) Developer
2 44 (29.53%) Software Developer
3 38 (25.50%) C++ Developer
4 32 (21.48%) Architect
4 32 (21.48%) Software Architect
5 27 (18.12%) C++ Software Developer
6 26 (17.45%) Software Engineer
7 20 (13.42%) Embedded Engineer
8 13 (8.72%) Embedded C Engineer
9 11 (7.38%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 10 (6.71%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 10 (6.71%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (5.37%) C# Software Engineer
12 7 (4.70%) C# Developer
12 7 (4.70%) C# Software Developer
12 7 (4.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 7 (4.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 7 (4.70%) Java Developer
12 7 (4.70%) JavaScript Developer
13 6 (4.03%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (43.62%) .NET
2 50 (33.56%) .NET Framework
3 42 (28.19%) Web Services
4 39 (26.17%) MFC
5 38 (25.50%) XML
6 35 (23.49%) STL
7 33 (22.15%) HTML
8 31 (20.81%) CSS
9 21 (14.09%) XSLT
10 18 (12.08%) OpenGL
11 15 (10.07%) REST
12 14 (9.40%) ATL
13 12 (8.05%) JSON
13 12 (8.05%) SOAP
13 12 (8.05%) XSD
14 9 (6.04%) Direct3D
14 9 (6.04%) HTML5
14 9 (6.04%) WebGL
15 5 (3.36%) DirectX
15 5 (3.36%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (29.53%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.37%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.68%) User Experience
4 3 (2.01%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.01%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.34%) Industry 4.0
5 2 (1.34%) Life Science
5 2 (1.34%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 33 (22.15%) Windows
2 30 (20.13%) Linux
3 14 (9.40%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (3.36%) VxWorks
5 3 (2.01%) OpenVMS
5 3 (2.01%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (48.99%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (39.60%) SOA
3 56 (37.58%) OO
4 53 (35.57%) Software Engineering
5 46 (30.87%) TDD
6 35 (23.49%) Multithreading
7 31 (20.81%) OOD
8 29 (19.46%) OOA/OOD
9 18 (12.08%) Scrum
9 18 (12.08%) UML
10 14 (9.40%) Mathematics
10 14 (9.40%) Memory Management
10 14 (9.40%) Software Architecture
11 12 (8.05%) Cryptography
12 10 (6.71%) Computer Vision
13 8 (5.37%) Business Development
13 8 (5.37%) Customer Requirements
13 8 (5.37%) Unit Testing
14 7 (4.70%) Front End Development
14 7 (4.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (24.83%) C
2 34 (22.82%) C#
3 24 (16.11%) Java
4 22 (14.77%) JavaScript
5 17 (11.41%) Embedded C++
6 14 (9.40%) Embedded C
7 8 (5.37%) SQL
8 5 (3.36%) GLSL
8 5 (3.36%) HLSL
9 4 (2.68%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.01%) Java 8
10 3 (2.01%) Pascal
10 3 (2.01%) Scala
11 2 (1.34%) Delphi
11 2 (1.34%) Python
11 2 (1.34%) VB
12 1 (0.67%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 58 (38.93%) Degree
2 28 (18.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (6.04%) Master's Degree
4 3 (2.01%) PhD
4 3 (2.01%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.34%) MPhil
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.36%) DICOM
1 5 (3.36%) MISRA
1 5 (3.36%) MISRA C
2 1 (0.67%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (6.04%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (4.70%) Adobe
2 3 (2.01%) Oracle
3 2 (1.34%) Atmel
3 2 (1.34%) EMC
4 1 (0.67%) Google