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

C++
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 26 21
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 121 130 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 11.34% 11.04% 10.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.88% 16.71% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 116 122 115
Median salary £45,625 £42,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.35% +5.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £50,000
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 West Sussex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 641 778 610
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 60.07% 66.04% 53.28%
Number of salaries quoted 597 721 555
Median salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.11% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +17 60 £46,250 -2.63% 4
Gatwick +18 37 £55,000 +134.04% 4
Horsham -4 11 £30,000 -25.00%
Burgess Hill +10 7 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Haywards Heath +5 1 £39,000 +59.18%
Worthing -18 1 £52,500 +40.00%
Bognor Regis - 1 - -
C++
South East

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 West Sussex region with a requirement for C++.

1 116 (57.14%) C#
2 101 (49.75%) Software Engineering
3 99 (48.77%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (40.89%) Windows
5 70 (34.48%) Linux
6 69 (33.99%) C
7 67 (33.00%) Java
8 66 (32.51%) Degree
9 64 (31.53%) .NET
10 58 (28.57%) Computer Science
11 55 (27.09%) HTML
11 55 (27.09%) CSS
12 49 (24.14%) Scrum
12 49 (24.14%) SQL
13 48 (23.65%) JavaScript
14 47 (23.15%) .NET Framework
15 43 (21.18%) Unit Testing
16 39 (19.21%) Oracle
17 37 (18.23%) Mathematics
18 35 (17.24%) JSP
18 35 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
19 34 (16.75%) Multithreading
19 34 (16.75%) WCF
19 34 (16.75%) SQL Server
20 33 (16.26%) OO
20 33 (16.26%) Assembly Language
20 33 (16.26%) TDD
21 29 (14.29%) UML
22 26 (12.81%) ISTQB
22 26 (12.81%) Multithreaded Programming

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 (0.49%) CICS
Applications
1 16 (7.88%) Photoshop
2 11 (5.42%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.43%) Internet
2 8 (3.94%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.48%) Firewall
3 3 (1.48%) Multicast
3 3 (1.48%) SSL
3 3 (1.48%) VoIP
3 3 (1.48%) ZigBee
4 2 (0.99%) CTI
5 1 (0.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (16.75%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.87%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.43%) MySQL
4 7 (3.45%) Data Mining
4 7 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (2.96%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.49%) DB2
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (11.33%) Visual Studio
2 11 (5.42%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.46%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.46%) NUnit
3 5 (2.46%) Subversion
4 3 (1.48%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.48%) FxCop
4 3 (1.48%) LINQPad
4 3 (1.48%) Selenium
4 3 (1.48%) StyleCop
4 3 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.99%) JIRA
5 2 (0.99%) MSTest
5 2 (0.99%) StarTeam
General
1 21 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.48%) Games
3 2 (0.99%) Aerospace
3 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.49%) Electronics
4 1 (0.49%) Finance
4 1 (0.49%) French Language
4 1 (0.49%) German Language
4 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 105 (51.72%) Developer
2 50 (24.63%) Software Engineer
3 48 (23.65%) C++ Developer
4 40 (19.70%) C++ Software Engineer
4 40 (19.70%) Senior Developer
5 39 (19.21%) C# Developer
6 36 (17.73%) Java Developer
7 35 (17.24%) C++/C# Developer
8 26 (12.81%) C# Software Engineer
9 25 (12.32%) Senior C++ Developer
10 20 (9.85%) Analyst
10 20 (9.85%) Senior C# Developer
11 19 (9.36%) Lead C# Developer
11 19 (9.36%) Lead Developer
11 19 (9.36%) Programmer
12 18 (8.87%) C++ Team Leader
12 18 (8.87%) Software Analyst
12 18 (8.87%) Software Test Analyst
12 18 (8.87%) Team Leader
12 18 (8.87%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (31.53%) .NET
2 55 (27.09%) CSS
2 55 (27.09%) HTML
3 47 (23.15%) .NET Framework
4 35 (17.24%) JSP
5 34 (16.75%) WCF
6 15 (7.39%) Servlets
7 12 (5.91%) MFC
8 10 (4.93%) COM
9 9 (4.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 9 (4.43%) STL
9 9 (4.43%) XML
10 7 (3.45%) ATL
11 5 (2.46%) JSON
11 5 (2.46%) WPF
12 3 (1.48%) Ajax
12 3 (1.48%) jQuery
12 3 (1.48%) LINQ
12 3 (1.48%) Silverlight
12 3 (1.48%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 58 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 10 (4.93%) Algorithms
3 7 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.45%) Data Structures
4 6 (2.96%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (1.97%) User Experience
6 3 (1.48%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.48%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.99%) AS400
7 2 (0.99%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.99%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.49%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 83 (40.89%) Windows
2 70 (34.48%) Linux
3 14 (6.90%) Unix
4 3 (1.48%) Android
4 3 (1.48%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.48%) VMS
4 3 (1.48%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (49.75%) Software Engineering
2 99 (48.77%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (24.14%) Scrum
4 43 (21.18%) Unit Testing
5 37 (18.23%) Mathematics
6 35 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (16.75%) Multithreading
8 33 (16.26%) OO
8 33 (16.26%) TDD
9 29 (14.29%) UML
10 26 (12.81%) Multithreaded Programming
11 20 (9.85%) Mentoring
12 18 (8.87%) Line Management
12 18 (8.87%) Web Development
13 15 (7.39%) MVVM
14 13 (6.40%) Automated Testing
14 13 (6.40%) SOA
15 12 (5.91%) Front End Development
16 9 (4.43%) Configuration Management
17 8 (3.94%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 116 (57.14%) C#
2 69 (33.99%) C
3 67 (33.00%) Java
4 49 (24.14%) SQL
5 48 (23.65%) JavaScript
6 33 (16.26%) Assembly Language
7 9 (4.43%) Fortran
8 7 (3.45%) Embedded C++
8 7 (3.45%) Python
9 6 (2.96%) Embedded C
10 5 (2.46%) COBOL
10 5 (2.46%) VC++
11 3 (1.48%) REXX
11 3 (1.48%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.99%) Delphi
12 2 (0.99%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.99%) RPG
12 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.49%) GLSL
13 1 (0.49%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 66 (32.51%) Degree
2 26 (12.81%) ISTQB
3 24 (11.82%) ISEB
4 3 (1.48%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.97%) Firmware
3 3 (1.48%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 39 (19.21%) Oracle
2 18 (8.87%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.40%) Adobe
4 3 (1.48%) EMC
5 2 (0.99%) IBM
5 2 (0.99%) Perforce
West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Crawley, Sussex
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Billingshurst, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Billingshurst, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60K Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago