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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
South East / West Sussex
Rank 19 25 20
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 110 124 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 10.73% 11.14% 10.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.89% 16.67% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 104 117 111
Median salary £46,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £25,000 £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 615 744 583
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 60.00% 66.85% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 567 689 526
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 £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 23 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 23 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 +20 52 £46,250 -2.63% 4
Gatwick +18 37 £55,000 +134.04% 4
Horsham -4 10 £30,000 -27.71%
Burgess Hill +7 5 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Haywards Heath +5 1 £39,000 +59.18%
Worthing -15 1 £52,500 +40.00%
Bognor Regis - 1 - -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 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++.

1 113 (58.25%) C#
2 99 (51.03%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (51.03%) Software Engineering
3 80 (41.24%) Windows
4 65 (33.51%) Linux
5 62 (31.96%) C
5 62 (31.96%) .NET
6 61 (31.44%) Degree
7 60 (30.93%) Java
8 55 (28.35%) Computer Science
9 49 (25.26%) Scrum
10 48 (24.74%) HTML
10 48 (24.74%) CSS
11 46 (23.71%) .NET Framework
12 44 (22.68%) SQL
13 42 (21.65%) JavaScript
13 42 (21.65%) Unit Testing
14 36 (18.56%) Oracle
15 35 (18.04%) SQL Server
15 35 (18.04%) Continuous Integration
16 34 (17.53%) TDD
17 33 (17.01%) WCF
17 33 (17.01%) Mathematics
18 32 (16.49%) Multithreading
19 31 (15.98%) OO
19 31 (15.98%) Assembly Language
20 30 (15.46%) JSP
20 30 (15.46%) UML
21 26 (13.40%) ISTQB
22 25 (12.89%) Multithreaded Programming

C++
Top Related 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 (0.52%) CICS
Applications
1 12 (6.19%) Photoshop
2 11 (5.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.12%) Internet
2 6 (3.09%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.55%) Firewall
4 2 (1.03%) CTI
4 2 (1.03%) Multicast
4 2 (1.03%) SSL
4 2 (1.03%) VoIP
4 2 (1.03%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (18.04%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.28%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.64%) MySQL
4 7 (3.61%) Data Mining
4 7 (3.61%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (2.58%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.03%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.52%) DB2
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (11.86%) Visual Studio
2 10 (5.15%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.58%) NUnit
4 4 (2.06%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.06%) Subversion
5 3 (1.55%) LINQPad
6 2 (1.03%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.03%) FxCop
6 2 (1.03%) JIRA
6 2 (1.03%) MSTest
6 2 (1.03%) Selenium
6 2 (1.03%) StarTeam
6 2 (1.03%) StyleCop
6 2 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (9.28%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.55%) Games
3 2 (1.03%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.52%) Electronics
4 1 (0.52%) Finance
4 1 (0.52%) French Language
4 1 (0.52%) German Language
4 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 97 (50.00%) Developer
2 48 (24.74%) C++ Developer
2 48 (24.74%) Software Engineer
3 41 (21.13%) Senior Developer
4 38 (19.59%) C++ Software Engineer
5 37 (19.07%) C# Developer
6 34 (17.53%) C++/C# Developer
7 31 (15.98%) Java Developer
8 26 (13.40%) Senior C++ Developer
9 25 (12.89%) C# Software Engineer
10 21 (10.82%) Analyst
11 20 (10.31%) Senior C# Developer
12 19 (9.79%) Lead C# Developer
12 19 (9.79%) Lead Developer
12 19 (9.79%) Software Developer
13 18 (9.28%) C++ Team Leader
13 18 (9.28%) Programmer
13 18 (9.28%) Software Analyst
13 18 (9.28%) Team Leader
13 18 (9.28%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (31.96%) .NET
2 48 (24.74%) CSS
2 48 (24.74%) HTML
3 46 (23.71%) .NET Framework
4 33 (17.01%) WCF
5 30 (15.46%) JSP
6 12 (6.19%) MFC
6 12 (6.19%) Servlets
7 10 (5.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 10 (5.15%) STL
8 9 (4.64%) XML
9 8 (4.12%) COM
10 6 (3.09%) ATL
11 4 (2.06%) JSON
11 4 (2.06%) WPF
12 3 (1.55%) AngularJS
12 3 (1.55%) OpenGL
12 3 (1.55%) Silverlight
12 3 (1.55%) Web Services
13 2 (1.03%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 55 (28.35%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.64%) Algorithms
3 7 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.61%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (3.09%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.55%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.55%) Smartcard
5 3 (1.55%) User Experience
6 2 (1.03%) AS400
6 2 (1.03%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.52%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 80 (41.24%) Windows
2 65 (33.51%) Linux
3 13 (6.70%) Unix
4 3 (1.55%) VMS
4 3 (1.55%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.03%) Android
5 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (51.03%) Agile Software Development
1 99 (51.03%) Software Engineering
2 49 (25.26%) Scrum
3 42 (21.65%) Unit Testing
4 35 (18.04%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (17.53%) TDD
6 33 (17.01%) Mathematics
7 32 (16.49%) Multithreading
8 31 (15.98%) OO
9 30 (15.46%) UML
10 25 (12.89%) Multithreaded Programming
11 21 (10.82%) Mentoring
12 18 (9.28%) Line Management
13 14 (7.22%) MVVM
13 14 (7.22%) Web Development
14 13 (6.70%) Automated Testing
14 13 (6.70%) SOA
15 9 (4.64%) Front End Development
16 8 (4.12%) Configuration Management
16 8 (4.12%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 113 (58.25%) C#
2 62 (31.96%) C
3 60 (30.93%) Java
4 44 (22.68%) SQL
5 42 (21.65%) JavaScript
6 31 (15.98%) Assembly Language
7 8 (4.12%) Fortran
8 7 (3.61%) Embedded C++
9 6 (3.09%) Embedded C
9 6 (3.09%) Python
10 5 (2.58%) COBOL
11 4 (2.06%) VC++
12 3 (1.55%) REXX
13 2 (1.03%) Delphi
13 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.03%) RPG
13 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.52%) PL/1
14 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 61 (31.44%) Degree
2 26 (13.40%) ISTQB
3 24 (12.37%) ISEB
4 3 (1.55%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.52%) MCSA
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (3.61%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.55%) Firmware
3 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (18.56%) Oracle
2 17 (8.76%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.15%) Adobe
4 2 (1.03%) EMC
4 2 (1.03%) IBM
4 2 (1.03%) Perforce
Crawley, Sussex
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Billingshurst, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Billingshurst, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60K Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 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: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago