Period
to 23 October 2017

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

C++
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 25 58
Rank change year-on-year -8 +33 -30
Permanent jobs citing C++ 175 210 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 8.55% 8.65% 4.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.63% 15.20% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 168 215 124
West Sussex median annual salary £42,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £21,250 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £52,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1284 1382 1479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 62.73% 56.90% 56.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1152 1304 1313
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 23 October 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 6 months to 23 October 2017. 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
Crawley +36 68 £42,500 -10.53% 4
Horsham -12 50 £29,500 -26.25%
Burgess Hill -2 32 £47,500 +5.56% 3
Worthing -30 6 £40,000 -3.03% 2
Gatwick -23 5 £45,000 - 1
Haywards Heath - 5 £50,000 -
Shoreham-by-Sea - 3 £45,000 -
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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++.

1 101 (57.71%) Software Engineering
2 92 (52.57%) Degree
3 82 (46.86%) Computer Science
4 81 (46.29%) Java
5 68 (38.86%) C
6 62 (35.43%) JavaScript
7 61 (34.86%) Agile Software Development
8 58 (33.14%) SQL
9 55 (31.43%) HTML
10 54 (30.86%) CSS
10 54 (30.86%) Linux
11 53 (30.29%) C#
12 48 (27.43%) Windows
13 45 (25.71%) Visual Studio
14 34 (19.43%) Computer Science Degree
15 32 (18.29%) TDD
16 30 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
17 29 (16.57%) STL
17 29 (16.57%) MFC
18 28 (16.00%) XML
19 27 (15.43%) Web Services
19 27 (15.43%) UML
20 26 (14.86%) GIS
21 24 (13.71%) OO
22 23 (13.14%) J2EE
22 23 (13.14%) Telecoms
22 23 (13.14%) Presales
23 21 (12.00%) Multithreading
24 20 (11.43%) Web Development
24 20 (11.43%) PL/SQL

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 3 (1.71%) Apache
1 3 (1.71%) IIS
1 3 (1.71%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.57%) JBoss
2 1 (0.57%) SAS
2 1 (0.57%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (4.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.57%) CATIA
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.57%) Simulink
3 1 (0.57%) Solid Edge
3 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.71%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.00%) Internet
2 3 (1.71%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.57%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.57%) LAN
3 1 (0.57%) MQTT
3 1 (0.57%) WAN
3 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.57%) Wireless
3 1 (0.57%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.86%) GIS
2 12 (6.86%) Relational Database
3 11 (6.29%) Data Mining
4 7 (4.00%) Geospatial Data
4 7 (4.00%) Redis
5 6 (3.43%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.71%) MySQL
8 2 (1.14%) Big Data
9 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (0.57%) Power BI
9 1 (0.57%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.57%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (0.57%) QlikView
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 45 (25.71%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.00%) Mocha
3 6 (3.43%) Subversion
4 5 (2.86%) JIRA
5 2 (1.14%) Selenium
6 1 (0.57%) Gradle
6 1 (0.57%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.57%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.57%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 23 (13.14%) Telecoms
2 13 (7.43%) Games
3 7 (4.00%) Marketing
4 6 (3.43%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.29%) Electronics
6 2 (1.14%) Finance
6 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.57%) Automotive
7 1 (0.57%) Avionics
7 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (44.00%) Developer
2 64 (36.57%) Software Engineer
3 37 (21.14%) Senior Software Engineer
4 29 (16.57%) C++ Software Engineer
5 28 (16.00%) Java Developer
6 26 (14.86%) Software Developer
7 20 (11.43%) Graduate
7 20 (11.43%) JavaScript Developer
7 20 (11.43%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 18 (10.29%) HTML Developer
9 17 (9.71%) Embedded Engineer
10 16 (9.14%) Web Developer
11 15 (8.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 14 (8.00%) C++ Developer
12 14 (8.00%) HTML CSS Developer
13 12 (6.86%) Presales Engineer
14 11 (6.29%) Technical Engineer
15 10 (5.71%) C++ Software Developer
15 10 (5.71%) C++/Java Developer
15 10 (5.71%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (31.43%) HTML
2 54 (30.86%) CSS
3 29 (16.57%) MFC
3 29 (16.57%) STL
4 28 (16.00%) XML
5 27 (15.43%) Web Services
6 23 (13.14%) J2EE
7 16 (9.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 10 (5.71%) .NET
8 10 (5.71%) AngularJS
9 9 (5.14%) DirectX
9 9 (5.14%) OpenGL
9 9 (5.14%) POSIX
10 7 (4.00%) Express
10 7 (4.00%) JSP
10 7 (4.00%) Node.js
11 6 (3.43%) Ajax
11 6 (3.43%) Dojo
11 6 (3.43%) jQuery
12 4 (2.29%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 82 (46.86%) Computer Science
2 30 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (10.86%) Client/Server
4 18 (10.29%) Algorithms
5 13 (7.43%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (4.00%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.86%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.86%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.71%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.57%) PMI
9 1 (0.57%) SCADA
9 1 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (30.86%) Linux
2 48 (27.43%) Windows
3 20 (11.43%) Unix
4 7 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (2.29%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (57.71%) Software Engineering
2 61 (34.86%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (18.29%) TDD
4 27 (15.43%) UML
5 24 (13.71%) OO
6 23 (13.14%) Presales
7 21 (12.00%) Multithreading
8 20 (11.43%) Scenario Testing
8 20 (11.43%) Web Development
9 18 (10.29%) Unit Testing
10 17 (9.71%) Multithreaded Programming
11 16 (9.14%) Scrum
12 13 (7.43%) CRM
13 12 (6.86%) Analytics
13 12 (6.86%) Data Analytics
14 11 (6.29%) Data Modelling
15 10 (5.71%) Data Protection
15 10 (5.71%) Data Visualisation
15 10 (5.71%) Visualisation
16 9 (5.14%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 81 (46.29%) Java
2 68 (38.86%) C
3 62 (35.43%) JavaScript
4 58 (33.14%) SQL
5 53 (30.29%) C#
6 20 (11.43%) PL/SQL
7 15 (8.57%) Embedded C
8 13 (7.43%) R
9 12 (6.86%) Fortran
10 8 (4.57%) Embedded C++
11 7 (4.00%) TypeScript
12 5 (2.86%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.86%) Perl
13 4 (2.29%) Assembly Language
13 4 (2.29%) VC++
14 3 (1.71%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.14%) GLSL
15 2 (1.14%) HLSL
16 1 (0.57%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.57%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 92 (52.57%) Degree
2 34 (19.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (7.43%) Master's Degree
4 7 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.57%) PhD
6 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.57%) ARP4754
1 1 (0.57%) ARP4761
1 1 (0.57%) Def Stans
1 1 (0.57%) DO-254
1 1 (0.57%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 10 (5.71%) Firmware
2 5 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 18 (10.29%) Oracle
2 7 (4.00%) Adobe
3 6 (3.43%) Perforce
4 4 (2.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.57%) PTC
5 1 (0.57%) SAP
5 1 (0.57%) Tableau