Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 28 59
Rank change year-on-year +2 +31 -30
Permanent jobs citing C++ 200 191 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 9.59% 7.79% 4.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.70% 13.87% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 191 193 124
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £58,500 £52,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 1274 1377 1504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 61.07% 56.18% 57.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1146 1273 1340
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,250 £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 22 November 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 22 November 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 +37 63 £42,500 -22.73% 2
Burgess Hill -1 52 £45,000 - 4
Horsham -8 49 £30,000 -25.00%
Gatwick -18 8 £45,000 - 1
Haywards Heath - 7 £50,000 - 1
Worthing -22 6 £40,000 -3.03% 2
Shoreham-by-Sea - 4 £45,000 -
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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++.

1 130 (65.00%) Software Engineering
2 99 (49.50%) Degree
3 91 (45.50%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (44.50%) Computer Science
5 77 (38.50%) C#
6 76 (38.00%) Java
7 71 (35.50%) Windows
8 69 (34.50%) C
9 60 (30.00%) JavaScript
9 60 (30.00%) SQL
9 60 (30.00%) Visual Studio
9 60 (30.00%) TDD
10 55 (27.50%) Linux
11 52 (26.00%) MFC
12 50 (25.00%) STL
13 48 (24.00%) HTML
14 47 (23.50%) CSS
15 46 (23.00%) Computer Science Degree
16 40 (20.00%) UML
17 35 (17.50%) XML
18 33 (16.50%) Web Services
19 30 (15.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 28 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
21 26 (13.00%) GIS
21 26 (13.00%) Client/Server
22 25 (12.50%) Multithreading
23 23 (11.50%) J2EE
23 23 (11.50%) Presales
24 22 (11.00%) OO
25 21 (10.50%) 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 2 (1.00%) Apache
1 2 (1.00%) IIS
1 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.50%) JBoss
2 1 (0.50%) SAS
2 1 (0.50%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.50%) CATIA
4 1 (0.50%) Simulink
4 1 (0.50%) Solid Edge
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.50%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.50%) GitHub
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.50%) Internet
2 4 (2.00%) Bluetooth
2 4 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.50%) GSM
4 1 (0.50%) LAN
4 1 (0.50%) MQTT
4 1 (0.50%) RS-232
4 1 (0.50%) RS-485
4 1 (0.50%) WAN
4 1 (0.50%) Wireless
4 1 (0.50%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.00%) GIS
2 13 (6.50%) Relational Database
3 12 (6.00%) Data Mining
4 7 (3.50%) Geospatial Data
4 7 (3.50%) Redis
5 6 (3.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (3.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.00%) Big Data
7 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (0.50%) Power BI
7 1 (0.50%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.50%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.50%) QlikView
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 60 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.50%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.00%) Subversion
4 7 (3.50%) JIRA
4 7 (3.50%) Mocha
5 4 (2.00%) Gradle
6 3 (1.50%) Android Studio
6 3 (1.50%) Artifactory
6 3 (1.50%) IntelliJ
6 3 (1.50%) Maven
6 3 (1.50%) Xcode
7 2 (1.00%) Selenium
8 1 (0.50%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.50%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 20 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.50%) Games
3 10 (5.00%) Marketing
4 9 (4.50%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.00%) Electronics
6 2 (1.00%) Avionics
6 2 (1.00%) Finance
6 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.50%) Automotive
7 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 84 (42.00%) Software Engineer
2 74 (37.00%) Developer
3 51 (25.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 42 (21.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 27 (13.50%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 27 (13.50%) Software Developer
6 25 (12.50%) Java Developer
7 20 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
8 17 (8.50%) Graduate
9 15 (7.50%) C++ Developer
9 15 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
10 14 (7.00%) C++ Software Developer
10 14 (7.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 14 (7.00%) HTML Developer
10 14 (7.00%) Web Developer
11 13 (6.50%) HTML CSS Developer
12 12 (6.00%) Presales Engineer
13 11 (5.50%) C# Developer
13 11 (5.50%) Firmware Engineer
13 11 (5.50%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (26.00%) MFC
2 50 (25.00%) STL
3 48 (24.00%) HTML
4 47 (23.50%) CSS
5 35 (17.50%) XML
6 33 (16.50%) Web Services
7 30 (15.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 23 (11.50%) J2EE
9 14 (7.00%) .NET
10 10 (5.00%) AngularJS
11 9 (4.50%) DirectX
11 9 (4.50%) OpenGL
12 8 (4.00%) WCF
13 7 (3.50%) .NET Framework
13 7 (3.50%) Express
13 7 (3.50%) Node.js
14 6 (3.00%) POSIX
15 4 (2.00%) jQuery
15 4 (2.00%) JSP
15 4 (2.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 89 (44.50%) Computer Science
2 28 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (13.00%) Client/Server
4 20 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (7.50%) Algorithms
6 7 (3.50%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.50%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.50%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.50%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.00%) Robotics
10 1 (0.50%) SCADA
10 1 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 71 (35.50%) Windows
2 55 (27.50%) Linux
3 18 (9.00%) Unix
4 12 (6.00%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (2.00%) VxWorks
6 3 (1.50%) Android
6 3 (1.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (65.00%) Software Engineering
2 91 (45.50%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (30.00%) TDD
4 40 (20.00%) UML
5 25 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 23 (11.50%) Presales
7 22 (11.00%) OO
8 21 (10.50%) Multithreaded Programming
9 20 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 15 (7.50%) Scrum
10 15 (7.50%) Web Development
11 14 (7.00%) Scenario Testing
12 13 (6.50%) Analytics
12 13 (6.50%) CRM
12 13 (6.50%) Data Analytics
13 12 (6.00%) Data Modelling
14 11 (5.50%) Computer Vision
15 10 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (5.00%) Mathematics
15 10 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 77 (38.50%) C#
2 76 (38.00%) Java
3 69 (34.50%) C
4 60 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 60 (30.00%) SQL
5 18 (9.00%) PL/SQL
6 17 (8.50%) Embedded C
7 14 (7.00%) Embedded C++
8 13 (6.50%) R
9 8 (4.00%) Bash Shell
9 8 (4.00%) Fortran
9 8 (4.00%) Perl
10 7 (3.50%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.00%) VC++
12 3 (1.50%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.50%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.50%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.00%) GLSL
13 2 (1.00%) HLSL
13 2 (1.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 99 (49.50%) Degree
2 46 (23.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (5.50%) Master's Degree
4 6 (3.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.50%) ARP4754
1 1 (0.50%) ARP4761
1 1 (0.50%) Def Stans
1 1 (0.50%) DO-254
1 1 (0.50%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 11 (5.50%) Firmware
2 6 (3.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 16 (8.00%) Oracle
2 7 (3.50%) Perforce
3 4 (2.00%) Adobe
4 3 (1.50%) Atmel
4 3 (1.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.50%) PTC
5 1 (0.50%) SAP
5 1 (0.50%) Tableau