The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had C++ Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 136 104 117
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 4 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 1.04% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.07% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 4
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +12.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
C++ Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2244 1964 1813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.94% 97.66% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1666 1621 1591
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,953 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured C++ Developer in the job title.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Birmingham region.

C++ Developer Salary Trend in Birmingham

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, C++ Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) C++
2 29 (70.73%) Games
2 29 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (68.29%) Subversion
3 28 (68.29%) Git (software)
4 22 (53.66%) BDD
4 22 (53.66%) TDD
5 14 (34.15%) Game Development
6 11 (26.83%) Retail
7 10 (24.39%) Degree
8 9 (21.95%) DirectX
9 6 (14.63%) Windows
9 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
10 5 (12.20%) OpenGL
10 5 (12.20%) HTML
11 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
11 4 (9.76%) CSS
11 4 (9.76%) Mac OS X
11 4 (9.76%) Finance
11 4 (9.76%) Cocoa
11 4 (9.76%) HTML5
11 4 (9.76%) Qt
11 4 (9.76%) WPF
11 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
11 4 (9.76%) Cross-Platform Development
12 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
12 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (7.32%) Scrum
12 3 (7.32%) C
13 2 (4.88%) XML

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
1 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.44%) Redis
1 1 (2.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (68.29%) Git (software)
1 28 (68.29%) Subversion
2 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (70.73%) Games
2 11 (26.83%) Retail
3 4 (9.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) DirectX
2 5 (12.20%) HTML
2 5 (12.20%) OpenGL
3 4 (9.76%) Cocoa
3 4 (9.76%) CSS
3 4 (9.76%) HTML5
3 4 (9.76%) Qt
3 4 (9.76%) WPF
4 2 (4.88%) XML
5 1 (2.44%) .NET
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (2.44%) JSON
5 1 (2.44%) MFC
5 1 (2.44%) REST
5 1 (2.44%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Derivative
2 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile Games
3 1 (2.44%) Physics
3 1 (2.44%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) OpenVMS
3 1 (2.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (53.66%) BDD
2 22 (53.66%) TDD
3 14 (34.15%) Game Development
4 4 (9.76%) Cross-Platform Development
4 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.32%) Scrum
6 1 (2.44%) CAD
6 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.44%) OOD
6 1 (2.44%) OOP
6 1 (2.44%) Open Source
6 1 (2.44%) SDLC
6 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (7.32%) C
3 2 (4.88%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) DCL
4 1 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) Pascal
4 1 (2.44%) Perl
4 1 (2.44%) PHP
4 1 (2.44%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Degree
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