The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 106 124 115
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 26 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.28% 0.050% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 0.053% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 19
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £39,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
1893 1876 1917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.34% 94.22% 93.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 1623 1699
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

C++ Developer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited C++ Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) C++
2 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (71.43%) Subversion
4 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
5 15 (53.57%) Games
6 13 (46.43%) Mentoring
7 9 (32.14%) DirectX
8 8 (28.57%) TDD
8 8 (28.57%) BDD
9 7 (25.00%) Open Source
9 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 6 (21.43%) Finance
10 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
11 5 (17.86%) Degree
11 5 (17.86%) Scrum
11 5 (17.86%) OpenGL
12 4 (14.29%) Retail
13 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
13 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
14 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
14 1 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
14 1 (3.57%) C

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited C++ Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 20 (71.43%) Subversion
2 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (53.57%) Games
2 6 (21.43%) Finance
3 4 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) DirectX
2 5 (17.86%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Mentoring
3 8 (28.57%) TDD
3 8 (28.57%) BDD
4 7 (25.00%) Open Source
4 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 5 (17.86%) Scrum
7 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
7 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
Birmingham
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