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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 120 110 102
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 6 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.34% 0.22% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.23% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 12
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +5.93%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
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
1711 1735 1600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.67% 95.23% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1527 1345
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Subversion
3 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) Games
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) DirectX
4 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (30.00%) Open Source
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) VB
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (10.00%) MFC
6 1 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) Control-M
6 1 (10.00%) CAD
6 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
6 1 (10.00%) Mainframe

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) DirectX
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) CAD
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (10.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) IBM
1 1 (10.00%) BMC
1 1 (10.00%) Borland
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
RDF Resources Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
RDF Resources Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago