The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 63 71 92
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +21
Permanent jobs citing C++ 54 61 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.04% 2.84% 1.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.33% 7.31% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 54 50 27
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
737 834 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.50% 38.86% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 642 733 735
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

C++
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

C++ Salary Trend in Birmingham

C++
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Birmingham

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for C++.

1 50 (51.55%) Java
2 44 (45.36%) C#
3 43 (44.33%) Linux
4 35 (36.08%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (28.87%) JavaScript
6 27 (27.84%) C
7 25 (25.77%) Python
8 24 (24.74%) OOP
9 23 (23.71%) JIRA
9 23 (23.71%) Selenium
9 23 (23.71%) Automation Testing
10 21 (21.65%) Git (software)
11 19 (19.59%) MySQL
11 19 (19.59%) Games
12 18 (18.56%) .NET
13 17 (17.53%) XML
13 17 (17.53%) Subversion
14 16 (16.49%) Eclipse
15 15 (15.46%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (15.46%) Software Engineering
15 15 (15.46%) Test Scripting
15 15 (15.46%) NoSQL
16 14 (14.43%) MongoDB
16 14 (14.43%) Redis
16 14 (14.43%) Apache
17 12 (12.37%) SQL
17 12 (12.37%) JSON
17 12 (12.37%) Finance
18 11 (11.34%) Unix
18 11 (11.34%) REST

C++
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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (14.43%) Apache
2 4 (4.12%) IIS
2 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.03%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.03%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) Blender
2 1 (1.03%) Simulink
2 1 (1.03%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) HTTP
2 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.59%) MySQL
2 15 (15.46%) NoSQL
3 14 (14.43%) MongoDB
3 14 (14.43%) Redis
4 9 (9.28%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.03%) Big Data
6 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.03%) HBase
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.03%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (23.71%) JIRA
1 23 (23.71%) Selenium
2 21 (21.65%) Git (software)
3 17 (17.53%) Subversion
4 16 (16.49%) Eclipse
5 7 (7.22%) Robot Framework
6 4 (4.12%) Mercurial
6 4 (4.12%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.09%) CANoe
8 2 (2.06%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.06%) Hudson
8 2 (2.06%) InstallShield
8 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.06%) JUnit
8 2 (2.06%) MSTest
8 2 (2.06%) NUnit
8 2 (2.06%) VectorCAST
8 2 (2.06%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.03%) Maven
9 1 (1.03%) Xcode
General
1 19 (19.59%) Games
2 12 (12.37%) Finance
3 8 (8.25%) Automotive
4 4 (4.12%) Electronics
5 2 (2.06%) Retail
6 1 (1.03%) Advertising
6 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (45.36%) Developer
2 28 (28.87%) Graduate
2 28 (28.87%) Graduate Developer
3 15 (15.46%) Software Engineer
4 14 (14.43%) Test Leader
5 11 (11.34%) Programmer
6 9 (9.28%) C++ Developer
6 9 (9.28%) C++ Programmer
6 9 (9.28%) Senior C++ Programmer
6 9 (9.28%) Senior Programmer
7 8 (8.25%) Automation Test Lead
8 7 (7.22%) Analyst
8 7 (7.22%) Embedded Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) Test Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Graduate C++ Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Junior
9 5 (5.15%) Junior C++ Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Junior Developer
10 4 (4.12%) C# Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.56%) .NET
2 17 (17.53%) XML
3 12 (12.37%) JSON
4 11 (11.34%) REST
5 7 (7.22%) ASP.NET
6 5 (5.15%) WCF
7 4 (4.12%) WF
8 3 (3.09%) CSS
8 3 (3.09%) HTML
8 3 (3.09%) HTML5
8 3 (3.09%) RESTful
9 2 (2.06%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.06%) ATL
9 2 (2.06%) MFC
9 2 (2.06%) Node.js
9 2 (2.06%) OpenGL
9 2 (2.06%) Qt
9 2 (2.06%) SOAP
9 2 (2.06%) WebGL
9 2 (2.06%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.19%) Fintech
2 3 (3.09%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.06%) User Experience
4 1 (1.03%) CAN bus
4 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.03%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.03%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.03%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 43 (44.33%) Linux
2 11 (11.34%) Unix
3 7 (7.22%) Android
4 5 (5.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (5.15%) Windows
5 3 (3.09%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.06%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (2.06%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (1.03%) Debian
7 1 (1.03%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.08%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.74%) OOP
3 23 (23.71%) Automation Testing
4 15 (15.46%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (15.46%) Software Engineering
4 15 (15.46%) Test Scripting
5 10 (10.31%) Automated Testing
6 9 (9.28%) Scrum
6 9 (9.28%) SDLC
7 8 (8.25%) OO
8 5 (5.15%) API Integration
8 5 (5.15%) CRM
9 4 (4.12%) EAI
10 3 (3.09%) Android Development
10 3 (3.09%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.09%) Game Development
10 3 (3.09%) Issue Tracking
10 3 (3.09%) Kanban
11 2 (2.06%) Performance Testing
11 2 (2.06%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 50 (51.55%) Java
2 44 (45.36%) C#
3 28 (28.87%) JavaScript
4 27 (27.84%) C
5 25 (25.77%) Python
6 12 (12.37%) SQL
7 6 (6.19%) Embedded C
8 5 (5.15%) PHP
9 4 (4.12%) Embedded C++
10 3 (3.09%) Perl
10 3 (3.09%) Ruby
10 3 (3.09%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.09%) VC++
11 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.03%) Dart
12 1 (1.03%) Go
12 1 (1.03%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.03%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.03%) VBA
12 1 (1.03%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) Degree
2 4 (4.12%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.15%) QA
2 4 (4.12%) MISRA
3 2 (2.06%) ISO26262
3 2 (2.06%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Docker
2 1 (1.03%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.03%) Firmware
2 1 (1.03%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) Puppet
2 1 (1.03%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.03%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.19%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.12%) NEC
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle
4 3 (3.09%) Freescale
4 3 (3.09%) Google
4 3 (3.09%) Renesas
5 2 (2.06%) Green Hills
5 2 (2.06%) Zend
6 1 (1.03%) Apple
6 1 (1.03%) Perforce
6 1 (1.03%) Xamarin
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