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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 95 88 121
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +33
Permanent jobs citing C++ 45 40 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.03% 2.11% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.82% 4.85% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 45 37 17
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £51,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
C++
West Midlands

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
933 825 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.05% 43.47% 39.79%
Number of salaries quoted 816 750 817
Median salary £41,000 £37,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.60% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 December 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Birmingham

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 41 (42.27%) C#
2 38 (39.18%) Linux
3 37 (38.14%) Java
4 33 (34.02%) JavaScript
5 31 (31.96%) MySQL
5 31 (31.96%) Games
6 26 (26.80%) Git (software)
7 25 (25.77%) XML
7 25 (25.77%) Eclipse
7 25 (25.77%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (24.74%) MongoDB
8 24 (24.74%) Redis
9 23 (23.71%) C
10 22 (22.68%) Subversion
10 22 (22.68%) JSON
11 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (21.65%) REST
12 20 (20.62%) NoSQL
12 20 (20.62%) SQL
12 20 (20.62%) OOP
13 19 (19.59%) Apache
14 16 (16.49%) Python
15 15 (15.46%) .NET
16 13 (13.40%) HTML
17 11 (11.34%) PHP
17 11 (11.34%) Selenium
17 11 (11.34%) JIRA
17 11 (11.34%) Open Source
17 11 (11.34%) Android
17 11 (11.34%) Automation Testing

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 19 (19.59%) Apache
2 4 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.12%) IIS
2 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.06%) SAS
4 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.03%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.03%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Blender
2 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.96%) MySQL
2 24 (24.74%) MongoDB
2 24 (24.74%) Redis
3 20 (20.62%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.15%) Relational Database
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 Reporting Services
6 1 (1.03%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (26.80%) Git (software)
2 25 (25.77%) Eclipse
3 22 (22.68%) Subversion
4 11 (11.34%) JIRA
4 11 (11.34%) Selenium
5 7 (7.22%) Robot Framework
6 5 (5.15%) Vagrant
6 5 (5.15%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.12%) CMake
8 3 (3.09%) Maven
9 2 (2.06%) CANoe
9 2 (2.06%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.06%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.03%) VectorCAST
10 1 (1.03%) Xcode
General
1 31 (31.96%) Games
2 6 (6.19%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Marketing
3 4 (4.12%) Electronics
4 3 (3.09%) Retail
5 2 (2.06%) Advertising
5 2 (2.06%) Automotive
5 2 (2.06%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 55 (56.70%) Developer
2 26 (26.80%) Graduate
3 24 (24.74%) Graduate Developer
4 21 (21.65%) C++ Developer
5 18 (18.56%) Programmer
6 14 (14.43%) C++ Programmer
6 14 (14.43%) Senior C++ Programmer
6 14 (14.43%) Senior Programmer
7 9 (9.28%) Software Developer
8 8 (8.25%) Junior
8 8 (8.25%) Junior Developer
9 7 (7.22%) Analyst
9 7 (7.22%) Senior Developer
9 7 (7.22%) Test Analyst
10 6 (6.19%) Junior C++ Developer
10 6 (6.19%) Software Engineer
11 5 (5.15%) C# Developer
11 5 (5.15%) C++ Games Developer
11 5 (5.15%) C++/C# Developer
11 5 (5.15%) Graduate C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.77%) XML
2 22 (22.68%) JSON
3 21 (21.65%) REST
4 15 (15.46%) .NET
5 13 (13.40%) HTML
6 10 (10.31%) CSS
7 9 (9.28%) Node.js
7 9 (9.28%) WebGL
8 7 (7.22%) OpenGL
8 7 (7.22%) WCF
9 6 (6.19%) HTML5
10 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET
10 5 (5.15%) Browserify
10 5 (5.15%) RESTful
11 4 (4.12%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.12%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 4 (4.12%) Unreal Engine
11 4 (4.12%) WF
12 3 (3.09%) Ext JS
12 3 (3.09%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.15%) Animation
2 5 (5.15%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.09%) Fintech
3 3 (3.09%) Oculus Rift
3 3 (3.09%) Physics
4 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.06%) Statistics
5 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.03%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.03%) User Experience
5 1 (1.03%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 38 (39.18%) Linux
2 11 (11.34%) Android
3 9 (9.28%) Unix
4 8 (8.25%) Apple iOS
5 5 (5.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.12%) Windows
7 1 (1.03%) OpenVMS
7 1 (1.03%) VMS
7 1 (1.03%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.77%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (20.62%) OOP
4 11 (11.34%) Automation Testing
4 11 (11.34%) Open Source
5 9 (9.28%) Automated Testing
5 9 (9.28%) Game Development
6 7 (7.22%) BDD
6 7 (7.22%) Mentoring
6 7 (7.22%) Software Engineering
6 7 (7.22%) TDD
7 6 (6.19%) Mobile Development
8 5 (5.15%) API Integration
8 5 (5.15%) CRM
8 5 (5.15%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 5 (5.15%) SDLC
9 4 (4.12%) EAI
9 4 (4.12%) OO
9 4 (4.12%) Scrum
10 2 (2.06%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (42.27%) C#
2 37 (38.14%) Java
3 33 (34.02%) JavaScript
4 23 (23.71%) C
5 20 (20.62%) SQL
6 16 (16.49%) Python
7 11 (11.34%) PHP
8 10 (10.31%) Ruby
9 8 (8.25%) Go
10 5 (5.15%) Bash Shell
10 5 (5.15%) ES6
10 5 (5.15%) Perl
10 5 (5.15%) VC++
11 3 (3.09%) Embedded C
12 2 (2.06%) Embedded C++
12 2 (2.06%) R
12 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.03%) Dart
13 1 (1.03%) VB
13 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
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 2 (2.06%) MISRA
3 1 (1.03%) ISO26262
3 1 (1.03%) 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%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) Ansible
2 3 (3.09%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.03%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (10.31%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.15%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.12%) NEC
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle
4 3 (3.09%) Google
5 2 (2.06%) Atmel
6 1 (1.03%) Apple
6 1 (1.03%) Freescale
6 1 (1.03%) Green Hills
6 1 (1.03%) Perforce
6 1 (1.03%) Renesas
6 1 (1.03%) Xamarin
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