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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 105 81 109
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +28
Permanent jobs citing C++ 46 46 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.92% 2.40% 1.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.02% 5.46% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 45 42 28
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,850 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
916 842 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 38.31% 43.92% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 740 763 751
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 29 August 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Birmingham

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 33 (41.77%) Games
2 32 (40.51%) Git (software)
3 27 (34.18%) Subversion
3 27 (34.18%) Linux
4 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (30.38%) MySQL
6 23 (29.11%) C
6 23 (29.11%) Game Development
7 21 (26.58%) SQL
8 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
8 19 (24.05%) Software Engineering
8 19 (24.05%) JSON
9 18 (22.78%) Java
9 18 (22.78%) XML
9 18 (22.78%) Eclipse
9 18 (22.78%) REST
9 18 (22.78%) Redis
10 17 (21.52%) BDD
10 17 (21.52%) Degree
10 17 (21.52%) TDD
11 16 (20.25%) C#
12 14 (17.72%) HTTP
13 13 (16.46%) OOD
13 13 (16.46%) Apache
13 13 (16.46%) NoSQL
14 12 (15.19%) Android
14 12 (15.19%) OO
15 11 (13.92%) HTML
16 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (12.66%) Open Source

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 13 (16.46%) Apache
2 8 (10.13%) Facebook Platform
3 4 (5.06%) SAS
4 2 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Blender
1 2 (2.53%) MS Office
2 1 (1.27%) TargetLink
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) IaaS
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.06%) PaaS
1 4 (5.06%) SaaS
2 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.72%) HTTP
2 1 (1.27%) 4G
2 1 (1.27%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.27%) DVB
2 1 (1.27%) GSM
2 1 (1.27%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.27%) LTE
2 1 (1.27%) UMTS
2 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.38%) MySQL
2 18 (22.78%) Redis
3 13 (16.46%) NoSQL
4 10 (12.66%) MongoDB
5 9 (11.39%) Relational Database
6 8 (10.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 32 (40.51%) Git (software)
2 27 (34.18%) Subversion
3 18 (22.78%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.33%) Vagrant
5 3 (3.80%) CMake
6 2 (2.53%) Maven
6 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.27%) CANoe
7 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 33 (41.77%) Games
2 8 (10.13%) Retail
3 5 (6.33%) Marketing
4 4 (5.06%) Finance
4 4 (5.06%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.80%) Electronics
6 2 (2.53%) Publishing
7 1 (1.27%) Advertising
7 1 (1.27%) Automotive
7 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (51.90%) Developer
2 26 (32.91%) C++ Developer
3 15 (18.99%) Software Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) Programmer
4 10 (12.66%) Software Developer
5 9 (11.39%) C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) C++ Programmer
6 8 (10.13%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.86%) Graduate
7 7 (8.86%) Senior C++ Developer
8 5 (6.33%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.33%) C++ Games Developer
8 5 (6.33%) C++/C# Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Games Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Junior
8 5 (6.33%) Junior Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior C++ Programmer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Programmer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.05%) JSON
2 18 (22.78%) REST
2 18 (22.78%) XML
3 11 (13.92%) HTML
4 9 (11.39%) .NET
4 9 (11.39%) CSS
4 9 (11.39%) OpenGL
5 7 (8.86%) Node.js
5 7 (8.86%) WebGL
6 6 (7.59%) DirectX
7 5 (6.33%) Browserify
7 5 (6.33%) RESTful
8 3 (3.80%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.80%) HTML5
9 2 (2.53%) CSS3
9 2 (2.53%) Ext JS
9 2 (2.53%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.53%) Memcached
9 2 (2.53%) Spring MVC
9 2 (2.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Online Gambling
2 5 (6.33%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (6.33%) Algorithms
2 5 (6.33%) Animation
2 5 (6.33%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (6.33%) Mathematics
2 5 (6.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.06%) Statistics
4 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.80%) Physics
5 2 (2.53%) Oculus Rift
6 1 (1.27%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.27%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.27%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.18%) Linux
2 12 (15.19%) Android
3 5 (6.33%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.33%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (3.80%) Unix
4 3 (3.80%) Windows
5 1 (1.27%) OpenVMS
5 1 (1.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.11%) Game Development
3 19 (24.05%) Software Engineering
4 17 (21.52%) BDD
4 17 (21.52%) TDD
5 13 (16.46%) OOD
6 12 (15.19%) OO
7 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (12.66%) Mentoring
7 10 (12.66%) Open Source
8 6 (7.59%) OOP
9 5 (6.33%) Automated Testing
9 5 (6.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 5 (6.33%) Embedded Software Development
9 5 (6.33%) Mobile Development
10 4 (5.06%) Analytics
10 4 (5.06%) Data Analysis
11 3 (3.80%) Scrum
12 2 (2.53%) Change Control
12 2 (2.53%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.11%) C
2 21 (26.58%) SQL
3 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
4 18 (22.78%) Java
5 16 (20.25%) C#
6 9 (11.39%) PHP
7 7 (8.86%) Go
7 7 (8.86%) Ruby
8 6 (7.59%) Python
9 5 (6.33%) Bash Shell
9 5 (6.33%) ES6
10 4 (5.06%) R
10 4 (5.06%) VC++
11 2 (2.53%) Perl
12 1 (1.27%) DCL
12 1 (1.27%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.27%) Pascal
12 1 (1.27%) VB
12 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (21.52%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Ansible
2 2 (2.53%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) Facebook
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.53%) Atmel
3 2 (2.53%) Google
4 1 (1.27%) Cognizant
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