The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 43 76 58
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 21 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.79% 0.39% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.78% 0.88% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 11
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £39,500 £47,500
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 Coventry region.

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
270 342 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 48.74% 44.13% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 242 295 269
Median salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

C++
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

C++ Salary Trend in Coventry

C++
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Coventry

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 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 Coventry region with a requirement for C++.

1 22 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 19 (52.78%) Python
3 18 (50.00%) Linux
3 18 (50.00%) C#
4 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (41.67%) Java
6 12 (33.33%) C
7 11 (30.56%) Scrum
7 11 (30.56%) Degree
7 11 (30.56%) Physics
8 10 (27.78%) Electronics
9 9 (25.00%) .NET
9 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 7 (19.44%) Firmware
11 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 6 (16.67%) Windows
11 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 6 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
11 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
11 6 (16.67%) Bash Shell
12 5 (13.89%) TeamCity
12 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
12 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (13.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
12 5 (13.89%) Google
12 5 (13.89%) Retail
12 5 (13.89%) SOA

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) 3ds Max
1 2 (5.56%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.33%) DNS
3 2 (5.56%) Bluetooth
3 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.56%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Redis
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) GoCD
2 5 (13.89%) Hudson
2 5 (13.89%) MSBuild
2 5 (13.89%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (13.89%) TeamCity
3 4 (11.11%) JIRA
3 4 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (2.78%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (2.78%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (27.78%) Electronics
2 5 (13.89%) Retail
3 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.56%) Automotive
5 1 (2.78%) Finance
5 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Software Engineer
2 16 (44.44%) Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Software Developer
5 6 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) AWS Developer
6 5 (13.89%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) AWS Software Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
6 5 (13.89%) C++ Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
7 4 (11.11%) Graduate
7 4 (11.11%) Test Leader
8 3 (8.33%) C++/C# Developer
8 3 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Graduate C# Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Graduate C++ Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Junior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) J2EE
2 5 (13.89%) Web Services
3 4 (11.11%) Yocto
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (5.56%) HTML
5 2 (5.56%) OpenGL
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.78%) Ajax
6 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.78%) CSS
6 1 (2.78%) DirectX
6 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.78%) jQuery
6 1 (2.78%) OpenCV
6 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Android
3 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.78%) Debian
4 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.78%) Unix
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (30.56%) Physics
3 11 (30.56%) Scrum
4 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
5 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.89%) DevOps
5 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.89%) Low Latency
5 5 (13.89%) Microservices
5 5 (13.89%) SOA
6 4 (11.11%) Automation Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Line Management
6 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 3 (8.33%) CAD
7 3 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (5.56%) Android Development
8 2 (5.56%) iOS Development
8 2 (5.56%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) Python
2 18 (50.00%) C#
3 15 (41.67%) Java
4 12 (33.33%) C
5 6 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (13.89%) Go
6 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
7 4 (11.11%) Embedded C
8 2 (5.56%) Assembly Language
8 2 (5.56%) Embedded C++
8 2 (5.56%) Lua
8 2 (5.56%) Perl
8 2 (5.56%) PHP
8 2 (5.56%) SQL
9 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) IEC 61508
1 2 (5.56%) MISRA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Firmware
2 5 (13.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Ansible
1 5 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (13.89%) Puppet
1 5 (13.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Google
2 3 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle