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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 57 57 62
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 21 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.79% 2.37% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.27% 5.07% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 11
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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 Coventry region.

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
335 355 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 44.49% 46.65% 49.43%
Number of salaries quoted 289 312 269
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 25 September 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Coventry

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Coventry region with a requirement for C++.

1 40 (85.11%) Software Engineering
2 27 (57.45%) Python
3 25 (53.19%) Degree
4 22 (46.81%) Physics
5 20 (42.55%) C#
6 16 (34.04%) Computer Science
6 16 (34.04%) Linux
7 15 (31.91%) .NET
7 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET
8 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
8 14 (29.79%) Electronics
8 14 (29.79%) Scrum
8 14 (29.79%) Bash Shell
8 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (29.79%) Embedded Linux
9 11 (23.40%) Mathematics
10 10 (21.28%) Windows
10 10 (21.28%) HTML
10 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
10 10 (21.28%) Computer Vision
10 10 (21.28%) Embedded Software Development
11 9 (19.15%) Entity Framework
11 9 (19.15%) SaaS
11 9 (19.15%) SQL
11 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
12 8 (17.02%) Games
13 6 (12.77%) Firmware
13 6 (12.77%) OpenGL
13 6 (12.77%) C
13 6 (12.77%) OO

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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (29.79%) Electronics
2 8 (17.02%) Games
3 5 (10.64%) Aerospace
4 4 (8.51%) Avionics
5 3 (6.38%) Finance
6 2 (4.26%) Automotive
6 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (82.98%) Software Engineer
2 21 (44.68%) C++ Software Engineer
3 17 (36.17%) C# Software Engineer
4 14 (29.79%) Embedded Engineer
4 14 (29.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 9 (19.15%) .NET Software Engineer
5 9 (19.15%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (19.15%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 9 (19.15%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 9 (19.15%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 9 (19.15%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Graduate
6 6 (12.77%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Lead Software Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) C++ Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) .NET
1 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET
2 10 (21.28%) HTML
3 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
3 9 (19.15%) Entity Framework
4 6 (12.77%) OpenCV
4 6 (12.77%) OpenGL
4 6 (12.77%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 5 (10.64%) Yocto
6 1 (2.13%) CSS
6 1 (2.13%) CSS3
6 1 (2.13%) Django
6 1 (2.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (46.81%) Physics
2 16 (34.04%) Computer Science
3 11 (23.40%) Mathematics
4 6 (12.77%) Artificial Intelligence
4 6 (12.77%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Linux
2 14 (29.79%) Embedded Linux
3 10 (21.28%) Windows
4 1 (2.13%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (85.11%) Software Engineering
2 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) Scrum
3 10 (21.28%) Computer Vision
3 10 (21.28%) Embedded Software Development
4 6 (12.77%) Image Processing
4 6 (12.77%) Machine Learning
4 6 (12.77%) OO
5 2 (4.26%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (4.26%) Project Planning
5 2 (4.26%) Signal Processing
6 1 (2.13%) OOD
6 1 (2.13%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Validation
6 1 (2.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (57.45%) Python
2 20 (42.55%) C#
3 14 (29.79%) Bash Shell
4 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
5 9 (19.15%) SQL
6 6 (12.77%) C
7 4 (8.51%) Embedded C++
8 3 (6.38%) Embedded C
9 2 (4.26%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (53.19%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) DO-178B
2 2 (4.26%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.13%) MISRA
3 1 (2.13%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Firmware
Coventry
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits inc. Healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago