The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 63 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 11 16 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.45% 2.94% 5.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.24% 7.05% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 38
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,625 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
339 227 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 44.66% 41.65% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 289 203 304
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Coventry

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 13 (54.17%) C#
2 12 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
3 11 (45.83%) XML
4 10 (41.67%) C
4 10 (41.67%) Visual Studio
5 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 8 (33.33%) .NET
6 8 (33.33%) Linux
6 8 (33.33%) CSS
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 7 (29.17%) jQuery
7 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
8 6 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (25.00%) Multithreading
8 6 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 6 (25.00%) SQLite
8 6 (25.00%) SaaS
8 6 (25.00%) POCO
8 6 (25.00%) Ajax
8 6 (25.00%) Degree
8 6 (25.00%) JSON
8 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (25.00%) Windows
8 6 (25.00%) HTTP
8 6 (25.00%) Project Management
8 6 (25.00%) Automotive
8 6 (25.00%) VC++

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) SaaS
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
2 6 (25.00%) HTTP
3 4 (16.67%) LAN
3 4 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) SQLite
2 6 (25.00%) MySQL
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.67%) CANoe
3 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.17%) MSI
4 1 (4.17%) Bugzilla
General
1 6 (25.00%) Automotive
2 5 (20.83%) Electronics
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Software Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Programmer
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Programmer
5 5 (20.83%) Software Programmer
6 4 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
7 3 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
8 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (4.17%) C++/Java Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Graduate C# Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Firmware Engineer
9 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) XML
2 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) CSS
3 7 (29.17%) jQuery
4 6 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 6 (25.00%) POCO
4 6 (25.00%) JSON
4 6 (25.00%) Ajax
4 6 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (20.83%) HTML
6 3 (12.50%) JMS
6 3 (12.50%) Spring
7 2 (8.33%) WPF
7 2 (8.33%) CSS3
7 2 (8.33%) HTML5
7 2 (8.33%) J2EE
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (4.17%) Web Services
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.17%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
2 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (12.50%) Physics
3 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (8.33%) CAN bus
5 1 (4.17%) Life Science
5 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
5 1 (4.17%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (4.17%) Android
4 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 6 (25.00%) Project Management
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) OO PHP
3 5 (20.83%) Migration
3 5 (20.83%) OO
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) CMMI
4 4 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) MVC
5 2 (8.33%) UML
5 2 (8.33%) OOP
6 1 (4.17%) Analytics
6 1 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (4.17%) Android Development
6 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.17%) Image Processing
6 1 (4.17%) Pattern Recognition
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) C
3 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (25.00%) PHP
4 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) VC++
5 5 (20.83%) Java
6 4 (16.67%) Python
7 3 (12.50%) PHP5
8 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
8 2 (8.33%) MATLAB
8 2 (8.33%) Embedded C
8 2 (8.33%) Embedded C++
8 2 (8.33%) VB
9 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
9 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
9 1 (4.17%) Perl
9 1 (4.17%) Assembly Language
9 1 (4.17%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Twitter
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) MKS
4 1 (4.17%) Perforce
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Coventry
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £70000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 27 days ago