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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 66 67 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 7 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.97% 1.64% 2.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.94% 3.63% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 16
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,400 £35,625
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average 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 Coventry region.

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
361 358 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 49.93% 45.20% 42.29%
Number of salaries quoted 324 316 211
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 1 May 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Coventry

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 7 (50.00%) C
1 7 (50.00%) Electronics
2 6 (42.86%) SysML
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) Automotive
3 5 (35.71%) UML
3 5 (35.71%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) MATLAB
4 4 (28.57%) Simulink
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 3 (21.43%) Use Case
5 3 (21.43%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
5 3 (21.43%) Yourdon
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) PHP
6 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (14.29%) CSS
6 2 (14.29%) Middleware
6 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
6 2 (14.29%) Games
6 2 (14.29%) Economics
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Simulink
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (50.00%) Electronics
2 5 (35.71%) Automotive
3 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
4 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
4 2 (14.29%) Games
4 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Real Time Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Software Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SysML Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Principal .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Principal Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Verification Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) LAMP
2 1 (7.14%) LINQ
2 1 (7.14%) PhoneGap
2 1 (7.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) WPF
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Economics
2 1 (7.14%) e-Learning
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) SysML
2 5 (35.71%) UML
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Use Case
4 3 (21.43%) Yourdon
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Android Development
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
6 1 (7.14%) SOLID
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) MATLAB
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) Delphi
4 1 (7.14%) Fortran
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) MISRA
1 1 (7.14%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago