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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 52 56 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 24 10 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.88% 1.60% 4.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.43% 3.37% 11.07%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 29
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £32,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
373 297 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 44.78% 47.60% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 324 267 233
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 4 August 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Coventry

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 30 (83.33%) C#
2 29 (80.56%) Software Engineering
2 29 (80.56%) Degree
3 28 (77.78%) Computer Science
4 26 (72.22%) SQL
5 23 (63.89%) Python
6 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (55.56%) Mathematics
7 20 (55.56%) Windows
7 20 (55.56%) Linux
8 17 (47.22%) HTML
9 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
9 15 (41.67%) .NET
9 15 (41.67%) PhD
9 15 (41.67%) Scrum
10 14 (38.89%) Electronics
10 14 (38.89%) Physics
10 14 (38.89%) Visual Studio
11 12 (33.33%) Image Processing
11 12 (33.33%) Pattern Recognition
12 11 (30.56%) Artificial Intelligence
13 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET
13 7 (19.44%) Java
13 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
13 7 (19.44%) Android
13 7 (19.44%) Android Development
13 7 (19.44%) iOS Development
14 6 (16.67%) SaaS
14 6 (16.67%) Entity Framework
14 6 (16.67%) Games

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (2.78%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.11%) SQLite
1 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (38.89%) Electronics
2 6 (16.67%) Games
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Finance
5 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Software Engineer
1 21 (58.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 13 (36.11%) Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Graduate
5 3 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Games Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Electronics Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) HTML
2 15 (41.67%) .NET
3 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET
4 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 6 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 5 (13.89%) HTML5
5 5 (13.89%) XML
5 5 (13.89%) WPF
5 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
6 4 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 4 (11.11%) WCF
6 4 (11.11%) iOS SDK
6 4 (11.11%) CSS
7 3 (8.33%) Web Services
7 3 (8.33%) JMS
7 3 (8.33%) Spring
8 2 (5.56%) jQuery
8 2 (5.56%) PhoneGap
8 2 (5.56%) J2EE
9 1 (2.78%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 20 (55.56%) Mathematics
3 14 (38.89%) Physics
4 11 (30.56%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (8.33%) Animation
6 2 (5.56%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (5.56%) E-Learning
7 1 (2.78%) Informatics
7 1 (2.78%) Life Science
7 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Windows
1 20 (55.56%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) Android
2 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.33%) UNIX
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Software Engineering
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (41.67%) Scrum
4 12 (33.33%) Pattern Recognition
4 12 (33.33%) Image Processing
5 7 (19.44%) Android Development
5 7 (19.44%) iOS Development
6 5 (13.89%) MVC
7 2 (5.56%) Memory Management
7 2 (5.56%) Web Development
7 2 (5.56%) Game Development
8 1 (2.78%) Analytics
8 1 (2.78%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.78%) Mobile Development
8 1 (2.78%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.78%) OO
8 1 (2.78%) TDD
8 1 (2.78%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) C#
2 26 (72.22%) SQL
3 23 (63.89%) Python
4 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (19.44%) Java
6 5 (13.89%) C
7 3 (8.33%) PHP
8 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.78%) Ruby
9 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.78%) R
9 1 (2.78%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.78%) VB
9 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (80.56%) Degree
2 15 (41.67%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Apple
1 4 (11.11%) Xamarin
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
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