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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 55 56 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -29
Permanent jobs citing C++ 21 9 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.60% 1.50% 5.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.95% 3.09% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 29
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
353 291 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 43.74% 48.34% 40.39%
Number of salaries quoted 313 263 203
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £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 27 August 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Coventry

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 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 33 (82.50%) Software Engineering
2 31 (77.50%) C#
3 29 (72.50%) Degree
3 29 (72.50%) Computer Science
4 26 (65.00%) SQL
5 24 (60.00%) Python
6 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (52.50%) Windows
7 21 (52.50%) Linux
7 21 (52.50%) Mathematics
8 17 (42.50%) HTML
9 16 (40.00%) .NET
10 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
10 15 (37.50%) PhD
10 15 (37.50%) Scrum
10 15 (37.50%) Electronics
11 14 (35.00%) Visual Studio
11 14 (35.00%) Physics
12 12 (30.00%) Image Processing
12 12 (30.00%) Pattern Recognition
13 11 (27.50%) Artificial Intelligence
14 9 (22.50%) C
15 8 (20.00%) Java
15 8 (20.00%) Apple iOS
15 8 (20.00%) Android Development
15 8 (20.00%) iOS Development
15 8 (20.00%) Android
16 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
16 7 (17.50%) Games
17 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (2.50%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.00%) SQLite
1 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (37.50%) Electronics
2 7 (17.50%) Games
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Software Engineer
1 24 (60.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 13 (32.50%) Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Embedded C Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Graduate
6 3 (7.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Graduate Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) HTML
2 16 (40.00%) .NET
3 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (15.00%) Entity Framework
5 5 (12.50%) HTML5
5 5 (12.50%) WPF
5 5 (12.50%) CSS
5 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 4 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 4 (10.00%) Web Services
6 4 (10.00%) XML
6 4 (10.00%) WCF
6 4 (10.00%) iOS SDK
7 3 (7.50%) PhoneGap
7 3 (7.50%) JMS
7 3 (7.50%) Spring
8 2 (5.00%) jQuery
8 2 (5.00%) J2EE
9 1 (2.50%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (72.50%) Computer Science
2 21 (52.50%) Mathematics
3 14 (35.00%) Physics
4 11 (27.50%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (7.50%) Animation
5 3 (7.50%) E-Learning
6 2 (5.00%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (2.50%) Informatics
7 1 (2.50%) Life Science
7 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Windows
1 21 (52.50%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Android
2 8 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.50%) UNIX
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (82.50%) Software Engineering
2 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (37.50%) Scrum
4 12 (30.00%) Pattern Recognition
4 12 (30.00%) Image Processing
5 8 (20.00%) Android Development
5 8 (20.00%) iOS Development
6 5 (12.50%) MVC
7 3 (7.50%) Game Development
8 2 (5.00%) Memory Management
8 2 (5.00%) Web Development
9 1 (2.50%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.50%) TDD
9 1 (2.50%) Bioinformatics
9 1 (2.50%) Validation
9 1 (2.50%) OO
9 1 (2.50%) Mobile Development
9 1 (2.50%) Analytics
9 1 (2.50%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) C#
2 26 (65.00%) SQL
3 24 (60.00%) Python
4 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 9 (22.50%) C
6 8 (20.00%) Java
7 4 (10.00%) PHP
8 3 (7.50%) Embedded C
8 3 (7.50%) Embedded C++
9 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.50%) Ruby
10 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.50%) R
10 1 (2.50%) Assembly Language
10 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (72.50%) Degree
2 15 (37.50%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Apple
1 4 (10.00%) Xamarin
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Adobe
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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