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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 57 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 21 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.59% 1.77% 2.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.74% 3.58% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 19
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
366 307 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 45.07% 49.52% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 333 274 239
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £52,500
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 29 June 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Coventry

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 25 (83.33%) C#
2 21 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (66.67%) Degree
4 19 (63.33%) Computer Science
4 19 (63.33%) SQL
5 17 (56.67%) Windows
5 17 (56.67%) Mathematics
6 16 (53.33%) Linux
7 14 (46.67%) Python
8 13 (43.33%) Visual Studio
9 12 (40.00%) .NET
9 12 (40.00%) HTML
9 12 (40.00%) Scrum
10 11 (36.67%) Electronics
10 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
10 11 (36.67%) PhD
10 11 (36.67%) Physics
11 9 (30.00%) Image Processing
11 9 (30.00%) Pattern Recognition
12 8 (26.67%) Artificial Intelligence
13 6 (20.00%) MVC
13 6 (20.00%) Games
13 6 (20.00%) XML
13 6 (20.00%) Java
13 6 (20.00%) C
13 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 6 (20.00%) CSS
13 6 (20.00%) WPF
13 6 (20.00%) Android

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (3.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQLite
3 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) CANoe
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (36.67%) Electronics
2 6 (20.00%) Games
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Automotive
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Software Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Graduate
5 3 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) C++/Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Graduate C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) HTML
1 12 (40.00%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) CSS
2 6 (20.00%) XML
2 6 (20.00%) WPF
3 5 (16.67%) HTML5
3 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 4 (13.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 4 (13.33%) iOS SDK
4 4 (13.33%) WCF
5 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (10.00%) JMS
5 3 (10.00%) Spring
5 3 (10.00%) Web Services
6 2 (6.67%) J2EE
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.67%) PhoneGap
6 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
6 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (63.33%) Computer Science
2 17 (56.67%) Mathematics
3 11 (36.67%) Physics
4 8 (26.67%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (10.00%) Animation
5 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (6.67%) E-Learning
7 1 (3.33%) Informatics
7 1 (3.33%) Life Science
7 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Linux
3 6 (20.00%) Android
3 6 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (13.33%) UNIX
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) Scrum
4 9 (30.00%) Image Processing
4 9 (30.00%) Pattern Recognition
5 6 (20.00%) MVC
5 6 (20.00%) Android Development
5 6 (20.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (6.67%) CMMI
6 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.67%) Game Development
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (3.33%) Analytics
7 1 (3.33%) TDD
7 1 (3.33%) Bioinformatics
7 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL
7 1 (3.33%) OO
7 1 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) C#
2 19 (63.33%) SQL
3 14 (46.67%) Python
4 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (20.00%) Java
5 6 (20.00%) C
6 3 (10.00%) PHP
7 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.33%) R
8 1 (3.33%) Assembly Language
8 1 (3.33%) VB
8 1 (3.33%) VC++
8 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) Degree
2 11 (36.67%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
1 4 (13.33%) Apple
1 4 (13.33%) Xamarin
2 2 (6.67%) MKS
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) Twitter
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