The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 55 56 66
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 15 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.35% 1.76% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.75% 3.22% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 9
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
316 342 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 49.45% 54.63% 50.32%
Number of salaries quoted 256 312 285
Median salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,750 £52,950
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Coventry

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for C++.

1 33 (82.50%) Software Engineering
2 26 (65.00%) Python
3 25 (62.50%) Degree
3 25 (62.50%) Physics
4 22 (55.00%) Linux
5 19 (47.50%) C#
6 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (42.50%) Scrum
7 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
7 17 (42.50%) Embedded Linux
7 17 (42.50%) Bash Shell
8 15 (37.50%) Mathematics
9 13 (32.50%) Computer Science
9 13 (32.50%) Electronics
9 13 (32.50%) .NET
9 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
10 11 (27.50%) Windows
10 11 (27.50%) Firmware
11 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
11 9 (22.50%) Embedded Software Development
12 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
12 8 (20.00%) Yocto
12 8 (20.00%) C
12 8 (20.00%) PhD
13 7 (17.50%) OpenGL
13 7 (17.50%) OO
13 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
13 7 (17.50%) Games
13 7 (17.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 7 (17.50%) OpenCV

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.50%) DNS
3 2 (5.00%) Bluetooth
3 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.00%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Redis
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (32.50%) Electronics
2 7 (17.50%) Games
3 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (72.50%) Software Engineer
2 16 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 15 (37.50%) Embedded Engineer
4 13 (32.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 12 (30.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 10 (25.00%) Graduate
7 9 (22.50%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 9 (22.50%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 9 (22.50%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (17.50%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (17.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 7 (17.50%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (15.00%) Developer
10 5 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
10 5 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (12.50%) Cloud Software Engineer
11 4 (10.00%) C# Developer
11 4 (10.00%) C++ Developer
12 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
12 3 (7.50%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) .NET
1 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
2 8 (20.00%) Yocto
3 7 (17.50%) OpenCV
3 7 (17.50%) OpenGL
3 7 (17.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 6 (15.00%) HTML
5 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 5 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.50%) Ajax
6 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.50%) CSS
6 1 (2.50%) jQuery
6 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (62.50%) Physics
2 15 (37.50%) Mathematics
3 13 (32.50%) Computer Science
4 7 (17.50%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) Linux
2 17 (42.50%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (27.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (82.50%) Software Engineering
2 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (42.50%) Scrum
4 9 (22.50%) Embedded Software Development
5 7 (17.50%) Image Processing
5 7 (17.50%) Machine Learning
5 7 (17.50%) OO
6 5 (12.50%) Computer Vision
7 2 (5.00%) CAD
7 2 (5.00%) Prototyping
8 1 (2.50%) Automation Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Content Management
8 1 (2.50%) CRM
8 1 (2.50%) Digital Signal Processing
8 1 (2.50%) MVC
8 1 (2.50%) Signal Processing
8 1 (2.50%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.50%) Validation
8 1 (2.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) Python
2 19 (47.50%) C#
3 17 (42.50%) Bash Shell
4 8 (20.00%) C
5 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.50%) SQL
7 4 (10.00%) Java
8 2 (5.00%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.50%) Perl
9 1 (2.50%) PHP
9 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (62.50%) Degree
2 8 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) IEC 61508
1 1 (2.50%) MISRA
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) HP
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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