The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 8 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing C++ 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 24.49% 2.78% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.00% 5.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
C++
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lichfield region.

Programming Languages Category
Lichfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 81.63% 47.22% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 12
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £18,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Lichfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

C++
Salary Trend in Lichfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Lichfield region.

C++ Salary Trend in Lichfield

C++
Salary Histogram in Lichfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Lichfield region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Lichfield

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) Degree
2 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
3 8 (61.54%) C
3 8 (61.54%) UML
3 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) Assembly Language
3 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
3 8 (61.54%) MathWorks
3 8 (61.54%) Simulink
3 8 (61.54%) Stateflow
3 8 (61.54%) Yourdon
3 8 (61.54%) MKS
3 8 (61.54%) Electronics
3 8 (61.54%) Automotive
3 8 (61.54%) Validation
3 8 (61.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (61.54%) Requirements Management
3 8 (61.54%) TargetLink
3 8 (61.54%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (61.54%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (38.46%) SCADA
4 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
5 4 (30.77%) Relational Database

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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.

Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
1 8 (61.54%) Simulink
1 8 (61.54%) Stateflow
1 8 (61.54%) MS PowerPoint
1 8 (61.54%) TargetLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (61.54%) Electronics
1 8 (61.54%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Software Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Systems Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Software Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Programmer
4 4 (30.77%) Systems Programmer
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Programmer
4 4 (30.77%) Software Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (38.46%) SCADA
2 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 8 (61.54%) Requirements Management
2 8 (61.54%) UML
2 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
2 8 (61.54%) Yourdon
2 8 (61.54%) Validation
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) C
2 8 (61.54%) Assembly Language
3 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 8 (61.54%) MathWorks
1 8 (61.54%) MKS
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle