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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 15 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 7.69% - 6.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.89% - 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £28,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
36 9 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 55.38% 34.62% 84.38%
Number of salaries quoted 35 7 27
Average salary £37,500 £21,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,600 £32,500
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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 16 (94.12%) C#
1 16 (94.12%) Degree
1 16 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 14 (82.35%) C
3 13 (76.47%) Yourdon
3 13 (76.47%) MKS
3 13 (76.47%) Electronics
3 13 (76.47%) Automotive
3 13 (76.47%) Validation
3 13 (76.47%) UML
3 13 (76.47%) MS Excel
3 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 13 (76.47%) Assembly Language
3 13 (76.47%) Configuration Management
3 13 (76.47%) MathWorks
3 13 (76.47%) Simulink
3 13 (76.47%) Stateflow
3 13 (76.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (76.47%) TargetLink
3 13 (76.47%) Rational DOORS
3 13 (76.47%) Embedded Systems
3 13 (76.47%) Requirements Management
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 3 (17.65%) SCADA
4 3 (17.65%) Computer Science

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 13 (76.47%) MS Excel
1 13 (76.47%) Simulink
1 13 (76.47%) Stateflow
1 13 (76.47%) MS PowerPoint
1 13 (76.47%) TargetLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Rational DOORS
General
1 13 (76.47%) Electronics
1 13 (76.47%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Software Engineer
2 13 (76.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Programmer
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Programmer
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Programmer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) Symfony
2 1 (5.88%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (5.88%) CakePHP
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) HTML5
2 1 (5.88%) CSS3
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (17.65%) SCADA
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 13 (76.47%) Requirements Management
2 13 (76.47%) Validation
2 13 (76.47%) UML
2 13 (76.47%) Configuration Management
2 13 (76.47%) Yourdon
3 1 (5.88%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 14 (82.35%) C
3 13 (76.47%) Assembly Language
4 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
1 13 (76.47%) MathWorks
1 13 (76.47%) MKS
2 1 (5.88%) Zend