The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank - - 27
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 2.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
England

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

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 51 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 26.35% 26.70% 28.65%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 19
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

C++
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

C++ Salary Trend in the Midlands

C++
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5

C++
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C