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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 17 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.61% 0.40% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.71% 1.06% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +71.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
28 94 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 24.35% 37.75% 33.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 68 36
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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++
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in the Midlands

C++
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) C++ Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Development Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) C++ Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) C Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Solutions Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Solutions Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
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