The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 14 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing C++ 7 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 11.48% 6.15% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.00% 8.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
Worcestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 47 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 81.97% 72.31% 57.97%
Number of salaries quoted 42 42 39
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

C++
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

C++ Salary Trend in Redditch

C++
Salary Histogram in Redditch

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Redditch region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Redditch

C++
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 12 (80.00%) C
1 12 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (53.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Ethernet
3 7 (46.67%) Assembly Language
4 5 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 5 (33.33%) Embedded C++
4 5 (33.33%) MKS
4 5 (33.33%) Automotive
4 5 (33.33%) Subversion
4 5 (33.33%) Fujitsu
4 5 (33.33%) VectorCAST
5 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) C#
7 2 (13.33%) Java
7 2 (13.33%) PHP
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (13.33%) HND
7 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.67%) EMC
8 1 (6.67%) Electronics

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Subversion
1 5 (33.33%) VectorCAST
General
1 5 (33.33%) Automotive
2 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Software Engineer
1 12 (80.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Lead Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (53.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C
2 7 (46.67%) Assembly Language
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded C++
4 2 (13.33%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) HND
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) MKS
1 5 (33.33%) Fujitsu
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) EMC