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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 20 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 9.21% 3.51% 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.67% 4.65% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £21,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.04% -28.33%
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
60 43 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 78.95% 75.44% 86.89%
Number of salaries quoted 55 34 45
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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++
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 13 (68.42%) C
1 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 11 (57.89%) MKS
2 11 (57.89%) Automotive
2 11 (57.89%) Embedded C
2 11 (57.89%) Embedded C++
2 11 (57.89%) VectorCAST
2 11 (57.89%) CANoe
2 11 (57.89%) Subversion
2 11 (57.89%) Fujitsu
3 5 (26.32%) Electronics
3 5 (26.32%) Robotics
3 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
4 4 (21.05%) Games
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
5 2 (10.53%) Assembly Language
6 1 (5.26%) OpenGL
6 1 (5.26%) MFC
6 1 (5.26%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (5.26%) Degree
6 1 (5.26%) Computer Science

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Subversion
1 11 (57.89%) VectorCAST
1 11 (57.89%) CANoe
General
1 11 (57.89%) Automotive
2 5 (26.32%) Electronics
3 4 (21.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Software Engineer
2 11 (57.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 6 (31.58%) C++ Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Junior Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Junior
3 6 (31.58%) Junior C++ Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) MFC
1 1 (5.26%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Robotics
1 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C
2 11 (57.89%) Embedded C
2 11 (57.89%) Embedded C++
3 2 (10.53%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) MKS
1 11 (57.89%) Fujitsu
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