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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 16 21 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 8 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 10.39% 12.00% 16.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.04% 18.75% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 6
Average salary £43,750 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.09% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
57 64 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 74.03% 64.00% 72.97%
Number of salaries quoted 57 60 19
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 10 (83.33%) C
1 10 (83.33%) Embedded C
1 10 (83.33%) Embedded C++
1 10 (83.33%) Subversion
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 10 (83.33%) Fujitsu
1 10 (83.33%) MKS
1 10 (83.33%) Automotive
1 10 (83.33%) VectorCAST
1 10 (83.33%) CANoe
2 2 (16.67%) gulp
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (16.67%) Node.js
2 2 (16.67%) CSS3
2 2 (16.67%) CAN bus
2 2 (16.67%) Sass
2 2 (16.67%) LESS
2 2 (16.67%) Grunt
2 2 (16.67%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) Python

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) CANoe
1 10 (83.33%) Subversion
1 10 (83.33%) VectorCAST
2 2 (16.67%) Grunt
2 2 (16.67%) gulp
General
1 10 (83.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 10 (83.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) CSS3
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) HTML5
1 2 (16.67%) LESS
1 2 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) CAN bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C
1 10 (83.33%) Embedded C
1 10 (83.33%) Embedded C++
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) Python
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Fujitsu
1 10 (83.33%) MKS