The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shrewsbury 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 2 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shrewsbury 60.00% - 12.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.00% - 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £62,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
Shropshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Shrewsbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shrewsbury 100.00% 100.00% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 21
Average salary £35,000 £21,976 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.26% -32.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £21,976 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £42,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Shrewsbury

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Shrewsbury

C++
Salary Trend in Shrewsbury

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

C++ Salary Trend in Shrewsbury

C++
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Shrewsbury

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Shrewsbury 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Windows

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Shrewsbury by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Shrewsbury 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft