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 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 10 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shrewsbury 5.00% - 18.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% - 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
12 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shrewsbury 60.00% 100.00% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 7
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Shrewsbury

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Shrewsbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
2 1 (50.00%) Junior C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Degree