The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 15 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing C++ 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 7.84% 2.06% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.60% 5.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
C++
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
43 34 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 42.16% 35.05% 58.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 52
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £40,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

C++
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

C++ Salary Trend in Shropshire

C++
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 4 £52,000 -
Shrewsbury - 3 £42,500 -
C++
West Midlands

C++
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 10 (76.92%) UML
3 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 10 (76.92%) WinForms
3 10 (76.92%) WPF
3 10 (76.92%) Mentoring
4 8 (61.54%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
7 2 (15.38%) C
7 2 (15.38%) MCP
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (15.38%) MCSE
7 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
7 2 (15.38%) Time Management
8 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (7.69%) RUP
8 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
8 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
8 1 (7.69%) SQL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) C# .NET Developer
1 8 (61.54%) .NET Developer
1 8 (61.54%) C# Developer
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior C# Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Development Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
1 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
2 10 (76.92%) WinForms
2 10 (76.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) UML
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
2 10 (76.92%) Mentoring
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Time Management
6 1 (7.69%) RUP
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) C
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCP
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft