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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 26 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 4.24% 2.27% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 4.44% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +23.37%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
40 45 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 33.90% 51.14% 63.78%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 86
Average salary £36,575 £35,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.02% +24.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £32,550 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 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
Shrewsbury 0 3 £42,500 -19.04%
Telford - 1 £42,500 -
C++
West Midlands

C++
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 12 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (83.33%) WinForms
3 10 (83.33%) TDD
3 10 (83.33%) WPF
4 9 (75.00%) Windows
4 9 (75.00%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) MCAD
6 1 (8.33%) MCSD
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) RUP
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
6 1 (8.33%) WCF
6 1 (8.33%) NUnit
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) C
6 1 (8.33%) LINQ
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (8.33%) Typemock

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (8.33%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) C# Developer
2 10 (83.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (75.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (66.67%) Senior Developer
4 8 (66.67%) Senior C# Developer
4 8 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Programmer
6 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Software Development Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Software Programmer
6 1 (8.33%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
1 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
2 10 (83.33%) WinForms
2 10 (83.33%) WPF
3 1 (8.33%) LINQ
3 1 (8.33%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) TDD
2 9 (75.00%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) RUP
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) MCAD
2 1 (8.33%) MCSD
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Typemock