The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 41 52 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.77% 0.66% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.53% 1.29% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £40,000 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 Solihull region.

Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
131 155 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 50.19% 51.50% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 123 131 118
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

C++
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

C++ Salary Trend in Solihull

C++
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Delphi
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Android

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Delphi
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft