The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 35 53 47
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.84% 0.35% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.67% 0.80% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Median salary £38,750 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
75 125 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 31.51% 43.25% 42.91%
Number of salaries quoted 68 112 93
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of job ads across the Solihull region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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++
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Solihull

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Solihull region with a requirement for C++.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) Qt
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (60.00%) Firmware
2 3 (60.00%) Electronics
2 3 (60.00%) Signal Processing
2 3 (60.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Linked Data
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) JDBC

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (60.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (60.00%) Qt
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) JDBC
2 2 (40.00%) Lucene
2 2 (40.00%) ODBC
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Linked Data
1 2 (40.00%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Signal Processing
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Test-First Development
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) SPARQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft