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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 47 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.36% 0.96% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% 2.10% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
146 143 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 53.09% 45.54% 59.17%
Number of salaries quoted 130 117 103
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,265 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Progress
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Sage
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
1 2 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Sybase
1 1 (25.00%) Progress
1 1 (25.00%) Sage
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (25.00%) Capita
Solihull, West Midlands
Boston Capel
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 depending on experience
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