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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 37 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.81% 0.34% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.68% 0.69% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -10.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
119 145 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 47.98% 49.83% 45.58%
Number of salaries quoted 113 131 113
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 £25,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £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 21 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) CMake
2 1 (33.33%) VC++
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Delphi
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) PHP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) CMake
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VC++
2 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Delphi
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft