The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 13 21 7
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 9 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 12.16% 2.60% 27.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.57% 3.64% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 11
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +118.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stafford region.

Programming Languages Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 55 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 62.16% 71.43% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 51 28
Average salary £38,750 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,850 £24,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

C++
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

C++ Salary Trend in Stafford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) UML
3 7 (50.00%) Nucleus RTOS
3 7 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 7 (50.00%) OO
3 7 (50.00%) QNX
3 7 (50.00%) Device Driver
3 7 (50.00%) OOD
3 7 (50.00%) Middleware
4 6 (42.86%) Modbus
5 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) VxWorks
6 4 (28.57%) C
6 4 (28.57%) Validation
7 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) ERP
7 3 (21.43%) C#
7 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
7 3 (21.43%) .NET
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 3 (21.43%) SCADA
7 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
7 3 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (14.29%) IEC 61508
8 2 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (14.29%) Coaching
8 2 (14.29%) Computer Science

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stafford 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.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Modbus
2 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
1 2 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Programmer
4 3 (21.43%) Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Middleware
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 3 (21.43%) SCADA
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Nucleus RTOS
2 4 (28.57%) VxWorks
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) UML
3 7 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 7 (50.00%) OO
3 7 (50.00%) OOD
4 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
5 4 (28.57%) Validation
6 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) ERP
7 2 (14.29%) Coaching
7 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
7 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C
2 3 (21.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
3 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) QNX
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
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