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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 18 14 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 6.25% 13.33% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 20.41% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
36 49 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 75.00% 65.33% 73.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 42 40
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 £27,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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++
Salary Histogram in Stafford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Stafford region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Stafford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Moq
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Moq
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Angular Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET