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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 12 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 10.64% 2.27% 32.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.90% 3.57% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £29,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £29,000 £41,200
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
42 28 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 89.36% 63.64% 79.59%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 25
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £50,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Stafford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) SCADA
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Electronics
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
2 2 (40.00%) Firmware
2 2 (40.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (40.00%) Product Management
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Modbus
3 1 (20.00%) QNX
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Nucleus RTOS
3 1 (20.00%) Device Driver

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware
1 2 (40.00%) SCADA
1 2 (40.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) QNX
Stafford, West Midlands
Ctalk Limited
Salary: £30k - £50k depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago