The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 62 53 69
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing C++ 16 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.40% 3.50% 3.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.95% 5.74% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 21
Median salary £24,000 £60,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-60.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
405 366 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 60.81% 61.00% 72.87%
Number of salaries quoted 368 324 432
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

C++
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

C++ Salary Trend in Staffordshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

C++
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +1 15 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Lichfield - 1 £30,000 - 1
C++
West Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 23 (79.31%) Java
2 20 (68.97%) C#
3 19 (65.52%) SQL
3 19 (65.52%) Degree
4 18 (62.07%) .NET
5 17 (58.62%) Computer Science
6 15 (51.72%) OOP
7 13 (44.83%) OO
7 13 (44.83%) VB.NET
7 13 (44.83%) HTML
8 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
8 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
9 10 (34.48%) C
10 8 (27.59%) CSS
10 8 (27.59%) HTML5
10 8 (27.59%) CSS3
11 7 (24.14%) PHP
12 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
13 5 (17.24%) VB6
13 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
13 5 (17.24%) VBScript
13 5 (17.24%) VB
13 5 (17.24%) Oracle
14 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
14 4 (13.79%) N-Tier
14 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
15 3 (10.34%) REST
15 3 (10.34%) Android
15 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) OrCAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.45%) Moq
2 1 (3.45%) NUnit
2 1 (3.45%) ReSharper
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.90%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Graduate
2 12 (41.38%) Graduate Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Junior
2 12 (41.38%) Junior Developer
3 11 (37.93%) Software Developer
4 8 (27.59%) C++ Developer
5 7 (24.14%) Junior Software Developer
6 6 (20.69%) Graduate Software Developer
7 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
7 5 (17.24%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 5 (17.24%) Graduate Oracle Developer
7 5 (17.24%) Graduate SQL Developer
7 5 (17.24%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Developer
7 5 (17.24%) VB Developer
8 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
8 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
9 2 (6.90%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) .NET
2 13 (44.83%) HTML
3 8 (27.59%) CSS
3 8 (27.59%) CSS3
3 8 (27.59%) HTML5
4 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
5 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
6 3 (10.34%) REST
7 2 (6.90%) jQuery
7 2 (6.90%) SOAP
7 2 (6.90%) Spring
7 2 (6.90%) Symfony
8 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.45%) Backbone.js
8 1 (3.45%) Middleware
8 1 (3.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (58.62%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.45%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) OOP
2 13 (44.83%) OO
3 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Information Management
4 2 (6.90%) Open Source
4 2 (6.90%) TDD
5 1 (3.45%) Analytics
5 1 (3.45%) Android Development
5 1 (3.45%) Data Analytics
5 1 (3.45%) Machine Learning
5 1 (3.45%) MVC
5 1 (3.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) Java
2 20 (68.97%) C#
3 19 (65.52%) SQL
4 13 (44.83%) VB.NET
5 10 (34.48%) C
5 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
6 7 (24.14%) PHP
7 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
7 5 (17.24%) VB
7 5 (17.24%) VB6
7 5 (17.24%) VBScript
8 3 (10.34%) Objective-C
9 2 (6.90%) Assembly Language
10 1 (3.45%) Erlang
10 1 (3.45%) Go
10 1 (3.45%) Python
10 1 (3.45%) Ruby
10 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) Degree
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Google
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