The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 45 55 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 21 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.83% 1.89% 4.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.19% 3.03% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 22
Average salary £40,000 £22,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £19,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
339 363 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 61.75% 62.48% 61.39%
Number of salaries quoted 311 312 270
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 January 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

C++
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford +8 9 £37,500 +7.14%
Burton-upon-Trent +10 7 £50,000 +163.15%
Stoke-on-Trent 0 1 £25,000 - 1
Uttoxeter - 1 £20,000 -
C++
West Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 45 (68.18%) Software Engineering
2 38 (57.58%) Degree
3 34 (51.52%) C#
4 27 (40.91%) Electronics
5 25 (37.88%) C
6 22 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
7 19 (28.79%) SQL
7 19 (28.79%) UML
7 19 (28.79%) Simulink
8 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
9 15 (22.73%) Visual Studio
10 13 (19.70%) .NET
11 12 (18.18%) Middleware
11 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (18.18%) Validation
11 12 (18.18%) Algorithms
12 11 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 11 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
12 11 (16.67%) Chartered Engineer
12 11 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 11 (16.67%) Software Testing
12 11 (16.67%) MATLAB
12 11 (16.67%) ISEB
12 11 (16.67%) Project Management
12 11 (16.67%) OO
13 10 (15.15%) Oracle
13 10 (15.15%) Requirements Management
13 10 (15.15%) Rational DOORS
14 9 (13.64%) Signal Processing
14 9 (13.64%) Software Architecture

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (28.79%) Simulink
2 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
3 8 (12.12%) Stateflow
3 8 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (12.12%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Agresso
2 2 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) Bluetooth
1 6 (9.09%) Modbus
2 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.55%) Internet
4 2 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.03%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) QlikView
3 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (22.73%) Visual Studio
2 10 (15.15%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (40.91%) Electronics
2 8 (12.12%) Automotive
3 4 (6.06%) Retail
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 32 (48.48%) Software Engineer
2 27 (40.91%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 14 (21.21%) Developer
4 13 (19.70%) Analyst
5 11 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) Electronics Engineer
7 8 (12.12%) Test Analyst
8 7 (10.61%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (10.61%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) C# Developer
9 6 (9.09%) Programmer
10 4 (6.06%) Test Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) Software Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Tester
11 3 (4.55%) Software Tester
11 3 (4.55%) QA Engineer
11 3 (4.55%) Systems Developer
11 3 (4.55%) QA Analyst
11 3 (4.55%) Software Programmer
12 2 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) .NET
2 12 (18.18%) Middleware
3 4 (6.06%) HTML
4 3 (4.55%) CSS
4 3 (4.55%) jQuery
5 2 (3.03%) Sass
5 2 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (3.03%) JDBC
5 2 (3.03%) JSP
5 2 (3.03%) Servlets
5 2 (3.03%) XML
5 2 (3.03%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.52%) Ajax
6 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.52%) WCF
6 1 (1.52%) Symfony
6 1 (1.52%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (1.52%) CakePHP
6 1 (1.52%) LINQ
6 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (18.18%) Algorithms
3 11 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 9 (13.64%) Device Driver
4 9 (13.64%) VHDL
5 4 (6.06%) Mathematics
5 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.55%) SCADA
7 1 (1.52%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) Nucleus RTOS
2 6 (9.09%) UNIX
3 4 (6.06%) VxWorks
4 3 (4.55%) Linux
5 2 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (68.18%) Software Engineering
2 19 (28.79%) UML
3 12 (18.18%) Validation
3 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 11 (16.67%) OO
4 11 (16.67%) Project Management
4 11 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 10 (15.15%) Requirements Management
6 9 (13.64%) Data Analysis
6 9 (13.64%) OOD
6 9 (13.64%) Software Architecture
6 9 (13.64%) Signal Processing
7 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (12.12%) Configuration Management
7 8 (12.12%) Yourdon
8 7 (10.61%) Automated Testing
8 7 (10.61%) Release Management
9 6 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.06%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (51.52%) C#
2 25 (37.88%) C
3 19 (28.79%) SQL
4 11 (16.67%) MATLAB
5 9 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 9 (13.64%) Java
6 8 (12.12%) Assembly Language
7 5 (7.58%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.06%) PHP
9 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.55%) Erlang
9 3 (4.55%) F#
9 3 (4.55%) Scala
9 3 (4.55%) Clojure
10 2 (3.03%) COBOL
10 2 (3.03%) Embedded C
10 2 (3.03%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.52%) VB6
11 1 (1.52%) Haskell
11 1 (1.52%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 38 (57.58%) Degree
2 11 (16.67%) Chartered Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) ISEB
2 11 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) HND
4 1 (1.52%) PhD
4 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) IEC 61508
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.15%) Oracle
3 9 (13.64%) QNX
4 8 (12.12%) MKS
4 8 (12.12%) MathWorks
5 2 (3.03%) Google
6 1 (1.52%) Zend
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: 24 days ago