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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 65 57 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 10 17 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.68% 2.69% 6.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.52% 4.38% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 44
Median salary £24,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-52.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £90,000 £38,000
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
397 388 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 66.61% 61.30% 72.82%
Number of salaries quoted 370 341 406
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -11 7 £24,000 -4.00%
Lichfield - 2 £27,500 -
C++
West Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 21 (80.77%) Java
1 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 19 (73.08%) HTML
2 19 (73.08%) Degree
2 19 (73.08%) Computer Science
3 17 (65.38%) C#
4 15 (57.69%) .NET
5 14 (53.85%) CSS
5 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 14 (53.85%) OO
5 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 14 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (53.85%) HTML5
5 14 (53.85%) CSS3
6 9 (34.62%) VB.NET
6 9 (34.62%) OOP
7 8 (30.77%) C
8 6 (23.08%) PHP
9 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
9 5 (19.23%) VBScript
9 5 (19.23%) VB
9 5 (19.23%) Oracle
9 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
9 5 (19.23%) Physics
9 5 (19.23%) VB6
9 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
10 4 (15.38%) MVC
11 3 (11.54%) Games
11 3 (11.54%) Web Development

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Line 500
1 1 (3.85%) Sage 1000
1 1 (3.85%) Sage 200
1 1 (3.85%) Sage X3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) GIS
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.54%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) Graduate
2 13 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Junior
3 9 (34.62%) Junior Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Software Developer
4 7 (26.92%) C++ Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Graduate Software Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Graduate C++ Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Graduate Oracle Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Graduate SQL Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (19.23%) SQL Developer
5 5 (19.23%) VB Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C++ Programmer
6 3 (11.54%) Junior Software Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Programmer
7 2 (7.69%) Games Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Games Programmer
7 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) HTML
2 15 (57.69%) .NET
3 14 (53.85%) CSS
3 14 (53.85%) CSS3
3 14 (53.85%) HTML5
4 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (7.69%) Middleware
7 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) Computer Science
2 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
2 5 (19.23%) Physics
3 1 (3.85%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) OO
2 9 (34.62%) OOP
3 4 (15.38%) MVC
4 3 (11.54%) Web Development
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.85%) Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) ERP
6 1 (3.85%) Information Management
6 1 (3.85%) Machine Learning
6 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) Java
1 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 17 (65.38%) C#
3 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 9 (34.62%) VB.NET
5 8 (30.77%) C
6 6 (23.08%) PHP
7 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
7 5 (19.23%) VB
7 5 (19.23%) VB6
7 5 (19.23%) VBScript
8 2 (7.69%) Go
8 2 (7.69%) Python
8 2 (7.69%) Scala
9 1 (3.85%) Erlang
9 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
9 1 (3.85%) Perl
9 1 (3.85%) Ruby
9 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) Degree
2 14 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) Sage
3 1 (3.85%) VMware