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 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 49 39 53
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 18 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.00% 4.41% 2.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.25% 7.12% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 11
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average 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
343 323 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 57.07% 61.88% 65.67%
Number of salaries quoted 314 297 295
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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
Stoke-on-Trent +12 11 £25,000 - 1
Stafford -4 3 £35,000 -20.00%
Burton-upon-Trent -6 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Lichfield - 1 £35,000 -
C++
West Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (71.43%) Java
2 18 (64.29%) C
3 17 (60.71%) SQL
4 15 (53.57%) Computer Science
5 14 (50.00%) Degree
6 12 (42.86%) PHP
6 12 (42.86%) C#
7 11 (39.29%) HTML
7 11 (39.29%) VB
8 10 (35.71%) .NET
8 10 (35.71%) Oracle
8 10 (35.71%) PL/SQL
8 10 (35.71%) VBScript
8 10 (35.71%) VB6
9 7 (25.00%) OOP
10 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
11 5 (17.86%) Node.js
11 5 (17.86%) Android
11 5 (17.86%) Objective-C
11 5 (17.86%) N-Tier
11 5 (17.86%) OO
11 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
12 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
12 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
12 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
12 3 (10.71%) REST
12 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (7.14%) MongoDB

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (17.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Moq
2 1 (3.57%) NUnit
2 1 (3.57%) ReSharper
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.57%) Electronics
1 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) C++ Developer
3 11 (39.29%) Graduate
4 6 (21.43%) Graduate C++ Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Graduate Oracle Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Graduate SQL Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Developer
4 6 (21.43%) VB Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Graduate Software Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Junior
5 4 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Junior Software Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) HTML
2 10 (35.71%) .NET
3 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
4 3 (10.71%) REST
5 2 (7.14%) jQuery
5 2 (7.14%) SOAP
5 2 (7.14%) Spring
5 2 (7.14%) Symfony
6 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.57%) CSS
6 1 (3.57%) CSS3
6 1 (3.57%) HTML5
6 1 (3.57%) Middleware
6 1 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.86%) N-Tier
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) OOP
2 5 (17.86%) OO
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.14%) Analytics
4 2 (7.14%) Android Development
4 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Data Analytics
4 2 (7.14%) High Availability
4 2 (7.14%) SOA
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.57%) Front End Development
5 1 (3.57%) Functional Programming
5 1 (3.57%) Low Latency
5 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.57%) Open Source
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) Java
2 18 (64.29%) C
3 17 (60.71%) SQL
4 12 (42.86%) C#
4 12 (42.86%) PHP
5 11 (39.29%) VB
6 10 (35.71%) PL/SQL
6 10 (35.71%) VB6
6 10 (35.71%) VBScript
7 5 (17.86%) Objective-C
7 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
8 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.57%) ActionScript
9 1 (3.57%) Assembly Language
9 1 (3.57%) Clojure
9 1 (3.57%) Erlang
9 1 (3.57%) Haskell
9 1 (3.57%) Scala
9 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
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