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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 51 51 61
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 18 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.98% 4.37% 2.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.97% 6.76% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 13
Average salary £25,000 £60,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.33% +200.00%
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
362 414 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 59.83% 64.59% 74.04%
Number of salaries quoted 332 376 345
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +9 16 £25,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent -11 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Lichfield - 1 £30,000 -
C++
West Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 27 (77.14%) Java
2 25 (71.43%) SQL
3 22 (62.86%) Degree
4 21 (60.00%) Computer Science
5 18 (51.43%) C
5 18 (51.43%) C#
6 16 (45.71%) HTML
6 16 (45.71%) .NET
7 13 (37.14%) PHP
7 13 (37.14%) OOP
8 11 (31.43%) OO
8 11 (31.43%) PL/SQL
8 11 (31.43%) Oracle
8 11 (31.43%) VBScript
8 11 (31.43%) VB
8 11 (31.43%) VB.NET
8 11 (31.43%) VB6
9 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
9 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
11 5 (14.29%) CSS3
11 5 (14.29%) HTML5
11 5 (14.29%) Android
11 5 (14.29%) CSS
11 5 (14.29%) N-Tier
11 5 (14.29%) Objective-C
12 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
12 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
12 4 (11.43%) Node.js

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 4 (11.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) OrCAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.86%) Moq
2 1 (2.86%) NUnit
2 1 (2.86%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.71%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (88.57%) Developer
2 19 (54.29%) Graduate
3 18 (51.43%) Graduate Developer
4 15 (42.86%) C++ Developer
5 12 (34.29%) Software Developer
6 10 (28.57%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 10 (28.57%) Graduate Oracle Developer
6 10 (28.57%) Graduate SQL Developer
6 10 (28.57%) Junior
6 10 (28.57%) Junior Developer
6 10 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (28.57%) SQL Developer
6 10 (28.57%) VB Developer
7 8 (22.86%) Junior Software Developer
8 7 (20.00%) Graduate Software Developer
9 5 (14.29%) C# Developer
10 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
10 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
11 2 (5.71%) C/C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) .NET
1 16 (45.71%) HTML
2 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (14.29%) CSS
3 5 (14.29%) CSS3
3 5 (14.29%) HTML5
4 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (8.57%) REST
6 2 (5.71%) jQuery
6 2 (5.71%) SOAP
6 2 (5.71%) Spring
6 2 (5.71%) Symfony
7 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.86%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.86%) Middleware
7 1 (2.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.29%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.86%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) OOP
2 11 (31.43%) OO
3 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.57%) Analytics
3 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (8.57%) Data Analytics
4 2 (5.71%) Automated Testing
4 2 (5.71%) Information Management
4 2 (5.71%) Open Source
4 2 (5.71%) TDD
5 1 (2.86%) Android Development
5 1 (2.86%) Machine Learning
5 1 (2.86%) MVC
5 1 (2.86%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) Java
2 25 (71.43%) SQL
3 18 (51.43%) C
3 18 (51.43%) C#
4 13 (37.14%) PHP
5 11 (31.43%) PL/SQL
5 11 (31.43%) VB
5 11 (31.43%) VB.NET
5 11 (31.43%) VB6
5 11 (31.43%) VBScript
6 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (14.29%) Objective-C
8 2 (5.71%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.86%) Erlang
9 1 (2.86%) Go
9 1 (2.86%) Python
9 1 (2.86%) Ruby
9 1 (2.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (62.86%) Degree
2 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle
2 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Google
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