The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 57 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 11 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.89% 3.90% 3.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.61% 7.80% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 21
Average salary £20,000 £16,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -57.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £16,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
421 282 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.21% 50.00% 56.55%
Number of salaries quoted 329 251 269
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
West Midlands

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
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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
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Burton-upon-Trent - 8 £20,000 - 1
C++
West Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 16 (76.19%) Degree
2 15 (71.43%) Java
2 15 (71.43%) PHP
3 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (61.90%) TDD
3 13 (61.90%) Automated Testing
3 13 (61.90%) OOP
3 13 (61.90%) .NET
3 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
3 13 (61.90%) SOAP
3 13 (61.90%) C#
3 13 (61.90%) .NET Framework
3 13 (61.90%) Symfony
3 13 (61.90%) jQuery
3 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (61.90%) TeamCity
3 13 (61.90%) Git (software)
3 13 (61.90%) REST
4 7 (33.33%) C
5 5 (23.81%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (23.81%) OOD
5 5 (23.81%) Embedded C
5 5 (23.81%) Quality Management
5 5 (23.81%) Electronics
5 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (23.81%) Static Code Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (14.29%) VB
6 3 (14.29%) SQL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) TeamCity
1 13 (61.90%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (23.81%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Graduate
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
1 15 (71.43%) Graduate Developer
2 13 (61.90%) Junior
2 13 (61.90%) Junior Developer
2 13 (61.90%) PHP Developer
2 13 (61.90%) Junior PHP Developer
2 13 (61.90%) Graduate PHP Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) C Software Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineering Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) .NET
1 13 (61.90%) SOAP
1 13 (61.90%) .NET Framework
1 13 (61.90%) Symfony
1 13 (61.90%) jQuery
1 13 (61.90%) REST
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (23.81%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (61.90%) TDD
1 13 (61.90%) Automated Testing
1 13 (61.90%) OOP
1 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (23.81%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (23.81%) OOD
2 5 (23.81%) Quality Management
2 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
2 5 (23.81%) Static Code Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Java
1 15 (71.43%) PHP
2 13 (61.90%) C#
3 7 (33.33%) C
4 5 (23.81%) Embedded C
5 3 (14.29%) VB
5 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (9.52%) VBScript
6 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 2 (9.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Siemens
Staffordshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rugeley, Staffordshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum ,DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension & Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago