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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 64 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.54% 2.41% 3.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 4.19% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 13
Median salary £47,500 £25,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+90.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
348 334 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 62.70% 57.49% 63.29%
Number of salaries quoted 291 309 327
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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++
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 16 January 2017. 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 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 2 £50,000 +100.00%
C++
West Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) C
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (22.22%) Go
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
5 2 (22.22%) Physics
5 2 (22.22%) Blog
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) UML
5 2 (22.22%) OOP
5 2 (22.22%) Middleware
5 2 (22.22%) Ada
6 1 (11.11%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) SOA

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 (11.11%) Line 500
1 1 (11.11%) Sage 1000
1 1 (11.11%) Sage 200
1 1 (11.11%) Sage X3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) Riak
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Perl Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Python Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (22.22%) Middleware
5 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) CSS3
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Blog
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 2 (22.22%) Physics
3 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) OOP
3 2 (22.22%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) Complexity Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Ada
4 2 (22.22%) Go
5 1 (11.11%) Clojure
5 1 (11.11%) Delphi
5 1 (11.11%) Erlang
5 1 (11.11%) F#
5 1 (11.11%) Haskell
5 1 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) Scala
5 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) DevExpress
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Sage
1 1 (11.11%) VMware