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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 46 58 37
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Permanent jobs citing C++ 23 13 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.64% 2.09% 5.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.37% 3.49% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 25
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
428 372 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 67.72% 59.90% 64.93%
Number of salaries quoted 378 317 284
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(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
Burton-upon-Trent +10 8 £50,000 +163.15%
Stafford -1 5 £27,500 -24.13% 1
Cannock - 5 £35,000 -
Lichfield - 2 £37,500 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +9 1 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Uttoxeter - 1 £20,000 -
Rugeley - 1 £27,500 -
C++
West Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 47 (63.51%) Software Engineering
2 46 (62.16%) C#
3 40 (54.05%) Degree
4 32 (43.24%) C
5 31 (41.89%) Electronics
6 25 (33.78%) SQL
6 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
7 22 (29.73%) Embedded Systems
8 20 (27.03%) Simulink
9 19 (25.68%) Visual Studio
10 17 (22.97%) UML
11 16 (21.62%) .NET
12 15 (20.27%) Oracle
13 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
13 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (16.22%) MS Excel
14 12 (16.22%) UNIX
14 12 (16.22%) Validation
14 12 (16.22%) Algorithms
15 11 (14.86%) Rational DOORS
15 11 (14.86%) Automotive
15 11 (14.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 11 (14.86%) ISEB
15 11 (14.86%) Assembly Language
15 11 (14.86%) Embedded Software Development
15 11 (14.86%) Software Testing
15 11 (14.86%) Requirements Management
15 11 (14.86%) MathWorks
15 11 (14.86%) Stateflow
15 11 (14.86%) MS PowerPoint

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (27.03%) Simulink
2 12 (16.22%) MS Excel
3 11 (14.86%) Stateflow
3 11 (14.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (14.86%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Agresso
2 2 (2.70%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.81%) Bluetooth
2 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.41%) Internet
2 4 (5.41%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.16%) QlikView
3 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (25.68%) Visual Studio
2 11 (14.86%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.35%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.35%) Selenium
3 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (41.89%) Electronics
2 11 (14.86%) Automotive
3 9 (12.16%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 35 (47.30%) Software Engineer
2 28 (37.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 19 (25.68%) Developer
4 15 (20.27%) Analyst
5 11 (14.86%) C# Developer
6 10 (13.51%) Test Analyst
7 9 (12.16%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (10.81%) Electronics Engineer
9 7 (9.46%) Programmer
10 5 (6.76%) Software Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (6.76%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Software Programmer
11 4 (5.41%) Test Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Systems Developer
12 3 (4.05%) QA Engineer
12 3 (4.05%) QA Analyst
12 3 (4.05%) Tester
12 3 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
12 3 (4.05%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.62%) .NET
2 10 (13.51%) Middleware
3 3 (4.05%) Web Services
3 3 (4.05%) CSS
3 3 (4.05%) jQuery
3 3 (4.05%) HTML
4 2 (2.70%) Sass
4 2 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (2.70%) JDBC
4 2 (2.70%) JSP
4 2 (2.70%) Servlets
4 2 (2.70%) XML
4 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.70%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.35%) Ajax
5 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.35%) WCF
5 1 (1.35%) Symfony
5 1 (1.35%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (1.35%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.73%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (16.22%) Algorithms
3 8 (10.81%) VHDL
3 8 (10.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (8.11%) Device Driver
5 5 (6.76%) SCADA
5 5 (6.76%) Mathematics
6 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.22%) UNIX
2 6 (8.11%) Nucleus RTOS
3 4 (5.41%) Linux
4 1 (1.35%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (63.51%) Software Engineering
2 17 (22.97%) UML
3 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (16.22%) Validation
5 11 (14.86%) Configuration Management
5 11 (14.86%) Yourdon
5 11 (14.86%) Software Testing
5 11 (14.86%) Requirements Management
5 11 (14.86%) Embedded Software Development
6 10 (13.51%) Project Management
7 8 (10.81%) OO
7 8 (10.81%) Data Analysis
7 8 (10.81%) Signal Processing
7 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (9.46%) Release Management
8 7 (9.46%) Automated Testing
9 6 (8.11%) OOD
9 6 (8.11%) Software Architecture
10 5 (6.76%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.41%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 46 (62.16%) C#
2 32 (43.24%) C
3 25 (33.78%) SQL
4 11 (14.86%) Assembly Language
5 10 (13.51%) VB.NET
6 9 (12.16%) MATLAB
6 9 (12.16%) PL/SQL
6 9 (12.16%) Java
7 4 (5.41%) Erlang
7 4 (5.41%) F#
7 4 (5.41%) Scala
8 3 (4.05%) Clojure
8 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.05%) PHP
9 2 (2.70%) COBOL
9 2 (2.70%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.35%) Haskell
10 1 (1.35%) VB
10 1 (1.35%) Fortran
10 1 (1.35%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 40 (54.05%) Degree
2 11 (14.86%) ISEB
2 11 (14.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (13.51%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) HND
5 1 (1.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.27%) Oracle
3 11 (14.86%) MathWorks
3 11 (14.86%) MKS
4 6 (8.11%) QNX
5 2 (2.70%) Google
6 1 (1.35%) Zend
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