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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 56 55 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.87% 2.33% 4.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.47% 3.94% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 19
Median salary £36,500 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £24,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £60,500
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
273 381 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 59.09% 59.16% 63.21%
Number of salaries quoted 226 350 317
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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++
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram 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 24 February 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 -3 3 £25,500 +6.25% 1
C++
West Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) OOP
3 4 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) C
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Blog
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Ada
6 1 (12.50%) Complexity Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (12.50%) SOA
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Riak
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Graduate
3 2 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Graduate Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Blog
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Complexity Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Programming
4 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Physics
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) C
3 3 (37.50%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Ada
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (12.50%) Clojure
5 1 (12.50%) Delphi
5 1 (12.50%) Erlang
5 1 (12.50%) F#
5 1 (12.50%) Go
5 1 (12.50%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) DevExpress
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