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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 41 59 40
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 41 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.63% 1.81% 3.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.72% 2.93% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 40 10 6
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
531 409 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.94% 61.60% 59.38%
Number of salaries quoted 429 361 259
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Lichfield +5 11 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +1 9 £32,500 -16.66%
Cannock - 7 £32,500 -
Stafford -7 4 £32,500 +12.06%
Rugeley - 2 £28,750 -
C++
West Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 35 (63.64%) C#
2 30 (54.55%) C
3 27 (49.09%) Degree
4 21 (38.18%) SQL Server
4 21 (38.18%) Software Engineering
5 19 (34.55%) .NET
6 18 (32.73%) Electronics
7 15 (27.27%) SQL
8 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
9 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (21.82%) Java
11 11 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (18.18%) Oracle
13 9 (16.36%) Visual Studio
13 9 (16.36%) PHP
13 9 (16.36%) Embedded Systems
13 9 (16.36%) .NET Framework
14 8 (14.55%) REST
14 8 (14.55%) TDD
14 8 (14.55%) Automated Testing
14 8 (14.55%) TeamCity
14 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
14 8 (14.55%) SCADA
14 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
14 8 (14.55%) Symfony
14 8 (14.55%) jQuery
14 8 (14.55%) SOAP
14 8 (14.55%) OOP
15 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
15 7 (12.73%) UNIX

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.91%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (10.91%) TargetLink
2 6 (10.91%) Simulink
2 6 (10.91%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Internet
1 2 (3.64%) Bluetooth
1 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.73%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.91%) QlikView
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Visual Studio
2 8 (14.55%) TeamCity
2 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.91%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 18 (32.73%) Electronics
2 6 (10.91%) Retail
2 6 (10.91%) Automotive
3 4 (7.27%) Games
4 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Developer
2 19 (34.55%) Software Engineer
3 10 (18.18%) Junior Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Junior
4 9 (16.36%) Programmer
4 9 (16.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (14.55%) C# Developer
5 8 (14.55%) PHP Developer
5 8 (14.55%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (14.55%) Graduate PHP Developer
5 8 (14.55%) Junior PHP Developer
5 8 (14.55%) Graduate
6 7 (12.73%) Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) Systems Developer
7 6 (10.91%) Software Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Test Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Software Programmer
8 5 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
9 4 (7.27%) Systems Programmer
9 4 (7.27%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (34.55%) .NET
2 9 (16.36%) .NET Framework
3 8 (14.55%) REST
3 8 (14.55%) Symfony
3 8 (14.55%) jQuery
3 8 (14.55%) SOAP
4 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.27%) Web Services
6 2 (3.64%) Middleware
7 1 (1.82%) HTML
7 1 (1.82%) LINQ
7 1 (1.82%) WCF
7 1 (1.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (14.55%) SCADA
2 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (7.27%) VHDL
5 3 (5.45%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.64%) Smart Meter
6 2 (3.64%) Firmware
7 1 (1.82%) Arduino
7 1 (1.82%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) UNIX
2 2 (3.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Software Engineering
2 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (14.55%) TDD
4 8 (14.55%) Automated Testing
4 8 (14.55%) OOP
5 6 (10.91%) Requirements Management
5 6 (10.91%) Configuration Management
5 6 (10.91%) Yourdon
5 6 (10.91%) Validation
5 6 (10.91%) UML
6 3 (5.45%) ERP
6 3 (5.45%) OOD
6 3 (5.45%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (5.45%) Quality Management
6 3 (5.45%) Performance Testing
6 3 (5.45%) Integration Testing
6 3 (5.45%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (5.45%) Static Code Analysis
7 2 (3.64%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (63.64%) C#
2 30 (54.55%) C
3 15 (27.27%) SQL
4 12 (21.82%) Java
5 9 (16.36%) PHP
6 7 (12.73%) VB.NET
6 7 (12.73%) PL/SQL
7 6 (10.91%) Assembly Language
7 6 (10.91%) Embedded C
8 4 (7.27%) VB
9 3 (5.45%) Embedded C++
10 2 (3.64%) Erlang
10 2 (3.64%) F#
10 2 (3.64%) Scala
11 1 (1.82%) VBScript
11 1 (1.82%) Clojure
11 1 (1.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 27 (49.09%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) PhD
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.18%) Oracle
3 6 (10.91%) MathWorks
3 6 (10.91%) MKS
4 1 (1.82%) Siemens
4 1 (1.82%) Atmel
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