The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 28 37 47
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 16 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 9.09% 2.17% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 3.33% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 1
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
128 120 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 72.73% 65.22% 68.20%
Number of salaries quoted 115 110 134
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

C++
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

C++ Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

C++
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 22 (88.00%) Java
1 22 (88.00%) Degree
2 21 (84.00%) Computer Science
2 21 (84.00%) SQL
3 16 (64.00%) HTML
4 13 (52.00%) C
5 12 (48.00%) C#
6 11 (44.00%) VBScript
6 11 (44.00%) VB
6 11 (44.00%) PHP
6 11 (44.00%) PL/SQL
6 11 (44.00%) .NET
6 11 (44.00%) Oracle
6 11 (44.00%) VB6
7 10 (40.00%) VB.NET
7 10 (40.00%) OOP
7 10 (40.00%) OO
8 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 5 (20.00%) HTML5
9 5 (20.00%) CSS3
9 5 (20.00%) N-Tier
9 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 5 (20.00%) CSS
10 2 (8.00%) Assembly Language
10 2 (8.00%) Electronics
10 2 (8.00%) OrCAD
11 1 (4.00%) Ruby
11 1 (4.00%) Google

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) OrCAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (8.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 19 (76.00%) Graduate
3 18 (72.00%) Graduate Developer
4 10 (40.00%) C++ Developer
4 10 (40.00%) Graduate C++ Developer
4 10 (40.00%) Graduate Oracle Developer
4 10 (40.00%) Graduate SQL Developer
4 10 (40.00%) Junior
4 10 (40.00%) Junior Developer
4 10 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
4 10 (40.00%) SQL Developer
4 10 (40.00%) VB Developer
5 9 (36.00%) Software Developer
6 8 (32.00%) Junior Software Developer
7 7 (28.00%) Graduate Software Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Electronics Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Analyst
9 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Oracle Analyst
9 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) HTML
2 11 (44.00%) .NET
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (20.00%) CSS
3 5 (20.00%) CSS3
3 5 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (84.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) OO
1 10 (40.00%) OOP
2 1 (4.00%) MVC
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 21 (84.00%) SQL
3 13 (52.00%) C
4 12 (48.00%) C#
5 11 (44.00%) PHP
5 11 (44.00%) PL/SQL
5 11 (44.00%) VB
5 11 (44.00%) VB6
5 11 (44.00%) VBScript
6 10 (40.00%) VB.NET
7 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (8.00%) Assembly Language
9 1 (4.00%) Erlang
9 1 (4.00%) Go
9 1 (4.00%) Python
9 1 (4.00%) Ruby
9 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (88.00%) Degree
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Google