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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 39 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 0.51% 1.26% 3.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 2.03% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 7
Average salary £22,000 £33,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.81% -13.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
124 197 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 62.63% 62.15% 73.30%
Number of salaries quoted 108 156 140
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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++
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
1 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) VBScript
1 5 (83.33%) VB
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) VB6
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) VC++
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) OO
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
1 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) VBScript
1 5 (83.33%) VB
1 5 (83.33%) VB6
2 1 (16.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft