The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 43 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 0.41% 3.62% 3.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.59% 5.32% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 7
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -14.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
169 94 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 69.26% 68.12% 67.19%
Number of salaries quoted 127 87 97
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
Staffordshire

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 18 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Atmel
3 1 (33.33%) Arduino

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Graduate
2 2 (66.67%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Arduino
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Atmel