The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank - - 15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall - - 1.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
67 33 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 48.55% 44.00% 54.84%
Number of salaries quoted 61 25 32
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

C++
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

C++ Salary Trend in Walsall

C++
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Games
1 2 (66.67%) Online Games
1 2 (66.67%) Game Development
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Database Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 (33.33%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) C++ Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C++ Games Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Games Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Head of Digital
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Game Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Database Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby