The first table below looks at the demand for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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 Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 196 174 153
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 10 35 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.63% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.67% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 48
Average salary £55,000 £30,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -6.97%
UK excluding London average salary £42,875 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.33% -
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5038 5251 4678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.65% 94.89% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4216 4399 4077
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
C++ Developer
England

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

C++ Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

C++ Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Warwickshire +14 7 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Worcestershire -3 1 £40,000 +66.66%
Birmingham -9 1 £39,000 +30.00%
Staffordshire - 1 £41,500 -
C++ Developer
England

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (53.85%) C#
3 12 (46.15%) .NET
4 11 (42.31%) Windows
5 10 (38.46%) C
6 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
7 7 (26.92%) Reverse Engineering
8 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
8 6 (23.08%) Degree
9 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (19.23%) SQL
9 5 (19.23%) WPF
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 4 (15.38%) OpenGL
10 4 (15.38%) DirectX
10 4 (15.38%) Subversion
10 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
10 4 (15.38%) Scrum
11 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
11 3 (11.54%) PhD
11 3 (11.54%) Linux
11 3 (11.54%) Java
12 2 (7.69%) Oracle
12 2 (7.69%) UNIX
12 2 (7.69%) AIX
12 2 (7.69%) Solaris
12 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
12 2 (7.69%) ProC
12 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
12 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
2 4 (15.38%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) ProC
4 1 (3.85%) NUnit
General
1 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) WPF
3 4 (15.38%) OpenGL
3 4 (15.38%) DirectX
4 2 (7.69%) Java EE
5 1 (3.85%) WCF
5 1 (3.85%) LINQ
5 1 (3.85%) Qt
5 1 (3.85%) WinForms
5 1 (3.85%) MFC
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) Physics
3 1 (3.85%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) UNIX
3 2 (7.69%) AIX
3 2 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Reverse Engineering
2 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Scrum
5 1 (3.85%) Game Development
5 1 (3.85%) TDD
5 1 (3.85%) OO
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (53.85%) C#
3 10 (38.46%) C
4 5 (19.23%) SQL
5 3 (11.54%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) PhD
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCAD
3 1 (3.85%) MCSD
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Atmel
3 1 (3.85%) Typemock
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