The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had C++ Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 197 179 195
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 35 41 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.60% 0.73% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.76% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35 39 24
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
C++ Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5540 5414 5212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.55% 95.87% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4415 4481 4320
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured C++ Developer in the job title.

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 31 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -35 17 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Warwickshire - 14 £41,250 -
Staffordshire -3 2 £27,500 +10.00%
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £40,000 -
C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, C++ Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) C++
2 29 (51.79%) Linux
3 25 (44.64%) Git (software)
4 23 (41.07%) Subversion
5 22 (39.29%) C
6 20 (35.71%) Unix
7 18 (32.14%) Games
8 15 (26.79%) Degree
8 15 (26.79%) Computer Science
9 14 (25.00%) Qt
9 14 (25.00%) Mercurial
9 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (19.64%) Game Development
10 11 (19.64%) SQL
11 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
11 10 (17.86%) Windows
12 9 (16.07%) Mac OS X
12 9 (16.07%) OpenGL
12 9 (16.07%) Open Source
13 8 (14.29%) Mathematics
13 8 (14.29%) BDD
13 8 (14.29%) TDD
13 8 (14.29%) Scrum
14 7 (12.50%) OpenMP
14 7 (12.50%) X-Windows
14 7 (12.50%) PHP
14 7 (12.50%) MySQL
14 7 (12.50%) C#
14 7 (12.50%) Cygwin
14 7 (12.50%) Parallel Programming

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.79%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.79%) Redis
2 1 (1.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 25 (44.64%) Git (software)
2 23 (41.07%) Subversion
3 14 (25.00%) Mercurial
4 7 (12.50%) GDB
5 6 (10.71%) Eclipse
6 4 (7.14%) CMake
7 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (32.14%) Games
2 5 (8.93%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) Qt
2 9 (16.07%) OpenGL
3 7 (12.50%) OpenMP
3 7 (12.50%) X-Windows
4 6 (10.71%) DirectX
4 6 (10.71%) HTML
4 6 (10.71%) XML
5 5 (8.93%) JSON
5 5 (8.93%) REST
5 5 (8.93%) WebGL
6 1 (1.79%) .NET
6 1 (1.79%) ATL
6 1 (1.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.79%) COM
6 1 (1.79%) MFC
6 1 (1.79%) STL
6 1 (1.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 7 (12.50%) CUDA
4 5 (8.93%) 3D Graphics
4 5 (8.93%) Animation
4 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.79%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 29 (51.79%) Linux
2 20 (35.71%) Unix
3 10 (17.86%) Windows
4 9 (16.07%) Mac OS X
5 5 (8.93%) Android
5 5 (8.93%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.79%) OpenVMS
6 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.64%) Game Development
3 9 (16.07%) Open Source
4 8 (14.29%) BDD
4 8 (14.29%) Scrum
4 8 (14.29%) TDD
5 7 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 7 (12.50%) Parallel Programming
6 6 (10.71%) Analytics
6 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.57%) Project Planning
10 1 (1.79%) API Integration
10 1 (1.79%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.79%) MVC
10 1 (1.79%) OOD
10 1 (1.79%) OOP
10 1 (1.79%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) C++
2 22 (39.29%) C
3 11 (19.64%) SQL
4 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.50%) C#
5 7 (12.50%) PHP
6 5 (8.93%) Java
6 5 (8.93%) PL/SQL
6 5 (8.93%) VB
6 5 (8.93%) VB6
6 5 (8.93%) VBScript
6 5 (8.93%) VC++
7 1 (1.79%) DCL
7 1 (1.79%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 10 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 9 days ago