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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 218 195 196
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 21 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.53% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.54% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 27
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
5986 5141 4993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.38% 97.15% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4723 4302 4212
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -11 11 £38,500 +10.00% 1
Staffordshire -1 5 £25,000 -
Warwickshire -10 3 £35,000 -21.34% 1
Coventry +2 2 £52,500 +16.66%
C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 80 (100.00%) C++
2 54 (67.50%) Git (software)
3 52 (65.00%) Subversion
4 39 (48.75%) Degree
5 35 (43.75%) Computer Science
5 35 (43.75%) C
6 34 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (41.25%) Windows
8 32 (40.00%) Games
9 31 (38.75%) Mac OS X
10 28 (35.00%) Linux
10 28 (35.00%) Qt
10 28 (35.00%) Open Source
11 26 (32.50%) Mathematics
12 25 (31.25%) TDD
13 24 (30.00%) OpenMP
13 24 (30.00%) Mercurial
13 24 (30.00%) CUDA
13 24 (30.00%) Unix
13 24 (30.00%) X-Windows
13 24 (30.00%) Cygwin
14 23 (28.75%) BDD
15 21 (26.25%) Parallel Programming
16 19 (23.75%) GDB
17 13 (16.25%) Java
17 13 (16.25%) Game Development
18 11 (13.75%) Multithreading
18 11 (13.75%) Retail
19 9 (11.25%) PHP
19 9 (11.25%) HTML

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 3 (3.75%) Confluence
2 1 (1.25%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.50%) MySQL
1 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.25%) Redis
2 1 (1.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 54 (67.50%) Git (software)
2 52 (65.00%) Subversion
3 24 (30.00%) Mercurial
4 19 (23.75%) GDB
5 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.75%) JIRA
7 2 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (40.00%) Games
2 11 (13.75%) Retail
3 4 (5.00%) Finance
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.00%) Qt
2 24 (30.00%) OpenMP
2 24 (30.00%) X-Windows
3 9 (11.25%) HTML
4 8 (10.00%) DirectX
5 5 (6.25%) OpenGL
6 4 (5.00%) Cocoa
6 4 (5.00%) CSS
6 4 (5.00%) HTML5
6 4 (5.00%) WPF
6 4 (5.00%) XML
7 3 (3.75%) .NET
7 3 (3.75%) OpenCL
7 3 (3.75%) REST
8 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.50%) jQuery
8 2 (2.50%) SOAP
8 2 (2.50%) Symfony
8 2 (2.50%) Visualforce
9 1 (1.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 35 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 26 (32.50%) Mathematics
3 24 (30.00%) CUDA
4 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.75%) VHDL
6 2 (2.50%) Derivative
6 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.50%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 33 (41.25%) Windows
2 31 (38.75%) Mac OS X
3 28 (35.00%) Linux
4 24 (30.00%) Unix
5 3 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.50%) Android
7 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (35.00%) Open Source
3 25 (31.25%) TDD
4 23 (28.75%) BDD
5 21 (26.25%) Parallel Programming
6 13 (16.25%) Game Development
7 11 (13.75%) Multithreading
8 7 (8.75%) Analytics
9 5 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.25%) OOP
10 4 (5.00%) Cross-Platform Development
10 4 (5.00%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.00%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.75%) Scrum
11 3 (3.75%) Waterfall
12 2 (2.50%) Automated Testing
12 2 (2.50%) Incident Management
12 2 (2.50%) OO
12 2 (2.50%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) C++
2 35 (43.75%) C
3 13 (16.25%) Java
4 9 (11.25%) PHP
5 8 (10.00%) SQL
6 5 (6.25%) C#
6 5 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.25%) VB
6 5 (6.25%) VB6
6 5 (6.25%) VBScript
7 4 (5.00%) Perl
8 3 (3.75%) Ruby
8 3 (3.75%) Scala
9 2 (2.50%) Apex Code
9 2 (2.50%) Python
10 1 (1.25%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.25%) VC++
Qualifications
1 39 (48.75%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) DV Cleared
2 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 24 (30.00%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 5 (6.25%) Oracle
2 3 (3.75%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: 25,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: competitive
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