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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 212 192 202
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 25 39 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.66% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.69% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 23
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +10.62%
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
5781 5618 5169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.84% 95.72% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4574 4611 4325
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -22 11 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Warwickshire +12 9 £42,500 -3.40% 1
Staffordshire -6 2 £27,500 +10.00%
Coventry - 2 £52,500 -
Worcestershire +11 1 £40,000 +14.28%
C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 64 (100.00%) C++
2 35 (54.69%) Subversion
2 35 (54.69%) Git (software)
3 29 (45.31%) Games
4 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (34.38%) C
6 21 (32.81%) Linux
6 21 (32.81%) Degree
7 19 (29.69%) Computer Science
8 18 (28.13%) TDD
8 18 (28.13%) BDD
9 17 (26.56%) Unix
9 17 (26.56%) Qt
10 16 (25.00%) Windows
11 15 (23.44%) Mac OS X
11 15 (23.44%) Game Development
12 13 (20.31%) Mercurial
13 12 (18.75%) Open Source
14 11 (17.19%) Mathematics
15 10 (15.63%) OpenMP
15 10 (15.63%) CUDA
15 10 (15.63%) Cygwin
15 10 (15.63%) Parallel Programming
15 10 (15.63%) X-Windows
15 10 (15.63%) OpenGL
15 10 (15.63%) DirectX
16 9 (14.06%) HTML
17 8 (12.50%) Multithreading
17 8 (12.50%) GDB
17 8 (12.50%) Retail

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) MySQL
2 1 (1.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 35 (54.69%) Git (software)
1 35 (54.69%) Subversion
2 13 (20.31%) Mercurial
3 8 (12.50%) GDB
4 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.25%) Eclipse
General
1 29 (45.31%) Games
2 8 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (4.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) Qt
2 10 (15.63%) DirectX
2 10 (15.63%) OpenGL
2 10 (15.63%) OpenMP
2 10 (15.63%) X-Windows
3 9 (14.06%) HTML
4 4 (6.25%) JSON
4 4 (6.25%) REST
4 4 (6.25%) WebGL
4 4 (6.25%) XML
5 3 (4.69%) Cocoa
5 3 (4.69%) CSS
5 3 (4.69%) HTML5
5 3 (4.69%) WPF
6 1 (1.56%) .NET
6 1 (1.56%) ATL
6 1 (1.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.56%) MFC
6 1 (1.56%) STL
6 1 (1.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.69%) Computer Science
2 11 (17.19%) Mathematics
3 10 (15.63%) CUDA
4 4 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (6.25%) Animation
4 4 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Derivative
5 1 (1.56%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.81%) Linux
2 17 (26.56%) Unix
3 16 (25.00%) Windows
4 15 (23.44%) Mac OS X
5 4 (6.25%) Android
5 4 (6.25%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.56%) OpenVMS
6 1 (1.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.13%) BDD
2 18 (28.13%) TDD
3 15 (23.44%) Game Development
4 12 (18.75%) Open Source
5 10 (15.63%) Parallel Programming
6 8 (12.50%) Multithreading
7 7 (10.94%) Analytics
7 7 (10.94%) Scrum
8 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.69%) Cross-Platform Development
10 3 (4.69%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2
11 2 (3.13%) Project Planning
12 1 (1.56%) Configuration Management
12 1 (1.56%) MVC
12 1 (1.56%) OOD
12 1 (1.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) C++
2 22 (34.38%) C
3 7 (10.94%) PHP
3 7 (10.94%) SQL
4 6 (9.38%) C#
5 5 (7.81%) Java
5 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.81%) PL/SQL
5 5 (7.81%) VB
5 5 (7.81%) VB6
5 5 (7.81%) VBScript
6 1 (1.56%) DCL
6 1 (1.56%) Pascal
6 1 (1.56%) Python
6 1 (1.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 21 (32.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
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