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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 210 202 175
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 35 26 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.57% 0.49% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.50% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 31
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
5923 5190 4796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.26% 96.99% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4687 4409 4013
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
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 5 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 5 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 +5 23 £37,500 - 3
Warwickshire -12 6 £35,000 -23.07%
Staffordshire +4 5 £25,000 -
Coventry +8 1 £37,500 -9.09%
C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 91 (100.00%) C++
2 56 (61.54%) Git (software)
3 54 (59.34%) Subversion
4 45 (49.45%) Degree
5 42 (46.15%) C
6 40 (43.96%) Computer Science
7 36 (39.56%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (37.36%) Games
9 33 (36.26%) Windows
10 31 (34.07%) Mac OS X
11 29 (31.87%) Linux
12 28 (30.77%) Qt
12 28 (30.77%) Open Source
13 27 (29.67%) TDD
14 26 (28.57%) Mathematics
15 25 (27.47%) BDD
16 24 (26.37%) Cygwin
16 24 (26.37%) CUDA
16 24 (26.37%) X-Windows
16 24 (26.37%) Unix
16 24 (26.37%) OpenMP
16 24 (26.37%) Mercurial
17 21 (23.08%) Parallel Programming
18 19 (20.88%) GDB
19 18 (19.78%) Java
20 15 (16.48%) SQL
20 15 (16.48%) Game Development
21 14 (15.38%) PHP
21 14 (15.38%) HTML
22 13 (14.29%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.30%) Confluence
1 3 (3.30%) Node.js
2 1 (1.10%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.40%) MySQL
2 3 (3.30%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.30%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.30%) Redis
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.10%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 56 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 54 (59.34%) Subversion
3 24 (26.37%) Mercurial
4 19 (20.88%) GDB
5 4 (4.40%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.30%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.30%) JIRA
7 2 (2.20%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (37.36%) Games
2 13 (14.29%) Retail
3 5 (5.49%) Finance
4 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.10%) Automotive
5 1 (1.10%) Back Office
5 1 (1.10%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.77%) Qt
2 24 (26.37%) OpenMP
2 24 (26.37%) X-Windows
3 14 (15.38%) HTML
4 8 (8.79%) DirectX
5 6 (6.59%) XML
6 5 (5.49%) OpenGL
6 5 (5.49%) REST
7 4 (4.40%) .NET
7 4 (4.40%) Cocoa
7 4 (4.40%) CSS
7 4 (4.40%) HTML5
7 4 (4.40%) WPF
8 3 (3.30%) JSON
8 3 (3.30%) OpenCL
9 2 (2.20%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.20%) Apache Flex
9 2 (2.20%) jQuery
9 2 (2.20%) Symfony
9 2 (2.20%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 40 (43.96%) Computer Science
2 26 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 24 (26.37%) CUDA
4 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.30%) Mobile Games
5 3 (3.30%) VHDL
6 2 (2.20%) Derivative
6 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.10%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.10%) Fintech
7 1 (1.10%) Online Gambling
7 1 (1.10%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 33 (36.26%) Windows
2 31 (34.07%) Mac OS X
3 29 (31.87%) Linux
4 24 (26.37%) Unix
5 4 (4.40%) Android
6 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (39.56%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (30.77%) Open Source
3 27 (29.67%) TDD
4 25 (27.47%) BDD
5 21 (23.08%) Parallel Programming
6 15 (16.48%) Game Development
7 11 (12.09%) Multithreading
8 9 (9.89%) Analytics
9 5 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.49%) OOP
9 5 (5.49%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.40%) Cross-Platform Development
10 4 (4.40%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.30%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.30%) OO
11 3 (3.30%) Scrum
11 3 (3.30%) Waterfall
12 2 (2.20%) Android Development
12 2 (2.20%) Data Analytics
12 2 (2.20%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (100.00%) C++
2 42 (46.15%) C
3 18 (19.78%) Java
4 15 (16.48%) SQL
5 14 (15.38%) PHP
6 10 (10.99%) PL/SQL
6 10 (10.99%) VB
6 10 (10.99%) VB6
6 10 (10.99%) VBScript
7 5 (5.49%) C#
8 4 (4.40%) Perl
9 3 (3.30%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.30%) Ruby
9 3 (3.30%) Scala
10 2 (2.20%) Apex Code
10 2 (2.20%) Python
11 1 (1.10%) VC++
Qualifications
1 45 (49.45%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) DV Cleared
2 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) Chartered Engineer
System Software
1 24 (26.37%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 10 (10.99%) Oracle
2 3 (3.30%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft
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