The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 173 196 170
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 59 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.04% 0.28% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.29% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 54 14 25
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
5435 4807 4112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.02% 96.72% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4524 4181 3382
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,905
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +2.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Birmingham +19 26 £38,500 +6.20% 4
Warwickshire +2 21 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Staffordshire +6 7 £35,000 +40.00%
Worcestershire -4 3 £49,000 +96.00%
Shropshire - 2 £26,000 -
C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 104 (100.00%) C++
2 64 (61.54%) Git (software)
3 63 (60.58%) Subversion
4 48 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (38.46%) Degree
6 39 (37.50%) C
7 38 (36.54%) Games
8 35 (33.65%) TDD
9 33 (31.73%) BDD
10 31 (29.81%) Linux
11 30 (28.85%) Computer Science
12 27 (25.96%) Windows
12 27 (25.96%) Open Source
13 26 (25.00%) Mac OS X
14 25 (24.04%) Qt
15 24 (23.08%) Unix
16 21 (20.19%) Mathematics
17 20 (19.23%) OpenMP
17 20 (19.23%) X-Windows
17 20 (19.23%) Mercurial
17 20 (19.23%) Cygwin
17 20 (19.23%) CUDA
18 19 (18.27%) DirectX
19 17 (16.35%) Parallel Programming
20 16 (15.38%) OpenGL
20 16 (15.38%) Java
21 15 (14.42%) GDB
21 15 (14.42%) Mentoring
22 12 (11.54%) Game Development
23 11 (10.58%) Multithreading

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.85%) Node.js
2 3 (2.88%) Confluence
3 1 (0.96%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) Ethernet
1 1 (0.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.85%) MongoDB
1 4 (3.85%) MySQL
2 3 (2.88%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.88%) Redis
2 3 (2.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 64 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 63 (60.58%) Subversion
3 20 (19.23%) Mercurial
4 15 (14.42%) GDB
5 7 (6.73%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.88%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.88%) JIRA
7 2 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (36.54%) Games
2 11 (10.58%) Retail
3 10 (9.62%) Finance
4 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.96%) Automotive
5 1 (0.96%) Back Office
5 1 (0.96%) Electronics
5 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (24.04%) Qt
2 20 (19.23%) OpenMP
2 20 (19.23%) X-Windows
3 19 (18.27%) DirectX
4 16 (15.38%) OpenGL
5 10 (9.62%) HTML
6 8 (7.69%) XML
7 6 (5.77%) .NET
8 5 (4.81%) REST
9 4 (3.85%) CSS
10 3 (2.88%) Cocoa
10 3 (2.88%) HTML5
10 3 (2.88%) JSON
10 3 (2.88%) OpenCL
10 3 (2.88%) WPF
11 2 (1.92%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.92%) Apache Flex
11 2 (1.92%) jQuery
11 2 (1.92%) Symfony
11 2 (1.92%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 30 (28.85%) Computer Science
2 21 (20.19%) Mathematics
3 20 (19.23%) CUDA
4 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.88%) Mobile Games
6 3 (2.88%) VHDL
7 2 (1.92%) Derivative
7 2 (1.92%) Online Games
8 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.96%) Fintech
8 1 (0.96%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.96%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 31 (29.81%) Linux
2 27 (25.96%) Windows
3 26 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 24 (23.08%) Unix
5 5 (4.81%) Android
6 3 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (33.65%) TDD
3 33 (31.73%) BDD
4 27 (25.96%) Open Source
5 17 (16.35%) Parallel Programming
6 15 (14.42%) Mentoring
7 12 (11.54%) Game Development
8 11 (10.58%) Multithreading
9 10 (9.62%) Software Engineering
10 7 (6.73%) Analytics
11 6 (5.77%) Waterfall
12 5 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (4.81%) OO
13 4 (3.85%) OOP
13 4 (3.85%) Scrum
14 3 (2.88%) Android Development
14 3 (2.88%) SDLC
15 2 (1.92%) Automated Testing
15 2 (1.92%) Data Analytics
15 2 (1.92%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (100.00%) C++
2 39 (37.50%) C
3 16 (15.38%) Java
4 11 (10.58%) PHP
4 11 (10.58%) SQL
5 6 (5.77%) C#
5 6 (5.77%) PL/SQL
5 6 (5.77%) VB
5 6 (5.77%) VB6
5 6 (5.77%) VBScript
6 5 (4.81%) Perl
7 4 (3.85%) Objective-C
7 4 (3.85%) Ruby
8 3 (2.88%) Scala
9 2 (1.92%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.92%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.92%) Python
10 1 (0.96%) Go
10 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.96%) VC++
Qualifications
1 40 (38.46%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) DV Cleared
2 3 (2.88%) Postgraduate
2 3 (2.88%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (0.96%) MCSD
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 20 (19.23%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 6 (5.77%) Oracle
2 3 (2.88%) Atlassian
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
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