The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Programmer 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++ Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Programmer
Rank - 206 -
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.060% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.062% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £19,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
C++ Programmer
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
5529 4808 4034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.06% 96.70% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4600 4182 3315
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +2.63%
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++ Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Programmer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

C++ Programmer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Programmer across the West Midlands region.

C++ Programmer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

C++ Programmer
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited C++ Programmer 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++ Programmer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) API Integration
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited C++ Programmer 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++ Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) API Integration
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) C