The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had C++ Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Programmer
Rank 222 217 225
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 15 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.056% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.058% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 6
Median salary £45,000 £38,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +39.09%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
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
5528 5180 5442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.87% 96.43% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4383 4331 4553
Median salary £39,500 £38,396 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.87% +1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

C++ Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured C++ Programmer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Programmer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

C++ Programmer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

C++ Programmer
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++ Programmer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 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 -15 12 £47,500 +24.18% 1
Staffordshire - 3 £27,500 -
C++ Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, C++ Programmer 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++ Programmer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) C++
2 19 (95.00%) Games
3 15 (75.00%) Subversion
3 15 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 13 (65.00%) Linux
5 12 (60.00%) Apache
5 12 (60.00%) Eclipse
5 12 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (60.00%) MySQL
5 12 (60.00%) JSON
5 12 (60.00%) XML
5 12 (60.00%) REST
5 12 (60.00%) MongoDB
5 12 (60.00%) NoSQL
5 12 (60.00%) Redis
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) Retail
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 3 (15.00%) BDD
6 3 (15.00%) Game Development
7 2 (10.00%) C
7 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (10.00%) QA
7 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.00%) Middleware
8 1 (5.00%) Python
8 1 (5.00%) Java
8 1 (5.00%) Perl

C++ Programmer 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 12 (60.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 12 (60.00%) MySQL
1 12 (60.00%) NoSQL
1 12 (60.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 15 (75.00%) Subversion
2 12 (60.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (95.00%) Games
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) JSON
1 12 (60.00%) REST
1 12 (60.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) BDD
2 3 (15.00%) Game Development
2 3 (15.00%) TDD
3 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) Go
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 2 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Pertemps Worcester
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago