The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had C++ Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Software Developer
Rank 234 231 213
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 4 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.065% 0.068% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.071% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Median salary £27,500 £22,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,250 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+18.01% +5.22%
C++ Software 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
5880 5673 5058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.98% 95.88% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4638 4655 4224
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 £24,500 £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++ Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

C++ Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

C++ Software Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

C++ Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

C++ Software Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

C++ Software 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++ Software Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Staffordshire - 2 £27,500 -
Worcestershire +8 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Birmingham -12 1 £27,500 +22.22%
C++ Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (53.33%) Degree
3 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) Mac OS X
4 6 (40.00%) Qt
5 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 5 (33.33%) Subversion
5 5 (33.33%) Games
6 4 (26.67%) Cocoa
6 4 (26.67%) CSS
6 4 (26.67%) HTML
6 4 (26.67%) C
6 4 (26.67%) WPF
6 4 (26.67%) HTML5
6 4 (26.67%) Cross-Platform Development
7 3 (20.00%) Open Source
7 3 (20.00%) BDD
7 3 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (13.33%) X-Windows
8 2 (13.33%) OpenMP
8 2 (13.33%) Cygwin
8 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
8 2 (13.33%) C#
8 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
8 2 (13.33%) SQL
8 2 (13.33%) Unix
8 2 (13.33%) Linux

C++ Software 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 (6.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Qt
2 4 (26.67%) Cocoa
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) HTML5
2 4 (26.67%) WPF
3 2 (13.33%) OpenMP
3 2 (13.33%) X-Windows
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) ATL
4 1 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (6.67%) COM
4 1 (6.67%) MFC
4 1 (6.67%) STL
4 1 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (13.33%) CUDA
4 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Cross-Platform Development
2 3 (20.00%) BDD
2 3 (20.00%) Open Source
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) Parallel Programming
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) OOD
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) C
3 2 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft