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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Software Developer
Rank 232 225 209
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 2 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.033% 0.038% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.039% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
5921 5170 5143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.37% 97.07% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 4320 4343
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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
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 31 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 -17 2 £38,500 -
C++ Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 24 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (45.83%) Degree
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 9 (37.50%) Mac OS X
5 8 (33.33%) Java
5 8 (33.33%) TDD
5 8 (33.33%) Subversion
5 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 7 (29.17%) Games
7 6 (25.00%) Qt
7 6 (25.00%) Open Source
7 6 (25.00%) BDD
7 6 (25.00%) C
8 5 (20.83%) Linux
8 5 (20.83%) OOP
8 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (16.67%) HTML5
9 4 (16.67%) Cross-Platform Development
9 4 (16.67%) CSS
9 4 (16.67%) HTML
9 4 (16.67%) Perl
9 4 (16.67%) PHP
9 4 (16.67%) Cocoa
9 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 4 (16.67%) WPF
9 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
10 3 (12.50%) JIRA

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (33.33%) Subversion
3 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (12.50%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) Mercurial
4 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (29.17%) Games
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Qt
2 4 (16.67%) Cocoa
2 4 (16.67%) CSS
2 4 (16.67%) HTML
2 4 (16.67%) HTML5
2 4 (16.67%) WPF
3 3 (12.50%) .NET
3 3 (12.50%) OpenCL
3 3 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.33%) jQuery
4 2 (8.33%) OpenMP
4 2 (8.33%) REST
4 2 (8.33%) SOAP
4 2 (8.33%) Symfony
4 2 (8.33%) Visualforce
4 2 (8.33%) X-Windows
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.17%) MFC
5 1 (4.17%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 3 (12.50%) VHDL
5 2 (8.33%) CUDA
5 2 (8.33%) Derivative
6 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
6 1 (4.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Mac OS X
3 5 (20.83%) Linux
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) TDD
3 6 (25.00%) BDD
3 6 (25.00%) Open Source
4 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.83%) OOP
5 4 (16.67%) Cross-Platform Development
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.33%) OO
7 2 (8.33%) Parallel Programming
8 1 (4.17%) CAD
8 1 (4.17%) OOD
8 1 (4.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) C
4 4 (16.67%) Perl
4 4 (16.67%) PHP
5 3 (12.50%) C#
5 3 (12.50%) Ruby
5 3 (12.50%) Scala
5 3 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (8.33%) Apex Code
6 2 (8.33%) Python
7 1 (4.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com