The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 220 197 221
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 6 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.45% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.46% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 12
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,250 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £40,000 £36,150
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
C++ Software Engineer
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
5285 4953 5514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.87% 97.16% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4199 4166 4866
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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

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

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

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

C++ Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Coventry 0 3 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Warwickshire +6 1 - - 1
Staffordshire -6 1 £52,500 +50.00%
Birmingham -13 1 £40,500 +1.25%
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, C++ Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) C++
1 27 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (62.96%) C#
3 15 (55.56%) .NET
3 15 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 13 (48.15%) Degree
4 13 (48.15%) Mathematics
5 12 (44.44%) Physics
5 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET
6 10 (37.04%) Python
7 9 (33.33%) Windows
7 9 (33.33%) Games
8 8 (29.63%) OO
9 7 (25.93%) Machine Learning
9 7 (25.93%) OpenCV
9 7 (25.93%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 7 (25.93%) Image Processing
9 7 (25.93%) OpenGL
9 7 (25.93%) Linux
9 7 (25.93%) SQL
9 7 (25.93%) C
9 7 (25.93%) Scrum
9 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (25.93%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
11 5 (18.52%) HTML
11 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
11 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
11 5 (18.52%) Electronics
11 5 (18.52%) SaaS

C++ Software Engineer 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 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.41%) ClearQuest
3 2 (7.41%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) CANoe
4 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (33.33%) Games
2 5 (18.52%) Electronics
3 3 (11.11%) Automotive
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) .NET
2 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 7 (25.93%) OpenCV
3 7 (25.93%) OpenGL
3 7 (25.93%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
4 5 (18.52%) Entity Framework
4 5 (18.52%) HTML
5 4 (14.81%) Yocto
6 3 (11.11%) MFC
7 2 (7.41%) ATL
7 2 (7.41%) COM
7 2 (7.41%) CORBA
7 2 (7.41%) Wayland
7 2 (7.41%) WebKit
8 1 (3.70%) Middleware
8 1 (3.70%) Web Services
8 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 13 (48.15%) Mathematics
3 12 (44.44%) Physics
4 7 (25.93%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (11.11%) Algorithms
5 3 (11.11%) Data Structures
6 2 (7.41%) CAN bus
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
3 4 (14.81%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (7.41%) MeeGo
4 2 (7.41%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (29.63%) OO
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Image Processing
3 7 (25.93%) Machine Learning
3 7 (25.93%) Scrum
4 5 (18.52%) Computer Vision
5 2 (7.41%) Change Control
5 2 (7.41%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Kanban
5 2 (7.41%) Product Management
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.70%) OOD
6 1 (3.70%) Open Source
6 1 (3.70%) SOA
6 1 (3.70%) TDD
6 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C++
2 17 (62.96%) C#
3 10 (37.04%) Python
4 7 (25.93%) C
4 7 (25.93%) SQL
5 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
6 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
7 3 (11.11%) Embedded C
8 2 (7.41%) Embedded C++
8 2 (7.41%) Java
9 1 (3.70%) Clojure
9 1 (3.70%) Erlang
9 1 (3.70%) F#
9 1 (3.70%) Go
9 1 (3.70%) Haskell
9 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) JTAG
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Apple
2 2 (7.41%) Google
2 2 (7.41%) Intel
3 1 (3.70%) Freescale
3 1 (3.70%) Green Hills
3 1 (3.70%) Renesas
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Flexi hours, healthcare, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago