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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 224 192 208
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 20 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.57% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.59% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 18
Median salary £36,984 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.53% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £45,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
5861 5571 5199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.22% 96.89% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4601 4626 4410
Median salary £38,750 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.89% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
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 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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +4 12 £32,000 -20.00%
Birmingham +1 4 £50,000 +6.95%
Worcestershire -11 1 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Shropshire - 1 £36,469 -
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 42 (100.00%) C++
1 42 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (64.29%) Degree
3 19 (45.24%) NoSQL
4 18 (42.86%) OO
5 17 (40.48%) Games
6 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (38.10%) C#
7 15 (35.71%) SQL
7 15 (35.71%) Subversion
8 14 (33.33%) XML
8 14 (33.33%) OOD
8 14 (33.33%) HTTP
8 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 13 (30.95%) Online Gambling
9 13 (30.95%) Game Development
9 13 (30.95%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (30.95%) REST
9 13 (30.95%) Redis
9 13 (30.95%) Facebook
9 13 (30.95%) Facebook Platform
9 13 (30.95%) Eclipse
9 13 (30.95%) Apache
9 13 (30.95%) Linux
9 13 (30.95%) MySQL
9 13 (30.95%) JSON
10 12 (28.57%) Computer Science
11 11 (26.19%) Windows
12 10 (23.81%) .NET
13 9 (21.43%) C

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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (30.95%) Apache
1 13 (30.95%) Facebook Platform
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) NoSQL
2 13 (30.95%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (30.95%) MySQL
2 13 (30.95%) Redis
3 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Subversion
2 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 13 (30.95%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (40.48%) Games
2 4 (9.52%) Electronics
3 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.76%) Finance
5 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) XML
2 13 (30.95%) JSON
2 13 (30.95%) REST
3 10 (23.81%) .NET
4 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 7 (16.67%) HTML
6 6 (14.29%) Node.js
7 5 (11.90%) .NET Framework
7 5 (11.90%) Entity Framework
8 4 (9.52%) OpenGL
9 3 (7.14%) MFC
9 3 (7.14%) OpenCV
9 3 (7.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 2 (4.76%) HTML5
10 2 (4.76%) WPF
11 1 (2.38%) CSS
11 1 (2.38%) CSS3
11 1 (2.38%) DirectX
11 1 (2.38%) Django
11 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Online Gambling
2 12 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 7 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.52%) Fat Client
4 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
4 4 (9.52%) Thin Client
5 3 (7.14%) Physics
6 1 (2.38%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Linux
2 11 (26.19%) Windows
3 6 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (42.86%) OO
3 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (33.33%) OOD
5 13 (30.95%) Game Development
6 9 (21.43%) Machine Learning
7 6 (14.29%) Information Management
8 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.14%) Image Processing
9 3 (7.14%) Web Development
10 2 (4.76%) TDD
11 1 (2.38%) 3D Programming
11 1 (2.38%) BDD
11 1 (2.38%) Data Acquisition
11 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
11 1 (2.38%) Multithreading
11 1 (2.38%) OOP
11 1 (2.38%) Scrum
11 1 (2.38%) SDLC
11 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (38.10%) C#
3 15 (35.71%) SQL
4 9 (21.43%) C
5 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (16.67%) Python
6 6 (14.29%) Java
6 6 (14.29%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.38%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.38%) VC++
Qualifications
1 27 (64.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) IEC 61508
1 1 (2.38%) TickIT
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Facebook
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
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