The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 193 202 200
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 29 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 8
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £32,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
5484 5105 5135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.28% 94.48% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4570 4308 4311
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcestershire +6 14 £37,500 +0.67%
Coventry 0 12 £40,000 +33.33%
Birmingham -8 2 £46,750 +16.87%
Shropshire - 1 £37,500 -
C++ Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 32 (100.00%) C++
1 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (87.50%) C#
3 24 (75.00%) Windows
3 24 (75.00%) Degree
4 20 (62.50%) Computer Science
5 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (53.13%) Scrum
7 16 (50.00%) SQL
7 16 (50.00%) Visual Studio
8 15 (46.88%) Mathematics
8 15 (46.88%) Physics
9 14 (43.75%) Python
10 11 (34.38%) PhD
10 11 (34.38%) Linux
10 11 (34.38%) Electronics
11 10 (31.25%) C
11 10 (31.25%) SDLC
12 9 (28.13%) Image Processing
12 9 (28.13%) Pattern Recognition
13 8 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
14 6 (18.75%) TDD
14 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (18.75%) WPF
14 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
14 6 (18.75%) .NET
14 6 (18.75%) MFC
14 6 (18.75%) TickIT
14 6 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP

C++ Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 11 (34.38%) Electronics
2 6 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) .NET
1 6 (18.75%) MFC
1 6 (18.75%) WPF
2 5 (15.63%) Qt
3 3 (9.38%) Entity Framework
3 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
3 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 15 (46.88%) Mathematics
2 15 (46.88%) Physics
3 8 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (53.13%) Scrum
4 10 (31.25%) SDLC
5 9 (28.13%) Image Processing
5 9 (28.13%) Pattern Recognition
6 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 6 (18.75%) TDD
7 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 4 (12.50%) OO
8 1 (3.13%) OOD
8 1 (3.13%) OOP
8 1 (3.13%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C++
2 28 (87.50%) C#
3 16 (50.00%) SQL
4 14 (43.75%) Python
5 10 (31.25%) C
6 4 (12.50%) Embedded C
6 4 (12.50%) Embedded C++
6 4 (12.50%) VC++
7 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
7 3 (9.38%) VB
8 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
8 2 (6.25%) VB6
9 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (75.00%) Degree
2 11 (34.38%) PhD
3 4 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) TickIT
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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