The table below looks at the statistics for VC++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VC++ over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 214 192 182
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -10
Permanent jobs citing VC++ 4 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.075% 0.14% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.29% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 15
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
VC++
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2684 2412 2432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.18% 48.62% 49.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2412 2074 2125
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VC++
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VC++ across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VC++ Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VC++
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

VC++ Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VC++
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 VC++ within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 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 -9 2 £42,250 +20.71%
Birmingham -14 1 £43,500 -3.33%
West Bromwich - 1 £35,000 -
VC++
England

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing VC++ also 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 that cited VC++.

1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (84.62%) C#
3 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
4 7 (53.85%) Ajax
4 7 (53.85%) .NET
4 7 (53.85%) XML
4 7 (53.85%) OO
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) Project Management
5 6 (46.15%) HTTP
5 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
5 6 (46.15%) MySQL
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
5 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 6 (46.15%) PHP
5 6 (46.15%) JSON
5 6 (46.15%) SQLite
5 6 (46.15%) jQuery
5 6 (46.15%) Multithreading
5 6 (46.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 6 (46.15%) SaaS
5 6 (46.15%) POCO
5 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
6 5 (38.46%) OO PHP
6 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (38.46%) Twitter
6 5 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (38.46%) Migration
6 5 (38.46%) CSS

VC++
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing VC++ also 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 that cited VC++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) SaaS
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) HTTP
1 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
1 6 (46.15%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.69%) MSI
3 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Software Engineer
3 7 (53.85%) Software Developer
3 7 (53.85%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (46.15%) Senior Developer
5 5 (38.46%) Programmer
5 5 (38.46%) Senior Programmer
5 5 (38.46%) Software Programmer
6 4 (30.77%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (23.08%) C++/C# Developer
7 3 (23.08%) C++ Developer
7 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
8 2 (15.38%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (15.38%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (15.38%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
9 1 (7.69%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (7.69%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
1 7 (53.85%) XML
1 7 (53.85%) Ajax
2 6 (46.15%) jQuery
2 6 (46.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (46.15%) POCO
2 6 (46.15%) JSON
3 5 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) MFC
5 2 (15.38%) CSS3
6 1 (7.69%) WPF
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
2 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Algorithms
3 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) Biotechnology
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) OO
3 6 (46.15%) Project Management
3 6 (46.15%) Multithreading
4 5 (38.46%) OO PHP
4 5 (38.46%) Migration
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) CAD
6 2 (15.38%) OOP
7 1 (7.69%) Android Development
7 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (84.62%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) PHP
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) PHP5
5 2 (15.38%) MATLAB
5 2 (15.38%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) C
6 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.69%) VBScript
6 1 (7.69%) VB
6 1 (7.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) TickIT
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Twitter
3 2 (15.38%) Borland
4 1 (7.69%) Perforce