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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 209 203 188
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Permanent jobs citing VC++ 11 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.20% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.41% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 21
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -17.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
2753 2667 2641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.90% 49.57% 48.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2473 2311 2334
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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++
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VC++ across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

VC++ Salary Histogram 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 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 -7 4 £38,250 +9.28% 1
Birmingham -1 3 £50,000 -
Shropshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £22,000 -
VC++
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 12 (92.31%) C++
2 11 (84.62%) C#
3 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
4 7 (53.85%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
7 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
7 3 (23.08%) MFC
7 3 (23.08%) MySQL
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle
7 3 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
7 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
8 2 (15.38%) OOD
8 2 (15.38%) C
8 2 (15.38%) XML
8 2 (15.38%) OOP
8 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (15.38%) OO
8 2 (15.38%) Biotechnology
8 2 (15.38%) Ajax
8 2 (15.38%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) Modbus
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) PVCS
General
1 3 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (15.38%) Automotive
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) C++ Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior C++ Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) WinForms Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) MFC
3 2 (15.38%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) WinForms
3 2 (15.38%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) JSON
4 1 (7.69%) WPF
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (7.69%) POCO
4 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
2 2 (15.38%) Biotechnology
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
3 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) OOD
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) OO PHP
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C++
2 11 (84.62%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 2 (15.38%) C
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) VBScript
6 1 (7.69%) VB
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
6 1 (7.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) TickIT
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter
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