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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 216 195 184
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -11
Permanent jobs citing VC++ 6 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.30% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.63% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 14
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £27,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £50,000 £66,800
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +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
2803 2535 2550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.53% 47.16% 52.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2402 2248 2228
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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++
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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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 -3 2 £41,250 +83.33%
Birmingham -14 2 £39,750 -6.47% 1
Dudley - 2 £32,500 - 1
VC++
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) C++
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (94.12%) C#
3 15 (88.24%) .NET
4 12 (70.59%) MFC
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (52.94%) Degree
6 8 (47.06%) Scrum
7 7 (41.18%) ISO 9000
7 7 (41.18%) TickIT
7 7 (41.18%) Windows
7 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
7 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
8 6 (35.29%) TDD
8 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
9 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
10 4 (23.53%) Borland
10 4 (23.53%) C
10 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
11 3 (17.65%) SQL
11 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
12 2 (11.76%) Process Management
12 2 (11.76%) Physics
12 2 (11.76%) Chemistry
13 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
13 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
13 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 1 (5.88%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (5.88%) NUnit
General
1 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Software Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) C++ Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) MFC
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) WPF
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
2 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
3 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
4 2 (11.76%) Physics
4 2 (11.76%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Scrum
4 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
5 6 (35.29%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Process Management
7 1 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (5.88%) OO
7 1 (5.88%) OOD
7 1 (5.88%) CAD
7 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (94.12%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) C
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) ISO 9000
1 7 (41.18%) TickIT
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Borland
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Salary: £35000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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