The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank - 18 19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton - 1.89% 9.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.45% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 13
Average salary - £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 29 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 50.49% 54.72% 64.58%
Number of salaries quoted 51 27 93
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

C++
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

C++ Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

C++
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing C++ 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 C++.

1 1 (100.00%) DirectX
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing C++ 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 C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Games Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Games Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development