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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 21 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 3.92% 2.80% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.00% 3.85% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £29,250 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.50% -
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
50 78 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 49.02% 72.90% 63.49%
Number of salaries quoted 40 75 38
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,051 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,850 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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++
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) HND
1 3 (75.00%) Flash
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) NVQ Level 4
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) HNC
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Fireworks
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Games
3 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (25.00%) QA Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Test Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) QA Test Manager
1 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior UI Developer
1 1 (25.00%) UX Developer
1 1 (25.00%) UI Programmer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Flash
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Games
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) HND
2 2 (50.00%) HNC
2 2 (50.00%) NVQ Level 4
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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