The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Worcestershire / Worcester
Rank 33 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 2.99% 4.58% 16.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% 13.33% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 14
Median salary £40,000 £31,250 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -9.42%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

Programming Languages Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
90 45 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 53.89% 34.35% 65.00%
Number of salaries quoted 89 44 61
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £46,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcester region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

C++
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

C++ Salary Trend in Worcester

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcester region with a requirement for C++.

1 7 (77.78%) C
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Rockwell
3 4 (44.44%) MISRA
3 4 (44.44%) PVCS
3 4 (44.44%) Embedded C
3 4 (44.44%) Embedded C++
4 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) User Experience
5 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
5 2 (22.22%) Concurrent Programming
5 2 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (22.22%) Prototyping
5 2 (22.22%) Usability Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
5 2 (22.22%) UX Design
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Google
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) Java

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) PVCS
2 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Control Software Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
6 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Concurrent Programming
3 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 2 (22.22%) Prototyping
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Usability Testing
3 2 (22.22%) UX Design
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) CAD
4 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C
2 4 (44.44%) Embedded C
2 4 (44.44%) Embedded C++
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Lua
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) MISRA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Rockwell
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) Renesas