The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 19 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 4.46% 11.83% 12.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 20.37% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 6
Average salary £32,500 £33,250 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% +15.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £36,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
Worcestershire

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
45 54 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 40.18% 58.06% 53.06%
Number of salaries quoted 42 52 23
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Worcester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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++
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Worcester

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 13 (68.42%) C
2 10 (52.63%) C#
3 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) Scrum
5 6 (31.58%) Java
5 6 (31.58%) .NET
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) Windows
6 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
6 5 (26.32%) Internet
6 5 (26.32%) Time Management
7 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
7 4 (21.05%) Data Architecture
7 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
7 4 (21.05%) Degree
8 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
8 3 (15.79%) Finance
8 3 (15.79%) OO
8 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
9 2 (10.53%) Electronics
9 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
9 2 (10.53%) SDLC
9 2 (10.53%) Banking
9 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (10.53%) Physics
9 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
9 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
9 2 (10.53%) Embedded C

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Worcester 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
2 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Software Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Software Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Graduate
4 4 (21.05%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) C Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Audio Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Audio Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) C# WPF Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C/C++ Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C/C++ Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C++/Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) FPGA Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior WPF Developer
7 1 (5.26%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) MFC
3 1 (5.26%) OpenCL
3 1 (5.26%) WinForms
3 1 (5.26%) WPF
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Physics
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) Time Management
5 4 (21.05%) Data Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) SDLC
7 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Android Development
8 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (5.26%) Digital Signal Processing
8 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
8 1 (5.26%) MVVM
8 1 (5.26%) Open Source
8 1 (5.26%) Signal Processing
8 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C
2 10 (52.63%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded C
5 2 (10.53%) VB
6 1 (5.26%) Assembly Language
6 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.26%) Perl
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9000
1 1 (5.26%) TickIT
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
1 1 (5.26%) EMC
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) SAP
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