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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 14 26 13
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 20 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 12.50% 3.41% 8.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.80% 4.76% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 6
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £48,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
101 63 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 63.13% 71.59% 55.41%
Number of salaries quoted 96 55 30
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £28,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,400 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Worcester

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 27 (72.97%) C
2 26 (70.27%) C#
3 19 (51.35%) Software Engineering
4 18 (48.65%) .NET
5 14 (37.84%) HTML
5 14 (37.84%) Visual Studio
5 14 (37.84%) Windows
6 12 (32.43%) OOP
6 12 (32.43%) ATL
6 12 (32.43%) DCOM
6 12 (32.43%) WinForms
6 12 (32.43%) WPF
6 12 (32.43%) HTML5
7 10 (27.03%) ISO 9001
8 9 (24.32%) Embedded C
8 9 (24.32%) Embedded C++
9 7 (18.92%) SQL
9 7 (18.92%) Degree
10 6 (16.22%) Physics
10 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
10 6 (16.22%) OO
10 6 (16.22%) Automotive
10 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
10 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
11 5 (13.51%) Mathematics
11 5 (13.51%) SDLC
12 4 (10.81%) Algorithms
12 4 (10.81%) Time Management
12 4 (10.81%) DV Cleared

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (2.70%) Apache
1 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Simulink
1 2 (5.41%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.81%) Internet
2 4 (10.81%) Modbus
3 2 (5.41%) Profibus
4 1 (2.70%) LAN
4 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.41%) PVCS
General
1 6 (16.22%) Automotive
2 3 (8.11%) Electronics
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Software Engineer
2 15 (40.54%) Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Software Developer
3 8 (21.62%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
6 4 (10.81%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Team Leader
7 3 (8.11%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) C Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Team Leader
8 2 (5.41%) Hardware Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Hardware Design Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Design Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Programmer
9 1 (2.70%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.70%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.70%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) .NET
2 14 (37.84%) HTML
3 12 (32.43%) WPF
3 12 (32.43%) HTML5
3 12 (32.43%) ATL
3 12 (32.43%) DCOM
3 12 (32.43%) WinForms
4 4 (10.81%) XML
4 4 (10.81%) MFC
5 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.41%) CSS
5 2 (5.41%) XSL
5 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.70%) Android SDK
6 1 (2.70%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.70%) Spring
6 1 (2.70%) LAMP
6 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Physics
2 5 (13.51%) Mathematics
3 4 (10.81%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) VHDL
4 2 (5.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.70%) Chemistry
5 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Software Engineering
2 12 (32.43%) OOP
3 6 (16.22%) OO
3 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
3 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.51%) SDLC
5 4 (10.81%) Time Management
5 4 (10.81%) UML
5 4 (10.81%) Scrum
6 3 (8.11%) MVC
6 3 (8.11%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (5.41%) Project Management
7 2 (5.41%) Change Management
8 1 (2.70%) Validation
8 1 (2.70%) Android Development
8 1 (2.70%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.70%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) C
2 26 (70.27%) C#
3 9 (24.32%) Embedded C
3 9 (24.32%) Embedded C++
4 7 (18.92%) SQL
5 4 (10.81%) VB
5 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
5 4 (10.81%) VB6
6 3 (8.11%) MATLAB
6 3 (8.11%) VBA
6 3 (8.11%) Java
7 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.41%) VC++
8 1 (2.70%) Python
8 1 (2.70%) Perl
8 1 (2.70%) PHP
8 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.70%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.70%) TickIT
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Xilinx
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