The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 28 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 16 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.13% 11.79% 12.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.89% 18.37% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 16
Average salary £35,750 £33,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.92% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £23,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Worcestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
180 147 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 68.97% 64.19% 68.24%
Number of salaries quoted 160 130 139
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

C++
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

C++ Salary Trend in Worcestershire

C++
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

C++
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redditch 0 8 £33,750 +14.40% 2
Worcester -6 2 £45,000 +87.50%
Malvern -7 2 £39,500 +21.53%
Evesham +5 1 £45,000 -10.00%
C++
West Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 37 (64.91%) C#
2 36 (63.16%) C
3 34 (59.65%) Software Engineering
4 29 (50.88%) .NET
5 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 22 (38.60%) Scrum
7 19 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 17 (29.82%) Degree
9 15 (26.32%) Computer Science
9 15 (26.32%) Manufacturing
10 14 (24.56%) XML
10 14 (24.56%) MFC
10 14 (24.56%) HTML
11 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
11 13 (22.81%) Windows
11 13 (22.81%) VC++
11 13 (22.81%) jQuery
12 12 (21.05%) WPF
12 12 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
12 12 (21.05%) VB.NET
13 11 (19.30%) SQL
13 11 (19.30%) ISO 9000
13 11 (19.30%) Visual Studio
13 11 (19.30%) TickIT
13 11 (19.30%) MVC
13 11 (19.30%) Unit Testing
13 11 (19.30%) WinForms
13 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (17.54%) Digital Forensics

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 3 (5.26%) Drupal
Applications
1 19 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) Fireworks
2 3 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (5.26%) Doxygen
2 3 (5.26%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (19.30%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.02%) VectorCAST
3 4 (7.02%) Subversion
4 1 (1.75%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.75%) NUnit
General
1 15 (26.32%) Manufacturing
2 10 (17.54%) Military
2 10 (17.54%) Law
3 7 (12.28%) Electronics
4 5 (8.77%) Automotive
5 3 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (5.26%) Marketing
5 3 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (54.39%) Software Engineer
2 19 (33.33%) Developer
3 11 (19.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Graduate
5 9 (15.79%) Software Developer
6 8 (14.04%) C# Software Engineer
6 8 (14.04%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) .NET Software Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Electronics Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Design Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) .NET Developer
7 5 (8.77%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Lead Software Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Designer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) C++/C# Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.88%) .NET
2 14 (24.56%) MFC
2 14 (24.56%) HTML
2 14 (24.56%) XML
3 13 (22.81%) jQuery
4 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 12 (21.05%) WPF
5 11 (19.30%) WinForms
6 10 (17.54%) Ajax
6 10 (17.54%) .NET Framework
6 10 (17.54%) WCF
6 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (17.54%) XSLT
6 10 (17.54%) Web Services
7 4 (7.02%) CSS
8 3 (5.26%) Flash
8 3 (5.26%) HTML5
8 3 (5.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.77%) VHDL
3 5 (8.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (7.02%) Physics
5 3 (5.26%) Social Media
5 3 (5.26%) Motion Graphics
5 3 (5.26%) Firmware
6 2 (3.51%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (59.65%) Software Engineering
2 22 (38.60%) Scrum
3 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (19.30%) MVC
3 11 (19.30%) Unit Testing
4 10 (17.54%) Digital Forensics
4 10 (17.54%) Web Development
5 9 (15.79%) TDD
6 8 (14.04%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (8.77%) Digital Signal Processing
7 5 (8.77%) Signal Processing
7 5 (8.77%) CAD
8 3 (5.26%) Project Management
8 3 (5.26%) SEO
8 3 (5.26%) Validation
8 3 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.26%) Content Management
8 3 (5.26%) Web Design
8 3 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (3.51%) OO
Programming Languages
1 37 (64.91%) C#
2 36 (63.16%) C
3 13 (22.81%) VC++
4 12 (21.05%) VB.NET
5 11 (19.30%) SQL
6 5 (8.77%) PHP
7 4 (7.02%) Java
7 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
7 4 (7.02%) Embedded C
7 4 (7.02%) Embedded C++
7 4 (7.02%) Assembly Language
7 4 (7.02%) MATLAB
8 3 (5.26%) ActionScript 3.0
8 3 (5.26%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.75%) VB
9 1 (1.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) ISO 9000
1 11 (19.30%) TickIT
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.54%) Oracle
3 5 (8.77%) EMC
4 4 (7.02%) MKS
4 4 (7.02%) Fujitsu
5 3 (5.26%) Adobe
5 3 (5.26%) Macromedia
6 1 (1.75%) Borland
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £20000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago