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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 13 7 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 31 38 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 13.48% 20.54% 10.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.81% 34.23% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 17
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,300 £35,000
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
149 111 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 64.78% 60.00% 70.09%
Number of salaries quoted 139 102 148
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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
Worcester -4 12 £41,000 +26.15% 1
Redditch -6 12 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Malvern -2 5 £36,500 -2.66% 4
Bromsgrove - 4 £19,000 -
C++
West Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 33 (55.93%) Software Engineering
2 28 (47.46%) C
3 26 (44.07%) Degree
4 21 (35.59%) .NET
5 19 (32.20%) Visual Studio
6 18 (30.51%) C#
7 14 (23.73%) Windows
7 14 (23.73%) Linux
8 13 (22.03%) HTML
8 13 (22.03%) Automotive
9 12 (20.34%) Mathematics
10 11 (18.64%) VB.NET
10 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
11 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
11 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
11 10 (16.95%) Embedded C
12 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
12 9 (15.25%) Embedded C++
12 9 (15.25%) MVC
12 9 (15.25%) Electronics
12 9 (15.25%) Java
12 9 (15.25%) OOP
12 9 (15.25%) XML
13 8 (13.56%) Assembly Language
14 7 (11.86%) MKS
14 7 (11.86%) Python
14 7 (11.86%) CSS
14 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET
14 7 (11.86%) Perl
14 7 (11.86%) PHP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.08%) JBoss
2 3 (5.08%) Apache
3 2 (3.39%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.39%) Simulink
1 2 (3.39%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) Ethernet
2 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.08%) BIG-IP
4 2 (3.39%) Modbus
4 2 (3.39%) Profibus
4 2 (3.39%) Firewall
5 1 (1.69%) Wireless
5 1 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (32.20%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.86%) VectorCAST
2 7 (11.86%) Subversion
3 3 (5.08%) Maven
3 3 (5.08%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.08%) Hudson
3 3 (5.08%) Artifactory
3 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.08%) Ant
3 3 (5.08%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.69%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (22.03%) Automotive
2 9 (15.25%) Electronics
3 4 (6.78%) Games
4 2 (3.39%) Finance
4 2 (3.39%) Advertising
5 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (50.85%) Developer
2 22 (37.29%) Software Engineer
3 20 (33.90%) Junior
4 16 (27.12%) Software Developer
5 15 (25.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 13 (22.03%) Junior Developer
7 12 (20.34%) C# Developer
8 10 (16.95%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (13.56%) Graduate
10 7 (11.86%) .NET Developer
10 7 (11.86%) C++ Developer
10 7 (11.86%) Junior .NET Developer
10 7 (11.86%) Junior C# Developer
10 7 (11.86%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (11.86%) Junior C# .NET Developer
11 6 (10.17%) .NET Software Developer
11 6 (10.17%) Graduate Software Developer
11 6 (10.17%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 6 (10.17%) Graduate Developer
11 6 (10.17%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.59%) .NET
2 13 (22.03%) HTML
3 9 (15.25%) XML
4 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET
4 7 (11.86%) CSS
4 7 (11.86%) WPF
5 6 (10.17%) HTML5
5 6 (10.17%) ATL
5 6 (10.17%) DCOM
5 6 (10.17%) WinForms
6 3 (5.08%) LAMP
6 3 (5.08%) MFC
7 2 (3.39%) J2EE
7 2 (3.39%) Web Services
7 2 (3.39%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.39%) XSL
7 2 (3.39%) Spring
7 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.39%) Spring MVC
7 2 (3.39%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Mathematics
2 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.17%) Physics
4 5 (8.47%) Robotics
5 3 (5.08%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.39%) VHDL
6 2 (3.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.39%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.69%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.69%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.69%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Windows
1 14 (23.73%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) Android
2 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.39%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) Software Engineering
2 9 (15.25%) OOP
2 9 (15.25%) MVC
3 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (11.86%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (8.47%) UML
4 5 (8.47%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.08%) Change Management
5 3 (5.08%) DevOps
6 2 (3.39%) Android Development
6 2 (3.39%) iOS Development
6 2 (3.39%) Regression Testing
6 2 (3.39%) Project Management
6 2 (3.39%) OO
6 2 (3.39%) Automated Testing
6 2 (3.39%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.39%) Integration Testing
6 2 (3.39%) Manual Testing
6 2 (3.39%) System Testing
6 2 (3.39%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 28 (47.46%) C
2 18 (30.51%) C#
3 11 (18.64%) VB.NET
4 10 (16.95%) Embedded C
4 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
5 9 (15.25%) Java
5 9 (15.25%) Embedded C++
6 8 (13.56%) Assembly Language
7 7 (11.86%) Perl
7 7 (11.86%) PHP
7 7 (11.86%) Python
8 6 (10.17%) SQL
9 4 (6.78%) C++/CLI
10 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
10 3 (5.08%) VBScript
10 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
11 2 (3.39%) VBA
11 2 (3.39%) MATLAB
11 2 (3.39%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (44.07%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.39%) QA
3 1 (1.69%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) vSphere
2 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Puppet
2 1 (1.69%) Nessus
2 1 (1.69%) Nmap
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) MKS
2 7 (11.86%) Fujitsu
3 5 (8.47%) VMware
4 2 (3.39%) Intel
5 1 (1.69%) EMC
Malvern, Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
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Salary: 42,000+ Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 43,000
Posted: 6 days ago