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 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 31 20
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 51 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 17.06% 6.39% 13.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.64% 9.55% 19.25%
Number of salaries quoted 50 15 30
Average salary £36,500 £40,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.42% +16.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
207 178 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 69.23% 66.92% 68.80%
Number of salaries quoted 198 159 145
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 July 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 July 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
Malvern +4 21 £25,000 -31.50%
Worcester +12 20 £38,750 -3.12% 3
Redditch +3 7 £40,000 -3.03% 2
Bromsgrove - 4 £20,000 -
C++
West Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 61 (66.30%) Software Engineering
2 53 (57.61%) C#
3 45 (48.91%) C
4 40 (43.48%) .NET
5 38 (41.30%) Degree
6 34 (36.96%) Windows
7 30 (32.61%) HTML
7 30 (32.61%) WPF
8 23 (25.00%) WinForms
8 23 (25.00%) HTML5
9 22 (23.91%) MFC
10 21 (22.83%) Automotive
10 21 (22.83%) Embedded C
10 21 (22.83%) Embedded C++
11 20 (21.74%) Visual Studio
12 19 (20.65%) Computer Science
12 19 (20.65%) Java
13 18 (19.57%) JavaScript
13 18 (19.57%) ASP.NET
14 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (16.30%) Mathematics
16 13 (14.13%) Scrum
16 13 (14.13%) Mentoring
17 12 (13.04%) SDLC
17 12 (13.04%) Electronics
17 12 (13.04%) ATL
17 12 (13.04%) DCOM
17 12 (13.04%) OOP
18 11 (11.96%) MKS
18 11 (11.96%) Thin Client

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (1.09%) Apache
1 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.09%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Simulink
1 2 (2.17%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.35%) Internet
2 4 (4.35%) Modbus
3 3 (3.26%) LAN
3 3 (3.26%) WAN
4 2 (2.17%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.17%) Profibus
4 2 (2.17%) Wireless
4 2 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 11 (11.96%) Subversion
2 11 (11.96%) VectorCAST
2 11 (11.96%) CANoe
3 10 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.17%) Metasploit
4 2 (2.17%) PVCS
General
1 21 (22.83%) Automotive
2 12 (13.04%) Electronics
3 11 (11.96%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.35%) Games
5 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (57.61%) Software Engineer
2 31 (33.70%) Developer
3 20 (21.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 16 (17.39%) Graduate
4 16 (17.39%) Software Developer
5 15 (16.30%) Junior
6 14 (15.22%) C++ Software Engineer
7 12 (13.04%) Junior Developer
8 11 (11.96%) C# Developer
9 10 (10.87%) Senior Software Engineer
10 9 (9.78%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (9.78%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 7 (7.61%) .NET Developer
12 6 (6.52%) C++ Developer
12 6 (6.52%) Team Leader
12 6 (6.52%) Junior C++ Developer
12 6 (6.52%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
13 5 (5.43%) Junior .NET Developer
13 5 (5.43%) Junior C# Developer
13 5 (5.43%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (43.48%) .NET
2 30 (32.61%) WPF
2 30 (32.61%) HTML
3 23 (25.00%) HTML5
3 23 (25.00%) WinForms
4 22 (23.91%) MFC
5 18 (19.57%) ASP.NET
6 12 (13.04%) ATL
6 12 (13.04%) DCOM
7 9 (9.78%) XML
8 7 (7.61%) CSS
9 6 (6.52%) Qt
10 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.17%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.17%) XSL
11 1 (1.09%) OpenGL
11 1 (1.09%) LAMP
11 1 (1.09%) Hibernate
11 1 (1.09%) Web Services
11 1 (1.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.65%) Computer Science
2 15 (16.30%) Mathematics
3 11 (11.96%) Thin Client
3 11 (11.96%) Fat Client
3 11 (11.96%) User Experience
4 9 (9.78%) Physics
5 5 (5.43%) Robotics
5 5 (5.43%) Algorithms
6 4 (4.35%) Biotechnology
7 3 (3.26%) VHDL
7 3 (3.26%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (3.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.09%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.09%) Chemistry
9 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (36.96%) Windows
2 4 (4.35%) Linux
3 2 (2.17%) UNIX
4 1 (1.09%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.09%) Android
4 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (66.30%) Software Engineering
2 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (14.13%) Scrum
3 13 (14.13%) Mentoring
4 12 (13.04%) SDLC
4 12 (13.04%) OOP
5 9 (9.78%) TDD
5 9 (9.78%) Unit Testing
6 8 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 8 (8.70%) MVC
7 7 (7.61%) Open Source
7 7 (7.61%) Embedded Software Development
8 6 (6.52%) UML
8 6 (6.52%) OO
9 4 (4.35%) Time Management
9 4 (4.35%) Web Development
10 3 (3.26%) Change Management
11 2 (2.17%) Validation
11 2 (2.17%) Project Management
11 2 (2.17%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 53 (57.61%) C#
2 45 (48.91%) C
3 21 (22.83%) Embedded C
3 21 (22.83%) Embedded C++
4 19 (20.65%) Java
5 18 (19.57%) JavaScript
6 10 (10.87%) VB.NET
7 8 (8.70%) SQL
8 5 (5.43%) VC++
9 4 (4.35%) MATLAB
9 4 (4.35%) VB6
9 4 (4.35%) VB
10 3 (3.26%) VBA
10 3 (3.26%) Perl
10 3 (3.26%) PHP
10 3 (3.26%) Python
10 3 (3.26%) Assembly Language
11 2 (2.17%) Ruby
12 1 (1.09%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 38 (41.30%) Degree
2 8 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.43%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.87%) ISO 9001
2 7 (7.61%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Nessus
1 2 (2.17%) Nmap
Vendors
1 11 (11.96%) MKS
1 11 (11.96%) Fujitsu
2 5 (5.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.35%) Xilinx
4 1 (1.09%) Intel
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