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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 13 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 41 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 15.89% 5.93% 12.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.16% 8.47% 18.88%
Number of salaries quoted 41 15 26
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
177 177 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 68.60% 69.96% 63.56%
Number of salaries quoted 174 156 126
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +15 18 £36,750 -8.12% 7
Malvern +7 13 £27,000 -31.64%
Redditch -3 8 £40,000 +18.51% 1
Bromsgrove - 6 £30,000 - 3
C++
West Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 64 (73.56%) Software Engineering
2 50 (57.47%) C#
3 42 (48.28%) C
4 37 (42.53%) .NET
5 35 (40.23%) Degree
6 32 (36.78%) Windows
7 25 (28.74%) WPF
8 24 (27.59%) Embedded C
9 23 (26.44%) Embedded C++
9 23 (26.44%) HTML
10 21 (24.14%) MFC
11 19 (21.84%) Java
12 18 (20.69%) Computer Science
12 18 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (19.54%) HTML5
13 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
13 17 (19.54%) ASP.NET
13 17 (19.54%) Automotive
13 17 (19.54%) WinForms
14 16 (18.39%) Scrum
15 13 (14.94%) Visual Studio
15 13 (14.94%) Mentoring
16 12 (13.79%) VB.NET
16 12 (13.79%) Mathematics
17 11 (12.64%) Fat Client
17 11 (12.64%) Subversion
17 11 (12.64%) Fujitsu
17 11 (12.64%) Thin Client
17 11 (12.64%) Pharmaceutical
17 11 (12.64%) MKS

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.05%) TCP/IP
1 7 (8.05%) Internet
2 4 (4.60%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.45%) LAN
3 3 (3.45%) WAN
4 2 (2.30%) Wireless
4 2 (2.30%) Network Security
4 2 (2.30%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (14.94%) Visual Studio
2 11 (12.64%) Subversion
2 11 (12.64%) VectorCAST
2 11 (12.64%) CANoe
3 10 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.30%) Metasploit
4 2 (2.30%) PVCS
General
1 17 (19.54%) Automotive
2 11 (12.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (9.20%) Electronics
4 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (65.52%) Software Engineer
2 23 (26.44%) Developer
3 22 (25.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 18 (20.69%) C++ Software Engineer
5 17 (19.54%) Graduate
6 14 (16.09%) Software Developer
7 11 (12.64%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 10 (11.49%) Junior
9 8 (9.20%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (8.05%) Junior Developer
11 6 (6.90%) C# Developer
11 6 (6.90%) Team Leader
11 6 (6.90%) .NET Developer
11 6 (6.90%) C Software Engineer
11 6 (6.90%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 4 (4.60%) C# Software Developer
12 4 (4.60%) Junior C# Developer
12 4 (4.60%) Junior .NET Developer
12 4 (4.60%) Junior Software Developer
12 4 (4.60%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (42.53%) .NET
2 25 (28.74%) WPF
3 23 (26.44%) HTML
4 21 (24.14%) MFC
5 17 (19.54%) ASP.NET
5 17 (19.54%) WinForms
5 17 (19.54%) HTML5
6 6 (6.90%) Qt
6 6 (6.90%) ATL
6 6 (6.90%) DCOM
6 6 (6.90%) CSS
6 6 (6.90%) XML
7 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.15%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 12 (13.79%) Mathematics
3 11 (12.64%) Fat Client
3 11 (12.64%) User Experience
3 11 (12.64%) Thin Client
4 9 (10.34%) Physics
5 5 (5.75%) Algorithms
6 4 (4.60%) Biotechnology
7 3 (3.45%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (2.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (2.30%) Robotics
8 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.30%) VHDL
9 1 (1.15%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 32 (36.78%) Windows
2 2 (2.30%) UNIX
3 1 (1.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (73.56%) Software Engineering
2 18 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (18.39%) Scrum
4 13 (14.94%) Mentoring
5 11 (12.64%) SDLC
6 9 (10.34%) TDD
6 9 (10.34%) Unit Testing
7 7 (8.05%) Time Management
7 7 (8.05%) Configuration Management
7 7 (8.05%) Open Source
7 7 (8.05%) Embedded Software Development
8 6 (6.90%) MVC
9 5 (5.75%) OOP
10 4 (4.60%) OO
10 4 (4.60%) Web Development
11 3 (3.45%) UML
12 2 (2.30%) Data Architecture
12 2 (2.30%) Penetration Testing
12 2 (2.30%) Project Management
12 2 (2.30%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (57.47%) C#
2 42 (48.28%) C
3 24 (27.59%) Embedded C
4 23 (26.44%) Embedded C++
5 19 (21.84%) Java
6 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
7 12 (13.79%) VB.NET
8 10 (11.49%) SQL
9 5 (5.75%) VC++
10 4 (4.60%) VB6
10 4 (4.60%) VB
11 2 (2.30%) Perl
11 2 (2.30%) PHP
11 2 (2.30%) Ruby
11 2 (2.30%) Python
11 2 (2.30%) Assembly Language
11 2 (2.30%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (40.23%) Degree
2 7 (8.05%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.75%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) TickIT
2 5 (5.75%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Nessus
1 2 (2.30%) Nmap
Vendors
1 11 (12.64%) MKS
1 11 (12.64%) Fujitsu
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) Xilinx
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40k - £50k per annum + Pension, 25 days, Flexi-time
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Hudson IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, 25 days, Flexi-time
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Worcester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago