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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 12 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 55 24 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 18.39% 8.89% 12.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.23% 13.33% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 54 22 27
Average salary £36,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,700 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £44,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
218 180 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 72.91% 66.67% 74.14%
Number of salaries quoted 204 162 155
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £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 6 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 6 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 +2 24 £35,750 -2.05% 2
Worcester +9 21 £37,500 +3.44% 6
Redditch -5 7 £40,000 +86.04% 3
Bromsgrove - 4 £20,000 -
C++
West Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 6 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 59 (68.60%) Software Engineering
2 47 (54.65%) C#
3 44 (51.16%) C
4 39 (45.35%) Degree
5 34 (39.53%) .NET
6 31 (36.05%) Windows
7 27 (31.40%) HTML
8 26 (30.23%) WPF
9 23 (26.74%) Visual Studio
10 21 (24.42%) Automotive
10 21 (24.42%) Computer Science
11 20 (23.26%) Embedded C
11 20 (23.26%) Embedded C++
12 19 (22.09%) MFC
12 19 (22.09%) WinForms
12 19 (22.09%) HTML5
13 18 (20.93%) Java
14 17 (19.77%) JavaScript
15 16 (18.60%) ASP.NET
16 14 (16.28%) Mathematics
17 13 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (15.12%) SDLC
18 12 (13.95%) Electronics
18 12 (13.95%) OOP
19 11 (12.79%) ATL
19 11 (12.79%) DCOM
19 11 (12.79%) XML
19 11 (12.79%) Pharmaceutical
19 11 (12.79%) Fujitsu
19 11 (12.79%) MKS

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 3 (3.49%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.33%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.33%) Apache
3 1 (1.16%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Simulink
1 2 (2.33%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.49%) Modbus
3 2 (2.33%) Profibus
3 2 (2.33%) Network Security
3 2 (2.33%) Wireless
3 2 (2.33%) LAN
3 2 (2.33%) WAN
3 2 (2.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.16%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (26.74%) Visual Studio
2 11 (12.79%) Subversion
2 11 (12.79%) VectorCAST
2 11 (12.79%) CANoe
3 10 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.33%) Metasploit
5 1 (1.16%) Ant
5 1 (1.16%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.16%) Hudson
5 1 (1.16%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.16%) Maven
5 1 (1.16%) PVCS
5 1 (1.16%) CruiseControl
General
1 21 (24.42%) Automotive
2 12 (13.95%) Electronics
3 11 (12.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.65%) Games
5 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (54.65%) Software Engineer
2 32 (37.21%) Developer
3 19 (22.09%) Junior
3 19 (22.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 17 (19.77%) Software Developer
5 16 (18.60%) Graduate
6 15 (17.44%) Junior Developer
7 14 (16.28%) C++ Software Engineer
7 14 (16.28%) C# Developer
8 12 (13.95%) C# Software Developer
9 11 (12.79%) Senior Software Engineer
10 10 (11.63%) .NET Developer
11 8 (9.30%) Junior .NET Developer
11 8 (9.30%) Junior C# Developer
11 8 (9.30%) Junior Software Developer
11 8 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (9.30%) Junior C# .NET Developer
11 8 (9.30%) .NET Software Developer
12 6 (6.98%) Junior C++ Developer
12 6 (6.98%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (39.53%) .NET
2 27 (31.40%) HTML
3 26 (30.23%) WPF
4 19 (22.09%) WinForms
4 19 (22.09%) MFC
4 19 (22.09%) HTML5
5 16 (18.60%) ASP.NET
6 11 (12.79%) ATL
6 11 (12.79%) DCOM
6 11 (12.79%) XML
7 8 (9.30%) CSS
8 6 (6.98%) Qt
9 2 (2.33%) LAMP
9 2 (2.33%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.33%) Spring
9 2 (2.33%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.33%) Spring MVC
9 2 (2.33%) Web Services
9 2 (2.33%) XSL
9 2 (2.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.42%) Computer Science
2 14 (16.28%) Mathematics
3 8 (9.30%) Physics
3 8 (9.30%) Thin Client
3 8 (9.30%) Fat Client
3 8 (9.30%) User Experience
4 5 (5.81%) Algorithms
4 5 (5.81%) Robotics
5 4 (4.65%) Biotechnology
6 3 (3.49%) VHDL
6 3 (3.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.33%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.16%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.16%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.05%) Windows
2 7 (8.14%) Linux
3 2 (2.33%) Android
3 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.33%) UNIX
4 1 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (68.60%) Software Engineering
2 13 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (15.12%) SDLC
3 12 (13.95%) OOP
4 10 (11.63%) MVC
4 10 (11.63%) Mentoring
5 9 (10.47%) TDD
5 9 (10.47%) Scrum
5 9 (10.47%) Unit Testing
6 8 (9.30%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.98%) OO
7 6 (6.98%) UML
7 6 (6.98%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (4.65%) Open Source
8 4 (4.65%) Web Development
9 3 (3.49%) Change Management
10 2 (2.33%) Validation
10 2 (2.33%) Project Management
10 2 (2.33%) Information Security
10 2 (2.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (54.65%) C#
2 44 (51.16%) C
3 20 (23.26%) Embedded C
3 20 (23.26%) Embedded C++
4 18 (20.93%) Java
5 17 (19.77%) JavaScript
6 9 (10.47%) VB.NET
7 5 (5.81%) Python
7 5 (5.81%) Perl
7 5 (5.81%) PHP
7 5 (5.81%) SQL
8 4 (4.65%) VB
8 4 (4.65%) VC++
8 4 (4.65%) MATLAB
8 4 (4.65%) VB6
9 3 (3.49%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.33%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.33%) VBA
10 2 (2.33%) Ruby
10 2 (2.33%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 39 (45.35%) Degree
2 8 (9.30%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.81%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) ISO 9001
2 7 (8.14%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Firmware
2 1 (1.16%) vSphere
2 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Nessus
1 2 (2.33%) Nmap
2 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (12.79%) MKS
1 11 (12.79%) Fujitsu
2 8 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.65%) Xilinx
4 1 (1.16%) Intel
4 1 (1.16%) VMware
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