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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 12 11 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 37 43 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 15.68% 19.46% 9.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.42% 30.94% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 14
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £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
158 139 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 66.95% 62.90% 69.68%
Number of salaries quoted 145 129 144
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +3 13 £41,000 +11.56% 4
Redditch -7 12 £27,500 -15.38% 3
Malvern 0 10 £41,750 +11.33% 3
Bromsgrove - 2 £19,000 -
C++
West Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 39 (57.35%) Software Engineering
2 34 (50.00%) C
3 31 (45.59%) Degree
4 25 (36.76%) .NET
5 24 (35.29%) C#
6 21 (30.88%) Visual Studio
7 15 (22.06%) Windows
7 15 (22.06%) HTML
7 15 (22.06%) Automotive
8 14 (20.59%) Linux
9 13 (19.12%) Mathematics
9 13 (19.12%) Computer Science
10 12 (17.65%) Electronics
11 11 (16.18%) OOP
11 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
11 11 (16.18%) VB.NET
11 11 (16.18%) Embedded C
11 11 (16.18%) WPF
12 10 (14.71%) Embedded C++
12 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
12 10 (14.71%) Java
12 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
12 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (13.24%) MVC
13 9 (13.24%) XML
14 8 (11.76%) ATL
14 8 (11.76%) DCOM
14 8 (11.76%) Perl
14 8 (11.76%) PHP
14 8 (11.76%) Assembly Language

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (7.35%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.41%) JBoss
2 3 (4.41%) Apache
3 2 (2.94%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.94%) Simulink
1 2 (2.94%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) Ethernet
2 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.41%) BIG-IP
4 2 (2.94%) Network Security
4 2 (2.94%) Modbus
4 2 (2.94%) Profibus
4 2 (2.94%) Firewall
4 2 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (30.88%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.29%) Subversion
2 7 (10.29%) VectorCAST
2 7 (10.29%) CANoe
3 4 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.41%) Mercurial
4 3 (4.41%) Hudson
4 3 (4.41%) Artifactory
4 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.41%) Maven
4 3 (4.41%) CruiseControl
4 3 (4.41%) Ant
5 2 (2.94%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (22.06%) Automotive
2 12 (17.65%) Electronics
3 5 (7.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (5.88%) Games
5 2 (2.94%) Finance
5 2 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (47.06%) Developer
2 28 (41.18%) Software Engineer
3 19 (27.94%) Junior
4 18 (26.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 17 (25.00%) Software Developer
6 13 (19.12%) Junior Developer
7 12 (17.65%) C# Developer
8 10 (14.71%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (13.24%) Graduate
10 8 (11.76%) .NET Developer
11 7 (10.29%) C++ Developer
11 7 (10.29%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (10.29%) Junior C# Developer
11 7 (10.29%) Junior .NET Developer
11 7 (10.29%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (10.29%) Junior C# .NET Developer
12 6 (8.82%) .NET Software Developer
12 6 (8.82%) Junior C++ Developer
12 6 (8.82%) Graduate Developer
12 6 (8.82%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.76%) .NET
2 15 (22.06%) HTML
3 11 (16.18%) WPF
4 9 (13.24%) XML
5 8 (11.76%) WinForms
5 8 (11.76%) ATL
5 8 (11.76%) DCOM
5 8 (11.76%) HTML5
6 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET
6 7 (10.29%) CSS
7 5 (7.35%) MFC
8 3 (4.41%) LAMP
9 2 (2.94%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.94%) XSL
9 2 (2.94%) Spring
9 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.94%) Spring MVC
9 2 (2.94%) J2EE
9 2 (2.94%) Web Services
9 2 (2.94%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Mathematics
1 13 (19.12%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.29%) Physics
3 5 (7.35%) Robotics
4 3 (4.41%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.94%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.94%) Biotechnology
5 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) VHDL
5 2 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.47%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.47%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Windows
2 14 (20.59%) Linux
3 4 (5.88%) Android
3 4 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.94%) UNIX
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (57.35%) Software Engineering
2 11 (16.18%) OOP
3 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.24%) MVC
5 8 (11.76%) Embedded Software Development
6 7 (10.29%) UML
7 6 (8.82%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.88%) Change Management
9 3 (4.41%) TDD
9 3 (4.41%) Scrum
9 3 (4.41%) DevOps
9 3 (4.41%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.94%) Integration Testing
10 2 (2.94%) Manual Testing
10 2 (2.94%) System Testing
10 2 (2.94%) Test Strategy
10 2 (2.94%) Line Management
10 2 (2.94%) Android Development
10 2 (2.94%) iOS Development
10 2 (2.94%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 34 (50.00%) C
2 24 (35.29%) C#
3 11 (16.18%) VB.NET
3 11 (16.18%) Embedded C
4 10 (14.71%) Embedded C++
4 10 (14.71%) Java
4 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
5 8 (11.76%) Perl
5 8 (11.76%) PHP
5 8 (11.76%) Assembly Language
5 8 (11.76%) Python
6 6 (8.82%) SQL
7 4 (5.88%) C++/CLI
7 4 (5.88%) MATLAB
8 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.41%) VBScript
8 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.94%) VBA
9 2 (2.94%) VC++
9 2 (2.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 31 (45.59%) Degree
2 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.94%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.41%) TickIT
3 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) vSphere
2 3 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Puppet
2 2 (2.94%) Nessus
2 2 (2.94%) Nmap
Vendors
1 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.29%) MKS
2 7 (10.29%) Fujitsu
3 5 (7.35%) VMware
4 2 (2.94%) Xilinx
4 2 (2.94%) Intel
5 1 (1.47%) EMC
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