The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £29,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C++ Developer
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 142 117
Rank change year-on-year +16 -25  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 6 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.31% 0.13% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.13% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 14
Median salary £29,500 £50,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.00% +30.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £50,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1899 2304 1971
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.64% 96.04% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1592 1714 1615
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured C++ Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Birmingham

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Birmingham.

Salary trend for C++ Developer in Birmingham

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Birmingham over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Developer in Birmingham

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, C++ Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Unix
3 6 (60.00%) Mercurial
3 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) Games
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) OpenGL
5 4 (40.00%) DirectX
5 4 (40.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Firmware
6 3 (30.00%) Subversion
6 3 (30.00%) Qt
6 3 (30.00%) RESTful
6 3 (30.00%) Qt Creator
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) Kanban
6 3 (30.00%) SDLC
6 3 (30.00%) Game Development
7 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (20.00%) C
8 1 (10.00%) PHP
8 1 (10.00%) VC++
8 1 (10.00%) Python
8 1 (10.00%) VB.NET

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (60.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (30.00%) Qt Creator
2 3 (30.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) InstallShield
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) MSTest
3 1 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 5 (50.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) DirectX
1 4 (40.00%) OpenGL
2 3 (30.00%) Qt
2 3 (30.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) ATL
3 1 (10.00%) MFC
3 1 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Game Development
3 3 (30.00%) Kanban
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) C
6 1 (10.00%) PHP
6 1 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (10.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Firmware
Birmingham
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