Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 65 70
Rank change year-on-year +9 +5 +15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 48 43 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.63% 3.01% 2.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.26% 6.30% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 77 103 81
Coventry median annual salary £29,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.44% +2.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £21,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £51,750 £42,500 £42,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 661 682 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 50.00% 47.73% 48.38%
Number of salaries quoted 542 573 611
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Coventry

C++
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for C++ in Coventry

C++
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Coventry over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for C++.

1 23 (47.92%) C
1 23 (47.92%) Python
2 22 (45.83%) Java
3 21 (43.75%) C#
4 20 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 20 (41.67%) Degree
5 19 (39.58%) Computer Science
5 19 (39.58%) HTML
6 18 (37.50%) Linux
7 16 (33.33%) SQL
8 15 (31.25%) Computer Science Degree
9 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (27.08%) HTML5
11 12 (25.00%) Computer Vision
12 11 (22.92%) Multithreading
13 10 (20.83%) Scrum
14 9 (18.75%) Video\Live Streaming
14 9 (18.75%) Neural Network
14 9 (18.75%) Logistics
14 9 (18.75%) Google
14 9 (18.75%) Algorithms
14 9 (18.75%) Front End Development
14 9 (18.75%) Polymer
14 9 (18.75%) Web Components
14 9 (18.75%) GitHub
14 9 (18.75%) Open Source
15 7 (14.58%) Subversion
16 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
16 6 (12.50%) .NET
16 6 (12.50%) Eclipse

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) Apache
1 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.08%) SAS
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) Simulink
2 1 (2.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) GitHub
2 2 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.17%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.17%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.08%) 802.11
3 1 (2.08%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.08%) Big Data
2 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.08%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) SAS EBI
2 1 (2.08%) Spark SQL
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Subversion
2 6 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 5 (10.42%) JIRA
3 5 (10.42%) Redmine
4 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.08%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (2.08%) Xcode
General
1 5 (10.42%) Automotive
1 5 (10.42%) Electronics
2 2 (4.17%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 17 (35.42%) Developer
3 14 (29.17%) C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (25.00%) Python Software Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Software Verification Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Verification Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Architect
8 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (6.25%) Technical Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (6.25%) Web Applications Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) HTML
2 13 (27.08%) HTML5
3 9 (18.75%) Polymer
3 9 (18.75%) Web Components
4 6 (12.50%) .NET
5 4 (8.33%) CSS
5 4 (8.33%) XML
6 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.25%) CSS3
6 3 (6.25%) Django
6 3 (6.25%) J2EE
7 2 (4.17%) COM
7 2 (4.17%) Entity Framework
7 2 (4.17%) JSON
7 2 (4.17%) SOAP
7 2 (4.17%) Web Services
8 1 (2.08%) XHTML
8 1 (2.08%) XSL
8 1 (2.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (39.58%) Computer Science
2 9 (18.75%) Algorithms
2 9 (18.75%) Video\Live Streaming
3 3 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.17%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (4.17%) Unix
4 1 (2.08%) Android
4 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.00%) Computer Vision
4 11 (22.92%) Multithreading
5 10 (20.83%) Scrum
6 9 (18.75%) Front End Development
6 9 (18.75%) Logistics
6 9 (18.75%) Neural Network
6 9 (18.75%) Open Source
7 5 (10.42%) Test Planning
8 4 (8.33%) OO
8 4 (8.33%) UML
8 4 (8.33%) Web Development
9 3 (6.25%) ERP
9 3 (6.25%) ITIL
9 3 (6.25%) Line Management
9 3 (6.25%) Project Management
9 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.25%) TOGAF
9 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) C
1 23 (47.92%) Python
2 22 (45.83%) Java
3 21 (43.75%) C#
4 16 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.25%) Perl
7 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.08%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.08%) HiveQL
8 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.08%) PHP
8 1 (2.08%) VB
8 1 (2.08%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) Degree
2 15 (31.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) IEC 62304
1 1 (2.08%) MISRA
1 1 (2.08%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Google
2 5 (10.42%) MKS
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) Green Hills
4 1 (2.08%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) QNX
4 1 (2.08%) Tableau