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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 79 68
Rank change year-on-year +38 -11  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 20 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.48% 0.64% 1.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.04% 1.34% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 10
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,400 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 284 373 331
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 49.39% 47.76% 44.37%
Number of salaries quoted 257 324 279
Median salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.87% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,100 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 20 (51.28%) C#
1 20 (51.28%) Linux
1 20 (51.28%) Software Engineering
2 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (46.15%) Python
3 18 (46.15%) Java
4 12 (30.77%) C
5 11 (28.21%) Degree
5 11 (28.21%) Physics
6 10 (25.64%) .NET
7 9 (23.08%) Electronics
8 8 (20.51%) Scrum
8 8 (20.51%) Windows
8 8 (20.51%) Jenkins
9 7 (17.95%) Line Management
9 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
9 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
9 7 (17.95%) Mathematics
9 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
10 6 (15.38%) Firmware
10 6 (15.38%) SQL
10 6 (15.38%) PhD
11 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
11 5 (12.82%) J2EE
11 5 (12.82%) Web Services
11 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
11 5 (12.82%) SOA
11 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
11 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (12.82%) PowerShell

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 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) 3ds Max
1 4 (10.26%) Maya
2 1 (2.56%) Maple
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) DNS
1 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.13%) Bluetooth
2 2 (5.13%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.13%) RS-232
3 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (2.56%) Redis
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Jenkins
2 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (12.82%) GoCD
3 5 (12.82%) Hudson
3 5 (12.82%) JIRA
3 5 (12.82%) MSBuild
3 5 (12.82%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (12.82%) Selenium
3 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (12.82%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.56%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.56%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.56%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.56%) Subversion
4 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (23.08%) Electronics
2 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
2 5 (12.82%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Developer
2 14 (35.90%) Software Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Embedded Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Software Developer
4 5 (12.82%) AWS Developer
4 5 (12.82%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) AWS Software Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
4 5 (12.82%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Automation Test Lead
5 4 (10.26%) C++ Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Graduate
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Test Leader
6 3 (7.69%) Graduate C++ Java Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Graduate C++/C# Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Junior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) .NET
2 5 (12.82%) J2EE
2 5 (12.82%) Web Services
3 4 (10.26%) HTML
3 4 (10.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.69%) Yocto
5 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.13%) Entity Framework
5 2 (5.13%) XML
6 1 (2.56%) Ajax
6 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.56%) CSS
6 1 (2.56%) DirectX
6 1 (2.56%) jQuery
6 1 (2.56%) OpenGL
6 1 (2.56%) SOAP
6 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.56%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) Windows
3 4 (10.26%) Android
3 4 (10.26%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Debian
5 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.56%) Unix
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Software Engineering
2 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.21%) Physics
4 8 (20.51%) Scrum
5 7 (17.95%) Line Management
5 7 (17.95%) Mathematics
6 5 (12.82%) Automation Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
6 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (12.82%) DevOps
6 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
6 5 (12.82%) Low Latency
6 5 (12.82%) Microservices
6 5 (12.82%) SOA
7 4 (10.26%) Android Development
7 4 (10.26%) iOS Development
7 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
8 3 (7.69%) CAD
8 3 (7.69%) Computer Vision
8 3 (7.69%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) C#
2 18 (46.15%) Java
2 18 (46.15%) Python
3 12 (30.77%) C
4 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
5 6 (15.38%) SQL
6 5 (12.82%) Go
6 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
7 4 (10.26%) Embedded C
7 4 (10.26%) Lua
7 4 (10.26%) MATLAB
8 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
9 2 (5.13%) Assembly Language
9 2 (5.13%) Embedded C++
9 2 (5.13%) Perl
9 2 (5.13%) PHP
10 1 (2.56%) R
10 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) PhD
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) IEC 61508
1 2 (5.13%) MISRA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Firmware
2 5 (12.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Ansible
1 5 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (12.82%) Puppet
1 5 (12.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Google
2 3 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (2.56%) IBM
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Rockwell
3 1 (2.56%) Siemens
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