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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 48 57
Rank change year-on-year +17 +9  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 48 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 6.18% 3.71% 2.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.57% 7.85% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 44 22 22
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,250 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £40,000
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 415 331 370
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 53.41% 47.22% 45.74%
Number of salaries quoted 355 277 338
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 37 (54.41%) C#
2 35 (51.47%) Linux
3 31 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (44.12%) Computer Science
5 28 (41.18%) Python
5 28 (41.18%) Software Engineering
6 26 (38.24%) Physics
7 23 (33.82%) Java
8 22 (32.35%) Degree
9 21 (30.88%) Mathematics
9 21 (30.88%) Windows
10 20 (29.41%) SQL
10 20 (29.41%) PhD
10 20 (29.41%) Git (software)
11 17 (25.00%) Computer Vision
11 17 (25.00%) MATLAB
12 16 (23.53%) .NET
12 16 (23.53%) Signal Processing
12 16 (23.53%) Algorithms
13 15 (22.06%) Line Management
13 15 (22.06%) C
13 15 (22.06%) Electronics
14 13 (19.12%) HTML
15 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
15 10 (14.71%) Client/Server
15 10 (14.71%) OO
16 9 (13.24%) Maya
16 9 (13.24%) 3ds Max
16 9 (13.24%) .NET Framework
16 9 (13.24%) Lua

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 3 (4.41%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (13.24%) 3ds Max
1 9 (13.24%) Maya
2 7 (10.29%) Maple
3 3 (4.41%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) SaaS
2 4 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.41%) Bluetooth
2 3 (4.41%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.41%) Wireless
3 2 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) Data Mining
1 3 (4.41%) SAS EBI
2 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.94%) Redis
2 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.47%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 20 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.24%) Jenkins
3 7 (10.29%) LabVIEW
4 4 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (5.88%) GoCD
4 4 (5.88%) Hudson
4 4 (5.88%) MSBuild
4 4 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.88%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.41%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.94%) JIRA
6 2 (2.94%) Subversion
7 1 (1.47%) Redmine
7 1 (1.47%) Selenium
7 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (22.06%) Electronics
2 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.88%) Retail
4 3 (4.41%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.41%) Automotive
4 3 (4.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (42.65%) Developer
2 15 (22.06%) Software Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Senior Developer
3 10 (14.71%) Software Developer
4 9 (13.24%) C# Software Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Research Scientist
5 8 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) .NET Software Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Graduate
7 6 (8.82%) C# Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Architect
8 5 (7.35%) Technical Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Technical Specialist
9 4 (5.88%) AWS Developer
9 4 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) AWS Software Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Embedded Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.53%) .NET
2 13 (19.12%) HTML
3 9 (13.24%) .NET Framework
3 9 (13.24%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET
4 7 (10.29%) Entity Framework
5 6 (8.82%) J2EE
6 5 (7.35%) Web Services
7 4 (5.88%) HTML5
7 4 (5.88%) Yocto
8 3 (4.41%) Middleware
9 2 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (2.94%) WCF
9 2 (2.94%) XML
10 1 (1.47%) COM
10 1 (1.47%) CSS
10 1 (1.47%) CSS3
10 1 (1.47%) Django
10 1 (1.47%) SOAP
10 1 (1.47%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (44.12%) Computer Science
2 16 (23.53%) Algorithms
3 10 (14.71%) Client/Server
4 5 (7.35%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.47%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.47%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 35 (51.47%) Linux
2 21 (30.88%) Windows
3 9 (13.24%) Android
3 9 (13.24%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.94%) Unix
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 26 (38.24%) Physics
4 21 (30.88%) Mathematics
5 17 (25.00%) Computer Vision
6 16 (23.53%) Signal Processing
7 15 (22.06%) Line Management
8 10 (14.71%) OO
9 9 (13.24%) Android Development
9 9 (13.24%) iOS Development
9 9 (13.24%) Machine Learning
10 8 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (11.76%) Scrum
11 7 (10.29%) Configuration Management
11 7 (10.29%) Image Processing
12 5 (7.35%) Project Management
12 5 (7.35%) Test Automation
12 5 (7.35%) UML
13 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce
13 4 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 37 (54.41%) C#
2 28 (41.18%) Python
3 23 (33.82%) Java
4 20 (29.41%) SQL
5 17 (25.00%) MATLAB
6 15 (22.06%) C
7 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
8 9 (13.24%) Lua
9 4 (5.88%) Bash Shell
9 4 (5.88%) Go
9 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
10 3 (4.41%) HiveQL
11 2 (2.94%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.94%) Perl
11 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.47%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.47%) PHP
12 1 (1.47%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (32.35%) Degree
2 20 (29.41%) PhD
3 9 (13.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.47%) ISEB
4 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.47%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.47%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) MISRA
2 2 (2.94%) MISRA C
3 1 (1.47%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.47%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Firmware
2 4 (5.88%) Docker
3 1 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Ansible
1 4 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.88%) Puppet
1 4 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (5.88%) Google
2 3 (4.41%) Green Hills
2 3 (4.41%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (4.41%) QNX
2 3 (4.41%) Tableau
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (1.47%) IBM
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.47%) MKS
4 1 (1.47%) Rockwell
4 1 (1.47%) Siemens
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago