The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
England / East Midlands
Rank 72 32 86
Rank change year-on-year -40 +54  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 96 190 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.34% 6.02% 3.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.73% 11.28% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 87 184 100
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 £25,500 £24,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,760 £55,000 £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 the East Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1674 1684 1670
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 58.21% 53.38% 51.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1402 1416 1462
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 £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

C++
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for C++ in the East Midlands

C++
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in the East Midlands

C++
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -16 37 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Derbyshire 0 24 £41,250 +17.85% 3
Leicestershire -34 22 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Northamptonshire +2 12 £37,500 -11.76% 5
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for C++.

1 137 (61.43%) C#
2 113 (50.67%) Software Engineering
3 82 (36.77%) Degree
4 77 (34.53%) .NET
5 76 (34.08%) C
6 73 (32.74%) SQL
6 73 (32.74%) Computer Science
7 72 (32.29%) Python
8 69 (30.94%) Java
9 64 (28.70%) HTML
10 60 (26.91%) JavaScript
11 58 (26.01%) Linux
12 57 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
13 54 (24.22%) CSS
14 49 (21.97%) Mathematics
15 46 (20.63%) Algorithms
16 44 (19.73%) ASP.NET
17 41 (18.39%) OO
18 38 (17.04%) Windows
18 38 (17.04%) MATLAB
19 36 (16.14%) Physics
20 29 (13.00%) SDLC
21 27 (12.11%) jQuery
21 27 (12.11%) Scrum
22 25 (11.21%) Finance
22 25 (11.21%) Visual Studio
22 25 (11.21%) WPF
23 24 (10.76%) Git (software)
23 24 (10.76%) Bash Shell
24 23 (10.31%) Big Data

C++
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 19 (8.52%) Apache
1 19 (8.52%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.79%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.45%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.14%) Simulink
3 5 (2.24%) MS Office
4 3 (1.35%) OrCAD
5 2 (0.90%) Mathcad
6 1 (0.45%) Maple
Business Applications
1 5 (2.24%) BASE24
2 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.97%) TCP/IP
2 12 (5.38%) IPv6
2 12 (5.38%) Network Security
3 11 (4.93%) RTP
4 6 (2.69%) RS-485
4 6 (2.69%) Wireshark
5 4 (1.79%) DHCP
5 4 (1.79%) DNS
5 4 (1.79%) Internet
5 4 (1.79%) IPv4
6 2 (0.90%) ATM
6 2 (0.90%) RS-232
7 1 (0.45%) FlexRay
7 1 (0.45%) Multicast
7 1 (0.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.31%) Big Data
2 15 (6.73%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.04%) MySQL
3 9 (4.04%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.24%) NonStop SQL
4 5 (2.24%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (0.45%) Power BI
6 1 (0.45%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.45%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.45%) QlikView
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 25 (11.21%) Visual Studio
2 24 (10.76%) Git (software)
3 19 (8.52%) Subversion
4 17 (7.62%) NUnit
5 12 (5.38%) MSTest
6 8 (3.59%) Grunt
7 7 (3.14%) JIRA
8 5 (2.24%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.24%) gulp
8 5 (2.24%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.35%) CMake
9 3 (1.35%) GCC
9 3 (1.35%) Maven
9 3 (1.35%) PVCS
9 3 (1.35%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.90%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.90%) WiX
10 2 (0.90%) Xcode
11 1 (0.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 25 (11.21%) Finance
2 18 (8.07%) Electronics
3 11 (4.93%) Games
4 8 (3.59%) Banking
4 8 (3.59%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.69%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.79%) Retail
7 3 (1.35%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.90%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 97 (43.50%) Developer
2 73 (32.74%) Software Engineer
3 60 (26.91%) Software Developer
4 36 (16.14%) C++ Software Engineer
5 33 (14.80%) C++ Developer
6 28 (12.56%) C++ Software Developer
7 27 (12.11%) C# Developer
8 24 (10.76%) C# Software Engineer
9 20 (8.97%) C# Software Developer
9 20 (8.97%) Data Scientist
9 20 (8.97%) Embedded Engineer
9 20 (8.97%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 19 (8.52%) C++/C# Developer
10 19 (8.52%) Senior Software Engineer
11 18 (8.07%) .NET Software Engineer
12 17 (7.62%) Senior Developer
13 15 (6.73%) .NET Developer
14 13 (5.83%) C Software Engineer
14 13 (5.83%) C/C++ Software Engineer
15 12 (5.38%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (34.53%) .NET
2 64 (28.70%) HTML
3 54 (24.22%) CSS
4 44 (19.73%) ASP.NET
5 27 (12.11%) jQuery
6 25 (11.21%) WPF
7 23 (10.31%) XML
8 19 (8.52%) Silverlight
9 18 (8.07%) RESTful
9 18 (8.07%) WCF
10 16 (7.17%) CSS3
10 16 (7.17%) HTML5
11 14 (6.28%) LINQ
11 14 (6.28%) Web Services
12 13 (5.83%) AngularJS
12 13 (5.83%) SOAP
13 12 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (5.38%) WF
13 12 (5.38%) XSLT
14 10 (4.48%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 73 (32.74%) Computer Science
2 46 (20.63%) Algorithms
3 19 (8.52%) Embedded Systems
4 13 (5.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 11 (4.93%) VHDL
6 10 (4.48%) Verilog
7 8 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.24%) APACS
8 5 (2.24%) Device Driver
8 5 (2.24%) Tandem
9 4 (1.79%) ASIC
9 4 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.79%) User Experience
10 3 (1.35%) Augmented Reality
10 3 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.35%) Life Science
10 3 (1.35%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.90%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 58 (26.01%) Linux
2 38 (17.04%) Windows
3 18 (8.07%) Android
4 16 (7.17%) Unix
5 13 (5.83%) Mac OS
6 7 (3.14%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.35%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (50.67%) Software Engineering
2 57 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (21.97%) Mathematics
4 41 (18.39%) OO
5 36 (16.14%) Physics
6 29 (13.00%) SDLC
7 27 (12.11%) Scrum
8 23 (10.31%) Multithreading
8 23 (10.31%) MVC
9 21 (9.42%) Analytics
9 21 (9.42%) Machine Learning
10 19 (8.52%) Data Visualisation
10 19 (8.52%) Predictive Analytics
10 19 (8.52%) Visualisation
11 18 (8.07%) Computer Vision
11 18 (8.07%) MVVM
12 17 (7.62%) Customer Requirements
12 17 (7.62%) UML
13 15 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (6.73%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 137 (61.43%) C#
2 76 (34.08%) C
3 73 (32.74%) SQL
4 72 (32.29%) Python
5 69 (30.94%) Java
6 60 (26.91%) JavaScript
7 38 (17.04%) MATLAB
8 24 (10.76%) Bash Shell
9 23 (10.31%) T-SQL
10 22 (9.87%) PHP
11 21 (9.42%) R
12 17 (7.62%) Embedded C++
12 17 (7.62%) Perl
13 16 (7.17%) Embedded C
14 15 (6.73%) Groovy
15 12 (5.38%) PL/SQL
15 12 (5.38%) Ruby
15 12 (5.38%) VB.NET
16 8 (3.59%) VB
17 6 (2.69%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 82 (36.77%) Degree
2 22 (9.87%) Security Cleared
3 16 (7.17%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.48%) DV Cleared
4 10 (4.48%) PhD
5 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.45%) ISEB
6 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.38%) JTAG
2 11 (4.93%) MISRA
3 4 (1.79%) QA
4 2 (0.90%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.45%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.45%) MISRA C
System Software
1 10 (4.48%) Firmware
2 6 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.79%) vCloud
3 4 (1.79%) vSphere
4 2 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 22 (9.87%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.69%) Oracle
2 6 (2.69%) VMware
3 5 (2.24%) HP
4 4 (1.79%) Atmel
4 4 (1.79%) Freescale
4 4 (1.79%) Perforce
4 4 (1.79%) SAP
5 3 (1.35%) Altera
5 3 (1.35%) Embarcadero
5 3 (1.35%) Xilinx
6 2 (0.90%) Synopsys
6 2 (0.90%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.45%) Renesas
7 1 (0.45%) Tableau
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