The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England / Midlands
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 79 81
Rank change year-on-year -24 +2  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 220 288 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.83% 3.02% 3.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.32% 6.62% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 250 320 306
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,375 £55,000 £52,500
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 Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 4132 4352 4690
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 53.06% 45.56% 48.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8331 8759 9632
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -3.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,250 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in the Midlands

C++
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for C++ in the Midlands

C++
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in the Midlands over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in the Midlands

C++
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
West Midlands +31 145 £37,500 +7.14% 24
East Midlands -19 97 £40,000 +6.66% 14
C++
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 Midlands region with a requirement for C++.

1 257 (61.34%) C#
2 184 (43.91%) Software Engineering
3 158 (37.71%) Java
4 155 (36.99%) Degree
5 146 (34.84%) C
6 126 (30.07%) Computer Science
7 116 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
8 115 (27.45%) .NET
9 113 (26.97%) SQL
10 104 (24.82%) Linux
11 93 (22.20%) Python
12 88 (21.00%) Mathematics
13 76 (18.14%) OO
14 75 (17.90%) Windows
15 72 (17.18%) Electronics
15 72 (17.18%) Algorithms
16 71 (16.95%) Physics
17 64 (15.27%) Git (software)
18 63 (15.04%) JavaScript
19 60 (14.32%) OOP
20 54 (12.89%) HTML
21 49 (11.69%) Scrum
22 47 (11.22%) MATLAB
22 47 (11.22%) Computer Science Degree
23 46 (10.98%) Firmware
24 43 (10.26%) PhD
24 43 (10.26%) SDLC
25 38 (9.07%) Test Automation
26 37 (8.83%) Games
27 36 (8.59%) ASP.NET

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in the 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 33 (7.88%) Apache
2 20 (4.77%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.72%) JBoss
5 3 (0.72%) SAS
6 1 (0.24%) CICS
6 1 (0.24%) IIS
6 1 (0.24%) Jetty
6 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (2.15%) 3ds Max
1 9 (2.15%) Maya
1 9 (2.15%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (2.15%) Simulink
2 7 (1.67%) Maple
3 4 (0.95%) Stateflow
4 3 (0.72%) SPSS
5 2 (0.48%) Mathcad
5 2 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) BASE24
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.91%) GitHub
3 7 (1.67%) SaaS
4 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.48%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.77%) TCP/IP
2 14 (3.34%) SMS
3 11 (2.63%) Bluetooth
4 7 (1.67%) Internet
4 7 (1.67%) Wireless
5 6 (1.43%) Ethernet
5 6 (1.43%) RS-485
6 5 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (1.19%) ZigBee
7 4 (0.95%) RS-232
8 3 (0.72%) Network Security
8 3 (0.72%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.48%) IPv6
9 2 (0.48%) RTP
10 1 (0.24%) 3G
10 1 (0.24%) Firewall
10 1 (0.24%) HTTP
10 1 (0.24%) Multicast
10 1 (0.24%) Profibus
10 1 (0.24%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (7.88%) SQL Server
2 31 (7.40%) MySQL
3 23 (5.49%) Big Data
4 22 (5.25%) MongoDB
5 17 (4.06%) NoSQL
5 17 (4.06%) Redis
5 17 (4.06%) Relational Database
6 10 (2.39%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.19%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.95%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.72%) SAS EBI
9 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.48%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.24%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.24%) IBM InfoSphere
11 1 (0.24%) MS Access
11 1 (0.24%) NonStop SQL
11 1 (0.24%) Riak
Development Applications
1 64 (15.27%) Git (software)
2 34 (8.11%) Subversion
3 30 (7.16%) Visual Studio
4 17 (4.06%) Eclipse
5 15 (3.58%) Jenkins
6 13 (3.10%) JIRA
6 13 (3.10%) NUnit
6 13 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (2.86%) Mercurial
8 11 (2.63%) Selenium
9 10 (2.39%) Clang
10 9 (2.15%) MSTest
11 8 (1.91%) LabVIEW
12 7 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.95%) Hudson
13 4 (0.95%) InstallShield
13 4 (0.95%) MSBuild
13 4 (0.95%) Rational Rhapsody
13 4 (0.95%) SoapUI
13 4 (0.95%) TeamCity
General
1 72 (17.18%) Electronics
2 37 (8.83%) Games
3 24 (5.73%) Automotive
4 14 (3.34%) Billing
4 14 (3.34%) Manufacturing
5 12 (2.86%) Finance
6 9 (2.15%) Advertising
7 8 (1.91%) Aerospace
7 8 (1.91%) Retail
8 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 194 (46.30%) Developer
2 118 (28.16%) Software Engineer
3 72 (17.18%) Software Developer
4 63 (15.04%) Graduate
5 55 (13.13%) Graduate Developer
6 48 (11.46%) C# Developer
7 46 (10.98%) C++ Developer
8 39 (9.31%) C++ Software Engineer
8 39 (9.31%) Embedded Engineer
9 33 (7.88%) C# Software Engineer
10 31 (7.40%) C# Software Developer
11 29 (6.92%) Senior Developer
12 28 (6.68%) C++ Software Developer
13 27 (6.44%) Junior
14 26 (6.21%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 23 (5.49%) C Software Engineer
15 23 (5.49%) C/C++ Software Engineer
15 23 (5.49%) Junior Developer
16 22 (5.25%) Firmware Engineer
17 21 (5.01%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (27.45%) .NET
2 54 (12.89%) HTML
3 36 (8.59%) ASP.NET
3 36 (8.59%) CSS
3 36 (8.59%) XML
4 22 (5.25%) .NET Framework
5 18 (4.30%) WPF
6 17 (4.06%) HTML5
7 14 (3.34%) Web Services
8 12 (2.86%) J2EE
9 11 (2.63%) Middleware
9 11 (2.63%) RESTful
10 10 (2.39%) Entity Framework
10 10 (2.39%) OpenGL
10 10 (2.39%) WCF
10 10 (2.39%) WebSockets
11 9 (2.15%) CSS3
11 9 (2.15%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 8 (1.91%) MFC
13 7 (1.67%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 126 (30.07%) Computer Science
2 72 (17.18%) Algorithms
3 27 (6.44%) Embedded Systems
4 16 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (3.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 14 (3.34%) Device Driver
5 14 (3.34%) Mobile Payment
6 12 (2.86%) Client/Server
7 11 (2.63%) VHDL
8 10 (2.39%) SystemC
9 9 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (2.15%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.67%) BBC
10 7 (1.67%) CAN bus
11 5 (1.19%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.19%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.19%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.95%) SCADA
13 3 (0.72%) Life Science
13 3 (0.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 104 (24.82%) Linux
2 75 (17.90%) Windows
3 20 (4.77%) Android
4 16 (3.82%) Apple iOS
4 16 (3.82%) Unix
5 14 (3.34%) CentOS
5 14 (3.34%) Ubuntu
6 11 (2.63%) Debian
7 8 (1.91%) Embedded Linux
7 8 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.72%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.72%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.24%) SUSE
9 1 (0.24%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (43.91%) Software Engineering
2 116 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (21.00%) Mathematics
4 76 (18.14%) OO
5 71 (16.95%) Physics
6 60 (14.32%) OOP
7 49 (11.69%) Scrum
8 43 (10.26%) SDLC
9 38 (9.07%) Test Automation
10 29 (6.92%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (6.92%) Machine Learning
11 28 (6.68%) Computer Vision
11 28 (6.68%) Visualisation
12 24 (5.73%) Analytics
13 20 (4.77%) Image Processing
14 19 (4.53%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (4.53%) Data Visualisation
14 19 (4.53%) UML
15 18 (4.30%) Predictive Analytics
16 17 (4.06%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 257 (61.34%) C#
2 158 (37.71%) Java
3 146 (34.84%) C
4 113 (26.97%) SQL
5 93 (22.20%) Python
6 63 (15.04%) JavaScript
7 47 (11.22%) MATLAB
8 31 (7.40%) Embedded C
9 29 (6.92%) PHP
10 25 (5.97%) R
11 23 (5.49%) Embedded C++
12 20 (4.77%) T-SQL
13 18 (4.30%) VB.NET
14 14 (3.34%) VB
15 9 (2.15%) Lua
15 9 (2.15%) PowerShell
15 9 (2.15%) Scala
16 8 (1.91%) PL/SQL
16 8 (1.91%) VBA
17 6 (1.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 155 (36.99%) Degree
2 47 (11.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 43 (10.26%) PhD
4 22 (5.25%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (1.91%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.67%) GNVQ
6 7 (1.67%) HND
7 6 (1.43%) Master's Degree
7 6 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.19%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.72%) CEH
10 2 (0.48%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.48%) ISEB
10 2 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.86%) MISRA
2 9 (2.15%) QA
3 5 (1.19%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.72%) Def Stans
4 3 (0.72%) DO-178B
4 3 (0.72%) DO-254
4 3 (0.72%) MISRA C
5 2 (0.48%) JTAG
5 2 (0.48%) PMO
6 1 (0.24%) GAMP
6 1 (0.24%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.24%) IEC 62304
6 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (10.98%) Firmware
2 4 (0.95%) Docker
3 2 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.95%) Ansible
2 4 (0.95%) Puppet
2 4 (0.95%) Terraform
3 1 (0.24%) SELinux
Vendors
1 31 (7.40%) Microsoft
2 16 (3.82%) Oracle
3 15 (3.58%) Red Hat
4 9 (2.15%) Green Hills
5 6 (1.43%) Renesas
6 5 (1.19%) Tableau
7 4 (0.95%) Freescale
7 4 (0.95%) Google
7 4 (0.95%) Perforce
8 3 (0.72%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (0.72%) MKS
8 3 (0.72%) QNX
8 3 (0.72%) Rockwell
8 3 (0.72%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.48%) Altera
9 2 (0.48%) Atmel
9 2 (0.48%) Fujitsu
9 2 (0.48%) IBM
9 2 (0.48%) VMware
10 1 (0.24%) Assembla
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
HCL GB Ltd - ERS
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newark, Nottinghamshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £64000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + outstanding benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 4 day working week
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £33,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £33,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FIS Global
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Warwickshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
ECOM
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £80,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Herefordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago