C++ Jobs in the Midlands

C++
England > Midlands

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 6 months to 20 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 154 155 171
Rank change year-on-year +1 +16 -58
Permanent jobs citing C++ 176 200 220
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.53% 2.05% 2.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.71% 5.40% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 160 102 92
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £33,825
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £43,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -7.41%
75th Percentile £64,063 £62,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £80,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +21.74%

All Programming Languages
Midlands

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 the Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,081 3,701 4,633
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 26.87% 37.97% 42.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2,600 1,954 3,271
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £51,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +6.80% +8.99%
75th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in the Midlands

C++
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C++ in the Midlands.

Salary trend for C++ in the Midlands

C++
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing C++ in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 April 2024.

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 6 months to 20 April 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
West Midlands +2 102 £58,750 +9.30% 48
East Midlands +8 74 £49,990 +11.09% 40
C++
England

C++
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.68%) nginx
2 2 (1.14%) Apache
2 2 (1.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (5.11%) Simulink
2 2 (1.14%) CANalyzer
3 1 (0.57%) CATIA
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.95%) Azure
2 6 (3.41%) GitHub
3 4 (2.27%) AWS
4 3 (1.70%) AWS IoT
5 2 (1.14%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (1.14%) Azure Service Bus
6 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.57%) GCP
6 1 (0.57%) GitHub Actions
6 1 (0.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.68%) Firewall
2 6 (3.41%) Ethernet
2 6 (3.41%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.41%) Wireless
3 5 (2.84%) Bluetooth
4 4 (2.27%) Internet
5 3 (1.70%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.14%) DNS
6 2 (1.14%) Modbus
6 2 (1.14%) MQTT
7 1 (0.57%) 5G
7 1 (0.57%) DHCP
7 1 (0.57%) HTTP
7 1 (0.57%) SD-WAN
7 1 (0.57%) SMTP
7 1 (0.57%) SSH
7 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (5.68%) MySQL
3 6 (3.41%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.57%) Big Data
5 1 (0.57%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (9.09%) Git
2 10 (5.68%) GNU Toolchain
2 10 (5.68%) Subversion
3 9 (5.11%) JIRA
3 9 (5.11%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.27%) Xcode
5 3 (1.70%) CMake
5 3 (1.70%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.14%) CANoe
6 2 (1.14%) JUnit
6 2 (1.14%) Postman
6 2 (1.14%) Selenium
6 2 (1.14%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.57%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.57%) GitLab
7 1 (0.57%) PVCS
7 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (19.32%) Electronics
2 29 (16.48%) Social Skills
3 28 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (11.36%) Automotive
5 15 (8.52%) Law
6 12 (6.82%) Games
7 6 (3.41%) Aerospace
7 6 (3.41%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.84%) Finance
9 4 (2.27%) Public Sector
10 3 (1.70%) Marketing
11 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.57%) Aviation
12 1 (0.57%) Documentation Skills
12 1 (0.57%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.57%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.57%) Organisational Skills
12 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (38.64%) Software Engineer
2 61 (34.66%) Embedded Engineer
3 42 (23.86%) Developer
4 39 (22.16%) Senior
5 30 (17.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 26 (14.77%) C++ Developer
7 21 (11.93%) C++ Software Engineer
7 21 (11.93%) Senior Embedded Engineer
8 17 (9.66%) Linux Engineer
8 17 (9.66%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 14 (7.95%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 14 (7.95%) Senior Software Engineer
10 13 (7.39%) Software Developer
11 10 (5.68%) Linux Developer
12 9 (5.11%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
12 9 (5.11%) Firmware Engineer
12 9 (5.11%) Lead
13 8 (4.55%) C++ Software Developer
14 7 (3.98%) Embedded Software Developer
14 7 (3.98%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.20%) Yocto
2 13 (7.39%) .NET
3 12 (6.82%) HTML
4 10 (5.68%) Node.js
4 10 (5.68%) POSIX
5 8 (4.55%) CSS
6 6 (3.41%) MFC
6 6 (3.41%) Qt
7 5 (2.84%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.70%) Blazor
8 3 (1.70%) REST
8 3 (1.70%) Web Services
9 2 (1.14%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (1.14%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (1.14%) OpenACC
9 2 (1.14%) OpenCL
9 2 (1.14%) SOAP
9 2 (1.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.07%) Embedded Systems
2 20 (11.36%) IoT
3 11 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (3.41%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.27%) SCADA
6 3 (1.70%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.70%) Augmented Reality
6 3 (1.70%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.70%) Operational Technology
6 3 (1.70%) Virtual Reality
7 2 (1.14%) ARM Cortex
7 2 (1.14%) CUDA
7 2 (1.14%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.14%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.57%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.57%) FPGA
8 1 (0.57%) Robotics
8 1 (0.57%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 75 (42.61%) Linux
2 29 (16.48%) Embedded Linux
3 19 (10.80%) Unix
4 8 (4.55%) Windows
5 6 (3.41%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.84%) Debian
7 2 (1.14%) AIX
8 1 (0.57%) Android
8 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.57%) FreeRTOS
8 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 25 (14.20%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (12.50%) Agile
3 22 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
4 18 (10.23%) Computer Science
5 16 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 16 (9.09%) Open Source
6 14 (7.95%) Mentoring
7 11 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 11 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 9 (5.11%) Customer Service
8 9 (5.11%) Integration Testing
8 9 (5.11%) Linux Kernel Development
8 9 (5.11%) Proactive Monitoring
9 8 (4.55%) Change Control
10 7 (3.98%) Logistics
10 7 (3.98%) OO
10 7 (3.98%) Validation
11 6 (3.41%) Fault Analysis
12 5 (2.84%) Roadmaps
Programming Languages
1 105 (59.66%) C
2 48 (27.27%) C#
3 29 (16.48%) Python
4 25 (14.20%) Java
5 24 (13.64%) SQL
6 23 (13.07%) Embedded C
7 17 (9.66%) Embedded C++
8 15 (8.52%) JavaScript
9 14 (7.95%) Bash
10 10 (5.68%) VB
11 9 (5.11%) MATLAB
12 8 (4.55%) PowerShell
13 7 (3.98%) Shell Script
13 7 (3.98%) TypeScript
14 6 (3.41%) Assembly Language
15 4 (2.27%) COBOL
15 4 (2.27%) Micro Focus COBOL
16 3 (1.70%) Groovy
16 3 (1.70%) Rust
17 2 (1.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (25.00%) Degree
2 11 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.70%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.68%) MISRA
2 7 (3.98%) AUTOSAR
2 7 (3.98%) MISRA C
3 3 (1.70%) ISO 26262
3 3 (1.70%) QA
4 2 (1.14%) Automotive SPICE
5 1 (0.57%) PMO
System Software
1 40 (22.73%) Firmware
2 25 (14.20%) Embedded Firmware
3 3 (1.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.70%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (0.57%) Progress Chef
2 1 (0.57%) Puppet
2 1 (0.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (3.41%) Cisco
1 6 (3.41%) Remedy
2 4 (2.27%) Micro Focus
3 2 (1.14%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle
3 2 (1.14%) SAP
4 1 (0.57%) EMC
4 1 (0.57%) Google
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.57%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.57%) YouTube