The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Redditch 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++
Worcestershire / Redditch
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 18 24
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redditch 2.22% 6.38% 9.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.33% 8.33% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £37,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £42,500 £42,500
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 Redditch with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Redditch
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 30 36 65
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Redditch 66.67% 76.60% 80.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81 88 159
Median salary £33,000 £30,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.19% -12.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,750 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Redditch

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Redditch

C++
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Salary trend for C++ in Redditch

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 Redditch region with a requirement for C++.

1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
2 2 (66.67%) MKS
2 2 (66.67%) Automotive
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Green Hills
2 2 (66.67%) Fujitsu
2 2 (66.67%) Freescale
2 2 (66.67%) VectorCAST
2 2 (66.67%) CANoe
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) MFC
3 1 (33.33%) ATL
3 1 (33.33%) VC++

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Redditch 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) CANoe
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) VectorCAST
General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) ATL
1 1 (33.33%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) VC++
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Freescale
1 2 (66.67%) Fujitsu
1 2 (66.67%) Green Hills
1 2 (66.67%) MKS