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

C++
Worcestershire / Redditch
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 14 13
Rank change year-on-year -14 -1  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redditch 2.82% 11.43% 12.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.33% 16.67% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 11
Median salary £40,000 £43,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +45.83%  
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 60 48 53
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Redditch 84.51% 68.57% 59.55%
Number of salaries quoted 59 48 50
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Redditch

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Redditch 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 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 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 Redditch region with a requirement for C++.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 4 (100.00%) MKS
1 4 (100.00%) Automotive
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Fujitsu
1 4 (100.00%) VectorCAST
1 4 (100.00%) CANoe
2 3 (75.00%) Freescale
2 3 (75.00%) Green Hills

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 4 (100.00%) CANoe
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) VectorCAST
General
1 4 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Fujitsu
1 4 (100.00%) MKS
2 3 (75.00%) Freescale
2 3 (75.00%) Green Hills