Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 59 60
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1 -20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.11% 1.52% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.37% 3.66% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 6
Shropshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £35,734
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +25.93% -7.78%
10th Percentile £35,950 £39,250 £30,630
90th Percentile £52,550 £48,750 £40,375
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 169 191 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 46.81% 41.52% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 106 142 164
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £27,500 £23,150
90th Percentile £61,250 £54,750 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Shropshire

C++
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for C++ in Shropshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Shropshire over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Shropshire

C++
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 16 November 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Shrewsbury +5 1 £52,000 +9.47%
Telford +3 1 £35,000 -22.22% 1
C++
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) Avionics
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) StarTeam
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Image Processing

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) StarTeam
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (75.00%) Avionics
2 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Integration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared