Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 41 54
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 -17
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.00% 2.88% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% 6.04% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 3
Shropshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +50.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £44,000 £37,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,200 £48,750 £38,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +2.67%

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 137 182 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 45.82% 47.64% 41.81%
Number of salaries quoted 77 135 138
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -
10th Percentile £22,200 £27,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,375 £54,875
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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++
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 20 January 2019. 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 +7 1 £52,000 +9.47%
C++
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Avionics
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) StarTeam
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing

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 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) StarTeam
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (100.00%) Avionics
2 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Integration Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared