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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 50 32
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire - 1.37% 1.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.02% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Median salary - £35,734 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.78%  
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 Shropshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 114 199 69
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 46.34% 45.33% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 83 151 58
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree