Period
to 20 November 2017

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

C++
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 57 37
Rank change year-on-year -1 -20 -10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 9 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.99% 1.23% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.81% 3.43% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 10
Shropshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,734 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.93% -7.78% -13.89%
10th Percentile £40,000 £30,630 £27,900
90th Percentile £48,750 £40,375 £42,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -

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 187 204 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 41.37% 35.85% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 141 155 104
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -2.98%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,850 £24,825
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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++
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 November 2017. 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 - 8 £44,750 -
Telford -15 1 £45,000 +25.93%
C++
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 5 (55.56%) UML
1 5 (55.56%) C
1 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) WinForms
3 3 (33.33%) WPF
3 3 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Intel
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Laravel
5 1 (11.11%) SaaS
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (11.11%) ColdFusion
5 1 (11.11%) Java

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) WinForms
1 3 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) Laravel
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) UML
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Intel