The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for VC++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VC++ over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual C++
England / South West
Rank 234 237 241
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4  
Permanent jobs citing VC++ 4 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.079% 0.27% 0.033%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.49% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 1
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 £110,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -69.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £34,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.68%  

VC++ 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 the South West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3034 3242 3285
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 59.65% 55.16% 54.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2571 2767 2855
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VC++
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing VC++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VC++ in the South West

VC++
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VC++ in the South West.

Salary trend for VC++ in the South West

VC++
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VC++ within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon - 3 £42,500 -
Dorset +20 1 - -
VC++
England

VC++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing VC++ 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 South West region with a requirement for VC++.

1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
3 10 (83.33%) SDLC
3 10 (83.33%) RS-232
3 10 (83.33%) C
3 10 (83.33%) Visual Studio
3 10 (83.33%) Ethernet
3 10 (83.33%) Oracle
4 9 (75.00%) Algorithms
5 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (41.67%) Scrum
6 5 (41.67%) Electronics
6 5 (41.67%) Degree
6 5 (41.67%) JIRA
6 5 (41.67%) Physics
7 4 (33.33%) VB
8 2 (16.67%) .NET
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 1 (8.33%) HP
9 1 (8.33%) PMP
9 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
9 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
9 1 (8.33%) J2EE
9 1 (8.33%) VBA
9 1 (8.33%) Workflow
9 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
9 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (8.33%) WinForms

VC++
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Ethernet
1 10 (83.33%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (8.33%) MS Access
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (41.67%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Development Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Electronics Test Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Test Development Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) COM
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
2 1 (8.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) SDLC
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Physics
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Modular Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Robotic Process Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) C
4 4 (33.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VB6
5 1 (8.33%) VBA
5 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Blue Prism
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) SAP