The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stafford 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 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
C++
Staffordshire / Stafford
Rank 19 20 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 -12  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stafford 1.52% 5.26% 21.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 6.25% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 8
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% -36.36%  
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 Stafford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Stafford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 46 48 54
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stafford 69.70% 84.21% 78.26%
Number of salaries quoted 35 45 46
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Stafford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stafford 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 Stafford

C++
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Salary trend for C++ in Stafford

C++
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Stafford 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++
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford 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