Period
to 22 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 22 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 52 70
Rank change year-on-year +7 +18 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1 24 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.34% 3.72% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 6.25% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 11
Median annual salary - £41,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.14% +9.38%
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% +6.25% +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 Staffordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 159 384 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 54.83% 59.53% 56.75%
Number of salaries quoted 147 354 409
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,550 £24,825 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £52,750
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Staffordshire

C++
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C++ in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for C++ in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) VB