The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 30 30 37
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 6 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 3.90% 5.53% 2.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.12% 7.59% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 5
Median salary £26,125 £24,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.85% -4.00%  
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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 98 145 120
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 63.64% 72.86% 64.86%
Number of salaries quoted 80 132 113
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

C++
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for C++ in Stoke-on-Trent

C++
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Stoke-on-Trent over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Stoke-on-Trent

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 26 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for C++.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) OOP
4 4 (50.00%) OO
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) MS Office
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) VB
6 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (25.00%) VBA
6 2 (25.00%) Internet
6 2 (25.00%) Middleware
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) CGI
6 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (25.00%) Clojure
6 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (25.00%) Haskell
6 2 (25.00%) Erlang

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Riak
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Graduate
2 3 (37.50%) Graduate Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Graduate Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Junior
2 3 (37.50%) Junior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Junior Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) CGI
3 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (12.50%) Blog
3 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Escalation Management
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Programming
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Optimisation
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Complexity Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Physics
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Clojure
4 2 (25.00%) Erlang
4 2 (25.00%) Haskell
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
5 1 (12.50%) F#
5 1 (12.50%) Go
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle