The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 / West Midlands
Rank 210 240 213
Rank change year-on-year +30 -27  
Permanent jobs citing VC++ 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.064% 0.033% 0.059%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.074% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Median salary £45,000 £31,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.00% -34.21%  
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 West Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2238 2707 2479
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 47.39% 44.08% 49.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1928 2372 2197
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

VC++
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for VC++ in the West Midlands

VC++
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VC++ within the West Midlands 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
Birmingham +10 2 £43,750 +40.00%
Warwickshire - 1 £45,000 -
VC++
England

VC++
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region with a requirement for VC++.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) MFC
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) ATL
1 3 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) MSTest
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

VC++
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) MSTest
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior C++ Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ATL
1 3 (100.00%) MFC
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree