Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Worcestershire > Worcester
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 37 14
Rank change year-on-year -4 -23 +11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 7 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 1.55% 2.21% 14.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 4.67% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 35
Worcester median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00% -2.60%
10th Percentile £22,950 £25,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £40,025 £35,125 £46,400
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £27,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +45.45% -24.66% -2.67%

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 Worcester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 144 150 161
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 55.81% 47.32% 65.98%
Number of salaries quoted 141 138 148
Worcester median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,500 £25,000 £22,350
90th Percentile £50,000 £51,000 £45,375
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +7.69%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcester.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Worcester

C++
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for C++ in Worcester

C++
Salary Histogram in Worcester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Worcester over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Worcester

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Worcester region with a requirement for C++.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) CAD
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) RS-232
3 1 (25.00%) RS-485
3 1 (25.00%) Post-Production
3 1 (25.00%) Qt
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) Assembla
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) 3G
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) RS-232
1 1 (25.00%) RS-485
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CAD
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Post-Production
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Assembla