Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Worcestershire > Worcester
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 31 17
Rank change year-on-year +10 -14 +6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 19 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 8.23% 2.93% 9.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.50% 6.67% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 20
Worcester median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% +57.30%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,375 £42,500 £48,750
Worcestershire median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -18.75% +23.08% +18.18%

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 Worcester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Worcester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 131 105 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 56.71% 43.93% 53.24%
Number of salaries quoted 116 99 109
Worcester median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,900 £24,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,250 £49,700
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Worcester

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) OOP
3 9 (47.37%) OO
3 9 (47.37%) JIRA
3 9 (47.37%) Qt
4 8 (42.11%) BDD
4 8 (42.11%) CMake
4 8 (42.11%) Unit Testing
4 8 (42.11%) TDD
4 8 (42.11%) Firewall
4 8 (42.11%) STL
5 6 (31.58%) C#
6 5 (26.32%) C
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle
7 3 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (15.79%) SAP
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
7 3 (15.79%) EMC
7 3 (15.79%) Assembly Language
7 3 (15.79%) Epicor
7 3 (15.79%) Sage
7 3 (15.79%) Firmware
7 3 (15.79%) ASIC
7 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
7 3 (15.79%) MATLAB
7 3 (15.79%) Electronics
7 3 (15.79%) Finance

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Epicor Tropos
1 3 (15.79%) NetSuite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
3 2 (10.53%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) JIRA
2 8 (42.11%) CMake
3 3 (15.79%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Electronics
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
1 3 (15.79%) Military
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Software Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) FPGA Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) IT Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Process Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Engineering Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Software Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Qt
2 8 (42.11%) STL
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Algorithms
1 3 (15.79%) ASIC
1 3 (15.79%) CPLD
1 3 (15.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (15.79%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) OO
3 9 (47.37%) OOP
4 8 (42.11%) BDD
4 8 (42.11%) TDD
4 8 (42.11%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Analytics
5 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) ERP
5 3 (15.79%) FPGA Design
5 3 (15.79%) Signal Processing
5 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) C
3 3 (15.79%) Assembly Language
3 3 (15.79%) MATLAB
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO 9001
1 2 (10.53%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) EMC
1 3 (15.79%) Epicor
1 3 (15.79%) IFS
1 3 (15.79%) Infor
1 3 (15.79%) Mentor Graphics
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
1 3 (15.79%) Sage
1 3 (15.79%) SAP
1 3 (15.79%) Xilinx