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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Worcestershire / Worcester
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 24 8
Rank change year-on-year -9 -16  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 1.91% 2.33% 19.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.26% 4.82% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 14
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.46%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.52% +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 Worcester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 92 83 57
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 58.60% 48.26% 68.67%
Number of salaries quoted 91 75 49
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,600 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcester 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 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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 8 (72.73%) C
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
4 4 (36.36%) PVCS
4 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
4 4 (36.36%) Embedded C++
4 4 (36.36%) Rockwell
4 4 (36.36%) MISRA
4 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) CAD
6 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Google
6 2 (18.18%) Usability Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
6 2 (18.18%) UX Design
6 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 2 (18.18%) Concurrent Programming
6 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
6 2 (18.18%) User Experience
6 2 (18.18%) Data Structures

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 (9.09%) 3G
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) RS-232
1 1 (9.09%) RS-485
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 4 (36.36%) PVCS
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (9.09%) Automotive
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Control Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C++ Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
2 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) CAD
3 2 (18.18%) Concurrent Programming
3 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
3 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Usability Testing
3 2 (18.18%) UX Design
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) Post-Production
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded C++
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Lua
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Rockwell
3 2 (18.18%) Google
4 1 (9.09%) Assembla
4 1 (9.09%) Renesas
Worcester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago