The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 12 16
Rank change year-on-year -27 +4  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 19 55 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 5.29% 15.99% 13.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.76% 29.57% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19 55 28
Median salary £40,000 £25,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% -24.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £21,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £42,500 £41,850
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 Worcestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 245 186 147
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 68.25% 54.07% 65.33%
Number of salaries quoted 243 175 137
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

C++
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for C++ in Worcestershire

C++
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Worcestershire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Worcestershire

C++
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Malvern -2 10 £30,000 +20.00%
Worcester -10 5 £40,000 +33.33%
Redditch -14 2 £40,000 -8.57%
Bromsgrove -11 1 £40,000 +88.23%
Evesham - 1 £47,500 - 1
C++
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for C++.

1 17 (53.13%) Software Engineering
2 15 (46.88%) C
3 14 (43.75%) Degree
4 9 (28.13%) Electronics
4 9 (28.13%) Firmware
5 8 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 8 (25.00%) Embedded C++
5 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 7 (21.88%) C#
6 7 (21.88%) Java
7 5 (15.63%) SQL
7 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.63%) Automotive
7 5 (15.63%) VHDL
8 4 (12.50%) Subversion
8 4 (12.50%) PVCS
8 4 (12.50%) Linux
8 4 (12.50%) .NET
8 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.50%) Fujitsu
8 4 (12.50%) VectorCAST
8 4 (12.50%) Rockwell
8 4 (12.50%) MISRA
8 4 (12.50%) MKS
8 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
8 4 (12.50%) CANoe
9 3 (9.38%) Freescale

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Skype
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) 3G
2 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) RS-232
2 1 (3.13%) RS-485
2 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.50%) CANoe
2 4 (12.50%) PVCS
2 4 (12.50%) Subversion
2 4 (12.50%) VectorCAST
3 2 (6.25%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.13%) JIRA
4 1 (3.13%) LabVIEW
General
1 9 (28.13%) Electronics
2 5 (15.63%) Automotive
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Embedded Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (28.13%) Developer
5 8 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Electronics Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Junior
7 4 (12.50%) C++ Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Control Software Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
8 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Junior Electronics Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Graduate Software Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Junior C# Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Junior Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Junior Java Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) Android SDK
2 2 (6.25%) Cocoa
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) iOS SDK
3 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) Qt
3 1 (3.13%) Spring
3 1 (3.13%) Velocity
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) VHDL
2 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Android
3 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (9.38%) OO
3 3 (9.38%) OOP
4 2 (6.25%) Android Development
4 2 (6.25%) CAD
4 2 (6.25%) Concurrent Programming
4 2 (6.25%) FPGA Design
4 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 2 (6.25%) Prototyping
4 2 (6.25%) Scrum
4 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.25%) Usability Testing
4 2 (6.25%) UX Design
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (3.13%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) C
2 8 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 8 (25.00%) Embedded C++
3 7 (21.88%) C#
3 7 (21.88%) Java
4 5 (15.63%) SQL
5 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.38%) Ada
7 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.13%) Assembly Language
8 1 (3.13%) Lua
8 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) CEH
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) MISRA
2 3 (9.38%) Def Stans
2 3 (9.38%) DO-178B
2 3 (9.38%) DO-254
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Fujitsu
2 4 (12.50%) MKS
2 4 (12.50%) Rockwell
3 3 (9.38%) Freescale
3 3 (9.38%) Green Hills
4 2 (6.25%) Google
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) Assembla
5 1 (3.13%) Renesas
Evesham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago