Period
to 21 May 2018

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 6 months to 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 57 15
Rank change year-on-year +26 -42 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 28 31 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 6.28% 4.58% 13.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.94% 7.24% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 83
Worcestershire median annual salary £38,250 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.38% +33.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £46,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 256 428 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 57.40% 63.22% 58.44%
Number of salaries quoted 213 418 344
Worcestershire median annual salary £38,094 £36,250 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.09% +5.07% -1.43%
10th Percentile £22,550 £22,000 £22,325
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

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 6 months to 21 May 2018.

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 6 months to 21 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester +19 12 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Malvern -3 11 £27,500 -8.33% 6
Redditch +7 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Kidderminster - 1 £40,000 -
C++
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for C++.

1 24 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (60.71%) C#
4 15 (53.57%) Java
5 14 (50.00%) OO
6 13 (46.43%) Degree
7 12 (42.86%) C
8 11 (39.29%) OOP
8 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
9 10 (35.71%) Unit Testing
9 10 (35.71%) TDD
9 10 (35.71%) BDD
10 8 (28.57%) HTML5
10 8 (28.57%) HTML
10 8 (28.57%) CSS
11 7 (25.00%) B2B
11 7 (25.00%) Middleware
11 7 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 7 (25.00%) Mobile App
11 7 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
11 7 (25.00%) React
11 7 (25.00%) MongoDB
11 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
11 7 (25.00%) Node.js
11 7 (25.00%) High Availability
11 7 (25.00%) CSS3
11 7 (25.00%) Backbone.js
11 7 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
11 7 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Epicor Tropos
1 1 (3.57%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
1 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.14%) Network Security
2 2 (7.14%) RFID
2 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) JIRA
2 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.71%) CMake
3 3 (10.71%) PVCS
3 3 (10.71%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
4 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.14%) Subversion
5 1 (3.57%) LabVIEW
5 1 (3.57%) StarTeam
General
1 5 (17.86%) Electronics
2 2 (7.14%) Automotive
2 2 (7.14%) German Language
3 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Software Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Node.js Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Database Developer
6 1 (3.57%) MongoDB Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Real Time Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior C Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior VB Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior VB6 Developer
6 1 (3.57%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) CSS
1 8 (28.57%) HTML
1 8 (28.57%) HTML5
2 7 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 7 (25.00%) CSS3
2 7 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 7 (25.00%) Middleware
2 7 (25.00%) Node.js
2 7 (25.00%) React
3 4 (14.29%) Qt
4 3 (10.71%) STL
5 2 (7.14%) MFC
6 1 (3.57%) .NET
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (10.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 2 (7.14%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) VHDL
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (50.00%) OO
4 11 (39.29%) OOP
5 10 (35.71%) BDD
5 10 (35.71%) TDD
5 10 (35.71%) Unit Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 7 (25.00%) B2B
6 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (25.00%) High Availability
6 7 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (17.86%) Change Management
7 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
7 5 (17.86%) UML
8 3 (10.71%) Cryptography
8 3 (10.71%) Digital Signal Processing
8 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
8 3 (10.71%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) C#
2 15 (53.57%) Java
3 12 (42.86%) C
4 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 4 (14.29%) Embedded C++
6 3 (10.71%) VC++
7 2 (7.14%) Assembly Language
7 2 (7.14%) MATLAB
7 2 (7.14%) Python
7 2 (7.14%) SQL
8 1 (3.57%) PHP
8 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.57%) VB
8 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) HND
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SELinux
2 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.57%) Epicor
2 1 (3.57%) IFS
2 1 (3.57%) Infor
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Sage
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) VMware