The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheadle region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 11 21 8
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 6.82% 7.81% 16.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.00% 10.20% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 5
Average salary - £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheadle region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheadle
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 49 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 56.82% 76.56% 65.31%
Number of salaries quoted 18 38 19
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Cheadle region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

C++
Salary Trend in Cheadle

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

C++ Salary Trend in Cheadle

C++
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheadle region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) MFC
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) ATL
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) QA
3 3 (30.00%) Product Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Communications Security
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (20.00%) Physics
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheadle region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tester
2 3 (30.00%) UI Developer
2 3 (30.00%) UI Programmer
2 3 (30.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) MFC
1 3 (30.00%) ATL
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (20.00%) Physics
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) Product Management
3 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA