The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 96 77 51
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -26
Permanent jobs citing C++ 36 34 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.84% 2.15% 4.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.54% 3.64% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 33 33 76
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
C++
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1018 933 1213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 52.10% 59.01% 57.49%
Number of salaries quoted 838 809 1066
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

C++
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

C++ Salary Trend in Cheshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cheshire

C++
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield +11 10 £50,000 +53.84% 3
Crewe -1 5 £30,000 -36.84% 2
Warrington -13 5 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Nantwich - 4 £30,000 -
Knutsford -12 3 £37,500 -11.76%
Runcorn - 3 £49,500 - 1
Wilmslow - 2 £50,000 - 1
Northwich - 1 £40,000 -
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 49 (62.03%) C#
2 40 (50.63%) SQL
3 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (43.04%) Software Engineering
4 29 (36.71%) C
4 29 (36.71%) Windows
5 28 (35.44%) QA
6 24 (30.38%) .NET
7 20 (25.32%) HTML
8 19 (24.05%) Java
9 18 (22.78%) Linux
10 15 (18.99%) JavaScript
11 14 (17.72%) CSS
11 14 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (17.72%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (16.46%) Test Scripting
12 13 (16.46%) Degree
12 13 (16.46%) XenApp
12 13 (16.46%) XenDesktop
12 13 (16.46%) VMware
12 13 (16.46%) Citrix
13 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET
13 12 (15.19%) Subversion
13 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
13 12 (15.19%) Apple iOS
13 12 (15.19%) Android
13 12 (15.19%) WPF
14 11 (13.92%) Git (software)
14 11 (13.92%) HTML5
14 11 (13.92%) Finance

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (13.92%) IIS
2 8 (10.13%) Node.js
3 3 (3.80%) Flash Media Server
4 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.27%) Apache
5 1 (1.27%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.06%) HTTPS
2 4 (5.06%) HTTP
3 3 (3.80%) ATM
4 2 (2.53%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
1 10 (12.66%) NoSQL
2 6 (7.59%) Big Data
3 5 (6.33%) MySQL
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.27%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.27%) Informix
4 1 (1.27%) DTS
4 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Subversion
2 11 (13.92%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.59%) JUnit
4 5 (6.33%) NUnit
5 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.80%) Selenium
6 3 (3.80%) FlexUnit
7 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.27%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.27%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 11 (13.92%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Automotive
3 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.53%) Games
4 1 (1.27%) Local Government
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Law
4 1 (1.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 48 (60.76%) Developer
2 14 (17.72%) Software Engineer
2 14 (17.72%) C# Developer
3 13 (16.46%) Development Engineer
3 13 (16.46%) Senior Development Engineer
3 13 (16.46%) Automation Engineer
4 12 (15.19%) Senior Developer
5 11 (13.92%) Programmer
6 10 (12.66%) Analyst Programmer
6 10 (12.66%) Software Developer
6 10 (12.66%) Analyst
6 10 (12.66%) C# Software Engineer
6 10 (12.66%) Developer Analyst
6 10 (12.66%) C# Programmer
6 10 (12.66%) C++ Developer
6 10 (12.66%) C# Analyst Programmer
7 7 (8.86%) Agile C# Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.06%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.06%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.38%) .NET
2 20 (25.32%) HTML
3 14 (17.72%) CSS
4 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET
4 12 (15.19%) WPF
5 11 (13.92%) HTML5
6 10 (12.66%) Web Services
6 10 (12.66%) CSS3
7 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (10.13%) .NET Framework
8 8 (10.13%) jQuery
8 8 (10.13%) WebSockets
8 8 (10.13%) WebRTC
9 3 (3.80%) Apache Flex
9 3 (3.80%) Adobe AIR
9 3 (3.80%) AWT
9 3 (3.80%) XML
9 3 (3.80%) Flash
9 3 (3.80%) J2SE
10 2 (2.53%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.80%) User Experience
4 1 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.27%) W3C
4 1 (1.27%) Firmware
4 1 (1.27%) DTV
4 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.27%) PDA
4 1 (1.27%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.71%) Windows
2 18 (22.78%) Linux
3 12 (15.19%) Android
3 12 (15.19%) Apple iOS
4 6 (7.59%) UNIX
5 2 (2.53%) VxWorks
5 2 (2.53%) Solaris
6 1 (1.27%) VMS
6 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.27%) Debian
6 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (43.04%) Software Engineering
2 14 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (16.46%) Test Scripting
4 9 (11.39%) TDD
4 9 (11.39%) MVC
5 8 (10.13%) OO
5 8 (10.13%) Integration Testing
6 7 (8.86%) Mentoring
7 6 (7.59%) Automation Testing
7 6 (7.59%) Test Automation
7 6 (7.59%) Unit Testing
7 6 (7.59%) Project Management
8 5 (6.33%) Regression Testing
8 5 (6.33%) Workflow
8 5 (6.33%) OOD
8 5 (6.33%) OOP
9 4 (5.06%) Scrum
9 4 (5.06%) Test Strategy
10 3 (3.80%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (62.03%) C#
2 40 (50.63%) SQL
3 29 (36.71%) C
4 19 (24.05%) Java
5 15 (18.99%) JavaScript
6 11 (13.92%) Python
7 7 (8.86%) Ada
8 6 (7.59%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.06%) VBScript
9 4 (5.06%) Perl
9 4 (5.06%) PHP
9 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
9 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.53%) VB
10 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.27%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) Degree
2 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.86%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.06%) HND
4 4 (5.06%) ISEB
5 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (35.44%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (16.46%) XenApp
1 13 (16.46%) XenDesktop
2 9 (11.39%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (11.39%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (16.46%) Citrix
1 13 (16.46%) VMware
2 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle
4 3 (3.80%) Adobe
5 2 (2.53%) SAP
6 1 (1.27%) JBoss
6 1 (1.27%) Sybase
6 1 (1.27%) TIBCO
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheshire
Hudson - London
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Manchester, North West
Mobica Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 Dependent on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Macclesfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Runcorn
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 21 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago