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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 91 79 57
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -22
Permanent jobs citing C++ 26 43 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.50% 2.54% 4.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.06% 4.70% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22 36 63
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
849 914 1124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 48.99% 53.92% 59.91%
Number of salaries quoted 684 715 950
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
Warrington +9 5 £47,500 +11.76%
Runcorn - 4 £47,500 -
Chester +5 3 £25,000 +8.69%
Crewe +3 2 £38,750 +29.16% 1
Wilmslow - 2 £31,250 -
Nantwich +2 1 £18,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 £52,500 -
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 52 (61.18%) C
2 48 (56.47%) Java
3 38 (44.71%) C#
4 35 (41.18%) HTML
4 35 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (40.00%) Windows
5 34 (40.00%) Apple iOS
6 32 (37.65%) .NET
7 31 (36.47%) Android
8 27 (31.76%) Degree
8 27 (31.76%) SQL
8 27 (31.76%) Linux
9 25 (29.41%) OO
10 23 (27.06%) Software Engineering
11 22 (25.88%) Git (software)
11 22 (25.88%) CSS
11 22 (25.88%) Subversion
12 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
13 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET
14 17 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 17 (20.00%) HTML5
15 16 (18.82%) .NET Framework
16 15 (17.65%) TCP/IP
16 15 (17.65%) Finance
17 14 (16.47%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (15.29%) NoSQL
18 13 (15.29%) Mobile App
18 13 (15.29%) HTTP
18 13 (15.29%) Web Services
18 13 (15.29%) VB

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 10 (11.76%) Node.js
2 5 (5.88%) IIS
3 4 (4.71%) SAS
4 2 (2.35%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.35%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.18%) Flash Media Server
5 1 (1.18%) WordPress
5 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Office
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 13 (15.29%) HTTP
3 9 (10.59%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.18%) ATM
4 1 (1.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.29%) NoSQL
3 12 (14.12%) Big Data
4 10 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (10.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (7.06%) SQLite
7 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.35%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.35%) Impala
7 2 (2.35%) HBase
7 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.18%) MySQL
8 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (25.88%) Subversion
1 22 (25.88%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.76%) JUnit
3 9 (10.59%) NUnit
4 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio
5 5 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.71%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.35%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (2.35%) JIRA
8 1 (1.18%) Selenium
8 1 (1.18%) FlexUnit
General
1 15 (17.65%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Electronics
3 4 (4.71%) Banking
4 3 (3.53%) Retail
5 2 (2.35%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.35%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (2.35%) Law
6 1 (1.18%) Advertising
6 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.18%) Marketing
6 1 (1.18%) Billing
6 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 48 (56.47%) Developer
2 15 (17.65%) Software Engineer
2 15 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 11 (12.94%) .NET Developer
4 10 (11.76%) Tester
5 9 (10.59%) Applications Developer
5 9 (10.59%) Java Developer
5 9 (10.59%) Senior .NET Developer
5 9 (10.59%) Java Applications Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Senior Tester
7 6 (7.06%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Mobile Developer
7 6 (7.06%) iOS Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Embedded C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (41.18%) HTML
2 32 (37.65%) .NET
3 22 (25.88%) CSS
4 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET
5 17 (20.00%) HTML5
6 16 (18.82%) .NET Framework
7 13 (15.29%) Web Services
8 12 (14.12%) jQuery
9 11 (12.94%) XML
10 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (11.76%) CSS3
10 10 (11.76%) WebSockets
10 10 (11.76%) WebRTC
11 9 (10.59%) JSON
11 9 (10.59%) J2SE
11 9 (10.59%) AWT
12 5 (5.88%) DHTML
12 5 (5.88%) Silverlight
13 4 (4.71%) LINQ
13 4 (4.71%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Mobile App
2 7 (8.24%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.06%) iPhone
3 6 (7.06%) iPad
4 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.71%) Life Science
5 4 (4.71%) Mainframe
6 3 (3.53%) Machine to Machine
7 2 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.35%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.35%) Statistics
7 2 (2.35%) SCADA
8 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.18%) Physics
8 1 (1.18%) Psychology
8 1 (1.18%) Economics
8 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.18%) NHS
8 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.00%) Windows
1 34 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 31 (36.47%) Android
3 27 (31.76%) Linux
4 8 (9.41%) Mac OS X
5 4 (4.71%) Windows CE
5 4 (4.71%) UNIX
6 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.35%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.18%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.41%) OO
3 23 (27.06%) Software Engineering
4 14 (16.47%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (11.76%) OOD
5 10 (11.76%) MVC
6 9 (10.59%) Unit Testing
6 9 (10.59%) Memory Management
7 7 (8.24%) Mobile Application Development
7 7 (8.24%) iOS Development
7 7 (8.24%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (8.24%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.06%) OOP
8 6 (7.06%) Scrum
9 5 (5.88%) UML
9 5 (5.88%) Test Scripting
9 5 (5.88%) Multithreading
9 5 (5.88%) Test Automation
9 5 (5.88%) Line Management
9 5 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (61.18%) C
2 48 (56.47%) Java
3 38 (44.71%) C#
4 27 (31.76%) SQL
5 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
6 13 (15.29%) VB
7 9 (10.59%) T-SQL
8 7 (8.24%) Embedded C++
9 6 (7.06%) Objective-C
10 5 (5.88%) Embedded C
10 5 (5.88%) Assembly Language
11 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
12 3 (3.53%) VB.NET
12 3 (3.53%) Python
13 2 (2.35%) Scala
13 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
14 1 (1.18%) VBScript
14 1 (1.18%) Perl
14 1 (1.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (31.76%) Degree
2 4 (4.71%) HNC
2 4 (4.71%) HND
2 4 (4.71%) ISEB
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) QA
2 4 (4.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 10 (11.76%) Oracle
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.06%) Apple
3 4 (4.71%) HP
4 2 (2.35%) Informatica
4 2 (2.35%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.35%) SAP
4 2 (2.35%) Cognos
4 2 (2.35%) Ab Initio
4 2 (2.35%) VMware
4 2 (2.35%) Teradata
5 1 (1.18%) Adobe
Knutsford, Cheshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Training + Pension + Flexi
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + 8% pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago