The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 64 95 79
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -16
Permanent jobs citing C++ 16 29 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.72% 1.66% 2.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.40% 3.20% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 37
Median salary £20,500 £44,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-53.93% +18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £29,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
470 907 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 50.54% 51.83% 51.62%
Number of salaries quoted 422 741 734
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cheshire

C++
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Runcorn +5 8 £20,000 -57.89%
Knutsford - 3 £70,000 -
Warrington +18 1 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Chester +4 1 - -
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 26 (48.15%) Windows
2 23 (42.59%) C
3 21 (38.89%) Software Engineering
4 20 (37.04%) C#
4 20 (37.04%) Java
5 17 (31.48%) Linux
5 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (31.48%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
7 15 (27.78%) .NET
8 14 (25.93%) OO
9 13 (24.07%) Scrum
10 12 (22.22%) PHP
11 11 (20.37%) Web Services
11 11 (20.37%) Electronics
11 11 (20.37%) Embedded C
11 11 (20.37%) Windows CE
11 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
11 11 (20.37%) Embedded Systems
12 10 (18.52%) Embedded Software Development
12 10 (18.52%) Android
12 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (18.52%) Embedded Linux
12 10 (18.52%) Degree
12 10 (18.52%) UML
12 10 (18.52%) HNC
12 10 (18.52%) HND
12 10 (18.52%) J2EE
13 9 (16.67%) OOD
13 9 (16.67%) Visual Studio

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) FTP
1 4 (7.41%) Wireless
2 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.85%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.85%) RFID
3 1 (1.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) DB2
2 5 (9.26%) MySQL
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.56%) Android Studio
3 3 (5.56%) Subversion
4 2 (3.70%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.70%) Xcode
5 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.85%) Selenium
5 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.85%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (20.37%) Electronics
2 8 (14.81%) Finance
3 4 (7.41%) Automotive
4 3 (5.56%) Publishing
5 2 (3.70%) Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Developer
2 17 (31.48%) Software Engineer
3 12 (22.22%) C++ Software Engineer
4 11 (20.37%) Junior
4 11 (20.37%) Programmer
4 11 (20.37%) Software Developer
5 9 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) Junior Programmer
6 8 (14.81%) C++ Programmer
7 6 (11.11%) Junior C++ Programmer
8 5 (9.26%) Java Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (7.41%) IT Assistant
9 4 (7.41%) IT Support
9 4 (7.41%) IT Support Assistant
9 4 (7.41%) Support Assistant
9 4 (7.41%) Technical Assistant
9 4 (7.41%) Technical Support
9 4 (7.41%) Technical Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.78%) .NET
2 11 (20.37%) Web Services
3 10 (18.52%) J2EE
4 7 (12.96%) CSS
4 7 (12.96%) HTML
4 7 (12.96%) XML
5 6 (11.11%) EJB
5 6 (11.11%) REST
6 5 (9.26%) J2SE
6 5 (9.26%) JDBC
6 5 (9.26%) JSP
6 5 (9.26%) Servlets
7 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
8 3 (5.56%) Android NDK
9 2 (3.70%) iOS SDK
9 2 (3.70%) JSON
9 2 (3.70%) RESTful
10 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.85%) WCF
10 1 (1.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (20.37%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.41%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.70%) Device Driver
5 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.70%) NHS
5 2 (3.70%) Social Media
6 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.85%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 26 (48.15%) Windows
2 17 (31.48%) Linux
3 11 (20.37%) Windows CE
4 10 (18.52%) Android
4 10 (18.52%) Embedded Linux
5 8 (14.81%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) Software Engineering
2 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.93%) OO
4 13 (24.07%) Scrum
5 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
6 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (18.52%) Embedded Software Development
6 10 (18.52%) UML
7 9 (16.67%) OOD
7 9 (16.67%) Pair Programming
7 9 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (12.96%) Content Management
9 6 (11.11%) Android Development
9 6 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (11.11%) TDD
10 5 (9.26%) Information Management
11 4 (7.41%) iOS Development
12 3 (5.56%) BDD
12 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
13 2 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) C
2 20 (37.04%) C#
2 20 (37.04%) Java
3 12 (22.22%) PHP
4 11 (20.37%) Embedded C
5 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 6 (11.11%) VC++
7 2 (3.70%) Embedded C++
7 2 (3.70%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.70%) Python
7 2 (3.70%) SQL
8 1 (1.85%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Degree
1 10 (18.52%) HNC
1 10 (18.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) ISO13485
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) IBM
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.70%) Apple
3 2 (3.70%) Cognizant
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