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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 92 79 57
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -22
Permanent jobs citing C++ 27 41 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.47% 2.54% 4.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.10% 4.70% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 78
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £26,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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
872 872 1255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.49% 54.03% 62.38%
Number of salaries quoted 717 709 1076
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 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 3 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
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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 0 5 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Macclesfield - 5 £52,500 - 1
Runcorn - 4 £47,500 - 1
Wilmslow - 3 £37,500 - 1
Northwich - 2 £37,500 -
Crewe +17 1 £37,500 +25.00%
Nantwich +4 1 £18,000 - 1
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 47 (50.00%) C
2 45 (47.87%) C#
3 44 (46.81%) Java
4 41 (43.62%) Apple iOS
5 40 (42.55%) HTML
6 39 (41.49%) Windows
6 39 (41.49%) Android
7 36 (38.30%) Linux
7 36 (38.30%) .NET
7 36 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (31.91%) CSS
9 28 (29.79%) JavaScript
9 28 (29.79%) SQL
9 28 (29.79%) Subversion
9 28 (29.79%) Git (software)
10 27 (28.72%) ASP.NET
11 26 (27.66%) OO
12 25 (26.60%) Software Engineering
12 25 (26.60%) Degree
12 25 (26.60%) HTML5
13 23 (24.47%) .NET Framework
14 21 (22.34%) Web Services
14 21 (22.34%) NoSQL
15 19 (20.21%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (19.15%) jQuery
16 18 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
16 18 (19.15%) CSS3
16 18 (19.15%) Big Data
16 18 (19.15%) SQL Server
17 17 (18.09%) TCP/IP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 16 (17.02%) Node.js
2 6 (6.38%) IIS
3 3 (3.19%) Flash Media Server
4 2 (2.13%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.13%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.13%) SAS
5 1 (1.06%) WordPress
5 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 18 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.09%) TCP/IP
2 9 (9.57%) HTTPS
2 9 (9.57%) HTTP
3 3 (3.19%) ATM
4 1 (1.06%) SMS
4 1 (1.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.34%) NoSQL
2 18 (19.15%) Big Data
2 18 (19.15%) SQL Server
3 14 (14.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (13.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.38%) SQLite
6 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.13%) Impala
6 2 (2.13%) HBase
6 2 (2.13%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.13%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.06%) MySQL
7 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.06%) DTS
7 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (29.79%) Subversion
1 28 (29.79%) Git (software)
2 13 (13.83%) NUnit
3 12 (12.77%) JUnit
4 8 (8.51%) Visual Studio
5 6 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.19%) FlexUnit
6 3 (3.19%) Selenium
7 2 (2.13%) JIRA
8 1 (1.06%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 13 (13.83%) Finance
2 5 (5.32%) Electronics
3 4 (4.26%) Banking
4 3 (3.19%) Retail
4 3 (3.19%) Law
5 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.13%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.13%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (2.13%) Marketing
6 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.06%) Advertising
6 1 (1.06%) Games
6 1 (1.06%) Billing
6 1 (1.06%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 60 (63.83%) Developer
2 22 (23.40%) Senior Developer
3 15 (15.96%) Software Engineer
4 14 (14.89%) .NET Developer
5 12 (12.77%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (9.57%) Java Developer
6 9 (9.57%) Applications Developer
6 9 (9.57%) Tester
6 9 (9.57%) Java Applications Developer
7 7 (7.45%) C++ Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Senior Tester
8 6 (6.38%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Mobile Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
9 5 (5.32%) iOS Developer
9 5 (5.32%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (42.55%) HTML
2 36 (38.30%) .NET
3 30 (31.91%) CSS
4 27 (28.72%) ASP.NET
5 25 (26.60%) HTML5
6 23 (24.47%) .NET Framework
7 21 (22.34%) Web Services
8 18 (19.15%) jQuery
8 18 (19.15%) CSS3
9 17 (18.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (17.02%) WebSockets
10 16 (17.02%) WebRTC
11 11 (11.70%) XML
12 9 (9.57%) J2SE
12 9 (9.57%) AWT
12 9 (9.57%) JSON
13 6 (6.38%) Silverlight
13 6 (6.38%) DHTML
14 5 (5.32%) WinForms
15 4 (4.26%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.83%) Mobile App
2 9 (9.57%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.32%) iPhone
4 5 (5.32%) iPad
4 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.26%) Life Science
6 3 (3.19%) Machine to Machine
6 3 (3.19%) User Experience
7 2 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.13%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.13%) Open Source
8 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.06%) NHS
8 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.06%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.06%) Statistics
8 1 (1.06%) SCADA
8 1 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.06%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 41 (43.62%) Apple iOS
2 39 (41.49%) Android
2 39 (41.49%) Windows
3 36 (38.30%) Linux
4 9 (9.57%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.19%) Windows CE
6 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.13%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.66%) OO
3 25 (26.60%) Software Engineering
4 19 (20.21%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (18.09%) MVC
6 13 (13.83%) Unit Testing
7 12 (12.77%) OOD
8 9 (9.57%) Memory Management
9 8 (8.51%) OOP
10 7 (7.45%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.45%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (6.38%) Scrum
11 6 (6.38%) Multithreading
11 6 (6.38%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (6.38%) iOS Development
11 6 (6.38%) Line Management
12 5 (5.32%) Functional Programming
12 5 (5.32%) Statistical Modelling
13 4 (4.26%) Web Application Development
13 4 (4.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 47 (50.00%) C
2 45 (47.87%) C#
3 44 (46.81%) Java
4 28 (29.79%) JavaScript
4 28 (29.79%) SQL
5 14 (14.89%) T-SQL
6 9 (9.57%) VB
7 6 (6.38%) Assembly Language
8 5 (5.32%) Embedded C++
8 5 (5.32%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.19%) PHP
9 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.19%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.19%) Python
9 3 (3.19%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.13%) Scala
10 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (26.60%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) HNC
2 3 (3.19%) HND
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.06%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.13%) HDFS
2 1 (1.06%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.38%) Oracle
3 5 (5.32%) Apple
4 3 (3.19%) Adobe
5 2 (2.13%) Informatica
5 2 (2.13%) Cognos
5 2 (2.13%) Ab Initio
5 2 (2.13%) VMware
5 2 (2.13%) Teradata
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Manchester
Mobica Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 Dependent on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Runcorn
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £1 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago