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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 76 97 96
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 20 29 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.78% 1.71% 1.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.11% 3.15% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7 28 33
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £23,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
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
644 921 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 57.40% 54.40% 52.93%
Number of salaries quoted 572 771 818
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +4 5 £21,500 -44.87%
Macclesfield - 5 - -
Crewe +7 3 - -
Knutsford - 2 £70,000 -
Wilmslow -3 1 £24,000 -46.66%
Nantwich -6 1 £39,000 +77.27% 3
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 23 (51.11%) Java
2 21 (46.67%) C#
3 15 (33.33%) .NET
4 14 (31.11%) Windows
5 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
5 13 (28.89%) Android
6 12 (26.67%) Apple iOS
7 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 10 (22.22%) Web Services
8 9 (20.00%) Scrum
8 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 9 (20.00%) Subversion
9 8 (17.78%) TDD
9 8 (17.78%) C
9 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
10 7 (15.56%) XML
10 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET
10 7 (15.56%) HTML
10 7 (15.56%) OO
10 7 (15.56%) Finance
10 7 (15.56%) jQuery
11 6 (13.33%) WPF
11 6 (13.33%) MVC
11 6 (13.33%) Apple Swift
12 5 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 5 (11.11%) Marmalade SDK
12 5 (11.11%) Windows Phone
12 5 (11.11%) BlackBerry OS
12 5 (11.11%) Embedded Systems

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 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) FTP
1 4 (8.89%) Wireless
2 3 (6.67%) Bluetooth
2 3 (6.67%) RFID
3 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.22%) SSL
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) MySQL
3 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (20.00%) Subversion
2 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.67%) Android Studio
4 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.44%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.22%) JUnit
6 1 (2.22%) Maven
6 1 (2.22%) Xcode
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Automotive
2 5 (11.11%) Games
3 4 (8.89%) Electronics
4 3 (6.67%) Banking
4 3 (6.67%) Publishing
5 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Junior
3 8 (17.78%) Junior Programmer
3 8 (17.78%) Programmer
3 8 (17.78%) Software Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Applications Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) C++ Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.89%) C++ Programmer
6 4 (8.89%) IT Assistant
6 4 (8.89%) IT Support
6 4 (8.89%) IT Support Assistant
6 4 (8.89%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) .NET
2 10 (22.22%) Web Services
3 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET
3 7 (15.56%) HTML
3 7 (15.56%) jQuery
3 7 (15.56%) XML
4 6 (13.33%) WPF
5 5 (11.11%) HTML5
5 5 (11.11%) J2EE
5 5 (11.11%) Marmalade SDK
5 5 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
6 4 (8.89%) JDBC
7 3 (6.67%) Ajax
7 3 (6.67%) Android NDK
7 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (6.67%) WCF
7 3 (6.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 5 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Mobile Games
2 4 (8.89%) Algorithms
2 4 (8.89%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Device Driver
3 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.44%) Social Media
5 1 (2.22%) Animation
5 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.22%) NHS
5 1 (2.22%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Windows
2 13 (28.89%) Android
3 12 (26.67%) Apple iOS
4 5 (11.11%) BlackBerry OS
4 5 (11.11%) Mac OS
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Phone
5 3 (6.67%) Linux
6 2 (4.44%) Windows CE
7 1 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
2 9 (20.00%) Scrum
3 8 (17.78%) TDD
4 7 (15.56%) OO
5 6 (13.33%) MVC
6 4 (8.89%) Android Development
6 4 (8.89%) OOP
6 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.67%) BDD
7 3 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (6.67%) iOS Development
7 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.67%) Web Design
8 2 (4.44%) Content Management
8 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.44%) Multithreading
8 2 (4.44%) OOD
8 2 (4.44%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.44%) UML
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) Java
2 21 (46.67%) C#
3 8 (17.78%) C
4 6 (13.33%) Apple Swift
5 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.11%) PHP
6 3 (6.67%) SQL
6 3 (6.67%) VC++
7 2 (4.44%) Embedded C
7 2 (4.44%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.22%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.22%) Python
8 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
1 2 (4.44%) HNC
1 2 (4.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.22%) ISO13485
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Cognizant
3 1 (2.22%) Apple
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