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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 76 92 79
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 15 30 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.51% 1.72% 2.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.92% 3.21% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 37
Median salary £20,500 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £42,000
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
513 935 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.66% 53.55% 51.63%
Number of salaries quoted 462 761 730
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 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 24 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 +4 6 £19,500 -58.94% 1
Crewe +16 3 - - 2
Knutsford - 3 £70,000 -
Wilmslow +6 1 £24,000 -46.66%
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 22 (41.51%) C#
2 21 (39.62%) Windows
2 21 (39.62%) Software Engineering
3 20 (37.74%) Java
4 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (33.96%) .NET
5 18 (33.96%) C
6 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
7 14 (26.42%) Web Services
7 14 (26.42%) Scrum
8 12 (22.64%) OO
8 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (20.75%) Linux
10 10 (18.87%) PHP
10 10 (18.87%) Android
10 10 (18.87%) Embedded Systems
11 9 (16.98%) J2EE
11 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
11 9 (16.98%) Visual Studio
11 9 (16.98%) ISO 9001
12 8 (15.09%) Windows CE
12 8 (15.09%) Electronics
12 8 (15.09%) Finance
12 8 (15.09%) XML
12 8 (15.09%) TDD
12 8 (15.09%) Apple iOS
12 8 (15.09%) Test Automation
13 7 (13.21%) Embedded Software Development
13 7 (13.21%) Degree
13 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration

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 (3.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) FTP
1 4 (7.55%) Wireless
2 2 (3.77%) Bluetooth
2 2 (3.77%) RFID
3 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.89%) SSL
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) MySQL
3 3 (5.66%) DB2
4 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.55%) Subversion
4 3 (5.66%) Android Studio
4 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.77%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.77%) Xcode
6 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.89%) Selenium
6 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (15.09%) Electronics
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Automotive
3 3 (5.66%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Publishing
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Developer
2 17 (32.08%) Software Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Junior
4 10 (18.87%) Programmer
5 9 (16.98%) C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) Junior Programmer
5 9 (16.98%) Software Developer
6 7 (13.21%) C++ Programmer
7 6 (11.32%) C Software Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Java Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Junior C++ Programmer
7 6 (11.32%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) Java Software Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 4 (7.55%) C# Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Support Assistant
9 4 (7.55%) Technical Support
9 4 (7.55%) Technical Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) .NET
2 14 (26.42%) Web Services
3 9 (16.98%) J2EE
4 8 (15.09%) XML
5 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET
5 6 (11.32%) HTML
5 6 (11.32%) jQuery
6 5 (9.43%) CSS
6 5 (9.43%) JDBC
6 5 (9.43%) WPF
7 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework
7 4 (7.55%) EJB
7 4 (7.55%) REST
8 3 (5.66%) Android NDK
8 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.66%) J2SE
8 3 (5.66%) JSON
8 3 (5.66%) JSP
8 3 (5.66%) Servlets
8 3 (5.66%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (18.87%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (7.55%) Algorithms
3 4 (7.55%) Driving Licence
4 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.77%) Device Driver
5 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.77%) NHS
5 2 (3.77%) Social Media
6 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.89%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (39.62%) Windows
2 11 (20.75%) Linux
3 10 (18.87%) Android
4 8 (15.09%) Apple iOS
4 8 (15.09%) Windows CE
5 6 (11.32%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Software Engineering
2 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (26.42%) Scrum
4 12 (22.64%) OO
5 8 (15.09%) TDD
5 8 (15.09%) Test Automation
6 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (13.21%) Embedded Software Development
6 7 (13.21%) UML
7 6 (11.32%) Android Development
7 6 (11.32%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (11.32%) OOD
7 6 (11.32%) Pair Programming
7 6 (11.32%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (9.43%) Content Management
8 5 (9.43%) MVC
9 4 (7.55%) iOS Development
9 4 (7.55%) OOP
10 3 (5.66%) BDD
10 3 (5.66%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (41.51%) C#
2 20 (37.74%) Java
3 18 (33.96%) C
4 10 (18.87%) PHP
5 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
6 7 (13.21%) Embedded C
7 6 (11.32%) VC++
8 3 (5.66%) Objective-C
8 3 (5.66%) SQL
9 1 (1.89%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.89%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.89%) Python
9 1 (1.89%) Ruby
9 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Degree
1 7 (13.21%) HNC
1 7 (13.21%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.66%) QA
3 1 (1.89%) ISO13485
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) IBM
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle
3 2 (3.77%) Apple
3 2 (3.77%) Cognizant
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