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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 67 97 95
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 31 29 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.63% 1.75% 1.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.48% 3.12% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 34
Median salary £39,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
692 930 1026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 58.64% 56.16% 52.21%
Number of salaries quoted 617 798 851
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Nantwich -3 7 £39,000 +77.27%
Runcorn +4 5 £22,500 -42.30% 1
Macclesfield - 5 - -
Crewe +5 4 £17,000 -52.77%
Chester +13 2 £80,000 +90.47% 2
Knutsford - 1 £37,500 - 1
Wilmslow - 1 £24,000 - 1
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 29 (61.70%) Java
2 22 (46.81%) C#
3 15 (31.91%) Subversion
4 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
5 12 (25.53%) C
5 12 (25.53%) Linux
5 12 (25.53%) OO
5 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (25.53%) Android
6 11 (23.40%) Jenkins
7 9 (19.15%) Finance
7 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
7 9 (19.15%) Apple iOS
8 8 (17.02%) Unix
8 8 (17.02%) Windows
8 8 (17.02%) .NET
8 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
8 8 (17.02%) Scrum
8 8 (17.02%) TDD
9 7 (14.89%) HTML
9 7 (14.89%) Web Services
9 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET
9 7 (14.89%) jQuery
10 6 (12.77%) Multithreading
10 6 (12.77%) Apple Swift
10 6 (12.77%) OOD
10 6 (12.77%) XML
10 6 (12.77%) JUnit
10 6 (12.77%) MVC
10 6 (12.77%) WPF

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 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.38%) Bluetooth
2 3 (6.38%) RFID
3 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.13%) FTP
3 1 (2.13%) SSL
3 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Subversion
2 11 (23.40%) Jenkins
3 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
4 6 (12.77%) JUnit
5 4 (8.51%) Maven
6 3 (6.38%) Android Studio
6 3 (6.38%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
7 2 (4.26%) Bitbucket
7 2 (4.26%) JIRA
8 1 (2.13%) Xcode
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
2 5 (10.64%) Games
3 3 (6.38%) Electronics
3 3 (6.38%) Publishing
4 2 (4.26%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.26%) Automotive
4 2 (4.26%) Avionics
4 2 (4.26%) Back Office
4 2 (4.26%) Front Office
4 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Developer
2 13 (27.66%) Junior
3 10 (21.28%) C++ Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Java Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Junior Programmer
4 9 (19.15%) Programmer
5 8 (17.02%) Software Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Applications Developer
6 6 (12.77%) C++/Java Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Senior Developer
8 4 (8.51%) .NET Developer
8 4 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
8 4 (8.51%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Android Developer
9 3 (6.38%) C++ Programmer
9 3 (6.38%) Junior C++ Programmer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) .NET
2 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET
2 7 (14.89%) HTML
2 7 (14.89%) jQuery
2 7 (14.89%) Web Services
3 6 (12.77%) Spring
3 6 (12.77%) WPF
3 6 (12.77%) XML
4 5 (10.64%) HTML5
4 5 (10.64%) Marmalade SDK
4 5 (10.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 4 (8.51%) JMS
5 4 (8.51%) JMX
5 4 (8.51%) POCO
5 4 (8.51%) QuickFIX
6 3 (6.38%) Ajax
6 3 (6.38%) Android NDK
6 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.38%) WCF
6 3 (6.38%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
1 5 (10.64%) Mobile Games
2 4 (8.51%) Algorithms
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (6.38%) Device Driver
3 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.26%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.26%) Social Media
5 1 (2.13%) Animation
5 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) NHS
5 1 (2.13%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Android
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
2 9 (19.15%) Apple iOS
3 8 (17.02%) Unix
3 8 (17.02%) Windows
4 5 (10.64%) BlackBerry OS
4 5 (10.64%) Mac OS
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Phone
5 3 (6.38%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.13%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
2 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) OO
3 8 (17.02%) Scrum
3 8 (17.02%) TDD
3 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
4 6 (12.77%) Multithreading
4 6 (12.77%) MVC
4 6 (12.77%) OOD
5 5 (10.64%) OOP
6 4 (8.51%) Android Development
6 4 (8.51%) Concurrent Programming
6 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.38%) BDD
7 3 (6.38%) iOS Development
7 3 (6.38%) Web Design
8 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.26%) Content Management
8 2 (4.26%) Issue Tracking
9 1 (2.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) Java
2 22 (46.81%) C#
3 12 (25.53%) C
4 6 (12.77%) Apple Swift
5 5 (10.64%) Python
6 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.38%) PHP
7 3 (6.38%) SQL
8 2 (4.26%) ANSI C
8 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.26%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.26%) Perl
9 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.13%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.13%) VB
9 1 (2.13%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
1 1 (2.13%) HNC
1 1 (2.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.26%) DO-178B
3 1 (2.13%) ISO13485
3 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) Cognizant
2 1 (2.13%) Apple
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
Chester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Unbeatable benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Chester
Huxley
Salary: £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Parking
Posted: 21 days ago