The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 84 70 28
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -42
Permanent jobs citing C++ 42 58 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.28% 3.10% 8.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.19% 5.22% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 34 45 139
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1002 1112 1189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 54.37% 59.53% 66.69%
Number of salaries quoted 785 926 1046
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
North West

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -16 11 £42,500 +34.92% 4
Chester +19 10 £23,000 -45.88% 2
Nantwich - 7 £35,000 -
Northwich -1 4 £30,000 -20.00%
Knutsford +13 3 £30,000 -14.28%
Wilmslow 0 1 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Crewe -1 1 £30,000 -20.00% 1
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 59 (62.77%) Software Engineering
2 58 (61.70%) C#
3 53 (56.38%) .NET
4 49 (52.13%) Java
5 33 (35.11%) Windows
6 32 (34.04%) HTML
7 31 (32.98%) Microsoft
7 31 (32.98%) Degree
7 31 (32.98%) Computer Science
8 28 (29.79%) OO
8 28 (29.79%) JavaScript
9 27 (28.72%) PHP
10 23 (24.47%) SQL
10 23 (24.47%) OOP
10 23 (24.47%) WCF
11 22 (23.40%) MS Excel
11 22 (23.40%) MySQL
11 22 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (22.34%) Linux
12 21 (22.34%) Web Services
13 20 (21.28%) CSS
13 20 (21.28%) VB
14 19 (20.21%) QA
14 19 (20.21%) Android
14 19 (20.21%) .NET Framework
15 18 (19.15%) Python
16 17 (18.09%) C
16 17 (18.09%) Cocoa
16 17 (18.09%) XAML
16 17 (18.09%) Apple iOS

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (6.38%) SAS
2 3 (3.19%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.13%) Apache
3 2 (2.13%) IIS
3 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.13%) nginx
4 1 (1.06%) Drupal
4 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.06%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (23.40%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) LaTeX
3 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) SaaS
2 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.64%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.38%) HTTP
3 4 (4.26%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.13%) Internet
4 2 (2.13%) SSL
4 2 (2.13%) DNS
4 2 (2.13%) SSH
5 1 (1.06%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.40%) MySQL
2 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.45%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.38%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (4.26%) Informix
6 3 (3.19%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.19%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.19%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (17.02%) Xcode
2 11 (11.70%) Eclipse
3 8 (8.51%) PHPUnit
3 8 (8.51%) Subversion
4 7 (7.45%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.26%) Selenium
5 4 (4.26%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.26%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.13%) InstallShield
6 2 (2.13%) JUnit
6 2 (2.13%) Maven
7 1 (1.06%) FogBugz
General
1 11 (11.70%) Finance
2 3 (3.19%) Games
3 2 (2.13%) Banking
3 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.06%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 42 (44.68%) Developer
2 17 (18.09%) Software Engineer
3 14 (14.89%) Team Leader
4 11 (11.70%) Development Team Leader
5 9 (9.57%) Programmer
5 9 (9.57%) C# Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.45%) C++ Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Graduate
7 7 (7.45%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) .NET Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Progress Developer
8 6 (6.38%) PHP Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (6.38%) Consultant
8 6 (6.38%) Analyst
9 5 (5.32%) Mobile Developer
9 5 (5.32%) Web Programmer
9 5 (5.32%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (56.38%) .NET
2 32 (34.04%) HTML
3 23 (24.47%) WCF
4 21 (22.34%) Web Services
5 20 (21.28%) CSS
6 19 (20.21%) .NET Framework
7 17 (18.09%) Cocoa
7 17 (18.09%) Cocoa Touch
8 15 (15.96%) ASP.NET
9 12 (12.77%) XML
10 10 (10.64%) jQuery
11 9 (9.57%) HTML5
12 8 (8.51%) Zend Framework
13 5 (5.32%) Middleware
14 4 (4.26%) LAMP
14 4 (4.26%) J2SE
14 4 (4.26%) WPF
14 4 (4.26%) Gherkin
15 3 (3.19%) REST
15 3 (3.19%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 31 (32.98%) Computer Science
2 17 (18.09%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.45%) Mathematics
4 6 (6.38%) Physics
4 6 (6.38%) Statistics
4 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.19%) CUDA
5 3 (3.19%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.19%) GPGPU
6 2 (2.13%) EMV
6 2 (2.13%) NHS
6 2 (2.13%) W3C
6 2 (2.13%) Smartcard
6 2 (2.13%) Online Games
6 2 (2.13%) 3D Printing
6 2 (2.13%) Open Source
6 2 (2.13%) SystemC
7 1 (1.06%) Video Editing
7 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.06%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 33 (35.11%) Windows
2 21 (22.34%) Linux
3 19 (20.21%) Android
4 17 (18.09%) Apple iOS
5 16 (17.02%) Windows Phone
5 16 (17.02%) Windows 8
6 12 (12.77%) UNIX
7 2 (2.13%) Debian
7 2 (2.13%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (62.77%) Software Engineering
2 28 (29.79%) OO
3 23 (24.47%) OOP
4 22 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (17.02%) iOS Development
6 14 (14.89%) MVC
6 14 (14.89%) Project Management
6 14 (14.89%) Android Development
7 13 (13.83%) TDD
7 13 (13.83%) Scrum
8 12 (12.77%) Product Management
8 12 (12.77%) Web Development
8 12 (12.77%) Matrix Management
9 8 (8.51%) B2B
10 6 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.38%) OOD
10 6 (6.38%) Business Analysis
10 6 (6.38%) Multithreading
11 5 (5.32%) OO PHP
11 5 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 58 (61.70%) C#
2 49 (52.13%) Java
3 28 (29.79%) JavaScript
4 27 (28.72%) PHP
5 23 (24.47%) SQL
6 20 (21.28%) VB
7 18 (19.15%) Python
8 17 (18.09%) C
8 17 (18.09%) XAML
9 16 (17.02%) Objective-C
10 10 (10.64%) Shell Script
11 9 (9.57%) Bash Shell
11 9 (9.57%) Golang
12 7 (7.45%) PHP5
12 7 (7.45%) Perl
13 4 (4.26%) VB.NET
13 4 (4.26%) Ruby
14 1 (1.06%) Bourne shell
14 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
14 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (32.98%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) ISEB
3 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.06%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.21%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) XenApp
1 3 (3.19%) XenDesktop
2 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 31 (32.98%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.77%) Oracle
3 9 (9.57%) Google
4 8 (8.51%) Zend
5 6 (6.38%) SAP
5 6 (6.38%) Business Objects
5 6 (6.38%) Progress
6 3 (3.19%) Xamarin
6 3 (3.19%) Citrix
6 3 (3.19%) VMware
7 2 (2.13%) McKesson
7 2 (2.13%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.13%) JBoss
8 1 (1.06%) Adobe
Runcorn, Cheshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £37,000 to £45,000 per annum Depending of level of experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Congleton, Cheshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 & Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Appleton Thorn, Cheshire
Net-Tec Resourcing
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Chester
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension & Medical
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago