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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
North West / Cheshire
Rank 59 73 95
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +22
Permanent jobs citing C++ 29 31 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.88% 2.39% 1.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.97% 4.97% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 32
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,850 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
583 624 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 57.89% 48.04% 48.13%
Number of salaries quoted 499 547 752
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 0 7 £46,250 +128.39%
Wilmslow - 7 £37,500 - 1
Chester +7 6 - - 1
Warrington -8 3 £21,500 -38.57% 1
Knutsford - 1 - - 1
Daresbury - 1 £25,000 -
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 35 (63.64%) Java
2 32 (58.18%) C
3 30 (54.55%) Linux
4 22 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 18 (32.73%) Finance
6 16 (29.09%) C#
6 16 (29.09%) Android
7 15 (27.27%) OO
7 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (23.64%) Windows
8 13 (23.64%) Mentoring
9 12 (21.82%) GPRS
10 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 11 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
11 10 (18.18%) Device Driver
11 10 (18.18%) Firmware
12 9 (16.36%) Middleware
12 9 (16.36%) OOD
12 9 (16.36%) Unix
12 9 (16.36%) Subversion
13 8 (14.55%) .NET
13 8 (14.55%) Bluetooth
13 8 (14.55%) Jenkins
13 8 (14.55%) Unit Testing
14 7 (12.73%) Apple iOS
14 7 (12.73%) OpenGL
14 7 (12.73%) Automotive
14 7 (12.73%) Scrum
14 7 (12.73%) Degree
14 7 (12.73%) Banking

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:

Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.82%) GPRS
2 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (14.55%) Bluetooth
4 6 (10.91%) DVB
4 6 (10.91%) Ethernet
4 6 (10.91%) GSM
4 6 (10.91%) Internet
4 6 (10.91%) NFC
4 6 (10.91%) UMTS
4 6 (10.91%) VoIP
4 6 (10.91%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (10.91%) WLAN
5 3 (5.45%) Network Security
6 2 (3.64%) RFID
7 1 (1.82%) FTP
7 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) GIS
1 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Subversion
2 8 (14.55%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.91%) JUnit
4 5 (9.09%) JIRA
5 4 (7.27%) Maven
5 4 (7.27%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (5.45%) Ant
7 2 (3.64%) Gradle
8 1 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.82%) Xcode
General
1 18 (32.73%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Automotive
2 7 (12.73%) Banking
3 6 (10.91%) Multimedia
4 5 (9.09%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (9.09%) Electronics
4 5 (9.09%) Financial Institution
5 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
5 4 (7.27%) Retail
6 3 (5.45%) Aerospace
6 3 (5.45%) Avionics
6 3 (5.45%) Games
7 2 (3.64%) Back Office
7 2 (3.64%) Front Office
7 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Developer
2 18 (32.73%) Software Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Junior
4 7 (12.73%) C++ Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Embedded Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Programmer
5 6 (10.91%) C++/Java Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Junior Programmer
7 4 (7.27%) C Software Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Design Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Electronics Design Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Electronics Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.45%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Real Time Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) Middleware
2 8 (14.55%) .NET
3 7 (12.73%) OpenGL
4 6 (10.91%) BREW
4 6 (10.91%) Flash
4 6 (10.91%) J2ME
4 6 (10.91%) OpenAL
4 6 (10.91%) OpenCL
4 6 (10.91%) Qt
4 6 (10.91%) Series 60
4 6 (10.91%) Spring
4 6 (10.91%) SVG
4 6 (10.91%) UIQ
5 5 (9.09%) XML
6 4 (7.27%) HTML
6 4 (7.27%) JMS
6 4 (7.27%) JMX
6 4 (7.27%) POCO
6 4 (7.27%) QuickFIX
6 4 (7.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Device Driver
2 6 (10.91%) CAN bus
2 6 (10.91%) Internet of Things
2 6 (10.91%) iPhone
2 6 (10.91%) Mobile App
2 6 (10.91%) MPEG
2 6 (10.91%) Smartphone
3 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (5.45%) User Experience
4 2 (3.64%) Contactless
4 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.64%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 30 (54.55%) Linux
2 16 (29.09%) Android
3 13 (23.64%) Windows
4 11 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
5 9 (16.36%) Unix
6 7 (12.73%) Apple iOS
7 6 (10.91%) Nucleus RTOS
7 6 (10.91%) Windows 7
7 6 (10.91%) Windows 8
7 6 (10.91%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.82%) BlackBerry OS
8 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.27%) OO
3 13 (23.64%) Mentoring
4 9 (16.36%) OOD
5 8 (14.55%) Unit Testing
6 7 (12.73%) Scrum
7 6 (10.91%) Cryptography
7 6 (10.91%) DRM
7 6 (10.91%) Mobile Commerce
7 6 (10.91%) Multithreading
7 6 (10.91%) OOP
7 6 (10.91%) QMS
7 6 (10.91%) Speech Recognition
7 6 (10.91%) Telematics
8 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.09%) TDD
9 4 (7.27%) CAD
9 4 (7.27%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 35 (63.64%) Java
2 32 (58.18%) C
3 16 (29.09%) C#
4 5 (9.09%) SQL
5 4 (7.27%) Python
6 3 (5.45%) ANSI C
7 2 (3.64%) Apple Swift
7 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.64%) Perl
7 2 (3.64%) PHP
8 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.82%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) DO-178B
2 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 10 (18.18%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Intel
1 6 (10.91%) Symbian
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) Freescale
Northwich
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Congleton, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Wilmslow, Greater Manchester
Mobica
Salary: Competitive - Dependent on Experience
Posted: 27 days ago