The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 74 73 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 42 44 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.33% 2.75% 4.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.92% 4.73% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 41 39 86
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £33,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
854 930 1383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.42% 58.16% 64.75%
Number of salaries quoted 723 745 1212
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - 9 £52,500 - 1
Wilmslow +2 7 £35,000 +27.27%
Northwich - 6 £38,750 -
Warrington -5 4 £43,750 +2.94% 3
Chester +3 3 £52,500 +16.66%
Crewe - 3 £33,000 -
Runcorn - 3 £47,500 - 2
Nantwich - 2 £23,500 - 1
Knutsford -1 1 £80,000 +128.57% 1
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 47 (49.47%) C#
2 43 (45.26%) Java
3 42 (44.21%) HTML
4 41 (43.16%) C
5 40 (42.11%) .NET
5 40 (42.11%) Apple iOS
6 39 (41.05%) Android
7 38 (40.00%) Linux
8 36 (37.89%) Windows
9 33 (34.74%) CSS
10 31 (32.63%) JavaScript
11 30 (31.58%) SQL
11 30 (31.58%) ASP.NET
11 30 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (30.53%) Subversion
12 29 (30.53%) Git (software)
13 27 (28.42%) Software Engineering
13 27 (28.42%) HTML5
14 24 (25.26%) .NET Framework
14 24 (25.26%) Degree
15 22 (23.16%) Web Services
15 22 (23.16%) OO
15 22 (23.16%) NoSQL
16 20 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
16 20 (21.05%) CSS3
16 20 (21.05%) jQuery
16 20 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (21.05%) SQL Server
17 19 (20.00%) MVC
17 19 (20.00%) Big Data

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 18 (18.95%) Node.js
2 7 (7.37%) IIS
3 4 (4.21%) Flash Media Server
4 2 (2.11%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.11%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.11%) SAS
5 1 (1.05%) WordPress
5 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.05%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 20 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.89%) TCP/IP
2 9 (9.47%) HTTPS
2 9 (9.47%) HTTP
3 4 (4.21%) ATM
4 2 (2.11%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.05%) SMS
5 1 (1.05%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.16%) NoSQL
2 20 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 19 (20.00%) Big Data
4 15 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (14.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (5.26%) SQLite
7 2 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.11%) Impala
7 2 (2.11%) HBase
7 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.11%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.05%) MySQL
8 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.05%) DTS
8 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (30.53%) Subversion
1 29 (30.53%) Git (software)
2 14 (14.74%) NUnit
3 13 (13.68%) JUnit
4 9 (9.47%) Visual Studio
5 7 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.21%) FlexUnit
6 4 (4.21%) Selenium
7 2 (2.11%) JIRA
8 1 (1.05%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 13 (13.68%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Electronics
3 3 (3.16%) Law
3 3 (3.16%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Retail
4 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.11%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.05%) Advertising
5 1 (1.05%) Games
5 1 (1.05%) Billing
5 1 (1.05%) Local Government
5 1 (1.05%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (63.16%) Developer
2 23 (24.21%) Senior Developer
3 14 (14.74%) .NET Developer
4 13 (13.68%) Software Engineer
5 11 (11.58%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (9.47%) Applications Developer
6 9 (9.47%) Tester
6 9 (9.47%) Java Applications Developer
6 9 (9.47%) Java Developer
7 8 (8.42%) C++ Developer
7 8 (8.42%) C# Developer
8 7 (7.37%) Senior Tester
9 5 (5.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Performance Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Software Manager
10 4 (4.21%) Front-End Developer
10 4 (4.21%) C++ Software Engineer
11 3 (3.16%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (44.21%) HTML
2 40 (42.11%) .NET
3 33 (34.74%) CSS
4 30 (31.58%) ASP.NET
5 27 (28.42%) HTML5
6 24 (25.26%) .NET Framework
7 22 (23.16%) Web Services
8 20 (21.05%) jQuery
8 20 (21.05%) CSS3
9 19 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (18.95%) WebSockets
10 18 (18.95%) WebRTC
11 10 (10.53%) XML
12 9 (9.47%) J2SE
12 9 (9.47%) AWT
13 8 (8.42%) JSON
14 6 (6.32%) Silverlight
14 6 (6.32%) DHTML
15 5 (5.26%) LINQ
15 5 (5.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.37%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.32%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.21%) Life Science
4 4 (4.21%) User Experience
4 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.16%) Machine to Machine
5 3 (3.16%) iPhone
5 3 (3.16%) iPad
6 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.11%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.11%) Open Source
7 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.05%) NHS
7 1 (1.05%) DTV
7 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.05%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.05%) Statistics
7 1 (1.05%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 40 (42.11%) Apple iOS
2 39 (41.05%) Android
3 38 (40.00%) Linux
4 36 (37.89%) Windows
5 7 (7.37%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.16%) UNIX
7 2 (2.11%) Windows CE
7 2 (2.11%) Solaris
8 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (28.42%) Software Engineering
3 22 (23.16%) OO
4 20 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (20.00%) MVC
6 14 (14.74%) Unit Testing
7 11 (11.58%) OOD
8 9 (9.47%) Memory Management
9 7 (7.37%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (7.37%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.37%) OOP
10 6 (6.32%) Line Management
11 5 (5.26%) Web Application Development
11 5 (5.26%) Multithreading
12 4 (4.21%) Scrum
12 4 (4.21%) Integration Testing
12 4 (4.21%) Statistical Modelling
12 4 (4.21%) Mobile Application Development
12 4 (4.21%) iOS Development
12 4 (4.21%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 47 (49.47%) C#
2 43 (45.26%) Java
3 41 (43.16%) C
4 31 (32.63%) JavaScript
5 30 (31.58%) SQL
6 15 (15.79%) T-SQL
7 9 (9.47%) VB
8 6 (6.32%) Assembly Language
9 5 (5.26%) Shell Script
9 5 (5.26%) Python
10 4 (4.21%) Embedded C++
11 3 (3.16%) Objective-C
11 3 (3.16%) VB.NET
11 3 (3.16%) PHP
12 2 (2.11%) Scala
12 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.11%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 24 (25.26%) Degree
2 2 (2.11%) HNC
2 2 (2.11%) HND
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.42%) QA
2 2 (2.11%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.11%) HDFS
2 1 (1.05%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 12 (12.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.26%) Oracle
3 4 (4.21%) Adobe
4 3 (3.16%) Apple
5 2 (2.11%) Ab Initio
5 2 (2.11%) VMware
5 2 (2.11%) Teradata
5 2 (2.11%) Informatica
5 2 (2.11%) Cognos
Warrington, Cheshire
Webrecruit
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: Yesterday
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Intergraph (UK) Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 15 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago