The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 38 29 35
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.49% 2.26% 3.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.14% 4.60% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 9
Median salary £44,500 £34,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.98% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
140 87 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 69.31% 49.15% 63.08%
Number of salaries quoted 129 64 131
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

C++
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Chester region.

C++ Salary Trend in Chester

C++
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Chester region with a requirement for C++.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VC++
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) VC++
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Chester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 4 days ago