The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 26 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 2.74% 5.38% 8.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 7.25% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 8
Median salary £45,000 £27,750 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+62.16% -28.38%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
C++
Northern Ireland

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

Programming Languages Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
80 69 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 54.79% 74.19% 76.70%
Number of salaries quoted 51 54 33
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

C++
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

C++ Salary Trend in County Antrim

C++
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Belfast -4 4 £45,000 +62.16% 3
C++
Northern Ireland

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for C++.

1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Degree
4 5 (55.56%) C
5 4 (44.44%) .NET
6 3 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (33.33%) Python
6 3 (33.33%) Bluetooth
6 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (33.33%) MATLAB
6 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (33.33%) Wireless
6 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
6 3 (33.33%) LabVIEW
6 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (33.33%) TDD
6 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 3 (33.33%) User Stories
6 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (22.22%) SDLC
7 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (22.22%) VxWorks
7 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (22.22%) Electronics
7 2 (22.22%) OO
8 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 1 (11.11%) ERP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Bluetooth
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Test Automation Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripter
2 3 (33.33%) Test Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
2 1 (11.11%) WinForms
2 1 (11.11%) WPF
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) VxWorks
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 3 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 3 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft