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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 23 12 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 3.85% 13.33% 10.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.02% 22.86% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 8
Median salary £50,000 £31,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.29% -15.64%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
83 35 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 63.85% 58.33% 73.43%
Number of salaries quoted 62 31 37
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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++
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram 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 29 September 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 -13 5 £50,000 +61.29% 5
C++
Northern Ireland

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 7 (77.78%) C
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
5 3 (33.33%) VxWorks
5 3 (33.33%) MATLAB
5 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (33.33%) Bluetooth
5 3 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) SDLC
6 2 (22.22%) Electronics
6 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) Perl
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
7 1 (11.11%) Firewall
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) VB6
7 1 (11.11%) Content Management
7 1 (11.11%) CMS
7 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
7 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
7 1 (11.11%) WinForms
7 1 (11.11%) PHP
7 1 (11.11%) VB
7 1 (11.11%) .NET
7 1 (11.11%) MySQL

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%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Wireless
2 3 (33.33%) Bluetooth
2 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Qt Creator
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
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%) Escalation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) Qt
1 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
1 1 (11.11%) WinForms
1 1 (11.11%) WPF
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
1 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) VxWorks
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) 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%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Defensive Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) Signal Processing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C
2 3 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
4 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
1 1 (11.11%) Squid
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
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