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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 26 12 23
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 2.00% 13.51% 4.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.17% 25.86% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 7
Average salary £31,750 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.29% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
48 58 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 48.00% 52.25% 63.19%
Number of salaries quoted 38 40 64
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,150 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Belfast -14 1 £31,000 -27.05% 1
C++
Northern Ireland

C++
Top 24 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 4 (66.67%) Unix
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Kernel Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) Korn
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Sybase
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) Qt
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Qt Creator
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Squid
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

C++
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Qt Creator
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Escalation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Kernel Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Korn
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Squid
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Sybase
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