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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 20 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 2.80% 12.41% 6.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.82% 21.95% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 9
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £42,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £44,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median 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
44 82 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 41.12% 56.55% 65.10%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 65
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 30 May 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 +2 2 £34,250 -19.41%
C++
Northern Ireland

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 30 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for C++.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Qt
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Qt Creator
3 1 (33.33%) Defensive Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) VxWorks
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (33.33%) Squid
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Perl

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 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Qt Creator
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Escalation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) VxWorks
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Defensive Programming
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
1 1 (33.33%) Squid