The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 31 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 1.60% 1.72% 3.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.22% 2.06% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £22,000 £35,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% -24.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Crewe region.

Programming Languages Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
90 97 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 72.00% 83.62% 69.49%
Number of salaries quoted 67 67 67
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £46,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Crewe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

C++
Salary Trend in Crewe

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

C++ Salary Trend in Crewe

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) WinForms
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SCADA
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) OO

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Crewe 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) WinForms
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) SCADA
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) VC++
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft