The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax 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 20 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 11 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 6.55% - 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.10% - 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
78 68 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 46.43% 38.86% 56.45%
Number of salaries quoted 60 68 61
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

C++
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

C++ Salary Trend in Halifax

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) VBScript
3 9 (75.00%) UNIX
3 9 (75.00%) Change Management
3 9 (75.00%) Banking
3 9 (75.00%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) WPF
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (8.33%) HTML5
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Electronics
5 1 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (8.33%) OpenGL
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) MFC

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (75.00%) Banking
1 9 (75.00%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) MFC
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) OpenGL
2 1 (8.33%) WPF
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 9 (75.00%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) VBScript
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 26 days ago