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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank - 35 34
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 1.01% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.76% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £40,438 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
83 42 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 45.11% 21.11% 34.27%
Number of salaries quoted 66 39 44
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 10 (83.33%) SQL
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) C
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 5 (41.67%) VBScript
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) Unix
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
3 5 (41.67%) Change Management
3 5 (41.67%) Electronic Trading
3 5 (41.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Electronics
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
4 2 (16.67%) Automotive
4 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) Games
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (16.67%) Games
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Applications Support
2 5 (41.67%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Perl Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C++/Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
1 5 (41.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) Electronic Trading
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) C
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
3 5 (41.67%) VBScript
4 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree