The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank - 25 35
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 1.55% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.39% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
66 59 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 34.74% 45.74% 48.98%
Number of salaries quoted 65 51 73
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £44,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
West Yorkshire

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 1 August 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) RUP
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Military
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) IVR

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Military
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) WinForms
2 1 (25.00%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) UML
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) RUP
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle