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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 34 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.58% - 1.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.39% - 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £39,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
72 80 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 41.86% 57.14% 54.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62 67 96
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,450 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Lua
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) RUP
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle