The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 52 52 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.23% 2.15% 5.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 3.77% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 16
Average salary £29,728 £39,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.25% +20.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
237 265 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 54.86% 56.87% 61.85%
Number of salaries quoted 206 246 271
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

C++
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

C++ Salary Trend in Lancashire

C++
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +12 1 £29,728 -25.68% 1
C++
North West

C++
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Ada
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Military
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Avionics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Military
1 1 (100.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Ada
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
Preston, Lancashire
BAE Systems
Salary: £29,728 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago