The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
North West / Lancashire
Rank 53 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing C++ 6 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.34% 2.04% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.38% 3.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Median salary £30,250 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
252 189 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 56.25% 55.10% 56.85%
Number of salaries quoted 235 156 248
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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++
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Lancashire

C++
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn - 3 £21,500 -
Chorley -6 2 £42,500 -
Preston - 1 £39,000 -
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for C++.

1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) .NET
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) WinForms
4 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (40.00%) Degree
5 6 (40.00%) RESTful
6 5 (33.33%) JIRA
6 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Linux
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 5 (33.33%) C
7 4 (26.67%) Unix
7 4 (26.67%) MVC
7 4 (26.67%) Scrum
7 4 (26.67%) VMware
7 4 (26.67%) OOD
7 4 (26.67%) DHCP
7 4 (26.67%) DNS
7 4 (26.67%) IPv4
7 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 4 (26.67%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (26.67%) OO
7 4 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DHCP
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
1 4 (26.67%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
2 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (13.33%) Gerrit
5 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Deployment Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Junior
4 3 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) WinForms
3 6 (40.00%) RESTful
4 4 (26.67%) WPF
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.67%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Kanban
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) MVVM
3 4 (26.67%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (26.67%) OOD
3 4 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) V-Model
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) C
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
5 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (6.67%) Perl
7 1 (6.67%) PHP
7 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) vCloud
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (26.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) DevExpress
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft