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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank - 58 42
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.92% 3.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.59% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 10
Average salary - £47,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +44.61%
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
265 252 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 55.67% 58.06% 60.34%
Number of salaries quoted 238 232 246
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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++
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 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%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
Colne, Lancashire
Tharstern Limited
Salary: £competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago