The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 43 37 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 12 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.62% 5.21% 2.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.69% 8.01% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 14
Average salary £38,500 £30,500 £28,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.22% +8.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £35,000 £37,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
256 312 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 55.90% 65.00% 59.84%
Number of salaries quoted 230 280 359
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,508 £24,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,100 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
North West

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++
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn +5 5 £38,500 - 1
Preston -8 1 £40,000 +31.14%
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 16 (80.00%) HTML
2 15 (75.00%) Java
3 12 (60.00%) C
4 11 (55.00%) CSS
4 11 (55.00%) Scrum
4 11 (55.00%) HTML5
5 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (40.00%) Subversion
5 8 (40.00%) Spring
5 8 (40.00%) Tomcat
5 8 (40.00%) J2EE
6 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (30.00%) Internet
6 6 (30.00%) OOP
6 6 (30.00%) OO
6 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (30.00%) Ruby
6 6 (30.00%) Streaming Media
6 6 (30.00%) TDD
6 6 (30.00%) Pair Programming
6 6 (30.00%) Objective-C
6 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (30.00%) Android
6 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
6 6 (30.00%) CSS3
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (25.00%) Web Development
7 5 (25.00%) MVC
7 5 (25.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) .NET

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) HTML
2 11 (55.00%) CSS
2 11 (55.00%) HTML5
3 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 8 (40.00%) Spring
3 8 (40.00%) J2EE
4 6 (30.00%) CSS3
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (25.00%) .NET
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Streaming Media
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) New Media
2 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Android
1 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Scrum
2 6 (30.00%) OOP
2 6 (30.00%) OO
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (30.00%) TDD
2 6 (30.00%) Pair Programming
2 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (25.00%) Web Development
3 5 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) C
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) Ruby
3 6 (30.00%) Objective-C
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Lancaster
Jagger Talent Commercial Recruiters
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago