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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 54 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.25% 0.66% 2.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.43% 1.12% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 12
Average salary - £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.37%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
231 268 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 57.75% 59.16% 56.36%
Number of salaries quoted 202 213 223
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 29 April 2016. 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
Chorley -9 1 - -
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) IBM
3 8 (61.54%) Degree
3 8 (61.54%) IBM Integration Bus
3 8 (61.54%) WebSphere
3 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
3 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (61.54%) MuleSoft
3 8 (61.54%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 8 (61.54%) Software AG
3 8 (61.54%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (61.54%) Middleware
3 8 (61.54%) webMethods
4 5 (38.46%) Unix
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Open Source
6 3 (23.08%) FMCG
6 3 (23.08%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) COBOL
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) SAP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (61.54%) WebSphere
1 8 (61.54%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Applications Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Integration Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Middleware Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Developer Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Lead Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Systems Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Leader
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) IBM Integration Bus
1 8 (61.54%) Middleware
1 8 (61.54%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) CSS3
3 2 (15.38%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) AS400
2 3 (23.08%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) OOP
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) COBOL
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) IBM
2 8 (61.54%) MuleSoft
2 8 (61.54%) Software AG
2 8 (61.54%) webMethods
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) SAP
Lancashire
Paramount Enterprises
Posted: 17 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Bonus, RSU, Pension, Medical, Travel, Health & Life Insura
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago