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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 56 44 69
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +25
Permanent jobs citing C++ 11 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.04% 2.04% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.62% 4.07% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 1
Median salary £39,000 £43,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.30% +72.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
304 221 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 56.40% 50.00% 63.01%
Number of salaries quoted 269 177 312
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £25,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chorley +1 5 £42,500 -
Blackburn - 4 £33,250 -
Burnley - 1 £35,000 - 2
Preston - 1 £39,000 - 1
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 10 (83.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) RESTful
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (33.33%) vSphere
5 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (33.33%) Unix
5 4 (33.33%) DHCP
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) IPv4
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) vCloud
5 4 (33.33%) OpenStack
6 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (25.00%) C
6 3 (25.00%) JIRA
6 3 (25.00%) Software Testing

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 (33.33%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Gerrit
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Junior
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (25.00%) WinForms
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) Laravel
3 2 (16.67%) WPF
4 1 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Kanban
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) MVVM
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (16.67%) OOD
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 3 (25.00%) C
6 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (16.67%) Perl
7 2 (16.67%) PHP
7 2 (16.67%) Python
7 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) vCloud
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) DevExpress
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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