The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 44 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 11 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.79% 3.66% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.72% 5.31% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 9
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £40,000 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
233 320 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 59.14% 68.82% 61.37%
Number of salaries quoted 190 300 242
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

C++
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Liverpool region.

C++ Salary Trend in Liverpool

C++
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Liverpool

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 24 (70.59%) C#
2 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 17 (50.00%) Linux
3 16 (47.06%) Java
4 12 (35.29%) SQL
4 12 (35.29%) Automated Testing
5 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (32.35%) HTML
5 11 (32.35%) .NET
5 11 (32.35%) QA
6 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
8 8 (23.53%) OO
8 8 (23.53%) Web Services
8 8 (23.53%) Multithreading
8 8 (23.53%) Manual Testing
9 7 (20.59%) UML
9 7 (20.59%) C
10 6 (17.65%) Degree
10 6 (17.65%) HTML5
11 5 (14.71%) CSS
11 5 (14.71%) XML
12 4 (11.76%) UNIX
12 4 (11.76%) VLDB
12 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
12 4 (11.76%) STL
12 4 (11.76%) VB
12 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
12 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
12 4 (11.76%) Games

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (5.88%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) VLDB
3 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) JIRA
1 3 (8.82%) Subversion
2 2 (5.88%) Selenium
2 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Jasmine
2 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (11.76%) Games
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Tester
3 10 (29.41%) C++ Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Automation Tester
5 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
6 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Software Tester
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior C++ Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) QA Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Software Manager
9 1 (2.94%) C++ Software Developer
9 1 (2.94%) C Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Release Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) HTML
1 11 (32.35%) .NET
2 8 (23.53%) Web Services
3 6 (17.65%) HTML5
4 5 (14.71%) CSS
4 5 (14.71%) XML
5 4 (11.76%) STL
5 4 (11.76%) CSS3
6 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.88%) MSMQ
7 2 (5.88%) Middleware
7 2 (5.88%) SOAP
7 2 (5.88%) JMS
7 2 (5.88%) jQuery
7 2 (5.88%) Mason
7 2 (5.88%) Qt
7 2 (5.88%) WebSockets
7 2 (5.88%) Backbone.js
7 2 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (5.88%) Online Games
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
1 17 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Automated Testing
2 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) OO
3 8 (23.53%) Multithreading
3 8 (23.53%) Manual Testing
4 7 (20.59%) UML
5 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.76%) Scrum
5 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Performance Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Load Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.88%) TDD
6 2 (5.88%) Pair Programming
6 2 (5.88%) MVC
6 2 (5.88%) Kanban
6 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
7 1 (2.94%) Game Development
7 1 (2.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) C#
2 16 (47.06%) Java
3 12 (35.29%) SQL
4 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
5 7 (20.59%) C
6 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 4 (11.76%) VB
6 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
7 3 (8.82%) Python
8 2 (5.88%) Perl
8 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.88%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) TIBCO
2 1 (2.94%) Perforce
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £30 - £45 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago