The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 44 52 41
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 16 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.54% 0.74% 2.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.13% 1.58% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 10
Median salary £31,500 £25,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £25,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
261 190 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 57.74% 46.91% 58.24%
Number of salaries quoted 210 154 173
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Liverpool

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for C++.

1 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) Python
2 10 (47.62%) Perl
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) Java
4 8 (38.10%) STL
5 7 (33.33%) Windows
6 6 (28.57%) C#
6 6 (28.57%) Ruby
7 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
8 4 (19.05%) Bourne shell
8 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
8 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
8 4 (19.05%) Puppet
8 4 (19.05%) HP
8 4 (19.05%) HPUX
8 4 (19.05%) OOP
8 4 (19.05%) Apache
8 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
8 4 (19.05%) IIS
8 4 (19.05%) CentOS
8 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (19.05%) Ubuntu
8 4 (19.05%) Korn
8 4 (19.05%) JIRA
8 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (19.05%) Banking
8 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
8 4 (19.05%) Fedora

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (19.05%) Apache
1 4 (19.05%) IIS
1 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
1 4 (19.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) C++ Developer
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
1 8 (38.10%) Junior
1 8 (38.10%) Junior C++ Developer
1 8 (38.10%) Junior Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) HPUX Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Release Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Build and Release Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Build Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Games Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) STL
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) Ajax
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Axis
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (4.76%) Classic ASP
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) Qt
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) iPad
2 1 (4.76%) Cybercrime
2 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.76%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) CentOS
3 4 (19.05%) Fedora
3 4 (19.05%) HPUX
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (19.05%) Ubuntu
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (19.05%) OOP
2 3 (14.29%) Game Development
2 3 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (9.52%) SDLC
4 1 (4.76%) API Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (4.76%) Device Driver Development
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.76%) Post-Production
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) TDD
4 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Perl
1 10 (47.62%) Python
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) Java
4 6 (28.57%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) Ruby
5 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
6 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
6 4 (19.05%) Bourne shell
6 4 (19.05%) Korn
7 3 (14.29%) C
7 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 2 (9.52%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) HP
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) Perforce