The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 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 Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 48 20 36
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +16
Permanent jobs citing C++ 12 47 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.32% 10.24% 6.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.14% 15.61% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 12 43 24
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £53,500 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
290 301 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 55.98% 65.58% 63.20%
Number of salaries quoted 264 277 298
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
Merseyside

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 9 July 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Liverpool

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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 27 (81.82%) Linux
2 18 (54.55%) QA
3 17 (51.52%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (51.52%) C#
3 17 (51.52%) PHP
4 16 (48.48%) Windows
5 13 (39.39%) Java
6 11 (33.33%) STL
6 11 (33.33%) Selenium
6 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 11 (33.33%) Qt
6 11 (33.33%) SoapUI
6 11 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 11 (33.33%) Cucumber
7 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
8 8 (24.24%) Open Source
8 8 (24.24%) Software Testing
8 8 (24.24%) Gherkin
9 7 (21.21%) MySQL
9 7 (21.21%) Client/Server
10 6 (18.18%) Internet
10 6 (18.18%) Perl
10 6 (18.18%) HTML
10 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
10 6 (18.18%) Games
10 6 (18.18%) WebKit
11 5 (15.15%) jQuery
11 5 (15.15%) UML
12 4 (12.12%) OO

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 7 (21.21%) MySQL
4 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.03%) Big Data
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Selenium
1 11 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 11 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) Subversion
3 3 (9.09%) WebDriver
3 3 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 6 (18.18%) Games
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) C++ Developer
3 8 (24.24%) QA Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) QA Automation Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Test Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) PHP Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior C++ Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Tester
7 3 (9.09%) Automation Tester
8 2 (6.06%) Programmer
8 2 (6.06%) Trainer
8 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Software Programmer
9 1 (3.03%) Head of Development
9 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Quality Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) STL
1 11 (33.33%) Qt
2 8 (24.24%) Gherkin
3 6 (18.18%) HTML
3 6 (18.18%) WebKit
4 5 (15.15%) jQuery
5 4 (12.12%) Web Services
5 4 (12.12%) XML
5 4 (12.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (12.12%) XML Messaging
6 3 (9.09%) SOAP
7 1 (3.03%) CSS
7 1 (3.03%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.03%) WebSockets
7 1 (3.03%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Open Source
2 7 (21.21%) Client/Server
3 3 (9.09%) Online Games
4 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.03%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 27 (81.82%) Linux
2 16 (48.48%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) UNIX
4 1 (3.03%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 11 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 8 (24.24%) Software Testing
3 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.15%) UML
5 4 (12.12%) OO
5 4 (12.12%) Multithreading
5 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.09%) Analytics
7 2 (6.06%) SOA
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) Data Management
8 1 (3.03%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Web Development
8 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.03%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) C#
1 17 (51.52%) PHP
2 13 (39.39%) Java
3 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.18%) Perl
5 3 (9.09%) C
5 3 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (3.03%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (54.55%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Twitter
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle