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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 45 42 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.47% 3.49% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.16% 6.80% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 8
Median salary £35,500 £32,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.93% -24.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,300 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £53,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
158 206 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 46.33% 51.37% 57.22%
Number of salaries quoted 116 163 284
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for C++.

1 7 (58.33%) OO
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) C
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 4 (33.33%) Web Development
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) Node.js
4 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (33.33%) User Experience
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) UML
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) STL
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (8.33%) Varnish
7 1 (8.33%) Puppet
7 1 (8.33%) Office Automation
7 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
7 1 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (8.33%) F5
7 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 1 (8.33%) QML
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (8.33%) AngularJS

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 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) 802.11
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior C++ Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Support
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) jQuery
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) STL
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (8.33%) QML
3 1 (8.33%) Qt
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) CentOS
2 1 (8.33%) Debian
2 1 (8.33%) OpenWrt
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Office Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) C
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) Varnish
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) Cacti
1 1 (8.33%) Munin
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix
1 1 (8.33%) F5
1 1 (8.33%) HP
1 1 (8.33%) VMware