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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 42 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 20 41 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.79% 8.52% 5.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.62% 13.44% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 38 26
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £67,500
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
302 305 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 57.20% 63.41% 61.96%
Number of salaries quoted 271 281 316
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 25 July 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Liverpool

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 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 24 (72.73%) Linux
2 16 (48.48%) PHP
3 15 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (42.42%) C#
5 13 (39.39%) STL
6 12 (36.36%) Java
7 11 (33.33%) Windows
8 10 (30.30%) QA
8 10 (30.30%) Selenium
8 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
8 10 (30.30%) Cucumber
8 10 (30.30%) SoapUI
8 10 (30.30%) Test Strategy
9 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 8 (24.24%) Games
10 8 (24.24%) Qt
11 7 (21.21%) JIRA
12 5 (15.15%) Online Games
12 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
12 5 (15.15%) SOAP
12 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
12 5 (15.15%) Perl
12 5 (15.15%) OO
12 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
12 5 (15.15%) WebDriver
12 5 (15.15%) Open Source
12 5 (15.15%) Gherkin
13 4 (12.12%) UML
13 4 (12.12%) XML
13 4 (12.12%) HTML

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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%) Node.js
1 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.09%) MySQL
4 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Selenium
1 10 (30.30%) Cucumber
1 10 (30.30%) SoapUI
2 7 (21.21%) JIRA
3 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
3 5 (15.15%) WebDriver
4 3 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 8 (24.24%) Games
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Online Betting
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) C++ Developer
3 8 (24.24%) PHP Developer
4 5 (15.15%) QA Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Tester
4 5 (15.15%) Automation Tester
5 4 (12.12%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior C++ Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Trainer
8 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Quality Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Software Programmer
8 1 (3.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) STL
2 8 (24.24%) Qt
3 5 (15.15%) Gherkin
3 5 (15.15%) SOAP
4 4 (12.12%) HTML
4 4 (12.12%) XML
5 3 (9.09%) XML Messaging
5 3 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (9.09%) Web Services
6 2 (6.06%) WebKit
6 2 (6.06%) QML
6 2 (6.06%) jQuery
7 1 (3.03%) Mason
7 1 (3.03%) .NET
7 1 (3.03%) MFC
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.03%) CSS
7 1 (3.03%) HTML5
7 1 (3.03%) WebSockets
7 1 (3.03%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Online Games
1 5 (15.15%) Open Source
2 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.03%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Linux
2 11 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) UNIX
4 1 (3.03%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
1 10 (30.30%) Test Strategy
2 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
2 5 (15.15%) OO
3 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
3 4 (12.12%) UML
4 3 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 3 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (6.06%) SOA
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) MVC
6 1 (3.03%) Data Management
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.03%) Data Analytics
6 1 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) PHP
2 14 (42.42%) C#
3 12 (36.36%) Java
4 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.15%) Perl
5 3 (9.09%) SQL
5 3 (9.09%) C
5 3 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (3.03%) VC++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Twitter
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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