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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 28 63 56
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 23 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.12% 0.63% 1.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.22% 1.05% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 9
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
225 286 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 59.84% 60.21% 68.31%
Number of salaries quoted 174 261 267
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 20 October 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Liverpool

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 25 (62.50%) Linux
2 23 (57.50%) C#
3 14 (35.00%) Java
3 14 (35.00%) Windows
4 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (27.50%) STL
5 11 (27.50%) PHP
5 11 (27.50%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (25.00%) JIRA
6 10 (25.00%) Games
6 10 (25.00%) SQL
6 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (22.50%) HTML
8 8 (20.00%) Cucumber
8 8 (20.00%) SoapUI
8 8 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 8 (20.00%) QA
8 8 (20.00%) Selenium
8 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 8 (20.00%) .NET
8 8 (20.00%) Web Services
9 7 (17.50%) SOAP
9 7 (17.50%) WebDriver
9 7 (17.50%) Online Games
9 7 (17.50%) HTML5
10 6 (15.00%) Multithreading
10 6 (15.00%) CSS
10 6 (15.00%) Degree
11 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 3 (7.50%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (27.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) JIRA
2 8 (20.00%) Selenium
2 8 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 7 (17.50%) WebDriver
4 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.00%) Subversion
5 2 (5.00%) Jasmine
General
1 10 (25.00%) Games
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
2 3 (7.50%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Online Betting
3 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Developer
2 16 (40.00%) C++ Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Tester
3 9 (22.50%) Automation Tester
4 8 (20.00%) PHP Developer
5 5 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 5 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Software Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) QA Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) C Developer
8 1 (2.50%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior C++ Developer
8 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) QA Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) STL
2 9 (22.50%) HTML
3 8 (20.00%) .NET
3 8 (20.00%) Web Services
4 7 (17.50%) SOAP
4 7 (17.50%) HTML5
5 6 (15.00%) CSS
6 5 (12.50%) Qt
7 4 (10.00%) CSS3
7 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (7.50%) WebSockets
8 3 (7.50%) QML
8 3 (7.50%) Mason
9 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.00%) Backbone.js
9 2 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (5.00%) jQuery
9 2 (5.00%) XML
9 2 (5.00%) MSMQ
9 2 (5.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Online Games
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.50%) Open Source
5 1 (2.50%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Linux
2 14 (35.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (15.00%) Multithreading
4 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 5 (12.50%) OO
5 4 (10.00%) MVC
5 4 (10.00%) Scrum
5 4 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (7.50%) UML
7 2 (5.00%) TDD
7 2 (5.00%) Pair Programming
7 2 (5.00%) Web Development
7 2 (5.00%) Kanban
8 1 (2.50%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Data Management
8 1 (2.50%) OOP
8 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.50%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) C#
2 14 (35.00%) Java
3 11 (27.50%) PHP
4 10 (25.00%) SQL
4 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.50%) C
6 2 (5.00%) Python
6 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.00%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.50%) VC++
7 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) TIBCO
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Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 2 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago