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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 53 43 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.91% 2.76% 3.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.82% 4.78% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 19
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London average 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
220 230 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 50.00% 57.79% 69.25%
Number of salaries quoted 179 191 314
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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++
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript