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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 30 55 47
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 24 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.52% 1.67% 3.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.49% 2.97% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 15
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £33,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £48,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
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
253 269 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 58.16% 56.28% 65.86%
Number of salaries quoted 216 245 302
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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 19 September 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Liverpool

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 20 (60.61%) Linux
2 14 (42.42%) C#
3 11 (33.33%) PHP
3 11 (33.33%) STL
3 11 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (30.30%) Games
4 10 (30.30%) JIRA
5 9 (27.27%) Selenium
5 9 (27.27%) Java
5 9 (27.27%) Windows
5 9 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 9 (27.27%) Cucumber
5 9 (27.27%) SoapUI
5 9 (27.27%) Test Strategy
6 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
7 7 (21.21%) Online Games
7 7 (21.21%) SOAP
7 7 (21.21%) WebDriver
8 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 6 (18.18%) SQL
9 5 (15.15%) Web Services
9 5 (15.15%) OO
9 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
9 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (15.15%) Qt
10 4 (12.12%) Degree
10 4 (12.12%) C
10 4 (12.12%) .NET
10 4 (12.12%) HTML
11 3 (9.09%) Perl

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) JIRA
2 9 (27.27%) Selenium
2 9 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 9 (27.27%) SoapUI
3 7 (21.21%) WebDriver
4 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 10 (30.30%) Games
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Online Betting
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) C++ Developer
3 8 (24.24%) PHP Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Tester
4 7 (21.21%) Automation Tester
5 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Trainer
6 2 (6.06%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior C++ Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C++/C# Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) STL
2 7 (21.21%) SOAP
3 5 (15.15%) Web Services
3 5 (15.15%) Qt
4 4 (12.12%) HTML
4 4 (12.12%) .NET
5 3 (9.09%) CSS
5 3 (9.09%) HTML5
5 3 (9.09%) QML
6 2 (6.06%) Gherkin
6 2 (6.06%) CSS3
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.06%) XML
7 1 (3.03%) XML Messaging
7 1 (3.03%) Mason
7 1 (3.03%) MFC
7 1 (3.03%) WebSockets
7 1 (3.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.03%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Online Games
2 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Open Source
4 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.03%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Linux
2 9 (27.27%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) UNIX
4 1 (3.03%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Test Automation
1 9 (27.27%) Test Strategy
2 5 (15.15%) OO
2 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
3 3 (9.09%) MVC
3 3 (9.09%) UML
3 3 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 2 (6.06%) Analytics
4 2 (6.06%) Scrum
4 2 (6.06%) SOA
4 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Web Development
5 1 (3.03%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) C#
2 11 (33.33%) PHP
3 9 (27.27%) Java
4 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.18%) SQL
5 4 (12.12%) C
6 3 (9.09%) Perl
7 2 (6.06%) Python
8 1 (3.03%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Twitter
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £30 - £45 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago