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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 32 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 23 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.03% 2.73% 4.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.81% 4.63% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 20
Average salary £27,500 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £26,850 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
261 281 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 57.11% 58.91% 64.13%
Number of salaries quoted 227 262 312
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 27 August 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Liverpool

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) PHP
3 12 (38.71%) C#
3 12 (38.71%) STL
3 12 (38.71%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (35.48%) Java
5 10 (32.26%) Games
5 10 (32.26%) JIRA
6 9 (29.03%) Selenium
6 9 (29.03%) Test Automation
6 9 (29.03%) Windows
6 9 (29.03%) Cucumber
6 9 (29.03%) SoapUI
6 9 (29.03%) Test Strategy
7 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
8 7 (22.58%) Online Games
8 7 (22.58%) SOAP
8 7 (22.58%) WebDriver
9 6 (19.35%) Qt
10 5 (16.13%) SQL
10 5 (16.13%) OO
10 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
11 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
11 4 (12.90%) Perl
11 4 (12.90%) C
11 4 (12.90%) QA
11 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
12 3 (9.68%) MVC
12 3 (9.68%) Finance
12 3 (9.68%) XML

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (3.23%) Node.js
1 1 (3.23%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) JIRA
2 9 (29.03%) Selenium
2 9 (29.03%) Cucumber
2 9 (29.03%) SoapUI
3 7 (22.58%) WebDriver
4 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.45%) Subversion
General
1 10 (32.26%) Games
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Online Betting
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Developer
2 14 (45.16%) C++ Developer
3 8 (25.81%) PHP Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Tester
4 7 (22.58%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Trainer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Programmer
5 2 (6.45%) QA Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior C++ Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Software Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Head of Development
6 1 (3.23%) Quality Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) STL
2 7 (22.58%) SOAP
3 6 (19.35%) Qt
4 3 (9.68%) QML
4 3 (9.68%) XML
5 2 (6.45%) XML Messaging
5 2 (6.45%) Web Services
5 2 (6.45%) HTML
5 2 (6.45%) .NET
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.45%) Gherkin
5 2 (6.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (3.23%) HTML5
6 1 (3.23%) WebSockets
6 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.23%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (3.23%) CSS
6 1 (3.23%) MFC
6 1 (3.23%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Online Games
2 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.45%) Open Source
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.23%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) UNIX
4 1 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Test Automation
1 9 (29.03%) Test Strategy
2 5 (16.13%) OO
3 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.68%) MVC
4 3 (9.68%) UML
4 3 (9.68%) Analytics
5 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.45%) SOA
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.23%) Data Management
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Web Development
6 1 (3.23%) Data Analytics
6 1 (3.23%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) PHP
2 12 (38.71%) C#
3 11 (35.48%) Java
4 5 (16.13%) SQL
5 4 (12.90%) C
5 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) Perl
6 3 (9.68%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) VC++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Twitter
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
Liverpool, Merseyside
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago