The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 59 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.75% 2.51% 3.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 4.48% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 21
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
285 268 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 53.37% 55.95% 66.50%
Number of salaries quoted 226 225 366
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £29,500
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 Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

C++
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Merseyside region.

C++ Salary Trend in Merseyside

C++
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -10 4 £25,000 -37.50% 3
C++
North West

C++
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago