The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 72 82 102
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 193 213 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.42% 3.33% 2.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.62% 6.36% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 152 199 159
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2917 3348 3952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 51.67% 52.28% 56.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2498 2831 3372
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

C++
Salary Trend in the North West

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

C++ Salary Trend in the North West

C++
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in the North West

C++
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 150 £40,000 - 30
Cheshire +35 35 £40,000 -15.78% 5
Merseyside +4 8 £35,000 +9.37% 4
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for C++.

1 180 (47.87%) Software Engineering
2 175 (46.54%) Java
3 148 (39.36%) C#
4 140 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
5 135 (35.90%) OO
6 132 (35.11%) Windows
7 124 (32.98%) Degree
8 123 (32.71%) .NET
9 114 (30.32%) C
10 96 (25.53%) Multithreading
11 93 (24.73%) SQL
12 83 (22.07%) Linux
13 80 (21.28%) Visual Studio
14 78 (20.74%) JavaScript
15 73 (19.41%) Scrum
15 73 (19.41%) Continuous Integration
16 67 (17.82%) HTML
17 65 (17.29%) PHP
18 64 (17.02%) SQL Server
18 64 (17.02%) Computer Science
19 63 (16.76%) OOD
20 59 (15.69%) Web Services
21 56 (14.89%) CSS
22 50 (13.30%) XML
23 48 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
24 47 (12.50%) Games
24 47 (12.50%) Electronics
25 45 (11.97%) Microsoft
26 42 (11.17%) UML
26 42 (11.17%) J2EE

C++
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (3.19%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.39%) WebSphere
3 8 (2.13%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 7 (1.86%) Node.js
4 7 (1.86%) OpenStack
5 6 (1.60%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.33%) Apache
7 4 (1.06%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.27%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.27%) nginx
9 1 (0.27%) SAS
9 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.53%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.27%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.33%) GitHub
3 4 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.06%) PaaS
4 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.79%) Network Security
1 18 (4.79%) Wireless
2 14 (3.72%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.66%) 802.11
4 9 (2.39%) HTTP
5 7 (1.86%) Internet
6 5 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (1.06%) FTP
8 2 (0.53%) VPN
8 2 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.27%) DNS
9 1 (0.27%) Firewall
9 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.72%) Relational Database
3 13 (3.46%) MySQL
4 7 (1.86%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.60%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.33%) DB2
6 5 (1.33%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.80%) Big Data
8 2 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.53%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.27%) HBase
9 1 (0.27%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 80 (21.28%) Visual Studio
2 31 (8.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (7.45%) Git (software)
3 28 (7.45%) JUnit
4 26 (6.91%) NUnit
5 25 (6.65%) MSTest
5 25 (6.65%) Subversion
6 10 (2.66%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.33%) Maven
8 4 (1.06%) gulp
8 4 (1.06%) Xcode
9 2 (0.53%) JIRA
9 2 (0.53%) Selenium
10 1 (0.27%) Ant
10 1 (0.27%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.27%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.27%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.27%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.27%) WebDriver
General
1 47 (12.50%) Electronics
1 47 (12.50%) Games
2 39 (10.37%) Finance
3 9 (2.39%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.13%) Retail
4 8 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.86%) Banking
6 4 (1.06%) Automotive
6 4 (1.06%) iGaming
6 4 (1.06%) Law
7 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 164 (43.62%) Developer
2 113 (30.05%) Software Engineer
3 57 (15.16%) C++ Developer
3 57 (15.16%) C++ Software Engineer
4 46 (12.23%) Software Developer
5 42 (11.17%) Java Developer
6 30 (7.98%) C# Software Engineer
7 26 (6.91%) .NET Software Engineer
8 23 (6.12%) Lead Developer
9 19 (5.05%) Embedded Engineer
10 17 (4.52%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 16 (4.26%) C Software Engineer
11 16 (4.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 16 (4.26%) Games Engineer
11 16 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
12 15 (3.99%) Senior Developer
13 14 (3.72%) Audio Engineer
13 14 (3.72%) Consultant
14 13 (3.46%) Graduate
14 13 (3.46%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (32.71%) .NET
2 67 (17.82%) HTML
3 59 (15.69%) Web Services
4 56 (14.89%) CSS
5 50 (13.30%) XML
6 42 (11.17%) J2EE
6 42 (11.17%) jQuery
7 39 (10.37%) ASP.NET
8 32 (8.51%) SOAP
8 32 (8.51%) WCF
9 29 (7.71%) RESTful
9 29 (7.71%) WPF
10 28 (7.45%) LINQ
11 25 (6.65%) Silverlight
11 25 (6.65%) WF
11 25 (6.65%) XSLT
12 24 (6.38%) HTML5
13 17 (4.52%) REST
14 16 (4.26%) Ruby on Rails
15 13 (3.46%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 64 (17.02%) Computer Science
2 48 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (9.31%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (5.59%) Algorithms
5 19 (5.05%) Embedded Systems
6 18 (4.79%) Blog
7 14 (3.72%) User Experience
8 13 (3.46%) iPad
8 13 (3.46%) Mobile App
8 13 (3.46%) N-Tier
9 12 (3.19%) 3D Graphics
10 11 (2.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 10 (2.66%) Management Information System
12 9 (2.39%) Augmented Reality
13 7 (1.86%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.86%) Device Driver
13 7 (1.86%) Driving Licence
13 7 (1.86%) Kinect
13 7 (1.86%) Mathematics
14 5 (1.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 132 (35.11%) Windows
2 83 (22.07%) Linux
3 34 (9.04%) Unix
4 27 (7.18%) Embedded Linux
5 20 (5.32%) Windows XP
6 15 (3.99%) Windows CE
7 12 (3.19%) Android
7 12 (3.19%) Apple iOS
8 10 (2.66%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.06%) CoreOS
10 3 (0.80%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.80%) Solaris
10 3 (0.80%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.53%) CentOS
11 2 (0.53%) OpenWrt
12 1 (0.27%) Debian
12 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (47.87%) Software Engineering
2 140 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (35.90%) OO
4 96 (25.53%) Multithreading
5 73 (19.41%) Continuous Integration
5 73 (19.41%) Scrum
6 63 (16.76%) OOD
7 42 (11.17%) UML
8 38 (10.11%) Unit Testing
9 34 (9.04%) Mentoring
10 31 (8.24%) Use Case
11 30 (7.98%) OOP
12 25 (6.65%) Concurrent Programming
12 25 (6.65%) DSDM
12 25 (6.65%) MVVM
12 25 (6.65%) RUP
12 25 (6.65%) Service Delivery
13 23 (6.12%) Penetration Testing
14 21 (5.59%) Project Management
15 18 (4.79%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 175 (46.54%) Java
2 148 (39.36%) C#
3 114 (30.32%) C
4 93 (24.73%) SQL
5 78 (20.74%) JavaScript
6 65 (17.29%) PHP
7 41 (10.90%) Python
8 29 (7.71%) Perl
9 27 (7.18%) Ruby
10 26 (6.91%) Embedded C
11 25 (6.65%) Objective-C
11 25 (6.65%) PL/SQL
11 25 (6.65%) T-SQL
12 24 (6.38%) VC++
13 20 (5.32%) VB.NET
14 11 (2.93%) VB
15 8 (2.13%) Embedded C++
16 7 (1.86%) Shell Script
17 5 (1.33%) MATLAB
17 5 (1.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 124 (32.98%) Degree
2 28 (7.45%) Security Cleared
3 18 (4.79%) CHECK Team Leader
3 18 (4.79%) CREST Certified
4 16 (4.26%) PhD
5 14 (3.72%) HNC
5 14 (3.72%) HND
6 7 (1.86%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.60%) Cyber Scheme
7 6 (1.60%) Tigerscheme
8 5 (1.33%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.80%) CISSP
10 3 (0.80%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.80%) GCIA
10 3 (0.80%) GCIH
10 3 (0.80%) ISEB
10 3 (0.80%) SANS
11 1 (0.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.45%) QA
2 14 (3.72%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.27%) COSHH
System Software
1 6 (1.60%) Active Directory
1 6 (1.60%) Ceph
1 6 (1.60%) Firmware
2 4 (1.06%) Docker
3 2 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.27%) HDFS
4 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (3.19%) Puppet
2 7 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.06%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.80%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.27%) Cacti
5 1 (0.27%) Munin
5 1 (0.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 45 (11.97%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.32%) Oracle
3 15 (3.99%) IBM
4 8 (2.13%) BT
4 8 (2.13%) MuleSoft
4 8 (2.13%) Software AG
4 8 (2.13%) webMethods
5 5 (1.33%) VMware
6 3 (0.80%) SAP
7 2 (0.53%) Apple
7 2 (0.53%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.27%) Cisco
8 1 (0.27%) Citrix
8 1 (0.27%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.27%) F5
8 1 (0.27%) Facebook
8 1 (0.27%) HP
8 1 (0.27%) Twitter
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