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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 67 88 96
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 218 202 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.94% 3.16% 2.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.33% 6.07% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 174 193 162
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,250
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
2975 3326 3884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.75% 52.05% 54.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2571 2826 3300
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,486 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +11 187 £40,000 +6.66% 33
Cheshire +28 17 £20,500 -55.67% 6
Merseyside -5 6 £37,500 - 5
Lancashire +7 1 £38,500 -18.94% 1
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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++.

1 197 (46.46%) Software Engineering
2 180 (42.45%) Java
3 153 (36.08%) Agile Software Development
4 152 (35.85%) C#
5 148 (34.91%) Degree
6 138 (32.55%) OO
7 135 (31.84%) Windows
8 118 (27.83%) .NET
9 115 (27.12%) C
10 104 (24.53%) Computer Science
11 95 (22.41%) Multithreading
12 91 (21.46%) SQL
13 81 (19.10%) JavaScript
14 80 (18.87%) Visual Studio
15 76 (17.92%) Linux
16 74 (17.45%) Electronics
17 71 (16.75%) Scrum
17 71 (16.75%) Continuous Integration
18 69 (16.27%) HTML
19 63 (14.86%) OOD
20 62 (14.62%) PHP
21 61 (14.39%) CSS
22 60 (14.15%) SQL Server
23 54 (12.74%) Web Services
24 51 (12.03%) Python
25 47 (11.08%) Finance
26 46 (10.85%) Games
27 45 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
28 44 (10.38%) Algorithms
28 44 (10.38%) Unix

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 9 (2.12%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.65%) Apache
2 7 (1.65%) OpenStack
3 6 (1.42%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.18%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (0.94%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.94%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 2 (0.47%) CMS
6 2 (0.47%) nginx
7 1 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.47%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.65%) PaaS
2 6 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.18%) GitHub
4 4 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.71%) SaaS
6 2 (0.47%) IaaS
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.24%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.08%) Wireless
2 20 (4.72%) TCP/IP
3 18 (4.25%) 802.11
4 17 (4.01%) Network Security
5 8 (1.89%) HTTP
6 4 (0.94%) FTP
7 3 (0.71%) Internet
8 2 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (14.15%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.07%) MySQL
3 11 (2.59%) Big Data
4 10 (2.36%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.89%) Data Mining
6 6 (1.42%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.18%) DB2
7 5 (1.18%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.94%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.47%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.24%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.24%) HBase
10 1 (0.24%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.24%) Redis
Development Applications
1 80 (18.87%) Visual Studio
2 41 (9.67%) Git (software)
3 33 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (6.37%) JUnit
5 26 (6.13%) NUnit
6 25 (5.90%) MSTest
6 25 (5.90%) Subversion
7 14 (3.30%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.42%) Maven
9 5 (1.18%) gulp
10 3 (0.71%) Android Studio
10 3 (0.71%) JIRA
10 3 (0.71%) Xcode
11 2 (0.47%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.24%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.24%) Selenium
12 1 (0.24%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.24%) WebDriver
General
1 74 (17.45%) Electronics
2 47 (11.08%) Finance
3 46 (10.85%) Games
4 15 (3.54%) Manufacturing
5 14 (3.30%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.12%) Banking
7 8 (1.89%) Retail
8 7 (1.65%) Marketing
9 5 (1.18%) iGaming
9 5 (1.18%) Law
10 4 (0.94%) Automotive
11 3 (0.71%) Publishing
12 2 (0.47%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 171 (40.33%) Developer
2 123 (29.01%) Software Engineer
3 63 (14.86%) C++ Software Engineer
4 60 (14.15%) C++ Developer
5 53 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 41 (9.67%) Java Developer
7 30 (7.08%) C# Software Engineer
8 28 (6.60%) Embedded Engineer
9 26 (6.13%) .NET Software Engineer
10 24 (5.66%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 24 (5.66%) Lead Developer
11 20 (4.72%) Graduate
12 19 (4.48%) Audio Engineer
13 17 (4.01%) Junior
13 17 (4.01%) Senior Developer
14 16 (3.77%) Consultant
14 16 (3.77%) Security Manager
14 16 (3.77%) Unix Engineer
15 15 (3.54%) C Software Engineer
15 15 (3.54%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (27.83%) .NET
2 69 (16.27%) HTML
3 61 (14.39%) CSS
4 54 (12.74%) Web Services
5 44 (10.38%) XML
6 43 (10.14%) J2EE
7 42 (9.91%) jQuery
8 38 (8.96%) ASP.NET
9 32 (7.55%) SOAP
9 32 (7.55%) WCF
10 30 (7.08%) LINQ
10 30 (7.08%) RESTful
11 29 (6.84%) WPF
12 26 (6.13%) HTML5
13 25 (5.90%) Silverlight
13 25 (5.90%) WF
13 25 (5.90%) XSLT
14 19 (4.48%) REST
15 18 (4.25%) 802.1X
15 18 (4.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 104 (24.53%) Computer Science
2 45 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (10.38%) Algorithms
4 34 (8.02%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (5.90%) Augmented Reality
6 20 (4.72%) Embedded Systems
7 19 (4.48%) iPad
8 17 (4.01%) Blog
8 17 (4.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 16 (3.77%) N-Tier
10 15 (3.54%) Kinect
11 14 (3.30%) User Experience
12 13 (3.07%) 3D Graphics
12 13 (3.07%) Mobile App
13 10 (2.36%) Statistics
14 8 (1.89%) CUDA
14 8 (1.89%) Device Driver
14 8 (1.89%) Mathematics
15 7 (1.65%) Client/Server
15 7 (1.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 135 (31.84%) Windows
2 76 (17.92%) Linux
3 44 (10.38%) Unix
4 23 (5.42%) Embedded Linux
5 19 (4.48%) Windows XP
6 14 (3.30%) Android
7 13 (3.07%) Apple iOS
8 12 (2.83%) Windows CE
9 11 (2.59%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.18%) CoreOS
11 4 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.71%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.47%) CentOS
13 2 (0.47%) Debian
13 2 (0.47%) OpenWrt
13 2 (0.47%) Windows Server
13 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (46.46%) Software Engineering
2 153 (36.08%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (32.55%) OO
4 95 (22.41%) Multithreading
5 71 (16.75%) Continuous Integration
5 71 (16.75%) Scrum
6 63 (14.86%) OOD
7 40 (9.43%) Unit Testing
8 39 (9.20%) Mentoring
8 39 (9.20%) UML
9 30 (7.08%) OOP
10 26 (6.13%) Use Case
11 25 (5.90%) Concurrent Programming
11 25 (5.90%) DSDM
11 25 (5.90%) MVVM
11 25 (5.90%) RUP
11 25 (5.90%) Service Delivery
12 24 (5.66%) Machine Learning
13 23 (5.42%) Project Management
14 18 (4.25%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 180 (42.45%) Java
2 152 (35.85%) C#
3 115 (27.12%) C
4 91 (21.46%) SQL
5 81 (19.10%) JavaScript
6 62 (14.62%) PHP
7 51 (12.03%) Python
8 27 (6.37%) Perl
9 25 (5.90%) PL/SQL
9 25 (5.90%) Ruby
9 25 (5.90%) T-SQL
10 23 (5.42%) Objective-C
11 22 (5.19%) Embedded C
11 22 (5.19%) VB.NET
11 22 (5.19%) VC++
12 21 (4.95%) MATLAB
13 9 (2.12%) R
13 9 (2.12%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.42%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.42%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 148 (34.91%) Degree
2 36 (8.49%) PhD
3 23 (5.42%) Security Cleared
4 17 (4.01%) CHECK Team Leader
4 17 (4.01%) CREST Certified
5 12 (2.83%) Cyber Scheme
5 12 (2.83%) Tigerscheme
6 11 (2.59%) HNC
6 11 (2.59%) HND
7 5 (1.18%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.71%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.24%) ISEB
9 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.42%) QA
2 10 (2.36%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.24%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.24%) JTAG
System Software
1 7 (1.65%) Firmware
2 6 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.42%) Ceph
3 5 (1.18%) Docker
4 3 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.47%) Varnish
6 1 (0.24%) HDFS
6 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (3.30%) Puppet
2 9 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.18%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.71%) CFEngine
5 2 (0.47%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.47%) Cacti
5 2 (0.47%) Munin
5 2 (0.47%) Nagios
Vendors
1 44 (10.38%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.25%) Oracle
3 16 (3.77%) BT
4 9 (2.12%) IBM
5 7 (1.65%) VMware
6 6 (1.42%) SAP
7 4 (0.94%) MuleSoft
7 4 (0.94%) Software AG
7 4 (0.94%) webMethods
8 3 (0.71%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.47%) Apple
9 2 (0.47%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.47%) Facebook
9 2 (0.47%) Twitter
10 1 (0.24%) Cisco
10 1 (0.24%) Citrix
10 1 (0.24%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.24%) F5
10 1 (0.24%) HP
10 1 (0.24%) Intel Security
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