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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 69 97 99
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 221 193 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.79% 2.93% 2.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.09% 5.64% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 177 186 170
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
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
3118 3419 3849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.43% 51.91% 54.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2704 2886 3220
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +15 184 £40,000 +6.66% 32
Cheshire +24 15 £20,500 -48.75% 5
Merseyside +3 13 £36,750 -10.90% 3
Lancashire +12 1 £38,500 -18.94% 1
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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++.

1 188 (44.98%) Software Engineering
2 178 (42.58%) Java
3 149 (35.65%) Degree
4 147 (35.17%) Agile Software Development
5 142 (33.97%) C#
6 129 (30.86%) OO
7 116 (27.75%) Windows
8 112 (26.79%) .NET
9 106 (25.36%) Computer Science
10 102 (24.40%) C
11 98 (23.44%) SQL
12 82 (19.62%) JavaScript
13 78 (18.66%) Electronics
14 76 (18.18%) HTML
14 76 (18.18%) Multithreading
15 70 (16.75%) Linux
16 69 (16.51%) Visual Studio
17 67 (16.03%) Scrum
17 67 (16.03%) Continuous Integration
18 63 (15.07%) CSS
19 60 (14.35%) PHP
20 56 (13.40%) SQL Server
21 54 (12.92%) Python
22 52 (12.44%) OOD
23 51 (12.20%) Git (software)
24 50 (11.96%) Algorithms
24 50 (11.96%) Web Services
25 48 (11.48%) jQuery
26 46 (11.00%) Finance
27 45 (10.77%) XML

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 11 (2.63%) Apache
2 9 (2.15%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.67%) OpenStack
4 6 (1.44%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.44%) nginx
5 5 (1.20%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.48%) CMS
7 2 (0.48%) IBM Transformation Extender
7 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (6.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.48%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.67%) PaaS
2 6 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.20%) GitHub
4 3 (0.72%) SaaS
5 2 (0.48%) IaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.24%) iTunes
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (7.42%) Wireless
2 20 (4.78%) TCP/IP
3 19 (4.55%) 802.11
4 17 (4.07%) Network Security
5 4 (0.96%) FTP
6 3 (0.72%) HTTP
6 3 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.48%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.48%) Internet
7 2 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.48%) RFID
8 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (13.40%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.83%) MySQL
3 14 (3.35%) Big Data
4 10 (2.39%) Data Mining
5 7 (1.67%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.20%) DB2
7 5 (1.20%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.96%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.72%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.48%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.24%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.24%) HBase
11 1 (0.24%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.24%) Redis
Development Applications
1 69 (16.51%) Visual Studio
2 51 (12.20%) Git (software)
3 30 (7.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (6.70%) JUnit
5 27 (6.46%) NUnit
5 27 (6.46%) Subversion
6 26 (6.22%) MSTest
7 18 (4.31%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.44%) Maven
9 5 (1.20%) gulp
10 3 (0.72%) Android Studio
10 3 (0.72%) Xcode
11 2 (0.48%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.48%) JIRA
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 78 (18.66%) Electronics
2 46 (11.00%) Finance
3 40 (9.57%) Games
4 16 (3.83%) Manufacturing
5 14 (3.35%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.39%) Banking
7 8 (1.91%) Marketing
7 8 (1.91%) Retail
8 5 (1.20%) iGaming
8 5 (1.20%) Law
9 4 (0.96%) Automotive
10 3 (0.72%) Publishing
11 2 (0.48%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 156 (37.32%) Developer
2 118 (28.23%) Software Engineer
3 58 (13.88%) C++ Software Engineer
4 52 (12.44%) C++ Developer
5 49 (11.72%) Software Developer
6 41 (9.81%) Java Developer
7 33 (7.89%) C# Software Engineer
7 33 (7.89%) Embedded Engineer
8 28 (6.70%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 27 (6.46%) .NET Software Engineer
10 20 (4.78%) Graduate
11 17 (4.07%) Unix Engineer
12 16 (3.83%) Audio Engineer
12 16 (3.83%) Junior
12 16 (3.83%) Linux Engineer
12 16 (3.83%) Security Manager
13 15 (3.59%) C Software Engineer
13 15 (3.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 15 (3.59%) Graduate Developer
13 15 (3.59%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (26.79%) .NET
2 76 (18.18%) HTML
3 63 (15.07%) CSS
4 50 (11.96%) Web Services
5 48 (11.48%) jQuery
6 45 (10.77%) XML
7 43 (10.29%) J2EE
8 42 (10.05%) ASP.NET
9 32 (7.66%) SOAP
9 32 (7.66%) WPF
10 31 (7.42%) RESTful
11 30 (7.18%) LINQ
11 30 (7.18%) WCF
12 26 (6.22%) HTML5
12 26 (6.22%) Silverlight
12 26 (6.22%) WF
12 26 (6.22%) XSLT
13 20 (4.78%) STL
14 19 (4.55%) 802.1X
14 19 (4.55%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 106 (25.36%) Computer Science
2 50 (11.96%) Algorithms
3 40 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (6.70%) Augmented Reality
5 27 (6.46%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (5.02%) iPad
7 18 (4.31%) Embedded Systems
8 17 (4.07%) Blog
8 17 (4.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 17 (4.07%) N-Tier
9 16 (3.83%) Kinect
10 14 (3.35%) Mathematics
11 13 (3.11%) Mobile App
12 12 (2.87%) 3D Graphics
12 12 (2.87%) Statistics
13 10 (2.39%) CUDA
13 10 (2.39%) Device Driver
13 10 (2.39%) User Experience
14 5 (1.20%) Animation
15 4 (0.96%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 116 (27.75%) Windows
2 70 (16.75%) Linux
3 44 (10.53%) Unix
4 19 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
5 14 (3.35%) Android
6 13 (3.11%) Apple iOS
7 11 (2.63%) Windows XP
8 8 (1.91%) Mac OS X
8 8 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.91%) Windows CE
9 6 (1.44%) CentOS
9 6 (1.44%) Debian
9 6 (1.44%) Windows Server
9 6 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.20%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.48%) OpenWrt
12 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (44.98%) Software Engineering
2 147 (35.17%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (30.86%) OO
4 76 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 67 (16.03%) Continuous Integration
5 67 (16.03%) Scrum
6 52 (12.44%) OOD
7 40 (9.57%) Mentoring
7 40 (9.57%) Unit Testing
8 36 (8.61%) UML
9 27 (6.46%) Machine Learning
9 27 (6.46%) Use Case
10 26 (6.22%) Concurrent Programming
10 26 (6.22%) DSDM
10 26 (6.22%) MVVM
10 26 (6.22%) OOP
10 26 (6.22%) RUP
10 26 (6.22%) Service Delivery
11 22 (5.26%) Project Management
12 19 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 178 (42.58%) Java
2 142 (33.97%) C#
3 102 (24.40%) C
4 98 (23.44%) SQL
5 82 (19.62%) JavaScript
6 60 (14.35%) PHP
7 54 (12.92%) Python
8 27 (6.46%) MATLAB
8 27 (6.46%) PL/SQL
9 26 (6.22%) T-SQL
10 24 (5.74%) Objective-C
11 23 (5.50%) Perl
11 23 (5.50%) VB.NET
12 18 (4.31%) Embedded C
13 17 (4.07%) Ruby
14 14 (3.35%) VC++
15 11 (2.63%) R
16 10 (2.39%) Bash Shell
17 9 (2.15%) Shell Script
17 9 (2.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 149 (35.65%) Degree
2 38 (9.09%) PhD
3 23 (5.50%) Security Cleared
4 17 (4.07%) CHECK Team Leader
4 17 (4.07%) CREST Certified
5 12 (2.87%) Cyber Scheme
5 12 (2.87%) Tigerscheme
6 7 (1.67%) HNC
6 7 (1.67%) HND
7 5 (1.20%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.24%) ISEB
8 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.50%) QA
2 9 (2.15%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.24%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.24%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (2.15%) Firmware
2 6 (1.44%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.44%) Ceph
2 6 (1.44%) Varnish
3 5 (1.20%) Docker
4 3 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.24%) HDFS
5 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (4.31%) Puppet
2 13 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.44%) Backup Exec
3 6 (1.44%) Cacti
3 6 (1.44%) Munin
3 6 (1.44%) Nagios
4 5 (1.20%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.72%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 35 (8.37%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.07%) BT
2 17 (4.07%) Oracle
3 7 (1.67%) SAP
3 7 (1.67%) VMware
4 6 (1.44%) IBM
5 3 (0.72%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.48%) Apple
6 2 (0.48%) Cognizant
6 2 (0.48%) Facebook
6 2 (0.48%) MuleSoft
6 2 (0.48%) Software AG
6 2 (0.48%) Twitter
6 2 (0.48%) webMethods
7 1 (0.24%) Cisco
7 1 (0.24%) Citrix
7 1 (0.24%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.24%) F5
7 1 (0.24%) HP
7 1 (0.24%) Intel Security
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Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Attractive benefits package
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Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
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