The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 13 21 7
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 30 13 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 17.96% 7.69% 18.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.70% 12.50% 31.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 28
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,750 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
C++
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
101 104 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 60.48% 61.54% 58.75%
Number of salaries quoted 58 69 110
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

C++
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

C++ Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

C++
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
County Antrim 0 18 £42,500 -5.55% 7
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 34 (82.93%) Degree
2 30 (73.17%) Software Engineering
3 29 (70.73%) Computer Science
4 25 (60.98%) Java
5 23 (56.10%) Python
6 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (43.90%) C
8 14 (34.15%) SQL
9 12 (29.27%) Management Information System
9 12 (29.27%) Economics
9 12 (29.27%) Operations Research
10 11 (26.83%) Visualisation
11 10 (24.39%) Manufacturing
11 10 (24.39%) HTML
12 9 (21.95%) CSS
12 9 (21.95%) Finance
12 9 (21.95%) Analytics
13 8 (19.51%) Social Media
13 8 (19.51%) Customer Analytics
13 8 (19.51%) Tableau
13 8 (19.51%) Data Extraction
13 8 (19.51%) Marketing
13 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (19.51%) QlikView
13 8 (19.51%) Data Analysis
13 8 (19.51%) Retail
13 8 (19.51%) MBA
13 8 (19.51%) CIMA
13 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
13 8 (19.51%) SAS

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 8 (19.51%) SAS
2 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Office
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
1 4 (9.76%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) ZigBee
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) QlikView
2 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.76%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.88%) MySQL
5 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.44%) Redis
5 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (2.44%) Selenium
1 1 (2.44%) Mocha
1 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 10 (24.39%) Manufacturing
2 9 (21.95%) Finance
3 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
3 8 (19.51%) Retail
3 8 (19.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Consultant
3 7 (17.07%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Real Time Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Applications Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Software Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Java Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Web Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Graduate
5 5 (12.20%) DSP Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) DSP Software Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Java Web Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Test Specialist
6 4 (9.76%) Data Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Test Automation Specialist
6 4 (9.76%) Automation Specialist
6 4 (9.76%) Data Analytics Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) HTML
2 9 (21.95%) CSS
3 8 (19.51%) .NET
4 1 (2.44%) XML
4 1 (2.44%) XSLT
4 1 (2.44%) jQuery
4 1 (2.44%) HTML5
4 1 (2.44%) CSS3
4 1 (2.44%) WebSockets
4 1 (2.44%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.44%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 29 (70.73%) Computer Science
2 12 (29.27%) Management Information System
2 12 (29.27%) Economics
3 11 (26.83%) Visualisation
4 8 (19.51%) Social Media
4 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (19.51%) Algorithms
4 8 (19.51%) Data Extraction
5 4 (9.76%) Statistics
5 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
5 4 (9.76%) Physics
5 4 (9.76%) Chemistry
5 4 (9.76%) Psychology
5 4 (9.76%) GIS
6 1 (2.44%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) UNIX
2 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Software Engineering
2 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) Operations Research
4 9 (21.95%) Analytics
5 8 (19.51%) Customer Analytics
5 8 (19.51%) Demand Forecasting
5 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (19.51%) Data Analysis
6 7 (17.07%) System Testing
6 7 (17.07%) Network Management
6 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing
7 6 (14.63%) OO
8 5 (12.20%) Test Strategy
8 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
8 5 (12.20%) User Stories
9 4 (9.76%) Data Transformation
9 4 (9.76%) Data Analytics
9 4 (9.76%) OOD
9 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) Java
2 23 (56.10%) Python
3 18 (43.90%) C
4 14 (34.15%) SQL
5 8 (19.51%) VBA
6 7 (17.07%) C#
7 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
8 4 (9.76%) R
9 2 (4.88%) Ruby
9 2 (4.88%) Perl
10 1 (2.44%) PHP
10 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.44%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 34 (82.93%) Degree
2 8 (19.51%) CIMA
2 8 (19.51%) MBA
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) SAP
1 8 (19.51%) Tableau
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.44%) HP
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