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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 31 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.04% 10.31% 9.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.40% 15.38% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 12
Median salary £36,250 £28,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.46% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £33,800 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
91 65 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 46.43% 67.01% 66.50%
Number of salaries quoted 75 35 77
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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++
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

C++
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 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
County Antrim -14 4 £36,250 +45.00% 1
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for C++.

1 6 (66.67%) C
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) VxWorks
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) Open Source
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Threat Modelling
5 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) Electronics
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
6 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (11.11%) Squid
6 1 (11.11%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
6 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
6 1 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
6 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Bluetooth
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Qt Creator
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Security Researcher
3 1 (11.11%) C Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Escalation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
2 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (11.11%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) VxWorks
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Threat Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Defensive Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) Signal Processing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
4 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
1 1 (11.11%) Squid
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