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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 26 17 36
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 16 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 7.84% 13.25% 3.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.76% 21.15% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 6
Average salary £36,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.33% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
136 104 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 66.67% 62.65% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 65 80 56
Average salary £33,650 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.26% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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++
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 1 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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 -10 15 £36,000 -20.00% 1
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 15 (53.57%) C#
2 14 (50.00%) Java
3 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 12 (42.86%) C
3 12 (42.86%) OO
4 11 (39.29%) HTML
5 10 (35.71%) Degree
6 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
6 9 (32.14%) Unit Testing
6 9 (32.14%) .NET
6 9 (32.14%) Web Services
6 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
7 8 (28.57%) SQL
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 7 (25.00%) Integration Testing
8 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 7 (25.00%) Windows
8 7 (25.00%) UML
9 6 (21.43%) OOP
9 6 (21.43%) XML
9 6 (21.43%) XSLT
9 6 (21.43%) Oracle
9 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
9 6 (21.43%) MVC
9 6 (21.43%) SOA
9 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
10 5 (17.86%) Rational Rose
10 5 (17.86%) Embedded C++
10 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 5 (17.86%) IIS
2 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (7.14%) Node.js
4 1 (3.57%) Mule
4 1 (3.57%) nginx
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) ZigBee
3 1 (3.57%) Modbus
3 1 (3.57%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.14%) MySQL
5 1 (3.57%) HSQLDB
5 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (17.86%) Rational Rose
2 5 (17.86%) NUnit
2 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (17.86%) MSTest
3 1 (3.57%) Qt Creator
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (17.86%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Front Office
2 1 (3.57%) Electronics
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Software Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C++ Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) C++ Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) HTML
2 9 (32.14%) .NET
2 9 (32.14%) Web Services
3 6 (21.43%) XML
3 6 (21.43%) XSLT
4 5 (17.86%) Ajax
4 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
4 5 (17.86%) JSON
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
4 5 (17.86%) COM+
4 5 (17.86%) jQuery
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (14.29%) WCF
6 3 (10.71%) CSS
7 2 (7.14%) Qt
8 1 (3.57%) Struts2
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (3.57%) HTML5
8 1 (3.57%) iOS SDK
8 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.57%) CAN bus
2 1 (3.57%) Firmware
2 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.57%) Equities
2 1 (3.57%) Derivative
2 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) OO
2 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
2 9 (32.14%) Unit Testing
3 7 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 7 (25.00%) UML
4 6 (21.43%) OOP
4 6 (21.43%) SOA
4 6 (21.43%) MVC
5 5 (17.86%) Web Development
5 5 (17.86%) Use Case
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.14%) OOD
7 2 (7.14%) System Testing
7 2 (7.14%) TDD
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum
8 1 (3.57%) Extreme Programming
8 1 (3.57%) Refactoring
8 1 (3.57%) Algorithmic Trading
8 1 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) C#
2 14 (50.00%) Java
3 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 12 (42.86%) C
4 8 (28.57%) SQL
5 5 (17.86%) Embedded C++
6 4 (14.29%) Embedded C
7 2 (7.14%) Objective-C
7 2 (7.14%) Python
8 1 (3.57%) VBA
8 1 (3.57%) Perl
8 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) MCAD
2 5 (17.86%) MCSD
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle
3 5 (17.86%) Northgate
4 1 (3.57%) Talend
4 1 (3.57%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.57%) webMethods
4 1 (3.57%) Sybase
4 1 (3.57%) JBoss
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
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