The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 21 7 16
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 10 58 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.35% 20.14% 9.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.85% 32.40% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 28 14
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
113 179 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 60.43% 62.15% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 82 111 70
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -17 7 £50,000 +11.11% 4
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (62.96%) C
1 17 (62.96%) Software Engineering
2 16 (59.26%) Computer Science
3 15 (55.56%) Degree
3 15 (55.56%) Java
4 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (44.44%) Embedded C
5 12 (44.44%) Embedded C++
6 11 (40.74%) HTML
6 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
7 10 (37.04%) Python
7 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
8 7 (25.93%) Linux
9 6 (22.22%) OO
9 6 (22.22%) SQL
9 6 (22.22%) CSS
9 6 (22.22%) TDD
9 6 (22.22%) Device Driver
9 6 (22.22%) Ruby
9 6 (22.22%) ZigBee
10 5 (18.52%) HTML5
10 5 (18.52%) Digital Signal Processing
10 5 (18.52%) Signal Processing
10 5 (18.52%) Wireless
10 5 (18.52%) C#
11 4 (14.81%) .NET
11 4 (14.81%) Perl
11 4 (14.81%) OOD
11 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (14.81%) System Testing

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.41%) Apache
1 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
1 2 (7.41%) nginx
1 2 (7.41%) Node.js
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
2 6 (22.22%) ZigBee
3 5 (18.52%) Wireless
4 1 (3.70%) Modbus
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.41%) HSQLDB
4 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Software Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Web Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Applications Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C++ Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C++ Applications Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Applications Developer
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Android Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) HTML
2 6 (22.22%) CSS
3 5 (18.52%) HTML5
4 4 (14.81%) .NET
5 2 (7.41%) JSP
5 2 (7.41%) Servlets
5 2 (7.41%) Struts
5 2 (7.41%) Web Services
5 2 (7.41%) J2EE
5 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
5 2 (7.41%) Spring
5 2 (7.41%) JSF
5 2 (7.41%) WCF
5 2 (7.41%) jQuery
5 2 (7.41%) JSTL
5 2 (7.41%) Struts2
5 2 (7.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Computer Science
2 6 (22.22%) Device Driver
3 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) UNIX
2 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
2 2 (7.41%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Software Engineering
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) OO
3 6 (22.22%) TDD
4 5 (18.52%) Digital Signal Processing
4 5 (18.52%) Signal Processing
5 4 (14.81%) OOD
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.81%) System Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.41%) MVC
6 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) Product Management
7 1 (3.70%) Time Management
7 1 (3.70%) Kernel Tuning
7 1 (3.70%) Android Development
7 1 (3.70%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) C
2 15 (55.56%) Java
3 12 (44.44%) Embedded C
3 12 (44.44%) Embedded C++
4 10 (37.04%) Python
4 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
5 6 (22.22%) SQL
5 6 (22.22%) Ruby
6 5 (18.52%) C#
7 4 (14.81%) Perl
8 2 (7.41%) PHP
9 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (3.70%) Korn
9 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Sybase
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
Citi
Salary: £45,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago