The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 20 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing C++ 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 6.85% 0.71% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 1.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £37,000 £27,204 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
Lancashire

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

Programming Languages Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
80 75 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 54.79% 53.57% 44.23%
Number of salaries quoted 60 68 44
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,782 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

C++
Salary Trend in Preston

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

C++ Salary Trend in Preston

C++
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) J2EE
2 12 (80.00%) Apache
2 12 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 12 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 12 (80.00%) Subversion
2 12 (80.00%) Spring
3 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (20.00%) eggPlant
3 3 (20.00%) Facilita Forecast
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) Selenium
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (13.33%) JMeter
5 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 12 (80.00%) Apache
1 12 (80.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Subversion
2 3 (20.00%) Selenium
2 3 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (20.00%) eggPlant
2 3 (20.00%) Facilita Forecast
3 2 (13.33%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
1 12 (80.00%) Java Developer
1 12 (80.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Tester
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) J2EE
1 12 (80.00%) Hibernate
1 12 (80.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) C#