The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 17 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 3.90% 2.63% 13.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.71% 9.09% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
28 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 36.36% 28.95% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 6
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

C++
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

C++ Salary Trend in Runcorn

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows CE
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
2 5 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Pair Programming
2 5 (71.43%) Electronics
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded C
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded C++
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) UML
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) HNC
2 5 (71.43%) HND
2 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
2 5 (71.43%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) GPRS
4 1 (14.29%) UMTS
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) GPRS
1 1 (14.29%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (71.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded C Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) C Software Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) COM
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows CE
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Pair Programming
2 5 (71.43%) UML
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
2 5 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded C
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded C++
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) HNC
2 5 (71.43%) HND
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
2 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft