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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 11 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 5.71% 4.55% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £20,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
11 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 31.43% 45.45% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 3
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Windows CE
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) HNC
4 1 (14.29%) HND
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) C++ Programmer
4 2 (28.57%) Programmer
5 1 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Junior
5 1 (14.29%) Junior C++ Programmer
5 1 (14.29%) Junior Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows CE
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) HNC
2 1 (14.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001