The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 16 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 Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 43 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.54% 6.67% 4.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.44% 8.23% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 9
Average salary £50,000 £30,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.93% +5.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
164 158 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 63.08% 81.03% 62.62%
Number of salaries quoted 124 155 120
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,975 £25,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
Manchester

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

C++
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

C++ Salary Trend in Stockport

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (66.67%) C#
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) TDD
3 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (38.89%) WPF
4 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
4 7 (38.89%) C
4 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) WinForms
5 5 (27.78%) .NET
5 5 (27.78%) HTML
5 5 (27.78%) UNIX
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
6 4 (22.22%) CSS
6 4 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 4 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 4 (22.22%) WCF
6 4 (22.22%) Ajax
6 4 (22.22%) Retail

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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.

Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C++ Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) WPF
2 5 (27.78%) WinForms
2 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) HTML
3 4 (22.22%) CSS
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 4 (22.22%) WCF
3 4 (22.22%) Ajax
3 4 (22.22%) Spring
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) TDD
1 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (27.78%) Scrum
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 4 (22.22%) Logistics
4 2 (11.11%) UML
5 1 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
3 7 (38.89%) C
4 4 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) Delphi
5 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport
Blue Town Online
Salary: depending on experience and skills
Posted: 18 days ago