The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 24 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 19 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 10.16% 1.53% 5.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.96% 2.38% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 11
Average salary £34,500 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.00% +58.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
C++
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
112 168 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 59.89% 64.12% 85.29%
Number of salaries quoted 102 133 172
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015, 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 43 (93.48%) Java
2 40 (86.96%) XML
3 38 (82.61%) UNIX
3 38 (82.61%) Linux
3 38 (82.61%) JMS
3 38 (82.61%) SOAP
4 32 (69.57%) TDD
5 25 (54.35%) Software Engineering
5 25 (54.35%) Degree
6 24 (52.17%) Relational Database
6 24 (52.17%) C
7 23 (50.00%) Servlets
7 23 (50.00%) WSDL
7 23 (50.00%) Maven
7 23 (50.00%) Retail
7 23 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
7 23 (50.00%) Spring
7 23 (50.00%) Hibernate
7 23 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (50.00%) JSON
7 23 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
7 23 (50.00%) REST
8 21 (45.65%) RDBMS
8 21 (45.65%) OO
9 20 (43.48%) SQL Server
9 20 (43.48%) E-Commerce
9 20 (43.48%) Logistics
9 20 (43.48%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (43.48%) Software Architecture
9 20 (43.48%) Java EE

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (32.61%) WebLogic
1 15 (32.61%) WebSphere
1 15 (32.61%) GlassFish
2 5 (10.87%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (52.17%) Relational Database
2 21 (45.65%) RDBMS
3 20 (43.48%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (50.00%) Maven
2 15 (32.61%) Eclipse
2 15 (32.61%) Ant
2 15 (32.61%) JUnit
3 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 23 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Software Engineer
2 17 (36.96%) Developer
3 15 (32.61%) Java Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Development Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Junior
6 2 (4.35%) Business Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.17%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (2.17%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) C++ Team Leader
7 1 (2.17%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (86.96%) XML
2 38 (82.61%) JMS
2 38 (82.61%) SOAP
3 23 (50.00%) Servlets
3 23 (50.00%) WSDL
3 23 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
3 23 (50.00%) Spring
3 23 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 23 (50.00%) JSON
3 23 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
3 23 (50.00%) REST
4 20 (43.48%) Java EE
5 17 (36.96%) Web Services
6 15 (32.61%) JDBC
6 15 (32.61%) EJB
6 15 (32.61%) J2EE
6 15 (32.61%) JNDI
7 6 (13.04%) jQuery
8 3 (6.52%) HTML
8 3 (6.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (43.48%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 38 (82.61%) UNIX
1 38 (82.61%) Linux
2 16 (34.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (69.57%) TDD
2 25 (54.35%) Software Engineering
3 21 (45.65%) OO
4 20 (43.48%) E-Commerce
4 20 (43.48%) Logistics
4 20 (43.48%) Software Architecture
5 17 (36.96%) OOD
5 17 (36.96%) OOP
6 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.52%) Automated Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.35%) WFM
8 2 (4.35%) Web Development
8 2 (4.35%) Workflow
9 1 (2.17%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.17%) Use Case
9 1 (2.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 43 (93.48%) Java
2 24 (52.17%) C
3 19 (41.30%) SQL
4 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.87%) C#
6 2 (4.35%) Python
6 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.35%) Delphi
7 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (54.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Oracle
2 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
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