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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 35 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.26% 5.49% 6.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.94% 7.76% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 15
Average salary £50,750 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.87% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,350 £26,200 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,150 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
103 116 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 64.78% 70.73% 73.64%
Number of salaries quoted 98 113 182
Average salary £42,000 £34,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +11.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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++
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Stockport

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) WinForms
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) C
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
4 1 (16.67%) Ada
4 1 (16.67%) ERP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) WinForms
1 4 (66.67%) WCF
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) UML
1 1 (16.67%) OO
1 1 (16.67%) RUP
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) C
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Ada
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago