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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 22 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 15 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 7.98% 1.25% 5.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.63% 1.96% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 9
Average salary £34,500 £50,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.01% +26.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
96 102 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 51.06% 63.75% 71.17%
Number of salaries quoted 95 96 113
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (88.24%) UNIX
1 30 (88.24%) Linux
2 29 (85.29%) XML
2 29 (85.29%) SOAP
2 29 (85.29%) JMS
2 29 (85.29%) Java
2 29 (85.29%) TDD
3 25 (73.53%) Software Engineering
3 25 (73.53%) C
4 24 (70.59%) RDBMS
4 24 (70.59%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (70.59%) Relational Database
5 23 (67.65%) Degree
5 23 (67.65%) Spring
5 23 (67.65%) Hibernate
5 23 (67.65%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (64.71%) Maven
6 22 (64.71%) Logistics
6 22 (64.71%) Retail
6 22 (64.71%) ActiveMQ
6 22 (64.71%) JSON
6 22 (64.71%) Java EE
6 22 (64.71%) Software Architecture
6 22 (64.71%) RabbitMQ
6 22 (64.71%) REST
6 22 (64.71%) WSDL
6 22 (64.71%) E-Commerce
6 22 (64.71%) SQL Server
6 22 (64.71%) Servlets
7 11 (32.35%) Windows

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (20.59%) WebLogic
1 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
1 7 (20.59%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (70.59%) RDBMS
1 24 (70.59%) Relational Database
2 22 (64.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Maven
2 7 (20.59%) Ant
2 7 (20.59%) JUnit
2 7 (20.59%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (64.71%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Software Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Java Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (5.88%) C++ Team Leader
4 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
4 2 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (5.88%) Development Manager
5 1 (2.94%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (85.29%) SOAP
1 29 (85.29%) XML
1 29 (85.29%) JMS
2 23 (67.65%) Hibernate
2 23 (67.65%) Spring
3 22 (64.71%) Java EE
3 22 (64.71%) JSON
3 22 (64.71%) ActiveMQ
3 22 (64.71%) WSDL
3 22 (64.71%) Servlets
3 22 (64.71%) RabbitMQ
3 22 (64.71%) REST
4 7 (20.59%) Web Services
4 7 (20.59%) J2EE
4 7 (20.59%) EJB
4 7 (20.59%) JDBC
4 7 (20.59%) JNDI
5 2 (5.88%) ATL
5 2 (5.88%) .NET
6 1 (2.94%) Apache Wicket
Miscellaneous
1 24 (70.59%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (67.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 30 (88.24%) UNIX
1 30 (88.24%) Linux
2 11 (32.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) TDD
2 25 (73.53%) Software Engineering
3 22 (64.71%) Software Architecture
3 22 (64.71%) Logistics
3 22 (64.71%) E-Commerce
4 9 (26.47%) OO
4 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (20.59%) OOP
6 3 (8.82%) Scrum
6 3 (8.82%) SDLC
7 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.88%) Coaching
7 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
7 2 (5.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) Java
2 25 (73.53%) C
3 9 (26.47%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) VB
4 2 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle
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