The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 68 89
Rank change year-on-year -35 +21  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 13 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.89% 1.75% 2.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.66% 3.48% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 29
Median salary £30,000 £20,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.34% -56.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £19,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 784 489 871
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 53.96% 50.26% 51.48%
Number of salaries quoted 644 436 720
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Cheshire

C++
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for C++ in Cheshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Cheshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Cheshire

C++
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -33 6 £26,000 -62.85% 2
Warrington -8 2 £43,750 -7.89% 2
Chester +7 1 £30,000 - 1
Runcorn -11 1 £21,500 +7.50%
Crewe - 1 £45,000 -
C++
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 25 (62.50%) Java
2 19 (47.50%) C
3 18 (45.00%) C#
3 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
5 12 (30.00%) Linux
5 12 (30.00%) Android
6 10 (25.00%) Windows
6 10 (25.00%) Finance
6 10 (25.00%) Degree
6 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 9 (22.50%) Device Driver
7 9 (22.50%) .NET
8 8 (20.00%) SQL
8 8 (20.00%) GPRS
8 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (17.50%) Bluetooth
9 7 (17.50%) OO
9 7 (17.50%) Automotive
9 7 (17.50%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (17.50%) Embedded Linux
10 6 (15.00%) Smartphone
10 6 (15.00%) Nucleus RTOS
10 6 (15.00%) BREW
10 6 (15.00%) Speech Recognition
10 6 (15.00%) Multimedia
10 6 (15.00%) Scrum
10 6 (15.00%) UIQ
10 6 (15.00%) Series 60
10 6 (15.00%) Flash

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
1 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.50%) Kinematics
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.50%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) GPRS
2 7 (17.50%) Bluetooth
3 6 (15.00%) DVB
3 6 (15.00%) GSM
3 6 (15.00%) NFC
3 6 (15.00%) UMTS
3 6 (15.00%) VoIP
3 6 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (15.00%) WLAN
4 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (5.00%) Internet
4 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.50%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.50%) HBase
3 1 (2.50%) Impala
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.50%) Android Studio
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.50%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.50%) Xcode
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Automotive
3 6 (15.00%) Multimedia
4 4 (10.00%) Banking
4 4 (10.00%) Electronics
4 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.00%) Games
5 2 (5.00%) Retail
6 1 (2.50%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) Software Engineer
3 11 (27.50%) Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Graduate
4 5 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Graduate Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Junior
4 5 (12.50%) Programmer
5 3 (7.50%) C++ Developer
5 3 (7.50%) C++ Software Developer
5 3 (7.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Junior Programmer
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) BREW
2 6 (15.00%) Flash
2 6 (15.00%) J2ME
2 6 (15.00%) Middleware
2 6 (15.00%) OpenAL
2 6 (15.00%) OpenCL
2 6 (15.00%) OpenGL
2 6 (15.00%) Qt
2 6 (15.00%) Series 60
2 6 (15.00%) SVG
2 6 (15.00%) UIQ
3 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (10.00%) WPF
4 3 (7.50%) WinForms
5 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.00%) CSS
5 2 (5.00%) HTML
5 2 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Device Driver
2 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (15.00%) iPhone
3 6 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (15.00%) MPEG
3 6 (15.00%) Smartphone
4 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.50%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (5.00%) CAN bus
6 2 (5.00%) Contactless
6 2 (5.00%) Internet of Things
6 2 (5.00%) Online Banking
7 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.50%) Animation
7 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.50%) IVR
7 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Android
1 12 (30.00%) Linux
2 10 (25.00%) Windows
3 7 (17.50%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (15.00%) Nucleus RTOS
4 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (15.00%) Windows 8
5 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (17.50%) OO
5 6 (15.00%) DRM
5 6 (15.00%) Mobile Commerce
5 6 (15.00%) Scrum
5 6 (15.00%) Speech Recognition
6 5 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (12.50%) MVC
7 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 4 (10.00%) OOD
7 4 (10.00%) OOP
8 3 (7.50%) Project Management
9 2 (5.00%) CAD
9 2 (5.00%) Information Security
9 2 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (5.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) Java
2 19 (47.50%) C
3 18 (45.00%) C#
4 8 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (10.00%) PHP
6 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.00%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) ES6
7 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.50%) Perl
7 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) VB
7 1 (2.50%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.50%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Firmware
2 1 (2.50%) HDFS
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Intel
1 6 (15.00%) Symbian
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe
3 1 (2.50%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (2.50%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.50%) Freescale
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) Talend
3 1 (2.50%) Xamarin
Northwich
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
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Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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