The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 35 35
Rank change year-on-year +7 0  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.32% 0.56% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.82% 0.79% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £37,500 - £44,000
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 Chester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 110 127 89
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 72.37% 70.95% 48.37%
Number of salaries quoted 106 117 59
Median salary £38,000 £32,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.92% -21.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

C++
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for C++ in Chester

C++
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Chester over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Chester region with a requirement for C++.

1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) Angular 2
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) QMS
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Telematics
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) CAN bus
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) Android Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) ES6
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Xcode
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) GPRS
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Android Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
1 1 (33.33%) Angular 2
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Laravel
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) React
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CAN bus
1 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) QMS
2 1 (33.33%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) ES6
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
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