Period
to 20 August 2018

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 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 37 50
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 6 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.11% 3.72% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.55% 4.98% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 2
Chester median annual salary £36,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.89% +1.12% +5.95%
10th Percentile £31,250 £41,750 £41,150
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £47,450
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.20% +24.29% -19.54%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 169 221 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 59.51% 74.66% 68.73%
Number of salaries quoted 152 202 210
Chester median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,625 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

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 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for C++.

1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) Scala
4 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) WPF
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Pig
4 2 (33.33%) Xamarin
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (33.33%) Android SDK
4 2 (33.33%) Android Studio
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (33.33%) Node.js
4 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
4 2 (33.33%) Laravel
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
4 2 (33.33%) React
4 2 (33.33%) ES6
4 2 (33.33%) Angular 2

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Pig
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 2 (33.33%) npm
2 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Android Studio
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (33.33%) Xcode
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Data Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (33.33%) Android SDK
1 2 (33.33%) Angular 2
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 2 (33.33%) Kafka
1 2 (33.33%) Laravel
1 2 (33.33%) Node.js
1 2 (33.33%) React
1 2 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Django
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (33.33%) ETL
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Kernel Development
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) ES6
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Scala
4 1 (16.67%) ANSI C
4 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (16.67%) Google