Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 39 44
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5 -5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 7 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.27% 2.36% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.23% 3.40% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -30.64% +9.49%
10th Percentile £35,300 £27,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £32,500 £47,350
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +31.03% +3.57% -26.32%

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 217 206 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 70.23% 69.59% 74.44%
Number of salaries quoted 197 183 212
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,275
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) C
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) LAMP
4 2 (28.57%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (28.57%) Debian
4 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (28.57%) Xcode
4 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) CherryPy
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) Django
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X

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 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Pig
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Spark
1 2 (28.57%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
1 2 (28.57%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Android Studio
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Data Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (28.57%) Android SDK
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (28.57%) CherryPy
1 2 (28.57%) Django
1 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
1 2 (28.57%) Flask
1 2 (28.57%) JSON
1 2 (28.57%) Kafka
1 2 (28.57%) LAMP
1 2 (28.57%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (28.57%) Laravel
1 2 (28.57%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (28.57%) Node.js
1 2 (28.57%) Pylons
1 2 (28.57%) React
1 2 (28.57%) WPF
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
1 2 (28.57%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Debian
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps
1 2 (28.57%) ETL
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security
1 2 (28.57%) MapReduce
1 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) C
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 4 (57.14%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) ES6
4 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Xamarin
2 1 (14.29%) Google