Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 32 47
Rank change year-on-year -11 +15 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.50% 5.75% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.61% 8.37% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 1
Chester median annual salary £36,250 £47,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.68% -40.63% +90.48%
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +15.38% -7.14%

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 153 239 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 57.30% 68.68% 69.72%
Number of salaries quoted 136 218 180
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.39% -9.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -3.85%

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) Django
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) GitHub
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Kernel Development
3 1 (25.00%) ANSI C
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) SQL

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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Python Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Python Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Python Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Django
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Kernel Development
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) ANSI C
2 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree