Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 36 20
Rank change year-on-year -13 -16 +13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 10 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 2.71% 2.33% 9.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.83% 4.46% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 7
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +45.16% -10.14%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £52,750 £50,000 £42,500
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +45.16% -13.89%

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 County Antrim with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 261 157 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 70.73% 52.16% 71.63%
Number of salaries quoted 157 117 76
County Antrim median annual salary £35,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.25% -3.03% +17.86%
10th Percentile £12,500 £27,950 £24,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% -6.25% +14.29%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in County Antrim

C++
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for C++ in County Antrim

C++
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in County Antrim over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in County Antrim

C++
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -12 10 £40,000 -11.11% 3
C++
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for C++.

1 9 (90.00%) C
2 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) OO
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) Refactoring
5 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 3 (30.00%) Kanban
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (30.00%) Mobile Development
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Apple
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) Smartcard
7 2 (20.00%) Java
7 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Contactless
7 2 (20.00%) Samsung
7 2 (20.00%) Android
7 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) C++ Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C++ Applications Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) C++/Java Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Principal Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (20.00%) Contactless
2 2 (20.00%) Smartcard
3 1 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) Refactoring
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Kanban
4 3 (30.00%) Mobile Development
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) DevOps
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (30.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Apple
1 2 (20.00%) Samsung