Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 65 63
Rank change year-on-year -11 -2 +24
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.12% 1.70% 2.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 3.05% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 11
Lancashire median annual salary £24,000 £21,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.63% -50.00% +16.22%
10th Percentile £23,000 £19,750 £30,225
90th Percentile £25,000 £44,125 £45,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +3.90%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 466 525 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 56.76% 55.79% 51.39%
Number of salaries quoted 382 478 366
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,771 £23,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £45,000 £45,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Lancashire

C++
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for C++ in Lancashire

C++
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
Preston +4 1 £24,000 -38.46% 2
C++
North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for C++.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA