Period
to 23 January 2018

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

C++
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 70 70
Rank change year-on-year +20 0 -24
Permanent jobs citing C++ 21 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.94% 2.12% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.85% 3.85% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 3
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +20.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £29,250 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £50,700 £45,875 £26,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £28,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +40.35% +14.00% -37.50%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 359 546 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 50.28% 55.10% 46.78%
Number of salaries quoted 267 380 270
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.91% -1.88% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -2.60%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Liverpool

C++
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for C++ in Liverpool

C++
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Liverpool over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for C++.

1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) PHP
2 11 (52.38%) Capita
3 10 (47.62%) Linux
4 9 (42.86%) SQL
5 8 (38.10%) Games
6 7 (33.33%) Windows
7 6 (28.57%) Subversion
7 6 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (28.57%) Ruby
7 6 (28.57%) QA
7 6 (28.57%) Groovy
7 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
7 6 (28.57%) Node.js
8 5 (23.81%) F5
8 5 (23.81%) Trend Analysis
8 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
8 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (23.81%) VMware
8 5 (23.81%) Perl
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco
8 5 (23.81%) Citrix
9 4 (19.05%) C#
9 4 (19.05%) Unix
9 4 (19.05%) STL
9 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
9 4 (19.05%) SDLC
10 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
10 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (9.52%) Apache
1 2 (9.52%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Bluetooth
1 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 6 (28.57%) Subversion
2 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (38.10%) Games
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) C++ Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Applications Support
4 4 (19.05%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Applications Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Applications Support
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Data Scientist
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Node.js
2 4 (19.05%) STL
3 3 (14.29%) Qt
4 2 (9.52%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (9.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (9.52%) XML
5 1 (4.76%) .NET
5 1 (4.76%) DCOM
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Online Games
2 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Animation
2 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.76%) Life Science
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Unix
4 3 (14.29%) Debian
5 2 (9.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Trend Analysis
2 4 (19.05%) SDLC
2 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
3 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) Time Management
5 1 (4.76%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (4.76%) B2B
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Game Development
5 1 (4.76%) Global Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
5 1 (4.76%) Mathematical Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) OOP
5 1 (4.76%) People Management
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) PHP
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 6 (28.57%) Groovy
4 6 (28.57%) Ruby
5 5 (23.81%) Perl
6 4 (19.05%) C#
7 3 (14.29%) C
7 3 (14.29%) Python
8 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
8 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
8 1 (4.76%) R
8 1 (4.76%) Scala
8 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) LXC
2 2 (9.52%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.52%) Grafana
2 2 (9.52%) Graphite
2 2 (9.52%) Graylog
2 2 (9.52%) HAProxy
2 2 (9.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Capita
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco
2 5 (23.81%) Citrix
2 5 (23.81%) F5
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Tableau