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

C++
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 67 65
Rank change year-on-year +17 -2 -6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 15 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.30% 1.80% 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.73% 3.09% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 14
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £27,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -23.61% -15.29%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £31,975
90th Percentile £51,500 £33,750 £42,313
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £27,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +45.45% -23.61% -15.29%

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 317 453 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 48.55% 58.15% 48.06%
Number of salaries quoted 247 332 294
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £27,435 £25,800 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £57,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +2.67%

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 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 11 (73.33%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) Capita
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) PHP
6 5 (33.33%) C#
6 5 (33.33%) QA
6 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 4 (26.67%) Varnish
7 4 (26.67%) Trend Analysis
7 4 (26.67%) Node.js
7 4 (26.67%) HAProxy
7 4 (26.67%) Graphite
7 4 (26.67%) Grafana
7 4 (26.67%) Ruby
7 4 (26.67%) Groovy
7 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
7 4 (26.67%) nginx
7 4 (26.67%) Subversion
7 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (26.67%) Apache
7 4 (26.67%) Nagios
7 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
7 4 (26.67%) Unix
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (20.00%) .NET
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (20.00%) Software Testing

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 4 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) nginx
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.67%) Power BI
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
2 3 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
1 2 (13.33%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 3 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Support
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) QA Automation Tester
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Junior C++ Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Node.js
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) STL
4 1 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
4 1 (6.67%) Qt
4 1 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (26.67%) Trend Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) SDLC
3 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Change Control
4 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) QA Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Data Science
5 1 (6.67%) Data Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) PHP
4 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 5 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (26.67%) Groovy
5 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (26.67%) Ruby
6 2 (13.33%) Python
7 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Grafana
1 4 (26.67%) Graphite
1 4 (26.67%) HAProxy
1 4 (26.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Capita
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) SAP