Period
to 23 April 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 56 65
Rank change year-on-year +11 +9 -10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 29 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 4.14% 3.21% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.41% 5.59% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 8
Liverpool median annual salary £38,250 £31,500 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% +7.69% -26.88%
10th Percentile £30,625 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £42,250 £40,125
Merseyside median annual salary £38,250 £31,500 £29,250
% change year-on-year +21.43% +7.69% -26.88%

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 345 483 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 49.22% 57.36% 48.40%
Number of salaries quoted 286 376 289
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +5.96%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £50,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%

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 April 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 24 (82.76%) Java
2 21 (72.41%) Capita
3 20 (68.97%) SQL
3 20 (68.97%) Linux
4 18 (62.07%) PHP
4 18 (62.07%) Windows
5 14 (48.28%) Ruby
5 14 (48.28%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (48.28%) Groovy
5 14 (48.28%) Bash Shell
5 14 (48.28%) Node.js
6 13 (44.83%) Trend Analysis
6 13 (44.83%) Git (software)
6 13 (44.83%) Subversion
7 12 (41.38%) Unix
8 11 (37.93%) Configuration Management
9 10 (34.48%) Apache
9 10 (34.48%) Nagios
9 10 (34.48%) Varnish
9 10 (34.48%) nginx
9 10 (34.48%) HAProxy
9 10 (34.48%) Graphite
9 10 (34.48%) Grafana
10 7 (24.14%) QA
11 6 (20.69%) Games
12 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (17.24%) VMware
12 5 (17.24%) Citrix
12 5 (17.24%) Cisco
12 5 (17.24%) C#

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 10 (34.48%) Apache
1 10 (34.48%) nginx
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.45%) Big Data
4 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) Power BI
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Git (software)
1 13 (44.83%) Subversion
2 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.34%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (20.69%) Games
2 2 (6.90%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Support Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Applications Support
2 10 (34.48%) Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Applications Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Applications Support Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) C++ Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Linux Support
5 4 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Linux Support Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) QA Tester
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Applications Support
6 3 (10.34%) Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Automation Tester
7 2 (6.90%) QA Automation Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Applications Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Data Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Data Scientist
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) Node.js
2 4 (13.79%) Qt
3 3 (10.34%) STL
4 2 (6.90%) .NET
4 2 (6.90%) CSS
4 2 (6.90%) HTML
4 2 (6.90%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (6.90%) XML
5 1 (3.45%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Online Games
2 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 18 (62.07%) Windows
3 12 (41.38%) Unix
4 3 (10.34%) Debian
5 2 (6.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (44.83%) Trend Analysis
3 11 (37.93%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) SDLC
4 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.90%) B2B
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.90%) Change Control
5 2 (6.90%) Data Science
5 2 (6.90%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) Process Improvement
5 2 (6.90%) QA Automation
5 2 (6.90%) TDD
5 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
5 2 (6.90%) Time Management
5 2 (6.90%) Web Development
6 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) Java
2 20 (68.97%) SQL
3 18 (62.07%) PHP
4 14 (48.28%) Bash Shell
4 14 (48.28%) Groovy
4 14 (48.28%) Ruby
5 5 (17.24%) C#
6 4 (13.79%) Perl
6 4 (13.79%) Python
7 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.45%) R
8 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) QA
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Varnish
2 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
2 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Docker
3 2 (6.90%) LXC
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Grafana
1 10 (34.48%) Graphite
1 10 (34.48%) HAProxy
1 10 (34.48%) Nagios
2 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.90%) Graylog
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Capita
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco
2 5 (17.24%) Citrix
2 5 (17.24%) F5
2 5 (17.24%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) Tableau