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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 41 50 44
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 14 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.53% 1.79% 2.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.25% 3.41% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 9
Median salary £31,750 £33,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.22% +34.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,950 £38,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 224 205 221
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 56.42% 52.30% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 172 155 181
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Liverpool

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for C++.

1 16 (59.26%) Linux
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
3 10 (37.04%) STL
4 9 (33.33%) Windows
4 9 (33.33%) Perl
4 9 (33.33%) Java
5 8 (29.63%) C#
5 8 (29.63%) Python
6 7 (25.93%) Ruby
7 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 5 (18.52%) .NET
8 5 (18.52%) OOP
8 5 (18.52%) OO
8 5 (18.52%) Ubuntu
8 5 (18.52%) Games
8 5 (18.52%) Puppet
9 4 (14.81%) Game Development
9 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
9 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
9 4 (14.81%) QA
9 4 (14.81%) jQuery
9 4 (14.81%) SDLC
9 4 (14.81%) Ajax
9 4 (14.81%) Subversion
9 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
9 4 (14.81%) C
9 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
9 4 (14.81%) CSS
9 4 (14.81%) HTML
10 3 (11.11%) PHP

C++
Top Related 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 3 (11.11%) Apache
1 3 (11.11%) IIS
1 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.81%) Subversion
2 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 3 (11.11%) JIRA
3 2 (7.41%) RSpec
4 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (18.52%) Games
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) C++ Developer
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
1 10 (37.04%) Junior
1 10 (37.04%) Junior C++ Developer
1 10 (37.04%) Junior Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Release Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Build and Release Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Build Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Games Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) HPUX Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Games Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) STL
2 5 (18.52%) .NET
3 4 (14.81%) Ajax
3 4 (14.81%) CSS
3 4 (14.81%) HTML
3 4 (14.81%) jQuery
4 3 (11.11%) Web Services
4 3 (11.11%) XML
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.41%) Classic ASP
5 2 (7.41%) HTML5
5 2 (7.41%) Phusion Passenger
5 2 (7.41%) RESTful
5 2 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (7.41%) SOAP
6 1 (3.70%) Apache Axis
6 1 (3.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (3.70%) Gherkin
6 1 (3.70%) Qt
6 1 (3.70%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
1 2 (7.41%) iPad
1 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.70%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Linux
2 9 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) Ubuntu
4 3 (11.11%) CentOS
4 3 (11.11%) Fedora
4 3 (11.11%) HPUX
4 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) OO
1 5 (18.52%) OOP
2 4 (14.81%) Game Development
2 4 (14.81%) SDLC
2 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (11.11%) Scrum
3 3 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (7.41%) BDD
4 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Kanban
4 2 (7.41%) MVC
4 2 (7.41%) Open Source
4 2 (7.41%) Pair Programming
4 2 (7.41%) Release Management
4 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) Perl
3 8 (29.63%) C#
3 8 (29.63%) Python
4 7 (25.93%) Ruby
5 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 4 (14.81%) C
6 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
7 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 3 (11.11%) Bourne shell
7 3 (11.11%) Korn
7 3 (11.11%) PHP
8 2 (7.41%) Smalltalk
8 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
9 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
9 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) HP
2 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) Perforce