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

C++
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 63 68
Rank change year-on-year +21 +5 -10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 28 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 4.12% 2.59% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.05% 4.46% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 11
Liverpool median annual salary £39,000 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.81% -10.00% -15.15%
10th Percentile £30,750 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £49,500 £36,000 £38,750
Merseyside median annual salary £39,000 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +23.81% -10.00% -15.15%

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 348 448 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 51.18% 58.03% 49.10%
Number of salaries quoted 269 342 294
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -0.66% +0.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £54,625
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 June 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 23 (82.14%) Java
2 22 (78.57%) Linux
3 19 (67.86%) SQL
3 19 (67.86%) Capita
4 18 (64.29%) Windows
5 17 (60.71%) PHP
6 14 (50.00%) Ruby
6 14 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (50.00%) Groovy
6 14 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 14 (50.00%) Node.js
7 13 (46.43%) Trend Analysis
8 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
8 12 (42.86%) Subversion
8 12 (42.86%) Unix
9 11 (39.29%) Configuration Management
10 10 (35.71%) Nagios
10 10 (35.71%) Apache
10 10 (35.71%) Varnish
10 10 (35.71%) nginx
10 10 (35.71%) HAProxy
10 10 (35.71%) Graphite
10 10 (35.71%) Grafana
11 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (21.43%) QA
12 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
12 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (17.86%) F5
12 5 (17.86%) VMware
12 5 (17.86%) Citrix

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 (35.71%) Apache
1 10 (35.71%) nginx
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.57%) Big Data
4 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) Power BI
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 12 (42.86%) Subversion
2 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.71%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (14.29%) Games
2 2 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Applications Support
3 8 (28.57%) Applications Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Applications Support Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Developer
4 6 (21.43%) C++ Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Linux Support
6 4 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) QA Tester
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Applications Support
7 3 (10.71%) Tester
8 2 (7.14%) Automation Tester
8 2 (7.14%) QA Automation Tester
8 2 (7.14%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (3.57%) C++ Software Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Data Scientist
9 1 (3.57%) Junior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) Node.js
2 3 (10.71%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) Qt
2 3 (10.71%) STL
3 2 (7.14%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (3.57%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.57%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Online Games
2 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Linux
2 18 (64.29%) Windows
3 12 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (10.71%) Debian
5 2 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (46.43%) Trend Analysis
3 11 (39.29%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.71%) SDLC
4 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) B2B
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.14%) Change Control
5 2 (7.14%) Data Science
5 2 (7.14%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 2 (7.14%) QA Automation
5 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 2 (7.14%) Time Management
5 2 (7.14%) Web Development
6 1 (3.57%) Actionable Insight
6 1 (3.57%) Predictive Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) Java
2 19 (67.86%) SQL
3 17 (60.71%) PHP
4 14 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 14 (50.00%) Groovy
4 14 (50.00%) Ruby
5 5 (17.86%) C#
6 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.71%) Perl
7 3 (10.71%) Python
8 1 (3.57%) R
8 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Varnish
2 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Docker
3 2 (7.14%) LXC
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) Grafana
1 10 (35.71%) Graphite
1 10 (35.71%) HAProxy
1 10 (35.71%) Nagios
2 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.14%) Graylog
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Capita
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco
2 5 (17.86%) Citrix
2 5 (17.86%) F5
2 5 (17.86%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) Tableau