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

C++
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 64 75
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 -12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.67% 1.60% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.42% 2.82% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 15
Liverpool median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -9.72% -15.29%
10th Percentile £32,375 £25,475 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,500 £44,175 £42,250
Merseyside median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +53.85% -9.72% -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 282 426 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 47.24% 56.72% 50.89%
Number of salaries quoted 214 308 344
Liverpool median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,625
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) STL
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) XML Messaging
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) STL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XML Messaging
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001