The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank - 35 24
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 2.40% 7.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.25% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 12
Average salary - £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
108 123 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 69.68% 73.65% 60.76%
Number of salaries quoted 94 116 90
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £27,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
Manchester

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

C++
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Bolton region.

C++ Salary Trend in Bolton

C++
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Head of Development
1 2 (100.00%) Head of Software Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java