The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 29 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.19% - 8.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.45% - 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 14
Median salary £21,500 - £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
87 37 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 63.50% 51.39% 68.79%
Number of salaries quoted 81 34 107
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Bolton region with a requirement for C++.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Gerrit
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Junior
2 3 (75.00%) Junior Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA