The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 163 170 189
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 22 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.62% 0.43% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.45% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 10
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -15.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
C++ Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3395 3752 4003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.69% 95.06% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2770 3106 3451
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

C++ Developer Salary Trend in Manchester

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram in Manchester

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (52.63%) DirectX
3 18 (47.37%) OpenGL
4 17 (44.74%) Subversion
5 16 (42.11%) Windows
5 16 (42.11%) Visual Studio
6 11 (28.95%) MFC
6 11 (28.95%) Degree
7 10 (26.32%) 3D Graphics
7 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
9 8 (21.05%) Games
9 8 (21.05%) XML
9 8 (21.05%) VC++
9 8 (21.05%) Algorithms
10 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
10 7 (18.42%) Multithreading
11 6 (15.79%) 3D Programming
11 6 (15.79%) Client/Server
11 6 (15.79%) HTTP
11 6 (15.79%) Web Services
12 5 (13.16%) C#
12 5 (13.16%) OO
13 4 (10.53%) Internet
13 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
13 4 (10.53%) Python
13 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
13 4 (10.53%) Interactive TV
14 3 (7.89%) Banking
14 3 (7.89%) NoSQL

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) HTTP
2 4 (10.53%) Internet
3 3 (7.89%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.89%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) DB2
3 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (44.74%) Subversion
2 16 (42.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (21.05%) Games
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Law
3 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) DirectX
2 18 (47.37%) OpenGL
3 11 (28.95%) MFC
4 8 (21.05%) XML
5 6 (15.79%) Web Services
6 3 (7.89%) .NET
6 3 (7.89%) HTML
7 2 (5.26%) JSON
7 2 (5.26%) WCF
7 2 (5.26%) WPF
7 2 (5.26%) WinForms
8 1 (2.63%) Laravel
8 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) 3D Graphics
2 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
3 8 (21.05%) Algorithms
4 6 (15.79%) Client/Server
5 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
5 4 (10.53%) Interactive TV
6 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
6 3 (7.89%) Physics
6 3 (7.89%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
2 7 (18.42%) Multithreading
3 6 (15.79%) 3D Programming
4 5 (13.16%) OO
5 3 (7.89%) Game Development
5 3 (7.89%) Mobile Development
6 2 (5.26%) Information Assurance
6 2 (5.26%) OOP
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (21.05%) VC++
3 5 (13.16%) C#
4 4 (10.53%) Python
5 3 (7.89%) Ruby
5 3 (7.89%) C
5 3 (7.89%) Java
5 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.26%) SQL
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle
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