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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 169 156 151
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 18 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.44% 0.67% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.71% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 25
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
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
3895 3797 3613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.88% 94.71% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3199 3317 3175
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheadle - 2 £40,000 -
C++ Developer
North West

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 43 (100.00%) C++
2 27 (62.79%) 3D Graphics
3 24 (55.81%) Python
4 19 (44.19%) Games
5 18 (41.86%) OpenGL
6 17 (39.53%) Linux
7 14 (32.56%) Windows
8 13 (30.23%) OOD
9 11 (25.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (23.26%) DirectX
10 10 (23.26%) CAD
11 9 (20.93%) OO
11 9 (20.93%) Visual Studio
11 9 (20.93%) Qt
12 7 (16.28%) .NET
12 7 (16.28%) C#
13 6 (13.95%) ATL
13 6 (13.95%) SQL
13 6 (13.95%) Sony
13 6 (13.95%) GLSL
13 6 (13.95%) Android
13 6 (13.95%) iPhone
13 6 (13.95%) Xbox
14 5 (11.63%) Multithreading
14 5 (11.63%) Image Processing
14 5 (11.63%) OpenCL
14 5 (11.63%) CUDA
14 5 (11.63%) C
15 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
15 4 (9.30%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (44.19%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (41.86%) OpenGL
2 10 (23.26%) DirectX
3 9 (20.93%) Qt
4 7 (16.28%) .NET
5 6 (13.95%) ATL
6 5 (11.63%) OpenCL
7 3 (6.98%) HTML5
7 3 (6.98%) PyQt
7 3 (6.98%) HTML
8 2 (4.65%) WinForms
8 2 (4.65%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 2 (4.65%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (62.79%) 3D Graphics
2 11 (25.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (13.95%) iPhone
3 6 (13.95%) Xbox
4 5 (11.63%) CUDA
5 3 (6.98%) Animation
5 3 (6.98%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Linux
2 14 (32.56%) Windows
3 6 (13.95%) Android
4 3 (6.98%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) OOD
2 10 (23.26%) CAD
3 9 (20.93%) OO
4 5 (11.63%) Multithreading
4 5 (11.63%) Image Processing
5 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.98%) HOOD
7 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (55.81%) Python
3 7 (16.28%) C#
4 6 (13.95%) SQL
4 6 (13.95%) GLSL
5 5 (11.63%) C
6 3 (6.98%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Sony
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft