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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 169 161 160
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 16 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.40% 0.45% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.48% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 24
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
3853 3554 3726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.23% 94.17% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3216 3090 3277
Average salary £37,500 £35,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 22 September 2014.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram 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 September 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
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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 +7 2 £40,000 -11.11%
C++ Developer
North West

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 48 (100.00%) C++
2 28 (58.33%) 3D Graphics
3 22 (45.83%) Python
4 20 (41.67%) Games
5 17 (35.42%) Linux
6 16 (33.33%) OpenGL
7 15 (31.25%) Windows
8 13 (27.08%) C#
8 13 (27.08%) OOD
9 11 (22.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (22.92%) DirectX
10 10 (20.83%) CAD
10 10 (20.83%) SQL
10 10 (20.83%) Visual Studio
11 9 (18.75%) C
11 9 (18.75%) OO
11 9 (18.75%) Multithreading
11 9 (18.75%) Qt
12 7 (14.58%) .NET
12 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
13 6 (12.50%) Sony
13 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (12.50%) Android
13 6 (12.50%) iPhone
13 6 (12.50%) GLSL
13 6 (12.50%) Xbox
14 5 (10.42%) OpenCL
14 5 (10.42%) Image Processing
14 5 (10.42%) CUDA
14 5 (10.42%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.17%) ClearCase
General
1 20 (41.67%) Games
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (33.33%) OpenGL
2 11 (22.92%) DirectX
3 9 (18.75%) Qt
4 7 (14.58%) .NET
5 5 (10.42%) OpenCL
6 4 (8.33%) ATL
6 4 (8.33%) XML
7 3 (6.25%) HTML
7 3 (6.25%) HTML5
7 3 (6.25%) PyQt
8 2 (4.17%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 2 (4.17%) WinForms
8 2 (4.17%) WCF
8 2 (4.17%) XSLT
8 2 (4.17%) Web Services
8 2 (4.17%) Middleware
9 1 (2.08%) STL
9 1 (2.08%) MFC
9 1 (2.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 28 (58.33%) 3D Graphics
2 11 (22.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (12.50%) iPhone
3 6 (12.50%) Xbox
4 5 (10.42%) CUDA
5 3 (6.25%) Animation
5 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.25%) Blog
6 2 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (4.17%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Linux
2 15 (31.25%) Windows
3 6 (12.50%) Android
4 3 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) OOD
2 10 (20.83%) CAD
3 9 (18.75%) OO
3 9 (18.75%) Multithreading
4 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.42%) Image Processing
6 3 (6.25%) OOP
6 3 (6.25%) HOOD
7 2 (4.17%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.17%) TDD
7 2 (4.17%) SOA
8 1 (2.08%) ITIL
8 1 (2.08%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.08%) Migration
8 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.08%) 3D Programming
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) C++
2 22 (45.83%) Python
3 13 (27.08%) C#
4 10 (20.83%) SQL
5 9 (18.75%) C
6 6 (12.50%) GLSL
7 4 (8.33%) VC++
8 2 (4.17%) Lua
9 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Sony
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
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