The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Developer
Rank 190 - 170
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.049% - 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Average salary £35,000 - £29,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
C++ Software 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
3913 3685 3645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.98% 94.63% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3236 3228 3205
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++ Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

C++ Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

C++ Software Developer Salary Trend in Manchester

C++ Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 19 (86.36%) 3D Graphics
2 19 (86.36%) Games
3 17 (77.27%) Linux
4 16 (72.73%) OpenGL
5 14 (63.64%) Python
6 13 (59.09%) OOD
7 10 (45.45%) DirectX
7 10 (45.45%) CAD
8 9 (40.91%) Qt
9 6 (27.27%) Windows
9 6 (27.27%) Android
9 6 (27.27%) iPhone
9 6 (27.27%) Sony
9 6 (27.27%) GLSL
9 6 (27.27%) Xbox
10 5 (22.73%) Multithreading
10 5 (22.73%) OpenCL
10 5 (22.73%) Image Processing
10 5 (22.73%) CUDA
10 5 (22.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (22.73%) .NET
10 5 (22.73%) C#
11 3 (13.64%) C
11 3 (13.64%) HTML
11 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
11 3 (13.64%) VC++
11 3 (13.64%) Mac OS X
11 3 (13.64%) HTML5
11 3 (13.64%) PyQt

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (86.36%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) OpenGL
2 10 (45.45%) DirectX
3 9 (40.91%) Qt
4 5 (22.73%) .NET
4 5 (22.73%) OpenCL
5 3 (13.64%) HTML
5 3 (13.64%) HTML5
5 3 (13.64%) PyQt
Miscellaneous
1 19 (86.36%) 3D Graphics
2 6 (27.27%) iPhone
2 6 (27.27%) Xbox
3 5 (22.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (22.73%) CUDA
4 3 (13.64%) Animation
4 3 (13.64%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Android
3 3 (13.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) OOD
2 10 (45.45%) CAD
3 5 (22.73%) Multithreading
3 5 (22.73%) Image Processing
4 3 (13.64%) HOOD
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (63.64%) Python
3 6 (27.27%) GLSL
4 5 (22.73%) C#
5 3 (13.64%) C
5 3 (13.64%) VC++
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Sony