The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 164 160 170
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 17 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 0.73% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.76% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 23
Median salary £40,000 £34,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +2.98%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
C++ Software Engineer
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
3398 3422 3805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.56% 96.64% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2896 2792 3130
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Manchester

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 1 £24,000 -
C++ Software Engineer
North West

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, C++ Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 39 (100.00%) C++
1 39 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (71.79%) Multithreading
3 25 (64.10%) Windows
4 24 (61.54%) OO
5 22 (56.41%) C
5 22 (56.41%) Visual Studio
6 20 (51.28%) C#
6 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
7 19 (48.72%) Windows XP
7 19 (48.72%) Games
8 16 (41.03%) Degree
9 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 11 (28.21%) Computer Science
11 9 (23.08%) Electronics
12 8 (20.51%) STL
13 7 (17.95%) OOD
14 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
15 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
15 5 (12.82%) Linux
16 4 (10.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
16 4 (10.26%) Device Driver
16 4 (10.26%) Scrum
16 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
16 4 (10.26%) Embedded C
16 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
17 3 (7.69%) SDLC
17 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (56.41%) Visual Studio
2 13 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.69%) Subversion
3 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (48.72%) Games
2 9 (23.08%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) STL
2 3 (7.69%) ATL
2 3 (7.69%) JSON
2 3 (7.69%) SOAP
2 3 (7.69%) WCF
2 3 (7.69%) Web Services
2 3 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) COM
3 1 (2.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) Device Driver
2 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (64.10%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) Windows XP
3 5 (12.82%) Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (71.79%) Multithreading
3 24 (61.54%) OO
4 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.95%) OOD
6 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Scrum
9 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.69%) SDLC
10 1 (2.56%) Performance Analysis
10 1 (2.56%) System Testing
10 1 (2.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) C++
2 22 (56.41%) C
3 20 (51.28%) C#
4 4 (10.26%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.56%) Java
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
Altrincham, Cheshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £43,000 per annum Salary DOE, Pension, Health, Life In
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago