The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 172 173 193
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.18% 0.16% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.16% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% -16.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £36,750 £43,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
3160 3664 3919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.27% 94.80% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2582 3021 3390
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 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

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 27 May 2015.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited C++ Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C++
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Law
2 4 (40.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) OpenGL
2 4 (40.00%) DirectX
2 4 (40.00%) Games
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Animation
2 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (40.00%) Physics
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Game Development
3 2 (20.00%) Twisted
3 2 (20.00%) Laravel
3 2 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (20.00%) Go
3 2 (20.00%) Akka
3 2 (20.00%) Docker
3 2 (20.00%) gevent
3 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (20.00%) Scala

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited C++ Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (40.00%) Law
1 4 (40.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) OpenGL
1 4 (40.00%) DirectX
2 2 (20.00%) JavaSpaces
2 2 (20.00%) Twisted
2 2 (20.00%) Laravel
2 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (20.00%) Akka
2 2 (20.00%) gevent
2 2 (20.00%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Animation
1 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (40.00%) Physics
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) Game Development
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Scala
3 2 (20.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes