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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 159 156 169
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 19 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.56% 0.79% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.82% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 25
Median salary £40,000 £34,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +2.98%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3337 3166 3741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.54% 96.49% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2872 2588 3068
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 27 May 2016.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 44 (100.00%) C++
1 44 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (61.36%) Multithreading
3 25 (56.82%) OO
4 23 (52.27%) Windows
5 22 (50.00%) C
6 21 (47.73%) Visual Studio
7 20 (45.45%) C#
7 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 20 (45.45%) Degree
8 19 (43.18%) Games
8 19 (43.18%) Windows XP
9 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (36.36%) Git (software)
11 15 (34.09%) Computer Science
11 15 (34.09%) Electronics
12 12 (27.27%) STL
13 8 (18.18%) OOD
14 5 (11.36%) Device Driver
14 5 (11.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
14 5 (11.36%) Embedded C
14 5 (11.36%) Linux
14 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
15 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
15 4 (9.09%) Scrum
16 3 (6.82%) Subversion
16 3 (6.82%) JSON
16 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
16 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration

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 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (47.73%) Visual Studio
2 16 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.82%) Subversion
4 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (43.18%) Games
2 15 (34.09%) Electronics
3 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) STL
2 3 (6.82%) JSON
2 3 (6.82%) SOAP
2 3 (6.82%) WCF
2 3 (6.82%) Web Services
2 3 (6.82%) XML
3 2 (4.55%) ATL
4 1 (2.27%) .NET
4 1 (2.27%) COM
4 1 (2.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.36%) Device Driver
2 5 (11.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.55%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (52.27%) Windows
2 19 (43.18%) Windows XP
3 5 (11.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (61.36%) Multithreading
3 25 (56.82%) OO
4 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (18.18%) OOD
6 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.09%) Scrum
8 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (4.55%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.55%) SDLC
10 1 (2.27%) Embedded Software Development
10 1 (2.27%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (2.27%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) C++
2 22 (50.00%) C
3 20 (45.45%) C#
4 5 (11.36%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.27%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.27%) Java
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) JTAG
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) Twitter
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