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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer - C++
North West / Manchester
Rank 179 155 173
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 21 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.73% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.75% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 18
Median salary £37,500 £24,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,850 £23,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
3709 3206 3806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.69% 97.03% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3108 2656 3213
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Altrincham - 4 - -
Oldham -32 1 £37,500 +56.25% 1
Cheadle - 1 £36,250 -
C++ Software Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 29 (100.00%) C++
1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (58.62%) Degree
2 17 (58.62%) Windows
3 12 (41.38%) OO
3 12 (41.38%) Games
4 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
4 11 (37.93%) Windows XP
5 10 (34.48%) Mathematics
6 9 (31.03%) C
7 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
7 8 (27.59%) Embedded C
7 8 (27.59%) OpenGL
7 8 (27.59%) DirectX
7 8 (27.59%) Animation
7 8 (27.59%) Physics
7 8 (27.59%) Game Development
7 8 (27.59%) Content Development
8 7 (24.14%) SDLC
8 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
9 6 (20.69%) HTML
9 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (17.24%) Subversion
10 5 (17.24%) Electronics
11 4 (13.79%) Embedded C++
11 4 (13.79%) C#
11 4 (13.79%) Logistics
11 4 (13.79%) Multithreading
11 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (10.34%) Unity (Game Engine)

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Ethernet
1 3 (10.34%) Modbus
1 3 (10.34%) RS-485
1 3 (10.34%) Wireless
1 3 (10.34%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
2 5 (17.24%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (41.38%) Games
2 5 (17.24%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) DirectX
1 8 (27.59%) OpenGL
2 6 (20.69%) HTML
3 3 (10.34%) .NET
3 3 (10.34%) JSON
3 3 (10.34%) SOAP
3 3 (10.34%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (10.34%) WCF
3 3 (10.34%) Web Services
3 3 (10.34%) WPF
3 3 (10.34%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
2 8 (27.59%) Animation
3 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (10.34%) Home Automation
5 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.45%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (3.45%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (41.38%) OO
3 10 (34.48%) Mathematics
4 8 (27.59%) Content Development
4 8 (27.59%) Game Development
4 8 (27.59%) Physics
5 7 (24.14%) SDLC
6 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.79%) Logistics
7 4 (13.79%) Multithreading
8 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.34%) UML
9 1 (3.45%) Analytics
9 1 (3.45%) Customer Insight
9 1 (3.45%) Data Analytics
9 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.45%) Mathematical Modelling
9 1 (3.45%) Multithreaded Programming
9 1 (3.45%) OOD
9 1 (3.45%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (31.03%) C
3 8 (27.59%) Embedded C
4 4 (13.79%) C#
4 4 (13.79%) Embedded C++
5 2 (6.90%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) Java
6 1 (3.45%) Scala
6 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) EMC
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
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