The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 89 67 36
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -31
Permanent jobs citing C++ 101 150 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.56% 3.57% 6.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.59% 5.80% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 89 149 206
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2201 2585 2290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.75% 61.53% 61.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1859 2316 2091
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
North West

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

C++
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

C++ Salary Trend in Manchester

C++
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Manchester

C++
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford -6 3 £37,000 -17.77%
Stockport -12 3 £50,000 +49.25% 2
Cheadle -2 2 £40,000 -20.00%
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++.

1 80 (39.02%) Java
2 73 (35.61%) C
3 69 (33.66%) Python
4 67 (32.68%) Linux
5 64 (31.22%) Software Engineering
6 57 (27.80%) Windows
6 57 (27.80%) C#
7 47 (22.93%) 3D Graphics
8 39 (19.02%) Android
9 38 (18.54%) .NET
10 37 (18.05%) OO
11 34 (16.59%) Games
12 31 (15.12%) Mac OS X
13 28 (13.66%) SQL
14 27 (13.17%) Animation
14 27 (13.17%) iOS Development
15 26 (12.68%) Mobile App
15 26 (12.68%) Apple iOS
15 26 (12.68%) PHP
16 24 (11.71%) Android Development
17 23 (11.22%) Perl
17 23 (11.22%) OpenGL
18 21 (10.24%) Blackberry
18 21 (10.24%) HTML
19 19 (9.27%) XML
19 19 (9.27%) iPhone
20 18 (8.78%) Time Management
20 18 (8.78%) QA
20 18 (8.78%) Degree
20 18 (8.78%) Visual Studio

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.93%) IIS
2 2 (0.98%) Confluence
3 1 (0.49%) Apache
3 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.49%) SAS
3 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.49%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.46%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.98%) Route 53
5 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.49%) SaaS
5 1 (0.49%) PaaS
5 1 (0.49%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.90%) VPN
2 3 (1.46%) HTTP
2 3 (1.46%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.98%) CTI
3 2 (0.98%) Internet
3 2 (0.98%) PPTP
3 2 (0.98%) IPsec
3 2 (0.98%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.49%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.49%) IPv4
4 1 (0.49%) IPv6
4 1 (0.49%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.49%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.49%) ATM
4 1 (0.49%) VoIP
4 1 (0.49%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.41%) Hadoop
3 6 (2.93%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.93%) MySQL
4 5 (2.44%) Big Data
5 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.49%) DB2
6 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 18 (8.78%) Visual Studio
2 14 (6.83%) Git (software)
3 13 (6.34%) Subversion
4 10 (4.88%) ClearCase
5 4 (1.95%) Hudson
5 4 (1.95%) SCons
5 4 (1.95%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.46%) JUnit
7 2 (0.98%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.98%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.98%) JIRA
7 2 (0.98%) JMeter
7 2 (0.98%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.49%) MSI
8 1 (0.49%) InstallAnywhere
8 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.49%) RSpec
8 1 (0.49%) SpecFlow
General
1 34 (16.59%) Games
2 13 (6.34%) Banking
3 11 (5.37%) Retail
4 5 (2.44%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.95%) Marketing
5 4 (1.95%) Finance
6 2 (0.98%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.98%) Electronics
6 2 (0.98%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Automotive
7 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (50.24%) Developer
2 67 (32.68%) Software Engineer
3 47 (22.93%) Software Developer
4 46 (22.44%) C++ Developer
5 23 (11.22%) Mobile Developer
6 22 (10.73%) C++ Software Developer
7 16 (7.80%) iOS Developer
8 13 (6.34%) Android Developer
9 11 (5.37%) Games Developer
10 10 (4.88%) Graduate
10 10 (4.88%) Graduate Developer
11 9 (4.39%) C++ Software Engineer
12 8 (3.90%) Consultant
13 7 (3.41%) Systems Administrator
13 7 (3.41%) Administrator
13 7 (3.41%) Linux Administrator
13 7 (3.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 6 (2.93%) QA Engineer
14 6 (2.93%) Software Test Analyst
14 6 (2.93%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (18.54%) .NET
2 23 (11.22%) OpenGL
3 21 (10.24%) HTML
4 19 (9.27%) XML
5 17 (8.29%) Web Services
6 11 (5.37%) Ruby on Rails
6 11 (5.37%) DirectX
7 10 (4.88%) WCF
7 10 (4.88%) HTML5
8 9 (4.39%) Qt
8 9 (4.39%) ATL
9 8 (3.90%) Middleware
10 7 (3.41%) CSS
10 7 (3.41%) WinForms
11 6 (2.93%) JSON
11 6 (2.93%) J2EE
12 5 (2.44%) XSLT
12 5 (2.44%) OpenCL
13 4 (1.95%) Windows Identity Foundation
13 4 (1.95%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 47 (22.93%) 3D Graphics
2 27 (13.17%) Animation
3 26 (12.68%) Mobile App
4 21 (10.24%) Blackberry
5 19 (9.27%) iPhone
6 17 (8.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (5.85%) iPad
8 11 (5.37%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (4.39%) Computer Science
10 6 (2.93%) Mathematics
10 6 (2.93%) Xbox
10 6 (2.93%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (2.44%) CUDA
11 5 (2.44%) IVR
11 5 (2.44%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.46%) Handset
12 3 (1.46%) Neural Network
12 3 (1.46%) Physics
12 3 (1.46%) Blog
13 2 (0.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 67 (32.68%) Linux
2 57 (27.80%) Windows
3 39 (19.02%) Android
4 31 (15.12%) Mac OS X
5 26 (12.68%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.44%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.95%) UNIX
8 2 (0.98%) CentOS
9 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.49%) AIX
9 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (31.22%) Software Engineering
2 37 (18.05%) OO
3 27 (13.17%) iOS Development
4 24 (11.71%) Android Development
5 18 (8.78%) Time Management
6 17 (8.29%) OOD
7 16 (7.80%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (6.34%) CAD
9 11 (5.37%) 3D Modelling
10 10 (4.88%) TDD
11 8 (3.90%) Pair Programming
11 8 (3.90%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (3.90%) Automated Testing
11 8 (3.90%) Test Management
11 8 (3.90%) Mobile Application Development
12 7 (3.41%) Scrum
12 7 (3.41%) SOA
13 6 (2.93%) RUP
13 6 (2.93%) Project Management
13 6 (2.93%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (39.02%) Java
2 73 (35.61%) C
3 69 (33.66%) Python
4 57 (27.80%) C#
5 28 (13.66%) SQL
6 26 (12.68%) PHP
7 23 (11.22%) Perl
8 17 (8.29%) Objective-C
9 16 (7.80%) Ruby
10 12 (5.85%) JavaScript
11 9 (4.39%) Lua
12 6 (2.93%) GLSL
13 5 (2.44%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.95%) Ada
14 4 (1.95%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.46%) VC++
16 2 (0.98%) X++
16 2 (0.98%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.49%) F#
17 1 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (8.78%) Degree
2 4 (1.95%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.95%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.98%) OCPJP
3 2 (0.98%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.78%) QA
2 3 (1.46%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.98%) Squid
2 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.49%) Varnish
2 1 (0.49%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (1.46%) Puppet
2 2 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.49%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (5.85%) Symbian
2 11 (5.37%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.41%) Sony
3 7 (3.41%) Perforce
4 4 (1.95%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.98%) VMware
5 2 (0.98%) Wonderware
5 2 (0.98%) Siemens
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle
6 1 (0.49%) Sybase
6 1 (0.49%) IBM
6 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.49%) Avaya
6 1 (0.49%) NCR
6 1 (0.49%) Facebook
Manchester, Lancashire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + Dental + Life Ins +
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: 25000-35000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + Bens + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + bonus, potential for share options.
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 days ago