The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 74 65 119
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +54
Permanent jobs citing C++ 144 152 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.89% 4.03% 1.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.95% 8.30% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 126 150 70
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,200 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2073 1831 2281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.98% 48.52% 55.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1826 1608 1938
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £27,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 August 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Manchester

C++
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++ within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Stockport -10 9 £52,500 +52.17% 5
Oldham - 7 £35,000 -
Altrincham - 3 - -
Salford +1 1 £39,000 +15.55%
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for C++.

1 143 (44.69%) Java
1 143 (44.69%) Software Engineering
2 136 (42.50%) Degree
3 114 (35.63%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (33.75%) Computer Science
5 100 (31.25%) OO
6 90 (28.13%) C#
7 79 (24.69%) SQL
8 74 (23.13%) .NET
8 74 (23.13%) Electronics
9 66 (20.63%) Windows
10 65 (20.31%) HTML
11 62 (19.38%) JavaScript
12 56 (17.50%) C
13 55 (17.19%) CSS
13 55 (17.19%) Multithreading
14 53 (16.56%) Continuous Integration
15 52 (16.25%) Scrum
15 52 (16.25%) Algorithms
16 46 (14.38%) PhD
17 44 (13.75%) Mentoring
18 43 (13.44%) OOD
19 41 (12.81%) Python
19 41 (12.81%) Visual Studio
20 39 (12.19%) jQuery
21 38 (11.88%) Git (software)
22 36 (11.25%) Unit Testing
22 36 (11.25%) Finance
23 35 (10.94%) PHP
24 34 (10.63%) Unix

C++
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.88%) Apache Spark
2 5 (1.56%) Apache
2 5 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (1.56%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.25%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.63%) CMS
4 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (2.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (1.56%) GitHub
1 5 (1.56%) PaaS
2 4 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.81%) Wireless
2 17 (5.31%) 802.11
3 16 (5.00%) Network Security
4 15 (4.69%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.94%) HTTP
6 1 (0.31%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.31%) Modbus
6 1 (0.31%) NFC
6 1 (0.31%) RS-485
6 1 (0.31%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.63%) Big Data
3 14 (4.38%) Data Mining
4 11 (3.44%) MySQL
5 6 (1.88%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.25%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.63%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.63%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.31%) HBase
8 1 (0.31%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.31%) Redis
Development Applications
1 41 (12.81%) Visual Studio
2 38 (11.88%) Git (software)
3 26 (8.13%) JUnit
3 26 (8.13%) MSTest
3 26 (8.13%) NUnit
4 16 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (4.69%) Subversion
6 9 (2.81%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.88%) Maven
8 5 (1.56%) gulp
9 3 (0.94%) JIRA
10 1 (0.31%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.31%) Xcode
General
1 74 (23.13%) Electronics
2 36 (11.25%) Finance
3 24 (7.50%) Games
4 13 (4.06%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.81%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.50%) Marketing
7 5 (1.56%) iGaming
7 5 (1.56%) Law
8 4 (1.25%) Retail
9 2 (0.63%) Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.31%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 108 (33.75%) Developer
2 87 (27.19%) Software Engineer
3 45 (14.06%) C++ Software Engineer
4 36 (11.25%) C++ Developer
5 34 (10.63%) Java Developer
6 33 (10.31%) Embedded Engineer
7 30 (9.38%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 26 (8.13%) .NET Software Engineer
8 26 (8.13%) C# Software Engineer
8 26 (8.13%) Software Developer
9 17 (5.31%) Audio Engineer
9 17 (5.31%) Unix Engineer
10 16 (5.00%) DSP Engineer
10 16 (5.00%) Security Manager
11 14 (4.38%) Machine Learning Engineer
11 14 (4.38%) MATLAB Engineer
12 13 (4.06%) Consultant
12 13 (4.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 13 (4.06%) Java Engineer
13 12 (3.75%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (23.13%) .NET
2 65 (20.31%) HTML
3 55 (17.19%) CSS
4 39 (12.19%) jQuery
5 33 (10.31%) Web Services
6 32 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 32 (10.00%) J2EE
7 30 (9.38%) SOAP
8 29 (9.06%) LINQ
8 29 (9.06%) XML
9 27 (8.44%) RESTful
10 26 (8.13%) WCF
10 26 (8.13%) WF
10 26 (8.13%) WPF
11 25 (7.81%) Silverlight
11 25 (7.81%) XSLT
12 23 (7.19%) STL
13 21 (6.56%) HTML5
14 20 (6.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 17 (5.31%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 108 (33.75%) Computer Science
2 52 (16.25%) Algorithms
3 30 (9.38%) Augmented Reality
4 23 (7.19%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (6.88%) iPad
6 20 (6.25%) Kinect
7 16 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (5.00%) Blog
7 16 (5.00%) Mathematics
7 16 (5.00%) N-Tier
7 16 (5.00%) Statistics
8 15 (4.69%) 3D Graphics
8 15 (4.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 14 (4.38%) CUDA
10 6 (1.88%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (1.56%) Animation
11 5 (1.56%) Device Driver
12 4 (1.25%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.25%) Neural Network
12 4 (1.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 66 (20.63%) Windows
2 34 (10.63%) Linux
2 34 (10.63%) Unix
3 13 (4.06%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (1.56%) CoreOS
5 3 (0.94%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.63%) Android
6 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.63%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (44.69%) Software Engineering
2 114 (35.63%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (31.25%) OO
4 55 (17.19%) Multithreading
5 53 (16.56%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (16.25%) Scrum
7 44 (13.75%) Mentoring
8 43 (13.44%) OOD
9 36 (11.25%) Unit Testing
10 32 (10.00%) Machine Learning
11 26 (8.13%) UML
12 25 (7.81%) Concurrent Programming
12 25 (7.81%) DSDM
12 25 (7.81%) MVVM
12 25 (7.81%) RUP
12 25 (7.81%) Service Delivery
12 25 (7.81%) Use Case
13 20 (6.25%) Project Management
14 17 (5.31%) Ethical Hacking
14 17 (5.31%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 143 (44.69%) Java
2 90 (28.13%) C#
3 79 (24.69%) SQL
4 62 (19.38%) JavaScript
5 56 (17.50%) C
6 41 (12.81%) Python
7 35 (10.94%) PHP
8 32 (10.00%) MATLAB
9 26 (8.13%) PL/SQL
9 26 (8.13%) T-SQL
10 21 (6.56%) VB.NET
11 18 (5.63%) Objective-C
12 15 (4.69%) R
13 12 (3.75%) Ruby
14 10 (3.13%) Embedded C
15 8 (2.50%) Perl
15 8 (2.50%) VC++
16 6 (1.88%) Embedded C++
16 6 (1.88%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 136 (42.50%) Degree
2 46 (14.38%) PhD
3 21 (6.56%) Security Cleared
4 16 (5.00%) CHECK Team Leader
4 16 (5.00%) CREST Certified
5 12 (3.75%) Cyber Scheme
5 12 (3.75%) Tigerscheme
6 5 (1.56%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.31%) ISEB
7 1 (0.31%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.94%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 7816
2 1 (0.31%) JTAG
System Software
1 6 (1.88%) Firmware
2 5 (1.56%) Docker
3 4 (1.25%) Ceph
4 1 (0.31%) HDFS
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.81%) Puppet
2 5 (1.56%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.31%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 17 (5.31%) BT
2 12 (3.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.19%) SAP
4 5 (1.56%) Oracle
4 5 (1.56%) VMware
5 2 (0.63%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.31%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.31%) EMC
6 1 (0.31%) Facebook
6 1 (0.31%) Ingenico
6 1 (0.31%) Intel Security
6 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.31%) Twitter
6 1 (0.31%) VeriFone
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Subsidium Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
TRG
Salary: 30000-50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bens, inc. Healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
TRG
Salary: 35000-45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Stockport
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
TRG
Salary: 35000-45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago