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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
North West / Manchester
Rank 51 46 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 198 157 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.22% 4.75% 4.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.68% 9.39% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 135 133 149
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
2282 1672 2028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 60.21% 50.61% 51.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1957 1440 1821
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,450 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 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
Oldham -1 45 £37,500 +56.25% 6
Cheadle +16 4 £45,625 -42.96%
Altrincham -6 4 - -
Stockport -11 3 £42,500 -29.16%
Bolton - 3 £21,500 -
Salford - 2 £44,000 - 2
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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++.

1 169 (52.32%) Software Engineering
2 160 (49.54%) Java
3 152 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 118 (36.53%) C#
5 116 (35.91%) C
6 113 (34.98%) OO
7 108 (33.44%) SQL
8 104 (32.20%) .NET
9 103 (31.89%) Degree
10 94 (29.10%) Continuous Integration
11 88 (27.24%) HTML
12 84 (26.01%) Linux
13 81 (25.08%) Python
14 78 (24.15%) Scrum
15 67 (20.74%) Visual Studio
16 65 (20.12%) Validation
17 59 (18.27%) Windows
18 56 (17.34%) PHP
19 50 (15.48%) OOD
19 50 (15.48%) Embedded C
20 49 (15.17%) JavaScript
21 46 (14.24%) Unit Testing
22 44 (13.62%) WPF
23 43 (13.31%) Multithreading
23 43 (13.31%) Electronics
24 42 (13.00%) XML
25 41 (12.69%) SOAP
25 41 (12.69%) WCF
26 40 (12.38%) SDLC
26 40 (12.38%) SQL Server

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 11 (3.41%) Apache Spark
2 10 (3.10%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.86%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.24%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.93%) Apache
7 2 (0.62%) Confluence
7 2 (0.62%) SAS
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.31%) IIS
8 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (1.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) Maya
2 1 (0.31%) MODO
2 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.62%) PaaS
3 1 (0.31%) GitHub
3 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.86%) Ethernet
3 5 (1.55%) Broadband
4 4 (1.24%) Wireless
5 3 (0.93%) Modbus
5 3 (0.93%) RS-485
5 3 (0.93%) ZigBee
6 2 (0.62%) RS-232
7 1 (0.31%) GPRS
7 1 (0.31%) GSM
7 1 (0.31%) HTTP
7 1 (0.31%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (12.38%) SQL Server
2 31 (9.60%) MySQL
3 17 (5.26%) Big Data
4 14 (4.33%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (1.55%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.24%) Apache Hive
6 4 (1.24%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.62%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.62%) Impala
7 2 (0.62%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.62%) Sqoop
8 1 (0.31%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.31%) GIS
8 1 (0.31%) HBase
8 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 67 (20.74%) Visual Studio
2 36 (11.15%) Cucumber
2 36 (11.15%) MSTest
2 36 (11.15%) NUnit
2 36 (11.15%) Selenium
3 29 (8.98%) JUnit
4 27 (8.36%) Git (software)
5 22 (6.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (6.19%) JIRA
7 17 (5.26%) Jenkins
8 9 (2.79%) Subversion
9 8 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (2.48%) JMeter
9 8 (2.48%) LoadRunner
10 6 (1.86%) GoCD
10 6 (1.86%) Hudson
10 6 (1.86%) MSBuild
10 6 (1.86%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (1.86%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.55%) GitLab
General
1 43 (13.31%) Electronics
2 38 (11.76%) Finance
3 28 (8.67%) Games
4 23 (7.12%) Manufacturing
5 18 (5.57%) Retail
6 12 (3.72%) Military
6 12 (3.72%) Telecoms
7 11 (3.41%) Marketing
8 6 (1.86%) Banking
9 4 (1.24%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 118 (36.53%) Developer
2 95 (29.41%) Software Engineer
3 37 (11.46%) C++ Developer
3 37 (11.46%) Embedded Engineer
4 36 (11.15%) Java Developer
4 36 (11.15%) Software Developer
4 36 (11.15%) Test Engineer
5 31 (9.60%) C# Software Engineer
6 29 (8.98%) C++ Software Engineer
7 28 (8.67%) .NET Software Engineer
8 24 (7.43%) Senior Developer
9 18 (5.57%) Senior Java Developer
10 17 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 17 (5.26%) Graduate
11 16 (4.95%) Junior
11 16 (4.95%) Linux Engineer
12 15 (4.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 15 (4.64%) Senior Software Engineer
13 14 (4.33%) C++ Software Developer
14 13 (4.02%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (32.20%) .NET
2 88 (27.24%) HTML
3 44 (13.62%) WPF
4 42 (13.00%) XML
5 41 (12.69%) SOAP
5 41 (12.69%) WCF
6 39 (12.07%) CSS
7 38 (11.76%) jQuery
7 38 (11.76%) Web Services
8 36 (11.15%) ASP.NET
8 36 (11.15%) J2EE
8 36 (11.15%) LINQ
9 34 (10.53%) WF
10 29 (8.98%) OpenGL
11 28 (8.67%) Silverlight
12 26 (8.05%) RESTful
12 26 (8.05%) XSLT
13 17 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 15 (4.64%) DirectX
15 14 (4.33%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.46%) Computer Science
2 32 (9.91%) Algorithms
3 24 (7.43%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (7.12%) iPad
5 16 (4.95%) 3D Graphics
5 16 (4.95%) Kinect
6 15 (4.64%) Augmented Reality
7 14 (4.33%) Device Driver
8 13 (4.02%) N-Tier
9 12 (3.72%) HoloLens
10 9 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (2.48%) Animation
12 7 (2.17%) Cyber Defence
12 7 (2.17%) Cyberthreat
13 6 (1.86%) Mobile App
14 4 (1.24%) Blog
14 4 (1.24%) Data Structures
15 3 (0.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 3 (0.93%) Home Automation
16 2 (0.62%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 84 (26.01%) Linux
2 59 (18.27%) Windows
3 27 (8.36%) Embedded Linux
4 15 (4.64%) Unix
5 13 (4.02%) Android
5 13 (4.02%) Apple iOS
5 13 (4.02%) Windows XP
6 8 (2.48%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.62%) CentOS
7 2 (0.62%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.62%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.62%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (52.32%) Software Engineering
2 152 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (34.98%) OO
4 94 (29.10%) Continuous Integration
5 78 (24.15%) Scrum
6 65 (20.12%) Validation
7 50 (15.48%) OOD
8 46 (14.24%) Unit Testing
9 43 (13.31%) Multithreading
10 40 (12.38%) SDLC
11 38 (11.76%) DevOps
12 34 (10.53%) UML
13 32 (9.91%) MVVM
14 31 (9.60%) Software Testing
15 29 (8.98%) RUP
16 28 (8.67%) Concurrent Programming
16 28 (8.67%) Service Delivery
16 28 (8.67%) Test Scripting
17 26 (8.05%) DSDM
17 26 (8.05%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 160 (49.54%) Java
2 118 (36.53%) C#
3 116 (35.91%) C
4 108 (33.44%) SQL
5 81 (25.08%) Python
6 56 (17.34%) PHP
7 50 (15.48%) Embedded C
8 49 (15.17%) JavaScript
9 34 (10.53%) T-SQL
10 33 (10.22%) Perl
10 33 (10.22%) PL/SQL
11 29 (8.98%) Embedded C++
12 20 (6.19%) VB
13 17 (5.26%) Ruby
14 12 (3.72%) Go
15 10 (3.10%) VB6
16 9 (2.79%) MATLAB
17 6 (1.86%) PowerShell
18 4 (1.24%) R
19 2 (0.62%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 103 (31.89%) Degree
2 29 (8.98%) Security Cleared
3 22 (6.81%) DV Cleared
4 17 (5.26%) HNC
5 16 (4.95%) PhD
6 15 (4.64%) HND
7 9 (2.79%) ISTQB
8 8 (2.48%) ISEB
9 7 (2.17%) Postgraduate
10 6 (1.86%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.93%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.74%) QA
2 4 (1.24%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.31%) MISRA
System Software
1 32 (9.91%) Firmware
2 13 (4.02%) Hyper-V
2 13 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.86%) Docker
4 1 (0.31%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.31%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (3.72%) Ansible
1 12 (3.72%) Puppet
2 8 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.86%) Terraform
5 1 (0.31%) Mesos
5 1 (0.31%) Oozie
Vendors
1 22 (6.81%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.19%) Oracle
3 13 (4.02%) VMware
4 9 (2.79%) SAP
5 8 (2.48%) HP
6 7 (2.17%) Google
7 3 (0.93%) EMC
8 2 (0.62%) Cloudera
8 2 (0.62%) Hortonworks
8 2 (0.62%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.62%) Xilinx
9 1 (0.31%) Apple
9 1 (0.31%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.31%) Intel Security
9 1 (0.31%) Pega
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