The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 107 84 46
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -38
Permanent jobs citing C++ 82 109 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.06% 2.86% 5.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.68% 4.80% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 69 102 178
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2227 2270 2385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.87% 59.55% 62.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1897 2025 2180
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 17 September 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 17 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bolton +9 7 £50,000 +66.66%
Stockport -4 4 £39,500 -5.95% 3
Salford +2 2 £50,000 +27.38%
Cheadle -6 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Oldham - 2 £35,000 -
Altrincham +1 1 £30,000 -11.76%
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 83 (41.09%) C#
2 78 (38.61%) C
3 76 (37.62%) Java
4 60 (29.70%) Software Engineering
5 57 (28.22%) Linux
6 52 (25.74%) Windows
7 51 (25.25%) Python
8 50 (24.75%) OO
9 46 (22.77%) .NET
10 40 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
11 39 (19.31%) 3D Graphics
12 31 (15.35%) Games
13 28 (13.86%) HTML
14 27 (13.37%) SQL
14 27 (13.37%) Android
15 26 (12.87%) XML
16 24 (11.88%) Web Services
16 24 (11.88%) Mac OS X
17 23 (11.39%) OOD
17 23 (11.39%) OpenGL
18 21 (10.40%) SQL Server
18 21 (10.40%) Visual Studio
19 20 (9.90%) SOA
19 20 (9.90%) Mobile App
20 19 (9.41%) PHP
20 19 (9.41%) iOS Development
21 18 (8.91%) Degree
21 18 (8.91%) Android Development
22 17 (8.42%) JavaScript
22 17 (8.42%) Banking

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 12 (5.94%) IIS
2 2 (0.99%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.99%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.99%) Confluence
2 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.50%) CloudStack
3 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.50%) SAS
3 1 (0.50%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (7.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.99%) Route 53
3 2 (0.99%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (0.99%) SaaS
4 1 (0.50%) PaaS
4 1 (0.50%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.96%) VPN
2 3 (1.49%) HTTP
3 2 (0.99%) PPTP
3 2 (0.99%) IPsec
3 2 (0.99%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.50%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.50%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.50%) Internet
4 1 (0.50%) Broadband
4 1 (0.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.40%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.96%) Hadoop
3 7 (3.47%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.97%) Big Data
5 4 (1.98%) MySQL
6 3 (1.49%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.50%) Riak
8 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 21 (10.40%) Visual Studio
2 15 (7.43%) ClearCase
3 12 (5.94%) Subversion
3 12 (5.94%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.49%) Hudson
4 3 (1.49%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.99%) FireMonkey
5 2 (0.99%) JUnit
5 2 (0.99%) SCons
5 2 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.99%) PHPUnit
5 2 (0.99%) Maven
5 2 (0.99%) JIRA
5 2 (0.99%) Selenium
5 2 (0.99%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.50%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.50%) RSpec
6 1 (0.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 31 (15.35%) Games
2 17 (8.42%) Banking
2 17 (8.42%) Retail
3 11 (5.45%) Retail Banking
4 5 (2.48%) Finance
5 4 (1.98%) Marketing
6 3 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.99%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 114 (56.44%) Developer
2 56 (27.72%) Software Engineer
3 51 (25.25%) Software Developer
4 44 (21.78%) C++ Developer
5 22 (10.89%) C++ Software Developer
6 18 (8.91%) Mobile Developer
7 15 (7.43%) Technical Specialist
8 12 (5.94%) iOS Developer
9 11 (5.45%) Android Developer
9 11 (5.45%) Games Developer
9 11 (5.45%) Graduate
10 10 (4.95%) C++ Software Engineer
10 10 (4.95%) Graduate Developer
11 9 (4.46%) Senior Developer
12 8 (3.96%) Analyst
13 7 (3.47%) Junior
13 7 (3.47%) Programmer
13 7 (3.47%) Java Developer
14 6 (2.97%) Senior Software Developer
14 6 (2.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (22.77%) .NET
2 28 (13.86%) HTML
3 26 (12.87%) XML
4 24 (11.88%) Web Services
5 23 (11.39%) OpenGL
6 13 (6.44%) HTML5
7 11 (5.45%) DirectX
7 11 (5.45%) Middleware
7 11 (5.45%) XSLT
8 10 (4.95%) WCF
9 9 (4.46%) WinForms
9 9 (4.46%) Qt
10 8 (3.96%) J2EE
11 7 (3.47%) Ruby on Rails
12 6 (2.97%) MFC
12 6 (2.97%) CSS
12 6 (2.97%) JSON
13 5 (2.48%) SVG
13 5 (2.48%) OpenCL
13 5 (2.48%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.31%) 3D Graphics
2 20 (9.90%) Mobile App
3 16 (7.92%) Blackberry
3 16 (7.92%) Animation
3 16 (7.92%) iPhone
4 14 (6.93%) Client/Server
5 11 (5.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (5.45%) Computer Science
5 11 (5.45%) Mathematics
6 10 (4.95%) iPad
7 8 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (2.97%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (2.97%) Xbox
10 5 (2.48%) CUDA
11 4 (1.98%) Neural Network
12 3 (1.49%) Physics
12 3 (1.49%) Blog
12 3 (1.49%) Handset
13 2 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (28.22%) Linux
2 52 (25.74%) Windows
3 27 (13.37%) Android
4 24 (11.88%) Mac OS X
5 15 (7.43%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.49%) UNIX
7 2 (0.99%) CentOS
7 2 (0.99%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.99%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (29.70%) Software Engineering
2 50 (24.75%) OO
3 40 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (11.39%) OOD
5 20 (9.90%) SOA
6 19 (9.41%) iOS Development
7 18 (8.91%) Android Development
8 15 (7.43%) CAD
9 13 (6.44%) Scrum
9 13 (6.44%) Test Management
10 12 (5.94%) Software Testing
11 11 (5.45%) Incident Management
11 11 (5.45%) Project Management
11 11 (5.45%) ITIL
12 10 (4.95%) TDD
12 10 (4.95%) Time Management
12 10 (4.95%) 3D Modelling
13 9 (4.46%) OOP
14 8 (3.96%) Automated Testing
15 7 (3.47%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (41.09%) C#
2 78 (38.61%) C
3 76 (37.62%) Java
4 51 (25.25%) Python
5 27 (13.37%) SQL
6 19 (9.41%) PHP
7 17 (8.42%) JavaScript
8 16 (7.92%) Perl
9 12 (5.94%) Objective-C
9 12 (5.94%) Ruby
10 8 (3.96%) VB.NET
11 7 (3.47%) Lua
12 6 (2.97%) GLSL
13 4 (1.98%) Ada
13 4 (1.98%) Delphi
14 3 (1.49%) VC++
15 2 (0.99%) Pascal
15 2 (0.99%) X++
15 2 (0.99%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.50%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 18 (8.91%) Degree
2 3 (1.49%) ISEB
3 2 (0.99%) OCPJP
3 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.95%) QA
2 3 (1.49%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.99%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (1.49%) Puppet
2 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.50%) Ansible
2 1 (0.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (6.93%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.46%) Symbian
3 8 (3.96%) Siemens
3 8 (3.96%) Wonderware
4 7 (3.47%) Sony
5 6 (2.97%) Perforce
6 3 (1.49%) Oracle
7 2 (0.99%) JBoss
7 2 (0.99%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.50%) Facebook
8 1 (0.50%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.50%) Google
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Share Scheme + Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
beITrecruitment Limited
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Flexi-time, Training
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Church International
Salary: £36k to £44k plus ex package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000-£35,000 PA, depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £33000 - £44000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Hudson - London
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + industry leading benefits
Posted: 5 days ago