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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 49 64 93
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +29
Permanent jobs citing C++ 144 156 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.48% 3.94% 2.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.88% 7.73% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 126 146 78
Average salary £50,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average 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
1621 2017 2303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.45% 51.00% 60.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1818 2063
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(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
Stockport -2 22 £61,250 +91.40% 3
Oldham - 6 £24,000 - 2
Altrincham - 3 £31,500 -
Cheadle -8 2 £80,000 -
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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++.

1 151 (55.31%) Java
2 149 (54.58%) Software Engineering
3 136 (49.82%) Agile Software Development
4 110 (40.29%) C#
5 107 (39.19%) OO
6 104 (38.10%) Windows
7 88 (32.23%) .NET
8 84 (30.77%) SQL
9 80 (29.30%) C
10 77 (28.21%) Multithreading
11 76 (27.84%) Degree
12 70 (25.64%) Scrum
13 65 (23.81%) Visual Studio
14 63 (23.08%) Linux
14 63 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
15 60 (21.98%) JavaScript
16 59 (21.61%) XML
17 54 (19.78%) SQL Server
18 52 (19.05%) Web Services
19 46 (16.85%) SOAP
19 46 (16.85%) OOD
20 45 (16.48%) PHP
20 45 (16.48%) Enterprise Software
21 44 (16.12%) HTML
21 44 (16.12%) Finance
22 38 (13.92%) Unit Testing
23 37 (13.55%) Microsoft
24 35 (12.82%) ASP.NET
24 35 (12.82%) Computer Science
24 35 (12.82%) WCF

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.56%) GlassFish
2 7 (2.56%) WebLogic
2 7 (2.56%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.10%) Confluence
3 3 (1.10%) JBoss
3 3 (1.10%) Node.js
3 3 (1.10%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.10%) WordPress
4 1 (0.37%) Apache
4 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (4.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.37%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.37%) MS Office
2 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.73%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (0.73%) Route 53
4 1 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.40%) HTTP
2 10 (3.66%) Network Security
3 5 (1.83%) Internet
4 4 (1.47%) VPN
5 3 (1.10%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.73%) iBeacon
6 2 (0.73%) IPsec
6 2 (0.73%) OpenVPN
6 2 (0.73%) PPTP
6 2 (0.73%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.37%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (19.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.40%) MySQL
3 6 (2.20%) RDBMS
3 6 (2.20%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.47%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.47%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.73%) Big Data
5 2 (0.73%) Redis
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 65 (23.81%) Visual Studio
2 35 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (12.09%) JUnit
4 28 (10.26%) Subversion
5 26 (9.52%) NUnit
6 25 (9.16%) MSTest
7 13 (4.76%) Git (software)
8 7 (2.56%) Ant
8 7 (2.56%) Eclipse
8 7 (2.56%) JIRA
9 5 (1.83%) Maven
10 4 (1.47%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.47%) Vagrant
10 4 (1.47%) Xcode
11 2 (0.73%) CppUnit
12 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.37%) Selenium
General
1 44 (16.12%) Finance
2 33 (12.09%) Games
3 10 (3.66%) Retail
4 5 (1.83%) Banking
4 5 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.73%) Electronics
5 2 (0.73%) Marketing
6 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 151 (55.31%) Developer
2 81 (29.67%) Software Engineer
3 75 (27.47%) C++ Developer
4 35 (12.82%) C++ Software Engineer
4 35 (12.82%) Java Developer
5 30 (10.99%) C# Software Engineer
5 30 (10.99%) Software Developer
6 26 (9.52%) .NET Software Engineer
7 22 (8.06%) Lead Developer
8 15 (5.49%) C++ Software Developer
9 13 (4.76%) Agile Developer
10 12 (4.40%) Graduate
10 12 (4.40%) iOS Developer
11 11 (4.03%) Consultant
11 11 (4.03%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 11 (4.03%) Games Engineer
11 11 (4.03%) Senior Developer
11 11 (4.03%) Visual C++ Developer
12 10 (3.66%) Linux Engineer
12 10 (3.66%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (32.23%) .NET
2 59 (21.61%) XML
3 52 (19.05%) Web Services
4 46 (16.85%) SOAP
5 44 (16.12%) HTML
6 35 (12.82%) ASP.NET
6 35 (12.82%) WCF
7 34 (12.45%) CSS
8 33 (12.09%) J2EE
8 33 (12.09%) jQuery
9 32 (11.72%) WPF
10 31 (11.36%) LINQ
11 25 (9.16%) RESTful
11 25 (9.16%) Silverlight
11 25 (9.16%) WF
11 25 (9.16%) XSLT
12 20 (7.33%) Spring
13 19 (6.96%) REST
14 18 (6.59%) ATL
15 16 (5.86%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 45 (16.48%) Enterprise Software
2 35 (12.82%) Computer Science
3 27 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (7.69%) Algorithms
5 19 (6.96%) N-Tier
6 18 (6.59%) Mobile App
7 13 (4.76%) User Experience
8 11 (4.03%) 3D Graphics
8 11 (4.03%) iPad
9 10 (3.66%) Blog
10 9 (3.30%) Client/Server
10 9 (3.30%) Management Information System
11 8 (2.93%) iPhone
12 7 (2.56%) Mathematics
13 6 (2.20%) PMI
14 5 (1.83%) Physics
15 4 (1.47%) Animation
15 4 (1.47%) Online Games
16 3 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
16 3 (1.10%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 104 (38.10%) Windows
2 63 (23.08%) Linux
3 29 (10.62%) Unix
4 21 (7.69%) Mac OS X
5 17 (6.23%) Windows XP
6 13 (4.76%) Apple iOS
7 11 (4.03%) Android
8 7 (2.56%) CentOS
9 6 (2.20%) Mac OS
10 4 (1.47%) AIX
10 4 (1.47%) Solaris
11 3 (1.10%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.73%) Debian
12 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.73%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.73%) Windows Server
13 1 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.37%) HPUX
13 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (54.58%) Software Engineering
2 136 (49.82%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (39.19%) OO
4 77 (28.21%) Multithreading
5 70 (25.64%) Scrum
6 63 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (16.85%) OOD
8 38 (13.92%) Unit Testing
9 34 (12.45%) OOP
10 33 (12.09%) SDLC
11 32 (11.72%) Use Case
12 30 (10.99%) TDD
13 26 (9.52%) Mentoring
13 26 (9.52%) UML
14 25 (9.16%) Concurrent Programming
14 25 (9.16%) DSDM
14 25 (9.16%) MVVM
14 25 (9.16%) RUP
14 25 (9.16%) Service Delivery
15 24 (8.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 151 (55.31%) Java
2 110 (40.29%) C#
3 84 (30.77%) SQL
4 80 (29.30%) C
5 60 (21.98%) JavaScript
6 45 (16.48%) PHP
7 28 (10.26%) Python
8 26 (9.52%) Objective-C
9 25 (9.16%) PL/SQL
9 25 (9.16%) T-SQL
10 22 (8.06%) Perl
10 22 (8.06%) VC++
11 18 (6.59%) Ruby
12 10 (3.66%) VB.NET
13 9 (3.30%) VB
14 7 (2.56%) Scala
14 7 (2.56%) X++
15 5 (1.83%) Bash Shell
16 4 (1.47%) Embedded C
17 2 (0.73%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 76 (27.84%) Degree
2 13 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.66%) CHECK Team Leader
3 10 (3.66%) CREST Certified
4 7 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.20%) PhD
5 6 (2.20%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.10%) CISSP
6 3 (1.10%) DBS Check
6 3 (1.10%) GCIA
6 3 (1.10%) GCIH
6 3 (1.10%) ISEB
6 3 (1.10%) SANS
6 3 (1.10%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.37%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.86%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) COSHH
System Software
1 2 (0.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.83%) Puppet
2 2 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.37%) Ansible
Vendors
1 37 (13.55%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.96%) Oracle
3 5 (1.83%) IBM
4 4 (1.47%) Apple
5 3 (1.10%) Perforce
6 2 (0.73%) Adobe
6 2 (0.73%) Intel Security
6 2 (0.73%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.73%) Sencha
7 1 (0.37%) EMC
7 1 (0.37%) Facebook
7 1 (0.37%) HP
7 1 (0.37%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.37%) Symbian
7 1 (0.37%) Twitter
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens + flexi-time
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