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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 60 104 71
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -33
Permanent jobs citing C++ 146 91 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.07% 2.27% 3.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.04% 4.07% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 144 84 136
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
1816 2235 2494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.68% 55.86% 60.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1903 2223
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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 +23 15 £34,500 -42.50% 4
Salford +6 5 £37,500 -13.79%
Bolton - 4 £37,500 - 1
Wigan - 2 £47,500 -
Rochdale - 1 £25,000 -
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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++.

1 177 (55.66%) Java
2 144 (45.28%) Software Engineering
3 133 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
4 110 (34.59%) Linux
5 103 (32.39%) C#
5 103 (32.39%) SQL
5 103 (32.39%) Degree
6 97 (30.50%) C
7 83 (26.10%) Windows
8 79 (24.84%) OO
9 73 (22.96%) TDD
10 71 (22.33%) .NET
11 64 (20.13%) XML
12 57 (17.92%) PHP
12 57 (17.92%) Scrum
13 56 (17.61%) SQL Server
13 56 (17.61%) Python
14 50 (15.72%) SOAP
15 49 (15.41%) HTML
16 48 (15.09%) UNIX
17 43 (13.52%) Analytical Skills
18 42 (13.21%) SDLC
18 42 (13.21%) REST
18 42 (13.21%) MySQL
19 41 (12.89%) Retail
20 40 (12.58%) Web Services
21 38 (11.95%) JMS
22 37 (11.64%) Oracle
23 36 (11.32%) Mathematics
24 35 (11.01%) Mobile App

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.14%) WebLogic
2 10 (3.14%) WebSphere
2 10 (3.14%) GlassFish
3 9 (2.83%) WordPress
4 5 (1.57%) Node.js
5 4 (1.26%) nginx
5 4 (1.26%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.94%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.31%) Apache
7 1 (0.31%) SAS
7 1 (0.31%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (5.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.57%) MS Project
3 4 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.77%) Route 53
2 12 (3.77%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.94%) Force.com
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.92%) VPN
2 14 (4.40%) HTTP
3 12 (3.77%) PPTP
3 12 (3.77%) IPsec
3 12 (3.77%) OpenVPN
4 10 (3.14%) Network Security
5 8 (2.52%) DVB
5 8 (2.52%) NFC
5 8 (2.52%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (2.52%) Bluetooth
5 8 (2.52%) GPRS
5 8 (2.52%) GSM
5 8 (2.52%) UMTS
5 8 (2.52%) VoIP
5 8 (2.52%) WLAN
6 7 (2.20%) Internet
7 3 (0.94%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.31%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (17.61%) SQL Server
2 42 (13.21%) MySQL
3 31 (9.75%) Relational Database
4 25 (7.86%) RDBMS
5 12 (3.77%) Big Data
6 9 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.83%) Hadoop
6 9 (2.83%) Apache Hive
6 9 (2.83%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.20%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.26%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.63%) DB2
10 1 (0.31%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.31%) Redis
Development Applications
1 34 (10.69%) Visual Studio
2 28 (8.81%) Subversion
2 28 (8.81%) Maven
3 23 (7.23%) MSTest
3 23 (7.23%) NUnit
4 19 (5.97%) JUnit
5 18 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (4.72%) Git (software)
7 12 (3.77%) Selenium
8 10 (3.14%) JIRA
8 10 (3.14%) Ant
8 10 (3.14%) Eclipse
9 9 (2.83%) Xcode
10 6 (1.89%) Jenkins
11 5 (1.57%) Hudson
12 3 (0.94%) WinDbg
12 3 (0.94%) LoadRunner
12 3 (0.94%) InstallShield
12 3 (0.94%) PVCS
13 1 (0.31%) Axure RP
General
1 41 (12.89%) Retail
2 33 (10.38%) Games
3 28 (8.81%) Finance
4 15 (4.72%) Banking
5 9 (2.83%) Automotive
6 8 (2.52%) Multimedia
7 7 (2.20%) Electronics
7 7 (2.20%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.57%) Law
9 4 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.63%) Advertising
10 2 (0.63%) Publishing
11 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 147 (46.23%) Developer
2 98 (30.82%) Software Engineer
3 51 (16.04%) Software Developer
4 38 (11.95%) C++ Developer
5 23 (7.23%) Java Developer
6 19 (5.97%) Graduate
6 19 (5.97%) C++ Software Developer
7 15 (4.72%) C++ Software Engineer
8 13 (4.09%) Graduate Developer
8 13 (4.09%) Development Manager
8 13 (4.09%) Senior Developer
9 11 (3.46%) Graduate Software Developer
9 11 (3.46%) iOS Developer
9 11 (3.46%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (3.14%) C# Developer
10 10 (3.14%) Analyst
11 9 (2.83%) Senior Software Engineer
11 9 (2.83%) C# Software Engineer
11 9 (2.83%) .NET Software Engineer
11 9 (2.83%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (22.33%) .NET
2 64 (20.13%) XML
3 50 (15.72%) SOAP
4 49 (15.41%) HTML
5 42 (13.21%) REST
6 40 (12.58%) Web Services
7 38 (11.95%) JMS
8 34 (10.69%) JSON
9 33 (10.38%) OpenGL
9 33 (10.38%) Spring
10 31 (9.75%) WSDL
11 29 (9.12%) Hibernate
11 29 (9.12%) RabbitMQ
12 28 (8.81%) ActiveMQ
12 28 (8.81%) Servlets
13 27 (8.49%) CSS
14 25 (7.86%) WPF
15 24 (7.55%) J2EE
16 22 (6.92%) DirectX
16 22 (6.92%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.52%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (11.32%) Mathematics
3 35 (11.01%) Mobile App
4 34 (10.69%) Computer Science
5 27 (8.49%) 3D Graphics
6 26 (8.18%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (8.18%) iPhone
7 17 (5.35%) Physics
8 14 (4.40%) Animation
8 14 (4.40%) Algorithms
9 12 (3.77%) Cryptography
9 12 (3.77%) PKI
10 11 (3.46%) Device Driver
10 11 (3.46%) Client/Server
11 9 (2.83%) Management Information System
11 9 (2.83%) User Experience
11 9 (2.83%) iPad
12 8 (2.52%) Inversion of Control
12 8 (2.52%) MPEG
13 7 (2.20%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 110 (34.59%) Linux
2 83 (26.10%) Windows
3 48 (15.09%) UNIX
4 34 (10.69%) Apple iOS
5 32 (10.06%) Android
6 15 (4.72%) CentOS
6 15 (4.72%) Windows Mobile
7 8 (2.52%) Nucleus RTOS
7 8 (2.52%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.52%) Windows 8
8 7 (2.20%) Windows Phone
9 5 (1.57%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.26%) Mac OS X
10 4 (1.26%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (1.26%) HPUX
11 3 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.31%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (45.28%) Software Engineering
2 133 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (24.84%) OO
4 73 (22.96%) TDD
5 57 (17.92%) Scrum
6 42 (13.21%) SDLC
7 34 (10.69%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (9.43%) UML
9 29 (9.12%) Unit Testing
9 29 (9.12%) DevOps
10 27 (8.49%) Multithreading
10 27 (8.49%) OOP
11 25 (7.86%) Continuous Delivery
12 24 (7.55%) E-Commerce
12 24 (7.55%) Logistics
13 23 (7.23%) BDD
13 23 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
14 22 (6.92%) Software Architecture
15 21 (6.60%) iOS Development
16 20 (6.29%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 177 (55.66%) Java
2 103 (32.39%) C#
2 103 (32.39%) SQL
3 97 (30.50%) C
4 57 (17.92%) PHP
5 56 (17.61%) Python
6 32 (10.06%) JavaScript
7 17 (5.35%) Objective-C
8 16 (5.03%) Ruby
9 13 (4.09%) Bash Shell
9 13 (4.09%) PL/SQL
10 11 (3.46%) VC++
11 10 (3.14%) Scala
11 10 (3.14%) VB
12 9 (2.83%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.20%) Perl
13 7 (2.20%) VBA
13 7 (2.20%) Embedded C
14 5 (1.57%) Embedded C++
15 3 (0.94%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 103 (32.39%) Degree
2 5 (1.57%) ISEB
3 3 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.63%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.26%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) HL7
System Software
1 20 (6.29%) Docker
2 3 (0.94%) Firmware
3 2 (0.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (9.12%) Puppet
2 19 (5.97%) Vagrant
3 7 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 37 (11.64%) Oracle
2 30 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.72%) Symbian
4 6 (1.89%) Capita
5 5 (1.57%) Cisco
6 4 (1.26%) HP
7 3 (0.94%) SAP
7 3 (0.94%) Facebook
7 3 (0.94%) Twitter
7 3 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.94%) Perforce
8 2 (0.63%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.31%) Apple
9 1 (0.31%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.31%) IBM
9 1 (0.31%) Alterian
9 1 (0.31%) McAfee
9 1 (0.31%) InterSystems
9 1 (0.31%) Sitecore
Bolton, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi Limited
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer Futures - North (Permanent)
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000-£35,000pa, depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £30k DOE + Extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London, Manchester
Specialist Solutions UK
Salary: £75,000 - £110,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Mentor graphics (Ireland)
Salary: Very Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 27 days ago