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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 51 89 71
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 166 114 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.73% 2.94% 3.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.80% 5.20% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 158 94 133
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,950 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,600
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
1886 2192 2560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 53.78% 56.52% 62.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1637 1897 2288
Average salary £40,000 £35,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.88% +5.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +26 21 £34,500 -31.00% 4
Bolton +13 9 £49,000 -14.78%
Cheadle +10 3 - -
Wigan - 2 £47,500 -
Rochdale - 1 £45,000 -
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 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++.

1 179 (57.37%) Java
2 122 (39.10%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (38.46%) C#
3 120 (38.46%) SQL
4 116 (37.18%) Software Engineering
5 114 (36.54%) Degree
6 111 (35.58%) Linux
7 84 (26.92%) C
8 80 (25.64%) Windows
9 79 (25.32%) OO
10 75 (24.04%) .NET
11 62 (19.87%) Python
12 60 (19.23%) XML
13 52 (16.67%) PHP
14 51 (16.35%) TDD
15 49 (15.71%) Web Services
16 47 (15.06%) UNIX
16 47 (15.06%) MySQL
17 44 (14.10%) SQL Server
17 44 (14.10%) SOAP
18 42 (13.46%) OOP
18 42 (13.46%) JMS
19 38 (12.18%) HTML
20 37 (11.86%) Oracle
20 37 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
21 36 (11.54%) JavaScript
21 36 (11.54%) Scrum
22 33 (10.58%) Retail
22 33 (10.58%) Spring
22 33 (10.58%) REST

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 20 (6.41%) WebLogic
1 20 (6.41%) WebSphere
2 17 (5.45%) GlassFish
3 12 (3.85%) nginx
4 10 (3.21%) WordPress
5 8 (2.56%) Apache Pig
5 8 (2.56%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.24%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.28%) Apache
7 4 (1.28%) Node.js
8 3 (0.96%) Facebook Platform
8 3 (0.96%) JBoss
9 1 (0.32%) SAS
9 1 (0.32%) CMS
9 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 12 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.60%) MS Project
3 2 (0.64%) MS Office
3 2 (0.64%) Maya
3 2 (0.64%) 3ds Max
3 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.64%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.96%) Force.com
4 2 (0.64%) Route 53
4 2 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.13%) HTTP
2 11 (3.53%) VPN
3 9 (2.88%) IPsec
4 6 (1.92%) Internet
4 6 (1.92%) OpenVPN
5 5 (1.60%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.28%) Network Security
7 3 (0.96%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.96%) ATM
8 2 (0.64%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (15.06%) MySQL
2 44 (14.10%) SQL Server
3 28 (8.97%) Relational Database
4 26 (8.33%) Big Data
5 21 (6.73%) RDBMS
6 19 (6.09%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (5.77%) NoSQL
8 15 (4.81%) Hadoop
9 13 (4.17%) Apache Hive
10 12 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
11 10 (3.21%) MongoDB
11 10 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.64%) DB2
15 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
15 1 (0.32%) Text Mining
15 1 (0.32%) InterSystems Cache
15 1 (0.32%) HBase
Development Applications
1 29 (9.29%) Visual Studio
2 25 (8.01%) NUnit
2 25 (8.01%) Maven
2 25 (8.01%) MSTest
3 23 (7.37%) Subversion
4 19 (6.09%) JUnit
5 18 (5.77%) Eclipse
6 17 (5.45%) Ant
7 15 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (1.92%) Selenium
9 5 (1.60%) Git (software)
9 5 (1.60%) JIRA
9 5 (1.60%) Xcode
10 4 (1.28%) PVCS
11 3 (0.96%) LoadRunner
11 3 (0.96%) InstallShield
12 1 (0.32%) Axure RP
12 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.32%) Selenium IDE
General
1 33 (10.58%) Retail
2 22 (7.05%) Games
3 15 (4.81%) Finance
4 11 (3.53%) Banking
5 9 (2.88%) Electronics
6 6 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.60%) Law
7 5 (1.60%) Marketing
8 3 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.64%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.64%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Publishing
10 1 (0.32%) Automotive
10 1 (0.32%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.32%) French Language
10 1 (0.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 150 (48.08%) Developer
2 78 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 44 (14.10%) Software Developer
4 39 (12.50%) C++ Developer
5 22 (7.05%) C# Developer
6 21 (6.73%) Java Developer
7 19 (6.09%) Development Manager
8 18 (5.77%) C++ Software Developer
9 14 (4.49%) Architect
10 12 (3.85%) Graduate
10 12 (3.85%) Software Manager
11 11 (3.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 11 (3.53%) Analyst
11 11 (3.53%) Senior Developer
12 10 (3.21%) Consultant
12 10 (3.21%) C++ Software Engineer
12 10 (3.21%) Software Development Manager
13 9 (2.88%) Python Developer
14 8 (2.56%) iOS Developer
14 8 (2.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (24.04%) .NET
2 60 (19.23%) XML
3 49 (15.71%) Web Services
4 44 (14.10%) SOAP
5 42 (13.46%) JMS
6 38 (12.18%) HTML
7 33 (10.58%) Spring
7 33 (10.58%) REST
8 30 (9.62%) JSON
9 28 (8.97%) Hibernate
10 27 (8.65%) WSDL
11 24 (7.69%) DirectX
11 24 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
11 24 (7.69%) J2EE
11 24 (7.69%) Servlets
11 24 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
12 21 (6.73%) WPF
12 21 (6.73%) OpenGL
13 19 (6.09%) CSS
14 18 (5.77%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (8.97%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (8.01%) Mathematics
3 25 (8.01%) Computer Science
4 18 (5.77%) Open Source
5 17 (5.45%) 3D Graphics
6 16 (5.13%) Mobile App
7 15 (4.81%) Physics
8 14 (4.49%) Algorithms
9 10 (3.21%) Client/Server
10 9 (2.88%) Cryptography
10 9 (2.88%) PKI
10 9 (2.88%) Inversion of Control
11 8 (2.56%) iPhone
11 8 (2.56%) Animation
12 6 (1.92%) Visualisation
13 5 (1.60%) Management Information System
14 4 (1.28%) Device Driver
14 4 (1.28%) Interactive TV
14 4 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 111 (35.58%) Linux
2 80 (25.64%) Windows
3 47 (15.06%) UNIX
4 18 (5.77%) Apple iOS
5 14 (4.49%) CentOS
6 12 (3.85%) Android
7 6 (1.92%) Windows XP
8 5 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.28%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.64%) VxWorks
10 2 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (39.10%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (37.18%) Software Engineering
3 79 (25.32%) OO
4 51 (16.35%) TDD
5 42 (13.46%) OOP
6 36 (11.54%) Scrum
7 32 (10.26%) Unit Testing
8 24 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
9 21 (6.73%) E-Commerce
10 20 (6.41%) OOD
10 20 (6.41%) Multithreading
11 18 (5.77%) Logistics
11 18 (5.77%) Software Architecture
11 18 (5.77%) UML
12 17 (5.45%) Analytics
13 14 (4.49%) Project Management
13 14 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (4.17%) MVVM
15 12 (3.85%) BDD
16 11 (3.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 179 (57.37%) Java
2 120 (38.46%) C#
2 120 (38.46%) SQL
3 84 (26.92%) C
4 62 (19.87%) Python
5 52 (16.67%) PHP
6 36 (11.54%) JavaScript
7 32 (10.26%) Ruby
8 13 (4.17%) Scala
9 10 (3.21%) Perl
9 10 (3.21%) Embedded C
10 9 (2.88%) VC++
10 9 (2.88%) Objective-C
10 9 (2.88%) VB
10 9 (2.88%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.56%) Embedded C++
12 6 (1.92%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.60%) VBA
14 4 (1.28%) Erlang
15 3 (0.96%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 114 (36.54%) Degree
2 5 (1.60%) ISEB
3 2 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (0.64%) Postgraduate
3 2 (0.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.32%) PhD
4 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (1.28%) Firmware
1 4 (1.28%) Docker
2 3 (0.96%) Squid
3 2 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.32%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 19 (6.09%) Puppet
2 9 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.64%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.64%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.32%) MOM
Vendors
1 37 (11.86%) Oracle
2 28 (8.97%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.92%) Apple
3 6 (1.92%) Perforce
4 5 (1.60%) Cisco
4 5 (1.60%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.28%) Capita
6 3 (0.96%) HP
6 3 (0.96%) Facebook
6 3 (0.96%) Twitter
7 2 (0.64%) SAP
8 1 (0.32%) Cognos
8 1 (0.32%) IBM
8 1 (0.32%) Informatica
8 1 (0.32%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.32%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.32%) InterSystems
8 1 (0.32%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.32%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension & healthcare
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens + flexi-time
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago