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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 56 93 81
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 164 97 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.18% 2.61% 3.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.11% 4.36% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 155 82 101
Average salary £37,500 £39,375 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +29.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £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
2022 2226 2459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 51.54% 59.81% 61.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1809 1969 2213
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +16 27 £34,500 -22.47% 4
Bolton - 14 £49,000 - 3
Cheadle 0 4 - -
Rochdale - 1 £45,000 - 1
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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++.

1 146 (53.28%) Java
2 131 (47.81%) C#
3 105 (38.32%) SQL
4 99 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (31.39%) Linux
6 84 (30.66%) C
6 84 (30.66%) Software Engineering
7 83 (30.29%) Degree
8 74 (27.01%) OO
9 68 (24.82%) Windows
10 65 (23.72%) .NET
11 57 (20.80%) Python
12 55 (20.07%) XML
13 45 (16.42%) Web Services
14 44 (16.06%) SQL Server
15 39 (14.23%) JavaScript
16 38 (13.87%) HTML
16 38 (13.87%) OOP
17 37 (13.50%) Scrum
18 34 (12.41%) PHP
19 32 (11.68%) SOAP
20 31 (11.31%) UNIX
20 31 (11.31%) MySQL
21 30 (10.95%) JMS
22 29 (10.58%) TDD
23 28 (10.22%) Ruby
23 28 (10.22%) Retail
24 26 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
25 25 (9.12%) Spring
26 24 (8.76%) Microsoft

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (5.84%) WebLogic
1 16 (5.84%) WebSphere
2 12 (4.38%) GlassFish
3 11 (4.01%) nginx
4 10 (3.65%) WordPress
5 9 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (2.92%) IIS
7 6 (2.19%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.82%) Apache Pig
9 4 (1.46%) JBoss
10 3 (1.09%) Apache
10 3 (1.09%) Facebook Platform
11 2 (0.73%) Node.js
12 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.36%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.46%) MS Project
3 2 (0.73%) Maya
3 2 (0.73%) 3ds Max
3 2 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.73%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.09%) Force.com
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.36%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.28%) HTTP
2 7 (2.55%) IPsec
3 5 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.82%) VPN
4 4 (1.46%) OpenVPN
5 3 (1.09%) ATM
5 3 (1.09%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (16.06%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.31%) MySQL
3 23 (8.39%) Relational Database
4 18 (6.57%) Big Data
5 16 (5.84%) NoSQL
6 13 (4.74%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (4.38%) RDBMS
8 11 (4.01%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (2.92%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.82%) Apache Hive
10 5 (1.82%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.73%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.73%) Text Mining
13 1 (0.36%) Informix
13 1 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 20 (7.30%) Visual Studio
2 19 (6.93%) Maven
3 17 (6.20%) NUnit
3 17 (6.20%) Eclipse
3 17 (6.20%) MSTest
4 14 (5.11%) JUnit
5 13 (4.74%) Ant
6 12 (4.38%) Subversion
7 9 (3.28%) ClearCase
8 5 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.46%) PVCS
10 3 (1.09%) Selenium
11 2 (0.73%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.73%) FireMonkey
12 1 (0.36%) Hudson
12 1 (0.36%) Eclipse RCP
12 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
12 1 (0.36%) JIRA
12 1 (0.36%) JMeter
12 1 (0.36%) Xcode
General
1 28 (10.22%) Retail
2 19 (6.93%) Finance
3 16 (5.84%) Banking
4 9 (3.28%) Electronics
4 9 (3.28%) Games
5 8 (2.92%) Marketing
6 6 (2.19%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.19%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.73%) Advertising
8 2 (0.73%) Law
9 1 (0.36%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.36%) French Language
9 1 (0.36%) German Language
9 1 (0.36%) Publishing
9 1 (0.36%) Automotive
9 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 136 (49.64%) Developer
2 48 (17.52%) Software Engineer
3 42 (15.33%) C++ Developer
4 31 (11.31%) Software Developer
5 20 (7.30%) C# Developer
6 19 (6.93%) Development Manager
7 17 (6.20%) Java Developer
8 13 (4.74%) C++ Software Developer
9 12 (4.38%) Technical Specialist
9 12 (4.38%) Software Manager
10 11 (4.01%) Software Development Manager
11 10 (3.65%) Architect
11 10 (3.65%) Junior
11 10 (3.65%) Consultant
11 10 (3.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 9 (3.28%) Graduate
12 9 (3.28%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.28%) C Developer
13 8 (2.92%) Junior Developer
13 8 (2.92%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (23.72%) .NET
2 55 (20.07%) XML
3 45 (16.42%) Web Services
4 38 (13.87%) HTML
5 32 (11.68%) SOAP
6 30 (10.95%) JMS
7 25 (9.12%) Spring
8 21 (7.66%) Hibernate
8 21 (7.66%) CSS
9 20 (7.30%) JSON
9 20 (7.30%) REST
10 19 (6.93%) WSDL
11 17 (6.20%) ActiveMQ
11 17 (6.20%) Servlets
11 17 (6.20%) RabbitMQ
12 16 (5.84%) J2EE
13 14 (5.11%) ASP.NET
13 14 (5.11%) EJB
13 14 (5.11%) JDBC
14 13 (4.74%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.30%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (7.30%) Mathematics
3 17 (6.20%) Computer Science
4 14 (5.11%) Client/Server
5 13 (4.74%) 3D Graphics
6 11 (4.01%) Algorithms
7 10 (3.65%) Open Source
7 10 (3.65%) Animation
8 9 (3.28%) Physics
9 8 (2.92%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (2.55%) Cryptography
10 7 (2.55%) PKI
11 5 (1.82%) Visualisation
11 5 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (1.46%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.46%) Device Driver
13 3 (1.09%) iPhone
14 2 (0.73%) Statistics
14 2 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 86 (31.39%) Linux
2 68 (24.82%) Windows
3 31 (11.31%) UNIX
4 11 (4.01%) CentOS
5 9 (3.28%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.92%) Android
7 7 (2.55%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.09%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (1.09%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.73%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (30.66%) Software Engineering
3 74 (27.01%) OO
4 38 (13.87%) OOP
5 37 (13.50%) Scrum
6 29 (10.58%) TDD
7 22 (8.03%) OOD
7 22 (8.03%) Technical Architecture
8 20 (7.30%) Unit Testing
8 20 (7.30%) Multithreading
9 16 (5.84%) Web Development
10 13 (4.74%) SOA
11 12 (4.38%) E-Commerce
12 11 (4.01%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (4.01%) UML
13 10 (3.65%) Logistics
13 10 (3.65%) Automated Testing
13 10 (3.65%) Software Architecture
14 9 (3.28%) MVVM
14 9 (3.28%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 146 (53.28%) Java
2 131 (47.81%) C#
3 105 (38.32%) SQL
4 84 (30.66%) C
5 57 (20.80%) Python
6 39 (14.23%) JavaScript
7 34 (12.41%) PHP
8 28 (10.22%) Ruby
9 9 (3.28%) Scala
9 9 (3.28%) Perl
9 9 (3.28%) VB.NET
10 8 (2.92%) Delphi
11 7 (2.55%) Embedded C
12 6 (2.19%) Embedded C++
12 6 (2.19%) VB
12 6 (2.19%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.82%) VC++
14 4 (1.46%) Erlang
14 4 (1.46%) X++
15 3 (1.09%) Lua
Qualifications
1 83 (30.29%) Degree
2 8 (2.92%) VCP4
3 4 (1.46%) ISEB
3 4 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.73%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.73%) PhD
5 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.84%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.46%) Firmware
2 3 (1.09%) Squid
3 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.36%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (3.28%) Puppet
2 5 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.36%) Ansible
3 1 (0.36%) Salt
3 1 (0.36%) MOM
Vendors
1 24 (8.76%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.66%) Oracle
3 6 (2.19%) Apple
4 4 (1.46%) Red Hat
4 4 (1.46%) Perforce
4 4 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (1.46%) Twitter
5 3 (1.09%) Cisco
5 3 (1.09%) Facebook
6 1 (0.36%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.36%) Sybase
6 1 (0.36%) Cognos
6 1 (0.36%) Informatica
6 1 (0.36%) Siemens
6 1 (0.36%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.36%) Sony
6 1 (0.36%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.36%) VMware
6 1 (0.36%) Teradata
6 1 (0.36%) Google
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Certifications
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Hopewiser Ltd
Salary: negotiable dependent upon experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Modis International - London
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum £55K - £80K Per Annum + Discretionar
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great + Career Prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago