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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 56 98 73
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -25
Permanent jobs citing C++ 174 91 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.59% 2.27% 3.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.71% 3.92% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 166 82 111
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £49,500 £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
1998 2320 2387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 52.75% 57.87% 60.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 2028 2152
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,189
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
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 26 March 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 26 March 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 - 28 £34,500 - 5
Bolton +14 12 £49,000 -14.78%
Cheadle +4 3 - -
Rochdale - 1 £45,000 -
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 March 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++.

1 161 (55.14%) Java
2 128 (43.84%) C#
3 119 (40.75%) SQL
4 106 (36.30%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (34.25%) Linux
5 100 (34.25%) Software Engineering
6 95 (32.53%) Degree
7 84 (28.77%) C
8 82 (28.08%) OO
9 78 (26.71%) Windows
10 73 (25.00%) .NET
11 61 (20.89%) Python
12 57 (19.52%) XML
13 45 (15.41%) Web Services
14 41 (14.04%) SQL Server
14 41 (14.04%) OOP
15 40 (13.70%) HTML
15 40 (13.70%) PHP
15 40 (13.70%) UNIX
16 38 (13.01%) SOAP
16 38 (13.01%) TDD
17 37 (12.67%) JavaScript
18 36 (12.33%) MySQL
19 35 (11.99%) JMS
20 31 (10.62%) Oracle
20 31 (10.62%) Scrum
20 31 (10.62%) Ruby
20 31 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
21 28 (9.59%) Microsoft
21 28 (9.59%) Retail

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 18 (6.16%) WebLogic
1 18 (6.16%) WebSphere
2 15 (5.14%) GlassFish
3 12 (4.11%) WordPress
3 12 (4.11%) nginx
4 9 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (2.05%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.37%) Apache
8 3 (1.03%) IIS
8 3 (1.03%) JBoss
8 3 (1.03%) Node.js
8 3 (1.03%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (5.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.71%) MS Project
3 2 (0.68%) MS Office
3 2 (0.68%) Maya
3 2 (0.68%) 3ds Max
3 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.68%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.03%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.77%) HTTP
2 7 (2.40%) IPsec
3 5 (1.71%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.71%) VPN
4 4 (1.37%) OpenVPN
5 3 (1.03%) ATM
5 3 (1.03%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 36 (12.33%) MySQL
3 25 (8.56%) Relational Database
4 24 (8.22%) Big Data
5 17 (5.82%) NoSQL
6 16 (5.48%) RDBMS
6 16 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (4.11%) Amazon Redshift
8 11 (3.77%) Hadoop
9 9 (3.08%) Apache Hive
9 9 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (2.05%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.68%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.68%) DB2
13 2 (0.68%) Text Mining
14 1 (0.34%) InterSystems Cache
14 1 (0.34%) HBase
Development Applications
1 21 (7.19%) NUnit
1 21 (7.19%) Maven
1 21 (7.19%) MSTest
2 19 (6.51%) Visual Studio
3 18 (6.16%) Eclipse
4 17 (5.82%) JUnit
5 16 (5.48%) Ant
6 15 (5.14%) Subversion
7 10 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.37%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.37%) Xcode
8 4 (1.37%) PVCS
8 4 (1.37%) ClearCase
9 3 (1.03%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.34%) InstallShield
10 1 (0.34%) JMeter
10 1 (0.34%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.34%) JIRA
10 1 (0.34%) Selenium
10 1 (0.34%) Axure RP
General
1 28 (9.59%) Retail
2 19 (6.51%) Finance
3 13 (4.45%) Banking
4 11 (3.77%) Games
5 9 (3.08%) Electronics
6 7 (2.40%) Marketing
7 6 (2.05%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.71%) Law
9 4 (1.37%) Advertising
10 3 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.34%) French Language
12 1 (0.34%) German Language
12 1 (0.34%) Back Office
12 1 (0.34%) Publishing
12 1 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 141 (48.29%) Developer
2 62 (21.23%) Software Engineer
3 39 (13.36%) Software Developer
3 39 (13.36%) C++ Developer
4 21 (7.19%) C# Developer
5 20 (6.85%) Development Manager
5 20 (6.85%) Java Developer
6 16 (5.48%) C++ Software Developer
7 13 (4.45%) Architect
7 13 (4.45%) Software Manager
8 11 (3.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 11 (3.77%) Software Development Manager
9 9 (3.08%) C++ Software Engineer
9 9 (3.08%) Graduate
9 9 (3.08%) Senior Developer
9 9 (3.08%) Consultant
10 8 (2.74%) Software Architect
10 8 (2.74%) Junior
10 8 (2.74%) Project Manager
10 8 (2.74%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (25.00%) .NET
2 57 (19.52%) XML
3 45 (15.41%) Web Services
4 40 (13.70%) HTML
5 38 (13.01%) SOAP
6 35 (11.99%) JMS
7 27 (9.25%) Spring
8 25 (8.56%) JSON
8 25 (8.56%) REST
9 23 (7.88%) Hibernate
10 22 (7.53%) WSDL
10 22 (7.53%) J2EE
11 21 (7.19%) CSS
12 20 (6.85%) Servlets
13 19 (6.51%) ActiveMQ
13 19 (6.51%) RabbitMQ
14 17 (5.82%) WPF
14 17 (5.82%) EJB
15 16 (5.48%) JDBC
15 16 (5.48%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (8.22%) Mathematics
3 23 (7.88%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (6.51%) Computer Science
5 14 (4.79%) 3D Graphics
5 14 (4.79%) Open Source
6 13 (4.45%) Animation
7 12 (4.11%) Physics
8 10 (3.42%) Algorithms
9 9 (3.08%) Mobile App
10 8 (2.74%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (2.40%) iPhone
11 7 (2.40%) Cryptography
11 7 (2.40%) PKI
12 6 (2.05%) Client/Server
13 5 (1.71%) Embedded Systems
14 4 (1.37%) Device Driver
15 3 (1.03%) Mainframe
15 3 (1.03%) iPad
16 2 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 100 (34.25%) Linux
2 78 (26.71%) Windows
3 40 (13.70%) UNIX
4 13 (4.45%) Apple iOS
5 12 (4.11%) CentOS
6 8 (2.74%) Android
7 7 (2.40%) Mac OS X
8 6 (2.05%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.68%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (36.30%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (34.25%) Software Engineering
3 82 (28.08%) OO
4 41 (14.04%) OOP
5 38 (13.01%) TDD
6 31 (10.62%) Scrum
7 27 (9.25%) Unit Testing
8 23 (7.88%) Technical Architecture
9 21 (7.19%) OOD
10 16 (5.48%) E-Commerce
10 16 (5.48%) Multithreading
11 15 (5.14%) Web Development
11 15 (5.14%) UML
12 13 (4.45%) Logistics
12 13 (4.45%) Software Architecture
13 12 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (4.11%) MVVM
13 12 (4.11%) Analytics
14 11 (3.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 161 (55.14%) Java
2 128 (43.84%) C#
3 119 (40.75%) SQL
4 84 (28.77%) C
5 61 (20.89%) Python
6 40 (13.70%) PHP
7 37 (12.67%) JavaScript
8 31 (10.62%) Ruby
9 12 (4.11%) VB
10 11 (3.77%) Scala
11 10 (3.42%) Perl
12 8 (2.74%) Embedded C
13 7 (2.40%) Embedded C++
13 7 (2.40%) Objective-C
13 7 (2.40%) VB.NET
14 6 (2.05%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.37%) Erlang
15 4 (1.37%) Delphi
15 4 (1.37%) VC++
16 3 (1.03%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 95 (32.53%) Degree
2 5 (1.71%) ISEB
3 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.68%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.79%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (1.37%) Firmware
2 3 (1.03%) Squid
3 2 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.68%) Docker
4 1 (0.34%) HDFS
4 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (3.77%) Puppet
2 7 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.68%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.34%) MOM
Vendors
1 31 (10.62%) Oracle
2 28 (9.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.05%) Apple
4 5 (1.71%) Perforce
4 5 (1.71%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.37%) Cisco
5 4 (1.37%) Twitter
6 3 (1.03%) HP
6 3 (1.03%) Facebook
7 1 (0.34%) Sony
7 1 (0.34%) InterSystems
7 1 (0.34%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.34%) VMware
7 1 (0.34%) Teradata
7 1 (0.34%) Informatica
7 1 (0.34%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.34%) IBM
7 1 (0.34%) Cognos
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Salford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 23k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + flexitime+more
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago