The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 100 65 37
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -28
Permanent jobs citing C++ 89 136 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.22% 3.35% 6.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.01% 5.52% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 82 133 222
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2220 2463 2376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.35% 60.74% 62.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1894 2191 2166
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
North West

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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
Cheadle -2 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Oldham - 2 £35,000 - 1
Salford -3 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Altrincham -4 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Stockport -12 1 £60,000 +50.00% 2
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 82 (39.81%) Java
2 78 (37.86%) C
3 71 (34.47%) Software Engineering
4 66 (32.04%) C#
5 64 (31.07%) Linux
6 63 (30.58%) Python
7 58 (28.16%) Windows
8 47 (22.82%) 3D Graphics
9 44 (21.36%) OO
10 43 (20.87%) .NET
11 37 (17.96%) Android
12 32 (15.53%) Games
13 31 (15.05%) Mac OS X
14 26 (12.62%) Mobile App
14 26 (12.62%) iOS Development
15 25 (12.14%) OpenGL
15 25 (12.14%) PHP
16 24 (11.65%) SQL
16 24 (11.65%) HTML
16 24 (11.65%) Animation
16 24 (11.65%) Android Development
17 23 (11.17%) Apple iOS
18 20 (9.71%) Perl
18 20 (9.71%) Blackberry
19 19 (9.22%) XML
19 19 (9.22%) Visual Studio
19 19 (9.22%) Degree
19 19 (9.22%) iPhone
20 18 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
20 18 (8.74%) Web Services

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 7 (3.40%) IIS
2 2 (0.97%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.97%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.97%) Confluence
3 1 (0.49%) nginx
3 1 (0.49%) SAS
3 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.49%) Apache
3 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (4.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.46%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.97%) Route 53
4 2 (0.97%) SaaS
5 1 (0.49%) PaaS
5 1 (0.49%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.88%) VPN
2 3 (1.46%) HTTP
3 2 (0.97%) CTI
3 2 (0.97%) Internet
3 2 (0.97%) PPTP
3 2 (0.97%) IPsec
3 2 (0.97%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.49%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.49%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.49%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.49%) IPv4
4 1 (0.49%) IPv6
4 1 (0.49%) VoIP
4 1 (0.49%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.49%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.34%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.40%) Hadoop
3 6 (2.91%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.91%) Big Data
4 5 (2.43%) MySQL
5 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 19 (9.22%) Visual Studio
2 14 (6.80%) Subversion
2 14 (6.80%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.37%) ClearCase
4 4 (1.94%) Hudson
4 4 (1.94%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.94%) SCons
5 3 (1.46%) JUnit
6 2 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.97%) JIRA
6 2 (0.97%) Bugzilla
6 2 (0.97%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.49%) RSpec
7 1 (0.49%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.49%) Maven
7 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.49%) MSI
General
1 32 (15.53%) Games
2 13 (6.31%) Banking
3 11 (5.34%) Retail
4 6 (2.91%) Finance
5 5 (2.43%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.97%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.97%) Marketing
8 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.49%) Automotive
8 1 (0.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 107 (51.94%) Developer
2 69 (33.50%) Software Engineer
3 48 (23.30%) Software Developer
4 45 (21.84%) C++ Developer
5 23 (11.17%) Mobile Developer
6 22 (10.68%) C++ Software Developer
7 15 (7.28%) iOS Developer
8 13 (6.31%) Android Developer
9 11 (5.34%) C++ Software Engineer
9 11 (5.34%) Games Developer
10 10 (4.85%) Graduate
10 10 (4.85%) Graduate Developer
11 8 (3.88%) Technical Specialist
12 7 (3.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 7 (3.40%) Linux Administrator
12 7 (3.40%) Analyst
12 7 (3.40%) Systems Administrator
12 7 (3.40%) Administrator
13 6 (2.91%) Programmer
13 6 (2.91%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (20.87%) .NET
2 25 (12.14%) OpenGL
3 24 (11.65%) HTML
4 19 (9.22%) XML
5 18 (8.74%) Web Services
6 12 (5.83%) HTML5
7 11 (5.34%) WCF
7 11 (5.34%) Ruby on Rails
7 11 (5.34%) DirectX
8 9 (4.37%) Qt
8 9 (4.37%) CSS
9 8 (3.88%) J2EE
9 8 (3.88%) WinForms
10 7 (3.40%) ATL
11 6 (2.91%) Middleware
11 6 (2.91%) JSON
12 5 (2.43%) OpenCL
12 5 (2.43%) SVG
12 5 (2.43%) XSLT
13 4 (1.94%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (22.82%) 3D Graphics
2 26 (12.62%) Mobile App
3 24 (11.65%) Animation
4 20 (9.71%) Blackberry
5 19 (9.22%) iPhone
6 16 (7.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (5.83%) iPad
8 11 (5.34%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (4.37%) Computer Science
9 9 (4.37%) Mathematics
10 6 (2.91%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (2.91%) Xbox
11 5 (2.43%) CUDA
11 5 (2.43%) IVR
11 5 (2.43%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.94%) Neural Network
13 3 (1.46%) Blog
13 3 (1.46%) Physics
13 3 (1.46%) Handset
14 2 (0.97%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 64 (31.07%) Linux
2 58 (28.16%) Windows
3 37 (17.96%) Android
4 31 (15.05%) Mac OS X
5 23 (11.17%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.43%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.97%) Windows CE
7 2 (0.97%) UNIX
7 2 (0.97%) CentOS
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.49%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (34.47%) Software Engineering
2 44 (21.36%) OO
3 26 (12.62%) iOS Development
4 24 (11.65%) Android Development
5 18 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (8.74%) OOD
6 16 (7.77%) Time Management
7 15 (7.28%) CAD
8 12 (5.83%) 3D Modelling
9 11 (5.34%) SOA
10 10 (4.85%) TDD
11 9 (4.37%) Automated Testing
11 9 (4.37%) Project Management
12 8 (3.88%) Penetration Testing
12 8 (3.88%) Pair Programming
12 8 (3.88%) Mobile Application Development
13 7 (3.40%) Scrum
14 6 (2.91%) OOP
14 6 (2.91%) Network Load Balancing
14 6 (2.91%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 82 (39.81%) Java
2 78 (37.86%) C
3 66 (32.04%) C#
4 63 (30.58%) Python
5 25 (12.14%) PHP
6 24 (11.65%) SQL
7 20 (9.71%) Perl
8 17 (8.25%) Objective-C
9 16 (7.77%) JavaScript
10 15 (7.28%) Ruby
11 7 (3.40%) Lua
11 7 (3.40%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.91%) GLSL
13 4 (1.94%) Ada
14 3 (1.46%) VC++
15 2 (0.97%) X++
16 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.49%) ActionScript 3.0
16 1 (0.49%) ActionScript 2.0
16 1 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (9.22%) Degree
2 2 (0.97%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.97%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.97%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.31%) QA
2 3 (1.46%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.97%) Squid
2 1 (0.49%) Varnish
2 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (5.34%) Symbian
2 10 (4.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.40%) Perforce
3 7 (3.40%) Sony
4 5 (2.43%) Wonderware
4 5 (2.43%) Siemens
5 2 (0.97%) Oracle
5 2 (0.97%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.97%) VMware
6 1 (0.49%) Facebook
6 1 (0.49%) Avaya
6 1 (0.49%) NCR
6 1 (0.49%) JBoss
6 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oldham, Lancashire
SG Gaming
Salary: Plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000-£35,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £43000 - £47000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension & healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus + car + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 10 days ago
Stockport
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £39000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Car Parking
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago