The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
North West / Manchester
Rank 71 65 82
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs citing C++ 141 126 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.89% 3.90% 3.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.44% 7.90% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 103 113 111
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +35.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
2189 1594 1998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 60.40% 49.30% 51.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1917 1380 1793
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Manchester

C++
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham -4 21 £20,000 -16.66% 4
Bolton - 4 £21,500 -
Altrincham -7 3 - - 1
Stockport -9 3 £42,500 -29.16%
Cheadle +16 2 - - 2
Salford - 1 £42,500 - 2
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for C++.

1 150 (54.15%) Java
2 138 (49.82%) Software Engineering
3 136 (49.10%) Agile Software Development
4 104 (37.55%) OO
5 98 (35.38%) C#
6 94 (33.94%) SQL
7 91 (32.85%) Continuous Integration
8 81 (29.24%) C
9 78 (28.16%) Scrum
10 75 (27.08%) .NET
11 68 (24.55%) Degree
12 65 (23.47%) HTML
12 65 (23.47%) Python
13 57 (20.58%) Linux
14 51 (18.41%) Windows
15 49 (17.69%) JavaScript
16 48 (17.33%) Visual Studio
17 46 (16.61%) OOD
18 44 (15.88%) Validation
19 41 (14.80%) Unit Testing
20 40 (14.44%) CSS
20 40 (14.44%) WPF
21 38 (13.72%) XML
21 38 (13.72%) Multithreading
22 37 (13.36%) WCF
23 36 (13.00%) Finance
24 35 (12.64%) T-SQL
24 35 (12.64%) WF
24 35 (12.64%) LINQ
24 35 (12.64%) NUnit

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (3.25%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.44%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.72%) SAS
6 1 (0.36%) Apache
6 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.36%) Confluence
6 1 (0.36%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) Maya
2 1 (0.36%) MODO
2 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.72%) PaaS
3 1 (0.36%) GitHub
3 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.53%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.81%) Broadband
2 5 (1.81%) Wireless
3 3 (1.08%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.08%) Modbus
3 3 (1.08%) RS-485
3 3 (1.08%) ZigBee
4 2 (0.72%) HTTP
5 1 (0.36%) GPRS
5 1 (0.36%) GSM
5 1 (0.36%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.91%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.14%) Big Data
3 16 (5.78%) MySQL
4 12 (4.33%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.17%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.44%) Apache Hive
6 4 (1.44%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.72%) Impala
7 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.72%) Sqoop
8 1 (0.36%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.36%) GIS
8 1 (0.36%) HBase
8 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 48 (17.33%) Visual Studio
2 35 (12.64%) MSTest
2 35 (12.64%) NUnit
3 31 (11.19%) Cucumber
3 31 (11.19%) Selenium
4 29 (10.47%) Git (software)
5 27 (9.75%) JUnit
6 17 (6.14%) JIRA
7 16 (5.78%) Jenkins
8 13 (4.69%) Subversion
8 13 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (1.81%) GitLab
9 5 (1.81%) HP UFT
9 5 (1.81%) JMeter
9 5 (1.81%) LoadRunner
10 4 (1.44%) GoCD
10 4 (1.44%) Hudson
10 4 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (1.44%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (13.00%) Finance
2 34 (12.27%) Electronics
3 21 (7.58%) Games
4 14 (5.05%) Manufacturing
5 11 (3.97%) Retail
6 10 (3.61%) Military
7 8 (2.89%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.53%) Marketing
9 3 (1.08%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 106 (38.27%) Developer
2 78 (28.16%) Software Engineer
3 38 (13.72%) C++ Developer
4 34 (12.27%) Java Developer
5 29 (10.47%) Test Engineer
6 28 (10.11%) C# Software Engineer
7 27 (9.75%) .NET Software Engineer
7 27 (9.75%) C++ Software Engineer
8 26 (9.39%) Software Developer
9 23 (8.30%) Embedded Engineer
10 20 (7.22%) Senior Developer
11 13 (4.69%) C++ Software Developer
11 13 (4.69%) Junior
11 13 (4.69%) Senior Java Developer
12 12 (4.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 10 (3.61%) C# Developer
13 10 (3.61%) DSP Engineer
13 10 (3.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 10 (3.61%) Java Engineer
13 10 (3.61%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (27.08%) .NET
2 65 (23.47%) HTML
3 40 (14.44%) CSS
3 40 (14.44%) WPF
4 38 (13.72%) XML
5 37 (13.36%) WCF
6 35 (12.64%) jQuery
6 35 (12.64%) LINQ
6 35 (12.64%) WF
7 34 (12.27%) SOAP
8 33 (11.91%) ASP.NET
9 32 (11.55%) Web Services
10 31 (11.19%) J2EE
11 26 (9.39%) RESTful
11 26 (9.39%) Silverlight
11 26 (9.39%) XSLT
12 23 (8.30%) OpenGL
13 14 (5.05%) ATL
13 14 (5.05%) DirectX
14 12 (4.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.91%) Computer Science
2 26 (9.39%) Algorithms
3 24 (8.66%) iPad
4 22 (7.94%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (5.78%) 3D Graphics
6 15 (5.42%) Kinect
6 15 (5.42%) N-Tier
7 13 (4.69%) Augmented Reality
8 11 (3.97%) Mathematics
9 10 (3.61%) Device Driver
10 8 (2.89%) HoloLens
10 8 (2.89%) Physics
11 7 (2.53%) Cyber Defence
11 7 (2.53%) Statistics
12 5 (1.81%) Animation
12 5 (1.81%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (1.81%) Visualisation
13 4 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (1.44%) CUDA
14 3 (1.08%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 57 (20.58%) Linux
2 51 (18.41%) Windows
3 13 (4.69%) Unix
4 11 (3.97%) Embedded Linux
5 9 (3.25%) Android
5 9 (3.25%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.53%) Windows XP
7 6 (2.17%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.72%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.36%) CentOS
9 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (49.82%) Software Engineering
2 136 (49.10%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (37.55%) OO
4 91 (32.85%) Continuous Integration
5 78 (28.16%) Scrum
6 46 (16.61%) OOD
7 44 (15.88%) Validation
8 41 (14.80%) Unit Testing
9 38 (13.72%) Multithreading
10 32 (11.55%) DevOps
11 30 (10.83%) MVVM
11 30 (10.83%) Software Testing
12 29 (10.47%) UML
13 28 (10.11%) SDLC
14 27 (9.75%) RUP
14 27 (9.75%) Service Delivery
15 26 (9.39%) Concurrent Programming
15 26 (9.39%) DSDM
15 26 (9.39%) Use Case
16 24 (8.66%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 150 (54.15%) Java
2 98 (35.38%) C#
3 94 (33.94%) SQL
4 81 (29.24%) C
5 65 (23.47%) Python
6 49 (17.69%) JavaScript
7 35 (12.64%) T-SQL
8 34 (12.27%) PL/SQL
9 30 (10.83%) Perl
10 29 (10.47%) PHP
11 26 (9.39%) Embedded C
12 17 (6.14%) Embedded C++
13 14 (5.05%) Ruby
14 10 (3.61%) VB
15 9 (3.25%) Go
16 8 (2.89%) MATLAB
17 7 (2.53%) R
18 5 (1.81%) VB6
19 4 (1.44%) PowerShell
19 4 (1.44%) VC++
Qualifications
1 68 (24.55%) Degree
2 24 (8.66%) Security Cleared
3 19 (6.86%) DV Cleared
4 14 (5.05%) PhD
5 10 (3.61%) HNC
5 10 (3.61%) HND
6 6 (2.17%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.17%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.81%) ISEB
8 2 (0.72%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.72%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.66%) QA
2 4 (1.44%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 7816
3 1 (0.36%) MISRA
System Software
1 16 (5.78%) Firmware
2 11 (3.97%) Hyper-V
2 11 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.44%) Docker
4 1 (0.36%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.36%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (3.25%) Ansible
1 9 (3.25%) Puppet
2 5 (1.81%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.44%) Terraform
4 1 (0.36%) Oozie
Vendors
1 11 (3.97%) VMware
2 7 (2.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.53%) Oracle
2 7 (2.53%) SAP
3 5 (1.81%) Google
3 5 (1.81%) HP
4 3 (1.08%) EMC
5 2 (0.72%) Cloudera
5 2 (0.72%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.36%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.36%) Hypercom
6 1 (0.36%) Ingenico
6 1 (0.36%) Pega
6 1 (0.36%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.36%) Thales
6 1 (0.36%) VeriFone
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