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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 66 117 79
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -38
Permanent jobs citing C++ 153 79 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.98% 1.95% 2.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.19% 3.52% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 151 69 104
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1869 2247 2307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 48.58% 55.33% 59.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1644 1907 2055
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 15 £34,500 -32.01% 3
Salford +9 8 £33,750 -32.50%
Bolton +5 2 £27,500 -45.00% 3
Rochdale - 2 £25,000 -
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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++.

1 166 (55.15%) Java
2 144 (47.84%) Software Engineering
3 134 (44.52%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (34.22%) Linux
5 96 (31.89%) SQL
6 95 (31.56%) C#
7 93 (30.90%) C
8 85 (28.24%) Degree
9 75 (24.92%) Windows
10 73 (24.25%) TDD
11 72 (23.92%) OO
12 70 (23.26%) Scrum
13 64 (21.26%) .NET
14 59 (19.60%) PHP
15 57 (18.94%) SQL Server
15 57 (18.94%) XML
16 52 (17.28%) Python
16 52 (17.28%) HTML
17 45 (14.95%) REST
18 44 (14.62%) SOAP
19 43 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
20 42 (13.95%) SDLC
20 42 (13.95%) MySQL
21 41 (13.62%) UNIX
21 41 (13.62%) Mobile App
22 40 (13.29%) Retail
23 39 (12.96%) Apple iOS
24 38 (12.62%) Android
24 38 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
24 38 (12.62%) Oracle

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (4.32%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.65%) WordPress
3 7 (2.33%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.33%) GlassFish
3 7 (2.33%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.99%) Node.js
5 3 (1.00%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.00%) nginx
6 1 (0.33%) Apache
6 1 (0.33%) SAS
6 1 (0.33%) CMS
6 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (3.99%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.33%) MS Project
3 3 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.98%) Route 53
2 15 (4.98%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.31%) VPN
2 15 (4.98%) PPTP
2 15 (4.98%) IPsec
2 15 (4.98%) OpenVPN
3 11 (3.65%) HTTP
4 10 (3.32%) Network Security
5 9 (2.99%) Internet
6 8 (2.66%) DVB
6 8 (2.66%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (2.66%) Bluetooth
6 8 (2.66%) GPRS
6 8 (2.66%) GSM
6 8 (2.66%) UMTS
6 8 (2.66%) VoIP
6 8 (2.66%) WLAN
6 8 (2.66%) NFC
7 1 (0.33%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (18.94%) SQL Server
2 42 (13.95%) MySQL
3 28 (9.30%) Relational Database
4 25 (8.31%) RDBMS
5 11 (3.65%) Big Data
6 8 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.66%) Hadoop
6 8 (2.66%) Apache Hive
7 6 (1.99%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.66%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.00%) Redis
9 3 (1.00%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.66%) DB2
11 1 (0.33%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 34 (11.30%) Visual Studio
2 24 (7.97%) Maven
3 23 (7.64%) Subversion
4 22 (7.31%) NUnit
4 22 (7.31%) MSTest
5 20 (6.64%) JUnit
6 16 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (4.65%) Git (software)
8 12 (3.99%) Selenium
9 10 (3.32%) JIRA
10 8 (2.66%) Xcode
11 7 (2.33%) Ant
11 7 (2.33%) Eclipse
12 6 (1.99%) Jenkins
13 5 (1.66%) Hudson
14 3 (1.00%) LoadRunner
14 3 (1.00%) InstallShield
14 3 (1.00%) WinDbg
15 1 (0.33%) Axure RP
15 1 (0.33%) PowerBuilder
General
1 40 (13.29%) Retail
2 34 (11.30%) Finance
3 33 (10.96%) Games
4 16 (5.32%) Banking
5 9 (2.99%) Automotive
6 8 (2.66%) Multimedia
7 5 (1.66%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.33%) Marketing
9 3 (1.00%) Law
10 2 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.66%) Advertising
10 2 (0.66%) Publishing
11 1 (0.33%) Electronics
11 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 135 (44.85%) Developer
2 96 (31.89%) Software Engineer
3 52 (17.28%) Software Developer
4 32 (10.63%) C++ Developer
5 23 (7.64%) Graduate
6 22 (7.31%) Java Developer
7 17 (5.65%) C++ Software Developer
7 17 (5.65%) Graduate Developer
8 15 (4.98%) Graduate Software Developer
8 15 (4.98%) DevOps Engineer
9 13 (4.32%) iOS Developer
9 13 (4.32%) .NET Software Engineer
9 13 (4.32%) C# Software Engineer
10 12 (3.99%) C++ Software Engineer
10 12 (3.99%) Consultant
10 12 (3.99%) Mobile Developer
11 11 (3.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 11 (3.65%) Senior Developer
12 9 (2.99%) Analyst
12 9 (2.99%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (21.26%) .NET
2 57 (18.94%) XML
3 52 (17.28%) HTML
4 45 (14.95%) REST
5 44 (14.62%) SOAP
6 36 (11.96%) Web Services
7 33 (10.96%) Spring
8 31 (10.30%) JMS
9 30 (9.97%) CSS
10 29 (9.63%) OpenGL
11 28 (9.30%) WPF
12 27 (8.97%) JSON
12 27 (8.97%) RabbitMQ
13 26 (8.64%) Hibernate
14 25 (8.31%) J2EE
14 25 (8.31%) ASP.NET
15 24 (7.97%) Servlets
15 24 (7.97%) WSDL
15 24 (7.97%) ActiveMQ
16 22 (7.31%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.62%) Mobile App
2 38 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (10.96%) Computer Science
4 31 (10.30%) iPhone
5 28 (9.30%) Mathematics
6 26 (8.64%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (7.64%) 3D Graphics
8 15 (4.98%) Cryptography
8 15 (4.98%) PKI
8 15 (4.98%) Animation
8 15 (4.98%) iPad
9 12 (3.99%) Physics
10 11 (3.65%) Client/Server
10 11 (3.65%) Management Information System
11 10 (3.32%) Blackberry
11 10 (3.32%) User Experience
11 10 (3.32%) Algorithms
12 8 (2.66%) MPEG
12 8 (2.66%) Device Driver
13 6 (1.99%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 103 (34.22%) Linux
2 75 (24.92%) Windows
3 41 (13.62%) UNIX
4 39 (12.96%) Apple iOS
5 38 (12.62%) Android
6 19 (6.31%) CentOS
7 18 (5.98%) Windows Mobile
8 10 (3.32%) Windows Phone
9 8 (2.66%) Windows 8
9 8 (2.66%) Windows 7
9 8 (2.66%) Nucleus RTOS
10 7 (2.33%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (1.33%) HPUX
11 4 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.00%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (47.84%) Software Engineering
2 134 (44.52%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (24.25%) TDD
4 72 (23.92%) OO
5 70 (23.26%) Scrum
6 43 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (13.95%) SDLC
8 37 (12.29%) DevOps
9 32 (10.63%) Continuous Delivery
10 30 (9.97%) UML
11 29 (9.63%) Unit Testing
12 28 (9.30%) Multithreading
13 27 (8.97%) BDD
14 26 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
14 26 (8.64%) E-Commerce
14 26 (8.64%) iOS Development
15 24 (7.97%) Logistics
16 23 (7.64%) Use Case
17 22 (7.31%) Project Planning
17 22 (7.31%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 166 (55.15%) Java
2 96 (31.89%) SQL
3 95 (31.56%) C#
4 93 (30.90%) C
5 59 (19.60%) PHP
6 52 (17.28%) Python
7 38 (12.62%) JavaScript
8 19 (6.31%) Objective-C
9 17 (5.65%) PL/SQL
9 17 (5.65%) Bash Shell
10 13 (4.32%) T-SQL
11 11 (3.65%) Ruby
12 10 (3.32%) VB
12 10 (3.32%) VC++
12 10 (3.32%) Scala
13 6 (1.99%) VBA
14 5 (1.66%) Perl
15 4 (1.33%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.66%) Embedded C++
16 2 (0.66%) Go
Qualifications
1 85 (28.24%) Degree
2 5 (1.66%) ISEB
3 3 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.66%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) HL7
System Software
1 23 (7.64%) Docker
2 2 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 33 (10.96%) Puppet
2 24 (7.97%) Vagrant
3 8 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.66%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 38 (12.62%) Oracle
2 26 (8.64%) Microsoft
3 18 (5.98%) Symbian
4 7 (2.33%) Capita
5 4 (1.33%) HP
6 3 (1.00%) Perforce
6 3 (1.00%) SAP
7 2 (0.66%) McAfee
7 2 (0.66%) Cisco
8 1 (0.33%) IBM
8 1 (0.33%) Sybase
8 1 (0.33%) InterSystems
8 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.33%) Alterian
8 1 (0.33%) Sitecore
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + personalised hardware + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension + Best Training + Flexi Work
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Home Work +
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 11 days ago
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire, Greater Manchester
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + excellent benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago