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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 69 84 69
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 140 100 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.58% 2.66% 3.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.07% 4.33% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 130 80 130
Average salary £36,000 £40,250 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.55% +28.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £29,800 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £44,100
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
1981 2312 2677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.63% 61.59% 62.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1790 2077 2440
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +4 22 £34,000 -20.93% 8
Bolton - 14 £49,000 - 1
Cheadle -1 5 - -
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 January 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++.

1 119 (51.07%) Java
2 118 (50.64%) C#
3 86 (36.91%) SQL
4 85 (36.48%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (32.62%) C
6 72 (30.90%) Linux
7 65 (27.90%) Software Engineering
8 62 (26.61%) OO
9 60 (25.75%) Degree
10 55 (23.61%) Windows
11 53 (22.75%) .NET
12 47 (20.17%) Python
13 45 (19.31%) XML
14 41 (17.60%) Web Services
15 39 (16.74%) SQL Server
15 39 (16.74%) JavaScript
16 38 (16.31%) HTML
17 35 (15.02%) Scrum
18 30 (12.88%) OOP
19 27 (11.59%) PHP
20 26 (11.16%) MySQL
20 26 (11.16%) Retail
21 23 (9.87%) Ruby
22 22 (9.44%) UNIX
23 21 (9.01%) JMS
24 20 (8.58%) TDD
25 19 (8.15%) Banking
25 19 (8.15%) Spring
25 19 (8.15%) QA
25 19 (8.15%) SOAP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 14 (6.01%) WebLogic
1 14 (6.01%) WebSphere
2 11 (4.72%) IIS
3 10 (4.29%) nginx
4 9 (3.86%) GlassFish
4 9 (3.86%) WordPress
5 8 (3.43%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (2.58%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.15%) JBoss
8 4 (1.72%) Apache Pig
9 3 (1.29%) Apache
10 1 (0.43%) SAS
10 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.43%) Node.js
10 1 (0.43%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 15 (6.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.86%) Maya
2 2 (0.86%) 3ds Max
2 2 (0.86%) CINEMA 4D
2 2 (0.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.43%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.00%) IPsec
2 6 (2.58%) HTTP
3 5 (2.15%) VPN
4 4 (1.72%) OpenVPN
5 3 (1.29%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.29%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.29%) ATM
5 3 (1.29%) Internet
6 1 (0.43%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (16.74%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.16%) MySQL
3 17 (7.30%) Big Data
4 16 (6.87%) Relational Database
5 14 (6.01%) NoSQL
6 12 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (4.29%) Amazon Redshift
8 9 (3.86%) RDBMS
9 7 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (3.00%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.72%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.86%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.86%) Text Mining
11 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.86%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.43%) Informix
12 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.43%) HBase
12 1 (0.43%) Riak
Development Applications
1 18 (7.73%) Visual Studio
2 15 (6.44%) Eclipse
3 13 (5.58%) Maven
4 12 (5.15%) MSTest
4 12 (5.15%) NUnit
4 12 (5.15%) JUnit
4 12 (5.15%) ClearCase
5 10 (4.29%) Ant
6 7 (3.00%) Subversion
7 3 (1.29%) Selenium
8 2 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.86%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.86%) FireMonkey
8 2 (0.86%) PVCS
9 1 (0.43%) JMeter
9 1 (0.43%) JIRA
9 1 (0.43%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.43%) Hudson
9 1 (0.43%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 26 (11.16%) Retail
2 19 (8.15%) Banking
3 18 (7.73%) Finance
4 9 (3.86%) Retail Banking
5 8 (3.43%) Marketing
6 6 (2.58%) Games
7 4 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.72%) Electronics
8 2 (0.86%) Advertising
8 2 (0.86%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.86%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.43%) Back Office
9 1 (0.43%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.43%) French Language
9 1 (0.43%) German Language
9 1 (0.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 112 (48.07%) Developer
2 36 (15.45%) Software Engineer
2 36 (15.45%) C++ Developer
3 28 (12.02%) Software Developer
4 15 (6.44%) C# Developer
4 15 (6.44%) Java Developer
4 15 (6.44%) Technical Specialist
5 14 (6.01%) Development Manager
6 12 (5.15%) Senior Developer
7 11 (4.72%) Graduate
8 10 (4.29%) Software Manager
8 10 (4.29%) Software Development Manager
8 10 (4.29%) C++ Software Developer
8 10 (4.29%) QA Manager
8 10 (4.29%) Architect
9 9 (3.86%) C Developer
10 8 (3.43%) Linux Software Architect
10 8 (3.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 8 (3.43%) Software Architect
10 8 (3.43%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (22.75%) .NET
2 45 (19.31%) XML
3 41 (17.60%) Web Services
4 38 (16.31%) HTML
5 21 (9.01%) JMS
6 19 (8.15%) Spring
6 19 (8.15%) SOAP
7 17 (7.30%) CSS
8 15 (6.44%) Hibernate
9 14 (6.01%) Middleware
9 14 (6.01%) J2EE
10 13 (5.58%) REST
11 12 (5.15%) JDBC
11 12 (5.15%) ASP.NET
11 12 (5.15%) EJB
11 12 (5.15%) XSLT
12 11 (4.72%) jQuery
13 10 (4.29%) WPF
13 10 (4.29%) RabbitMQ
13 10 (4.29%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.30%) Client/Server
1 17 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.87%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (4.72%) Mathematics
4 10 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.29%) 3D Graphics
5 8 (3.43%) Open Source
5 8 (3.43%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (3.43%) Animation
6 7 (3.00%) PKI
6 7 (3.00%) Cryptography
6 7 (3.00%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.15%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.29%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.29%) User Experience
9 2 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.86%) Social Media
9 2 (0.86%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.86%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 72 (30.90%) Linux
2 55 (23.61%) Windows
3 22 (9.44%) UNIX
4 11 (4.72%) CentOS
5 7 (3.00%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.00%) Android
6 6 (2.58%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.29%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.86%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (36.48%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (27.90%) Software Engineering
3 62 (26.61%) OO
4 35 (15.02%) Scrum
5 30 (12.88%) OOP
6 20 (8.58%) TDD
7 19 (8.15%) OOD
7 19 (8.15%) SOA
8 17 (7.30%) Multithreading
9 16 (6.87%) Technical Architecture
10 15 (6.44%) Unit Testing
11 12 (5.15%) Software Testing
11 12 (5.15%) Web Development
12 11 (4.72%) ITIL
12 11 (4.72%) Incident Management
12 11 (4.72%) Test Management
13 10 (4.29%) MVC
13 10 (4.29%) Project Management
13 10 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (3.86%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (51.07%) Java
2 118 (50.64%) C#
3 86 (36.91%) SQL
4 76 (32.62%) C
5 47 (20.17%) Python
6 39 (16.74%) JavaScript
7 27 (11.59%) PHP
8 23 (9.87%) Ruby
9 9 (3.86%) Perl
10 7 (3.00%) VB.NET
10 7 (3.00%) Delphi
11 6 (2.58%) Scala
11 6 (2.58%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.58%) VB
12 5 (2.15%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.72%) X++
13 4 (1.72%) Embedded C++
14 3 (1.29%) VC++
14 3 (1.29%) Lua
15 2 (0.86%) R
Qualifications
1 60 (25.75%) Degree
2 5 (2.15%) ISEB
3 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.86%) PhD
4 2 (0.86%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.43%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.15%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.29%) Squid
2 2 (0.86%) Firmware
3 1 (0.43%) HDFS
3 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (3.86%) Puppet
2 5 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.43%) MOM
3 1 (0.43%) Ansible
3 1 (0.43%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (8.15%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.73%) Oracle
3 5 (2.15%) Apple
4 4 (1.72%) Perforce
4 4 (1.72%) Wonderware
4 4 (1.72%) Siemens
4 4 (1.72%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.43%) Informatica
5 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.43%) Sony
5 1 (0.43%) Cognos
5 1 (0.43%) Sybase
5 1 (0.43%) Google
5 1 (0.43%) Teradata
5 1 (0.43%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.43%) VMware
5 1 (0.43%) Twitter
5 1 (0.43%) Rackspace
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Easy Web Recruitment - Bright Future Software
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £34000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent bonus package, share optio
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000-£35,000 PA, depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport, Lancashire
DAI Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £38,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago