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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 106 77 47
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -30
Permanent jobs citing C++ 95 124 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.28% 3.36% 5.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.11% 5.59% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 77 105 180
Average salary £39,500 £33,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.69% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
2312 2220 2344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.50% 60.11% 62.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1978 1957 2148
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Bolton +21 11 £50,000 +31.57%
Stockport -5 4 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Cheadle +1 2 - - 1
Altrincham -1 2 £35,000 +29.62%
Salford -4 1 - -
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 92 (49.46%) C#
2 81 (43.55%) C
3 55 (29.57%) Java
3 55 (29.57%) OO
4 49 (26.34%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (26.34%) Linux
5 46 (24.73%) Software Engineering
6 45 (24.19%) Windows
7 44 (23.66%) .NET
8 43 (23.12%) Python
9 37 (19.89%) SQL
10 34 (18.28%) 3D Graphics
11 33 (17.74%) XML
12 32 (17.20%) Web Services
12 32 (17.20%) SQL Server
13 29 (15.59%) HTML
14 25 (13.44%) SOA
15 22 (11.83%) OOD
15 22 (11.83%) OpenGL
15 22 (11.83%) Visual Studio
16 21 (11.29%) ClearCase
16 21 (11.29%) Retail
16 21 (11.29%) Games
17 20 (10.75%) Banking
17 20 (10.75%) Client/Server
18 18 (9.68%) Middleware
18 18 (9.68%) Scrum
19 17 (9.14%) Degree
19 17 (9.14%) IIS
19 17 (9.14%) XSLT

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 17 (9.14%) IIS
2 6 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.61%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.61%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.08%) JBoss
4 2 (1.08%) Confluence
4 2 (1.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.54%) Node.js
5 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.54%) CloudStack
5 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.54%) Apache
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.54%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.54%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (7.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.08%) SaaS
2 2 (1.08%) Route 53
2 2 (1.08%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.54%) PaaS
3 1 (0.54%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.30%) VPN
2 3 (1.61%) HTTP
3 2 (1.08%) PPTP
3 2 (1.08%) IPsec
3 2 (1.08%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.54%) Broadband
4 1 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.20%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.30%) Hadoop
3 7 (3.76%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.23%) Big Data
5 5 (2.69%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.69%) MySQL
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.54%) Informix
7 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.54%) Text Mining
7 1 (0.54%) Riak
Development Applications
1 22 (11.83%) Visual Studio
2 21 (11.29%) ClearCase
3 8 (4.30%) Subversion
4 7 (3.76%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.23%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.61%) Maven
6 3 (1.61%) JUnit
6 3 (1.61%) Selenium
7 2 (1.08%) Ant
7 2 (1.08%) JIRA
7 2 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.08%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.08%) FireMonkey
7 2 (1.08%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.54%) Hudson
8 1 (0.54%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (0.54%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.54%) RSpec
8 1 (0.54%) JMeter
General
1 21 (11.29%) Games
1 21 (11.29%) Retail
2 20 (10.75%) Banking
3 14 (7.53%) Retail Banking
4 10 (5.38%) Finance
5 5 (2.69%) Marketing
6 3 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.08%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.08%) Advertising
8 1 (0.54%) Automotive
8 1 (0.54%) Back Office
8 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 105 (56.45%) Developer
2 52 (27.96%) C++ Developer
3 42 (22.58%) Software Developer
4 40 (21.51%) Software Engineer
5 21 (11.29%) Technical Specialist
5 21 (11.29%) C++ Software Developer
6 12 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 9 (4.84%) Java Developer
7 9 (4.84%) C Developer
8 8 (4.30%) QA Manager
8 8 (4.30%) C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (3.76%) Junior
10 6 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (3.23%) Administrator
10 6 (3.23%) Junior Developer
10 6 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (3.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (2.69%) Games Developer
11 5 (2.69%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (23.66%) .NET
2 33 (17.74%) XML
3 32 (17.20%) Web Services
4 29 (15.59%) HTML
5 22 (11.83%) OpenGL
6 18 (9.68%) Middleware
7 17 (9.14%) XSLT
8 16 (8.60%) HTML5
9 10 (5.38%) DirectX
10 9 (4.84%) Qt
11 8 (4.30%) MFC
12 7 (3.76%) ASP.NET
13 6 (3.23%) CSS
14 5 (2.69%) SVG
14 5 (2.69%) WinForms
14 5 (2.69%) WCF
15 4 (2.15%) Spring
15 4 (2.15%) JSON
15 4 (2.15%) OpenCL
15 4 (2.15%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.28%) 3D Graphics
2 20 (10.75%) Client/Server
3 14 (7.53%) Animation
4 12 (6.45%) Mathematics
5 11 (5.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (5.91%) Algorithms
6 10 (5.38%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (5.38%) Mobile App
7 9 (4.84%) Computer Science
8 8 (4.30%) iPhone
9 5 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.69%) Xbox
10 4 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (2.15%) Visualisation
10 4 (2.15%) CUDA
11 3 (1.61%) Blog
11 3 (1.61%) Neural Network
11 3 (1.61%) iPad
11 3 (1.61%) User Experience
11 3 (1.61%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 49 (26.34%) Linux
2 45 (24.19%) Windows
3 15 (8.06%) Mac OS X
4 8 (4.30%) Android
5 4 (2.15%) UNIX
5 4 (2.15%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.08%) CentOS
6 2 (1.08%) Windows CE
6 2 (1.08%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (29.57%) OO
2 49 (26.34%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (24.73%) Software Engineering
4 25 (13.44%) SOA
5 22 (11.83%) OOD
6 18 (9.68%) Scrum
7 16 (8.60%) Incident Management
7 16 (8.60%) ITIL
8 15 (8.06%) CAD
9 12 (6.45%) Project Management
9 12 (6.45%) Test Management
9 12 (6.45%) Multithreading
9 12 (6.45%) Software Testing
10 11 (5.91%) OOP
11 10 (5.38%) Automated Testing
11 10 (5.38%) TDD
12 9 (4.84%) Regression Testing
12 9 (4.84%) Agile Testing
13 7 (3.76%) ERP
14 6 (3.23%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (49.46%) C#
2 81 (43.55%) C
3 55 (29.57%) Java
4 43 (23.12%) Python
5 37 (19.89%) SQL
6 16 (8.60%) JavaScript
7 13 (6.99%) PHP
8 8 (4.30%) Ruby
9 7 (3.76%) Perl
9 7 (3.76%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.69%) Delphi
10 5 (2.69%) GLSL
11 4 (2.15%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.15%) X++
11 4 (2.15%) Lua
11 4 (2.15%) VC++
11 4 (2.15%) Ada
12 3 (1.61%) VB
13 2 (1.08%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.08%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 17 (9.14%) Degree
2 4 (2.15%) ISEB
2 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.08%) OCPJP
3 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) PhD
4 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.45%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.08%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (1.61%) Puppet
2 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.54%) Ansible
2 1 (0.54%) Salt
2 1 (0.54%) Mesos
Vendors
1 13 (6.99%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.30%) Siemens
2 8 (4.30%) Wonderware
3 6 (3.23%) Sony
4 5 (2.69%) Oracle
5 3 (1.61%) Perforce
6 2 (1.08%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.54%) Twitter
7 1 (0.54%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.54%) Google
7 1 (0.54%) Sybase
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