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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 54 83 69
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 163 109 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.85% 2.74% 3.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.26% 4.94% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 159 91 157
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
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
1760 2208 2648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 52.33% 55.53% 61.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1533 1882 2362
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 £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +21 18 £34,500 -31.00% 3
Bolton - 5 £47,500 -
Salford +6 3 £37,500 +1.35%
Wigan - 3 £47,500 -
Cheadle -2 2 - -
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 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++.

1 190 (57.06%) Java
2 148 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 140 (42.04%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (34.83%) Linux
5 114 (34.23%) C#
6 112 (33.63%) SQL
7 111 (33.33%) Degree
8 105 (31.53%) C
9 85 (25.53%) Windows
9 85 (25.53%) OO
10 79 (23.72%) .NET
11 72 (21.62%) TDD
12 67 (20.12%) XML
13 59 (17.72%) PHP
14 58 (17.42%) Python
15 55 (16.52%) SQL Server
16 54 (16.22%) Scrum
17 52 (15.62%) SOAP
18 51 (15.32%) UNIX
19 50 (15.02%) HTML
20 46 (13.81%) MySQL
21 43 (12.91%) Web Services
21 43 (12.91%) REST
21 43 (12.91%) Analytical Skills
22 42 (12.61%) JMS
22 42 (12.61%) Retail
23 41 (12.31%) SDLC
24 39 (11.71%) Spring
25 36 (10.81%) OOP
25 36 (10.81%) JSON

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (4.20%) WebLogic
1 14 (4.20%) WebSphere
2 12 (3.60%) GlassFish
3 11 (3.30%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.70%) WordPress
5 7 (2.10%) Apache Pig
6 6 (1.80%) nginx
7 4 (1.20%) Node.js
8 3 (0.90%) Facebook Platform
8 3 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.90%) Apache
9 2 (0.60%) JBoss
9 2 (0.60%) SAS
10 1 (0.30%) CMS
10 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 15 (4.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.80%) MS Project
3 3 (0.90%) MS Office
3 3 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.30%) Maya
4 1 (0.30%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.70%) Route 53
2 9 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.90%) Force.com
5 1 (0.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.71%) VPN
2 14 (4.20%) HTTP
3 11 (3.30%) IPsec
3 11 (3.30%) OpenVPN
4 10 (3.00%) Network Security
5 9 (2.70%) PPTP
6 8 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (2.40%) NFC
6 8 (2.40%) DVB
6 8 (2.40%) Bluetooth
6 8 (2.40%) GPRS
6 8 (2.40%) GSM
6 8 (2.40%) UMTS
6 8 (2.40%) VoIP
6 8 (2.40%) WLAN
7 7 (2.10%) Internet
8 4 (1.20%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.30%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (16.52%) SQL Server
2 46 (13.81%) MySQL
3 34 (10.21%) Relational Database
4 26 (7.81%) RDBMS
5 17 (5.11%) Big Data
6 12 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (3.60%) Hadoop
6 12 (3.60%) Apache Hive
7 10 (3.00%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.70%) MongoDB
9 8 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.80%) Amazon Redshift
10 6 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.60%) DB2
12 1 (0.30%) InterSystems Cache
12 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.30%) HBase
Development Applications
1 33 (9.91%) Visual Studio
2 31 (9.31%) Subversion
3 30 (9.01%) Maven
4 25 (7.51%) MSTest
4 25 (7.51%) NUnit
5 21 (6.31%) JUnit
6 17 (5.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (4.20%) Git (software)
8 12 (3.60%) Selenium
8 12 (3.60%) Ant
8 12 (3.60%) Eclipse
9 11 (3.30%) JIRA
10 9 (2.70%) Xcode
11 6 (1.80%) Jenkins
12 5 (1.50%) Hudson
13 4 (1.20%) PVCS
14 3 (0.90%) LoadRunner
14 3 (0.90%) InstallShield
14 3 (0.90%) WinDbg
15 1 (0.30%) Axure RP
General
1 42 (12.61%) Retail
2 29 (8.71%) Finance
2 29 (8.71%) Games
3 12 (3.60%) Banking
4 9 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.70%) Automotive
5 8 (2.40%) Electronics
5 8 (2.40%) Multimedia
6 5 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.50%) Law
7 3 (0.90%) Marketing
8 2 (0.60%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.60%) Advertising
8 2 (0.60%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.30%) French Language
9 1 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 156 (46.85%) Developer
2 100 (30.03%) Software Engineer
3 48 (14.41%) Software Developer
4 40 (12.01%) C++ Developer
5 23 (6.91%) Java Developer
6 21 (6.31%) C++ Software Developer
7 18 (5.41%) Graduate
8 16 (4.80%) Development Manager
9 15 (4.50%) Senior Developer
9 15 (4.50%) C# Developer
9 15 (4.50%) C++ Software Engineer
10 12 (3.60%) iOS Developer
11 11 (3.30%) Graduate Developer
12 10 (3.00%) Consultant
12 10 (3.00%) Python Developer
13 9 (2.70%) Graduate Software Developer
13 9 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
14 8 (2.40%) Analyst
14 8 (2.40%) Architect
14 8 (2.40%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (23.72%) .NET
2 67 (20.12%) XML
3 52 (15.62%) SOAP
4 50 (15.02%) HTML
5 43 (12.91%) Web Services
5 43 (12.91%) REST
6 42 (12.61%) JMS
7 39 (11.71%) Spring
8 36 (10.81%) JSON
9 35 (10.51%) OpenGL
10 33 (9.91%) WSDL
10 33 (9.91%) Hibernate
11 30 (9.01%) ActiveMQ
11 30 (9.01%) Servlets
11 30 (9.01%) RabbitMQ
12 27 (8.11%) CSS
13 26 (7.81%) WPF
14 25 (7.51%) J2EE
15 24 (7.21%) DirectX
16 22 (6.61%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.91%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (10.51%) Mathematics
3 33 (9.91%) Mobile App
4 31 (9.31%) Computer Science
5 30 (9.01%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (7.81%) 3D Graphics
7 24 (7.21%) iPhone
8 17 (5.11%) Physics
9 14 (4.20%) Algorithms
10 12 (3.60%) Animation
10 12 (3.60%) Device Driver
11 11 (3.30%) Client/Server
11 11 (3.30%) Cryptography
11 11 (3.30%) PKI
12 9 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
13 8 (2.40%) MPEG
13 8 (2.40%) Management Information System
14 7 (2.10%) iPad
14 7 (2.10%) User Experience
15 6 (1.80%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 116 (34.83%) Linux
2 85 (25.53%) Windows
3 51 (15.32%) UNIX
4 35 (10.51%) Apple iOS
5 33 (9.91%) Android
6 15 (4.50%) CentOS
7 12 (3.60%) Windows Mobile
8 8 (2.40%) Nucleus RTOS
8 8 (2.40%) Windows 8
8 8 (2.40%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.50%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.20%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.20%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.90%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.90%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 140 (42.04%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (25.53%) OO
4 72 (21.62%) TDD
5 54 (16.22%) Scrum
6 41 (12.31%) SDLC
7 36 (10.81%) OOP
8 35 (10.51%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (9.61%) Unit Testing
10 29 (8.71%) UML
11 27 (8.11%) Multithreading
12 25 (7.51%) E-Commerce
13 24 (7.21%) OOD
13 24 (7.21%) Logistics
13 24 (7.21%) DevOps
14 22 (6.61%) Software Architecture
15 21 (6.31%) BDD
15 21 (6.31%) iOS Development
15 21 (6.31%) Continuous Improvement
16 19 (5.71%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 190 (57.06%) Java
2 114 (34.23%) C#
3 112 (33.63%) SQL
4 105 (31.53%) C
5 59 (17.72%) PHP
6 58 (17.42%) Python
7 34 (10.21%) JavaScript
8 22 (6.61%) Ruby
9 18 (5.41%) Objective-C
10 14 (4.20%) Bash Shell
11 12 (3.60%) Scala
12 10 (3.00%) VC++
12 10 (3.00%) Perl
12 10 (3.00%) PL/SQL
12 10 (3.00%) VB
13 8 (2.40%) Embedded C
14 7 (2.10%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.80%) Embedded C++
15 6 (1.80%) VBA
16 4 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 111 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (1.20%) ISEB
3 3 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.60%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.30%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.50%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (5.11%) Docker
2 4 (1.20%) Firmware
3 2 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.30%) HDFS
4 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (8.71%) Puppet
2 15 (4.50%) Vagrant
3 8 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.60%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 35 (10.51%) Oracle
2 31 (9.31%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.60%) Symbian
4 5 (1.50%) Cisco
4 5 (1.50%) Capita
5 4 (1.20%) HP
5 4 (1.20%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.20%) Apple
5 4 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.90%) Perforce
6 3 (0.90%) SAP
6 3 (0.90%) Facebook
6 3 (0.90%) Twitter
7 1 (0.30%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.30%) Cognos
7 1 (0.30%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.30%) Informatica
7 1 (0.30%) IBM
7 1 (0.30%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.30%) Teradata
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi Limited
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Salary competitive joining salary + equity + relocation
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Greater Manchester, Manchester, North West
GCHQ
Salary: £26,000-£38,000 depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GCHQ
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GCHQ
Posted: 16 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago