The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 242 214 212
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 13 34 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.46% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.49% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 26
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
C++ Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6422 6986 6400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.51% 94.80% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5351 5699 5505
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 £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the North West region.

C++ Developer Salary Trend in the North West

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

C++ Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
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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
Manchester +4 12 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Cheshire -8 1 £22,000 -41.33%
C++ Developer
England

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 35 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (57.14%) Windows
3 17 (48.57%) DirectX
3 17 (48.57%) Degree
4 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (45.71%) MFC
5 15 (42.86%) OpenGL
6 14 (40.00%) Visual Studio
6 14 (40.00%) Computer Science
7 13 (37.14%) 3D Graphics
8 12 (34.29%) VC++
8 12 (34.29%) Algorithms
9 11 (31.43%) Subversion
9 11 (31.43%) XML
10 10 (28.57%) Multithreading
11 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
11 9 (25.71%) 3D Programming
11 9 (25.71%) Web Services
11 9 (25.71%) Client/Server
11 9 (25.71%) HTTP
11 9 (25.71%) Games
12 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
13 7 (20.00%) Linux
13 7 (20.00%) C
13 7 (20.00%) Mathematics
14 6 (17.14%) Interactive TV
14 6 (17.14%) OO
14 6 (17.14%) Internet
15 5 (14.29%) C#
15 5 (14.29%) Java

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) HTTP
2 6 (17.14%) Internet
3 1 (2.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) DB2
2 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (31.43%) Subversion
3 3 (8.57%) WinDbg
4 1 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 9 (25.71%) Games
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) DirectX
2 16 (45.71%) MFC
3 15 (42.86%) OpenGL
4 11 (31.43%) XML
5 9 (25.71%) Web Services
6 4 (11.43%) HTML
7 3 (8.57%) .NET
7 3 (8.57%) JSON
7 3 (8.57%) HTML5
8 2 (5.71%) Spring
8 2 (5.71%) WCF
8 2 (5.71%) WPF
8 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
8 2 (5.71%) WinForms
9 1 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (2.86%) jQuery
9 1 (2.86%) J2EE
9 1 (2.86%) JMS
9 1 (2.86%) WSDL
9 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 13 (37.14%) 3D Graphics
3 12 (34.29%) Algorithms
4 9 (25.71%) Client/Server
5 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
6 7 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 6 (17.14%) Interactive TV
8 4 (11.43%) Animation
8 4 (11.43%) Physics
9 3 (8.57%) Blog
10 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
10 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (2.86%) User Experience
10 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
10 1 (2.86%) Device Driver
10 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) UNIX
3 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.86%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 9 (25.71%) 3D Programming
3 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
4 6 (17.14%) OO
5 5 (14.29%) Game Development
6 3 (8.57%) SDLC
7 2 (5.71%) Mobile Development
7 2 (5.71%) TDD
8 1 (2.86%) Logistics
8 1 (2.86%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.86%) OOD
8 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.86%) OOP
8 1 (2.86%) Information Assurance
8 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.86%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (34.29%) VC++
3 7 (20.00%) C
4 5 (14.29%) C#
4 5 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (8.57%) Ruby
6 2 (5.71%) SQL
6 2 (5.71%) Python
7 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.86%) Scala
7 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
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