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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 227 224 214
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 35 24 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 0.35% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.37% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 32 24 39
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £30,450 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £51,750 £41,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
6996 6412 7133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.68% 93.92% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5771 5512 6101
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 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
Manchester -8 16 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Merseyside +18 13 £27,500 -29.03% 1
Cheshire -11 6 £37,500 -11.76% 2
C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 81 (100.00%) C++
2 28 (34.57%) 3D Graphics
3 27 (33.33%) Linux
4 22 (27.16%) Python
5 20 (24.69%) Games
6 18 (22.22%) OO
6 18 (22.22%) C#
7 16 (19.75%) SQL
7 16 (19.75%) Windows
7 16 (19.75%) OpenGL
8 13 (16.05%) OOD
8 13 (16.05%) Qt
9 12 (14.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 11 (13.58%) DirectX
11 10 (12.35%) CAD
11 10 (12.35%) C
11 10 (12.35%) Visual Studio
11 10 (12.35%) STL
11 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (12.35%) Degree
11 10 (12.35%) Multithreading
12 9 (11.11%) Software Engineering
12 9 (11.11%) PHP
12 9 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
13 8 (9.88%) HTML
13 8 (9.88%) .NET
14 6 (7.41%) Android
14 6 (7.41%) iPhone
14 6 (7.41%) GLSL

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (2.47%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) ATM
2 1 (1.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (12.35%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.70%) JIRA
2 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.47%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 20 (24.69%) Games
2 5 (6.17%) Banking
3 4 (4.94%) Finance
4 3 (3.70%) Retail
5 2 (2.47%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Law
6 1 (1.23%) Local Government
6 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.75%) OpenGL
2 13 (16.05%) Qt
3 11 (13.58%) DirectX
4 10 (12.35%) STL
5 8 (9.88%) HTML
5 8 (9.88%) .NET
6 6 (7.41%) XML
7 5 (6.17%) Web Services
7 5 (6.17%) OpenCL
7 5 (6.17%) HTML5
8 4 (4.94%) ATL
8 4 (4.94%) CSS
9 3 (3.70%) PyQt
9 3 (3.70%) QML
10 2 (2.47%) Windows Identity Foundation
10 2 (2.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 2 (2.47%) WCF
10 2 (2.47%) MFC
10 2 (2.47%) XSLT
10 2 (2.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (34.57%) 3D Graphics
2 12 (14.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (7.41%) iPhone
3 6 (7.41%) Xbox
3 6 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.17%) CUDA
5 4 (4.94%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.70%) Animation
6 3 (3.70%) Blog
6 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.47%) User Experience
7 2 (2.47%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.33%) Linux
2 16 (19.75%) Windows
3 6 (7.41%) Android
4 3 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) OO
2 13 (16.05%) OOD
3 10 (12.35%) CAD
3 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (12.35%) Multithreading
4 9 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 5 (6.17%) OOP
5 5 (6.17%) Image Processing
6 3 (3.70%) MVC
6 3 (3.70%) HOOD
7 2 (2.47%) TDD
7 2 (2.47%) SOA
7 2 (2.47%) UML
7 2 (2.47%) Scrum
8 1 (1.23%) Migration
8 1 (1.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.23%) ITIL
8 1 (1.23%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.23%) 3D Programming
8 1 (1.23%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) C++
2 22 (27.16%) Python
3 18 (22.22%) C#
4 16 (19.75%) SQL
5 10 (12.35%) C
6 9 (11.11%) PHP
7 6 (7.41%) GLSL
8 5 (6.17%) VC++
9 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.47%) Lua
11 1 (1.23%) Perl
11 1 (1.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (7.41%) Sony
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + package/pension/bonus/health
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £30 - £45 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Macclesfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago