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

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 228 221 196
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 35 21 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 0.31% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.33% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 50
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
7097 6361 6930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.46% 94.25% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5990 5441 5944
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,500
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 17 October 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 17 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
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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 -10 21 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Cheshire -12 7 £37,500 -14.28% 1
Merseyside - 7 £29,000 - 1
C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 88 (100.00%) C++
2 30 (34.09%) 3D Graphics
3 27 (30.68%) Linux
4 24 (27.27%) Python
5 21 (23.86%) OO
5 21 (23.86%) C#
6 20 (22.73%) Games
7 17 (19.32%) C
7 17 (19.32%) SQL
8 16 (18.18%) Windows
8 16 (18.18%) OpenGL
9 13 (14.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (14.77%) OOD
9 13 (14.77%) Qt
10 12 (13.64%) Degree
11 11 (12.50%) Multithreading
11 11 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 11 (12.50%) DirectX
12 10 (11.36%) CAD
12 10 (11.36%) XML
12 10 (11.36%) HTML
12 10 (11.36%) Visual Studio
12 10 (11.36%) STL
13 9 (10.23%) PHP
13 9 (10.23%) SQL Server
13 9 (10.23%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (10.23%) Finance
13 9 (10.23%) Retail
14 8 (9.09%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 4 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) ATM
2 1 (1.14%) HTTP
2 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.23%) SQL Server
1 9 (10.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.68%) ClearCase
3 3 (3.41%) JIRA
3 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 20 (22.73%) Games
2 9 (10.23%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Retail
3 8 (9.09%) Banking
4 4 (4.55%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Local Government
5 1 (1.14%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.18%) OpenGL
2 13 (14.77%) Qt
3 11 (12.50%) DirectX
4 10 (11.36%) XML
4 10 (11.36%) HTML
4 10 (11.36%) STL
5 8 (9.09%) .NET
6 7 (7.95%) Web Services
7 6 (6.82%) CSS
8 5 (5.68%) XSLT
8 5 (5.68%) Middleware
8 5 (5.68%) HTML5
8 5 (5.68%) OpenCL
9 3 (3.41%) PyQt
9 3 (3.41%) QML
9 3 (3.41%) ATL
10 2 (2.27%) MFC
10 2 (2.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 1 (1.14%) XML Messaging
11 1 (1.14%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 30 (34.09%) 3D Graphics
2 13 (14.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (7.95%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.82%) iPhone
4 6 (6.82%) Xbox
4 6 (6.82%) Algorithms
5 5 (5.68%) CUDA
6 4 (4.55%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.55%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.41%) Blog
7 3 (3.41%) Animation
7 3 (3.41%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.27%) User Experience
9 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (30.68%) Linux
2 16 (18.18%) Windows
3 6 (6.82%) Android
4 3 (3.41%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.86%) OO
2 13 (14.77%) OOD
3 11 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 11 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 10 (11.36%) CAD
5 6 (6.82%) OOP
6 5 (5.68%) Image Processing
7 4 (4.55%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.55%) SOA
7 4 (4.55%) ITIL
8 3 (3.41%) HOOD
8 3 (3.41%) MVC
8 3 (3.41%) Migration
8 3 (3.41%) TDD
9 2 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.27%) Scrum
9 2 (2.27%) UML
10 1 (1.14%) 3D Programming
10 1 (1.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 88 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (27.27%) Python
3 21 (23.86%) C#
4 17 (19.32%) C
4 17 (19.32%) SQL
5 9 (10.23%) PHP
6 6 (6.82%) GLSL
7 5 (5.68%) VC++
7 5 (5.68%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.41%) Lua
9 1 (1.14%) Perl
9 1 (1.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (6.82%) Sony
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
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