The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 116 108 100
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 169 151 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.70% 2.50% 2.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.67% 4.95% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 141 128 176
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,045 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
C++
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3620 3051 3856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 57.84% 50.52% 52.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3156 2614 3378
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

C++
Salary Trend in the North West

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

C++ Salary Trend in the North West

C++
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the North West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in the North West

C++
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -10 120 £42,500 -5.55% 31
Cheshire +8 20 £39,000 -9.30% 5
Merseyside - 15 £27,500 - 2
Lancashire -5 11 £39,000 -9.30% 4
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for C++.

1 190 (54.44%) Java
2 144 (41.26%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (41.26%) Software Engineering
3 120 (34.38%) C#
4 111 (31.81%) OO
5 110 (31.52%) SQL
6 88 (25.21%) C
7 83 (23.78%) .NET
8 82 (23.50%) Continuous Integration
9 81 (23.21%) Degree
10 79 (22.64%) Scrum
11 77 (22.06%) Windows
12 74 (21.20%) Linux
13 73 (20.92%) JavaScript
14 72 (20.63%) Python
15 71 (20.34%) HTML
16 53 (15.19%) Visual Studio
17 52 (14.90%) OOD
18 51 (14.61%) Finance
19 48 (13.75%) XML
20 47 (13.47%) CSS
20 47 (13.47%) Multithreading
20 47 (13.47%) Unit Testing
21 45 (12.89%) Computer Science
22 44 (12.61%) jQuery
22 44 (12.61%) Git (software)
23 42 (12.03%) Perl
24 41 (11.75%) ASP.NET
24 41 (11.75%) WPF
24 41 (11.75%) Algorithms

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (2.58%) Apache
2 8 (2.29%) Apache Spark
3 7 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (1.72%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.43%) IIS
5 5 (1.43%) nginx
6 4 (1.15%) Apache Pig
6 4 (1.15%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.15%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.57%) SAS
8 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 11 (3.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) Maya
2 1 (0.29%) MODO
2 1 (0.29%) MS Office
2 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.57%) GitHub
1 2 (0.57%) PaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.15%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.29%) Wireless
3 5 (1.43%) Broadband
3 5 (1.43%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.15%) Bluetooth
4 4 (1.15%) DHCP
4 4 (1.15%) DNS
4 4 (1.15%) IPv4
4 4 (1.15%) Network Security
4 4 (1.15%) RFID
5 3 (0.86%) 802.11
5 3 (0.86%) GPRS
5 3 (0.86%) HTTP
5 3 (0.86%) Modbus
5 3 (0.86%) RS-485
5 3 (0.86%) ZigBee
6 2 (0.57%) Internet
6 2 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.29%) FTP
7 1 (0.29%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.44%) Big Data
3 11 (3.15%) Hadoop
4 9 (2.58%) Data Mining
4 9 (2.58%) MySQL
4 9 (2.58%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.15%) Apache Hive
7 3 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (0.86%) GIS
8 2 (0.57%) Impala
8 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.57%) Sqoop
9 1 (0.29%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.29%) DB2
9 1 (0.29%) HBase
9 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 53 (15.19%) Visual Studio
2 44 (12.61%) Git (software)
3 38 (10.89%) Subversion
4 31 (8.88%) JUnit
4 31 (8.88%) MSTest
4 31 (8.88%) NUnit
5 28 (8.02%) Jenkins
6 21 (6.02%) Cucumber
6 21 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (5.73%) Selenium
8 16 (4.58%) JIRA
9 5 (1.43%) GitLab
9 5 (1.43%) Xcode
10 4 (1.15%) HP UFT
10 4 (1.15%) Maven
10 4 (1.15%) Rational DOORS
11 3 (0.86%) Ant
12 2 (0.57%) Android Studio
12 2 (0.57%) Gerrit
12 2 (0.57%) WebDriver
General
1 51 (14.61%) Finance
2 37 (10.60%) Electronics
3 34 (9.74%) Games
4 17 (4.87%) Banking
5 16 (4.58%) Retail
6 13 (3.72%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.29%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.01%) Marketing
8 7 (2.01%) Military
9 5 (1.43%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.43%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.86%) Avionics
12 2 (0.57%) Automotive
12 2 (0.57%) Back Office
12 2 (0.57%) Front Office
12 2 (0.57%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.57%) Publishing
13 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 142 (40.69%) Developer
2 85 (24.36%) Software Engineer
3 57 (16.33%) C++ Developer
4 41 (11.75%) Java Developer
5 33 (9.46%) C++ Software Engineer
6 31 (8.88%) C# Software Engineer
7 27 (7.74%) .NET Software Engineer
8 25 (7.16%) Software Developer
9 22 (6.30%) Embedded Engineer
10 21 (6.02%) Junior
11 20 (5.73%) Senior Developer
12 17 (4.87%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 17 (4.87%) Test Engineer
13 15 (4.30%) C Software Engineer
13 15 (4.30%) DSP Engineer
14 14 (4.01%) Java Engineer
15 13 (3.72%) C# Developer
15 13 (3.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 13 (3.72%) Graduate
16 12 (3.44%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (23.78%) .NET
2 71 (20.34%) HTML
3 48 (13.75%) XML
4 47 (13.47%) CSS
5 44 (12.61%) jQuery
6 41 (11.75%) ASP.NET
6 41 (11.75%) WPF
7 38 (10.89%) Web Services
8 37 (10.60%) WCF
9 33 (9.46%) LINQ
10 31 (8.88%) RESTful
10 31 (8.88%) WF
11 29 (8.31%) SOAP
12 27 (7.74%) J2EE
13 25 (7.16%) Silverlight
13 25 (7.16%) XSLT
14 21 (6.02%) HTML5
15 17 (4.87%) OpenGL
16 16 (4.58%) STL
17 14 (4.01%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 45 (12.89%) Computer Science
2 41 (11.75%) Algorithms
3 28 (8.02%) iPad
4 27 (7.74%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.30%) N-Tier
6 14 (4.01%) Augmented Reality
7 13 (3.72%) 3D Graphics
7 13 (3.72%) Mathematics
8 12 (3.44%) Kinect
9 10 (2.87%) Device Driver
9 10 (2.87%) Mobile App
10 9 (2.58%) Statistics
11 7 (2.01%) Cryptography
11 7 (2.01%) CUDA
12 6 (1.72%) Blackberry
13 5 (1.43%) Mobile Games
13 5 (1.43%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
14 3 (0.86%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 77 (22.06%) Windows
2 74 (21.20%) Linux
3 27 (7.74%) Unix
4 18 (5.16%) Android
5 14 (4.01%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.58%) CentOS
6 9 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.58%) Windows Server
7 8 (2.29%) Embedded Linux
8 6 (1.72%) Windows Phone
9 5 (1.43%) BlackBerry OS
9 5 (1.43%) Debian
9 5 (1.43%) Mac OS
9 5 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.15%) Fedora
10 4 (1.15%) HPUX
10 4 (1.15%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.86%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (41.26%) Agile Software Development
1 144 (41.26%) Software Engineering
2 111 (31.81%) OO
3 82 (23.50%) Continuous Integration
4 79 (22.64%) Scrum
5 52 (14.90%) OOD
6 47 (13.47%) Multithreading
6 47 (13.47%) Unit Testing
7 38 (10.89%) Mentoring
8 33 (9.46%) SDLC
9 29 (8.31%) Concurrent Programming
10 28 (8.02%) UML
11 27 (7.74%) MVVM
11 27 (7.74%) TDD
11 27 (7.74%) Use Case
12 26 (7.45%) RUP
12 26 (7.45%) Software Testing
13 25 (7.16%) DSDM
13 25 (7.16%) Service Delivery
14 22 (6.30%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 190 (54.44%) Java
2 120 (34.38%) C#
3 110 (31.52%) SQL
4 88 (25.21%) C
5 73 (20.92%) JavaScript
6 72 (20.63%) Python
7 42 (12.03%) Perl
8 35 (10.03%) T-SQL
9 33 (9.46%) PHP
10 32 (9.17%) PL/SQL
11 17 (4.87%) Bash Shell
12 15 (4.30%) MATLAB
12 15 (4.30%) Ruby
13 11 (3.15%) Embedded C
14 10 (2.87%) PowerShell
15 9 (2.58%) R
16 7 (2.01%) Embedded C++
16 7 (2.01%) VC++
17 6 (1.72%) VB
17 6 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 81 (23.21%) Degree
2 22 (6.30%) Security Cleared
3 21 (6.02%) PhD
4 13 (3.72%) DV Cleared
5 10 (2.87%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.57%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.29%) CHECK Team Leader
7 1 (0.29%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.29%) Cyber Scheme
7 1 (0.29%) HNC
7 1 (0.29%) HND
7 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.29%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.87%) QA
2 3 (0.86%) DO-178B
2 3 (0.86%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.86%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.29%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 12 (3.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.58%) Firmware
3 8 (2.29%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.43%) Varnish
5 4 (1.15%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.15%) vCloud
5 4 (1.15%) vSphere
6 1 (0.29%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.29%) HDFS
6 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (4.01%) Puppet
2 5 (1.43%) Ansible
2 5 (1.43%) Backup Exec
2 5 (1.43%) Cacti
2 5 (1.43%) Munin
2 5 (1.43%) Nagios
2 5 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.29%) Oozie
Vendors
1 18 (5.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.44%) VMware
3 11 (3.15%) Oracle
4 7 (2.01%) SAP
5 4 (1.15%) HP
5 4 (1.15%) Red Hat
6 3 (0.86%) BT
6 3 (0.86%) EMC
7 2 (0.57%) Cloudera
7 2 (0.57%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.57%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.29%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.29%) Google
8 1 (0.29%) Hypercom
8 1 (0.29%) Ingenico
8 1 (0.29%) Pega
8 1 (0.29%) Perforce
8 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.29%) Thales
8 1 (0.29%) VeriFone
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Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Empiric.com
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus extensive benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits holiday, training, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Market-leading
Posted: 21 hours ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Flexible & Remote working options
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Amazing benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Recann
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Kewill Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Peninsula
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + benfits
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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