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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 98 106 117
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 188 179 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.95% 2.68% 2.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.29% 5.21% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 162 163 145
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
3556 3434 4001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 55.85% 51.43% 54.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3059 2963 3370
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -6 136 £40,000 +6.66% 39
Cheshire +32 32 £39,000 -7.14% 3
Merseyside -5 12 £36,000 -4.00% 2
Lancashire +7 5 £40,000 - 1
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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++.

1 189 (46.21%) Java
2 172 (42.05%) Software Engineering
3 148 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
4 140 (34.23%) Degree
5 127 (31.05%) C#
6 117 (28.61%) OO
7 105 (25.67%) SQL
8 100 (24.45%) Computer Science
9 90 (22.00%) Windows
10 89 (21.76%) .NET
11 82 (20.05%) JavaScript
12 81 (19.80%) HTML
13 75 (18.34%) C
14 74 (18.09%) Electronics
15 68 (16.63%) Scrum
16 63 (15.40%) Python
16 63 (15.40%) Continuous Integration
17 61 (14.91%) Multithreading
18 59 (14.43%) Linux
18 59 (14.43%) Algorithms
19 58 (14.18%) Visual Studio
20 57 (13.94%) CSS
21 52 (12.71%) OOD
22 51 (12.47%) jQuery
22 51 (12.47%) Mentoring
23 49 (11.98%) Git (software)
23 49 (11.98%) PHP
23 49 (11.98%) Finance
24 48 (11.74%) Unit Testing
25 46 (11.25%) XML

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 12 (2.93%) Apache
2 10 (2.44%) Apache Spark
3 9 (2.20%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (1.47%) nginx
4 6 (1.47%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.98%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.49%) CMS
6 2 (0.49%) IIS
7 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (5.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.71%) PaaS
2 6 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.22%) GitHub
4 4 (0.98%) SaaS
5 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.49%) IaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.85%) Wireless
2 20 (4.89%) TCP/IP
3 16 (3.91%) 802.11
4 12 (2.93%) Network Security
5 4 (0.98%) Ethernet
5 4 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.73%) Bluetooth
6 3 (0.73%) HTTP
6 3 (0.73%) Modbus
6 3 (0.73%) RFID
6 3 (0.73%) RS-485
6 3 (0.73%) ZigBee
7 2 (0.49%) FTP
7 2 (0.49%) Internet
7 2 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.24%) DHCP
8 1 (0.24%) DNS
8 1 (0.24%) IPv4
8 1 (0.24%) NFC
8 1 (0.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (9.78%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.62%) Big Data
3 15 (3.67%) MySQL
4 14 (3.42%) Data Mining
5 10 (2.44%) Hadoop
5 10 (2.44%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (0.73%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.49%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.49%) HBase
9 1 (0.24%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.24%) DB2
9 1 (0.24%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 58 (14.18%) Visual Studio
2 49 (11.98%) Git (software)
3 42 (10.27%) Subversion
4 33 (8.07%) JUnit
5 28 (6.85%) MSTest
5 28 (6.85%) NUnit
6 27 (6.60%) Jenkins
6 27 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (2.44%) Maven
8 7 (1.71%) JIRA
9 5 (1.22%) gulp
10 3 (0.73%) Android Studio
10 3 (0.73%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.73%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (0.73%) Selenium
11 2 (0.49%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.49%) Xcode
12 1 (0.24%) HP UFT
12 1 (0.24%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
General
1 74 (18.09%) Electronics
2 49 (11.98%) Finance
3 40 (9.78%) Games
4 19 (4.65%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.18%) Banking
6 12 (2.93%) Retail
6 12 (2.93%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.44%) Marketing
8 5 (1.22%) iGaming
8 5 (1.22%) Law
9 4 (0.98%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.73%) Automotive
10 3 (0.73%) Publishing
11 2 (0.49%) Avionics
11 2 (0.49%) Back Office
11 2 (0.49%) Front Office
11 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.49%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
12 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 150 (36.67%) Developer
2 99 (24.21%) Software Engineer
3 53 (12.96%) C++ Developer
4 46 (11.25%) C++ Software Engineer
4 46 (11.25%) Java Developer
5 36 (8.80%) Embedded Engineer
6 35 (8.56%) Software Developer
7 31 (7.58%) C# Software Engineer
8 30 (7.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 27 (6.60%) .NET Software Engineer
10 21 (5.13%) Junior
11 20 (4.89%) DSP Engineer
12 19 (4.65%) Audio Engineer
13 16 (3.91%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 16 (3.91%) Graduate
13 16 (3.91%) Java Engineer
14 15 (3.67%) C Software Engineer
15 14 (3.42%) Graduate Developer
15 14 (3.42%) Programmer
15 14 (3.42%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (21.76%) .NET
2 81 (19.80%) HTML
3 57 (13.94%) CSS
4 51 (12.47%) jQuery
5 46 (11.25%) XML
6 44 (10.76%) ASP.NET
7 42 (10.27%) Web Services
8 35 (8.56%) WPF
9 32 (7.82%) J2EE
9 32 (7.82%) RESTful
10 31 (7.58%) LINQ
10 31 (7.58%) WCF
11 30 (7.33%) SOAP
12 29 (7.09%) HTML5
13 28 (6.85%) WF
14 26 (6.36%) Silverlight
14 26 (6.36%) XSLT
15 22 (5.38%) STL
16 21 (5.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
17 18 (4.40%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 100 (24.45%) Computer Science
2 59 (14.43%) Algorithms
3 29 (7.09%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (6.60%) Augmented Reality
4 27 (6.60%) iPad
5 25 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (4.40%) Kinect
6 18 (4.40%) N-Tier
7 16 (3.91%) Statistics
8 15 (3.67%) Mathematics
9 14 (3.42%) 3D Graphics
9 14 (3.42%) CUDA
10 12 (2.93%) Blog
11 11 (2.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 10 (2.44%) Device Driver
12 10 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
13 9 (2.20%) Mobile App
14 5 (1.22%) Blackberry
14 5 (1.22%) Client/Server
14 5 (1.22%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 90 (22.00%) Windows
2 59 (14.43%) Linux
3 44 (10.76%) Unix
4 16 (3.91%) Embedded Linux
5 14 (3.42%) Android
6 11 (2.69%) Apple iOS
7 9 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.71%) CentOS
8 7 (1.71%) Windows Server
9 6 (1.47%) Debian
9 6 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.22%) BlackBerry OS
10 5 (1.22%) CoreOS
10 5 (1.22%) Mac OS
10 5 (1.22%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.73%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.49%) OpenWrt
13 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (42.05%) Software Engineering
2 148 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (28.61%) OO
4 68 (16.63%) Scrum
5 63 (15.40%) Continuous Integration
6 61 (14.91%) Multithreading
7 52 (12.71%) OOD
8 51 (12.47%) Mentoring
9 48 (11.74%) Unit Testing
10 32 (7.82%) Machine Learning
11 31 (7.58%) UML
12 30 (7.33%) Concurrent Programming
13 26 (6.36%) DSDM
13 26 (6.36%) MVVM
13 26 (6.36%) RUP
13 26 (6.36%) Service Delivery
13 26 (6.36%) Use Case
14 24 (5.87%) SDLC
15 20 (4.89%) OOP
15 20 (4.89%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 189 (46.21%) Java
2 127 (31.05%) C#
3 105 (25.67%) SQL
4 82 (20.05%) JavaScript
5 75 (18.34%) C
6 63 (15.40%) Python
7 49 (11.98%) PHP
8 32 (7.82%) MATLAB
9 31 (7.58%) T-SQL
10 29 (7.09%) PL/SQL
11 22 (5.38%) Perl
12 18 (4.40%) VB.NET
13 16 (3.91%) Embedded C
14 15 (3.67%) Objective-C
14 15 (3.67%) R
15 14 (3.42%) Bash Shell
16 11 (2.69%) Ruby
17 9 (2.20%) Embedded C++
17 9 (2.20%) VC++
18 7 (1.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 140 (34.23%) Degree
2 44 (10.76%) PhD
3 23 (5.62%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.93%) CHECK Team Leader
4 12 (2.93%) CREST Certified
4 12 (2.93%) Cyber Scheme
4 12 (2.93%) Tigerscheme
5 5 (1.22%) DBS Check
6 3 (0.73%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.49%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.24%) HNC
8 1 (0.24%) HND
8 1 (0.24%) ISEB
8 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.40%) QA
2 3 (0.73%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.49%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 7816
4 1 (0.24%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.24%) JTAG
System Software
1 10 (2.44%) Firmware
2 6 (1.47%) Varnish
2 6 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.22%) Docker
4 3 (0.73%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.49%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.49%) Ceph
5 2 (0.49%) HDFS
6 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.24%) vCloud
6 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.24%) vSphere
6 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (3.67%) Puppet
2 9 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.47%) Backup Exec
3 6 (1.47%) Cacti
3 6 (1.47%) Munin
3 6 (1.47%) Nagios
4 5 (1.22%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.24%) Oozie
Vendors
1 19 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.42%) BT
3 12 (2.93%) Oracle
4 10 (2.44%) VMware
5 9 (2.20%) SAP
6 4 (0.98%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.73%) EMC
8 2 (0.49%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.49%) HP
9 1 (0.24%) Apple
9 1 (0.24%) Cisco
9 1 (0.24%) Citrix
9 1 (0.24%) F5
9 1 (0.24%) Facebook
9 1 (0.24%) Intel Security
9 1 (0.24%) Pega
9 1 (0.24%) Perforce
9 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.24%) Twitter
9 1 (0.24%) VeriFone
Manchester, Lancashire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
iKonnect
Salary: Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS!
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Huxley
Salary: £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £46000 - £53000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Flexible & Remote working options
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Hall Goddard LTD
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bytemark Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + bonus + great benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Parking
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: holiday, training, bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago