The table below looks at the statistics for VC++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VC++ 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
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 251 247 236
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing VC++ 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.059% 0.014% 0.029%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.025% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £26,000 £62,500 £27,852
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.40% +124.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £62,500 £27,334
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £62,500 £28,370
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
VC++
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
3439 4033 3991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 51.15% 54.73% 58.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2962 3360 3559
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VC++
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VC++ across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VC++ Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VC++
Salary Trend in the North West

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

VC++ Salary Trend in the North West

VC++
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

VC++ Salary Histogram in the North West

VC++
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 VC++ 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
(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 - 3 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £22,000 -
VC++
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing VC++ also 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 that cited VC++.

1 12 (92.31%) C++
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Algorithms
2 11 (84.62%) MFC
3 10 (76.92%) Web Services
3 10 (76.92%) XML
4 9 (69.23%) Client/Server
4 9 (69.23%) 3D Graphics
4 9 (69.23%) HTTP
4 9 (69.23%) DirectX
4 9 (69.23%) 3D Programming
4 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (69.23%) Degree
4 9 (69.23%) Computer Science
4 9 (69.23%) Multithreading
5 8 (61.54%) Management Information System
6 7 (53.85%) OpenGL
6 7 (53.85%) Subversion
7 6 (46.15%) Interactive TV
7 6 (46.15%) Internet
8 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
9 4 (30.77%) Games
10 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
11 1 (7.69%) IIS
11 1 (7.69%) Oracle
11 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
11 1 (7.69%) SQL
11 1 (7.69%) VB
11 1 (7.69%) .NET
11 1 (7.69%) C#

VC++
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 citing VC++ also 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 that cited VC++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) HTTP
2 6 (46.15%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Subversion
2 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
1 12 (92.31%) C++ Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior C++ Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) MFC
2 10 (76.92%) Web Services
2 10 (76.92%) XML
3 9 (69.23%) DirectX
4 7 (53.85%) OpenGL
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Algorithms
2 9 (69.23%) Computer Science
2 9 (69.23%) Client/Server
2 9 (69.23%) 3D Graphics
3 8 (61.54%) Management Information System
4 6 (46.15%) Interactive TV
5 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (69.23%) Multithreading
1 9 (69.23%) 3D Programming
2 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.69%) OO
2 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft