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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 226 247 240
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Permanent jobs citing VC++ 18 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.043% 0.046%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 0.086% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 2
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £27,500 £41,700
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.68% -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
2875 3487 3926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.47% 50.46% 59.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2459 3086 3430
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 +33 16 £35,000 +27.27% 5
Cheshire - 2 £42,500 - 3
VC++
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) C++
2 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (66.67%) Multithreading
4 14 (58.33%) Degree
4 14 (58.33%) MFC
5 13 (54.17%) Computer Science
6 11 (45.83%) Algorithms
6 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
6 11 (45.83%) HTTP
7 10 (41.67%) 3D Graphics
7 10 (41.67%) 3D Programming
7 10 (41.67%) Subversion
8 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
8 9 (37.50%) Client/Server
8 9 (37.50%) OpenGL
8 9 (37.50%) DirectX
8 9 (37.50%) Web Services
8 9 (37.50%) XML
9 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
9 8 (33.33%) Finance
10 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (16.67%) Games
12 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
13 2 (8.33%) C#
13 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
13 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
13 2 (8.33%) JIRA
13 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
14 1 (4.17%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
2 10 (41.67%) Subversion
3 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.33%) JIRA
5 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) C++ Developer
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Visual C++ Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior C++ Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior C++ Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) MFC
2 9 (37.50%) DirectX
2 9 (37.50%) OpenGL
2 9 (37.50%) Web Services
2 9 (37.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Computer Science
2 11 (45.83%) Algorithms
3 10 (41.67%) 3D Graphics
4 9 (37.50%) Client/Server
5 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 10 (41.67%) 3D Programming
4 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
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