The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 20 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 2.63% 2.44% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.44% 4.08% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £50,000 £39,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.38% -5.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
45 49 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 59.21% 59.76% 72.31%
Number of salaries quoted 37 30 44
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

C++
Salary Trend in Salford

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

C++ Salary Trend in Salford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Salford region citing C++ 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 C++.

1 5 (100.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (60.00%) Benchmarking
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) Flash
5 1 (20.00%) Broadband
5 1 (20.00%) ISEB
5 1 (20.00%) BBC
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Interactive TV

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Salford region citing C++ 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 C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) BBC
1 1 (20.00%) Interactive TV
1 1 (20.00%) Neural Network
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Benchmarking
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Bayesian Methods
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB