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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 22 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 2.30% 2.27% 3.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 3.64% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.43%
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
52 55 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 59.77% 62.50% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 44 38 44
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 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 7 (100.00%) C
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) Pair Programming
4 4 (57.14%) XML
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) OO
5 3 (42.86%) HTTP
5 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
5 3 (42.86%) Web Services
5 3 (42.86%) Benchmarking
5 3 (42.86%) Subversion
5 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Ruby
5 3 (42.86%) JSON
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 3 (42.86%) RESTful
6 2 (28.57%) Android
6 2 (28.57%) Streaming Media
6 2 (28.57%) HTML5
6 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
6 2 (28.57%) CSS3
6 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
6 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 2 (28.57%) Objective-C

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Streaming Media
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) BBC
2 1 (14.29%) Interactive TV
2 1 (14.29%) Neural Network
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 1 (14.29%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Pair Programming
3 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Benchmarking
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) OOP
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Product Management
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Signal Processing
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (14.29%) Bayesian Methods
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
2 6 (85.71%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) Degree