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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 14 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 8 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 11.11% 2.33% 2.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.78% 3.92% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Average salary £33,750 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 51 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 62.50% 59.30% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 44 43 38
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 24 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (50.00%) WordPress
2 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) HPUX
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) iDTV
3 3 (37.50%) BBC
4 1 (12.50%) HP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) WordPress
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Trainer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
1 4 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (37.50%) iDTV
2 3 (37.50%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) HPUX
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) HP