The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 31 - 27
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 1.53% - 7.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.56% - 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 13
Median salary £21,500 - £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 78 42 123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 59.54% 57.53% 71.51%
Number of salaries quoted 72 32 110
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% -15.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Bolton

C++
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for C++ in Bolton

C++
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for C++.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Gerrit
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Junior
2 3 (75.00%) Junior Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA