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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 27
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton - - 3.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £47,500
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 54 68 81
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 49.09% 65.38% 65.32%
Number of salaries quoted 50 57 77
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM

C++
Co-occurring 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 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA