Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C++ Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 274 239 214
Rank change year-on-year -35 -25 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 18 39 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.23% 0.52% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.54% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 54
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £49,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.71% +40.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £33,750 £25,000 £24,725
90th Percentile £47,500 £63,625 £48,375
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +21.43% -6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7698 7269 7195
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.36% 97.45% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6394 6249 5985
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,852
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured C++ Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Manchester

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for C++ Developer in Manchester

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Developer in Manchester

C++ Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford -2 1 £45,000 +15.38%
Bolton - 1 £28,500 - 1
Oldham - 1 - -
C++ Developer
North West

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, C++ Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (77.78%) Linux
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (44.44%) Mathematics
5 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 8 (44.44%) Degree
5 8 (44.44%) C
5 8 (44.44%) HTML
6 7 (38.89%) Java
6 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
6 7 (38.89%) J2EE
6 7 (38.89%) Oracle
6 7 (38.89%) Spring
6 7 (38.89%) Hibernate
6 7 (38.89%) Scrum
6 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
6 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
7 6 (33.33%) Unix
7 6 (33.33%) Windows
8 4 (22.22%) Python
8 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
8 4 (22.22%) Web Services
8 4 (22.22%) C#
8 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) TDD
8 4 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (22.22%) Multithreaded Programming
8 4 (22.22%) Marionette.js
8 4 (22.22%) Jenkins

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
2 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
3 3 (16.67%) DB2
4 1 (5.56%) MS Access
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) Hibernate
2 7 (38.89%) J2EE
2 7 (38.89%) Spring
3 4 (22.22%) HTML5
3 4 (22.22%) Marionette.js
3 4 (22.22%) Web Services
4 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) Spring MVC
5 2 (11.11%) .NET
5 2 (11.11%) ATL
6 1 (5.56%) JMS
6 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) iPad
3 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
4 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Unix
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) Android
3 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Mathematics
3 7 (38.89%) Scrum
3 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
4 4 (22.22%) Android Development
4 4 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (22.22%) iOS Development
4 4 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (22.22%) Multithreaded Programming
4 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
4 4 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) BDD
5 3 (16.67%) Biometrics
5 3 (16.67%) Kanban
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) Open Source
5 3 (16.67%) SDLC
5 3 (16.67%) Software Deployment
6 2 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) C
4 7 (38.89%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
5 4 (22.22%) C#
5 4 (22.22%) Python
6 3 (16.67%) VC++
7 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
7 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++
8 1 (5.56%) Perl
8 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) HND
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Sybase