The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Developer
North West / Manchester
Rank 176 140 160
Rank change year-on-year -36 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 26 40 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.67% 1.19% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.22% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 30
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +23.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3777 3290 3662
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.92% 97.54% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3161 2733 3002
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured C++ Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 7 £37,500 - 1
Stockport -7 2 £52,500 +10.52%
Altrincham -11 1 - -
Cheadle - 1 £36,250 -
Wigan - 1 £38,500 - 1
C++ Developer
North West

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 41 (100.00%) C++
2 25 (60.98%) Linux
3 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (43.90%) Windows
4 18 (43.90%) HTML
4 18 (43.90%) Visual Studio
5 13 (31.71%) C
5 13 (31.71%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (29.27%) ATL
6 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
6 12 (29.27%) Manufacturing
7 11 (26.83%) Electronics
8 10 (24.39%) Embedded C
8 10 (24.39%) SOAP
8 10 (24.39%) PHP
9 9 (21.95%) .NET
9 9 (21.95%) Unix
9 9 (21.95%) iPad
10 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
10 8 (19.51%) Embedded C++
10 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
10 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
10 8 (19.51%) C#
10 8 (19.51%) Device Driver
10 8 (19.51%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (19.51%) Device Driver Development
10 8 (19.51%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 7 (17.07%) Mac OS X
11 7 (17.07%) N-Tier
11 7 (17.07%) OOD

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.32%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) PaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) Big Data
3 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.88%) MySQL
4 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Visual Studio
2 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.44%) GCC
General
1 12 (29.27%) Manufacturing
2 11 (26.83%) Electronics
3 4 (9.76%) Finance
3 4 (9.76%) Marketing
3 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Games
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) HTML
2 12 (29.27%) ATL
3 10 (24.39%) SOAP
4 9 (21.95%) .NET
5 4 (9.76%) HTML5
6 2 (4.88%) Akka
6 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.88%) CSS
6 2 (4.88%) Node.js
6 2 (4.88%) RESTful
6 2 (4.88%) STL
6 2 (4.88%) WCF
7 1 (2.44%) DirectX
7 1 (2.44%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (21.95%) iPad
3 8 (19.51%) Device Driver
4 7 (17.07%) N-Tier
5 5 (12.20%) Algorithms
6 4 (9.76%) Blog
7 3 (7.32%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
8 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
8 2 (4.88%) Virtual Team
9 1 (2.44%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) Linux
2 18 (43.90%) Windows
3 9 (21.95%) Unix
4 8 (19.51%) Embedded Linux
5 7 (17.07%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.44%) Android
6 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
3 8 (19.51%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 8 (19.51%) Device Driver Development
4 7 (17.07%) OOD
5 6 (14.63%) Multithreading
5 6 (14.63%) SDLC
5 6 (14.63%) Unit Testing
6 5 (12.20%) OO
7 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.76%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (9.76%) Logistics
7 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
7 4 (9.76%) Memory Management
7 4 (9.76%) Multithreaded Programming
7 4 (9.76%) Open Source
7 4 (9.76%) Programme Management
7 4 (9.76%) Refactoring
8 3 (7.32%) Scrum
8 3 (7.32%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (31.71%) C
3 10 (24.39%) Embedded C
3 10 (24.39%) PHP
4 8 (19.51%) C#
4 8 (19.51%) Embedded C++
5 4 (9.76%) Java
6 3 (7.32%) Python
7 1 (2.44%) GLSL
7 1 (2.44%) HLSL
7 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) PhD
3 1 (2.44%) HNC
3 1 (2.44%) HND
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle
1 4 (9.76%) SAP
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