The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 167 159
Rank change year-on-year -33 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 15 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.36% 0.40% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.41% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 25
Median salary £37,500 £49,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.85% +51.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,450 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £60,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

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 4120 3439 3202
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.84% 98.14% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3526 2957 2668
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
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 June 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 - 3 £37,500 - 1
Wigan - 1 £41,500 -
C++ Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 27 (65.85%) Windows
3 24 (58.54%) Visual Studio
4 21 (51.22%) Linux
5 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (39.02%) Software Engineering
6 16 (39.02%) C#
7 13 (31.71%) Degree
7 13 (31.71%) HTML
7 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
7 13 (31.71%) Multithreading
8 11 (26.83%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (26.83%) C
8 11 (26.83%) ATL
8 11 (26.83%) OO
9 10 (24.39%) Embedded C
9 10 (24.39%) SOAP
10 9 (21.95%) Electronics
10 9 (21.95%) Manufacturing
10 9 (21.95%) PHP
11 8 (19.51%) .NET
11 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
11 8 (19.51%) Windows XP
11 8 (19.51%) Games
11 8 (19.51%) Subversion
11 8 (19.51%) iPad
12 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
12 7 (17.07%) Device Driver Development
12 7 (17.07%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 7 (17.07%) Embedded Linux

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 24 (58.54%) Visual Studio
2 8 (19.51%) Subversion
3 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.88%) GCC
General
1 9 (21.95%) Electronics
1 9 (21.95%) Manufacturing
2 8 (19.51%) Games
3 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) HTML
2 11 (26.83%) ATL
3 10 (24.39%) SOAP
4 8 (19.51%) .NET
5 3 (7.32%) HTML5
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
7 1 (2.44%) DirectX
7 1 (2.44%) JSON
7 1 (2.44%) OpenGL
7 1 (2.44%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (2.44%) WCF
7 1 (2.44%) Web Services
7 1 (2.44%) WPF
7 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
2 11 (26.83%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (19.51%) iPad
4 7 (17.07%) Device Driver
5 6 (14.63%) N-Tier
6 3 (7.32%) Blog
7 2 (4.88%) Algorithms
7 2 (4.88%) Virtual Team
8 1 (2.44%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (2.44%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 27 (65.85%) Windows
2 21 (51.22%) Linux
3 8 (19.51%) Windows XP
4 7 (17.07%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (14.63%) Mac OS X
5 6 (14.63%) Unix
6 2 (4.88%) Android
6 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (39.02%) Software Engineering
3 13 (31.71%) Multithreading
4 11 (26.83%) OO
5 7 (17.07%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 7 (17.07%) Device Driver Development
6 6 (14.63%) Mathematics
6 6 (14.63%) OOD
7 3 (7.32%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (7.32%) Multithreaded Programming
7 3 (7.32%) Open Source
7 3 (7.32%) Secure Coding
7 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Code Optimisation
8 2 (4.88%) Memory Management
8 2 (4.88%) Mobile Development
8 2 (4.88%) Refactoring
8 2 (4.88%) SDLC
8 2 (4.88%) Security Architecture
8 2 (4.88%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (39.02%) C#
3 11 (26.83%) C
4 10 (24.39%) Embedded C
5 9 (21.95%) PHP
6 7 (17.07%) Embedded C++
7 2 (4.88%) Java
8 1 (2.44%) GLSL
8 1 (2.44%) HLSL
8 1 (2.44%) Python
8 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) PhD
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) SAP
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly competitive and negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + substantial benefits
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