The median annual salary for a C++ Programmer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Programmer
North West / Manchester
Rank 196 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.051% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +28.20%  

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 3818 3277 3602
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.81% 97.56% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3185 2721 2947
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++ Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Programmer in Manchester

C++ Programmer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for C++ Programmer in Manchester

C++ Programmer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, C++ Programmer 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++ Programmer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 2 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) 3D Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Kinect
2 2 (50.00%) Direct3D
2 2 (50.00%) HoloLens
2 2 (50.00%) Gesture Recognition

C++ Programmer 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Direct3D
1 2 (50.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (50.00%) HoloLens
1 2 (50.00%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) 3D Programming
1 2 (50.00%) Gesture Recognition
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript