The median annual salary for a C++ Software 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.

C++ Software Developer
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 171 179
Rank change year-on-year -21 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 10 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.26% 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.27% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 11
Median salary £37,500 £28,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.57% -12.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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++ Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Developer in Manchester

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Developer in Manchester

C++ Software 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++ Software 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
Altrincham -10 1 - -
Cheadle - 1 £36,250 -
Wigan - 1 £38,500 - 1
C++ Software Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
4 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) OOD
5 5 (33.33%) SDLC
6 4 (26.67%) Blog
6 4 (26.67%) Open Source
6 4 (26.67%) HTML5
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) Logistics
7 3 (20.00%) ATL
7 3 (20.00%) OO
7 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 3 (20.00%) Secure Coding
7 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
7 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
8 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (13.33%) CSS
8 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
8 2 (13.33%) SAP
8 2 (13.33%) C

C++ Software 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) GCC
General
1 2 (13.33%) Electronics
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) HTML5
3 3 (20.00%) ATL
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Blog
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) OOD
3 5 (33.33%) SDLC
4 4 (26.67%) Logistics
4 4 (26.67%) Open Source
5 3 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
5 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) Secure Coding
5 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago