C++ Jobs in the North West

C++
England > North West

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 176 183 144
Rank change year-on-year +7 -39 -19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 76 126 226
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 1.05% 1.52% 2.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.09% 3.47% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 63 119 152
10th Percentile £45,250 £36,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £47,847 £46,875 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £63,868 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45% +14.29%
75th Percentile £68,750 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £75,000 - £84,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.41% +3.85% +8.33%

All Programming Languages
North West

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,463 3,636 4,026
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 34.07% 43.97% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,001 1,945 2,776
10th Percentile £34,750 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in the North West

C++
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C++ in the North West.

Salary trend for C++ in the North West

C++
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing C++ in the North West over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for C++ in the North West

C++
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the North West region over the 6 months to 26 February 2024. 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
Jobs
Manchester +30 57 £57,500 -4.17% 35
Cheshire +17 9 £62,500 +25.00% 12
Lancashire - 7 £63,750 - 11
Merseyside -9 2 £50,000 -39.39% 2
C++
England

C++
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.21%) Apache
2 2 (2.63%) CMS
3 1 (1.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Fusion 360
1 1 (1.32%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.16%) Azure
2 8 (10.53%) AWS
3 4 (5.26%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.63%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.32%) SaaS
5 1 (1.32%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) Wireless
2 2 (2.63%) InfiniBand
3 1 (1.32%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Git
1 5 (6.58%) Jenkins
1 5 (6.58%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.26%) Cypress.io
2 4 (5.26%) GDB
2 4 (5.26%) JIRA
2 4 (5.26%) Selenium
3 3 (3.95%) CMake
3 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.95%) Subversion
4 2 (2.63%) GCC
5 1 (1.32%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.32%) GoogleTest
5 1 (1.32%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.32%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.32%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (10.53%) Games
2 7 (9.21%) Social Skills
3 6 (7.89%) Automotive
3 6 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.89%) Marketing
4 4 (5.26%) Influencing Skills
5 3 (3.95%) Finance
5 3 (3.95%) Public Sector
6 2 (2.63%) Avionics
6 2 (2.63%) Electronics
6 2 (2.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 2 (2.63%) Legal
7 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.32%) Retail
7 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (46.05%) Developer
2 30 (39.47%) C++ Developer
2 30 (39.47%) Software Engineer
3 12 (15.79%) Lead
3 12 (15.79%) Senior
4 8 (10.53%) Lead Developer
5 7 (9.21%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Embedded Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Graphics Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Graphics Software Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Embedded Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Python Developer
9 3 (3.95%) C++ Software Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Junior
9 3 (3.95%) Junior C++ Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Junior Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.84%) .NET
2 7 (9.21%) Apache NiFi
2 7 (9.21%) STL
3 6 (7.89%) OpenGL
3 6 (7.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 5 (6.58%) OpenGL ES
4 5 (6.58%) React
4 5 (6.58%) Unreal Engine
4 5 (6.58%) Vulkan
4 5 (6.58%) WebAssembly
4 5 (6.58%) WebGPU
5 4 (5.26%) HTML
5 4 (5.26%) REST
5 4 (5.26%) Spring
5 4 (5.26%) Spring Boot
6 3 (3.95%) Node.js
6 3 (3.95%) POSIX
7 2 (2.63%) .NET Core
7 2 (2.63%) pytest
7 2 (2.63%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (6.58%) Handset
2 5 (6.58%) IoT
2 5 (6.58%) Mali
2 5 (6.58%) Ray Tracing
2 5 (6.58%) SIMD
2 5 (6.58%) Smartphone
3 3 (3.95%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.95%) FPGA
4 2 (2.63%) Blog
4 2 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.32%) Analogue Electronics
5 1 (1.32%) Distributed Applications
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) Robotics
5 1 (1.32%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 35 (46.05%) Linux
2 18 (23.68%) Windows
3 6 (7.89%) Android
4 3 (3.95%) FreeBSD
4 3 (3.95%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.32%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (56.58%) Software Engineering
2 21 (27.63%) Agile
3 12 (15.79%) TDD
4 11 (14.47%) Computer Science
4 11 (14.47%) Mentoring
5 10 (13.16%) Mathematics
6 9 (11.84%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (10.53%) DevOps
7 8 (10.53%) SDLC
8 7 (9.21%) CAD
9 6 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.89%) Pair Programming
9 6 (7.89%) Scrum
10 5 (6.58%) User Experience
11 4 (5.26%) Clean Code
11 4 (5.26%) Deployment Automation
11 4 (5.26%) SOLID
11 4 (5.26%) Technical Leadership
11 4 (5.26%) Test Scripting
12 3 (3.95%) Roadmaps
Programming Languages
1 30 (39.47%) Python
2 25 (32.89%) C#
3 21 (27.63%) C
3 21 (27.63%) Java
4 19 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.84%) SQL
6 5 (6.58%) Rust
7 4 (5.26%) Bash
7 4 (5.26%) SystemVerilog
8 3 (3.95%) Perl
8 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.95%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.63%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.32%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.32%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 15 (19.74%) Security Cleared
2 13 (17.11%) Degree
3 9 (11.84%) SC Cleared
4 8 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (7.89%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) Docker
2 2 (2.63%) Firmware
2 2 (2.63%) GPFS
2 2 (2.63%) Lustre
3 1 (1.32%) Embedded Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.32%) Ansible
2 1 (1.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (5.26%) Cadence
1 4 (5.26%) Synopsys
2 1 (1.32%) EMC
2 1 (1.32%) SAP
2 1 (1.32%) YouTube