The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for VC++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VC++ over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual C++
England / North West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 218 245
Rank change year-on-year -31 +27  
Permanent jobs citing VC++ 1 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.016% 0.29% 0.061%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.028% 0.57% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 4
Median salary £44,500 £44,500 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +47.10%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £34,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.68%  

VC++ is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3636 2963 3409
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 59.08% 51.40% 51.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3132 2522 2916
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

VC++
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing VC++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VC++ in the North West

VC++
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VC++ in the North West.

Salary trend for VC++ in the North West

VC++
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 VC++ within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 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
Cheshire +1 1 £44,500 -
VC++
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing VC++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for VC++.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Freescale

VC++
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Freescale
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft