The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oldham with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Manchester / Oldham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 7 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 6 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 18.75% 21.62% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ 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 Oldham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Oldham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 24 32 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 75.00% 86.49% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 9
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +58.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £19,450
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Oldham

C++
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Salary trend for C++ in Oldham

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing C++ 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 Oldham region with a requirement for C++.

1 54 (87.10%) C
2 52 (83.87%) PHP
2 52 (83.87%) Degree
3 50 (80.65%) Embedded C
4 48 (77.42%) Linux
5 45 (72.58%) HTML
5 45 (72.58%) Software Engineering
5 45 (72.58%) Validation
6 37 (59.68%) Embedded Linux
7 32 (51.61%) Firmware
8 31 (50.00%) .NET
8 31 (50.00%) MySQL
9 30 (48.39%) Embedded C++
10 29 (46.77%) Visual Studio
11 28 (45.16%) Computer Science
12 27 (43.55%) Electronics
13 25 (40.32%) Algorithms
14 23 (37.10%) Feasibility Study
15 21 (33.87%) VB
16 20 (32.26%) HND
17 17 (27.42%) SOAP
17 17 (27.42%) TCP/IP
17 17 (27.42%) Manufacturing
17 17 (27.42%) Device Driver
17 17 (27.42%) Device Driver Development
17 17 (27.42%) Git (software)
18 16 (25.81%) Creative Problem-Solving
18 16 (25.81%) Computer Science Degree
18 16 (25.81%) HNC
19 12 (19.35%) SQL

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oldham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (46.77%) Visual Studio
2 17 (27.42%) Git (software)
3 11 (17.74%) JIRA
4 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.84%) Subversion
General
1 27 (43.55%) Electronics
2 17 (27.42%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.84%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (67.74%) Embedded Engineer
2 24 (38.71%) Developer
3 17 (27.42%) Embedded Developer
3 17 (27.42%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 17 (27.42%) Linux Engineer
4 16 (25.81%) Linux Developer
5 13 (20.97%) Software Engineer
6 12 (19.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 10 (16.13%) C++ Developer
7 10 (16.13%) Embedded C Engineer
8 9 (14.52%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 9 (14.52%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 8 (12.90%) C Developer
9 8 (12.90%) Embedded C Developer
10 7 (11.29%) C/C++ Developer
10 7 (11.29%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
10 7 (11.29%) Embedded C++ Developer
10 7 (11.29%) Graduate
10 7 (11.29%) Test Engineer
11 6 (9.68%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (72.58%) HTML
2 31 (50.00%) .NET
3 17 (27.42%) SOAP
4 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET
4 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (11.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (45.16%) Computer Science
2 25 (40.32%) Algorithms
3 17 (27.42%) Device Driver
4 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.84%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 48 (77.42%) Linux
2 37 (59.68%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (72.58%) Software Engineering
1 45 (72.58%) Validation
2 23 (37.10%) Feasibility Study
3 17 (27.42%) Device Driver Development
4 16 (25.81%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.29%) MVC
5 7 (11.29%) TDD
5 7 (11.29%) Unit Testing
6 6 (9.68%) Mathematics
7 5 (8.06%) Rapid Prototyping
7 5 (8.06%) Test Automation
8 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.45%) Decision Tree
8 4 (6.45%) Linear Regression
8 4 (6.45%) Logistic Regression
8 4 (6.45%) Machine Learning
8 4 (6.45%) Neural Network
8 4 (6.45%) Web Development
9 3 (4.84%) OO
Programming Languages
1 54 (87.10%) C
2 52 (83.87%) PHP
3 50 (80.65%) Embedded C
4 30 (48.39%) Embedded C++
5 21 (33.87%) VB
6 12 (19.35%) C#
6 12 (19.35%) SQL
7 10 (16.13%) VB6
8 8 (12.90%) JavaScript
8 8 (12.90%) Python
9 4 (6.45%) MATLAB
9 4 (6.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 52 (83.87%) Degree
2 20 (32.26%) HND
3 16 (25.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (25.81%) HNC
4 4 (6.45%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (6.45%) PhD
4 4 (6.45%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) QA
System Software
1 32 (51.61%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.61%) Northgate
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle
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