Period
to 25 May 2018

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 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Manchester > Oldham
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 8 11
Rank change year-on-year -7 +3 -
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 67 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 8.89% 39.88% 17.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.53% 47.86% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 8
Oldham median annual salary - £37,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +56.25% -
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +6.67%

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 Oldham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oldham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 38 140 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 84.44% 83.33% 63.16%
Number of salaries quoted 31 61 38
Oldham median annual salary £24,500 £34,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.94% +9.68% -4.62%
10th Percentile £18,000 £18,750 £22,675
90th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £42,250
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oldham.

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 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oldham region with a requirement for C++.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Statistics
3 2 (50.00%) Xilinx
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Biometrics
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (50.00%) Games
3 2 (50.00%) VHDL
3 2 (50.00%) Verilog
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) PhD
3 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (50.00%) HNC
3 2 (50.00%) HND
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Image Processing
3 2 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Vision
3 2 (50.00%) Device Driver Development

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 2 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (50.00%) Verilog
1 2 (50.00%) VHDL
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Biometrics
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Vision
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Data Science
3 2 (50.00%) Device Driver Development
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Image Processing
3 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (50.00%) Statistics
3 2 (50.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (25.00%) API Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) HNC
1 2 (50.00%) HND
1 2 (50.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft