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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Manchester / Oldham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 6 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 54 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 46.96% 26.92% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 55.10% 43.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 0
Median salary £37,500 £24,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% -  
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 98 16 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 85.22% 61.54% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 40 15 7
Median salary £37,500 £24,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% -31.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £23,500 £26,625
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,250 £32,400
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +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 28 March 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 59 (90.77%) C
2 54 (83.08%) PHP
2 54 (83.08%) Embedded C
3 53 (81.54%) Degree
4 51 (78.46%) Linux
5 48 (73.85%) Validation
6 47 (72.31%) Software Engineering
7 46 (70.77%) HTML
8 39 (60.00%) Embedded Linux
9 34 (52.31%) MySQL
9 34 (52.31%) Firmware
10 33 (50.77%) .NET
11 32 (49.23%) Embedded C++
12 31 (47.69%) Visual Studio
13 29 (44.62%) Electronics
14 27 (41.54%) Computer Science
15 26 (40.00%) Algorithms
16 24 (36.92%) Feasibility Study
17 23 (35.38%) VB
18 20 (30.77%) HND
19 18 (27.69%) HNC
19 18 (27.69%) TCP/IP
19 18 (27.69%) SOAP
19 18 (27.69%) Manufacturing
19 18 (27.69%) Device Driver
19 18 (27.69%) Device Driver Development
19 18 (27.69%) Git (software)
20 17 (26.15%) Creative Problem-Solving
21 11 (16.92%) VB6
21 11 (16.92%) 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 18 (27.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (52.31%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (47.69%) Visual Studio
2 18 (27.69%) Git (software)
3 10 (15.38%) JIRA
4 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 29 (44.62%) Electronics
2 18 (27.69%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.62%) Games
4 2 (3.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (69.23%) Embedded Engineer
2 21 (32.31%) Developer
3 18 (27.69%) Embedded Developer
3 18 (27.69%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 18 (27.69%) Linux Engineer
4 17 (26.15%) Linux Developer
5 14 (21.54%) Software Engineer
6 13 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 10 (15.38%) Embedded C Engineer
7 10 (15.38%) Graduate
8 9 (13.85%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 9 (13.85%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 8 (12.31%) C Developer
9 8 (12.31%) C++ Developer
9 8 (12.31%) Embedded C Developer
9 8 (12.31%) Test Engineer
10 7 (10.77%) C/C++ Developer
10 7 (10.77%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
10 7 (10.77%) Embedded C++ Developer
10 7 (10.77%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (70.77%) HTML
2 33 (50.77%) .NET
3 18 (27.69%) SOAP
4 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
4 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (12.31%) jQuery
5 2 (3.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (41.54%) Computer Science
2 26 (40.00%) Algorithms
3 18 (27.69%) Device Driver
4 3 (4.62%) RIA
5 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 51 (78.46%) Linux
2 39 (60.00%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (4.62%) Windows
3 3 (4.62%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (73.85%) Validation
2 47 (72.31%) Software Engineering
3 24 (36.92%) Feasibility Study
4 18 (27.69%) Device Driver Development
5 17 (26.15%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (12.31%) MVC
6 8 (12.31%) TDD
6 8 (12.31%) Unit Testing
7 6 (9.23%) Mathematics
8 5 (7.69%) Decision Tree
8 5 (7.69%) Linear Regression
8 5 (7.69%) Logistic Regression
8 5 (7.69%) Machine Learning
8 5 (7.69%) Neural Network
8 5 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
9 4 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.08%) Web Development
11 1 (1.54%) Multithreading
11 1 (1.54%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (90.77%) C
2 54 (83.08%) Embedded C
2 54 (83.08%) PHP
3 32 (49.23%) Embedded C++
4 23 (35.38%) VB
5 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
5 11 (16.92%) SQL
5 11 (16.92%) VB6
6 8 (12.31%) C#
7 7 (10.77%) Python
8 5 (7.69%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.08%) Java
9 2 (3.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 53 (81.54%) Degree
2 20 (30.77%) HND
3 18 (27.69%) HNC
4 5 (7.69%) PhD
4 5 (7.69%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) QA
System Software
1 34 (52.31%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.54%) Northgate
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle
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