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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Manchester / Oldham
Rank 7 6 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 56 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 46.67% 25.93% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.85% 43.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 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 104 16 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 86.67% 59.26% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 40 15 7
Median salary £35,000 £24,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.83% -27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,250 £32,400
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 24 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 58 (92.06%) C
2 53 (84.13%) PHP
2 53 (84.13%) Embedded C
3 52 (82.54%) Degree
4 50 (79.37%) Linux
5 48 (76.19%) Validation
6 46 (73.02%) Software Engineering
7 45 (71.43%) HTML
8 38 (60.32%) Embedded Linux
9 34 (53.97%) MySQL
9 34 (53.97%) Firmware
10 33 (52.38%) .NET
11 31 (49.21%) Embedded C++
12 30 (47.62%) Visual Studio
13 28 (44.44%) Electronics
14 26 (41.27%) Computer Science
14 26 (41.27%) Algorithms
15 24 (38.10%) Feasibility Study
16 23 (36.51%) VB
17 20 (31.75%) HND
18 18 (28.57%) HNC
19 17 (26.98%) TCP/IP
19 17 (26.98%) SOAP
19 17 (26.98%) Manufacturing
19 17 (26.98%) Device Driver
19 17 (26.98%) Device Driver Development
19 17 (26.98%) Git (software)
20 16 (25.40%) Creative Problem-Solving
21 11 (17.46%) VB6
21 11 (17.46%) SQL

C++
Top Related 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 (26.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (53.97%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (47.62%) Visual Studio
2 17 (26.98%) Git (software)
3 10 (15.87%) JIRA
4 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (44.44%) Electronics
2 17 (26.98%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Games
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (69.84%) Embedded Engineer
2 19 (30.16%) Developer
3 17 (26.98%) Embedded Developer
3 17 (26.98%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 17 (26.98%) Linux Engineer
4 16 (25.40%) Linux Developer
5 14 (22.22%) Software Engineer
6 13 (20.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 10 (15.87%) Graduate
8 9 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
9 8 (12.70%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 8 (12.70%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 8 (12.70%) Test Engineer
10 7 (11.11%) C Developer
10 7 (11.11%) Embedded C Developer
10 7 (11.11%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
10 7 (11.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 6 (9.52%) C/C++ Developer
11 6 (9.52%) C++ Developer
11 6 (9.52%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (71.43%) HTML
2 33 (52.38%) .NET
3 17 (26.98%) SOAP
4 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET
4 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (12.70%) jQuery
5 2 (3.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (41.27%) Algorithms
1 26 (41.27%) Computer Science
2 17 (26.98%) Device Driver
3 3 (4.76%) RIA
4 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 50 (79.37%) Linux
2 38 (60.32%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (3.17%) Windows
3 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (76.19%) Validation
2 46 (73.02%) Software Engineering
3 24 (38.10%) Feasibility Study
4 17 (26.98%) Device Driver Development
5 16 (25.40%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (12.70%) MVC
6 8 (12.70%) TDD
6 8 (12.70%) Unit Testing
7 6 (9.52%) Mathematics
8 5 (7.94%) Decision Tree
8 5 (7.94%) Linear Regression
8 5 (7.94%) Logistic Regression
8 5 (7.94%) Machine Learning
8 5 (7.94%) Neural Network
8 5 (7.94%) Rapid Prototyping
9 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.17%) Web Development
11 1 (1.59%) Problem Management
11 1 (1.59%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (92.06%) C
2 53 (84.13%) Embedded C
2 53 (84.13%) PHP
3 31 (49.21%) Embedded C++
4 23 (36.51%) VB
5 11 (17.46%) JavaScript
5 11 (17.46%) SQL
5 11 (17.46%) VB6
6 7 (11.11%) C#
6 7 (11.11%) Python
7 5 (7.94%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.17%) Java
8 2 (3.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 52 (82.54%) Degree
2 20 (31.75%) HND
3 18 (28.57%) HNC
4 5 (7.94%) PhD
4 5 (7.94%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 34 (53.97%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (1.59%) Northgate
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle
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