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

C++
Manchester / Oldham
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 12 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 22 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 37.93% 15.00% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.81% 18.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Median salary £37,500 £24,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 47 32 22
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 81.03% 80.00% 48.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 11
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

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 23 May 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 (88.06%) C
2 57 (85.07%) Degree
3 56 (83.58%) PHP
4 54 (80.60%) Embedded C
5 51 (76.12%) Linux
6 50 (74.63%) Validation
7 49 (73.13%) Software Engineering
8 48 (71.64%) HTML
9 39 (58.21%) Embedded Linux
10 35 (52.24%) Firmware
11 34 (50.75%) MySQL
12 33 (49.25%) .NET
13 32 (47.76%) Embedded C++
14 31 (46.27%) Visual Studio
14 31 (46.27%) Computer Science
15 29 (43.28%) Electronics
16 27 (40.30%) Algorithms
17 25 (37.31%) Feasibility Study
18 23 (34.33%) VB
19 22 (32.84%) HND
20 18 (26.87%) TCP/IP
20 18 (26.87%) SOAP
20 18 (26.87%) HNC
20 18 (26.87%) Manufacturing
20 18 (26.87%) Device Driver
20 18 (26.87%) Device Driver Development
20 18 (26.87%) Git (software)
21 17 (25.37%) Creative Problem-Solving
22 13 (19.40%) SQL
23 12 (17.91%) C#

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 (26.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (50.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (46.27%) Visual Studio
2 18 (26.87%) Git (software)
3 12 (17.91%) JIRA
4 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.48%) Subversion
General
1 29 (43.28%) Electronics
2 18 (26.87%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.48%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (67.16%) Embedded Engineer
2 25 (37.31%) Developer
3 18 (26.87%) Embedded Developer
3 18 (26.87%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 18 (26.87%) Linux Engineer
4 17 (25.37%) Linux Developer
5 14 (20.90%) Software Engineer
6 13 (19.40%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 10 (14.93%) C++ Developer
7 10 (14.93%) Embedded C Engineer
8 9 (13.43%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 9 (13.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 8 (11.94%) C Developer
9 8 (11.94%) Embedded C Developer
9 8 (11.94%) Graduate
9 8 (11.94%) Test Engineer
10 7 (10.45%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
10 7 (10.45%) Embedded C++ Developer
10 7 (10.45%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
10 7 (10.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (71.64%) HTML
2 33 (49.25%) .NET
3 18 (26.87%) SOAP
4 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET
4 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (11.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 31 (46.27%) Computer Science
2 27 (40.30%) Algorithms
3 18 (26.87%) Device Driver
4 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.48%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 51 (76.12%) Linux
2 39 (58.21%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (4.48%) Windows
3 3 (4.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (74.63%) Validation
2 49 (73.13%) Software Engineering
3 25 (37.31%) Feasibility Study
4 18 (26.87%) Device Driver Development
5 17 (25.37%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.94%) MVC
6 8 (11.94%) TDD
6 8 (11.94%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.45%) Mathematics
8 5 (7.46%) Decision Tree
8 5 (7.46%) Linear Regression
8 5 (7.46%) Logistic Regression
8 5 (7.46%) Machine Learning
8 5 (7.46%) Neural Network
8 5 (7.46%) Rapid Prototyping
8 5 (7.46%) Test Automation
9 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.97%) Web Development
10 3 (4.48%) OO
Programming Languages
1 59 (88.06%) C
2 56 (83.58%) PHP
3 54 (80.60%) Embedded C
4 32 (47.76%) Embedded C++
5 23 (34.33%) VB
6 13 (19.40%) SQL
7 12 (17.91%) C#
8 11 (16.42%) VB6
9 9 (13.43%) JavaScript
9 9 (13.43%) Python
10 5 (7.46%) MATLAB
11 4 (5.97%) Perl
Qualifications
1 57 (85.07%) Degree
2 22 (32.84%) HND
3 18 (26.87%) HNC
4 5 (7.46%) PhD
4 5 (7.46%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.42%) QA
System Software
1 35 (52.24%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.49%) Northgate
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle
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