Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 20 19
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 +12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 11 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 10.19% 2.13% 4.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.45% 3.51% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 4
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £40,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.98% +35.83% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £37,875 £26,975
90th Percentile £45,000 £43,425 £32,500
Manchester median annual salary £46,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% +5.26%

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 Salford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Salford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 49 57 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 45.37% 60.64% 47.19%
Number of salaries quoted 42 54 41
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £28,175 £28,650 £27,000
90th Percentile £53,375 £50,000 £47,500
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Salford

C++
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for C++ in Salford

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Salford region with a requirement for C++.

1 10 (90.91%) Java
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) DevOps
2 9 (81.82%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (63.64%) Microservices
3 7 (63.64%) C
3 7 (63.64%) C#
3 7 (63.64%) Scrum
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) OOP
5 5 (45.45%) OO
5 5 (45.45%) JMS
5 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 5 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (45.45%) Aerospace
5 5 (45.45%) REST
6 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 4 (36.36%) Kubernetes
6 4 (36.36%) OpenShift
6 4 (36.36%) Docker
7 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
8 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
8 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
8 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (18.18%) Python
8 2 (18.18%) .NET
8 2 (18.18%) Software Testing

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 1 (9.09%) LLU
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (45.45%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Automation Tester
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Software Tester
1 4 (36.36%) Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C++/Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) JMS
1 5 (45.45%) REST
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Continuous Delivery
2 9 (81.82%) DevOps
3 7 (63.64%) Microservices
3 7 (63.64%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) OOP
4 5 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 2 (18.18%) Biometrics
6 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Customer-Centricity
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) C
2 7 (63.64%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) DBS Check
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle