The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 46 45 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 16 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 3.63% 2.17% 2.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.44% 4.55% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 8
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
215 176 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 48.75% 47.70% 53.98%
Number of salaries quoted 164 146 161
Average salary £37,750 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.15% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

C++
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

C++ Salary Trend in Bradford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 15 (83.33%) Java
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
1 15 (83.33%) DTV
1 15 (83.33%) STB
2 10 (55.56%) C
3 8 (44.44%) Embedded C
3 8 (44.44%) Embedded C++
3 8 (44.44%) DVB
3 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 7 (38.89%) Middleware
4 7 (38.89%) Electronics
4 7 (38.89%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (16.67%) VB
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 3 (16.67%) VB6
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) VBScript
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.11%) IIS
6 2 (11.11%) DCOM
6 2 (11.11%) XML
6 2 (11.11%) DOM
6 2 (11.11%) XSLT
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQLite
General
1 7 (38.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Software Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Embedded Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Middleware
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) DCOM
3 2 (11.11%) XML
3 2 (11.11%) DOM
3 2 (11.11%) XSLT
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.56%) Silverlight
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (83.33%) DTV
1 15 (83.33%) STB
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.11%) Scrum
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) C
3 8 (44.44%) Embedded C
3 8 (44.44%) Embedded C++
4 3 (16.67%) VB6
4 3 (16.67%) VB
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) VBScript
6 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.56%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby
6 1 (5.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle