The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Huddersfield 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 25 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 2.27% 3.48% 2.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.65% 5.00% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +25.00%
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 Huddersfield region.

Programming Languages Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
43 80 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 48.86% 69.57% 72.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33 64 89
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

C++
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

C++ Salary Trend in Huddersfield

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) HBase
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 1 (33.33%) V-Model
1 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Flume
1 1 (33.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft