The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 166 178 158
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% 0.027% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.028% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.66%
C++ Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3324 3543 2592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.02% 96.99% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2625 2871 2115
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

C++ Developer Salary Trend in Leeds

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) STL
4 4 (57.14%) Python
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Ruby
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
5 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (42.86%) C
5 3 (42.86%) UNIX
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
5 3 (42.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (28.57%) Android Development
6 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
6 2 (28.57%) Java
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) UML
6 2 (28.57%) OO
6 2 (28.57%) OOD
6 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
6 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Android
6 2 (28.57%) iPhone
6 2 (28.57%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (14.29%) Change Control
7 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) STL
2 3 (42.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
1 2 (28.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Android Development
3 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) CMMI
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) RUP
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 3 (42.86%) C
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared