The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 102 146 97
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -49
Permanent jobs citing C++ 68 37 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.08% 1.01% 1.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.06% 2.08% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 53 34 39
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £30,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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 Leeds region.

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1675 1779 1485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 51.18% 48.78% 56.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 1493 1208
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

C++
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

C++ Salary Trend in Leeds

C++
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Leeds

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 69 (57.02%) C#
2 67 (55.37%) Java
3 50 (41.32%) Software Engineering
4 44 (36.36%) SQL
5 43 (35.54%) OO
6 42 (34.71%) .NET
7 41 (33.88%) PHP
8 39 (32.23%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (30.58%) JavaScript
9 37 (30.58%) Microsoft
10 35 (28.93%) Degree
10 35 (28.93%) Unit Testing
11 33 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (25.62%) SQL Server
13 30 (24.79%) Python
13 30 (24.79%) Ruby
14 29 (23.97%) HTML
15 28 (23.14%) MySQL
16 25 (20.66%) Android
17 24 (19.83%) Apple iOS
18 22 (18.18%) MongoDB
18 22 (18.18%) Linux
19 20 (16.53%) Windows
19 20 (16.53%) HTML5
20 19 (15.70%) Visual Studio
20 19 (15.70%) MVC
20 19 (15.70%) iOS Development
21 17 (14.05%) CSS
21 17 (14.05%) C
22 16 (13.22%) Apple

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 12 (9.92%) Node.js
2 6 (4.96%) IIS
3 2 (1.65%) SAS
3 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.83%) JBoss
4 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) SAN
1 3 (2.48%) LAN
1 3 (2.48%) WAN
2 1 (0.83%) DVB
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.62%) SQL Server
2 28 (23.14%) MySQL
3 22 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 10 (8.26%) Redis
4 10 (8.26%) Big Data
5 9 (7.44%) NoSQL
6 8 (6.61%) Couchbase
6 8 (6.61%) CouchDB
6 8 (6.61%) SimpleDB
7 4 (3.31%) SQLite
8 2 (1.65%) MS Access
9 1 (0.83%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.83%) Impala
Development Applications
1 19 (15.70%) Visual Studio
2 16 (13.22%) NUnit
2 16 (13.22%) MSTest
3 10 (8.26%) Selenium
4 9 (7.44%) ReSharper
4 9 (7.44%) Moq
4 9 (7.44%) SoapUI
5 7 (5.79%) Xcode
5 7 (5.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (5.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (4.13%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.13%) Behat
6 5 (4.13%) Jasmine
7 4 (3.31%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.48%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.83%) JMeter
9 1 (0.83%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.83%) JUnit
9 1 (0.83%) JIRA
9 1 (0.83%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 12 (9.92%) Retail
1 12 (9.92%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (6.61%) Games
3 4 (3.31%) Marketing
3 4 (3.31%) Finance
4 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 64 (52.89%) Developer
2 30 (24.79%) Software Engineer
3 17 (14.05%) C# Developer
4 16 (13.22%) Mobile Developer
5 12 (9.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 10 (8.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (8.26%) Analyst
7 10 (8.26%) Lead Developer
7 10 (8.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 9 (7.44%) Graduate
9 8 (6.61%) iOS Developer
9 8 (6.61%) Technical Leader
9 8 (6.61%) PHP Developer
9 8 (6.61%) C++ Developer
10 7 (5.79%) C++ Software Engineer
11 6 (4.96%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
11 6 (4.96%) Test Leader
11 6 (4.96%) Graduate Programmer
11 6 (4.96%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (34.71%) .NET
2 29 (23.97%) HTML
3 20 (16.53%) HTML5
4 17 (14.05%) CSS
5 15 (12.40%) jQuery
5 15 (12.40%) Web Services
5 15 (12.40%) XML
6 14 (11.57%) ASP.NET
7 13 (10.74%) WPF
8 12 (9.92%) AngularJS
9 11 (9.09%) REST
10 10 (8.26%) Symfony
11 9 (7.44%) Middleware
11 9 (7.44%) Ajax
11 9 (7.44%) RESTful
12 8 (6.61%) STL
13 7 (5.79%) XSD
13 7 (5.79%) CSS3
14 6 (4.96%) XSLT
15 5 (4.13%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.22%) Mobile App
2 13 (10.74%) Computer Science
3 12 (9.92%) Mathematics
3 12 (9.92%) NHS
4 9 (7.44%) Private Cloud
5 8 (6.61%) Open Source
5 8 (6.61%) Client/Server
5 8 (6.61%) User Experience
6 7 (5.79%) iPhone
7 4 (3.31%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.48%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (2.48%) Animation
9 2 (1.65%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.83%) STB
10 1 (0.83%) DTV
10 1 (0.83%) W3C
10 1 (0.83%) RIA
10 1 (0.83%) Physics
10 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.66%) Android
2 24 (19.83%) Apple iOS
3 22 (18.18%) Linux
4 20 (16.53%) Windows
5 10 (8.26%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (2.48%) UNIX
7 2 (1.65%) CentOS
7 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.65%) Debian
8 1 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (41.32%) Software Engineering
2 43 (35.54%) OO
3 39 (32.23%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (28.93%) Unit Testing
5 33 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (15.70%) MVC
6 19 (15.70%) iOS Development
7 16 (13.22%) Configuration Management
7 16 (13.22%) TDD
8 15 (12.40%) DevOps
9 13 (10.74%) Android Development
10 12 (9.92%) Mobile Development
10 12 (9.92%) Memory Management
11 11 (9.09%) E-Commerce
11 11 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
12 10 (8.26%) UML
12 10 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (7.44%) Scrum
13 9 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (7.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 69 (57.02%) C#
2 67 (55.37%) Java
3 44 (36.36%) SQL
4 41 (33.88%) PHP
5 37 (30.58%) JavaScript
6 30 (24.79%) Python
6 30 (24.79%) Ruby
7 17 (14.05%) C
8 15 (12.40%) Objective-C
9 12 (9.92%) Bash Shell
10 11 (9.09%) Perl
11 3 (2.48%) VBA
12 2 (1.65%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.65%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.83%) VB
13 1 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (28.93%) Degree
2 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (8.26%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (8.26%) Puppet
2 8 (6.61%) Salt
3 2 (1.65%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (30.58%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.22%) Apple
3 8 (6.61%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle
5 2 (1.65%) Alterian
6 1 (0.83%) Sony
6 1 (0.83%) Teradata
6 1 (0.83%) HP
6 1 (0.83%) Zend
6 1 (0.83%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.83%) LexisNexis
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