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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 146 135 145
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 35 53 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.04% 1.51% 0.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.83% 3.14% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 35 47 22
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,500 £20,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1915 1688 1599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 57.06% 48.23% 49.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1575 1384 1262
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,200 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Leeds

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 84 (67.20%) Java
2 79 (63.20%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (60.00%) .NET
4 74 (59.20%) C#
5 70 (56.00%) Software Engineering
6 60 (48.00%) JavaScript
7 52 (41.60%) Scrum
7 52 (41.60%) XML
8 43 (34.40%) HTML
9 41 (32.80%) PHP
10 40 (32.00%) Ruby
11 39 (31.20%) CSS
12 38 (30.40%) TDD
12 38 (30.40%) Continuous Integration
13 35 (28.00%) OO
13 35 (28.00%) SQL
14 34 (27.20%) Python
15 33 (26.40%) Web Services
15 33 (26.40%) Finance
16 32 (25.60%) ASP.NET
17 31 (24.80%) jQuery
17 31 (24.80%) Open Source
18 30 (24.00%) UML
19 29 (23.20%) RESTful
20 28 (22.40%) BDD
21 27 (21.60%) XSLT
21 27 (21.60%) T-SQL
22 26 (20.80%) PL/SQL
22 26 (20.80%) SOAP
22 26 (20.80%) RUP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (11.20%) Node.js
2 2 (1.60%) Apache
3 1 (0.80%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.80%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.80%) CMS
3 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Acrobat
1 1 (0.80%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (0.80%) FrameMaker
1 1 (0.80%) MS Office
1 1 (0.80%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.80%) RoboHelp
1 1 (0.80%) XMetaL
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.80%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.40%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (6.40%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.60%) Internet
2 2 (1.60%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.80%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (0.80%) DNS
3 1 (0.80%) HTTP
3 1 (0.80%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.80%) SMTP
3 1 (0.80%) SSH
3 1 (0.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.80%) MongoDB
2 19 (15.20%) SQL Server
3 15 (12.00%) MySQL
4 11 (8.80%) Redis
5 10 (8.00%) NoSQL
6 8 (6.40%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (6.40%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.40%) Big Data
7 3 (2.40%) Couchbase
7 3 (2.40%) CouchDB
7 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.40%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.40%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.40%) SimpleDB
8 1 (0.80%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.80%) HBase
8 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (20.80%) MSTest
1 26 (20.80%) NUnit
2 20 (16.00%) Selenium
3 19 (15.20%) Cucumber
4 12 (9.60%) Maven
5 8 (6.40%) Jenkins
5 8 (6.40%) Vagrant
6 5 (4.00%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (2.40%) Subversion
General
1 33 (26.40%) Finance
2 4 (3.20%) Electronics
2 4 (3.20%) Games
3 3 (2.40%) Banking
4 2 (1.60%) Legal
5 1 (0.80%) Marketing
5 1 (0.80%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 54 (43.20%) Software Engineer
2 31 (24.80%) .NET Software Engineer
2 31 (24.80%) C# Software Engineer
3 25 (20.00%) Developer
4 18 (14.40%) Test Engineer
5 13 (10.40%) Software Developer
6 11 (8.80%) Architect
6 11 (8.80%) C++ Developer
6 11 (8.80%) C++ Software Engineer
7 9 (7.20%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 8 (6.40%) Systems Architect
9 7 (5.60%) Hardware Architect
9 7 (5.60%) Java Engineer
9 7 (5.60%) Java Software Engineer
9 7 (5.60%) Software Architect
10 6 (4.80%) Programmer
11 4 (3.20%) .NET Developer
11 4 (3.20%) .NET Software Developer
11 4 (3.20%) C++ Software Developer
11 4 (3.20%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (60.00%) .NET
2 52 (41.60%) XML
3 43 (34.40%) HTML
4 39 (31.20%) CSS
5 33 (26.40%) Web Services
6 32 (25.60%) ASP.NET
7 31 (24.80%) jQuery
8 29 (23.20%) RESTful
9 27 (21.60%) XSLT
10 26 (20.80%) LINQ
10 26 (20.80%) Silverlight
10 26 (20.80%) SOAP
10 26 (20.80%) WCF
10 26 (20.80%) WF
10 26 (20.80%) WPF
11 22 (17.60%) LAMP
12 19 (15.20%) Behat
13 17 (13.60%) JSON
14 8 (6.40%) ELK Stack
15 5 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.00%) RIA
2 9 (7.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (5.60%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.60%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.20%) User Experience
5 3 (2.40%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.60%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.60%) DTV
6 2 (1.60%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.60%) STB
7 1 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.80%) iPad
7 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.80%) Physics
7 1 (0.80%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.00%) Linux
2 22 (17.60%) Android
3 19 (15.20%) Apple iOS
4 8 (6.40%) CoreOS
5 2 (1.60%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.60%) Unix
5 2 (1.60%) Windows
6 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (63.20%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (56.00%) Software Engineering
3 52 (41.60%) Scrum
4 38 (30.40%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (30.40%) TDD
5 35 (28.00%) OO
6 31 (24.80%) Open Source
7 30 (24.00%) UML
8 28 (22.40%) BDD
9 26 (20.80%) DSDM
9 26 (20.80%) MVVM
9 26 (20.80%) RUP
9 26 (20.80%) Service Delivery
9 26 (20.80%) Use Case
10 19 (15.20%) SDLC
10 19 (15.20%) Test Scripting
11 18 (14.40%) Software Testing
12 16 (12.80%) Regression Testing
12 16 (12.80%) Test Management
13 11 (8.80%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 84 (67.20%) Java
2 74 (59.20%) C#
3 60 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 41 (32.80%) PHP
5 40 (32.00%) Ruby
6 35 (28.00%) SQL
7 34 (27.20%) Python
8 27 (21.60%) T-SQL
9 26 (20.80%) PL/SQL
10 17 (13.60%) C
11 12 (9.60%) Scala
12 8 (6.40%) Go
13 7 (5.60%) Bash Shell
14 6 (4.80%) Perl
15 2 (1.60%) VB
15 2 (1.60%) VB6
16 1 (0.80%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 17 (13.60%) ISEB
2 13 (10.40%) Degree
3 1 (0.80%) CCDA
3 1 (0.80%) CCNA
3 1 (0.80%) CCNP
3 1 (0.80%) CEH
3 1 (0.80%) CISA
3 1 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.80%) CISSP
3 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) BS25999
2 1 (0.80%) COBIT
2 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (6.40%) Docker
1 8 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.80%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (8.00%) Puppet
1 10 (8.00%) Salt
2 8 (6.40%) Ansible
2 8 (6.40%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (9.60%) Oracle
2 9 (7.20%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.20%) Xamarin
3 8 (6.40%) Google
3 8 (6.40%) SaltStack
3 8 (6.40%) Splunk
3 8 (6.40%) VMware
4 1 (0.80%) Adobe
4 1 (0.80%) Apple
4 1 (0.80%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.80%) Cisco
4 1 (0.80%) Facebook
4 1 (0.80%) Twitter
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Reflective of Experience plus bens
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Talent Crew
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + Training + Certifications
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 per annum + Training + Certs
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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