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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 152 117 77
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -40
Permanent jobs citing C++ 34 38 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.89% 1.43% 3.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.13% 2.79% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 27 38 86
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £30,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £80,000 £52,500
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
1597 1360 1673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 41.69% 51.28% 58.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1135 1457
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 September 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Leeds

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 48 (67.61%) Java
2 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (50.70%) Degree
3 29 (40.85%) JavaScript
4 26 (36.62%) Software Engineering
5 24 (33.80%) .NET
5 24 (33.80%) C#
6 23 (32.39%) PHP
6 23 (32.39%) Scrum
6 23 (32.39%) Ruby
7 21 (29.58%) Python
8 20 (28.17%) UML
9 19 (26.76%) C
10 18 (25.35%) Perl
11 17 (23.94%) J2EE
11 17 (23.94%) Open Source
12 16 (22.54%) SQL
12 16 (22.54%) XML
13 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
13 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
13 15 (21.13%) Computer Science
14 14 (19.72%) WebLogic
15 13 (18.31%) Linux
15 13 (18.31%) WebSphere
15 13 (18.31%) Mathematics
16 12 (16.90%) QA
16 12 (16.90%) HTTP
16 12 (16.90%) Cisco
16 12 (16.90%) Web Services
16 12 (16.90%) HTML

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 (19.72%) WebLogic
2 13 (18.31%) WebSphere
3 11 (15.49%) WebLogic Portal
3 11 (15.49%) Apache
3 11 (15.49%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.82%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.41%) Tuxedo
5 1 (1.41%) CICS
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.90%) HTTP
2 11 (15.49%) Internet
2 11 (15.49%) AMQP
3 1 (1.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.49%) MySQL
3 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.41%) DB2
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Selenium
1 11 (15.49%) Behat
1 11 (15.49%) Cucumber
2 6 (8.45%) Hudson
2 6 (8.45%) Automake
2 6 (8.45%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.45%) Subversion
3 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (7.04%) NUnit
4 4 (5.63%) JUnit
5 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.82%) Maven
7 1 (1.41%) MSTest
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (8.45%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Games
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (56.34%) Developer
2 12 (16.90%) Graduate
3 11 (15.49%) Architect
3 11 (15.49%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (15.49%) Senior Developer
3 11 (15.49%) Test Engineer
3 11 (15.49%) C++ Developer
4 10 (14.08%) Software Developer
5 9 (12.68%) Software Engineer
5 9 (12.68%) C++ Software Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 7 (9.86%) Senior Architect
6 7 (9.86%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Build Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Java Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Principal Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) LAMP Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.80%) .NET
2 17 (23.94%) J2EE
3 16 (22.54%) XML
4 12 (16.90%) HTML
4 12 (16.90%) Web Services
5 11 (15.49%) LAMP
5 11 (15.49%) ActiveMQ
5 11 (15.49%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET
7 5 (7.04%) XSD
8 3 (4.23%) CSS
8 3 (4.23%) JDBC
8 3 (4.23%) Django
9 2 (2.82%) Spring
9 2 (2.82%) JSF
9 2 (2.82%) Java SE
9 2 (2.82%) JSP
9 2 (2.82%) Servlets
9 2 (2.82%) EJB
9 2 (2.82%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Open Source
2 15 (21.13%) Computer Science
3 13 (18.31%) Mathematics
4 11 (15.49%) RIA
4 11 (15.49%) Symmetrix
4 11 (15.49%) Clustering
5 6 (8.45%) Digital Media
5 6 (8.45%) User Experience
6 3 (4.23%) Firmware
7 1 (1.41%) Replication
7 1 (1.41%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.31%) Linux
2 11 (15.49%) Solaris
3 3 (4.23%) Windows
4 1 (1.41%) AIX
4 1 (1.41%) HPUX
4 1 (1.41%) UNIX
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.41%) Android
4 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (36.62%) Software Engineering
3 23 (32.39%) Scrum
4 20 (28.17%) UML
5 11 (15.49%) Project Management
5 11 (15.49%) Content Management
5 11 (15.49%) Technical Architecture
5 11 (15.49%) Network Load Balancing
5 11 (15.49%) Load Testing
5 11 (15.49%) Unit Testing
5 11 (15.49%) High Availability
5 11 (15.49%) Test Planning
6 10 (14.08%) Automation Testing
6 10 (14.08%) Test Management
7 7 (9.86%) TDD
7 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
7 7 (9.86%) DevOps
7 7 (9.86%) Kanban
7 7 (9.86%) BDD
8 6 (8.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (67.61%) Java
2 29 (40.85%) JavaScript
3 24 (33.80%) C#
4 23 (32.39%) PHP
4 23 (32.39%) Ruby
5 21 (29.58%) Python
6 19 (26.76%) C
7 18 (25.35%) Perl
8 16 (22.54%) SQL
9 7 (9.86%) Bash Shell
10 5 (7.04%) T-SQL
11 3 (4.23%) Embedded C
12 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.82%) COBOL
13 1 (1.41%) VBA
13 1 (1.41%) JCL
13 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 36 (50.70%) Degree
2 6 (8.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.41%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) OpenView
1 1 (1.41%) HP NNM
1 1 (1.41%) HP SIM
1 1 (1.41%) Puppet
1 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.41%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.90%) Cisco
3 11 (15.49%) EMC
3 11 (15.49%) F5
4 6 (8.45%) Oracle
5 2 (2.82%) JBoss
5 2 (2.82%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.41%) VMware
6 1 (1.41%) Brocade
6 1 (1.41%) IBM
6 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.41%) HP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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EMIS
Salary: Up to £80K per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 8 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago