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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 120 137 112
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Permanent jobs citing C++ 54 45 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.46% 1.23% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.99% 2.51% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 39
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,750 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1804 1796 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.80% 49.02% 51.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1526 1489 1233
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 March 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Leeds

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 79 (69.30%) Java
2 65 (57.02%) C#
3 49 (42.98%) SQL
4 45 (39.47%) Microsoft
5 40 (35.09%) .NET
6 36 (31.58%) Python
6 36 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (30.70%) Ruby
8 32 (28.07%) Degree
9 30 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (26.32%) PHP
10 29 (25.44%) JavaScript
11 28 (24.56%) Web Services
12 27 (23.68%) Unit Testing
13 24 (21.05%) MySQL
13 24 (21.05%) SQL Server
13 24 (21.05%) OO
14 23 (20.18%) Mobile App
15 22 (19.30%) Mobile Application Development
16 21 (18.42%) Linux
16 21 (18.42%) E-Commerce
16 21 (18.42%) REST
16 21 (18.42%) Software Engineering
17 20 (17.54%) HTML
18 18 (15.79%) XML
18 18 (15.79%) Apple iOS
18 18 (15.79%) Android
19 17 (14.91%) Perl
19 17 (14.91%) Objective-C
19 17 (14.91%) Configuration Management

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 14 (12.28%) Node.js
2 8 (7.02%) IIS
3 7 (6.14%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.14%) SAS
4 5 (4.39%) nginx
5 4 (3.51%) Apache
6 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.88%) JBoss
6 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.02%) GitHub
2 6 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.51%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (3.51%) Route 53
4 3 (2.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.02%) LAN
1 8 (7.02%) WAN
1 8 (7.02%) SAN
2 4 (3.51%) Internet
2 4 (3.51%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.51%) DNS
3 3 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.88%) SSL
4 1 (0.88%) DHCP
4 1 (0.88%) DVB
4 1 (0.88%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.05%) MySQL
1 24 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.40%) Redis
3 12 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 10 (8.77%) Big Data
5 8 (7.02%) Couchbase
5 8 (7.02%) NoSQL
5 8 (7.02%) SimpleDB
6 7 (6.14%) MS Access
7 4 (3.51%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.88%) Impala
9 1 (0.88%) OLTP
9 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.88%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 15 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 12 (10.53%) NUnit
2 12 (10.53%) MSTest
3 9 (7.89%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.89%) Eclipse
4 8 (7.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (6.14%) Xcode
5 7 (6.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (6.14%) ReSharper
5 7 (6.14%) Moq
5 7 (6.14%) SoapUI
6 5 (4.39%) Jasmine
6 5 (4.39%) Selenium
7 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.88%) Facilita Forecast
7 1 (0.88%) LoadUI
7 1 (0.88%) JUnit
7 1 (0.88%) JIRA
7 1 (0.88%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.88%) JMeter
General
1 9 (7.89%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (6.14%) Games
2 7 (6.14%) Retail
3 5 (4.39%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.39%) Finance
4 4 (3.51%) Marketing
5 1 (0.88%) Law
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 63 (55.26%) Developer
2 23 (20.18%) C# Developer
3 15 (13.16%) Analyst
4 14 (12.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (9.65%) Software Engineer
6 9 (7.89%) Graduate
7 8 (7.02%) Applications Support
7 8 (7.02%) Team Leader
7 8 (7.02%) iOS Developer
7 8 (7.02%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (7.02%) Mobile Developer
7 8 (7.02%) Android Developer
7 8 (7.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 7 (6.14%) Graduate Programmer
8 7 (6.14%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
8 7 (6.14%) Technical Leader
8 7 (6.14%) Lead Developer
8 7 (6.14%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.14%) Analyst Programmer
8 7 (6.14%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (35.09%) .NET
2 28 (24.56%) Web Services
3 21 (18.42%) REST
4 20 (17.54%) HTML
5 18 (15.79%) XML
6 14 (12.28%) ASP.NET
7 11 (9.65%) jQuery
8 10 (8.77%) CSS
9 9 (7.89%) HTML5
10 8 (7.02%) COM+
10 8 (7.02%) XSD
10 8 (7.02%) UIKit
11 7 (6.14%) WPF
12 6 (5.26%) AngularJS
12 6 (5.26%) CSS3
13 5 (4.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (4.39%) Breeze.js
13 5 (4.39%) Ajax
13 5 (4.39%) XSLT
13 5 (4.39%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.18%) Mobile App
2 12 (10.53%) Client/Server
3 11 (9.65%) Open Source
3 11 (9.65%) Mathematics
3 11 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.89%) User Experience
4 9 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 9 (7.89%) NHS
5 3 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.88%) Replication
6 1 (0.88%) STB
6 1 (0.88%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.88%) W3C
6 1 (0.88%) DTV
6 1 (0.88%) iPhone
6 1 (0.88%) Physics
6 1 (0.88%) Social Media
6 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.42%) Linux
2 18 (15.79%) Android
2 18 (15.79%) Apple iOS
3 12 (10.53%) Windows
4 8 (7.02%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (4.39%) UNIX
6 1 (0.88%) Debian
6 1 (0.88%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.88%) CentOS
6 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (23.68%) Unit Testing
4 24 (21.05%) OO
5 22 (19.30%) Mobile Application Development
6 21 (18.42%) E-Commerce
6 21 (18.42%) Software Engineering
7 17 (14.91%) Configuration Management
8 16 (14.04%) DevOps
9 12 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 12 (10.53%) iOS Development
9 12 (10.53%) UML
10 11 (9.65%) MVC
10 11 (9.65%) Android Development
11 10 (8.77%) TDD
12 9 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (7.89%) Analytics
12 9 (7.89%) Multithreading
13 8 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (6.14%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 79 (69.30%) Java
2 65 (57.02%) C#
3 49 (42.98%) SQL
4 36 (31.58%) Python
5 35 (30.70%) Ruby
6 30 (26.32%) PHP
7 29 (25.44%) JavaScript
8 17 (14.91%) Perl
8 17 (14.91%) Objective-C
9 15 (13.16%) Bash Shell
10 8 (7.02%) VBA
11 7 (6.14%) PowerShell
11 7 (6.14%) C
12 3 (2.63%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.75%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.88%) VB
14 1 (0.88%) Scala
14 1 (0.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 32 (28.07%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) PhD
2 1 (0.88%) ISEB
2 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.89%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.88%) Docker
2 1 (0.88%) LXC
Systems Management
1 13 (11.40%) Puppet
2 12 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (7.02%) Salt
4 4 (3.51%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.02%) Oracle
3 7 (6.14%) Alterian
3 7 (6.14%) Apple
4 3 (2.63%) Percona
5 2 (1.75%) Zend
6 1 (0.88%) Google
6 1 (0.88%) Sony
6 1 (0.88%) Teradata
6 1 (0.88%) HP
6 1 (0.88%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.88%) LexisNexis
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension, Private Healthcare + other
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Private Healthcare + other
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: £55,120 per annum with Digital Allowance of up to £7,880.
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Newcastle
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £55,120
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago