The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 121 87 155
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +68
Permanent jobs citing C++ 42 104 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.47% 3.12% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 5.79% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 22 83 33
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
UK excluding London median 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
1427 1795 1732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 49.96% 53.86% 47.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1207 1489 1423
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Leeds

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for C++.

1 60 (65.22%) Java
2 42 (45.65%) Python
3 41 (44.57%) C#
3 41 (44.57%) PHP
4 39 (42.39%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (38.04%) Software Engineering
6 34 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (35.87%) Web Services
8 32 (34.78%) XML
9 31 (33.70%) .NET
9 31 (33.70%) SQL
10 30 (32.61%) JavaScript
11 29 (31.52%) HTML
11 29 (31.52%) XSLT
11 29 (31.52%) CSS
11 29 (31.52%) Ruby
12 28 (30.43%) OO
13 27 (29.35%) C
13 27 (29.35%) Finance
13 27 (29.35%) Scrum
13 27 (29.35%) Degree
14 26 (28.26%) SOAP
14 26 (28.26%) T-SQL
14 26 (28.26%) PL/SQL
15 25 (27.17%) UML
15 25 (27.17%) ASP.NET
15 25 (27.17%) Windows
15 25 (27.17%) RUP
15 25 (27.17%) DSDM
15 25 (27.17%) NUnit

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.35%) CMS
2 2 (2.17%) Apache
2 2 (2.17%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.17%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.17%) PrestaShop
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) Acrobat
2 1 (1.09%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (1.09%) FrameMaker
2 1 (1.09%) MS Office
2 1 (1.09%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.09%) RoboHelp
2 1 (1.09%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Line 500
1 2 (2.17%) Magento
1 2 (2.17%) Sage 1000
2 1 (1.09%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.83%) Wireless
1 21 (22.83%) Wireless Security
2 3 (3.26%) SSH
3 2 (2.17%) IPsec
3 2 (2.17%) NAS
3 2 (2.17%) VPN
3 2 (2.17%) WAN
4 1 (1.09%) HTTP
4 1 (1.09%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.09%) Network Security
4 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.09%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.96%) NoSQL
1 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.78%) MongoDB
2 9 (9.78%) Redis
3 8 (8.70%) Couchbase
3 8 (8.70%) SimpleDB
4 6 (6.52%) MySQL
5 2 (2.17%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.17%) Big Data
5 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.17%) HBase
5 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.09%) OLTP
6 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (27.17%) MSTest
1 25 (27.17%) NUnit
2 5 (5.43%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.17%) Selenium
4 2 (2.17%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.09%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.09%) JIRA
5 1 (1.09%) JMeter
5 1 (1.09%) Maven
5 1 (1.09%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.09%) SilkTest
5 1 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.09%) Subversion
5 1 (1.09%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.09%) Valgrind
General
1 27 (29.35%) Finance
2 20 (21.74%) Publishing
3 5 (5.43%) Games
4 2 (2.17%) Automotive
4 2 (2.17%) Electronics
4 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (36.96%) Software Engineer
2 27 (29.35%) C# Software Engineer
3 25 (27.17%) .NET Software Engineer
4 13 (14.13%) Penetration Tester
4 13 (14.13%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 13 (14.13%) Senior Tester
4 13 (14.13%) Tester
5 9 (9.78%) Consultant
5 9 (9.78%) Developer
6 8 (8.70%) AWS Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) Penetration Test Consultant
6 8 (8.70%) Security Consultant
6 8 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Embedded Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) C++ Developer
9 5 (5.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (35.87%) Web Services
2 32 (34.78%) XML
3 31 (33.70%) .NET
4 29 (31.52%) CSS
4 29 (31.52%) HTML
4 29 (31.52%) XSLT
5 26 (28.26%) SOAP
6 25 (27.17%) ASP.NET
6 25 (27.17%) jQuery
6 25 (27.17%) LINQ
6 25 (27.17%) RESTful
6 25 (27.17%) Silverlight
6 25 (27.17%) WCF
6 25 (27.17%) WF
6 25 (27.17%) WPF
7 14 (15.22%) Node.js
8 3 (3.26%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (2.17%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.17%) J2EE
9 2 (2.17%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.91%) Mobile App
2 21 (22.83%) CESG
3 6 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.26%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.17%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.17%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.17%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.17%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.09%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.09%) iPad
6 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.09%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 25 (27.17%) Windows
2 21 (22.83%) Unix
3 16 (17.39%) Linux
4 4 (4.35%) Android
5 3 (3.26%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.26%) Debian
6 2 (2.17%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.09%) CentOS
7 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (42.39%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (38.04%) Software Engineering
3 34 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (30.43%) OO
5 27 (29.35%) Scrum
6 25 (27.17%) DSDM
6 25 (27.17%) MVVM
6 25 (27.17%) RUP
6 25 (27.17%) Service Delivery
6 25 (27.17%) UML
6 25 (27.17%) Use Case
7 21 (22.83%) Information Security
7 21 (22.83%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (14.13%) Social Engineering
9 12 (13.04%) TDD
10 9 (9.78%) Security Testing
11 5 (5.43%) DevOps
12 4 (4.35%) Content Management
13 3 (3.26%) High Availability
13 3 (3.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 60 (65.22%) Java
2 42 (45.65%) Python
3 41 (44.57%) C#
3 41 (44.57%) PHP
4 31 (33.70%) SQL
5 30 (32.61%) JavaScript
6 29 (31.52%) Ruby
7 27 (29.35%) C
8 26 (28.26%) PL/SQL
8 26 (28.26%) T-SQL
9 23 (25.00%) Perl
10 10 (10.87%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.26%) Go
11 3 (3.26%) Scala
12 2 (2.17%) Groovy
12 2 (2.17%) R
12 2 (2.17%) VB
12 2 (2.17%) VBA
13 1 (1.09%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 27 (29.35%) Degree
2 21 (22.83%) CREST Certified
2 21 (22.83%) SC Cleared
2 21 (22.83%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.26%) CISSP
4 2 (2.17%) ISEB
5 1 (1.09%) CEH
5 1 (1.09%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (1.09%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (1.09%) CISA
5 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.09%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.17%) Postfix
1 2 (2.17%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.17%) Puppet
2 2 (2.17%) StatsD
3 1 (1.09%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.26%) Perforce
3 2 (2.17%) Cisco
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle
3 2 (2.17%) Proofpoint
3 2 (2.17%) QNAP
3 2 (2.17%) Sage
3 2 (2.17%) Splunk
3 2 (2.17%) Veeam
4 1 (1.09%) Adobe
4 1 (1.09%) Facebook
4 1 (1.09%) Informatica
4 1 (1.09%) Twitter
4 1 (1.09%) Xamarin
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £80000 per annum + Pension + Gym + Certs
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salaray + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + remote working
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £29,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago