The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 127 115 94
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -21
Permanent jobs citing C++ 46 39 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.20% 1.38% 2.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.46% 2.62% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 48
Average salary £32,750 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.12% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £25,950 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1871 1487 1360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.65% 52.75% 55.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1559 1245 1226
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
West Yorkshire

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 16 April 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Leeds

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (64.86%) Java
2 34 (45.95%) .NET
3 28 (37.84%) OO
4 26 (35.14%) SQL
5 24 (32.43%) C
6 23 (31.08%) C#
6 23 (31.08%) Finance
7 21 (28.38%) J2EE
8 17 (22.97%) Banking
9 14 (18.92%) Software Engineering
9 14 (18.92%) Windows
9 14 (18.92%) Smalltalk
10 13 (17.57%) Scrum
11 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
12 11 (14.86%) Eclipse
12 11 (14.86%) Subversion
13 10 (13.51%) Business Analysis
13 10 (13.51%) WCF
13 10 (13.51%) Linux
13 10 (13.51%) Financial Institution
14 9 (12.16%) Tomcat
14 9 (12.16%) COBOL
14 9 (12.16%) HTML
14 9 (12.16%) JavaScript
14 9 (12.16%) QA
14 9 (12.16%) Spring
14 9 (12.16%) Hibernate
15 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (10.81%) Grails
15 8 (10.81%) Groovy

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 9 (12.16%) Tomcat
2 7 (9.46%) Apache
3 3 (4.05%) CICS
3 3 (4.05%) IIS
3 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.05%) Tuxedo
4 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.35%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.35%) WinCC
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.35%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) Internet
2 6 (8.11%) CTI
3 5 (6.76%) DVB
4 4 (5.41%) Intranet
5 3 (4.05%) VoIP
6 2 (2.70%) HTTP
7 1 (1.35%) VPN
7 1 (1.35%) WAN
7 1 (1.35%) SAN
7 1 (1.35%) IPsec
7 1 (1.35%) Broadband
7 1 (1.35%) NAS
7 1 (1.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.46%) MySQL
3 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.41%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.05%) DB2
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.05%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Eclipse
1 11 (14.86%) Subversion
2 6 (8.11%) Maven
3 5 (6.76%) NUnit
4 4 (5.41%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.41%) Hudson
4 4 (5.41%) MSTest
5 3 (4.05%) Ant
5 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (4.05%) MyEclipse
6 2 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.70%) JDeveloper
6 2 (2.70%) Toad
7 1 (1.35%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.35%) Selenium
7 1 (1.35%) Automake
General
1 23 (31.08%) Finance
2 17 (22.97%) Banking
3 10 (13.51%) Financial Institution
4 6 (8.11%) Electronics
5 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.70%) German Language
7 1 (1.35%) Back Office
7 1 (1.35%) Czech Language
7 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (43.24%) Developer
2 13 (17.57%) Software Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) Applications Support
4 9 (12.16%) Consultant
4 9 (12.16%) Java Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Support Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Graduate
5 7 (9.46%) Applications Support Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Team Leader
6 6 (8.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Support Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Technical Project Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Development Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (45.95%) .NET
2 21 (28.38%) J2EE
3 10 (13.51%) WCF
4 9 (12.16%) HTML
4 9 (12.16%) Spring
4 9 (12.16%) Hibernate
5 8 (10.81%) Grails
5 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET
5 8 (10.81%) Middleware
6 7 (9.46%) CSS
6 7 (9.46%) jQuery
7 6 (8.11%) JSON
7 6 (8.11%) XML
8 5 (6.76%) GStreamer
8 5 (6.76%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (5.41%) WPF
9 4 (5.41%) Web Services
9 4 (5.41%) JDBC
9 4 (5.41%) JSP
9 4 (5.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.11%) Mobile Banking
2 6 (8.11%) Open Source
2 6 (8.11%) MPEG
3 5 (6.76%) STB
4 4 (5.41%) IVR
5 3 (4.05%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.70%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.35%) Firmware
7 1 (1.35%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.35%) PMI
7 1 (1.35%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (1.35%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.35%) SCADA
7 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.35%) Replication
7 1 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.92%) Windows
2 10 (13.51%) Linux
3 5 (6.76%) UNIX
3 5 (6.76%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (4.05%) AIX
4 3 (4.05%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.70%) Android
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.35%) HPUX
6 1 (1.35%) Debian
6 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.84%) OO
2 14 (18.92%) Software Engineering
3 13 (17.57%) Scrum
4 10 (13.51%) Business Analysis
5 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.46%) Project Management
6 7 (9.46%) Logistics
6 7 (9.46%) Software Testing
7 6 (8.11%) OOP
7 6 (8.11%) OOD
7 6 (8.11%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.76%) DSDM
8 5 (6.76%) RUP
8 5 (6.76%) ITIL
8 5 (6.76%) Multithreading
9 4 (5.41%) TDD
9 4 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.41%) UML
9 4 (5.41%) SOA
9 4 (5.41%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 48 (64.86%) Java
2 26 (35.14%) SQL
3 24 (32.43%) C
4 23 (31.08%) C#
5 14 (18.92%) Smalltalk
6 9 (12.16%) COBOL
6 9 (12.16%) JavaScript
7 8 (10.81%) Groovy
8 7 (9.46%) T-SQL
9 6 (8.11%) PL/SQL
10 5 (6.76%) Ruby
11 4 (5.41%) VB
11 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
12 3 (4.05%) JCL
12 3 (4.05%) Perl
13 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
13 2 (2.70%) VB6
13 2 (2.70%) Python
13 2 (2.70%) PHP
13 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.35%) HND
3 1 (1.35%) MCP
3 1 (1.35%) MCAD
3 1 (1.35%) MCSD
3 1 (1.35%) MCSE
3 1 (1.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.35%) TickIT
3 1 (1.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) SpamAssassin
1 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.35%) Postfix
1 1 (1.35%) Xen
1 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) OpenView
1 1 (1.35%) HP SIM
1 1 (1.35%) Puppet
1 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.35%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Oracle
2 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.11%) Cisco
4 5 (6.76%) Micro Focus
5 3 (4.05%) IBM
5 3 (4.05%) Avaya
5 3 (4.05%) JBoss
5 3 (4.05%) Mitel
5 3 (4.05%) Google
6 2 (2.70%) VMware
6 2 (2.70%) Infragistics
6 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.35%) HP
7 1 (1.35%) EMC
7 1 (1.35%) Citrix
7 1 (1.35%) Sage
7 1 (1.35%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.35%) SAP
7 1 (1.35%) Brocade
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Leeds Metropolitan University
Salary: Salary up to £32k pa depending upon experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago