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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 119 143 116
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -27
Permanent jobs citing C++ 55 39 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.56% 1.05% 1.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.14% 2.15% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 40 34 27
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 £31,350 £30,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,250 £47,500
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
1750 1814 1489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 49.60% 48.83% 53.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1483 1514 1238
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 April 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Leeds

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 73 (66.36%) Java
2 65 (59.09%) C#
3 44 (40.00%) SQL
4 43 (39.09%) Microsoft
5 40 (36.36%) .NET
6 35 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (30.91%) PHP
7 34 (30.91%) Python
8 33 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (29.09%) Ruby
10 31 (28.18%) Degree
11 30 (27.27%) Software Engineering
12 29 (26.36%) Unit Testing
12 29 (26.36%) OO
12 29 (26.36%) JavaScript
13 26 (23.64%) SQL Server
14 24 (21.82%) MySQL
15 22 (20.00%) HTML
15 22 (20.00%) Linux
16 20 (18.18%) Web Services
17 19 (17.27%) Android
18 18 (16.36%) Apple iOS
19 17 (15.45%) Configuration Management
19 17 (15.45%) XML
19 17 (15.45%) Visual Studio
19 17 (15.45%) Mobile App
20 16 (14.55%) Mobile Application Development
20 16 (14.55%) DevOps
21 15 (13.64%) REST
21 15 (13.64%) Perl

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 13 (11.82%) Node.js
2 8 (7.27%) IIS
3 5 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.55%) SAS
4 2 (1.82%) nginx
4 2 (1.82%) Apache
5 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.91%) JBoss
5 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) GitHub
2 2 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (1.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.82%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.82%) Route 53
3 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.45%) LAN
1 6 (5.45%) WAN
1 6 (5.45%) SAN
2 3 (2.73%) Internet
3 2 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.82%) DNS
4 1 (0.91%) WebEx
4 1 (0.91%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 24 (21.82%) MySQL
3 13 (11.82%) MongoDB
4 12 (10.91%) Redis
5 10 (9.09%) Big Data
6 9 (8.18%) Couchbase
6 9 (8.18%) NoSQL
6 9 (8.18%) SimpleDB
7 5 (4.55%) MS Access
8 2 (1.82%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.91%) Impala
9 1 (0.91%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.91%) OLTP
9 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (15.45%) Visual Studio
2 13 (11.82%) NUnit
2 13 (11.82%) MSTest
3 9 (8.18%) Moq
3 9 (8.18%) ReSharper
3 9 (8.18%) SoapUI
4 8 (7.27%) Selenium
4 8 (7.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (6.36%) Xcode
5 7 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (5.45%) Eclipse
6 6 (5.45%) Git (software)
7 5 (4.55%) Jasmine
8 3 (2.73%) Behat
8 3 (2.73%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.91%) Facilita Forecast
9 1 (0.91%) LoadUI
9 1 (0.91%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.91%) JMeter
9 1 (0.91%) JUnit
General
1 9 (8.18%) Pharmaceutical
1 9 (8.18%) Retail
2 6 (5.45%) Games
3 5 (4.55%) Finance
4 4 (3.64%) Marketing
5 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.91%) Law
6 1 (0.91%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (49.09%) Developer
2 20 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 18 (16.36%) Software Engineer
4 14 (12.73%) Analyst
4 14 (12.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
5 10 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 9 (8.18%) Technical Leader
6 9 (8.18%) Graduate
7 7 (6.36%) Analyst Programmer
7 7 (6.36%) Programmer
7 7 (6.36%) Lead Developer
7 7 (6.36%) Team Leader
7 7 (6.36%) iOS Developer
7 7 (6.36%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
7 7 (6.36%) Graduate Programmer
8 6 (5.45%) Applications Support
9 5 (4.55%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.55%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (36.36%) .NET
2 22 (20.00%) HTML
3 20 (18.18%) Web Services
4 17 (15.45%) XML
5 15 (13.64%) REST
6 13 (11.82%) ASP.NET
7 12 (10.91%) CSS
8 11 (10.00%) jQuery
8 11 (10.00%) HTML5
9 9 (8.18%) WPF
10 8 (7.27%) XSD
11 6 (5.45%) COM+
11 6 (5.45%) CSS3
11 6 (5.45%) AngularJS
12 5 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (4.55%) Breeze.js
12 5 (4.55%) UIKit
12 5 (4.55%) Ajax
12 5 (4.55%) STL
12 5 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.45%) Mobile App
2 11 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 10 (9.09%) Open Source
4 9 (8.18%) Computer Science
4 9 (8.18%) NHS
4 9 (8.18%) Private Cloud
5 8 (7.27%) Mathematics
5 8 (7.27%) User Experience
5 8 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.64%) iPhone
7 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.82%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.91%) STB
9 1 (0.91%) W3C
9 1 (0.91%) DTV
9 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.91%) RIA
9 1 (0.91%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.00%) Linux
2 19 (17.27%) Android
3 18 (16.36%) Apple iOS
4 14 (12.73%) Windows
5 8 (7.27%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (3.64%) UNIX
7 1 (0.91%) Debian
7 1 (0.91%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.91%) CentOS
7 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 29 (26.36%) OO
4 29 (26.36%) Unit Testing
5 17 (15.45%) Configuration Management
6 16 (14.55%) Mobile Application Development
6 16 (14.55%) DevOps
7 15 (13.64%) E-Commerce
8 14 (12.73%) TDD
9 13 (11.82%) iOS Development
10 11 (10.00%) UML
10 11 (10.00%) MVC
11 10 (9.09%) Android Development
11 10 (9.09%) Mobile Development
12 9 (8.18%) Mentoring
12 9 (8.18%) Analytics
12 9 (8.18%) Memory Management
12 9 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (6.36%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 73 (66.36%) Java
2 65 (59.09%) C#
3 44 (40.00%) SQL
4 34 (30.91%) PHP
4 34 (30.91%) Python
5 32 (29.09%) Ruby
6 29 (26.36%) JavaScript
7 15 (13.64%) Perl
7 15 (13.64%) Objective-C
8 14 (12.73%) Bash Shell
9 7 (6.36%) C
10 6 (5.45%) VBA
11 5 (4.55%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.91%) VB
13 1 (0.91%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (28.18%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) ISEB
2 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 9 (8.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (10.91%) Puppet
1 12 (10.91%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (8.18%) Salt
3 2 (1.82%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.91%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (39.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.18%) Apple
3 6 (5.45%) Oracle
4 5 (4.55%) Alterian
5 2 (1.82%) Percona
5 2 (1.82%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.91%) LexisNexis
6 1 (0.91%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.91%) Zend
6 1 (0.91%) Sony
6 1 (0.91%) Teradata
6 1 (0.91%) HP
Leeds, Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Newcastle
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £55,120
Posted: 10 days ago