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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 121 137 83
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -54
Permanent jobs citing C++ 59 37 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.73% 1.14% 2.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.51% 2.34% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 57 35 81
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1680 1582 1624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 49.12% 48.95% 55.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1333 1290 1466
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Leeds

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 65 (69.89%) Java
2 37 (39.78%) Degree
3 36 (38.71%) C#
4 35 (37.63%) SQL
5 28 (30.11%) .NET
6 27 (29.03%) Microsoft
7 25 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (26.88%) Python
8 24 (25.81%) Ruby
8 24 (25.81%) Web Services
9 23 (24.73%) JavaScript
10 21 (22.58%) PHP
11 18 (19.35%) Mathematics
12 17 (18.28%) XML
12 17 (18.28%) Software Engineering
12 17 (18.28%) MySQL
12 17 (18.28%) SQL Server
13 15 (16.13%) C
13 15 (16.13%) Linux
13 15 (16.13%) HTML
14 13 (13.98%) Mobile App
14 13 (13.98%) Perl
15 12 (12.90%) Mobile Application Development
15 12 (12.90%) UML
15 12 (12.90%) E-Commerce
15 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET
16 11 (11.83%) DevOps
16 11 (11.83%) Mentoring
17 10 (10.75%) REST
17 10 (10.75%) Computer Science

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (8.60%) Apache
1 8 (8.60%) Node.js
2 6 (6.45%) WebLogic
2 6 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.38%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.38%) SAS
3 5 (5.38%) nginx
4 4 (4.30%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (4.30%) IIS
5 2 (2.15%) JBoss
5 2 (2.15%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.38%) GitHub
3 4 (4.30%) Route 53
3 4 (4.30%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.30%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) Internet
2 5 (5.38%) LAN
2 5 (5.38%) WAN
2 5 (5.38%) SAN
3 4 (4.30%) AMQP
3 4 (4.30%) HTTP
3 4 (4.30%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.30%) DNS
4 3 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.08%) SSL
5 1 (1.08%) DHCP
5 1 (1.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.28%) MySQL
1 17 (18.28%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.60%) MongoDB
2 8 (8.60%) Redis
3 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.38%) MS Access
4 4 (4.30%) SimpleDB
4 4 (4.30%) Couchbase
4 4 (4.30%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (4.30%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.15%) Big Data
5 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.08%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 9 (9.68%) Eclipse
2 8 (8.60%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (5.38%) NUnit
4 5 (5.38%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.38%) MSTest
5 2 (2.15%) Maven
6 1 (1.08%) Selenium
6 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.08%) Behat
6 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (10.75%) Games
2 8 (8.60%) Finance
3 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.08%) Law
5 1 (1.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (63.44%) Developer
2 13 (13.98%) Graduate
2 13 (13.98%) C++ Developer
3 12 (12.90%) Software Developer
3 12 (12.90%) C++ Software Developer
4 11 (11.83%) C# Developer
5 10 (10.75%) Analyst
6 8 (8.60%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.60%) Games Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Architect
8 6 (6.45%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Senior Games Developer
8 6 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (5.38%) iOS Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Android Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Programmer
9 5 (5.38%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Applications Support
9 5 (5.38%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.11%) .NET
2 24 (25.81%) Web Services
3 17 (18.28%) XML
4 15 (16.13%) HTML
5 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET
6 10 (10.75%) REST
7 6 (6.45%) J2EE
7 6 (6.45%) LAMP
7 6 (6.45%) XSD
8 5 (5.38%) COM+
8 5 (5.38%) CSS
8 5 (5.38%) UIKit
9 4 (4.30%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (4.30%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (3.23%) Django
10 3 (3.23%) jQuery
10 3 (3.23%) WSDL
11 2 (2.15%) Hibernate
11 2 (2.15%) XSLT
11 2 (2.15%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.35%) Mathematics
2 13 (13.98%) Mobile App
3 10 (10.75%) Computer Science
3 10 (10.75%) Open Source
4 9 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (8.60%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.30%) Symmetrix
6 4 (4.30%) Clustering
6 4 (4.30%) User Experience
6 4 (4.30%) RIA
7 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.15%) NHS
9 1 (1.08%) W3C
9 1 (1.08%) Replication
9 1 (1.08%) Physics
9 1 (1.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.13%) Linux
2 9 (9.68%) Apple iOS
3 8 (8.60%) Android
4 6 (6.45%) Windows
5 4 (4.30%) Solaris
6 3 (3.23%) UNIX
7 2 (2.15%) Windows Phone
7 2 (2.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.28%) Software Engineering
3 12 (12.90%) UML
3 12 (12.90%) E-Commerce
3 12 (12.90%) Mobile Application Development
4 11 (11.83%) DevOps
4 11 (11.83%) Mentoring
5 9 (9.68%) iOS Development
5 9 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (9.68%) OO
5 9 (9.68%) Configuration Management
5 9 (9.68%) Scrum
6 8 (8.60%) Unit Testing
6 8 (8.60%) Android Development
7 5 (5.38%) Multithreading
7 5 (5.38%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (5.38%) Project Management
7 5 (5.38%) ETL
7 5 (5.38%) TDD
7 5 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 65 (69.89%) Java
2 36 (38.71%) C#
3 35 (37.63%) SQL
4 25 (26.88%) Python
5 24 (25.81%) Ruby
6 23 (24.73%) JavaScript
7 21 (22.58%) PHP
8 15 (16.13%) C
9 13 (13.98%) Perl
10 8 (8.60%) T-SQL
10 8 (8.60%) Objective-C
10 8 (8.60%) Bash Shell
11 6 (6.45%) VBA
12 5 (5.38%) PowerShell
13 2 (2.15%) Embedded C
14 1 (1.08%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 37 (39.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.08%) PhD
2 1 (1.08%) ISEB
2 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Firmware
1 2 (2.15%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.08%) Docker
2 1 (1.08%) LXC
Systems Management
1 8 (8.60%) Puppet
2 7 (7.53%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.30%) HAProxy
3 4 (4.30%) Salt
Vendors
1 27 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.53%) Oracle
3 5 (5.38%) Alterian
4 4 (4.30%) F5
4 4 (4.30%) Cisco
4 4 (4.30%) EMC
5 3 (3.23%) Percona
6 2 (2.15%) Zend
7 1 (1.08%) LexisNexis
7 1 (1.08%) Google
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