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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 110 84 159
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +75
Permanent jobs citing C++ 49 115 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.82% 3.26% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.48% 6.21% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32 100 32
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
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
1407 1851 1612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 52.30% 52.44% 43.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1201 1503 1243
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Leeds

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 86 (83.50%) Java
2 54 (52.43%) PHP
2 54 (52.43%) Python
3 50 (48.54%) C#
4 48 (46.60%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (42.72%) Ruby
6 43 (41.75%) C
7 42 (40.78%) .NET
8 39 (37.86%) Degree
9 38 (36.89%) Penetration Testing
10 37 (35.92%) Windows
11 36 (34.95%) OO
11 36 (34.95%) CREST Certified
12 35 (33.98%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (32.04%) Software Engineering
13 33 (32.04%) Unix
13 33 (32.04%) Information Security
13 33 (32.04%) CESG
13 33 (32.04%) Scrum
14 32 (31.07%) JavaScript
14 32 (31.07%) SQL
15 31 (30.10%) Perl
15 31 (30.10%) HTML
15 31 (30.10%) XML
15 31 (30.10%) Finance
15 31 (30.10%) Mobile App
16 30 (29.13%) Web Services
17 29 (28.16%) DSDM
17 29 (28.16%) Wireless
17 29 (28.16%) 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 (3.88%) CMS
2 2 (1.94%) Apache
2 2 (1.94%) Drupal
2 2 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.94%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.94%) PrestaShop
2 2 (1.94%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.97%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.97%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.97%) SAS
3 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Line 500
1 2 (1.94%) Magento
1 2 (1.94%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.91%) Google Apps
2 3 (2.91%) Office 365
2 3 (2.91%) Slack
3 2 (1.94%) GitHub
3 2 (1.94%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 29 (28.16%) Wireless
1 29 (28.16%) Wireless Security
2 7 (6.80%) Network Security
3 3 (2.91%) SSH
4 2 (1.94%) Internet
4 2 (1.94%) IPsec
4 2 (1.94%) NAS
4 2 (1.94%) VPN
4 2 (1.94%) WAN
5 1 (0.97%) HTTP
5 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.80%) MySQL
2 6 (5.83%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.85%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.85%) Redis
3 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.88%) Couchbase
4 4 (3.88%) SimpleDB
5 1 (0.97%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.97%) Big Data
5 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.97%) HBase
5 1 (0.97%) MS Access
5 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (28.16%) NUnit
2 27 (26.21%) MSTest
3 7 (6.80%) Selenium
4 6 (5.83%) Cucumber
4 6 (5.83%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.85%) Appium
5 5 (4.85%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.88%) Ranorex
7 3 (2.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.91%) JIRA
7 3 (2.91%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.94%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.94%) FitNesse
8 2 (1.94%) HP UFT
8 2 (1.94%) JUnit
8 2 (1.94%) Redmine
8 2 (1.94%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.94%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.97%) Vagrant
General
1 31 (30.10%) Finance
2 27 (26.21%) Publishing
3 4 (3.88%) Games
4 3 (2.91%) Retail
5 2 (1.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (29.13%) Software Engineer
2 27 (26.21%) C# Software Engineer
2 27 (26.21%) Penetration Tester
2 27 (26.21%) Tester
3 26 (25.24%) .NET Software Engineer
4 16 (15.53%) Developer
5 13 (12.62%) Senior Penetration Tester
5 13 (12.62%) Senior Tester
6 9 (8.74%) C++ Developer
6 9 (8.74%) Consultant
7 8 (7.77%) Penetration Test Consultant
7 8 (7.77%) Security Consultant
8 5 (4.85%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Ethical Hacker
9 4 (3.88%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Security Tester
9 4 (3.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (40.78%) .NET
2 31 (30.10%) HTML
2 31 (30.10%) XML
3 30 (29.13%) Web Services
4 28 (27.18%) CSS
4 28 (27.18%) XSLT
5 27 (26.21%) LINQ
5 27 (26.21%) SOAP
5 27 (26.21%) WCF
5 27 (26.21%) WF
5 27 (26.21%) WPF
6 26 (25.24%) ASP.NET
6 26 (25.24%) jQuery
6 26 (25.24%) RESTful
6 26 (25.24%) Silverlight
7 10 (9.71%) Node.js
8 7 (6.80%) .NET Framework
9 4 (3.88%) LAMP
10 3 (2.91%) Buildbot
10 3 (2.91%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (32.04%) CESG
2 31 (30.10%) Mobile App
3 9 (8.74%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.94%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.94%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.94%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.94%) RIA
5 2 (1.94%) Smartcard
5 2 (1.94%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.97%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 37 (35.92%) Windows
2 33 (32.04%) Unix
3 10 (9.71%) Linux
4 3 (2.91%) Debian
5 2 (1.94%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.97%) Android
6 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.97%) CentOS
6 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (46.60%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (36.89%) Penetration Testing
3 36 (34.95%) OO
4 35 (33.98%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (32.04%) Information Security
5 33 (32.04%) Scrum
5 33 (32.04%) Software Engineering
6 29 (28.16%) DSDM
7 26 (25.24%) MVVM
7 26 (25.24%) RUP
7 26 (25.24%) Service Delivery
7 26 (25.24%) UML
7 26 (25.24%) Use Case
8 19 (18.45%) Social Engineering
9 13 (12.62%) Security Testing
10 12 (11.65%) TDD
11 7 (6.80%) Threat Modelling
12 6 (5.83%) BDD
12 6 (5.83%) DevOps
13 5 (4.85%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (83.50%) Java
2 54 (52.43%) PHP
2 54 (52.43%) Python
3 50 (48.54%) C#
4 44 (42.72%) Ruby
5 43 (41.75%) C
6 32 (31.07%) JavaScript
6 32 (31.07%) SQL
7 31 (30.10%) Perl
8 28 (27.18%) PL/SQL
8 28 (27.18%) T-SQL
9 9 (8.74%) VB.NET
10 6 (5.83%) Bash Shell
11 5 (4.85%) Scala
12 3 (2.91%) Go
12 3 (2.91%) VBA
13 2 (1.94%) Groovy
13 2 (1.94%) R
13 2 (1.94%) VB
14 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (37.86%) Degree
2 36 (34.95%) CREST Certified
3 29 (28.16%) SC Cleared
3 29 (28.16%) Security Cleared
4 9 (8.74%) CHECK Team Member
5 7 (6.80%) Tigerscheme
6 6 (5.83%) CHECK Team Leader
7 4 (3.88%) CISSP
8 2 (1.94%) CEH
8 2 (1.94%) CISA
8 2 (1.94%) ISEB
8 2 (1.94%) OSCP
9 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.97%) MCAD
9 1 (0.97%) MCSD
9 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.94%) Postfix
1 2 (1.94%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.94%) Nexpose
2 2 (1.94%) StatsD
3 1 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.91%) Google
3 2 (1.94%) Cisco
3 2 (1.94%) HP
3 2 (1.94%) Perforce
3 2 (1.94%) Proofpoint
3 2 (1.94%) QNAP
3 2 (1.94%) Sage
3 2 (1.94%) Splunk
3 2 (1.94%) Veeam
4 1 (0.97%) Alterian
4 1 (0.97%) Informatica
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £25000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salaray + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Montash Associates
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday