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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 73 153 94
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -59
Permanent jobs citing C++ 113 38 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.23% 1.03% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.22% 2.39% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 98 31 49
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1816 1587 1320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 51.86% 43.03% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1214 1068
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
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 28 August 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Leeds

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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++.

1 105 (55.85%) Java
2 98 (52.13%) Software Engineering
3 74 (39.36%) PHP
4 73 (38.83%) .NET
4 73 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (38.30%) C#
6 71 (37.77%) JavaScript
7 64 (34.04%) OO
8 63 (33.51%) Linux
9 61 (32.45%) HTML
10 54 (28.72%) SQL
11 50 (26.60%) MySQL
11 50 (26.60%) CSS
12 49 (26.06%) MongoDB
13 48 (25.53%) Degree
14 46 (24.47%) Ruby
14 46 (24.47%) Continuous Integration
15 44 (23.40%) Python
16 42 (22.34%) SQL Server
17 41 (21.81%) C
18 40 (21.28%) Unit Testing
19 36 (19.15%) TDD
20 34 (18.09%) iOS Development
20 34 (18.09%) SDLC
21 33 (17.55%) Apple iOS
21 33 (17.55%) Android
22 32 (17.02%) HTML5
23 31 (16.49%) Oracle
24 29 (15.43%) Web Services
24 29 (15.43%) jQuery

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (14.89%) Node.js
2 18 (9.57%) Apache
3 6 (3.19%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.13%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.60%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.06%) SAS
7 1 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (2.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.04%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (9.04%) Google Cloud Platform
2 13 (6.91%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.19%) IaaS
4 4 (2.13%) Sumo Logic
5 2 (1.06%) SaaS
6 1 (0.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.91%) Internet
2 9 (4.79%) DNS
3 4 (2.13%) HTTP
4 3 (1.60%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.60%) SMTP
4 3 (1.60%) Wireless
4 3 (1.60%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (0.53%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (26.60%) MySQL
2 49 (26.06%) MongoDB
3 42 (22.34%) SQL Server
4 24 (12.77%) Redis
5 19 (10.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 19 (10.11%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (8.51%) CouchDB
7 9 (4.79%) Hadoop
8 6 (3.19%) SQLite
8 6 (3.19%) HBase
9 4 (2.13%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.60%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.60%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.06%) Big Data
11 2 (1.06%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.06%) SimpleDB
12 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (11.70%) NUnit
1 22 (11.70%) MSTest
2 19 (10.11%) Jenkins
2 19 (10.11%) Maven
3 14 (7.45%) Visual Studio
4 10 (5.32%) Selenium
5 9 (4.79%) Cucumber
5 9 (4.79%) Behat
6 6 (3.19%) Git (software)
6 6 (3.19%) Grunt
7 3 (1.60%) JUnit
8 2 (1.06%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.06%) Moq
8 2 (1.06%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.53%) Facilita Forecast
9 1 (0.53%) LoadUI
9 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.53%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.53%) JMeter
General
1 17 (9.04%) Finance
2 13 (6.91%) Games
3 10 (5.32%) Retail
3 10 (5.32%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (3.72%) Electronics
5 1 (0.53%) Advertising
5 1 (0.53%) Marketing
5 1 (0.53%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 74 (39.36%) Developer
2 62 (32.98%) Software Engineer
3 19 (10.11%) Software Developer
4 16 (8.51%) PHP Developer
4 16 (8.51%) Mobile Developer
5 13 (6.91%) Architect
5 13 (6.91%) Technical Architect
5 13 (6.91%) C++ Developer
6 12 (6.38%) iOS Developer
7 11 (5.85%) C# Software Engineer
7 11 (5.85%) .NET Software Engineer
8 8 (4.26%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (4.26%) Applications Specialist
9 7 (3.72%) Test Leader
9 7 (3.72%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (3.19%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (3.19%) Applications Developer
10 6 (3.19%) Database Specialist
11 5 (2.66%) Development Manager
11 5 (2.66%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (38.83%) .NET
2 61 (32.45%) HTML
3 50 (26.60%) CSS
4 32 (17.02%) HTML5
5 29 (15.43%) Web Services
5 29 (15.43%) jQuery
6 28 (14.89%) RESTful
7 24 (12.77%) Middleware
8 22 (11.70%) XML
9 19 (10.11%) LAMP
10 18 (9.57%) ASP.NET
10 18 (9.57%) Symfony
10 18 (9.57%) WPF
11 17 (9.04%) AngularJS
12 16 (8.51%) WCF
13 13 (6.91%) COM+
13 13 (6.91%) XSLT
14 12 (6.38%) Ajax
14 12 (6.38%) CSS3
15 10 (5.32%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.98%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.91%) N-Tier
3 12 (6.38%) iPhone
4 11 (5.85%) Mathematics
5 10 (5.32%) NHS
6 8 (4.26%) STB
6 8 (4.26%) DTV
7 7 (3.72%) User Experience
8 6 (3.19%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.19%) RIA
9 5 (2.66%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.66%) Animation
10 4 (2.13%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (2.13%) Replication
11 3 (1.60%) Physics
12 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
12 2 (1.06%) Online Games
12 2 (1.06%) Cryptography
12 2 (1.06%) W3C
12 2 (1.06%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 63 (33.51%) Linux
2 33 (17.55%) Android
2 33 (17.55%) Apple iOS
3 23 (12.23%) Windows
4 17 (9.04%) CoreOS
5 8 (4.26%) Embedded Linux
6 7 (3.72%) UNIX
7 4 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.60%) Debian
8 3 (1.60%) CentOS
8 3 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (52.13%) Software Engineering
2 73 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (34.04%) OO
4 46 (24.47%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (21.28%) Unit Testing
6 36 (19.15%) TDD
7 34 (18.09%) iOS Development
7 34 (18.09%) SDLC
8 29 (15.43%) DevOps
9 28 (14.89%) BDD
10 25 (13.30%) Scrum
11 23 (12.23%) Open Source
12 22 (11.70%) Android Development
13 18 (9.57%) UML
14 17 (9.04%) MVC
15 16 (8.51%) OO PHP
16 13 (6.91%) Root Cause Analysis
17 12 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (6.38%) Mobile Development
18 11 (5.85%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (55.85%) Java
2 74 (39.36%) PHP
3 72 (38.30%) C#
4 71 (37.77%) JavaScript
5 54 (28.72%) SQL
6 46 (24.47%) Ruby
7 44 (23.40%) Python
8 41 (21.81%) C
9 22 (11.70%) Scala
10 19 (10.11%) Go
11 13 (6.91%) VB
11 13 (6.91%) VB6
12 12 (6.38%) Objective-C
13 11 (5.85%) Bash Shell
13 11 (5.85%) T-SQL
14 10 (5.32%) PL/SQL
15 8 (4.26%) Perl
16 3 (1.60%) Groovy
17 2 (1.06%) R
Qualifications
1 48 (25.53%) Degree
2 3 (1.60%) CCNP
2 3 (1.60%) CCNA
2 3 (1.60%) CCDA
2 3 (1.60%) ISEB
2 3 (1.60%) CISSP
2 3 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (1.60%) CISA
2 3 (1.60%) CEH
3 2 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.60%) COBIT
1 3 (1.60%) BS25999
1 3 (1.60%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 17 (9.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (9.04%) Docker
2 6 (3.19%) HDFS
3 4 (2.13%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (12.77%) Puppet
1 24 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (11.17%) Salt
3 20 (10.64%) Vagrant
4 19 (10.11%) Ansible
5 17 (9.04%) Nagios
6 4 (2.13%) ZABBIX
6 4 (2.13%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (16.49%) Oracle
2 27 (14.36%) Microsoft
3 20 (10.64%) Xamarin
4 19 (10.11%) SaltStack
5 17 (9.04%) Splunk
5 17 (9.04%) VMware
5 17 (9.04%) Google
6 16 (8.51%) Apple
7 4 (2.13%) Rackspace
7 4 (2.13%) New Relic
8 3 (1.60%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.60%) Cisco
9 1 (0.53%) HP
9 1 (0.53%) Sony
9 1 (0.53%) Zend
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