The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 44 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 13 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.77% 0.80% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.84% 0.82% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 4
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
C++ Developer
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
458 364 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.65% 97.59% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 397 333 346
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Leicester region.

C++ Developer Salary Trend in Leicester

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) C++
2 27 (96.43%) C#
2 27 (96.43%) Software Engineering
3 25 (89.29%) Web Development
3 25 (89.29%) Computer Science
3 25 (89.29%) Android
3 25 (89.29%) .NET
3 25 (89.29%) Java
3 25 (89.29%) Windows
4 24 (85.71%) XML
4 24 (85.71%) Oracle
4 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
4 24 (85.71%) Finance
4 24 (85.71%) LDAP
4 24 (85.71%) Smartcard
4 24 (85.71%) Blackberry
4 24 (85.71%) Apple iOS
4 24 (85.71%) BlackBerry OS
4 24 (85.71%) Mathematics
4 24 (85.71%) Cyber Security
4 24 (85.71%) PKI
5 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
5 3 (10.71%) OO
6 2 (7.14%) MFC
6 2 (7.14%) SQL
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) NUnit
6 2 (7.14%) JIRA
6 2 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (3.57%) Android Development

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 24 (85.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.14%) NUnit
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 24 (85.71%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (89.29%) .NET
2 24 (85.71%) XML
3 2 (7.14%) MFC
4 1 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) OpenGL
4 1 (3.57%) DirectX
4 1 (3.57%) HTML5
4 1 (3.57%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 25 (89.29%) Computer Science
2 24 (85.71%) Smartcard
2 24 (85.71%) Blackberry
2 24 (85.71%) PKI
2 24 (85.71%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
1 25 (89.29%) Android
2 24 (85.71%) Apple iOS
2 24 (85.71%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Software Engineering
2 25 (89.29%) Web Development
3 24 (85.71%) Cyber Security
4 3 (10.71%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) OOP
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C++
2 27 (96.43%) C#
3 25 (89.29%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Oracle
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago