The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 48 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 12 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.00% 1.61% 2.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.80% 3.03% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 11
Median salary £45,000 £24,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -50.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
250 198 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 62.50% 53.23% 54.09%
Number of salaries quoted 236 184 191
Median salary £36,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.97% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

C++
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

C++ Salary Trend in Leicester

C++
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Leicester

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for C++.

1 18 (90.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (60.00%) .NET
4 11 (55.00%) Degree
5 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (45.00%) Java
7 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
8 7 (35.00%) MVC
8 7 (35.00%) Finance
9 6 (30.00%) XML
10 5 (25.00%) CSS
10 5 (25.00%) HTML
10 5 (25.00%) Banking
10 5 (25.00%) WCF
10 5 (25.00%) Ajax
10 5 (25.00%) jQuery
10 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (20.00%) Algorithms
11 4 (20.00%) JIRA
11 4 (20.00%) WPF
11 4 (20.00%) WinForms
11 4 (20.00%) C
11 4 (20.00%) OO
11 4 (20.00%) Windows
12 3 (15.00%) VB
12 3 (15.00%) VB6
12 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (15.00%) NUnit

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Simulink
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (20.00%) JIRA
3 3 (15.00%) NUnit
4 1 (5.00%) WiX
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Technical Architect
3 6 (30.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) C++ Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C++ Software Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C++/C# Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Programme Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (30.00%) XML
4 5 (25.00%) Ajax
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (25.00%) CSS
4 5 (25.00%) HTML
4 5 (25.00%) jQuery
4 5 (25.00%) WCF
5 4 (20.00%) WinForms
5 4 (20.00%) WPF
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (35.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Physics
6 1 (5.00%) 3D Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) Business Development
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) C
4 3 (15.00%) VB
4 3 (15.00%) VB6
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) Perforce
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