The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 51 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 6 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.52% 2.86% 5.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.87% 5.29% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 28
Average salary £30,250 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
Leicestershire

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
209 208 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 52.91% 54.03% 61.90%
Number of salaries quoted 199 180 285
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,800 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Leicester

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 10 (90.91%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) C#
3 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 3 (27.27%) Retail
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Ajax
6 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
6 3 (27.27%) MVC
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) UML
6 3 (27.27%) Python
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) MCSA
7 2 (18.18%) MS Office
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (18.18%) Pascal
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 2 (18.18%) XML
7 2 (18.18%) MCAD
7 2 (18.18%) Delphi

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Junior
2 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Architect
3 2 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Head of Digital
4 1 (9.09%) Java Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior C# Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) Ajax
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 2 (18.18%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 2 (18.18%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) J2ME
5 1 (9.09%) Java EE
5 1 (9.09%) Silverlight
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Cloud
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) SDLC
2 3 (27.27%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Android Development
4 1 (9.09%) B2B
4 1 (9.09%) Business Development
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 2 (18.18%) Delphi
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Pascal
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) MCAD
1 2 (18.18%) MCSA
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
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