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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 50 52 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 12 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.94% 0.74% 3.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.90% 1.43% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 11
Median salary £52,500 £32,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.06% -36.00%
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
245 210 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 60.05% 52.11% 54.84%
Number of salaries quoted 238 201 180
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 £29,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 January 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Leicester

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 12 (85.71%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 9 (64.29%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) Degree
3 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
4 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
5 7 (50.00%) MVC
5 7 (50.00%) Finance
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 6 (42.86%) XML
7 5 (35.71%) CSS
7 5 (35.71%) HTML
7 5 (35.71%) Banking
7 5 (35.71%) Ajax
7 5 (35.71%) WCF
7 5 (35.71%) jQuery
7 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
9 3 (21.43%) OO
9 3 (21.43%) JIRA
10 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
10 2 (14.29%) Physics
10 2 (14.29%) WinForms
10 2 (14.29%) WPF
10 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 2 (14.29%) NUnit
11 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
11 1 (7.14%) Perforce
11 1 (7.14%) VB

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 3 (21.43%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) NUnit
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
1 7 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior C++ Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 6 (42.86%) XML
3 5 (35.71%) Ajax
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) jQuery
3 5 (35.71%) WCF
4 2 (14.29%) WinForms
4 2 (14.29%) WPF
5 1 (7.14%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 2 (14.29%) Physics
3 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Business Development
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Perforce
Leicester, Leicestershire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Salary: Up to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
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IBM Client Innovation Centre
Salary: Up to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago