The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 41 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 37 38 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.16% 8.17% 9.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.34% 13.77% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 35 36 33
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
358 276 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 59.57% 59.35% 63.42%
Number of salaries quoted 316 247 200
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
Leicestershire

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 16 April 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Leicester

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 48 (70.59%) C#
2 45 (66.18%) .NET
3 43 (63.24%) Java
4 40 (58.82%) Software Engineering
5 38 (55.88%) XML
6 36 (52.94%) Finance
7 34 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 32 (47.06%) Windows
8 32 (47.06%) Web Development
8 32 (47.06%) Android
8 32 (47.06%) Apple iOS
9 31 (45.59%) BlackBerry OS
9 31 (45.59%) Cyber Security
9 31 (45.59%) Mathematics
9 31 (45.59%) Computer Science
9 31 (45.59%) PKI
9 31 (45.59%) LDAP
9 31 (45.59%) Oracle
9 31 (45.59%) Smartcard
9 31 (45.59%) Blackberry
10 20 (29.41%) C
11 18 (26.47%) Information Security
12 12 (17.65%) PHP
13 11 (16.18%) HTML
14 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
14 10 (14.71%) Degree
15 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (13.24%) Linux
16 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET
16 8 (11.76%) OO

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 2 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Simulink
1 2 (2.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 31 (45.59%) LDAP
2 4 (5.88%) VoIP
2 4 (5.88%) Unified Communications
3 3 (4.41%) Intranet
4 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.94%) JIRA
3 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.94%) NUnit
4 1 (1.47%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.47%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.47%) Selenium
4 1 (1.47%) FitNesse
General
1 36 (52.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Games
3 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (66.18%) Developer
2 36 (52.94%) Software Developer
2 36 (52.94%) C++ Software Developer
2 36 (52.94%) C++ Developer
3 7 (10.29%) Software Engineer
3 7 (10.29%) Test Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Web Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Development Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Embedded C Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.41%) UNIX Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) C Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (66.18%) .NET
2 38 (55.88%) XML
3 11 (16.18%) HTML
4 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 6 (8.82%) CSS
6 5 (7.35%) JSP
7 3 (4.41%) CSS3
7 3 (4.41%) Web Services
7 3 (4.41%) MFC
8 2 (2.94%) jQuery
8 2 (2.94%) Ajax
8 2 (2.94%) LAMP
8 2 (2.94%) XSLT
8 2 (2.94%) Flash
8 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.94%) HTML5
9 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 1 (1.47%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (1.47%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (45.59%) Mathematics
1 31 (45.59%) Computer Science
1 31 (45.59%) PKI
1 31 (45.59%) Smartcard
1 31 (45.59%) Blackberry
2 7 (10.29%) Firmware
3 4 (5.88%) Statistics
4 3 (4.41%) VHDL
5 2 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 32 (47.06%) Windows
1 32 (47.06%) Android
1 32 (47.06%) Apple iOS
2 31 (45.59%) BlackBerry OS
3 9 (13.24%) Linux
4 3 (4.41%) UNIX
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (58.82%) Software Engineering
2 32 (47.06%) Web Development
3 31 (45.59%) Cyber Security
4 18 (26.47%) Information Security
5 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.76%) OO
7 5 (7.35%) OOP
7 5 (7.35%) Project Management
7 5 (7.35%) Regression Testing
7 5 (7.35%) MVC
7 5 (7.35%) Integration Testing
8 4 (5.88%) Project Planning
8 4 (5.88%) Automated Testing
8 4 (5.88%) Validation
9 3 (4.41%) Software Testing
9 3 (4.41%) Time Management
10 2 (2.94%) Web Design
10 2 (2.94%) TDD
10 2 (2.94%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.94%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (70.59%) C#
2 43 (63.24%) Java
3 20 (29.41%) C
4 12 (17.65%) PHP
5 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.29%) Python
7 4 (5.88%) Embedded C
7 4 (5.88%) Embedded C++
8 3 (4.41%) SQL
8 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.94%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.94%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.94%) ActionScript
9 2 (2.94%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (45.59%) Oracle
2 2 (2.94%) Adobe
3 1 (1.47%) MKS
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