The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 34 63 34
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -29
Permanent jobs citing C++ 41 15 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.97% 2.05% 7.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.68% 4.34% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 40 7 71
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
351 346 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 51.09% 47.40% 60.04%
Number of salaries quoted 324 304 546
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

C++
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

C++ Salary Trend in Leicestershire

C++
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

C++
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Loughborough +1 30 £42,500 -15.00%
Leicester +8 3 £30,750 -31.66% 1
Hinckley - 3 £39,500 - 1
Lutterworth - 2 £60,000 -
C++
East Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for C++.

1 49 (50.52%) Software Engineering
2 48 (49.48%) Python
3 46 (47.42%) C#
4 40 (41.24%) Video Processing
5 38 (39.18%) C
6 35 (36.08%) Algorithms
7 34 (35.05%) Android
8 32 (32.99%) Java
9 31 (31.96%) Image Processing
10 29 (29.90%) Mathematics
11 28 (28.87%) Linux
11 28 (28.87%) Cybersecurity
12 26 (26.80%) MATLAB
13 24 (24.74%) Windows
14 23 (23.71%) .NET
14 23 (23.71%) Embedded Systems
15 22 (22.68%) SQL Server
15 22 (22.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 20 (20.62%) Smartphone
16 20 (20.62%) Finance
16 20 (20.62%) Smartcard
17 19 (19.59%) Signal Processing
17 19 (19.59%) Bash Shell
18 17 (17.53%) SDLC
18 17 (17.53%) Oracle
18 17 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
19 16 (16.49%) Computer Science
19 16 (16.49%) XML
19 16 (16.49%) Apple iOS
20 14 (14.43%) BlackBerry OS

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.09%) MS Office
1 3 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.06%) MySQL
3 2 (2.06%) Redis
4 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.03%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (7.22%) Git (software)
1 7 (7.22%) Maven
1 7 (7.22%) Subversion
2 6 (6.19%) Apache Ivy
2 6 (6.19%) Artifactory
2 6 (6.19%) InstallShield
2 6 (6.19%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (5.15%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.09%) LabVIEW
4 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.06%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (20.62%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Back Office
2 3 (3.09%) Electronics
2 3 (3.09%) Games
2 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (67.01%) Developer
2 35 (36.08%) Software Developer
3 14 (14.43%) C++ Developer
3 14 (14.43%) Development Manager
3 14 (14.43%) Software Development Manager
3 14 (14.43%) Software Manager
4 12 (12.37%) Embedded Developer
4 12 (12.37%) Embedded Software Developer
5 10 (10.31%) Senior Developer
5 10 (10.31%) Senior Software Developer
6 7 (7.22%) Senior Systems Developer
6 7 (7.22%) Systems Developer
6 7 (7.22%) Tools Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Build and Release Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Build Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Release Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Software Build Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Software Release Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Embedded Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Hardware Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.71%) .NET
2 16 (16.49%) XML
3 13 (13.40%) Web Services
4 11 (11.34%) Node.js
5 10 (10.31%) CSS
5 10 (10.31%) HTML
6 9 (9.28%) HTML5
7 7 (7.22%) CSS3
8 5 (5.15%) jQuery
9 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET
10 3 (3.09%) .NET Framework
10 3 (3.09%) Ajax
10 3 (3.09%) JSON
11 2 (2.06%) J2EE
11 2 (2.06%) J2ME
11 2 (2.06%) LINQ
11 2 (2.06%) MFC
11 2 (2.06%) Spring
11 2 (2.06%) WinForms
11 2 (2.06%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (36.08%) Algorithms
2 29 (29.90%) Mathematics
3 23 (23.71%) Embedded Systems
4 22 (22.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 20 (20.62%) Smartcard
5 20 (20.62%) Smartphone
6 16 (16.49%) Computer Science
7 14 (14.43%) Blackberry
7 14 (14.43%) PKI
8 13 (13.40%) VHDL
9 10 (10.31%) Verilog
10 9 (9.28%) ASIC
11 6 (6.19%) Mobile App
12 3 (3.09%) iPad
13 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
13 1 (1.03%) CUDA
13 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (35.05%) Android
2 28 (28.87%) Linux
3 24 (24.74%) Windows
4 16 (16.49%) Apple iOS
5 14 (14.43%) BlackBerry OS
6 9 (9.28%) Windows Server
7 7 (7.22%) CentOS
7 7 (7.22%) Debian
8 5 (5.15%) Unix
9 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (50.52%) Software Engineering
2 40 (41.24%) Video Processing
3 31 (31.96%) Image Processing
4 28 (28.87%) Cybersecurity
5 19 (19.59%) Signal Processing
6 17 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (17.53%) SDLC
7 14 (14.43%) Line Management
7 14 (14.43%) Mentoring
7 14 (14.43%) Quality Management
8 9 (9.28%) Automated Testing
8 9 (9.28%) OO
9 8 (8.25%) Multithreading
9 8 (8.25%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.19%) Dependency Management
11 6 (6.19%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (6.19%) Software Delivery
12 4 (4.12%) Android Development
13 3 (3.09%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (49.48%) Python
2 46 (47.42%) C#
3 38 (39.18%) C
4 32 (32.99%) Java
5 26 (26.80%) MATLAB
6 19 (19.59%) Bash Shell
7 14 (14.43%) Perl
7 14 (14.43%) Tcl
8 13 (13.40%) JavaScript
9 12 (12.37%) SQL
10 7 (7.22%) ECMAScript
10 7 (7.22%) ES6
10 7 (7.22%) Groovy
11 6 (6.19%) PowerShell
12 5 (5.15%) Shell Script
13 4 (4.12%) VB.NET
14 3 (3.09%) Delphi
14 3 (3.09%) Pascal
15 2 (2.06%) Embedded C
15 2 (2.06%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (10.31%) PhD
2 8 (8.25%) Degree
3 3 (3.09%) MCAD
3 3 (3.09%) MCSA
3 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (9.28%) Firmware
2 2 (2.06%) VirtualBox
2 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (17.53%) Oracle
2 4 (4.12%) Synopsys
3 3 (3.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.06%) VMware
5 1 (1.03%) Zend
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