The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 31 52 20
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -32
Permanent jobs citing C++ 61 32 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.44% 4.66% 10.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.05% 7.94% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 57 31 79
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
552 403 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 58.29% 58.66% 65.22%
Number of salaries quoted 509 374 452
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,800 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
East Midlands

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

C++
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +7 28 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Lutterworth - 10 £40,000 -
Loughborough -2 6 £37,500 +97.36%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 2 - -
C++
East Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 70 (50.72%) Windows
2 67 (48.55%) C#
3 60 (43.48%) Smartcard
4 59 (42.75%) .NET
4 59 (42.75%) Finance
5 57 (41.30%) Cyber Security
6 52 (37.68%) Software Engineering
7 46 (33.33%) Degree
8 44 (31.88%) Computer Science
9 43 (31.16%) Oracle
9 43 (31.16%) XML
10 42 (30.43%) Java
10 42 (30.43%) Mathematics
11 34 (24.64%) Android
12 33 (23.91%) Apple iOS
12 33 (23.91%) Blackberry
12 33 (23.91%) PKI
13 31 (22.46%) SQL Server
13 31 (22.46%) OO
14 27 (19.57%) LDAP
14 27 (19.57%) BlackBerry OS
14 27 (19.57%) Web Development
15 24 (17.39%) QMS
15 24 (17.39%) Product Management
16 19 (13.77%) C
17 18 (13.04%) SQL
18 16 (11.59%) Python
19 15 (10.87%) COM+
19 15 (10.87%) Automated Testing
19 15 (10.87%) WPF

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (1.45%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.45%) Simulink
2 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (19.57%) LDAP
2 4 (2.90%) VoIP
2 4 (2.90%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.45%) GSM
3 2 (1.45%) UMTS
3 2 (1.45%) LTE
4 1 (0.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (22.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.90%) MySQL
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.25%) JIRA
2 10 (7.25%) NUnit
3 4 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.72%) Subversion
4 1 (0.72%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.72%) ClearCase
General
1 59 (42.75%) Finance
2 6 (4.35%) Publishing
2 6 (4.35%) Electronics
3 3 (2.17%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.72%) Games
5 1 (0.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 71 (51.45%) Developer
2 57 (41.30%) C++ Developer
3 44 (31.88%) C++ Software Developer
3 44 (31.88%) Software Developer
4 32 (23.19%) Development Manager
5 28 (20.29%) Software Engineer
6 11 (7.97%) Test Engineer
6 11 (7.97%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (6.52%) Software Test Engineer
8 8 (5.80%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 7 (5.07%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (4.35%) C# Developer
10 6 (4.35%) Applications Developer
10 6 (4.35%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 6 (4.35%) Mobile Developer
11 5 (3.62%) Software Manager
11 5 (3.62%) Software Development Manager
12 4 (2.90%) Senior Developer
13 3 (2.17%) WPF Developer
13 3 (2.17%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (42.75%) .NET
2 43 (31.16%) XML
3 15 (10.87%) COM+
3 15 (10.87%) WPF
4 12 (8.70%) MFC
5 9 (6.52%) Web Services
6 8 (5.80%) WCF
7 7 (5.07%) WF
8 6 (4.35%) ASP.NET
8 6 (4.35%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.17%) HTML
10 2 (1.45%) JSP
10 2 (1.45%) LAMP
11 1 (0.72%) Direct3D
11 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (0.72%) HTML5
11 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.72%) LINQ
11 1 (0.72%) WinForms
11 1 (0.72%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 60 (43.48%) Smartcard
2 44 (31.88%) Computer Science
3 42 (30.43%) Mathematics
4 33 (23.91%) Blackberry
4 33 (23.91%) PKI
5 11 (7.97%) Firmware
6 9 (6.52%) VHDL
7 7 (5.07%) Device Driver
8 6 (4.35%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.90%) Statistics
10 3 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.72%) PMI
11 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 70 (50.72%) Windows
2 34 (24.64%) Android
3 33 (23.91%) Apple iOS
4 27 (19.57%) BlackBerry OS
5 6 (4.35%) Linux
5 6 (4.35%) Windows Phone 8
5 6 (4.35%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (41.30%) Cyber Security
2 52 (37.68%) Software Engineering
3 31 (22.46%) OO
4 27 (19.57%) Web Development
5 24 (17.39%) QMS
5 24 (17.39%) Product Management
6 15 (10.87%) Automated Testing
7 14 (10.14%) Software Testing
8 11 (7.97%) Regression Testing
8 11 (7.97%) Integration Testing
8 11 (7.97%) Multithreading
9 10 (7.25%) Time Management
10 9 (6.52%) Validation
11 8 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (5.07%) Android Development
13 6 (4.35%) Project Management
13 6 (4.35%) Identity Management
13 6 (4.35%) iOS Development
14 4 (2.90%) OOP
14 4 (2.90%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 67 (48.55%) C#
2 42 (30.43%) Java
3 19 (13.77%) C
4 18 (13.04%) SQL
5 16 (11.59%) Python
6 8 (5.80%) Objective-C
7 7 (5.07%) VC++
8 6 (4.35%) MATLAB
8 6 (4.35%) XAML
9 5 (3.62%) JavaScript
9 5 (3.62%) PHP
10 2 (1.45%) Perl
10 2 (1.45%) Tcl
10 2 (1.45%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.72%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.72%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.72%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 46 (33.33%) Degree
2 9 (6.52%) ISEB
3 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.35%) ISO 9001
1 6 (4.35%) TickIT
2 4 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 43 (31.16%) Oracle
2 10 (7.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.80%) Perforce
4 1 (0.72%) Xilinx
4 1 (0.72%) MKS
4 1 (0.72%) Adobe
4 1 (0.72%) EMC
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago