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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 43 59 31
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -28
Permanent jobs citing C++ 38 18 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.05% 2.58% 6.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.60% 5.57% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 36 5 63
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
396 323 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 52.59% 46.21% 58.73%
Number of salaries quoted 363 272 525
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -2 29 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Hinckley - 3 £39,500 -
Leicester -7 2 £29,500 -37.89% 4
C++
East Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 55 (59.78%) Python
2 45 (48.91%) Software Engineering
3 44 (47.83%) Video Processing
4 37 (40.22%) C
5 36 (39.13%) Image Processing
5 36 (39.13%) Algorithms
6 34 (36.96%) C#
7 31 (33.70%) Android
8 29 (31.52%) Linux
9 28 (30.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 28 (30.43%) Embedded Systems
10 27 (29.35%) Mathematics
11 26 (28.26%) MATLAB
12 23 (25.00%) Java
13 19 (20.65%) .NET
13 19 (20.65%) Smartphone
13 19 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (20.65%) Bash Shell
14 18 (19.57%) Cybersecurity
14 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
14 18 (19.57%) Windows
15 17 (18.48%) Signal Processing
16 16 (17.39%) Firmware
17 15 (16.30%) Tcl
17 15 (16.30%) Smartcard
17 15 (16.30%) Finance
17 15 (16.30%) Perl
18 14 (15.22%) JavaScript
19 13 (14.13%) Web Services
20 12 (13.04%) VHDL

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 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.17%) MS Office
1 2 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.17%) MySQL
4 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.09%) Redis
4 1 (1.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Git (software)
1 9 (9.78%) Maven
1 9 (9.78%) Subversion
2 6 (6.52%) Apache Ivy
2 6 (6.52%) Artifactory
2 6 (6.52%) InstallShield
2 6 (6.52%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (6.52%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.26%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.17%) CMake
4 2 (2.17%) Grunt
4 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (16.30%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Back Office
3 3 (3.26%) Games
4 2 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (71.74%) Developer
2 40 (43.48%) Software Developer
3 16 (17.39%) Embedded Developer
3 16 (17.39%) Embedded Software Developer
4 14 (15.22%) Senior Developer
4 14 (15.22%) Senior Software Developer
5 9 (9.78%) C++ Developer
5 9 (9.78%) Development Manager
5 9 (9.78%) Software Development Manager
5 9 (9.78%) Software Manager
6 8 (8.70%) Senior Systems Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Systems Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Tools Developer
8 6 (6.52%) Build and Release Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Build Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Release Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Software Build Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Software Release Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.65%) .NET
2 13 (14.13%) Web Services
3 11 (11.96%) CSS
3 11 (11.96%) HTML
3 11 (11.96%) XML
4 10 (10.87%) HTML5
4 10 (10.87%) Node.js
5 9 (9.78%) CSS3
6 6 (6.52%) jQuery
7 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.35%) Ajax
8 4 (4.35%) JSON
9 2 (2.17%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.17%) Cocoa
9 2 (2.17%) J2EE
9 2 (2.17%) J2ME
9 2 (2.17%) LINQ
9 2 (2.17%) Spring
9 2 (2.17%) WinForms
9 2 (2.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (39.13%) Algorithms
2 28 (30.43%) Embedded Systems
2 28 (30.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 27 (29.35%) Mathematics
4 19 (20.65%) Smartphone
5 15 (16.30%) Smartcard
6 12 (13.04%) Verilog
6 12 (13.04%) VHDL
7 11 (11.96%) Computer Science
8 9 (9.78%) Blackberry
8 9 (9.78%) PKI
9 8 (8.70%) ASIC
10 7 (7.61%) Mobile App
11 4 (4.35%) iPad
12 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (1.09%) CUDA
12 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (33.70%) Android
2 29 (31.52%) Linux
3 18 (19.57%) Windows
4 11 (11.96%) Apple iOS
5 9 (9.78%) BlackBerry OS
6 8 (8.70%) Windows Server
7 7 (7.61%) CentOS
7 7 (7.61%) Debian
8 4 (4.35%) Unix
9 2 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (48.91%) Software Engineering
2 44 (47.83%) Video Processing
3 36 (39.13%) Image Processing
4 19 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (19.57%) Cybersecurity
6 17 (18.48%) Signal Processing
7 11 (11.96%) SDLC
8 9 (9.78%) Automated Testing
8 9 (9.78%) Line Management
8 9 (9.78%) Mentoring
8 9 (9.78%) OO
8 9 (9.78%) Quality Management
9 8 (8.70%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (7.61%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (6.52%) Dependency Management
11 6 (6.52%) Multithreading
11 6 (6.52%) Software Delivery
12 4 (4.35%) Scrum
12 4 (4.35%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (59.78%) Python
2 37 (40.22%) C
3 34 (36.96%) C#
4 26 (28.26%) MATLAB
5 23 (25.00%) Java
6 19 (20.65%) Bash Shell
7 15 (16.30%) Perl
7 15 (16.30%) Tcl
8 14 (15.22%) JavaScript
9 10 (10.87%) SQL
10 9 (9.78%) ES6
10 9 (9.78%) Groovy
11 7 (7.61%) ECMAScript
12 6 (6.52%) PowerShell
13 4 (4.35%) Shell Script
14 3 (3.26%) VB.NET
15 2 (2.17%) Delphi
15 2 (2.17%) Pascal
15 2 (2.17%) PHP
15 2 (2.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) Degree
1 9 (9.78%) PhD
2 2 (2.17%) MCAD
2 2 (2.17%) MCSA
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 16 (17.39%) Firmware
2 1 (1.09%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (11.96%) Oracle
2 4 (4.35%) Synopsys
3 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.09%) VMware
4 1 (1.09%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.09%) Zend
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