The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 63 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 15 71 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.09% 7.46% 6.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.80% 11.99% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13 69 42
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
395 592 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 54.94% 62.18% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 344 528 362
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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
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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 -11 4 £46,250 -7.50% 4
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 4 £40,000 -
Loughborough 0 3 £42,999 +22.85%
C++
East Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 36 (87.80%) C#
2 30 (73.17%) Software Engineering
3 24 (58.54%) .NET
4 19 (46.34%) Windows
5 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
6 14 (34.15%) XML
6 14 (34.15%) C
6 14 (34.15%) Android
7 13 (31.71%) SQL
8 12 (29.27%) WPF
9 11 (26.83%) Mathematics
9 11 (26.83%) Computer Science
10 10 (24.39%) Java
11 9 (21.95%) Oracle
11 9 (21.95%) Smartcard
11 9 (21.95%) Blackberry
11 9 (21.95%) Python
11 9 (21.95%) LDAP
11 9 (21.95%) Finance
11 9 (21.95%) PKI
11 9 (21.95%) Web Development
11 9 (21.95%) .NET Framework
11 9 (21.95%) Apple iOS
11 9 (21.95%) BlackBerry OS
11 9 (21.95%) Cyber Security
12 8 (19.51%) Multithreading
13 7 (17.07%) SCADA
14 6 (14.63%) WCF
14 6 (14.63%) Degree
14 6 (14.63%) HTML5

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) LDAP
2 3 (7.32%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) LabVIEW
2 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.32%) AccuRev
2 3 (7.32%) MSBuild
2 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) Ranorex
3 1 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.44%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) TestComplete
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Electronics
2 4 (9.76%) Automotive
3 3 (7.32%) Multimedia
3 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.88%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Software Engineer
2 15 (36.59%) Developer
3 14 (34.15%) Software Developer
4 13 (31.71%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (21.95%) C++ Software Developer
5 9 (21.95%) C++ Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Team Leader
6 5 (12.20%) Software Team Leader
7 3 (7.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.44%) .NET Team Leader
9 1 (2.44%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (58.54%) .NET
2 14 (34.15%) XML
3 12 (29.27%) WPF
4 9 (21.95%) .NET Framework
5 6 (14.63%) WCF
5 6 (14.63%) HTML5
5 6 (14.63%) HTML
6 5 (12.20%) WinForms
7 4 (9.76%) WF
8 3 (7.32%) Silverlight
8 3 (7.32%) RESTful
8 3 (7.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 3 (7.32%) REST
8 3 (7.32%) .NET Remoting
8 3 (7.32%) XSD
8 3 (7.32%) XSLT
8 3 (7.32%) MFC
8 3 (7.32%) COM
8 3 (7.32%) STL
8 3 (7.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Mathematics
1 11 (26.83%) Computer Science
2 9 (21.95%) Smartcard
2 9 (21.95%) Blackberry
2 9 (21.95%) PKI
3 7 (17.07%) SCADA
4 5 (12.20%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (7.32%) Algorithms
5 3 (7.32%) MPEG
5 3 (7.32%) Device Driver
6 2 (4.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) Windows
2 14 (34.15%) Android
3 9 (21.95%) Apple iOS
3 9 (21.95%) BlackBerry OS
4 6 (14.63%) Linux
5 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Software Engineering
2 9 (21.95%) Web Development
2 9 (21.95%) Cyber Security
3 8 (19.51%) Multithreading
4 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.20%) Image Processing
6 4 (9.76%) Scrum
7 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.32%) Workflow
7 3 (7.32%) UML
7 3 (7.32%) Code Coverage
7 3 (7.32%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (7.32%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) Video Analytics
8 2 (4.88%) Analytics
8 2 (4.88%) Video Processing
8 2 (4.88%) Validation
9 1 (2.44%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.44%) CAD
9 1 (2.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (87.80%) C#
2 14 (34.15%) C
3 13 (31.71%) SQL
4 10 (24.39%) Java
5 9 (21.95%) Python
6 6 (14.63%) MATLAB
7 3 (7.32%) XPath
7 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.88%) Tcl
8 2 (4.88%) VC++
9 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
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