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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 46 48 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 26 55 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.72% 6.57% 5.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.47% 10.56% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 25 54 32
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
348 521 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 49.86% 62.25% 64.61%
Number of salaries quoted 315 465 429
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 January 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 28 January 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
(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 +12 12 £50,000 - 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch -2 5 £45,000 +55.17% 1
Loughborough - 2 £42,999 - 2
C++
East Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 46 (80.70%) C#
1 46 (80.70%) Software Engineering
2 37 (64.91%) Windows
3 35 (61.40%) .NET
4 24 (42.11%) SQL Server
4 24 (42.11%) Android
5 22 (38.60%) Java
6 21 (36.84%) XML
7 19 (33.33%) Apple iOS
7 19 (33.33%) Web Development
8 18 (31.58%) PKI
8 18 (31.58%) Mathematics
8 18 (31.58%) Computer Science
8 18 (31.58%) BlackBerry OS
8 18 (31.58%) Cyber Security
8 18 (31.58%) Oracle
8 18 (31.58%) LDAP
8 18 (31.58%) Smartcard
8 18 (31.58%) Blackberry
8 18 (31.58%) Finance
9 17 (29.82%) C
10 14 (24.56%) SQL
11 12 (21.05%) WPF
12 11 (19.30%) Multithreading
13 10 (17.54%) Python
14 9 (15.79%) .NET Framework
14 9 (15.79%) SCADA
15 8 (14.04%) HTML
16 7 (12.28%) HTML5
17 6 (10.53%) Degree

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (7.02%) Simulink
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.58%) LDAP
2 4 (7.02%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.26%) MSBuild
3 2 (3.51%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.75%) Subversion
4 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.75%) Hudson
4 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Electronics
3 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.26%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.51%) Automotive
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (49.12%) Developer
2 23 (40.35%) Software Engineer
2 23 (40.35%) C++ Developer
3 22 (38.60%) Software Developer
4 19 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
5 14 (24.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Team Leader
6 5 (8.77%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (3.51%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.51%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Analyst
8 1 (1.75%) Test Analyst
8 1 (1.75%) Programmer
8 1 (1.75%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (61.40%) .NET
2 21 (36.84%) XML
3 12 (21.05%) WPF
4 9 (15.79%) .NET Framework
5 8 (14.04%) HTML
6 7 (12.28%) HTML5
7 6 (10.53%) WCF
8 5 (8.77%) Web Services
9 4 (7.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 4 (7.02%) STL
9 4 (7.02%) WinForms
9 4 (7.02%) WF
10 3 (5.26%) Silverlight
10 3 (5.26%) RESTful
10 3 (5.26%) .NET Remoting
10 3 (5.26%) XSD
10 3 (5.26%) XSLT
10 3 (5.26%) COM
10 3 (5.26%) REST
11 1 (1.75%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.58%) Smartcard
1 18 (31.58%) Blackberry
1 18 (31.58%) PKI
1 18 (31.58%) Mathematics
1 18 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.79%) SCADA
3 4 (7.02%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (5.26%) MPEG
5 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.51%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 37 (64.91%) Windows
2 24 (42.11%) Android
3 19 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 18 (31.58%) BlackBerry OS
5 6 (10.53%) Linux
6 2 (3.51%) UNIX
7 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (80.70%) Software Engineering
2 19 (33.33%) Web Development
3 18 (31.58%) Cyber Security
4 11 (19.30%) Multithreading
5 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (7.02%) Image Processing
6 3 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (5.26%) Workflow
6 3 (5.26%) UML
6 3 (5.26%) Code Coverage
6 3 (5.26%) Scrum
7 2 (3.51%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.51%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.51%) Line Management
7 2 (3.51%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (3.51%) System Testing
8 1 (1.75%) Time Management
8 1 (1.75%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.75%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 46 (80.70%) C#
2 22 (38.60%) Java
3 17 (29.82%) C
4 14 (24.56%) SQL
5 10 (17.54%) Python
6 4 (7.02%) MATLAB
6 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.26%) XPath
8 2 (3.51%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.51%) VC++
9 1 (1.75%) VB
9 1 (1.75%) Perl
9 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Oracle
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.26%) AccuRev
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughborough
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £32000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago