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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 29 49 18
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -31
Permanent jobs citing C++ 70 32 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.31% 4.78% 12.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.35% 8.16% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 66 31 91
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
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
567 392 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 59.25% 58.51% 65.87%
Number of salaries quoted 527 365 468
Average salary £38,000 £38,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £48,500
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 22 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 22 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 +11 32 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Lutterworth - 12 £40,000 -
Loughborough -2 5 £40,000 +116.21%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 2 - -
C++
East Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 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 72 (51.80%) Windows
2 69 (49.64%) C#
3 63 (45.32%) Smartcard
4 61 (43.88%) .NET
4 61 (43.88%) Finance
5 60 (43.17%) Cyber Security
6 54 (38.85%) Software Engineering
7 46 (33.09%) Computer Science
8 45 (32.37%) Oracle
8 45 (32.37%) XML
8 45 (32.37%) Degree
9 44 (31.65%) Java
9 44 (31.65%) Mathematics
10 36 (25.90%) Android
11 35 (25.18%) Blackberry
11 35 (25.18%) PKI
11 35 (25.18%) Apple iOS
12 33 (23.74%) SQL Server
13 30 (21.58%) OO
14 29 (20.86%) LDAP
14 29 (20.86%) Web Development
14 29 (20.86%) BlackBerry OS
15 25 (17.99%) QMS
15 25 (17.99%) Product Management
16 18 (12.95%) C
16 18 (12.95%) SQL
17 15 (10.79%) COM+
17 15 (10.79%) Python
17 15 (10.79%) Automated Testing
17 15 (10.79%) WPF

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (1.44%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.44%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.44%) Simulink
2 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 29 (20.86%) LDAP
2 4 (2.88%) VoIP
2 4 (2.88%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.44%) LTE
3 2 (1.44%) GSM
3 2 (1.44%) UMTS
4 1 (0.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.88%) MySQL
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (8.63%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.19%) NUnit
2 10 (7.19%) JIRA
3 4 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.72%) Subversion
4 1 (0.72%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.72%) LabVIEW
General
1 61 (43.88%) Finance
2 6 (4.32%) Electronics
2 6 (4.32%) Publishing
3 3 (2.16%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.72%) Law
5 1 (0.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 71 (51.08%) Developer
2 58 (41.73%) C++ Developer
3 46 (33.09%) Software Developer
3 46 (33.09%) C++ Software Developer
4 33 (23.74%) Development Manager
5 28 (20.14%) Software Engineer
6 11 (7.91%) Test Engineer
6 11 (7.91%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (6.47%) Software Test Engineer
8 8 (5.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 7 (5.04%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (4.32%) Applications Developer
10 6 (4.32%) C# Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Mobile Developer
11 5 (3.60%) Software Manager
11 5 (3.60%) Software Development Manager
12 4 (2.88%) Senior Developer
13 3 (2.16%) Web Developer
13 3 (2.16%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (43.88%) .NET
2 45 (32.37%) XML
3 15 (10.79%) COM+
3 15 (10.79%) WPF
4 12 (8.63%) MFC
5 9 (6.47%) Web Services
6 8 (5.76%) WCF
7 7 (5.04%) WF
8 6 (4.32%) ASP.NET
8 6 (4.32%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.16%) HTML
10 2 (1.44%) JSP
10 2 (1.44%) LAMP
11 1 (0.72%) WinForms
11 1 (0.72%) LINQ
11 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.72%) HTML5
11 1 (0.72%) Direct3D
11 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (0.72%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 63 (45.32%) Smartcard
2 46 (33.09%) Computer Science
3 44 (31.65%) Mathematics
4 35 (25.18%) Blackberry
4 35 (25.18%) PKI
5 11 (7.91%) Firmware
6 9 (6.47%) VHDL
7 7 (5.04%) Device Driver
8 6 (4.32%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.88%) Statistics
10 3 (2.16%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.72%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 72 (51.80%) Windows
2 36 (25.90%) Android
3 35 (25.18%) Apple iOS
4 29 (20.86%) BlackBerry OS
5 6 (4.32%) Windows Phone 8
5 6 (4.32%) Windows Phone
5 6 (4.32%) Linux
6 1 (0.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (43.17%) Cyber Security
2 54 (38.85%) Software Engineering
3 30 (21.58%) OO
4 29 (20.86%) Web Development
5 25 (17.99%) QMS
5 25 (17.99%) Product Management
6 15 (10.79%) Automated Testing
7 14 (10.07%) Software Testing
8 11 (7.91%) Regression Testing
8 11 (7.91%) Integration Testing
9 10 (7.19%) Multithreading
9 10 (7.19%) Time Management
10 9 (6.47%) Validation
11 8 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (5.04%) Android Development
13 6 (4.32%) iOS Development
13 6 (4.32%) Project Management
13 6 (4.32%) Identity Management
14 4 (2.88%) Project Planning
15 3 (2.16%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 69 (49.64%) C#
2 44 (31.65%) Java
3 18 (12.95%) C
3 18 (12.95%) SQL
4 15 (10.79%) Python
5 8 (5.76%) Objective-C
6 7 (5.04%) VC++
7 6 (4.32%) XAML
8 5 (3.60%) MATLAB
8 5 (3.60%) PHP
8 5 (3.60%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.72%) Perl
9 1 (0.72%) Delphi
9 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.72%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.72%) Tcl
9 1 (0.72%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (32.37%) Degree
2 9 (6.47%) ISEB
3 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.32%) ISO 9001
1 6 (4.32%) TickIT
2 4 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 45 (32.37%) Oracle
2 10 (7.19%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.76%) Perforce
4 1 (0.72%) Xilinx
4 1 (0.72%) Adobe
4 1 (0.72%) EMC
4 1 (0.72%) MKS
Leicestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago