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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 38 49 36
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 43 37 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.42% 5.21% 7.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.37% 8.51% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 39 35 49
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £19,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
459 435 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 57.88% 61.27% 61.86%
Number of salaries quoted 419 407 362
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 23 September 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 23 September 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 20 £50,000 +53.84% 3
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 7 £40,000 -
Loughborough +2 4 £35,000 +84.21%
Lutterworth - 3 £40,000 -
C++
East Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 65 (54.62%) Windows
2 53 (44.54%) C#
3 50 (42.02%) .NET
3 50 (42.02%) Software Engineering
4 45 (37.82%) Smartcard
5 44 (36.97%) Finance
6 42 (35.29%) Computer Science
6 42 (35.29%) Cyber Security
7 41 (34.45%) Oracle
8 40 (33.61%) XML
8 40 (33.61%) Mathematics
9 39 (32.77%) Degree
10 36 (30.25%) Java
11 29 (24.37%) OO
12 27 (22.69%) Android
13 26 (21.85%) Web Development
13 26 (21.85%) SQL Server
14 25 (21.01%) LDAP
14 25 (21.01%) Blackberry
14 25 (21.01%) PKI
14 25 (21.01%) Apple iOS
14 25 (21.01%) BlackBerry OS
15 22 (18.49%) Line Management
15 22 (18.49%) SQL
16 21 (17.65%) C
17 17 (14.29%) Python
17 17 (14.29%) Product Management
17 17 (14.29%) QMS
18 16 (13.45%) Automated Testing
19 15 (12.61%) COM+

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (1.68%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (2.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.68%) Simulink
3 1 (0.84%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.01%) LDAP
2 4 (3.36%) VoIP
2 4 (3.36%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.68%) LTE
3 2 (1.68%) GSM
3 2 (1.68%) UMTS
4 1 (0.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (9.24%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.56%) NUnit
2 9 (7.56%) JIRA
3 4 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.68%) Subversion
5 1 (0.84%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.84%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.84%) Hudson
5 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
General
1 44 (36.97%) Finance
2 8 (6.72%) Electronics
3 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.68%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (51.26%) Developer
2 55 (46.22%) C++ Developer
3 42 (35.29%) C++ Software Developer
3 42 (35.29%) Software Developer
4 25 (21.01%) Software Engineer
4 25 (21.01%) Development Manager
5 14 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (7.56%) Test Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Software Development Manager
8 5 (4.20%) Software Manager
9 2 (1.68%) Systems Support Engineer
9 2 (1.68%) Senior C++ Developer
9 2 (1.68%) C# Developer
9 2 (1.68%) Senior Developer
9 2 (1.68%) Systems Support
9 2 (1.68%) Programmer
9 2 (1.68%) Support Engineer
9 2 (1.68%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (42.02%) .NET
2 40 (33.61%) XML
3 15 (12.61%) COM+
4 11 (9.24%) MFC
5 5 (4.20%) Web Services
6 4 (3.36%) HTML
6 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.68%) CSS
7 2 (1.68%) LAMP
8 1 (0.84%) Cocoa
8 1 (0.84%) WPF
8 1 (0.84%) HTML5
8 1 (0.84%) Direct3D
8 1 (0.84%) Android SDK
8 1 (0.84%) Swing
8 1 (0.84%) AWT
8 1 (0.84%) OpenGL
8 1 (0.84%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 45 (37.82%) Smartcard
2 42 (35.29%) Computer Science
3 40 (33.61%) Mathematics
4 25 (21.01%) Blackberry
4 25 (21.01%) PKI
5 8 (6.72%) VHDL
5 8 (6.72%) Firmware
6 7 (5.88%) Device Driver
7 4 (3.36%) Statistics
7 4 (3.36%) SCADA
8 3 (2.52%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.68%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.84%) User Experience
10 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 65 (54.62%) Windows
2 27 (22.69%) Android
3 25 (21.01%) Apple iOS
3 25 (21.01%) BlackBerry OS
4 6 (5.04%) Linux
5 2 (1.68%) UNIX
6 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (42.02%) Software Engineering
2 42 (35.29%) Cyber Security
3 29 (24.37%) OO
4 26 (21.85%) Web Development
5 22 (18.49%) Line Management
6 17 (14.29%) QMS
6 17 (14.29%) Product Management
7 16 (13.45%) Automated Testing
8 14 (11.76%) Software Testing
9 10 (8.40%) Time Management
10 9 (7.56%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (6.72%) Integration Testing
11 8 (6.72%) Regression Testing
12 7 (5.88%) Image Processing
13 6 (5.04%) Multithreading
14 5 (4.20%) Project Management
15 4 (3.36%) OOP
15 4 (3.36%) Project Planning
16 3 (2.52%) System Testing
16 3 (2.52%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (44.54%) C#
2 36 (30.25%) Java
3 22 (18.49%) SQL
4 21 (17.65%) C
5 17 (14.29%) Python
6 6 (5.04%) MATLAB
7 4 (3.36%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.52%) Perl
8 3 (2.52%) PHP
8 3 (2.52%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.52%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.68%) Tcl
10 1 (0.84%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 39 (32.77%) Degree
2 8 (6.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 41 (34.45%) Oracle
2 12 (10.08%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.72%) Perforce
4 1 (0.84%) Xilinx
4 1 (0.84%) EMC
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + 35 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leicester
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits based on experience
Posted: 18 days ago