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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 66 26 39
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 10 79 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.42% 8.49% 6.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.82% 13.62% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 75 43
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £54,000
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
355 580 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 50.57% 62.30% 59.80%
Number of salaries quoted 316 528 374
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -23 3 £36,750 -8.12%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 2 £40,000 -
Loughborough +4 1 £70,000 +75.00% 2
C++
East Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 29 (85.29%) C#
2 24 (70.59%) Software Engineering
3 18 (52.94%) .NET
4 13 (38.24%) C
5 12 (35.29%) SQL
5 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 11 (32.35%) Windows
7 10 (29.41%) XML
8 9 (26.47%) Python
8 9 (26.47%) Mathematics
8 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
8 9 (26.47%) Android
9 8 (23.53%) .NET Framework
9 8 (23.53%) Oracle
9 8 (23.53%) Java
10 7 (20.59%) LDAP
10 7 (20.59%) Smartcard
10 7 (20.59%) Blackberry
10 7 (20.59%) Finance
10 7 (20.59%) PKI
10 7 (20.59%) Web Development
10 7 (20.59%) SCADA
10 7 (20.59%) Apple iOS
10 7 (20.59%) BlackBerry OS
10 7 (20.59%) Cyber Security
11 6 (17.65%) Multithreading
11 6 (17.65%) WPF
11 6 (17.65%) MATLAB
12 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (14.71%) Image Processing

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (11.76%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) LabVIEW
1 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.94%) Selenium
2 1 (2.94%) TestComplete
2 1 (2.94%) AccuRev
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) Ranorex
2 1 (2.94%) MSBuild
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Automotive
2 4 (11.76%) Electronics
3 2 (5.88%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Software Engineer
2 13 (38.24%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Software Developer
5 7 (20.59%) C++ Developer
5 7 (20.59%) C++ Software Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Team Leader
6 5 (14.71%) Software Team Leader
7 4 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) .NET Team Leader
9 1 (2.94%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Principal Software Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Applications Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) XML
3 8 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 6 (17.65%) WPF
5 4 (11.76%) WCF
6 3 (8.82%) MFC
6 3 (8.82%) WinForms
7 2 (5.88%) OpenCV
7 2 (5.88%) WF
8 1 (2.94%) HTML
8 1 (2.94%) XSD
8 1 (2.94%) XSLT
8 1 (2.94%) COM
8 1 (2.94%) STL
8 1 (2.94%) Web Services
8 1 (2.94%) .NET Remoting
8 1 (2.94%) Silverlight
8 1 (2.94%) RESTful
8 1 (2.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (2.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Mathematics
1 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.59%) Smartcard
2 7 (20.59%) Blackberry
2 7 (20.59%) PKI
2 7 (20.59%) SCADA
3 3 (8.82%) Device Driver
3 3 (8.82%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (8.82%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.94%) MPEG
5 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Android
3 7 (20.59%) Apple iOS
3 7 (20.59%) BlackBerry OS
4 3 (8.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Software Engineering
2 7 (20.59%) Web Development
2 7 (20.59%) Cyber Security
3 6 (17.65%) Multithreading
4 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.71%) Image Processing
5 3 (8.82%) Scrum
5 3 (8.82%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) Analytics
6 2 (5.88%) Video Analytics
6 2 (5.88%) Video Processing
6 2 (5.88%) Validation
7 1 (2.94%) UML
7 1 (2.94%) Code Coverage
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Workflow
7 1 (2.94%) Change Management
7 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) C#
2 13 (38.24%) C
3 12 (35.29%) SQL
4 9 (26.47%) Python
5 8 (23.53%) Java
6 6 (17.65%) MATLAB
7 2 (5.88%) Tcl
7 2 (5.88%) VC++
7 2 (5.88%) VB
8 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.94%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
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