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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 35 52 26
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -26
Permanent jobs citing C++ 52 31 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.99% 4.34% 9.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.20% 7.40% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 49 29 70
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £19,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
510 419 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 58.76% 58.60% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 468 389 440
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,300 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
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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 +8 21 £50,000 +53.84% 3
Lutterworth - 8 £40,000 -
Loughborough 0 5 £35,000 +84.21%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 4 £40,000 - 1
C++
East Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 64 (49.23%) Windows
2 60 (46.15%) C#
3 54 (41.54%) .NET
4 51 (39.23%) Software Engineering
4 51 (39.23%) Smartcard
5 50 (38.46%) Finance
6 48 (36.92%) Cyber Security
7 44 (33.85%) Degree
8 41 (31.54%) Computer Science
9 40 (30.77%) Oracle
9 40 (30.77%) XML
10 39 (30.00%) Mathematics
11 37 (28.46%) Java
12 31 (23.85%) OO
13 29 (22.31%) Android
14 27 (20.77%) Apple iOS
14 27 (20.77%) Blackberry
14 27 (20.77%) PKI
15 25 (19.23%) Web Development
15 25 (19.23%) SQL Server
16 24 (18.46%) LDAP
16 24 (18.46%) BlackBerry OS
17 21 (16.15%) QMS
17 21 (16.15%) Product Management
17 21 (16.15%) C
18 20 (15.38%) SQL
19 19 (14.62%) Python
20 15 (11.54%) COM+
20 15 (11.54%) Automated Testing
21 14 (10.77%) Software Testing

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (1.54%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Simulink
2 2 (1.54%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.77%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.77%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.46%) LDAP
2 4 (3.08%) VoIP
2 4 (3.08%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.54%) LTE
3 2 (1.54%) GSM
3 2 (1.54%) UMTS
4 1 (0.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (9.23%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.69%) NUnit
2 10 (7.69%) JIRA
3 4 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.54%) Subversion
5 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.77%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.77%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.77%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.77%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.77%) Hudson
5 1 (0.77%) Jenkins
General
1 50 (38.46%) Finance
2 6 (4.62%) Electronics
3 3 (2.31%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.31%) Publishing
4 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.77%) Law
5 1 (0.77%) Games
5 1 (0.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (49.23%) Developer
2 54 (41.54%) C++ Developer
3 42 (32.31%) Software Developer
3 42 (32.31%) C++ Software Developer
4 30 (23.08%) Software Engineer
5 29 (22.31%) Development Manager
6 13 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 11 (8.46%) Test Engineer
8 9 (6.92%) Software Test Engineer
9 8 (6.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 7 (5.38%) C# Software Engineer
11 5 (3.85%) Software Development Manager
11 5 (3.85%) Software Manager
12 4 (3.08%) C# Developer
13 3 (2.31%) Systems Engineer
13 3 (2.31%) Applications Developer
13 3 (2.31%) Senior Developer
13 3 (2.31%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 3 (2.31%) Mobile Developer
13 3 (2.31%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (41.54%) .NET
2 40 (30.77%) XML
3 15 (11.54%) COM+
4 12 (9.23%) MFC
5 10 (7.69%) WPF
6 6 (4.62%) Web Services
6 6 (4.62%) .NET Framework
6 6 (4.62%) WCF
7 5 (3.85%) WF
8 4 (3.08%) HTML
8 4 (3.08%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.54%) CSS
9 2 (1.54%) LAMP
10 1 (0.77%) Cocoa
10 1 (0.77%) HTML5
10 1 (0.77%) Direct3D
10 1 (0.77%) Android SDK
10 1 (0.77%) JSP
10 1 (0.77%) Swing
10 1 (0.77%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 51 (39.23%) Smartcard
2 41 (31.54%) Computer Science
3 39 (30.00%) Mathematics
4 27 (20.77%) Blackberry
4 27 (20.77%) PKI
5 11 (8.46%) Firmware
6 9 (6.92%) VHDL
7 7 (5.38%) Device Driver
8 4 (3.08%) Statistics
9 3 (2.31%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (2.31%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.54%) SCADA
11 1 (0.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 64 (49.23%) Windows
2 29 (22.31%) Android
3 27 (20.77%) Apple iOS
4 24 (18.46%) BlackBerry OS
5 7 (5.38%) Linux
6 3 (2.31%) Windows Phone 8
6 3 (2.31%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.54%) UNIX
8 1 (0.77%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (39.23%) Software Engineering
2 48 (36.92%) Cyber Security
3 31 (23.85%) OO
4 25 (19.23%) Web Development
5 21 (16.15%) QMS
5 21 (16.15%) Product Management
6 15 (11.54%) Automated Testing
7 14 (10.77%) Software Testing
8 12 (9.23%) Multithreading
9 11 (8.46%) Integration Testing
9 11 (8.46%) Regression Testing
10 10 (7.69%) Time Management
11 9 (6.92%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (5.38%) Validation
13 5 (3.85%) Project Management
13 5 (3.85%) OOP
13 5 (3.85%) Image Processing
14 4 (3.08%) Android Development
14 4 (3.08%) Project Planning
15 3 (2.31%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (46.15%) C#
2 37 (28.46%) Java
3 21 (16.15%) C
4 20 (15.38%) SQL
5 19 (14.62%) Python
6 7 (5.38%) MATLAB
7 6 (4.62%) Objective-C
7 6 (4.62%) VC++
8 4 (3.08%) PHP
8 4 (3.08%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.31%) Perl
9 3 (2.31%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.31%) XAML
10 2 (1.54%) Tcl
11 1 (0.77%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.77%) Delphi
11 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.77%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 44 (33.85%) Degree
2 9 (6.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.31%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.31%) TickIT
Vendors
1 40 (30.77%) Oracle
2 10 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.15%) Perforce
4 1 (0.77%) Xilinx
4 1 (0.77%) Adobe
4 1 (0.77%) EMC
4 1 (0.77%) MKS
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leicestershire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
ThreePeople
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits based on experience
Posted: 5 days ago