The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 39 59 39
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 41 19 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.20% 2.87% 5.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.86% 6.38% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 39 8 43
Median salary £42,500 £48,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,200 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
416 298 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 52.79% 44.95% 58.11%
Number of salaries quoted 379 253 450
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

C++
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Loughborough -1 27 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Leicester -10 2 £29,500 -37.89% 1
Hinckley - 2 £39,500 - 1
Coalville - 1 £45,000 -
C++
East Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for C++.

1 55 (64.71%) Python
2 49 (57.65%) Video Processing
3 43 (50.59%) Computer Vision
4 40 (47.06%) Software Engineering
5 37 (43.53%) Image Processing
5 37 (43.53%) C
5 37 (43.53%) Algorithms
6 30 (35.29%) Linux
6 30 (35.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 29 (34.12%) MATLAB
7 29 (34.12%) Embedded Systems
8 28 (32.94%) Mathematics
9 25 (29.41%) Android
10 24 (28.24%) C#
11 20 (23.53%) Firmware
11 20 (23.53%) Bash Shell
12 19 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (20.00%) Java
14 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
15 15 (17.65%) .NET
16 14 (16.47%) Smartphone
16 14 (16.47%) HTML
16 14 (16.47%) CSS
17 13 (15.29%) Tcl
17 13 (15.29%) VHDL
17 13 (15.29%) Verilog
18 12 (14.12%) Perl
18 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
18 12 (14.12%) Subversion
18 12 (14.12%) Maven

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.35%) MySQL
3 2 (2.35%) SQLite
4 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (14.12%) Git (software)
1 12 (14.12%) Maven
1 12 (14.12%) Subversion
2 8 (9.41%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.88%) CMake
3 5 (5.88%) Grunt
3 5 (5.88%) Vagrant
4 4 (4.71%) Apache Ivy
4 4 (4.71%) Artifactory
4 4 (4.71%) InstallShield
4 4 (4.71%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (10.59%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Back Office
3 2 (2.35%) Games
4 1 (1.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 64 (75.29%) Developer
2 43 (50.59%) Software Developer
3 17 (20.00%) Embedded Developer
3 17 (20.00%) Embedded Software Developer
4 15 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 15 (17.65%) Senior Software Developer
5 10 (11.76%) Senior Systems Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Systems Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Tools Developer
7 6 (7.06%) C++ Developer
8 5 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Development Manager
8 5 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
8 5 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Software Manager
9 4 (4.71%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Build Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Release Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Software Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.65%) .NET
2 14 (16.47%) CSS
2 14 (16.47%) HTML
3 12 (14.12%) CSS3
3 12 (14.12%) HTML5
4 11 (12.94%) Web Services
5 9 (10.59%) Node.js
6 7 (8.24%) jQuery
6 7 (8.24%) XML
7 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET
8 5 (5.88%) LLVM
9 4 (4.71%) Ajax
9 4 (4.71%) JSON
10 3 (3.53%) LINQ
10 3 (3.53%) OpenCL
10 3 (3.53%) WinForms
10 3 (3.53%) WPF
11 2 (2.35%) MFC
11 2 (2.35%) WCF
12 1 (1.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (43.53%) Algorithms
2 30 (35.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 29 (34.12%) Embedded Systems
4 28 (32.94%) Mathematics
5 14 (16.47%) Smartphone
6 13 (15.29%) Verilog
6 13 (15.29%) VHDL
7 9 (10.59%) Smartcard
8 8 (9.41%) ASIC
8 8 (9.41%) Computer Science
9 5 (5.88%) Blackberry
9 5 (5.88%) Mobile App
9 5 (5.88%) PKI
10 4 (4.71%) iPad
11 1 (1.18%) CUDA
11 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (35.29%) Linux
2 25 (29.41%) Android
3 10 (11.76%) Windows
4 7 (8.24%) CentOS
4 7 (8.24%) Debian
5 6 (7.06%) Apple iOS
6 5 (5.88%) BlackBerry OS
7 4 (4.71%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.35%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (2.35%) Unix
9 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (57.65%) Video Processing
2 43 (50.59%) Computer Vision
3 40 (47.06%) Software Engineering
4 37 (43.53%) Image Processing
5 19 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (14.12%) Signal Processing
7 10 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (10.59%) Unit Testing
9 8 (9.41%) OO
10 7 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (7.06%) Automated Testing
11 6 (7.06%) SDLC
12 5 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
12 5 (5.88%) Line Management
12 5 (5.88%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (5.88%) Quality Management
13 4 (4.71%) Multithreading
13 4 (4.71%) MVVM
13 4 (4.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 55 (64.71%) Python
2 37 (43.53%) C
3 29 (34.12%) MATLAB
4 24 (28.24%) C#
5 20 (23.53%) Bash Shell
6 17 (20.00%) Java
7 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
8 13 (15.29%) Tcl
9 12 (14.12%) ES6
9 12 (14.12%) Groovy
9 12 (14.12%) Perl
10 7 (8.24%) ECMAScript
11 6 (7.06%) SQL
12 4 (4.71%) PowerShell
13 3 (3.53%) PHP
14 2 (2.35%) Embedded C
14 2 (2.35%) Embedded C++
14 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
14 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
14 2 (2.35%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) Degree
1 7 (8.24%) PhD
2 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (23.53%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (5.88%) Oracle
2 2 (2.35%) Synopsys
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.18%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.18%) Zend
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Peninsula
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago