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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 54 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 27 79 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.53% 8.81% 6.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.44% 13.32% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 23 77 34
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £29,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
363 593 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 47.51% 66.11% 66.90%
Number of salaries quoted 338 538 437
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +8 14 £50,000 - 3
Ashby-de-la-Zouch +1 2 £45,000 +55.17% 1
Coalville - 1 £26,000 -
C++
East Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 48 (68.57%) C#
2 45 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 44 (62.86%) Windows
4 39 (55.71%) .NET
5 26 (37.14%) Android
6 25 (35.71%) Finance
6 25 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 25 (35.71%) Java
7 24 (34.29%) XML
7 24 (34.29%) Computer Science
8 23 (32.86%) Smartcard
8 23 (32.86%) Cyber Security
9 22 (31.43%) Oracle
9 22 (31.43%) Mathematics
10 20 (28.57%) Apple iOS
10 20 (28.57%) Web Development
11 19 (27.14%) Blackberry
11 19 (27.14%) LDAP
11 19 (27.14%) PKI
11 19 (27.14%) BlackBerry OS
12 16 (22.86%) Degree
13 14 (20.00%) C
13 14 (20.00%) SQL
14 13 (18.57%) Multithreading
15 12 (17.14%) WPF
16 9 (12.86%) Python
17 8 (11.43%) HTML
17 8 (11.43%) .NET Framework
17 8 (11.43%) Algorithms
18 7 (10.00%) Line Management

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Simulink
2 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.14%) LDAP
2 4 (5.71%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.86%) MSBuild
2 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.86%) NUnit
2 2 (2.86%) Subversion
2 2 (2.86%) JIRA
3 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.43%) Hudson
3 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.43%) LabVIEW
General
1 25 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Electronics
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.86%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (55.71%) Developer
2 31 (44.29%) C++ Developer
3 26 (37.14%) Software Developer
4 23 (32.86%) C++ Software Developer
5 20 (28.57%) Software Engineer
6 9 (12.86%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Team Leader
7 5 (7.14%) Software Team Leader
8 4 (5.71%) Development Manager
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.29%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Senior Software Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Programmer
10 2 (2.86%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Senior C# Developer
11 1 (1.43%) Senior C++ Developer
11 1 (1.43%) .NET Team Leader
11 1 (1.43%) WPF Developer
11 1 (1.43%) Design Engineer
11 1 (1.43%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (55.71%) .NET
2 24 (34.29%) XML
3 12 (17.14%) WPF
4 8 (11.43%) .NET Framework
4 8 (11.43%) HTML
5 7 (10.00%) HTML5
6 5 (7.14%) WCF
7 4 (5.71%) Web Services
8 3 (4.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 3 (4.29%) WF
8 3 (4.29%) STL
8 3 (4.29%) WinForms
8 3 (4.29%) MFC
8 3 (4.29%) COM+
9 2 (2.86%) CSS
9 2 (2.86%) COM
9 2 (2.86%) .NET Remoting
9 2 (2.86%) XSD
9 2 (2.86%) XSLT
9 2 (2.86%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 24 (34.29%) Computer Science
2 23 (32.86%) Smartcard
3 22 (31.43%) Mathematics
4 19 (27.14%) Blackberry
4 19 (27.14%) PKI
5 8 (11.43%) Algorithms
6 6 (8.57%) SCADA
7 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.86%) MPEG
7 2 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.43%) User Experience
8 1 (1.43%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 44 (62.86%) Windows
2 26 (37.14%) Android
3 20 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 19 (27.14%) BlackBerry OS
5 6 (8.57%) Linux
6 3 (4.29%) UNIX
7 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 23 (32.86%) Cyber Security
3 20 (28.57%) Web Development
4 13 (18.57%) Multithreading
5 7 (10.00%) OO
5 7 (10.00%) Image Processing
5 7 (10.00%) Line Management
6 5 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.71%) QMS
7 4 (5.71%) Product Management
8 3 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.29%) OOP
9 2 (2.86%) UML
9 2 (2.86%) Automated Testing
9 2 (2.86%) Code Coverage
9 2 (2.86%) CAD
9 2 (2.86%) Project Management
9 2 (2.86%) Workflow
9 2 (2.86%) Scrum
9 2 (2.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 48 (68.57%) C#
2 25 (35.71%) Java
3 14 (20.00%) SQL
3 14 (20.00%) C
4 9 (12.86%) Python
5 6 (8.57%) MATLAB
6 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.29%) Perl
7 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.86%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.86%) XPath
8 2 (2.86%) Tcl
8 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.86%) VC++
8 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.43%) VB
9 1 (1.43%) Delphi
9 1 (1.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (22.86%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (31.43%) Oracle
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.86%) Perforce
3 2 (2.86%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.43%) Xilinx
4 1 (1.43%) EMC
Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + 35 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago