The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Developer
Rank 80 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.52% - 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £29,250 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
C++ Software Developer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
737 565 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.21% 98.09% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 639 466 596
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer across the Sheffield region.

C++ Software Developer Salary Trend in Sheffield

C++ Software Developer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited C++ Software Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Software Developer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) MFC
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) STL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) CppUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) COM
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis

C++ Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited C++ Software Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) CppUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) MFC
1 4 (100.00%) STL
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (25.00%) COM
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft