The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 54 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 23 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.18% 4.90% 4.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.42% 10.31% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 21
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £46,600 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
C++
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
424 320 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 58.56% 47.48% 44.54%
Number of salaries quoted 397 284 241
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

C++
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

C++ Salary Trend in Sheffield

C++
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Sheffield

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 26 (57.78%) C
2 23 (51.11%) Windows
3 20 (44.44%) Java
3 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 19 (42.22%) Finance
5 18 (40.00%) Oracle
5 18 (40.00%) .NET
5 18 (40.00%) SQL
6 16 (35.56%) Linux
7 15 (33.33%) Python
7 15 (33.33%) HTML
7 15 (33.33%) Ubuntu
8 14 (31.11%) UNIX
8 14 (31.11%) PL/SQL
8 14 (31.11%) VB
9 13 (28.89%) MFC
9 13 (28.89%) C#
9 13 (28.89%) CSS
9 13 (28.89%) Red Hat
9 13 (28.89%) Uniface
9 13 (28.89%) SUSE
9 13 (28.89%) Debian
10 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
11 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (22.22%) Windows 8
12 10 (22.22%) Business Analysis
12 10 (22.22%) Northgate
12 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (22.22%) Windows 7
12 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) GSM
1 5 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.44%) Bluetooth
2 2 (4.44%) GPRS
2 2 (4.44%) Wireless
2 2 (4.44%) ZigBee
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) Informix
3 4 (8.89%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) PowerBuilder
2 9 (20.00%) CppUnit
3 7 (15.56%) Visual Studio
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.22%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.22%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.22%) JMeter
5 1 (2.22%) JIRA
5 1 (2.22%) Selenium
5 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Games
3 5 (11.11%) Retail
3 5 (11.11%) Electronics
4 4 (8.89%) Retail Banking
4 4 (8.89%) Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Legal
6 1 (2.22%) Automotive
6 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Analyst
3 13 (28.89%) Software Engineer
3 13 (28.89%) Analyst Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Business Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Programmer
5 5 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 5 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Product Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) C++ Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Applications Developer
7 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Junior
7 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) .NET
2 15 (33.33%) HTML
3 13 (28.89%) MFC
3 13 (28.89%) CSS
4 9 (20.00%) STL
4 9 (20.00%) XML
4 9 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (6.67%) Unreal Engine
5 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.44%) Web Services
6 2 (4.44%) jQuery
7 1 (2.22%) WinForms
7 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.67%) Physics
3 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) Home Automation
4 2 (4.44%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.22%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.22%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 23 (51.11%) Windows
2 16 (35.56%) Linux
3 15 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 14 (31.11%) UNIX
5 13 (28.89%) SUSE
5 13 (28.89%) Debian
6 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 10 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 10 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (22.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 5 (11.11%) MVC
3 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.89%) UML
4 4 (8.89%) RUP
4 4 (8.89%) Game Development
5 1 (2.22%) Mobile Development
5 1 (2.22%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.22%) Test Management
5 1 (2.22%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) C
2 20 (44.44%) Java
3 18 (40.00%) SQL
4 15 (33.33%) Python
5 14 (31.11%) VB
5 14 (31.11%) PL/SQL
6 13 (28.89%) C#
6 13 (28.89%) Uniface
7 10 (22.22%) PHP
7 10 (22.22%) VBScript
8 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
9 6 (13.33%) T-SQL
9 6 (13.33%) VC++
10 5 (11.11%) Embedded C
10 5 (11.11%) Embedded C++
11 4 (8.89%) Tcl
11 4 (8.89%) Perl
11 4 (8.89%) COBOL
11 4 (8.89%) AWK
11 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) JTAG
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Oracle
2 13 (28.89%) Red Hat
3 10 (22.22%) Northgate
4 3 (6.67%) Lauterbach
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.44%) EMC
5 2 (4.44%) NEC
6 1 (2.22%) Google
6 1 (2.22%) Sony
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