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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 51 51 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 17 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.77% 3.77% 2.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.18% 6.43% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 18
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
328 420 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 53.51% 58.58% 46.08%
Number of salaries quoted 300 366 267
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Sheffield

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 14 (48.28%) Java
1 14 (48.28%) C#
2 12 (41.38%) C
3 9 (31.03%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 8 (27.59%) Python
4 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
4 8 (27.59%) SDLC
5 7 (24.14%) Ruby
5 7 (24.14%) Degree
5 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
5 7 (24.14%) Data Protection
5 7 (24.14%) Perl
5 7 (24.14%) ITIL
6 6 (20.69%) MySQL
6 6 (20.69%) CSS
6 6 (20.69%) OO
7 5 (17.24%) MATLAB
7 5 (17.24%) Oracle
7 5 (17.24%) Unix
7 5 (17.24%) Linux
7 5 (17.24%) XAML
7 5 (17.24%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (17.24%) Validation
7 5 (17.24%) Bioinformatics
7 5 (17.24%) MVVM
7 5 (17.24%) WPF
7 5 (17.24%) Biotechnology
7 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
7 5 (17.24%) Informatics

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
1 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Node.js
2 1 (3.45%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) NAS
1 4 (13.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
General
1 5 (17.24%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 3 (10.34%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Software Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Software Developer
4 5 (17.24%) C++ Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C++ Software Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C/C++ Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C/C++ Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C++/C# Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C++/Java Developer
6 3 (10.34%) DevOps Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Python Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) CSS
2 5 (17.24%) WPF
3 4 (13.79%) .NET
3 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
3 4 (13.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (13.79%) J2EE
3 4 (13.79%) JSON
3 4 (13.79%) XML
4 2 (6.90%) HTML
5 1 (3.45%) CSS3
5 1 (3.45%) Django
5 1 (3.45%) HTML5
5 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.24%) Algorithms
2 5 (17.24%) Biotechnology
2 5 (17.24%) Informatics
3 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
4 3 (10.34%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
1 5 (17.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) SDLC
1 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
2 7 (24.14%) Data Protection
2 7 (24.14%) ITIL
3 6 (20.69%) OO
4 5 (17.24%) Bioinformatics
4 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
4 5 (17.24%) MVVM
4 5 (17.24%) Validation
4 5 (17.24%) Web Development
5 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.79%) Coaching
5 4 (13.79%) DevOps
5 4 (13.79%) ITSM
5 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.90%) OOP
8 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) C#
1 14 (48.28%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) C
3 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 9 (31.03%) SQL
4 8 (27.59%) Python
5 7 (24.14%) Perl
5 7 (24.14%) Ruby
6 5 (17.24%) MATLAB
6 5 (17.24%) XAML
7 4 (13.79%) Bash Shell
7 4 (13.79%) PHP
8 3 (10.34%) Fortran
8 3 (10.34%) Pascal
8 3 (10.34%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) CFEngine
1 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) CA
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco
3 3 (10.34%) Northgate
3 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
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