The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 51 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 20 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.69% 3.61% 5.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.80% 6.45% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 29
Average salary £38,750 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,400 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £36,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
345 279 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 46.37% 56.02% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 297 225 310
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
South Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Sheffield

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 27 (72.97%) Java
2 23 (62.16%) SQL
3 19 (51.35%) Degree
4 18 (48.65%) C
5 9 (24.32%) OO
5 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
6 8 (21.62%) Client/Server
6 8 (21.62%) C#
6 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
6 8 (21.62%) VB
6 8 (21.62%) Ajax
7 7 (18.92%) .NET
7 7 (18.92%) Oracle
8 6 (16.22%) MFC
8 6 (16.22%) Project Management
8 6 (16.22%) VC++
8 6 (16.22%) Flash
8 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
8 6 (16.22%) Software Testing
8 6 (16.22%) Web Design
8 6 (16.22%) IVR
8 6 (16.22%) Test Scripting
8 6 (16.22%) Mobile App
9 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
9 3 (8.11%) XML
10 2 (5.41%) XSLT
10 2 (5.41%) ITIL
10 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
10 2 (5.41%) COM+
10 2 (5.41%) CSS

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (5.41%) SAS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) MSI
General
1 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Software Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Support Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Software Developer
4 6 (16.22%) C++ Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Software Support Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Development Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Support Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Programmer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Android Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Programmer
9 1 (2.70%) Implementation Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) Ajax
2 7 (18.92%) .NET
3 6 (16.22%) MFC
3 6 (16.22%) Flash
4 3 (8.11%) XML
5 2 (5.41%) XSLT
5 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.41%) COM+
5 2 (5.41%) CSS
5 2 (5.41%) SOAP
5 2 (5.41%) HTML
5 2 (5.41%) XHTML
5 2 (5.41%) Silverlight
6 1 (2.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Client/Server
2 6 (16.22%) IVR
2 6 (16.22%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.41%) iPhone
3 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.41%) Physics
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
1 2 (5.41%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) OO
1 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
2 6 (16.22%) Project Management
2 6 (16.22%) Software Testing
2 6 (16.22%) Web Design
2 6 (16.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (5.41%) ITIL
3 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.41%) Workflow
3 2 (5.41%) Android Development
3 2 (5.41%) iOS Development
4 1 (2.70%) Finite Element Analysis
4 1 (2.70%) V-Model
4 1 (2.70%) Time Management
4 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.70%) Signal Processing
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
4 1 (2.70%) Validation
4 1 (2.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) Java
2 23 (62.16%) SQL
3 18 (48.65%) C
4 8 (21.62%) C#
4 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.62%) VB
5 6 (16.22%) VC++
6 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (51.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) WAI
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) NCR