The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 40 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 13 10 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.75% 1.77% 3.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.44% 3.62% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 27
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
239 276 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 50.64% 48.85% 57.39%
Number of salaries quoted 227 242 422
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for C++.

1 14 (93.33%) Validation
1 14 (93.33%) Software Engineering
2 9 (60.00%) XAML
2 9 (60.00%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) WPF
2 9 (60.00%) MVVM
3 8 (53.33%) Multithreading
3 8 (53.33%) SDLC
3 8 (53.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (46.67%) C
5 6 (40.00%) Electronics
5 6 (40.00%) Wireless
5 6 (40.00%) Bluetooth
5 6 (40.00%) Ethernet
5 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (40.00%) Embedded C
5 6 (40.00%) Embedded C++
5 6 (40.00%) Firmware
5 6 (40.00%) ANSI C
5 6 (40.00%) RS-232
5 6 (40.00%) RS-485
5 6 (40.00%) RS-422
5 6 (40.00%) ZigBee
5 6 (40.00%) Home Automation
5 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (33.33%) Algorithms
6 5 (33.33%) MATLAB
6 5 (33.33%) Bioinformatics
6 5 (33.33%) Informatics
6 5 (33.33%) Biology

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (40.00%) RS-232
1 6 (40.00%) RS-422
1 6 (40.00%) RS-485
1 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (40.00%) Wireless
1 6 (40.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (53.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (40.00%) Electronics
3 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Software Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) WPF
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (40.00%) Home Automation
2 5 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 5 (33.33%) Biology
2 5 (33.33%) Biotechnology
2 5 (33.33%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Software Engineering
1 14 (93.33%) Validation
2 9 (60.00%) MVVM
3 8 (53.33%) Multithreading
3 8 (53.33%) SDLC
4 5 (33.33%) Bioinformatics
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
1 9 (60.00%) XAML
2 7 (46.67%) C
3 6 (40.00%) ANSI C
3 6 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 6 (40.00%) Embedded C++
4 5 (33.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Firmware
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