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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 55 54 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 16 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.32% 3.63% 3.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.21% 7.03% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 20
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,752 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
380 384 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 55.07% 51.68% 39.89%
Number of salaries quoted 357 322 213
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,050 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
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 27 August 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Sheffield

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 25 (55.56%) C
2 23 (51.11%) Java
2 23 (51.11%) Windows
3 21 (46.67%) SQL
3 21 (46.67%) Finance
4 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 18 (40.00%) Oracle
5 18 (40.00%) Python
6 16 (35.56%) Linux
7 15 (33.33%) .NET
7 15 (33.33%) HTML
7 15 (33.33%) Uniface
7 15 (33.33%) Ubuntu
8 14 (31.11%) UNIX
8 14 (31.11%) PL/SQL
8 14 (31.11%) VB
8 14 (31.11%) CSS
9 13 (28.89%) C#
9 13 (28.89%) Red Hat
9 13 (28.89%) SUSE
9 13 (28.89%) Debian
10 12 (26.67%) Northgate
11 11 (24.44%) PHP
11 11 (24.44%) MFC
11 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (22.22%) Windows 8
12 10 (22.22%) VBScript
12 10 (22.22%) XML
12 10 (22.22%) Windows XP
12 10 (22.22%) Solaris

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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%) Node.js
1 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) GSM
1 3 (6.67%) Ethernet
1 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.44%) ZigBee
2 2 (4.44%) Bluetooth
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 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.22%) MySQL
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 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
2 6 (13.33%) Retail
3 5 (11.11%) Games
4 4 (8.89%) Retail Banking
5 3 (6.67%) Electronics
6 2 (4.44%) Legal
7 1 (2.22%) Automotive
7 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Analyst
3 13 (28.89%) Analyst Developer
4 11 (24.44%) Software Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) Software Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Business Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Business Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Support Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) Applications Support
7 5 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) Programmer
8 4 (8.89%) C++ Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Applications Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Product Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) Junior
9 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (6.67%) Firmware Engineer
10 2 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Lead Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) HTML
1 15 (33.33%) .NET
2 14 (31.11%) CSS
3 11 (24.44%) MFC
4 10 (22.22%) XML
4 10 (22.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 9 (20.00%) STL
6 2 (4.44%) Web Services
6 2 (4.44%) jQuery
6 2 (4.44%) Unreal Engine
6 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.22%) WinForms
7 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.22%) JSON
7 1 (2.22%) WPF
7 1 (2.22%) HTML5
7 1 (2.22%) CSS3
7 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.44%) Physics
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 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
1 10 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.89%) UML
3 4 (8.89%) RUP
3 4 (8.89%) MVC
4 3 (6.67%) Game Development
5 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
5 2 (4.44%) SDLC
6 1 (2.22%) Coaching
6 1 (2.22%) Mobile Development
6 1 (2.22%) OOP
6 1 (2.22%) OO
6 1 (2.22%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Web Development
6 1 (2.22%) Business Development
6 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) C
2 23 (51.11%) Java
3 21 (46.67%) SQL
4 18 (40.00%) Python
5 15 (33.33%) Uniface
6 14 (31.11%) VB
6 14 (31.11%) PL/SQL
7 13 (28.89%) C#
8 11 (24.44%) PHP
9 10 (22.22%) VBScript
10 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 6 (13.33%) Perl
11 6 (13.33%) T-SQL
11 6 (13.33%) VC++
12 4 (8.89%) Tcl
12 4 (8.89%) COBOL
12 4 (8.89%) AWK
12 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
13 3 (6.67%) ANSI C
13 3 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
1 1 (2.22%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Oracle
2 13 (28.89%) Red Hat
3 12 (26.67%) Northgate
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) Sony
5 1 (2.22%) Google
5 1 (2.22%) Lauterbach
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