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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 39 56 51
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 17 9 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.72% 1.63% 4.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.00% 3.32% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 30
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
243 271 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 53.17% 49.18% 57.92%
Number of salaries quoted 222 240 374
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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++
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 January 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Sheffield

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (95.45%) Validation
3 12 (54.55%) ZigBee
3 12 (54.55%) Wireless
3 12 (54.55%) Electronics
3 12 (54.55%) Bluetooth
3 12 (54.55%) Ethernet
3 12 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 12 (54.55%) Embedded C
3 12 (54.55%) Embedded C++
3 12 (54.55%) Firmware
3 12 (54.55%) C
3 12 (54.55%) Home Automation
3 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (54.55%) ANSI C
3 12 (54.55%) RS-232
3 12 (54.55%) RS-485
3 12 (54.55%) RS-422
4 10 (45.45%) C#
5 9 (40.91%) XAML
5 9 (40.91%) WPF
5 9 (40.91%) Multithreading
5 9 (40.91%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (40.91%) SDLC
5 9 (40.91%) MVVM
6 8 (36.36%) Manufacturing
7 5 (22.73%) MATLAB
7 5 (22.73%) Informatics
7 5 (22.73%) Biology
7 5 (22.73%) Biotechnology

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Bluetooth
1 12 (54.55%) Ethernet
1 12 (54.55%) RS-232
1 12 (54.55%) RS-422
1 12 (54.55%) RS-485
1 12 (54.55%) TCP/IP
1 12 (54.55%) Wireless
1 12 (54.55%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (54.55%) Electronics
2 9 (40.91%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (36.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 12 (54.55%) Embedded Engineer
2 12 (54.55%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 12 (54.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 12 (54.55%) Firmware Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) C# Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) WPF
2 1 (4.55%) Ajax
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) Django
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) jQuery
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (54.55%) Home Automation
2 5 (22.73%) Algorithms
2 5 (22.73%) Biology
2 5 (22.73%) Biotechnology
2 5 (22.73%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (95.45%) Validation
3 9 (40.91%) Multithreading
3 9 (40.91%) MVVM
3 9 (40.91%) SDLC
4 5 (22.73%) Bioinformatics
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) OOP
5 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.55%) Web Design
5 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) ANSI C
1 12 (54.55%) C
1 12 (54.55%) Embedded C
1 12 (54.55%) Embedded C++
2 10 (45.45%) C#
3 9 (40.91%) XAML
4 5 (22.73%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) Python
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Firmware
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