The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 55 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 38 33 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.70% 3.51% 3.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.50% 7.57% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 26
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £57,200 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
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 South Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
585 436 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 56.96% 46.43% 53.90%
Number of salaries quoted 495 372 323
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

C++
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the South Yorkshire region.

C++ Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

C++
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

C++
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -5 21 £35,000 -2.09% 2
Barnsley +9 11 £36,000 -10.00% 3
Rotherham - 5 £37,500 -
C++
Yorkshire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 49 (62.82%) C
2 47 (60.26%) Software Engineering
3 44 (56.41%) .NET
4 42 (53.85%) C#
5 36 (46.15%) Firmware
6 35 (44.87%) Ethernet
6 35 (44.87%) Embedded C
6 35 (44.87%) Embedded C++
7 27 (34.62%) MFC
7 27 (34.62%) Linux
7 27 (34.62%) Degree
7 27 (34.62%) JTAG
8 22 (28.21%) Windows
9 16 (20.51%) Java
9 16 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (20.51%) Wireless
10 15 (19.23%) Electronics
10 15 (19.23%) Automotive
10 15 (19.23%) TCP/IP
10 15 (19.23%) GSM
11 14 (17.95%) Qt
11 14 (17.95%) Freescale
12 13 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
12 13 (16.67%) Lauterbach
12 13 (16.67%) HTML
13 12 (15.38%) CSS
13 12 (15.38%) EMC
13 12 (15.38%) Assembly Language
13 12 (15.38%) GPRS
13 12 (15.38%) NEC

C++
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 5 (6.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (44.87%) Ethernet
2 16 (20.51%) Wireless
3 15 (19.23%) TCP/IP
3 15 (19.23%) GSM
4 12 (15.38%) GPRS
5 10 (12.82%) Modbus
5 10 (12.82%) Profibus
6 6 (7.69%) Bluetooth
7 4 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.56%) ZigBee
9 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.85%) MySQL
3 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (12.82%) CppUnit
2 8 (10.26%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.41%) GDB
4 3 (3.85%) PowerBuilder
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (19.23%) Electronics
1 15 (19.23%) Automotive
2 11 (14.10%) Games
3 5 (6.41%) Finance
4 2 (2.56%) Legal
4 2 (2.56%) Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Retail
4 2 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 35 (44.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 31 (39.74%) Developer
4 13 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 12 (15.38%) C++ Developer
6 11 (14.10%) Firmware Engineer
7 8 (10.26%) C# Developer
7 8 (10.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Programmer
9 5 (6.41%) C++ Software Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Graduate
10 4 (5.13%) Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Graduate Software Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (5.13%) C Programmer
11 3 (3.85%) Product Analyst
11 3 (3.85%) Systems Programmer
11 3 (3.85%) Lead Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (56.41%) .NET
2 27 (34.62%) MFC
3 14 (17.95%) Qt
4 13 (16.67%) HTML
5 12 (15.38%) CSS
6 11 (14.10%) XML
7 10 (12.82%) STL
7 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET
7 10 (12.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (5.13%) Ajax
10 3 (3.85%) Spring
10 3 (3.85%) Hibernate
10 3 (3.85%) WinForms
10 3 (3.85%) Unreal Engine
11 2 (2.56%) WPF
12 1 (1.28%) .NET Framework
12 1 (1.28%) Silverlight
12 1 (1.28%) jQuery
12 1 (1.28%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 12 (15.38%) Home Automation
3 11 (14.10%) Algorithms
4 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (11.54%) Physics
5 9 (11.54%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.85%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.56%) Telematics
8 1 (1.28%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (1.28%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.28%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.62%) Linux
2 22 (28.21%) Windows
3 10 (12.82%) UNIX
4 6 (7.69%) Ubuntu
5 4 (5.13%) SUSE
5 4 (5.13%) Debian
6 3 (3.85%) Android
6 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.85%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.85%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.56%) Solaris
8 1 (1.28%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.28%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (60.26%) Software Engineering
2 16 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (11.54%) MVC
4 5 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (3.85%) Business Analysis
5 3 (3.85%) Scrum
5 3 (3.85%) UML
5 3 (3.85%) OOP
5 3 (3.85%) OO
5 3 (3.85%) Game Development
5 3 (3.85%) Android Development
5 3 (3.85%) iOS Development
6 2 (2.56%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (2.56%) Mobile Development
6 2 (2.56%) RUP
7 1 (1.28%) CAD
7 1 (1.28%) CAE
7 1 (1.28%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 49 (62.82%) C
2 42 (53.85%) C#
3 35 (44.87%) Embedded C
3 35 (44.87%) Embedded C++
4 16 (20.51%) Java
5 12 (15.38%) Assembly Language
6 11 (14.10%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.41%) Python
7 5 (6.41%) PHP
7 5 (6.41%) SQL
8 4 (5.13%) VB
9 3 (3.85%) Uniface
9 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.85%) VBScript
10 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.56%) Perl
10 2 (2.56%) COBOL
10 2 (2.56%) Tcl
10 2 (2.56%) AWK
Qualifications
1 27 (34.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (34.62%) JTAG
2 1 (1.28%) WAI
System Software
1 36 (46.15%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) Freescale
2 13 (16.67%) Lauterbach
3 12 (15.38%) EMC
3 12 (15.38%) NEC
4 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.69%) Renesas
6 5 (6.41%) Oracle
7 4 (5.13%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.85%) Northgate
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