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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 53 49 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 30 40 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.60% 4.06% 3.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.61% 7.95% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 30 37 23
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £30,752 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
454 503 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 54.44% 51.07% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 420 415 296
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -13 16 £34,000 -15.00% 1
Barnsley - 11 £36,000 - 1
Doncaster -2 3 £40,000 -8.57%
C++
Yorkshire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 57 (74.03%) C
2 42 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 33 (42.86%) Windows
4 28 (36.36%) Embedded C
5 27 (35.06%) Linux
6 26 (33.77%) Java
6 26 (33.77%) Ethernet
7 24 (31.17%) Firmware
7 24 (31.17%) Embedded C++
8 23 (29.87%) Finance
8 23 (29.87%) SQL
8 23 (29.87%) ANSI C
9 20 (25.97%) Renesas
9 20 (25.97%) SQL Server
9 20 (25.97%) Python
10 19 (24.68%) UNIX
11 18 (23.38%) Oracle
11 18 (23.38%) .NET
11 18 (23.38%) HTML
11 18 (23.38%) C#
12 15 (19.48%) Uniface
12 15 (19.48%) Ubuntu
13 14 (18.18%) PL/SQL
13 14 (18.18%) VB
13 14 (18.18%) CSS
14 13 (16.88%) Red Hat
14 13 (16.88%) SUSE
14 13 (16.88%) Debian
15 12 (15.58%) Northgate
15 12 (15.58%) MFC

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (6.49%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.30%) Node.js
2 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Office
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (33.77%) Ethernet
2 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.90%) Bluetooth
2 3 (3.90%) GSM
3 2 (2.60%) ZigBee
4 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.97%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) Informix
3 4 (5.19%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) PowerBuilder
2 9 (11.69%) CppUnit
3 8 (10.39%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.30%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.30%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.30%) JMeter
5 1 (1.30%) JIRA
5 1 (1.30%) Selenium
5 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
General
1 23 (29.87%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Electronics
2 6 (7.79%) Banking
2 6 (7.79%) Retail
3 5 (6.49%) Games
4 4 (5.19%) Retail Banking
4 4 (5.19%) Automotive
5 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.60%) Marketing
5 2 (2.60%) Legal
5 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (48.05%) Software Engineer
2 26 (33.77%) Developer
3 24 (31.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 23 (29.87%) Firmware Engineer
5 15 (19.48%) Analyst
6 13 (16.88%) Analyst Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Software Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Programmer
8 6 (7.79%) Business Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) Business Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) Applications Support
9 5 (6.49%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) C Programmer
10 4 (5.19%) C++ Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Applications Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Product Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Systems Programmer
11 3 (3.90%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.38%) HTML
1 18 (23.38%) .NET
2 14 (18.18%) CSS
3 12 (15.58%) MFC
4 10 (12.99%) XML
4 10 (12.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 9 (11.69%) STL
6 3 (3.90%) Qt
7 2 (2.60%) jQuery
7 2 (2.60%) Web Services
7 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.60%) Unreal Engine
8 1 (1.30%) WinForms
8 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.30%) JSON
8 1 (1.30%) WPF
8 1 (1.30%) HTML5
8 1 (1.30%) CSS3
8 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.69%) Algorithms
3 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.90%) Telematics
4 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.60%) DTV
5 2 (2.60%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.60%) Physics
6 1 (1.30%) BBC
6 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 33 (42.86%) Windows
2 27 (35.06%) Linux
3 19 (24.68%) UNIX
4 15 (19.48%) Ubuntu
5 13 (16.88%) SUSE
5 13 (16.88%) Debian
6 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (12.99%) Windows XP
6 10 (12.99%) Solaris
6 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (12.99%) Windows 7
6 10 (12.99%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.19%) Windows CE
8 1 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 10 (12.99%) Business Analysis
3 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.49%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (5.19%) MVC
5 4 (5.19%) UML
5 4 (5.19%) RUP
6 3 (3.90%) Game Development
7 2 (2.60%) SDLC
7 2 (2.60%) Data Protection
7 2 (2.60%) Coaching
7 2 (2.60%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.60%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.60%) OO
7 2 (2.60%) Programme Management
7 2 (2.60%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.30%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.30%) Test Management
8 1 (1.30%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 57 (74.03%) C
2 28 (36.36%) Embedded C
3 26 (33.77%) Java
4 24 (31.17%) Embedded C++
5 23 (29.87%) SQL
5 23 (29.87%) ANSI C
6 20 (25.97%) Python
7 18 (23.38%) C#
8 15 (19.48%) Uniface
9 14 (18.18%) PL/SQL
9 14 (18.18%) VB
10 12 (15.58%) JavaScript
11 11 (14.29%) PHP
12 10 (12.99%) VBScript
13 7 (9.09%) VC++
14 6 (7.79%) T-SQL
14 6 (7.79%) Perl
15 4 (5.19%) COBOL
15 4 (5.19%) Tcl
15 4 (5.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) JTAG
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 24 (31.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (25.97%) Renesas
2 18 (23.38%) Oracle
3 13 (16.88%) Red Hat
4 12 (15.58%) Northgate
5 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.60%) SAP
7 1 (1.30%) Sony
7 1 (1.30%) Google
7 1 (1.30%) Freescale
7 1 (1.30%) Lauterbach
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