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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 49 64 61
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 38 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.36% 2.05% 2.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.66% 4.52% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 18
Average salary £34,250 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.37% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £30,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £40,000 £35,750
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
496 398 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 56.95% 45.23% 50.45%
Number of salaries quoted 439 340 362
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £25,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 0 27 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Barnsley - 10 £33,500 -
C++
Yorkshire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 45 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 37 (58.73%) C#
3 35 (55.56%) .NET
3 35 (55.56%) C
4 30 (47.62%) Embedded C++
5 27 (42.86%) Degree
6 22 (34.92%) MFC
7 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (30.16%) JTAG
8 19 (30.16%) Ethernet
8 19 (30.16%) Firmware
8 19 (30.16%) Embedded C
9 17 (26.98%) Java
10 14 (22.22%) XML
10 14 (22.22%) Computer Science
11 12 (19.05%) Software Architecture
11 12 (19.05%) Windows
11 12 (19.05%) Python
11 12 (19.05%) Middleware
11 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
12 11 (17.46%) TCP/IP
12 11 (17.46%) JavaScript
12 11 (17.46%) Algorithms
13 10 (15.87%) Qt
13 10 (15.87%) RESTful
13 10 (15.87%) Embedded Systems
13 10 (15.87%) Modbus
13 10 (15.87%) Profibus
13 10 (15.87%) Freescale
13 10 (15.87%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.16%) Ethernet
2 11 (17.46%) TCP/IP
3 10 (15.87%) Modbus
3 10 (15.87%) Profibus
4 9 (14.29%) Wireless
4 9 (14.29%) GPRS
4 9 (14.29%) GSM
5 1 (1.59%) SMTP
5 1 (1.59%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (7.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) CppUnit
2 8 (12.70%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.94%) GDB
4 2 (3.17%) Subversion
5 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (15.87%) Automotive
2 9 (14.29%) Electronics
3 5 (7.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (65.08%) Software Engineer
2 30 (47.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 25 (39.68%) Developer
4 12 (19.05%) C++ Developer
5 10 (15.87%) Software Developer
6 8 (12.70%) Graduate
7 6 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Graduate Software Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (7.94%) C# Developer
8 5 (7.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (7.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (6.35%) C++ Software Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) Firmware Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) Trainee
11 2 (3.17%) Software Test Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (55.56%) .NET
2 22 (34.92%) MFC
3 14 (22.22%) XML
4 12 (19.05%) Middleware
5 10 (15.87%) Ajax
5 10 (15.87%) JSON
5 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET
5 10 (15.87%) HTML
5 10 (15.87%) CSS
5 10 (15.87%) Qt
5 10 (15.87%) RESTful
5 10 (15.87%) STL
6 9 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (7.94%) Spring
7 5 (7.94%) SOAP
7 5 (7.94%) Hibernate
7 5 (7.94%) XSLT
7 5 (7.94%) XHTML
8 3 (4.76%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 11 (17.46%) Algorithms
3 10 (15.87%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (14.29%) Home Automation
4 9 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 7 (11.11%) Physics
6 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.17%) Applied Mathematics
7 2 (3.17%) NHS
7 2 (3.17%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Windows
2 10 (15.87%) Linux
3 5 (7.94%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.05%) Software Architecture
4 5 (7.94%) MVC
4 5 (7.94%) Scrum
4 5 (7.94%) OOP
4 5 (7.94%) OO
5 4 (6.35%) CAD
5 4 (6.35%) CAE
5 4 (6.35%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (4.76%) Android Development
6 3 (4.76%) iOS Development
7 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.17%) Software Testing
8 1 (1.59%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.59%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (1.59%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (58.73%) C#
2 35 (55.56%) C
3 30 (47.62%) Embedded C++
4 19 (30.16%) Embedded C
5 17 (26.98%) Java
6 12 (19.05%) Python
7 11 (17.46%) JavaScript
8 9 (14.29%) Assembly Language
9 5 (7.94%) VB6
9 5 (7.94%) PHP
9 5 (7.94%) VB
9 5 (7.94%) VB.NET
10 3 (4.76%) SQL
11 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
11 2 (3.17%) Lua
Qualifications
1 27 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (30.16%) JTAG
2 10 (15.87%) ISO 9001
3 5 (7.94%) WAI
4 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 19 (30.16%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.87%) Freescale
3 9 (14.29%) Lauterbach
3 9 (14.29%) EMC
3 9 (14.29%) NEC
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