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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 54 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 39 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.08% 2.18% 3.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.21% 4.66% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 37 17 27
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
541 365 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 56.65% 46.79% 51.30%
Number of salaries quoted 491 302 455
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
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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 +1 33 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Barnsley - 6 £33,500 -
C++
Yorkshire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 53 (73.61%) Software Engineering
2 36 (50.00%) C#
3 34 (47.22%) Degree
4 33 (45.83%) .NET
4 33 (45.83%) C
5 28 (38.89%) Embedded C++
6 24 (33.33%) Java
7 21 (29.17%) Python
8 19 (26.39%) MFC
8 19 (26.39%) XML
9 18 (25.00%) Software Architecture
9 18 (25.00%) Windows
9 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (23.61%) JavaScript
11 16 (22.22%) HTML
12 15 (20.83%) Ajax
12 15 (20.83%) Embedded C
13 14 (19.44%) Computer Science
13 14 (19.44%) Firmware
14 13 (18.06%) JTAG
14 13 (18.06%) CSS
14 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET
15 12 (16.67%) Ethernet
15 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
15 12 (16.67%) Middleware
16 11 (15.28%) Algorithms
16 11 (15.28%) VB
17 10 (13.89%) VB6
17 10 (13.89%) ISO 9001

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 8 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.33%) Wireless
3 6 (8.33%) Modbus
3 6 (8.33%) Profibus
3 6 (8.33%) GPRS
3 6 (8.33%) GSM
4 1 (1.39%) SMTP
4 1 (1.39%) FTP
4 1 (1.39%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (6.94%) MySQL
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) CppUnit
2 8 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 6 (8.33%) GDB
4 2 (2.78%) Subversion
5 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (9.72%) Electronics
2 6 (8.33%) Automotive
3 3 (4.17%) Games
4 1 (1.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 49 (68.06%) Software Engineer
2 26 (36.11%) Developer
3 24 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 14 (19.44%) C++ Developer
5 12 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Graduate
6 8 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Graduate Software Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (6.94%) C++ Software Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Technical Leader
10 3 (4.17%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Firmware Engineer
11 2 (2.78%) QA Engineer
11 2 (2.78%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (45.83%) .NET
2 19 (26.39%) MFC
2 19 (26.39%) XML
3 16 (22.22%) HTML
4 15 (20.83%) Ajax
5 13 (18.06%) CSS
5 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET
6 12 (16.67%) Middleware
7 10 (13.89%) XSLT
7 10 (13.89%) XHTML
7 10 (13.89%) JSON
7 10 (13.89%) SOAP
7 10 (13.89%) STL
7 10 (13.89%) RESTful
8 9 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 8 (11.11%) COM+
10 7 (9.72%) Silverlight
11 6 (8.33%) Qt
12 5 (6.94%) Spring
12 5 (6.94%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 11 (15.28%) Algorithms
3 9 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (9.72%) Mathematics
5 6 (8.33%) Home Automation
5 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.94%) Physics
7 2 (2.78%) Applied Mathematics
7 2 (2.78%) NHS
7 2 (2.78%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.39%) CAN bus
8 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Windows
2 7 (9.72%) Linux
3 5 (6.94%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.17%) Android
5 1 (1.39%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (73.61%) Software Engineering
2 18 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (13.89%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (8.33%) OOP
5 6 (8.33%) System Testing
6 5 (6.94%) OO
6 5 (6.94%) Scrum
7 4 (5.56%) CAD
7 4 (5.56%) CAE
8 3 (4.17%) MVC
8 3 (4.17%) Android Development
8 3 (4.17%) iOS Development
9 2 (2.78%) Software Testing
9 2 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.78%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.39%) OOD
10 1 (1.39%) Load Testing
10 1 (1.39%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (1.39%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (50.00%) C#
2 33 (45.83%) C
3 28 (38.89%) Embedded C++
4 24 (33.33%) Java
5 21 (29.17%) Python
6 17 (23.61%) JavaScript
7 15 (20.83%) Embedded C
8 11 (15.28%) VB
9 10 (13.89%) VB6
10 7 (9.72%) SQL
11 6 (8.33%) Assembly Language
12 5 (6.94%) VB.NET
12 5 (6.94%) PHP
13 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
13 2 (2.78%) Lua
14 1 (1.39%) VC++
Qualifications
1 34 (47.22%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.06%) JTAG
2 10 (13.89%) ISO 9001
2 10 (13.89%) WAI
3 2 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 14 (19.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.33%) EMC
2 6 (8.33%) NEC
2 6 (8.33%) Freescale
2 6 (8.33%) Lauterbach
3 1 (1.39%) Borland
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