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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 42 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 45 32 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.69% 3.59% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.23% 7.82% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 42 32 25
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £57,300 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
547 409 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 56.98% 45.85% 53.30%
Number of salaries quoted 468 349 332
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 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 22 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 -1 27 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Barnsley +9 12 £36,000 -10.00% 1
Rotherham - 5 £37,500 -
C++
Yorkshire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 53 (67.09%) C
2 46 (58.23%) Software Engineering
3 39 (49.37%) .NET
4 36 (45.57%) C#
5 34 (43.04%) Embedded C
6 33 (41.77%) Firmware
7 32 (40.51%) Embedded C++
7 32 (40.51%) Ethernet
8 30 (37.97%) Linux
9 29 (36.71%) Windows
10 25 (31.65%) MFC
11 22 (27.85%) Degree
11 22 (27.85%) JTAG
12 15 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (17.72%) Wireless
13 14 (17.72%) Automotive
13 14 (17.72%) HTML
13 14 (17.72%) Java
13 14 (17.72%) UNIX
14 13 (16.46%) XML
14 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
14 13 (16.46%) GSM
14 13 (16.46%) Electronics
14 13 (16.46%) Qt
15 12 (15.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 12 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (15.19%) Algorithms
15 12 (15.19%) CppUnit
15 12 (15.19%) CSS
15 12 (15.19%) STL

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 6 (7.59%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
1 6 (7.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (40.51%) Ethernet
2 14 (17.72%) Wireless
3 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
3 13 (16.46%) GSM
4 10 (12.66%) GPRS
5 7 (8.86%) Modbus
5 7 (8.86%) Profibus
6 6 (7.59%) Bluetooth
7 4 (5.06%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.53%) ZigBee
9 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
2 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (15.19%) CppUnit
2 9 (11.39%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.06%) PowerBuilder
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (3.80%) GDB
General
1 14 (17.72%) Automotive
2 13 (16.46%) Electronics
3 11 (13.92%) Games
4 8 (10.13%) Finance
5 4 (5.06%) Retail Banking
5 4 (5.06%) Banking
5 4 (5.06%) Retail
6 2 (2.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (50.63%) Software Engineer
2 32 (40.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 27 (34.18%) Developer
4 11 (13.92%) C++ Developer
4 11 (13.92%) Firmware Engineer
5 10 (12.66%) Software Developer
6 9 (11.39%) Programmer
7 7 (8.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.86%) C# Developer
7 7 (8.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) C++ Software Developer
8 5 (6.33%) C Programmer
9 4 (5.06%) Product Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Systems Programmer
10 3 (3.80%) Lead Programmer
10 3 (3.80%) Junior
10 3 (3.80%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (3.80%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (49.37%) .NET
2 25 (31.65%) MFC
3 14 (17.72%) HTML
4 13 (16.46%) XML
4 13 (16.46%) Qt
5 12 (15.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 12 (15.19%) CSS
5 12 (15.19%) STL
6 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET
7 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (3.80%) Unreal Engine
9 2 (2.53%) WPF
9 2 (2.53%) jQuery
9 2 (2.53%) WinForms
10 1 (1.27%) XSLT
10 1 (1.27%) Web Services
10 1 (1.27%) SOAP
10 1 (1.27%) XHTML
10 1 (1.27%) Silverlight
10 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (15.19%) Algorithms
2 11 (13.92%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (12.66%) Home Automation
4 7 (8.86%) Mathematics
4 7 (8.86%) Physics
4 7 (8.86%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.06%) Telematics
5 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.27%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.27%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.97%) Linux
2 29 (36.71%) Windows
3 14 (17.72%) UNIX
4 9 (11.39%) Ubuntu
5 7 (8.86%) SUSE
5 7 (8.86%) Debian
6 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.06%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.06%) Solaris
6 4 (5.06%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.06%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.80%) Windows CE
8 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.27%) Android
8 1 (1.27%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.23%) Software Engineering
2 15 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (11.39%) MVC
4 6 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (6.33%) UML
6 4 (5.06%) Business Analysis
6 4 (5.06%) RUP
6 4 (5.06%) Game Development
7 2 (2.53%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (2.53%) Mobile Development
8 1 (1.27%) Android Development
8 1 (1.27%) iOS Development
8 1 (1.27%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 53 (67.09%) C
2 36 (45.57%) C#
3 34 (43.04%) Embedded C
4 32 (40.51%) Embedded C++
5 14 (17.72%) Java
6 12 (15.19%) JavaScript
7 10 (12.66%) Assembly Language
8 8 (10.13%) SQL
8 8 (10.13%) Python
9 5 (6.33%) VB
10 4 (5.06%) AWK
10 4 (5.06%) Uniface
10 4 (5.06%) Tcl
10 4 (5.06%) PL/SQL
10 4 (5.06%) VBScript
10 4 (5.06%) COBOL
10 4 (5.06%) Perl
10 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.80%) PHP
11 3 (3.80%) VC++
Qualifications
1 22 (27.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (27.85%) JTAG
2 1 (1.27%) WAI
System Software
1 33 (41.77%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) Lauterbach
1 11 (13.92%) Freescale
2 10 (12.66%) NEC
2 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.66%) EMC
3 8 (10.13%) Oracle
3 8 (10.13%) Renesas
4 7 (8.86%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.06%) Northgate
6 1 (1.27%) Sony
6 1 (1.27%) Google
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