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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 55 64 50
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 30 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.31% 2.06% 3.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.70% 4.51% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 19
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £35,500
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
526 421 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 58.06% 45.61% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 450 371 297
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 27 February 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 February 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 -8 19 £35,000 -12.50%
Barnsley - 9 £33,500 - 1
Rotherham - 1 £35,000 -
C++
Yorkshire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 40 (63.49%) C#
3 39 (61.90%) .NET
4 38 (60.32%) C
5 32 (50.79%) Embedded C++
6 30 (47.62%) Degree
7 25 (39.68%) Firmware
7 25 (39.68%) MFC
8 24 (38.10%) Embedded C
8 24 (38.10%) Ethernet
8 24 (38.10%) JTAG
9 20 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (22.22%) Computer Science
10 14 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
10 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 14 (22.22%) Wireless
10 14 (22.22%) Windows
10 14 (22.22%) Linux
11 13 (20.63%) Java
12 12 (19.05%) NEC
12 12 (19.05%) Electronics
12 12 (19.05%) Automotive
12 12 (19.05%) GPRS
12 12 (19.05%) GSM
12 12 (19.05%) EMC
12 12 (19.05%) Assembly Language
12 12 (19.05%) Freescale
12 12 (19.05%) Qt
12 12 (19.05%) Home Automation
12 12 (19.05%) Lauterbach

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Office
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (38.10%) Ethernet
2 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 14 (22.22%) Wireless
3 12 (19.05%) GPRS
3 12 (19.05%) GSM
4 10 (15.87%) Modbus
4 10 (15.87%) Profibus
5 2 (3.17%) Bluetooth
5 2 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.59%) Internet
6 1 (1.59%) SMTP
6 1 (1.59%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) MySQL
1 5 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) CppUnit
2 8 (12.70%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.94%) GDB
4 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (19.05%) Electronics
1 12 (19.05%) Automotive
2 7 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (61.90%) Software Engineer
2 32 (50.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 26 (41.27%) Developer
4 12 (19.05%) C++ Developer
5 11 (17.46%) Software Developer
6 7 (11.11%) Graduate
7 6 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (9.52%) C# Developer
7 6 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Graduate Software Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (6.35%) C++ Software Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (3.17%) Firmware Engineer
11 1 (1.59%) 3D Software Engineer
11 1 (1.59%) Lead Programmer
11 1 (1.59%) CAD Engineer
11 1 (1.59%) Graduate C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (61.90%) .NET
2 25 (39.68%) MFC
3 12 (19.05%) Qt
4 11 (17.46%) XML
5 10 (15.87%) STL
6 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 9 (14.29%) Middleware
6 9 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 8 (12.70%) HTML
7 8 (12.70%) CSS
8 7 (11.11%) Ajax
8 7 (11.11%) JSON
8 7 (11.11%) RESTful
9 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (7.94%) Spring
10 5 (7.94%) Hibernate
11 3 (4.76%) WinForms
12 2 (3.17%) XSLT
12 2 (3.17%) XHTML
12 2 (3.17%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 14 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (19.05%) Home Automation
3 11 (17.46%) Algorithms
4 9 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 8 (12.70%) Physics
6 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.17%) Applied Mathematics
7 2 (3.17%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.59%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.22%) Windows
1 14 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) Android
2 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.59%) UNIX
3 1 (1.59%) Windows CE
3 1 (1.59%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 20 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 6 (9.52%) MVC
5 5 (7.94%) Scrum
5 5 (7.94%) OOP
5 5 (7.94%) OO
6 3 (4.76%) CAD
6 3 (4.76%) CAE
6 3 (4.76%) Android Development
6 3 (4.76%) iOS Development
7 1 (1.59%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.59%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.59%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.59%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.59%) UML
7 1 (1.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.59%) MVVM
7 1 (1.59%) Game Development
7 1 (1.59%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 40 (63.49%) C#
2 38 (60.32%) C
3 32 (50.79%) Embedded C++
4 24 (38.10%) Embedded C
5 13 (20.63%) Java
6 12 (19.05%) Assembly Language
7 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 9 (14.29%) Python
8 5 (7.94%) VB.NET
8 5 (7.94%) PHP
9 2 (3.17%) VB
9 2 (3.17%) VB6
9 2 (3.17%) Lua
10 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (47.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) PhD
3 1 (1.59%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (38.10%) JTAG
2 7 (11.11%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.17%) WAI
4 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 25 (39.68%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) EMC
1 12 (19.05%) NEC
1 12 (19.05%) Freescale
1 12 (19.05%) Lauterbach
2 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £26000 - £42000 per annum
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