The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 30 12 22
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.45% 11.49% 6.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.02% 30.30% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 9
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
West 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 Wakefield region.

Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
83 33 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 40.69% 37.93% 48.92%
Number of salaries quoted 70 31 64
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

C++
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Wakefield region.

C++ Salary Trend in Wakefield

C++
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Wakefield

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 34 (87.18%) Games
2 30 (76.92%) Java
2 30 (76.92%) Android
3 27 (69.23%) Apple iOS
4 26 (66.67%) Objective-C
5 13 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.69%) C
6 3 (7.69%) MySQL
6 3 (7.69%) Android Development
6 3 (7.69%) jQuery
7 2 (5.13%) Ext JS
7 2 (5.13%) JSON
7 2 (5.13%) Web Development
7 2 (5.13%) Java EE
7 2 (5.13%) JSF
7 2 (5.13%) Maven
7 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.13%) MyBatis
7 2 (5.13%) Hudson
7 2 (5.13%) RESTful
7 2 (5.13%) Game Development
7 2 (5.13%) JUnit
7 2 (5.13%) JSP
7 2 (5.13%) SOAP
7 2 (5.13%) Web Services
7 2 (5.13%) XML
7 2 (5.13%) XSD
7 2 (5.13%) XSLT
7 2 (5.13%) Linux

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Maya
1 1 (2.56%) 3ds Max
1 1 (2.56%) Blender
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) MySQL
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Maven
1 2 (5.13%) Hudson
1 2 (5.13%) JUnit
2 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.56%) Redmine
2 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.56%) Gerrit
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (87.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (79.49%) Programmer
2 29 (74.36%) C++ Programmer
3 16 (41.03%) Senior Programmer
4 14 (35.90%) Senior C++ Programmer
5 7 (17.95%) Developer
6 4 (10.26%) C++ Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Games Developer
8 1 (2.56%) C++ Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) jQuery
2 2 (5.13%) Ext JS
2 2 (5.13%) JSON
2 2 (5.13%) Java EE
2 2 (5.13%) JSF
2 2 (5.13%) MyBatis
2 2 (5.13%) RESTful
2 2 (5.13%) JSP
2 2 (5.13%) SOAP
2 2 (5.13%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) XML
2 2 (5.13%) XSD
2 2 (5.13%) XSLT
2 2 (5.13%) J2EE
2 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.56%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.56%) CSS
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (2.56%) Mobile Games
1 1 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.56%) Xbox
1 1 (2.56%) User Experience
1 1 (2.56%) Animation
1 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
1 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Android
2 27 (69.23%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (7.69%) Android Development
3 2 (5.13%) Web Development
3 2 (5.13%) Game Development
4 1 (2.56%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) Java
2 26 (66.67%) Objective-C
3 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.69%) C
4 2 (5.13%) Python
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Apple
1 1 (2.56%) Facebook
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