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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 34 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.29% 4.70% 7.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 10.61% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 8
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £51,250 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
44 66 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 28.39% 44.30% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 43 63 40
Average salary £27,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.11% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,350 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 19 (82.61%) C
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) Ajax
2 13 (56.52%) jQuery
3 12 (52.17%) Groovy
3 12 (52.17%) JPA
3 12 (52.17%) Hudson
3 12 (52.17%) Relational Database
3 12 (52.17%) MyBatis
3 12 (52.17%) PrimeFaces
3 12 (52.17%) Mac OS
3 12 (52.17%) MyEclipse
3 12 (52.17%) Google
3 12 (52.17%) Web 2.0
3 12 (52.17%) Java SE
3 12 (52.17%) Java EE
3 12 (52.17%) JSON
3 12 (52.17%) iBATIS
3 12 (52.17%) RichFaces
3 12 (52.17%) Hibernate
3 12 (52.17%) Subversion
3 12 (52.17%) Spring
3 12 (52.17%) JSF
3 12 (52.17%) Maven
3 12 (52.17%) J2EE
3 12 (52.17%) MySQL
3 12 (52.17%) Ant
3 12 (52.17%) UML
3 12 (52.17%) JDBC
3 12 (52.17%) JSP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (52.17%) JBoss
1 12 (52.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) 3G
1 6 (26.09%) Bluetooth
1 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
1 6 (26.09%) GPRS
1 6 (26.09%) GSM
1 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
1 6 (26.09%) Wireless
1 6 (26.09%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) MySQL
1 12 (52.17%) RDBMS
1 12 (52.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Ant
1 12 (52.17%) Eclipse
1 12 (52.17%) Hudson
1 12 (52.17%) Maven
1 12 (52.17%) MyEclipse
1 12 (52.17%) Subversion
General
1 4 (17.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) Java Developer
3 6 (26.09%) C Software Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Embedded C Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Firmware Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) C++ Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Games Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior C++ Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Games Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) Ajax
1 13 (56.52%) jQuery
2 12 (52.17%) Hibernate
2 12 (52.17%) iBATIS
2 12 (52.17%) J2EE
2 12 (52.17%) Java EE
2 12 (52.17%) Java SE
2 12 (52.17%) JDBC
2 12 (52.17%) JMS
2 12 (52.17%) JPA
2 12 (52.17%) JSF
2 12 (52.17%) JSON
2 12 (52.17%) JSP
2 12 (52.17%) RichFaces
2 12 (52.17%) SOAP
2 12 (52.17%) Spring
2 12 (52.17%) Struts
2 12 (52.17%) Web Services
2 12 (52.17%) XML
2 12 (52.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Web 2.0
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Mac OS
1 12 (52.17%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) UML
2 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.35%) Information Security
3 1 (4.35%) OO
3 1 (4.35%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) TDD
3 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) C
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 12 (52.17%) Groovy
3 12 (52.17%) Java
4 6 (26.09%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Google
2 6 (26.09%) Atmel
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