The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 53 47 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 8 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.63% 4.86% 1.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.92% 7.73% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 9
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
North 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 York region.

Programming Languages Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
274 233 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 55.80% 62.97% 55.25%
Number of salaries quoted 229 107 219
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in York

C++
Salary Trend in York

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

C++ Salary Trend in York

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 (94.44%) SQL
2 30 (83.33%) Java
3 29 (80.56%) JavaScript
3 29 (80.56%) HTML
4 25 (69.44%) C#
5 23 (63.89%) Android
6 22 (61.11%) Linux
6 22 (61.11%) CSS
6 22 (61.11%) Games
7 19 (52.78%) jQuery
8 18 (50.00%) Spring
9 17 (47.22%) Spring MVC
9 17 (47.22%) MVC
9 17 (47.22%) OpenGL
9 17 (47.22%) Atmel
9 17 (47.22%) Arduino
9 17 (47.22%) Apple iOS
10 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
11 8 (22.22%) C
12 7 (19.44%) Python
12 7 (19.44%) Windows
13 6 (16.67%) Degree
13 6 (16.67%) Embedded C
13 6 (16.67%) Firmware
14 5 (13.89%) OO
14 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
15 4 (11.11%) Mathematics
15 4 (11.11%) Physics
15 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
15 4 (11.11%) OOP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (61.11%) Games
2 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (83.33%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) Java Developer
3 13 (36.11%) Software Developer
4 10 (27.78%) Software Engineer
5 7 (19.44%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
7 5 (13.89%) Graduate
7 5 (13.89%) Graduate Software Developer
7 5 (13.89%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
9 3 (8.33%) C++ Developer
9 3 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (8.33%) SQL Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (5.56%) C Developer
11 1 (2.78%) Junior
11 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
11 1 (2.78%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 1 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (80.56%) HTML
2 22 (61.11%) CSS
3 19 (52.78%) jQuery
4 18 (50.00%) Spring
5 17 (47.22%) Spring MVC
5 17 (47.22%) OpenGL
6 4 (11.11%) STL
6 4 (11.11%) MFC
7 3 (8.33%) .NET
8 2 (5.56%) CSS3
8 2 (5.56%) HTML5
8 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
8 2 (5.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) Arduino
2 4 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 4 (11.11%) Physics
2 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Android
2 22 (61.11%) Linux
3 17 (47.22%) Apple iOS
4 7 (19.44%) Windows
5 3 (8.33%) Windows CE
5 3 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) MVC
2 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
3 5 (13.89%) OO
4 4 (11.11%) OOP
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.33%) Scrum
5 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.33%) Coaching
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Load Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.78%) Requirements Management
7 1 (2.78%) Web Development
7 1 (2.78%) TDD
7 1 (2.78%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (94.44%) SQL
2 30 (83.33%) Java
3 29 (80.56%) JavaScript
4 25 (69.44%) C#
5 8 (22.22%) C
6 7 (19.44%) Python
7 6 (16.67%) Embedded C
8 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Atmel
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
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