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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 58 42 54
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 26 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.41% 5.69% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 9.63% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 4
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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
222 270 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 45.49% 59.08% 62.62%
Number of salaries quoted 173 142 224
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 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 24 (92.31%) SQL
2 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
2 21 (80.77%) HTML
3 20 (76.92%) Java
4 18 (69.23%) C#
5 16 (61.54%) Linux
5 16 (61.54%) CSS
6 15 (57.69%) Android
7 14 (53.85%) MVC
7 14 (53.85%) Games
7 14 (53.85%) Spring
7 14 (53.85%) Spring MVC
7 14 (53.85%) jQuery
8 13 (50.00%) OpenGL
8 13 (50.00%) Arduino
8 13 (50.00%) Apple iOS
8 13 (50.00%) Atmel
9 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
10 6 (23.08%) C
10 6 (23.08%) Windows
10 6 (23.08%) Python
11 4 (15.38%) Embedded C
11 4 (15.38%) Scrum
11 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (15.38%) STL
11 4 (15.38%) Firmware
11 4 (15.38%) Degree
11 4 (15.38%) MFC
12 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
12 2 (7.69%) COM

C++
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (53.85%) Games
2 2 (7.69%) Automotive
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Software Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Software Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C++ Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (7.69%) C Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Applications Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Python Software Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Software Applications Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Senior SQL Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 1 (3.85%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (80.77%) HTML
2 16 (61.54%) CSS
3 14 (53.85%) Spring
3 14 (53.85%) Spring MVC
3 14 (53.85%) jQuery
4 13 (50.00%) OpenGL
5 4 (15.38%) STL
5 4 (15.38%) MFC
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 2 (7.69%) COM
6 2 (7.69%) .NET
6 2 (7.69%) HTML5
6 2 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Arduino
2 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.69%) Physics
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 15 (57.69%) Android
3 13 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (23.08%) Windows
5 2 (7.69%) Windows CE
5 2 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) MVC
2 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 4 (15.38%) Scrum
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) TDD
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) Requirements Management
4 2 (7.69%) Load Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.85%) OOP
5 1 (3.85%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) SQL
2 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
3 20 (76.92%) Java
4 18 (69.23%) C#
5 6 (23.08%) C
5 6 (23.08%) Python
6 4 (15.38%) Embedded C
7 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Atmel
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft