The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 28 37
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax - 5.41% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 11.54% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Median salary - £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 44 52 70
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 35.48% 46.85% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 39 42 63
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Halifax

C++
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for C++ in Halifax

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for C++.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
General
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (75.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared