Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 101 110 130
Rank change year-on-year +9 +20 +22
Permanent jobs citing C++ 76 101 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.44% 2.24% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.54% 4.04% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 45 80 87
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £80,500 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% -

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,673 2,499 2,713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 53.67% 55.45% 54.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,497 2,143 2,372
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,500 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Leeds

C++
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for C++ in Leeds

C++
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Salary histogram for C++ in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for C++.

1 59 (77.63%) Java
2 58 (76.32%) C#
3 51 (67.11%) Software Engineering
4 49 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (60.53%) Python
6 41 (53.95%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (47.37%) TDD
7 36 (47.37%) C
7 36 (47.37%) Jenkins
8 35 (46.05%) Finance
9 34 (44.74%) PHP
10 33 (43.42%) Scrum
10 33 (43.42%) DSDM
11 31 (40.79%) Mentoring
12 29 (38.16%) Test Automation
12 29 (38.16%) JMeter
12 29 (38.16%) Ruby
13 28 (36.84%) Kanban
13 28 (36.84%) Software Testing
13 28 (36.84%) Google
13 28 (36.84%) WATIR
13 28 (36.84%) Selenium
13 28 (36.84%) WebLOAD
13 28 (36.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 28 (36.84%) Scala
13 28 (36.84%) Cucumber
13 28 (36.84%) BDD
13 28 (36.84%) Ranorex
13 28 (36.84%) NeoLoad
13 28 (36.84%) SoapUI

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (10.53%) nginx
2 5 (6.58%) IIS
3 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 28 (36.84%) G Suite
1 28 (36.84%) Office 365
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.32%) GitHub
3 1 (1.32%) PaaS
3 1 (1.32%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 8 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (10.53%) Redis
3 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 36 (47.37%) Jenkins
2 29 (38.16%) JMeter
3 28 (36.84%) Appium
3 28 (36.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 28 (36.84%) Buildbot
3 28 (36.84%) Cucumber
3 28 (36.84%) Gatling
3 28 (36.84%) NeoLoad
3 28 (36.84%) Ranorex
3 28 (36.84%) Selenium
3 28 (36.84%) SoapUI
3 28 (36.84%) WATIR
3 28 (36.84%) WebLOAD
4 16 (21.05%) WebDriver
5 10 (13.16%) Git (software)
6 9 (11.84%) Visual Studio
7 8 (10.53%) Mercurial
7 8 (10.53%) Subversion
8 5 (6.58%) MSTest
8 5 (6.58%) NUnit
General
1 35 (46.05%) Finance
2 27 (35.53%) Retail
3 4 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.63%) Games
5 1 (1.32%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (67.11%) Developer
2 41 (53.95%) Software Developer
3 27 (35.53%) Developer in Test
4 25 (32.89%) C# Developer
5 24 (31.58%) Python Developer
6 21 (27.63%) Software Engineer
7 20 (26.32%) C# Software Developer
8 16 (21.05%) Java Developer
8 16 (21.05%) Java Developer in Test
8 16 (21.05%) Java Scala Developer
8 16 (21.05%) Java Software Developer
8 16 (21.05%) Ruby Developer
8 16 (21.05%) Scala Developer
9 12 (15.79%) Lead Developer
10 11 (14.47%) Lead Software Developer
11 8 (10.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 8 (10.53%) Python Engineer
11 8 (10.53%) Python Software Engineer
12 6 (7.89%) Senior Developer
13 5 (6.58%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.05%) .NET
2 10 (13.16%) ASP.NET
3 9 (11.84%) HTML
4 8 (10.53%) CSS
4 8 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (9.21%) Web Services
6 6 (7.89%) jQuery
6 6 (7.89%) XML
6 6 (7.89%) XSLT
7 5 (6.58%) LINQ
7 5 (6.58%) RESTful
7 5 (6.58%) Silverlight
7 5 (6.58%) SOAP
7 5 (6.58%) WCF
7 5 (6.58%) WF
7 5 (6.58%) WPF
8 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (3.95%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.63%) Natural Language Processing
10 2 (2.63%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Algorithms
1 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.63%) Internet of Things
2 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.32%) Online Games
3 1 (1.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Linux
2 2 (2.63%) Android
2 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (67.11%) Software Engineering
2 49 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (53.95%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (47.37%) TDD
5 33 (43.42%) DSDM
5 33 (43.42%) Scrum
6 31 (40.79%) Mentoring
7 29 (38.16%) Test Automation
8 28 (36.84%) BDD
8 28 (36.84%) Kanban
8 28 (36.84%) Software Testing
9 27 (35.53%) SDET
10 19 (25.00%) OO
11 10 (13.16%) DevOps
12 5 (6.58%) MVC
12 5 (6.58%) MVVM
12 5 (6.58%) RUP
12 5 (6.58%) Service Delivery
12 5 (6.58%) UML
12 5 (6.58%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 59 (77.63%) Java
2 58 (76.32%) C#
3 46 (60.53%) Python
4 36 (47.37%) C
5 34 (44.74%) PHP
6 29 (38.16%) Ruby
7 28 (36.84%) Scala
8 22 (28.95%) SQL
9 16 (21.05%) JavaScript
10 9 (11.84%) VB
11 8 (10.53%) T-SQL
12 7 (9.21%) PowerShell
13 5 (6.58%) PL/SQL
13 5 (6.58%) VB6
14 3 (3.95%) VB.NET
15 2 (2.63%) Perl
15 2 (2.63%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) MCP
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.63%) PhD
3 1 (1.32%) CREST Certified
3 1 (1.32%) OSCP
3 1 (1.32%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) Cyber Essentials
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (36.84%) Google
2 13 (17.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.32%) NVIDIA