Period
to 19 November 2018

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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 96 136
Rank change year-on-year -1 +40 -36
Permanent jobs citing C++ 107 129 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.74% 2.64% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.04% 5.17% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 93 108 69
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -4.55% +22.22%
10th Percentile £33,000 £36,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%

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 2,123 2,493 2,910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 54.46% 50.94% 54.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,772 2,191 2,561
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,298 £60,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +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 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 76 (71.03%) Java
2 68 (63.55%) C#
3 67 (62.62%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (59.81%) Software Engineering
5 57 (53.27%) Python
6 49 (45.79%) OO
6 49 (45.79%) SQL
6 49 (45.79%) Continuous Integration
7 45 (42.06%) Finance
7 45 (42.06%) JavaScript
8 44 (41.12%) TDD
9 39 (36.45%) Jenkins
10 35 (32.71%) C
11 34 (31.78%) HTML
11 34 (31.78%) DevOps
12 32 (29.91%) Git (software)
13 30 (28.04%) CSS
14 29 (27.10%) .NET
14 29 (27.10%) Scrum
15 28 (26.17%) DSDM
15 28 (26.17%) jQuery
16 26 (24.30%) Linux
17 24 (22.43%) NoSQL
18 23 (21.50%) Subversion
18 23 (21.50%) Ruby
18 23 (21.50%) PHP
19 21 (19.63%) Ansible
20 20 (18.69%) Mercurial
21 18 (16.82%) Test Automation
21 18 (16.82%) Open Source

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 14 (13.08%) Elasticsearch
1 14 (13.08%) nginx
2 5 (4.67%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.87%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) EViews
1 2 (1.87%) SPSS
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.28%) PaaS
1 11 (10.28%) SaaS
2 10 (9.35%) G Suite
2 10 (9.35%) IaaS
2 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (9.35%) Office 365
3 6 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.87%) HTTP
2 1 (0.93%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.93%) DVB
2 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.43%) NoSQL
2 15 (14.02%) Redis
3 14 (13.08%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (7.48%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.61%) SQL Server
6 5 (4.67%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 39 (36.45%) Jenkins
2 32 (29.91%) Git (software)
3 23 (21.50%) Subversion
4 20 (18.69%) Mercurial
5 17 (15.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (15.89%) MSTest
5 17 (15.89%) NUnit
6 12 (11.21%) Buildbot
6 12 (11.21%) Selenium
7 11 (10.28%) Appium
7 11 (10.28%) Cucumber
7 11 (10.28%) Ranorex
7 11 (10.28%) SoapUI
8 10 (9.35%) Gatling
8 10 (9.35%) JMeter
8 10 (9.35%) NeoLoad
8 10 (9.35%) WATIR
8 10 (9.35%) WebLOAD
9 7 (6.54%) JIRA
10 6 (5.61%) PHPUnit
General
1 45 (42.06%) Finance
2 10 (9.35%) Retail
3 5 (4.67%) Financial Institution
3 5 (4.67%) Marketing
4 2 (1.87%) Banking
4 2 (1.87%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (53.27%) Developer
2 46 (42.99%) Software Engineer
3 30 (28.04%) Software Developer
4 25 (23.36%) Python Developer
5 17 (15.89%) .NET Software Engineer
5 17 (15.89%) C# Software Engineer
6 15 (14.02%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 15 (14.02%) Python Engineer
6 15 (14.02%) Python Software Engineer
7 12 (11.21%) Embedded Engineer
7 12 (11.21%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 10 (9.35%) Developer in Test
8 10 (9.35%) Lead Developer
8 10 (9.35%) Lead Software Developer
9 9 (8.41%) Site Engineer
9 9 (8.41%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 6 (5.61%) LAMP Developer
10 6 (5.61%) PHP Developer
10 6 (5.61%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 5 (4.67%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (31.78%) HTML
2 30 (28.04%) CSS
3 29 (27.10%) .NET
4 28 (26.17%) jQuery
5 17 (15.89%) ASP.NET
5 17 (15.89%) LINQ
5 17 (15.89%) RESTful
5 17 (15.89%) Silverlight
5 17 (15.89%) SOAP
5 17 (15.89%) WCF
5 17 (15.89%) Web Services
5 17 (15.89%) WF
5 17 (15.89%) WPF
5 17 (15.89%) XML
5 17 (15.89%) XSLT
6 16 (14.95%) Node.js
7 15 (14.02%) RabbitMQ
8 11 (10.28%) Ajax
8 11 (10.28%) HTML5
9 9 (8.41%) Pylons
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.48%) Device Driver
2 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (4.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.80%) User Experience
4 2 (1.87%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.87%) Digital TV
4 2 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.93%) PKI
5 1 (0.93%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.30%) Linux
2 11 (10.28%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (4.67%) Windows
4 2 (1.87%) Android
4 2 (1.87%) Debian
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 1 (0.93%) CentOS
5 1 (0.93%) Fedora
5 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (62.62%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (59.81%) Software Engineering
3 49 (45.79%) Continuous Integration
3 49 (45.79%) OO
4 44 (41.12%) TDD
5 34 (31.78%) DevOps
6 29 (27.10%) Scrum
7 28 (26.17%) DSDM
8 18 (16.82%) Open Source
8 18 (16.82%) Software Testing
8 18 (16.82%) Test Automation
9 17 (15.89%) MVVM
9 17 (15.89%) RUP
9 17 (15.89%) Service Delivery
9 17 (15.89%) UML
9 17 (15.89%) Use Case
10 16 (14.95%) BDD
11 15 (14.02%) Mentoring
11 15 (14.02%) Web Development
12 12 (11.21%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (71.03%) Java
2 68 (63.55%) C#
3 57 (53.27%) Python
4 49 (45.79%) SQL
5 45 (42.06%) JavaScript
6 35 (32.71%) C
7 23 (21.50%) PHP
7 23 (21.50%) Ruby
8 17 (15.89%) PL/SQL
8 17 (15.89%) T-SQL
9 11 (10.28%) Perl
9 11 (10.28%) PowerShell
9 11 (10.28%) Scala
10 8 (7.48%) Bash Shell
11 5 (4.67%) Go
12 4 (3.74%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.87%) R
14 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.93%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (8.41%) Degree
2 2 (1.87%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.48%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.61%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (19.63%) Ansible
2 7 (6.54%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (6.54%) Puppet
3 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (10.28%) Google
2 7 (6.54%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.93%) SAP
3 1 (0.93%) TIBCO