Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 136 152
Rank change year-on-year +51 +16 +30
Permanent jobs citing C++ 145 107 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.96% 2.02% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.67% 3.70% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 119 78 121
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% +18.75%
10th Percentile £33,500 £31,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%

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 2,559 2,889 3,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 52.26% 54.61% 55.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2,305 2,553 3,120
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.26%

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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 February 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++.

1 101 (69.66%) Java
2 84 (57.93%) Python
3 80 (55.17%) C#
4 76 (52.41%) Software Engineering
5 73 (50.34%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (49.66%) SQL
7 70 (48.28%) OO
8 63 (43.45%) .NET
9 58 (40.00%) HTML
9 58 (40.00%) JavaScript
10 51 (35.17%) Ruby
11 50 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
12 48 (33.10%) Scrum
13 42 (28.97%) PHP
14 41 (28.28%) Git (software)
15 39 (26.90%) Finance
16 38 (26.21%) TDD
16 38 (26.21%) C
17 37 (25.52%) WPF
18 36 (24.83%) WCF
18 36 (24.83%) DevOps
18 36 (24.83%) DSDM
19 35 (24.14%) CSS
19 35 (24.14%) jQuery
19 35 (24.14%) Test Automation
20 33 (22.76%) Jenkins
21 32 (22.07%) XML
21 32 (22.07%) Linux
22 29 (20.00%) Node.js
23 26 (17.93%) Selenium

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 6 (4.14%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (4.14%) nginx
2 3 (2.07%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.41%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.52%) GitHub
4 7 (4.83%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (4.83%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 5 (3.45%) G Suite
5 5 (3.45%) Office 365
6 3 (2.07%) Slack
7 2 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.38%) IaaS
7 2 (1.38%) Loggly
7 2 (1.38%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.14%) Firewall
2 5 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.69%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.69%) DHCP
3 1 (0.69%) DNS
3 1 (0.69%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.69%) Internet
3 1 (0.69%) LAN
3 1 (0.69%) SAN
3 1 (0.69%) WAN
3 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.69%) Wireless
3 1 (0.69%) ZigBee
3 1 (0.69%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.41%) NoSQL
2 13 (8.97%) MongoDB
2 13 (8.97%) MySQL
3 12 (8.28%) Redis
4 8 (5.52%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.14%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.07%) MS Access
7 2 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.38%) Riak
8 1 (0.69%) Big Data
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (28.28%) Git (software)
2 33 (22.76%) Jenkins
3 26 (17.93%) Selenium
4 24 (16.55%) Subversion
5 21 (14.48%) MSTest
5 21 (14.48%) NUnit
6 15 (10.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 15 (10.34%) Buildbot
6 15 (10.34%) Cucumber
6 15 (10.34%) JIRA
6 15 (10.34%) Ranorex
7 13 (8.97%) Visual Studio
8 12 (8.28%) Android Studio
8 12 (8.28%) Eclipse
9 11 (7.59%) Appium
9 11 (7.59%) SoapUI
10 9 (6.21%) Mercurial
11 8 (5.52%) Vagrant
12 6 (4.14%) NeoLoad
12 6 (4.14%) WebLOAD
General
1 39 (26.90%) Finance
2 16 (11.03%) Retail
3 15 (10.34%) Electronics
3 15 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 10 (6.90%) Legal
5 6 (4.14%) Games
6 1 (0.69%) Advertising
6 1 (0.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 59 (40.69%) Developer
2 50 (34.48%) Software Engineer
3 34 (23.45%) Python Developer
4 22 (15.17%) C# Software Engineer
5 21 (14.48%) .NET Software Engineer
6 18 (12.41%) Java Engineer
7 17 (11.72%) Senior Developer
8 15 (10.34%) Senior Software Engineer
9 13 (8.97%) C++ Software Engineer
9 13 (8.97%) Developer in Test
9 13 (8.97%) Java Developer
10 12 (8.28%) Consultant
10 12 (8.28%) Java Software Engineer
10 12 (8.28%) Python Software Engineer
10 12 (8.28%) Senior Python Developer
10 12 (8.28%) Test Automation Consultant
10 12 (8.28%) Test Consultant
11 11 (7.59%) Analyst
11 11 (7.59%) Test Analyst
12 10 (6.90%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (43.45%) .NET
2 58 (40.00%) HTML
3 37 (25.52%) WPF
4 36 (24.83%) WCF
5 35 (24.14%) CSS
5 35 (24.14%) jQuery
6 32 (22.07%) XML
7 29 (20.00%) Node.js
8 26 (17.93%) Web Services
9 22 (15.17%) Silverlight
10 21 (14.48%) ASP.NET
10 21 (14.48%) LINQ
10 21 (14.48%) RESTful
10 21 (14.48%) SOAP
10 21 (14.48%) WF
10 21 (14.48%) XSLT
11 14 (9.66%) HTML5
11 14 (9.66%) RabbitMQ
12 12 (8.28%) AngularJS
12 12 (8.28%) Pylons
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.34%) Digital TV
2 13 (8.97%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (4.14%) User Experience
4 5 (3.45%) Device Driver
5 3 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.38%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.69%) Clustering
7 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (22.07%) Linux
2 18 (12.41%) Windows
3 13 (8.97%) Android
4 12 (8.28%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 6 (4.14%) CentOS
5 6 (4.14%) Debian
5 6 (4.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.76%) Unix
7 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (52.41%) Software Engineering
2 73 (50.34%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (48.28%) OO
4 50 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (33.10%) Scrum
6 38 (26.21%) TDD
7 36 (24.83%) DevOps
7 36 (24.83%) DSDM
8 35 (24.14%) Test Automation
9 25 (17.24%) Kanban
10 22 (15.17%) SDLC
10 22 (15.17%) Service Delivery
11 21 (14.48%) MVVM
11 21 (14.48%) RUP
11 21 (14.48%) UML
11 21 (14.48%) Use Case
12 18 (12.41%) Open Source
13 17 (11.72%) Software Testing
14 15 (10.34%) BDD
14 15 (10.34%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 101 (69.66%) Java
2 84 (57.93%) Python
3 80 (55.17%) C#
4 72 (49.66%) SQL
5 58 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 51 (35.17%) Ruby
7 42 (28.97%) PHP
8 38 (26.21%) C
9 23 (15.86%) T-SQL
10 21 (14.48%) PL/SQL
11 17 (11.72%) Scala
12 11 (7.59%) Perl
13 3 (2.07%) VBA
14 2 (1.38%) Go
14 2 (1.38%) X++
15 1 (0.69%) Pascal
15 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.69%) R
15 1 (0.69%) VB
15 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (8.28%) SC Cleared
1 12 (8.28%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.07%) MCAD
3 3 (2.07%) MCSD
4 1 (0.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.83%) Docker
2 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.69%) Firmware
2 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (12.41%) Ansible
1 18 (12.41%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (12.41%) Puppet
2 9 (6.21%) SmoothWall
3 7 (4.83%) Terraform
4 2 (1.38%) Nagios
4 2 (1.38%) Prometheus
4 2 (1.38%) Salt
4 2 (1.38%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.69%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 16 (11.03%) Google
2 9 (6.21%) New Relic
3 7 (4.83%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.07%) Alterian
5 2 (1.38%) Oracle
5 2 (1.38%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.38%) SaltStack
5 2 (1.38%) Splunk
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco
6 1 (0.69%) Veeam
6 1 (0.69%) VMware