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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 127 127
Rank change year-on-year +26 0  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 56 50 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.17% 1.51% 1.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.89% 2.81% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 44 45 42
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 Leeds with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1438 1778 1804
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 55.78% 53.85% 48.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1470 1526
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for C++.

1 87 (89.69%) Java
2 63 (64.95%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (54.64%) C#
4 51 (52.58%) Software Engineering
5 49 (50.52%) JavaScript
6 42 (43.30%) .NET
6 42 (43.30%) C
6 42 (43.30%) OO
6 42 (43.30%) Python
7 40 (41.24%) SQL
8 39 (40.21%) HTML
9 36 (37.11%) Web Services
10 35 (36.08%) Scrum
11 34 (35.05%) Ruby
12 33 (34.02%) Finance
13 31 (31.96%) Linux
13 31 (31.96%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (30.93%) RESTful
14 30 (30.93%) Windows
14 30 (30.93%) XML
14 30 (30.93%) CSS
15 29 (29.90%) PHP
15 29 (29.90%) DSDM
16 28 (28.87%) ASP.NET
16 28 (28.87%) jQuery
16 28 (28.87%) Silverlight
17 26 (26.80%) LINQ
17 26 (26.80%) WCF
17 26 (26.80%) WPF
17 26 (26.80%) WF

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 (6.19%) Confluence
2 2 (2.06%) Apache
2 2 (2.06%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.25%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.15%) G Suite
3 5 (5.15%) Office 365
3 5 (5.15%) Slack
4 2 (2.06%) GitHub
4 2 (2.06%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.06%) IaaS
4 2 (2.06%) Loggly
4 2 (2.06%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) HTTP
1 9 (9.28%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.22%) Ethernet
2 7 (7.22%) Network Security
2 7 (7.22%) Wireless
2 7 (7.22%) Wireless Security
3 3 (3.09%) Wireshark
4 2 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.06%) DNS
4 2 (2.06%) Firewall
4 2 (2.06%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.06%) LDAP
4 2 (2.06%) SSL
4 2 (2.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.12%) Redis
3 3 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.06%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.06%) Riak
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.03%) Big Data
5 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.03%) HBase
5 1 (1.03%) MySQL
5 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.03%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (26.80%) MSTest
1 26 (26.80%) NUnit
2 17 (17.53%) JIRA
3 16 (16.49%) Visual Studio
4 15 (15.46%) Git (software)
5 14 (14.43%) Eclipse
6 10 (10.31%) Android Studio
7 8 (8.25%) Jenkins
8 7 (7.22%) Cucumber
8 7 (7.22%) Selenium
8 7 (7.22%) Subversion
8 7 (7.22%) Vagrant
9 6 (6.19%) NetBeans
10 5 (5.15%) Appium
10 5 (5.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (5.15%) Buildbot
10 5 (5.15%) Ranorex
10 5 (5.15%) SoapUI
11 3 (3.09%) Burp Suite
11 3 (3.09%) Maven
General
1 33 (34.02%) Finance
2 10 (10.31%) Retail
3 6 (6.19%) Electronics
3 6 (6.19%) Publishing
4 4 (4.12%) Games
5 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (45.36%) Software Engineer
2 28 (28.87%) .NET Software Engineer
2 28 (28.87%) C# Software Engineer
3 25 (25.77%) Developer
4 15 (15.46%) Tester
5 13 (13.40%) Penetration Tester
6 9 (9.28%) C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (8.25%) .NET Developer
8 7 (7.22%) Java Developer
9 6 (6.19%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (6.19%) Android Developer
9 6 (6.19%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (6.19%) C# Developer
9 6 (6.19%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (6.19%) Desktop Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) Graduate
9 6 (6.19%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) Security Penetration Tester
9 6 (6.19%) Security Tester
10 5 (5.15%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (43.30%) .NET
2 39 (40.21%) HTML
3 36 (37.11%) Web Services
4 30 (30.93%) CSS
4 30 (30.93%) RESTful
4 30 (30.93%) XML
5 28 (28.87%) ASP.NET
5 28 (28.87%) jQuery
5 28 (28.87%) Silverlight
6 26 (26.80%) LINQ
6 26 (26.80%) WCF
6 26 (26.80%) WF
6 26 (26.80%) WPF
7 24 (24.74%) SOAP
7 24 (24.74%) XSLT
8 8 (8.25%) Node.js
9 7 (7.22%) .NET Framework
9 7 (7.22%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (7.22%) REST
10 6 (6.19%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.37%) Mobile App
2 11 (11.34%) Computer Science
3 10 (10.31%) CESG
4 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.09%) User Experience
5 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.03%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.96%) Linux
2 30 (30.93%) Windows
3 19 (19.59%) Android
4 16 (16.49%) Unix
5 9 (9.28%) Embedded Linux
5 9 (9.28%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 8 (8.25%) Apple iOS
7 6 (6.19%) Mac OS
8 5 (5.15%) CentOS
8 5 (5.15%) Debian
8 5 (5.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.09%) Kali Linux
10 2 (2.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (64.95%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (52.58%) Software Engineering
3 42 (43.30%) OO
4 35 (36.08%) Scrum
5 31 (31.96%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (29.90%) DSDM
7 24 (24.74%) MVVM
7 24 (24.74%) RUP
7 24 (24.74%) Service Delivery
7 24 (24.74%) UML
7 24 (24.74%) Use Case
8 16 (16.49%) TDD
9 13 (13.40%) Information Security
10 12 (12.37%) DevOps
10 12 (12.37%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (10.31%) Android Development
12 9 (9.28%) Waterfall
13 8 (8.25%) Project Management
14 7 (7.22%) BDD
14 7 (7.22%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (89.69%) Java
2 53 (54.64%) C#
3 49 (50.52%) JavaScript
4 42 (43.30%) C
4 42 (43.30%) Python
5 40 (41.24%) SQL
6 34 (35.05%) Ruby
7 29 (29.90%) PHP
8 26 (26.80%) PL/SQL
8 26 (26.80%) T-SQL
9 14 (14.43%) Perl
10 8 (8.25%) Scala
11 6 (6.19%) VB.NET
12 3 (3.09%) Go
13 2 (2.06%) Apple Swift
13 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
13 2 (2.06%) Objective-C
13 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
13 2 (2.06%) VB
14 1 (1.03%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (16.49%) Degree
2 13 (13.40%) CREST Certified
2 13 (13.40%) SC Cleared
2 13 (13.40%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.25%) OSCP
4 6 (6.19%) CEH
4 6 (6.19%) CHECK Team Leader
5 4 (4.12%) CISA
5 4 (4.12%) CISSP
6 2 (2.06%) CHECK Team Member
6 2 (2.06%) Tigerscheme
7 1 (1.03%) CPTE
7 1 (1.03%) MBA
7 1 (1.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (8.25%) Docker
2 6 (6.19%) VirtualBox
3 2 (2.06%) Sendmail
3 2 (2.06%) Snort
3 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.03%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.03%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (7.22%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (7.22%) Puppet
2 4 (4.12%) Nagios
3 3 (3.09%) Nessus
3 3 (3.09%) Nmap
4 2 (2.06%) Ansible
4 2 (2.06%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (2.06%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (2.06%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.06%) Proventia
4 2 (2.06%) Salt
4 2 (2.06%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.03%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (12.37%) Oracle
2 7 (7.22%) Google
3 2 (2.06%) Blue Coat
3 2 (2.06%) BT
3 2 (2.06%) Cisco
3 2 (2.06%) Forcepoint
3 2 (2.06%) Intel Security
3 2 (2.06%) Juniper
3 2 (2.06%) Kaspersky
3 2 (2.06%) NetApp
3 2 (2.06%) New Relic
3 2 (2.06%) Rackspace
3 2 (2.06%) SaltStack
3 2 (2.06%) Splunk
3 2 (2.06%) Sun
3 2 (2.06%) Symantec
3 2 (2.06%) Tripwire
3 2 (2.06%) VMware
4 1 (1.03%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £54000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
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