Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 137 95
Rank change year-on-year +39 -42 +93
Permanent jobs citing C++ 130 102 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.61% 1.87% 2.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.14% 3.45% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 109 71 187
Leeds median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +17.02% +10.59%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 2528 2953 3752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 50.84% 54.10% 54.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2224 2596 3049
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £40,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.80% -5.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 November 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++.

1 105 (80.77%) Java
2 76 (58.46%) SQL
3 73 (56.15%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (52.31%) Python
5 65 (50.00%) OO
5 65 (50.00%) HTML
6 63 (48.46%) C#
6 63 (48.46%) Software Engineering
7 58 (44.62%) JavaScript
8 51 (39.23%) .NET
9 47 (36.15%) Git (software)
10 42 (32.31%) Scrum
11 37 (28.46%) Finance
11 37 (28.46%) XML
11 37 (28.46%) WPF
11 37 (28.46%) Continuous Integration
12 36 (27.69%) Web Services
12 36 (27.69%) PHP
13 35 (26.92%) CSS
13 35 (26.92%) WCF
14 34 (26.15%) jQuery
15 31 (23.85%) Jenkins
15 31 (23.85%) DevOps
15 31 (23.85%) DSDM
16 29 (22.31%) SDLC
17 27 (20.77%) Ruby
18 26 (20.00%) Linux
18 26 (20.00%) T-SQL
18 26 (20.00%) Test Automation
19 25 (19.23%) Silverlight

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 4 (3.08%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.31%) nginx
3 1 (0.77%) Apache
3 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.08%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.15%) G Suite
2 8 (6.15%) GitHub
2 8 (6.15%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (6.15%) IaaS
2 8 (6.15%) Loggly
2 8 (6.15%) Office 365
2 8 (6.15%) Sumo Logic
3 7 (5.38%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (5.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 6 (4.62%) Slack
5 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.54%) Internet
1 2 (1.54%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.77%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.62%) MySQL
2 17 (13.08%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.15%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (6.15%) Riak
4 7 (5.38%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (5.38%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.62%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.31%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.31%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.31%) Redis
7 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.77%) Big Data
8 1 (0.77%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 47 (36.15%) Git (software)
2 31 (23.85%) Jenkins
3 23 (17.69%) MSTest
3 23 (17.69%) NUnit
3 23 (17.69%) Subversion
4 21 (16.15%) Selenium
5 19 (14.62%) JIRA
6 16 (12.31%) Android Studio
6 16 (12.31%) Eclipse
6 16 (12.31%) Visual Studio
7 11 (8.46%) Ranorex
8 8 (6.15%) Appium
8 8 (6.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (6.15%) Buildbot
8 8 (6.15%) Cucumber
8 8 (6.15%) Grunt
8 8 (6.15%) Maven
8 8 (6.15%) SoapUI
8 8 (6.15%) Vagrant
9 4 (3.08%) Mercurial
General
1 37 (28.46%) Finance
2 12 (9.23%) Electronics
2 12 (9.23%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.92%) Retail
4 2 (1.54%) Advertising
5 1 (0.77%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 52 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 45 (34.62%) Developer
3 25 (19.23%) C# Software Engineer
4 24 (18.46%) Python Developer
5 23 (17.69%) .NET Software Engineer
6 17 (13.08%) C++ Software Engineer
7 15 (11.54%) Analyst
7 15 (11.54%) Java Engineer
7 15 (11.54%) Java Software Engineer
7 15 (11.54%) Python Software Engineer
7 15 (11.54%) Test Analyst
8 13 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (6.92%) Automation Test Analyst
10 8 (6.15%) Full Stack Developer
10 8 (6.15%) Senior Developer
11 7 (5.38%) Java Developer
12 6 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
13 5 (3.85%) Consultant
13 5 (3.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 4 (3.08%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (50.00%) HTML
2 51 (39.23%) .NET
3 37 (28.46%) WPF
3 37 (28.46%) XML
4 36 (27.69%) Web Services
5 35 (26.92%) CSS
5 35 (26.92%) WCF
6 34 (26.15%) jQuery
7 25 (19.23%) Silverlight
8 23 (17.69%) ASP.NET
8 23 (17.69%) LINQ
8 23 (17.69%) RESTful
8 23 (17.69%) SOAP
8 23 (17.69%) WF
8 23 (17.69%) XSLT
9 15 (11.54%) Elastic Stack
10 11 (8.46%) HTML5
10 11 (8.46%) Node.js
10 11 (8.46%) RabbitMQ
11 9 (6.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.23%) Digital TV
2 5 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.08%) Fintech
4 3 (2.31%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.54%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.54%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.00%) Linux
2 24 (18.46%) Windows
3 16 (12.31%) Android
3 16 (12.31%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 6 (4.62%) Unix
5 3 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.77%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (56.15%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (50.00%) OO
3 63 (48.46%) Software Engineering
4 42 (32.31%) Scrum
5 37 (28.46%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (23.85%) DevOps
6 31 (23.85%) DSDM
7 29 (22.31%) SDLC
8 26 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 25 (19.23%) UML
10 23 (17.69%) MVVM
10 23 (17.69%) RUP
10 23 (17.69%) Service Delivery
10 23 (17.69%) Use Case
11 19 (14.62%) Kanban
11 19 (14.62%) TDD
12 16 (12.31%) OOP
12 16 (12.31%) Waterfall
13 11 (8.46%) Software Testing
14 9 (6.92%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (80.77%) Java
2 76 (58.46%) SQL
3 68 (52.31%) Python
4 63 (48.46%) C#
5 58 (44.62%) JavaScript
6 36 (27.69%) PHP
7 27 (20.77%) Ruby
8 26 (20.00%) T-SQL
9 23 (17.69%) PL/SQL
10 16 (12.31%) Scala
11 13 (10.00%) C
12 8 (6.15%) Go
13 6 (4.62%) Bash Shell
14 3 (2.31%) VC++
15 2 (1.54%) Perl
15 2 (1.54%) X++
16 1 (0.77%) VB
16 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.77%) VB6
16 1 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (3.85%) Degree
2 3 (2.31%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.54%) PhD
3 2 (1.54%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.54%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.77%) MCAD
4 1 (0.77%) MCSD
System Software
1 10 (7.69%) Docker
2 2 (1.54%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (13.85%) Ansible
2 15 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (11.54%) Puppet
3 8 (6.15%) Nagios
3 8 (6.15%) Prometheus
3 8 (6.15%) Salt
3 8 (6.15%) ZABBIX
4 7 (5.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (12.31%) Google
2 15 (11.54%) New Relic
3 13 (10.00%) Oracle
4 10 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.15%) Rackspace
5 8 (6.15%) SaltStack
5 8 (6.15%) Splunk
6 3 (2.31%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.77%) Alterian