Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 85 131
Rank change year-on-year -12 +46 +15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 100 135 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.95% 2.88% 1.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.62% 5.65% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 92 108 74
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £33,325 £36,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £56,225 £55,000 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% 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 1,779 2,388 2,846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 52.46% 50.87% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,513 2,127 2,499
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,580
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for C++ in Leeds

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 64 (64.00%) Java
2 63 (63.00%) Software Engineering
3 60 (60.00%) C#
4 56 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (53.00%) Python
6 46 (46.00%) SQL
7 42 (42.00%) OO
8 41 (41.00%) JavaScript
9 40 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (38.00%) TDD
10 38 (38.00%) Finance
11 33 (33.00%) HTML
11 33 (33.00%) Jenkins
12 32 (32.00%) C
13 30 (30.00%) Git (software)
14 28 (28.00%) Linux
14 28 (28.00%) CSS
15 26 (26.00%) .NET
15 26 (26.00%) jQuery
15 26 (26.00%) DevOps
16 24 (24.00%) NoSQL
16 24 (24.00%) DSDM
16 24 (24.00%) Scrum
17 20 (20.00%) Ruby
18 18 (18.00%) Subversion
18 18 (18.00%) Open Source
19 17 (17.00%) PHP
20 16 (16.00%) ASP.NET
20 16 (16.00%) Mercurial
20 16 (16.00%) Software Testing

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 13 (13.00%) Elasticsearch
1 13 (13.00%) nginx
2 4 (4.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (10.00%) PaaS
1 10 (10.00%) SaaS
2 9 (9.00%) IaaS
3 8 (8.00%) G Suite
3 8 (8.00%) Office 365
4 5 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) Wireless
2 2 (2.00%) HTTP
3 1 (1.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.00%) NoSQL
2 13 (13.00%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (13.00%) Redis
3 8 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 33 (33.00%) Jenkins
2 30 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 18 (18.00%) Subversion
4 16 (16.00%) Mercurial
5 15 (15.00%) MSTest
5 15 (15.00%) NUnit
6 14 (14.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (10.00%) Selenium
8 9 (9.00%) Appium
8 9 (9.00%) Buildbot
8 9 (9.00%) Cucumber
8 9 (9.00%) Ranorex
8 9 (9.00%) SoapUI
9 8 (8.00%) Gatling
9 8 (8.00%) JMeter
9 8 (8.00%) NeoLoad
9 8 (8.00%) WATIR
9 8 (8.00%) WebLOAD
10 6 (6.00%) JIRA
11 5 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 38 (38.00%) Finance
2 8 (8.00%) Retail
3 5 (5.00%) Marketing
4 4 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (50.00%) Developer
1 50 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 26 (26.00%) Software Developer
3 24 (24.00%) Python Developer
4 18 (18.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 18 (18.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 15 (15.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 15 (15.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 14 (14.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 14 (14.00%) Python Engineer
6 14 (14.00%) Python Software Engineer
7 9 (9.00%) Site Engineer
7 9 (9.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 8 (8.00%) Developer in Test
8 8 (8.00%) Lead Developer
8 8 (8.00%) Lead Software Developer
9 6 (6.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (33.00%) HTML
2 28 (28.00%) CSS
3 26 (26.00%) .NET
3 26 (26.00%) jQuery
4 16 (16.00%) ASP.NET
5 15 (15.00%) LINQ
5 15 (15.00%) RESTful
5 15 (15.00%) Silverlight
5 15 (15.00%) SOAP
5 15 (15.00%) WCF
5 15 (15.00%) Web Services
5 15 (15.00%) WF
5 15 (15.00%) WPF
5 15 (15.00%) XML
5 15 (15.00%) XSLT
6 14 (14.00%) Node.js
7 13 (13.00%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (10.00%) Ajax
8 10 (10.00%) HTML5
9 9 (9.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Device Driver
2 4 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.00%) Linux
2 13 (13.00%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (8.00%) Windows
4 5 (5.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 1 (1.00%) Debian
5 1 (1.00%) Fedora
5 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (63.00%) Software Engineering
2 56 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (42.00%) OO
4 40 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (38.00%) TDD
6 26 (26.00%) DevOps
7 24 (24.00%) DSDM
7 24 (24.00%) Scrum
8 18 (18.00%) Open Source
9 16 (16.00%) Software Testing
10 15 (15.00%) MVVM
10 15 (15.00%) RUP
10 15 (15.00%) Service Delivery
10 15 (15.00%) Test Automation
10 15 (15.00%) UML
10 15 (15.00%) Unit Testing
10 15 (15.00%) Use Case
10 15 (15.00%) Web Development
11 14 (14.00%) BDD
11 14 (14.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 64 (64.00%) Java
2 60 (60.00%) C#
3 53 (53.00%) Python
4 46 (46.00%) SQL
5 41 (41.00%) JavaScript
6 32 (32.00%) C
7 20 (20.00%) Ruby
8 17 (17.00%) PHP
9 15 (15.00%) PL/SQL
9 15 (15.00%) T-SQL
10 14 (14.00%) Perl
11 10 (10.00%) PowerShell
12 9 (9.00%) Scala
13 7 (7.00%) Bash Shell
14 5 (5.00%) Go
15 2 (2.00%) MATLAB
15 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
16 1 (1.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (1.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (1.00%) Cyber Scheme
2 1 (1.00%) OSCE
2 1 (1.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (16.00%) Ansible
2 3 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (8.00%) Google
2 6 (6.00%) Microsoft