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

C++
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 145 100
Rank change year-on-year +21 -45 +105
Permanent jobs citing C++ 100 102 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.03% 1.78% 2.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.71% 3.44% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87 66 155
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +29.41% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £62,800
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 2694 2968 3515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 54.73% 51.74% 51.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2351 2503 2906
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £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 August 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 93 (93.00%) Java
2 73 (73.00%) JavaScript
3 72 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (62.00%) Software Engineering
5 59 (59.00%) HTML
6 55 (55.00%) OO
7 54 (54.00%) C#
8 52 (52.00%) Python
9 50 (50.00%) SQL
10 45 (45.00%) Web Services
11 40 (40.00%) CSS
12 38 (38.00%) Scrum
13 37 (37.00%) Finance
13 37 (37.00%) Linux
14 36 (36.00%) Git (software)
15 34 (34.00%) Windows
15 34 (34.00%) .NET
16 33 (33.00%) jQuery
17 32 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
17 32 (32.00%) DSDM
18 31 (31.00%) ASP.NET
19 30 (30.00%) C
19 30 (30.00%) RESTful
20 29 (29.00%) JIRA
21 28 (28.00%) XML
22 27 (27.00%) UML
22 27 (27.00%) T-SQL
23 26 (26.00%) WPF
23 26 (26.00%) Silverlight
24 25 (25.00%) LINQ

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 8 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.00%) Confluence
3 3 (3.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (8.00%) IaaS
2 8 (8.00%) Loggly
2 8 (8.00%) Sumo Logic
3 7 (7.00%) G Suite
3 7 (7.00%) Office 365
4 6 (6.00%) Slack
5 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.00%) Ethernet
2 7 (7.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.00%) HTTP
4 2 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (9.00%) MySQL
4 8 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (8.00%) Riak
5 7 (7.00%) Oracle Database
5 7 (7.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (36.00%) Git (software)
2 29 (29.00%) JIRA
3 25 (25.00%) MSTest
3 25 (25.00%) NUnit
4 24 (24.00%) Jenkins
5 23 (23.00%) Subversion
6 22 (22.00%) Visual Studio
7 17 (17.00%) Android Studio
7 17 (17.00%) Eclipse
8 14 (14.00%) Ranorex
9 9 (9.00%) Maven
9 9 (9.00%) Selenium
10 8 (8.00%) Grunt
10 8 (8.00%) Vagrant
11 7 (7.00%) Appium
11 7 (7.00%) Buildbot
11 7 (7.00%) Cucumber
11 7 (7.00%) GCC
11 7 (7.00%) SoapUI
11 7 (7.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 37 (37.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Retail
3 1 (1.00%) Advertising
3 1 (1.00%) Electronics
3 1 (1.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 51 (51.00%) Software Engineer
2 37 (37.00%) Developer
3 26 (26.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 25 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 21 (21.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (13.00%) Java Developer
7 8 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (8.00%) Graduate
8 6 (6.00%) .NET Developer
8 6 (6.00%) Java Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Consultant
9 5 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Desktop Support
9 5 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.00%) Analyst
10 4 (4.00%) Python Developer
10 4 (4.00%) Test Analyst
11 3 (3.00%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (59.00%) HTML
2 45 (45.00%) Web Services
3 40 (40.00%) CSS
4 34 (34.00%) .NET
5 33 (33.00%) jQuery
6 31 (31.00%) ASP.NET
7 30 (30.00%) RESTful
8 28 (28.00%) XML
9 26 (26.00%) Silverlight
9 26 (26.00%) WPF
10 25 (25.00%) LINQ
10 25 (25.00%) SOAP
10 25 (25.00%) WCF
10 25 (25.00%) WF
10 25 (25.00%) XSLT
11 15 (15.00%) Spring
12 14 (14.00%) AngularJS
12 14 (14.00%) HTML5
13 9 (9.00%) Node.js
14 8 (8.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Fintech
2 8 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (37.00%) Linux
2 34 (34.00%) Windows
3 20 (20.00%) Android
4 17 (17.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 14 (14.00%) Embedded Linux
6 7 (7.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.00%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (62.00%) Software Engineering
3 55 (55.00%) OO
4 38 (38.00%) Scrum
5 32 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (32.00%) DSDM
6 27 (27.00%) UML
7 25 (25.00%) MVVM
7 25 (25.00%) RUP
7 25 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 25 (25.00%) Use Case
8 19 (19.00%) SDLC
8 19 (19.00%) TDD
9 16 (16.00%) Waterfall
10 15 (15.00%) DevOps
11 8 (8.00%) Configuration Management
11 8 (8.00%) Kanban
11 8 (8.00%) MVC
11 8 (8.00%) Test Automation
12 7 (7.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (93.00%) Java
2 73 (73.00%) JavaScript
3 54 (54.00%) C#
4 52 (52.00%) Python
5 50 (50.00%) SQL
6 30 (30.00%) C
7 27 (27.00%) T-SQL
8 25 (25.00%) PL/SQL
9 23 (23.00%) PHP
10 17 (17.00%) Ruby
11 16 (16.00%) Scala
12 9 (9.00%) Go
13 7 (7.00%) Bash Shell
13 7 (7.00%) VC++
14 2 (2.00%) Perl
15 1 (1.00%) VB
15 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
15 1 (1.00%) VB6
15 1 (1.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (11.00%) Degree
2 8 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.00%) PhD
System Software
1 15 (15.00%) Docker
2 5 (5.00%) VirtualBox
3 2 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (10.00%) Puppet
2 8 (8.00%) Ansible
2 8 (8.00%) Nagios
2 8 (8.00%) Prometheus
2 8 (8.00%) Salt
2 8 (8.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (24.00%) Oracle
2 15 (15.00%) Google
3 8 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.00%) New Relic
3 8 (8.00%) Rackspace
3 8 (8.00%) SaltStack
3 8 (8.00%) Splunk
4 7 (7.00%) Red Hat