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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 119 83
Rank change year-on-year +9 -36  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 47 46 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.87% 1.59% 3.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.35% 3.17% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 43 25 82
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +23.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,350
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 1402 1452 1780
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 55.81% 50.19% 54.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1211 1233 1488
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 99 (97.06%) Java
2 71 (69.61%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (65.69%) JavaScript
4 61 (59.80%) Software Engineering
5 53 (51.96%) HTML
5 53 (51.96%) OO
6 51 (50.00%) C#
7 47 (46.08%) Web Services
7 47 (46.08%) Python
8 45 (44.12%) SQL
9 41 (40.20%) Linux
10 36 (35.29%) CSS
11 35 (34.31%) C
11 35 (34.31%) Scrum
12 34 (33.33%) .NET
13 32 (31.37%) Finance
14 31 (30.39%) ASP.NET
14 31 (30.39%) Git (software)
15 30 (29.41%) RESTful
15 30 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (29.41%) XML
15 30 (29.41%) Windows
16 29 (28.43%) DSDM
16 29 (28.43%) JIRA
16 29 (28.43%) jQuery
17 27 (26.47%) Android
18 26 (25.49%) T-SQL
19 25 (24.51%) PL/SQL
19 25 (24.51%) UML
19 25 (24.51%) Ruby

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 7 (6.86%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.88%) Confluence
3 3 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.90%) G Suite
3 5 (4.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (4.90%) IaaS
3 5 (4.90%) Loggly
3 5 (4.90%) Office 365
3 5 (4.90%) Slack
3 5 (4.90%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.71%) Ethernet
2 7 (6.86%) HTTP
2 7 (6.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.86%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (6.86%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.90%) MySQL
4 5 (4.90%) Riak
5 4 (3.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 31 (30.39%) Git (software)
2 29 (28.43%) JIRA
3 25 (24.51%) MSTest
3 25 (24.51%) NUnit
4 24 (23.53%) Visual Studio
5 22 (21.57%) Eclipse
6 21 (20.59%) Subversion
7 18 (17.65%) Android Studio
7 18 (17.65%) Jenkins
8 11 (10.78%) Ranorex
9 10 (9.80%) Vagrant
10 6 (5.88%) GCC
10 6 (5.88%) JBehave
10 6 (5.88%) JUnit
10 6 (5.88%) Maven
10 6 (5.88%) NetBeans
10 6 (5.88%) Selenium
10 6 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (4.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (4.90%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (31.37%) Finance
2 8 (7.84%) Retail
3 3 (2.94%) Electronics
3 3 (2.94%) Games
3 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 38 (37.25%) Developer
3 25 (24.51%) .NET Software Engineer
3 25 (24.51%) C# Software Engineer
4 20 (19.61%) C++ Software Engineer
5 15 (14.71%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.84%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Android Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Desktop Support
7 6 (5.88%) Graduate
7 6 (5.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Java Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Consultant
9 4 (3.92%) Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) Junior
9 4 (3.92%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (51.96%) HTML
2 47 (46.08%) Web Services
3 36 (35.29%) CSS
4 34 (33.33%) .NET
5 31 (30.39%) ASP.NET
6 30 (29.41%) RESTful
6 30 (29.41%) XML
7 29 (28.43%) jQuery
8 25 (24.51%) LINQ
8 25 (24.51%) Silverlight
8 25 (24.51%) WCF
8 25 (24.51%) WF
8 25 (24.51%) WPF
9 24 (23.53%) SOAP
9 24 (23.53%) XSLT
10 12 (11.76%) Spring
11 11 (10.78%) AngularJS
11 11 (10.78%) HTML5
12 10 (9.80%) Node.js
13 9 (8.82%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 6 (5.88%) Fintech
1 6 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
1 6 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.94%) User Experience
3 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.98%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 41 (40.20%) Linux
2 30 (29.41%) Windows
3 27 (26.47%) Android
4 17 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
4 17 (16.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 11 (10.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.88%) Mac OS
7 5 (4.90%) CentOS
7 5 (4.90%) Debian
8 4 (3.92%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (69.61%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (59.80%) Software Engineering
3 53 (51.96%) OO
4 35 (34.31%) Scrum
5 30 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (28.43%) DSDM
7 25 (24.51%) UML
8 24 (23.53%) MVVM
8 24 (23.53%) RUP
8 24 (23.53%) Service Delivery
8 24 (23.53%) Use Case
9 19 (18.63%) TDD
10 16 (15.69%) DevOps
10 16 (15.69%) SDLC
11 15 (14.71%) Waterfall
12 10 (9.80%) Configuration Management
13 8 (7.84%) Mentoring
14 7 (6.86%) Android Development
15 6 (5.88%) BDD
15 6 (5.88%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 99 (97.06%) Java
2 67 (65.69%) JavaScript
3 51 (50.00%) C#
4 47 (46.08%) Python
5 45 (44.12%) SQL
6 35 (34.31%) C
7 26 (25.49%) T-SQL
8 25 (24.51%) PL/SQL
8 25 (24.51%) Ruby
9 18 (17.65%) PHP
10 11 (10.78%) Scala
11 6 (5.88%) Go
11 6 (5.88%) VC++
12 5 (4.90%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.96%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.96%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.98%) Perl
14 1 (0.98%) VB
14 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.98%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (6.86%) Degree
2 6 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.98%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 13 (12.75%) Docker
2 6 (5.88%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.98%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (11.76%) Puppet
2 5 (4.90%) Ansible
2 5 (4.90%) Nagios
2 5 (4.90%) Prometheus
2 5 (4.90%) Salt
2 5 (4.90%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (19.61%) Oracle
2 10 (9.80%) Google
3 6 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.90%) New Relic
4 5 (4.90%) Rackspace
4 5 (4.90%) SaltStack
4 5 (4.90%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago