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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Rank 107 134 132
Rank change year-on-year +27 -2  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 55 47 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.12% 1.42% 1.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 2.63% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 43 43 45
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,000 £23,900
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 1429 1789 1803
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 55.17% 54.23% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1276 1478 1521
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 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Leeds

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 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 88 (89.80%) Java
2 65 (66.33%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (55.10%) C#
4 52 (53.06%) Software Engineering
5 49 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 43 (43.88%) .NET
6 43 (43.88%) C
6 43 (43.88%) OO
7 42 (42.86%) Python
8 41 (41.84%) SQL
9 39 (39.80%) HTML
10 36 (36.73%) Web Services
10 36 (36.73%) Scrum
11 34 (34.69%) Finance
11 34 (34.69%) Ruby
12 32 (32.65%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (31.63%) RESTful
13 31 (31.63%) XML
13 31 (31.63%) Windows
13 31 (31.63%) Linux
14 30 (30.61%) CSS
14 30 (30.61%) PHP
14 30 (30.61%) DSDM
15 29 (29.59%) jQuery
15 29 (29.59%) Silverlight
16 28 (28.57%) ASP.NET
17 27 (27.55%) PL/SQL
17 27 (27.55%) T-SQL
17 27 (27.55%) NUnit
17 27 (27.55%) LINQ

C++
Top Related 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 (6.12%) Confluence
2 2 (2.04%) Apache
2 2 (2.04%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.02%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.10%) G Suite
3 5 (5.10%) Office 365
3 5 (5.10%) Slack
4 2 (2.04%) GitHub
4 2 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.04%) IaaS
4 2 (2.04%) Loggly
4 2 (2.04%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.20%) HTTP
2 9 (9.18%) TCP/IP
3 8 (8.16%) Network Security
4 7 (7.14%) Ethernet
4 7 (7.14%) Wireless
4 7 (7.14%) Wireless Security
5 3 (3.06%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.04%) DNS
6 2 (2.04%) Firewall
6 2 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.04%) LDAP
6 2 (2.04%) SSL
6 2 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.08%) Redis
3 3 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.04%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.04%) Riak
5 1 (1.02%) Big Data
5 1 (1.02%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.02%) HBase
5 1 (1.02%) MySQL
5 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.02%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 27 (27.55%) MSTest
1 27 (27.55%) NUnit
2 17 (17.35%) JIRA
3 16 (16.33%) Visual Studio
4 15 (15.31%) Git (software)
5 14 (14.29%) Eclipse
6 10 (10.20%) Android Studio
7 8 (8.16%) Jenkins
8 7 (7.14%) Cucumber
8 7 (7.14%) Selenium
8 7 (7.14%) Subversion
8 7 (7.14%) Vagrant
9 6 (6.12%) NetBeans
10 5 (5.10%) Appium
10 5 (5.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (5.10%) Buildbot
10 5 (5.10%) Ranorex
10 5 (5.10%) SoapUI
11 3 (3.06%) Burp Suite
11 3 (3.06%) Maven
General
1 34 (34.69%) Finance
2 10 (10.20%) Retail
3 6 (6.12%) Electronics
3 6 (6.12%) Publishing
4 4 (4.08%) Games
5 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (45.92%) Software Engineer
2 29 (29.59%) .NET Software Engineer
2 29 (29.59%) C# Software Engineer
3 24 (24.49%) Developer
4 16 (16.33%) Tester
5 14 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
6 9 (9.18%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 7 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 7 (7.14%) Security Penetration Tester
7 7 (7.14%) Security Tester
8 6 (6.12%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Android Developer
8 6 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (6.12%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.12%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Ethical Hacker
8 6 (6.12%) Graduate
8 6 (6.12%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (43.88%) .NET
2 39 (39.80%) HTML
3 36 (36.73%) Web Services
4 31 (31.63%) RESTful
4 31 (31.63%) XML
5 30 (30.61%) CSS
6 29 (29.59%) jQuery
6 29 (29.59%) Silverlight
7 28 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 27 (27.55%) LINQ
8 27 (27.55%) WCF
8 27 (27.55%) WF
8 27 (27.55%) WPF
9 25 (25.51%) SOAP
9 25 (25.51%) XSLT
10 8 (8.16%) Node.js
11 7 (7.14%) .NET Framework
11 7 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (7.14%) REST
12 5 (5.10%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.24%) Computer Science
1 12 (12.24%) Mobile App
2 11 (11.22%) CESG
3 4 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.06%) User Experience
5 1 (1.02%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.02%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.63%) Linux
1 31 (31.63%) Windows
2 19 (19.39%) Android
3 17 (17.35%) Unix
4 9 (9.18%) Embedded Linux
4 9 (9.18%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 8 (8.16%) Apple iOS
6 6 (6.12%) Mac OS
7 5 (5.10%) CentOS
7 5 (5.10%) Debian
7 5 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.06%) Kali Linux
9 2 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (66.33%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (53.06%) Software Engineering
3 43 (43.88%) OO
4 36 (36.73%) Scrum
5 32 (32.65%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (30.61%) DSDM
7 25 (25.51%) MVVM
7 25 (25.51%) RUP
7 25 (25.51%) Service Delivery
7 25 (25.51%) UML
7 25 (25.51%) Use Case
8 16 (16.33%) TDD
9 14 (14.29%) Information Security
10 13 (13.27%) Penetration Testing
11 12 (12.24%) DevOps
12 10 (10.20%) Android Development
13 9 (9.18%) Project Management
13 9 (9.18%) Waterfall
14 7 (7.14%) BDD
14 7 (7.14%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (89.80%) Java
2 54 (55.10%) C#
3 49 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 43 (43.88%) C
5 42 (42.86%) Python
6 41 (41.84%) SQL
7 34 (34.69%) Ruby
8 30 (30.61%) PHP
9 27 (27.55%) PL/SQL
9 27 (27.55%) T-SQL
10 14 (14.29%) Perl
11 8 (8.16%) Scala
12 7 (7.14%) VB.NET
13 3 (3.06%) Go
14 2 (2.04%) Apple Swift
14 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
14 2 (2.04%) Objective-C
14 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
14 2 (2.04%) VB
15 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (17.35%) Degree
2 14 (14.29%) CREST Certified
2 14 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 14 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.16%) OSCP
4 7 (7.14%) CHECK Team Leader
5 6 (6.12%) CEH
6 4 (4.08%) CISA
6 4 (4.08%) CISSP
7 2 (2.04%) CHECK Team Member
7 2 (2.04%) Tigerscheme
8 1 (1.02%) CPTE
8 1 (1.02%) MBA
8 1 (1.02%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (8.16%) Docker
2 6 (6.12%) VirtualBox
3 2 (2.04%) Sendmail
3 2 (2.04%) Snort
3 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.02%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.02%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (7.14%) Puppet
2 4 (4.08%) Nagios
3 3 (3.06%) Nessus
3 3 (3.06%) Nmap
4 2 (2.04%) Ansible
4 2 (2.04%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (2.04%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.04%) Proventia
4 2 (2.04%) Salt
4 2 (2.04%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.02%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (12.24%) Oracle
2 7 (7.14%) Google
3 2 (2.04%) Blue Coat
3 2 (2.04%) BT
3 2 (2.04%) Cisco
3 2 (2.04%) Forcepoint
3 2 (2.04%) Intel Security
3 2 (2.04%) Juniper
3 2 (2.04%) Kaspersky
3 2 (2.04%) NetApp
3 2 (2.04%) New Relic
3 2 (2.04%) Rackspace
3 2 (2.04%) SaltStack
3 2 (2.04%) Splunk
3 2 (2.04%) Sun
3 2 (2.04%) Symantec
3 2 (2.04%) Tripwire
3 2 (2.04%) VMware
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago