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

C++
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 122 100
Rank change year-on-year +20 -22  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 50 51 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.04% 1.72% 2.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.51% 3.35% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 44 31 59
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 1426 1521 1712
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 58.23% 51.39% 51.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1257 1274 1452
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 30 May 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 98 (97.03%) Java
2 69 (68.32%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (62.38%) JavaScript
4 61 (60.40%) Software Engineering
5 53 (52.48%) OO
6 51 (50.50%) HTML
7 50 (49.50%) C#
8 46 (45.54%) Python
9 45 (44.55%) SQL
9 45 (44.55%) Web Services
10 39 (38.61%) Linux
11 37 (36.63%) C
12 35 (34.65%) .NET
13 34 (33.66%) CSS
13 34 (33.66%) Scrum
14 31 (30.69%) ASP.NET
14 31 (30.69%) XML
14 31 (30.69%) Windows
15 30 (29.70%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (29.70%) RESTful
16 29 (28.71%) Finance
17 28 (27.72%) DSDM
17 28 (27.72%) Git (software)
17 28 (27.72%) Android
17 28 (27.72%) jQuery
18 27 (26.73%) JIRA
19 26 (25.74%) Ruby
19 26 (25.74%) NUnit
19 26 (25.74%) PL/SQL
19 26 (25.74%) T-SQL

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 6 (5.94%) Confluence
2 4 (3.96%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.98%) Apache
3 2 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.86%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.96%) G Suite
3 4 (3.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (3.96%) IaaS
3 4 (3.96%) Loggly
3 4 (3.96%) Office 365
3 4 (3.96%) Slack
3 4 (3.96%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (1.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.85%) Ethernet
2 7 (6.93%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.94%) HTTP
4 3 (2.97%) Network Security
4 3 (2.97%) Wireless
4 3 (2.97%) Wireless Security
5 1 (0.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.94%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.95%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.96%) Redis
4 4 (3.96%) Riak
5 3 (2.97%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (27.72%) Git (software)
2 27 (26.73%) JIRA
3 26 (25.74%) MSTest
3 26 (25.74%) NUnit
4 24 (23.76%) Visual Studio
5 22 (21.78%) Eclipse
6 19 (18.81%) Subversion
7 18 (17.82%) Android Studio
8 14 (13.86%) Jenkins
9 9 (8.91%) Vagrant
10 8 (7.92%) Ranorex
11 6 (5.94%) NetBeans
12 5 (4.95%) Maven
12 5 (4.95%) Selenium
13 4 (3.96%) Appium
13 4 (3.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (3.96%) Buildbot
13 4 (3.96%) JBehave
13 4 (3.96%) JUnit
13 4 (3.96%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 29 (28.71%) Finance
2 7 (6.93%) Retail
3 4 (3.96%) Electronics
4 3 (2.97%) Games
4 3 (2.97%) Publishing
4 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (51.49%) Software Engineer
2 36 (35.64%) Developer
3 26 (25.74%) .NET Software Engineer
3 26 (25.74%) C# Software Engineer
4 20 (19.80%) C++ Software Engineer
5 13 (12.87%) Java Developer
6 10 (9.90%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.94%) Android Developer
7 6 (5.94%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Desktop Support
7 6 (5.94%) Graduate
7 6 (5.94%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Java Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.96%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (3.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Consultant
8 4 (3.96%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Junior
8 4 (3.96%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (50.50%) HTML
2 45 (44.55%) Web Services
3 35 (34.65%) .NET
4 34 (33.66%) CSS
5 31 (30.69%) ASP.NET
5 31 (30.69%) XML
6 30 (29.70%) RESTful
7 28 (27.72%) jQuery
8 26 (25.74%) LINQ
8 26 (25.74%) Silverlight
8 26 (25.74%) WCF
8 26 (25.74%) WF
8 26 (25.74%) WPF
9 24 (23.76%) SOAP
9 24 (23.76%) XSLT
10 10 (9.90%) AngularJS
10 10 (9.90%) HTML5
11 9 (8.91%) Node.js
11 9 (8.91%) Spring
12 8 (7.92%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.94%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.95%) Fintech
3 5 (4.95%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.97%) CESG
4 3 (2.97%) User Experience
5 1 (0.99%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 39 (38.61%) Linux
2 31 (30.69%) Windows
3 28 (27.72%) Android
4 17 (16.83%) Embedded Linux
4 17 (16.83%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 9 (8.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.94%) Mac OS
7 5 (4.95%) Apple iOS
7 5 (4.95%) CentOS
7 5 (4.95%) Debian
8 4 (3.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (68.32%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (60.40%) Software Engineering
3 53 (52.48%) OO
4 34 (33.66%) Scrum
5 30 (29.70%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (27.72%) DSDM
7 25 (24.75%) UML
8 24 (23.76%) MVVM
8 24 (23.76%) RUP
8 24 (23.76%) Service Delivery
8 24 (23.76%) Use Case
9 18 (17.82%) TDD
10 15 (14.85%) DevOps
10 15 (14.85%) SDLC
10 15 (14.85%) Waterfall
11 9 (8.91%) Configuration Management
12 8 (7.92%) Android Development
12 8 (7.92%) Mentoring
13 6 (5.94%) BDD
13 6 (5.94%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 98 (97.03%) Java
2 63 (62.38%) JavaScript
3 50 (49.50%) C#
4 46 (45.54%) Python
5 45 (44.55%) SQL
6 37 (36.63%) C
7 26 (25.74%) PL/SQL
7 26 (25.74%) Ruby
7 26 (25.74%) T-SQL
8 19 (18.81%) PHP
9 9 (8.91%) Scala
10 5 (4.95%) Go
11 4 (3.96%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.96%) Perl
11 4 (3.96%) VC++
12 2 (1.98%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.98%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (9.90%) Degree
2 6 (5.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.97%) CEH
3 3 (2.97%) CISA
3 3 (2.97%) CISSP
3 3 (2.97%) CREST Certified
3 3 (2.97%) OSCP
3 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.99%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (11.88%) Docker
2 6 (5.94%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.99%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (10.89%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (10.89%) Puppet
2 4 (3.96%) Ansible
2 4 (3.96%) Nagios
2 4 (3.96%) Prometheus
2 4 (3.96%) Salt
2 4 (3.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (16.83%) Oracle
2 8 (7.92%) Google
3 4 (3.96%) New Relic
3 4 (3.96%) Rackspace
3 4 (3.96%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.96%) SaltStack
3 4 (3.96%) Splunk
4 3 (2.97%) Microsoft
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Care Futures
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Leidos
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