Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 130 165
Rank change year-on-year +21 +35 -40
Permanent jobs citing C++ 112 103 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.36% 2.02% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.23% 3.63% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 88 88 69
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,500 £58,250 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 2,650 2,841 3,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 55.74% 55.64% 52.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,316 2,491 2,713
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -

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 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, 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 80 (71.43%) C#
2 74 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (65.18%) Java
4 71 (63.39%) Python
5 56 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 56 (50.00%) Ruby
6 55 (49.11%) Software Engineering
7 52 (46.43%) C
8 51 (45.54%) .NET
8 51 (45.54%) Continuous Integration
9 45 (40.18%) Node.js
10 42 (37.50%) Finance
10 42 (37.50%) OO
11 37 (33.04%) SQL
12 36 (32.14%) Scrum
12 36 (32.14%) DevOps
13 35 (31.25%) TDD
14 34 (30.36%) Linux
15 33 (29.46%) DSDM
16 32 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
17 31 (27.68%) PHP
18 29 (25.89%) Microsoft Azure
18 29 (25.89%) Jenkins
19 28 (25.00%) jQuery
19 28 (25.00%) Test Automation
19 28 (25.00%) Perl
19 28 (25.00%) HTML
19 28 (25.00%) CSS
20 26 (23.21%) Google
21 22 (19.64%) 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 7 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (6.25%) nginx
2 6 (5.36%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.79%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) OrCAD
2 2 (1.79%) EViews
2 2 (1.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 32 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (25.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.25%) IaaS
3 7 (6.25%) PaaS
3 7 (6.25%) SaaS
4 4 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (3.57%) G Suite
4 4 (3.57%) GitHub
4 4 (3.57%) Office 365
4 4 (3.57%) Slack
5 3 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.79%) Loggly
6 2 (1.79%) Sumo Logic
7 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.04%) Internet
2 7 (6.25%) Firewall
3 5 (4.46%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.89%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.89%) DHCP
4 1 (0.89%) DNS
4 1 (0.89%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.89%) LAN
4 1 (0.89%) SAN
4 1 (0.89%) WAN
4 1 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.89%) Wireless
4 1 (0.89%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.89%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.07%) Redis
2 16 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 12 (10.71%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
4 7 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.36%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.79%) MySQL
6 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (25.89%) Jenkins
2 20 (17.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 19 (16.96%) MSTest
3 19 (16.96%) NUnit
4 17 (15.18%) Git (software)
5 15 (13.39%) Subversion
6 14 (12.50%) Buildbot
6 14 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 14 (12.50%) Ranorex
6 14 (12.50%) Selenium
7 11 (9.82%) Mercurial
8 10 (8.93%) Appium
8 10 (8.93%) Gatling
8 10 (8.93%) JMeter
8 10 (8.93%) NeoLoad
8 10 (8.93%) SoapUI
8 10 (8.93%) WATIR
8 10 (8.93%) WebLOAD
9 9 (8.04%) JIRA
9 9 (8.04%) Vagrant
General
1 42 (37.50%) Finance
2 14 (12.50%) Retail
3 10 (8.93%) Legal
4 9 (8.04%) Games
5 6 (5.36%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.68%) Electronics
7 2 (1.79%) Banking
7 2 (1.79%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.89%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 45 (40.18%) Developer
2 29 (25.89%) Software Engineer
3 19 (16.96%) .NET Software Engineer
3 19 (16.96%) C# Software Engineer
4 18 (16.07%) DevOps Engineer
5 17 (15.18%) Python Developer
6 14 (12.50%) Developer in Test
7 13 (11.61%) Architect
8 12 (10.71%) Consultant
9 11 (9.82%) Java Developer
9 11 (9.82%) Principal Architect
9 11 (9.82%) Software Developer
10 10 (8.93%) Agile Java Developer
10 10 (8.93%) Java Consultant
10 10 (8.93%) Lead Developer
10 10 (8.93%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 10 (8.93%) Senior Developer
10 10 (8.93%) Test Automation Consultant
10 10 (8.93%) Test Automation Developer
10 10 (8.93%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (45.54%) .NET
2 45 (40.18%) Node.js
3 28 (25.00%) CSS
3 28 (25.00%) HTML
3 28 (25.00%) jQuery
4 21 (18.75%) Web Services
5 19 (16.96%) AngularJS
5 19 (16.96%) ASP.NET
5 19 (16.96%) LINQ
5 19 (16.96%) RESTful
5 19 (16.96%) Silverlight
5 19 (16.96%) SOAP
5 19 (16.96%) WCF
5 19 (16.96%) WF
5 19 (16.96%) WPF
5 19 (16.96%) XML
5 19 (16.96%) XSLT
6 18 (16.07%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (8.04%) HTML5
7 9 (8.04%) Pylons
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.04%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.25%) User Experience
3 6 (5.36%) Device Driver
4 5 (4.46%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.68%) CAN bus
6 2 (1.79%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.89%) Clustering
7 1 (0.89%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.89%) PKI
7 1 (0.89%) Smart Home
7 1 (0.89%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.36%) Linux
2 10 (8.93%) Debian
3 9 (8.04%) CentOS
3 9 (8.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (7.14%) Windows
5 4 (3.57%) Unix
6 3 (2.68%) Android
7 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.89%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.89%) Fedora
8 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (49.11%) Software Engineering
3 51 (45.54%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (37.50%) OO
5 36 (32.14%) DevOps
5 36 (32.14%) Scrum
6 35 (31.25%) TDD
7 33 (29.46%) DSDM
8 28 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 20 (17.86%) Service Delivery
10 19 (16.96%) MVVM
10 19 (16.96%) RUP
10 19 (16.96%) UML
10 19 (16.96%) Use Case
11 18 (16.07%) Mentoring
12 16 (14.29%) Open Source
13 14 (12.50%) BDD
13 14 (12.50%) Kanban
13 14 (12.50%) Software Testing
14 11 (9.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 80 (71.43%) C#
2 73 (65.18%) Java
3 71 (63.39%) Python
4 56 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 56 (50.00%) Ruby
5 52 (46.43%) C
6 37 (33.04%) SQL
7 31 (27.68%) PHP
8 28 (25.00%) Perl
9 22 (19.64%) T-SQL
10 21 (18.75%) PL/SQL
11 16 (14.29%) Scala
12 9 (8.04%) Bash Shell
13 8 (7.14%) PowerShell
14 3 (2.68%) Embedded C
14 3 (2.68%) Embedded C++
15 2 (1.79%) Go
15 2 (1.79%) Java 8
15 2 (1.79%) MATLAB
15 2 (1.79%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (8.93%) SC Cleared
1 10 (8.93%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.79%) Degree
2 2 (1.79%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.82%) Docker
2 4 (3.57%) Firmware
3 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (17.86%) Puppet
2 19 (16.96%) Ansible
3 10 (8.93%) SmoothWall
4 9 (8.04%) Terraform
5 3 (2.68%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.79%) Cobbler
6 2 (1.79%) Nagios
6 2 (1.79%) Prometheus
6 2 (1.79%) Rancher
6 2 (1.79%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.79%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.89%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 26 (23.21%) Google
2 9 (8.04%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.36%) New Relic
4 2 (1.79%) Oracle
4 2 (1.79%) Rackspace
4 2 (1.79%) Splunk
5 1 (0.89%) Cisco
5 1 (0.89%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.89%) Veeam
5 1 (0.89%) VMware