Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 85 72
Rank change year-on-year +26 -13 -20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 6 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.08% 0.96% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.80% 1.84% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 13
Leicester median annual salary £32,500 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.58% -17.39% +15.00%
10th Percentile £25,625 £30,050 £43,650
90th Percentile £37,500 £95,000 £72,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £34,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% -15.00% -

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 Leicester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 333 434 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 59.68% 52.29% 48.97%
Number of salaries quoted 319 415 372
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% +5.33% -3.35%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,750 £52,500 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -0.99%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Leicester

C++
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ in Leicester.

Salary trend for C++ in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Leicester region with a requirement for C++.

1 6 (100.00%) C
2 4 (66.67%) Firmware
3 3 (50.00%) Bluetooth
3 3 (50.00%) Electronics
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Internet of Things
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) VB6
5 1 (16.67%) Logistics
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Internet of Things
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) BBC
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Zend