Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 69 76
Rank change year-on-year +12 +7 -21
Permanent jobs citing C++ 14 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.35% 2.50% 1.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.79% 4.02% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 11
Leicester median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +36.36% -34.00%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,100 £19,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £95,000 £58,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% - -10.00%

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 369 498 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 61.91% 62.25% 51.31%
Number of salaries quoted 349 472 390
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -8.54% +2.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,525 £25,950
90th Percentile £55,250 £48,750 £58,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +3.90%

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

C++
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Leicester over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Leicester region with a requirement for C++.

1 12 (85.71%) SQL
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (50.00%) UML
4 7 (50.00%) OO
4 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (50.00%) CSS
4 7 (50.00%) SOAP
4 7 (50.00%) Web Services
4 7 (50.00%) XML
4 7 (50.00%) XSLT
4 7 (50.00%) NUnit
4 7 (50.00%) MVC
4 7 (50.00%) WinForms
4 7 (50.00%) LINQ
4 7 (50.00%) Use Case
4 7 (50.00%) jQuery
4 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (50.00%) WCF
4 7 (50.00%) WPF
4 7 (50.00%) WF
4 7 (50.00%) Silverlight

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 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MSTest
1 7 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 7 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Senior SQL Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 7 (50.00%) CSS
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) jQuery
2 7 (50.00%) LINQ
2 7 (50.00%) RESTful
2 7 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 7 (50.00%) SOAP
2 7 (50.00%) WCF
2 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 7 (50.00%) WF
2 7 (50.00%) WinForms
2 7 (50.00%) WPF
2 7 (50.00%) XML
2 7 (50.00%) XSLT
3 4 (28.57%) EDI
4 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (50.00%) Data Science
3 7 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 7 (50.00%) MVC
3 7 (50.00%) MVVM
3 7 (50.00%) OO
3 7 (50.00%) UML
3 7 (50.00%) Use Case
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (28.57%) ERP
4 4 (28.57%) Hardware Maintenance
4 4 (28.57%) High Availability
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (28.57%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (21.43%) C
6 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
6 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++
6 1 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
6 1 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (7.14%) VB
6 1 (7.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Zend