Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 60 66
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6 +13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 24 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 3.97% 3.50% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.03% 5.45% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 11
Leicester median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +87.50% -52.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £26,500 £19,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £93,750 £35,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50% -8.05%

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 398 477 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 65.79% 64.20% 50.29%
Number of salaries quoted 379 438 320
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £27,475
90th Percentile £56,250 £47,500 £57,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.33% -6.25% -

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 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 17 (70.83%) SQL
1 17 (70.83%) Software Engineering
2 16 (66.67%) .NET
3 13 (54.17%) C#
4 12 (50.00%) MVC
4 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (50.00%) OO
4 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (50.00%) HTML
4 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 12 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (50.00%) CSS
4 12 (50.00%) jQuery
4 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (37.50%) Use Case
6 9 (37.50%) WCF
6 9 (37.50%) WPF
6 9 (37.50%) WF
6 9 (37.50%) Silverlight
6 9 (37.50%) Machine Learning
6 9 (37.50%) MSTest
6 9 (37.50%) MVVM
6 9 (37.50%) LINQ
6 9 (37.50%) RESTful
6 9 (37.50%) Data Science
6 9 (37.50%) SOAP

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MSTest
1 9 (37.50%) NUnit
2 3 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) CppUnit
General
1 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
1 13 (54.17%) Senior Developer
2 12 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 12 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 12 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 12 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 12 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Senior SQL Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 12 (50.00%) CSS
2 12 (50.00%) HTML
2 12 (50.00%) jQuery
3 9 (37.50%) LINQ
3 9 (37.50%) RESTful
3 9 (37.50%) Silverlight
3 9 (37.50%) SOAP
3 9 (37.50%) WCF
3 9 (37.50%) Web Services
3 9 (37.50%) WF
3 9 (37.50%) WinForms
3 9 (37.50%) WPF
3 9 (37.50%) XML
3 9 (37.50%) XSLT
4 4 (16.67%) EDI
5 2 (8.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) Device Driver
2 3 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.17%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Software Engineering
2 12 (50.00%) MVC
2 12 (50.00%) OO
3 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (37.50%) Artificial Intelligence
4 9 (37.50%) Data Science
4 9 (37.50%) Machine Learning
4 9 (37.50%) MVVM
4 9 (37.50%) UML
4 9 (37.50%) Use Case
5 6 (25.00%) Project Management
6 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
7 4 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (16.67%) ERP
7 4 (16.67%) Hardware Maintenance
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.67%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 13 (54.17%) C#
3 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 12 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (16.67%) C
5 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.17%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle