Period
to 23 November 2017

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

C++
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 58 82
Rank change year-on-year -14 +24 -32
Permanent jobs citing C++ 17 59 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.81% 3.99% 2.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.95% 7.33% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 56 21
Leicestershire median annual salary £34,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -15.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £35,000 £18,500
90th Percentile £37,500 £60,000 £72,500
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% -3.75% -

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 577 805 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 61.38% 54.43% 46.94%
Number of salaries quoted 526 743 571
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Leicestershire

C++
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for C++ in Leicestershire

C++
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Leicestershire

C++
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +21 6 £32,500 -27.78%
Coalville +6 1 £35,000 -17.65%
C++
East Midlands

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

1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) OO
2 7 (41.18%) VC++
2 7 (41.18%) MFC
2 7 (41.18%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (35.29%) C
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) Firmware
5 3 (17.65%) Bluetooth
5 3 (17.65%) Electronics
5 3 (17.65%) Advertising
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (17.65%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (17.65%) X++
6 2 (11.76%) Node.js
6 2 (11.76%) Internet of Things
6 2 (11.76%) Zend
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) C#
6 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
6 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) PHP
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Wireless
6 2 (11.76%) Internet
7 1 (5.88%) VB6
7 1 (5.88%) Logistics
7 1 (5.88%) BBC

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Bluetooth
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Advertising
1 3 (17.65%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) C++ Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Firmware Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) MFC
2 2 (11.76%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) Django
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Internet of Things
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) BBC
2 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Customer Requirements
1 7 (41.18%) OO
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Logistics
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
3 1 (5.88%) SDLC
3 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
3 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) VC++
2 6 (35.29%) C
3 3 (17.65%) X++
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Zend
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle