Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
29 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 28 82
Rank change year-on-year -49 +54 -41
Permanent jobs citing C++ 24 92 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.03% 6.44% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.56% 12.32% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 23 92 17
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -20.00%
10th Percentile £26,500 £31,250 £28,400
90th Percentile £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25% -

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 674 747 713
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 56.97% 52.31% 49.90%
Number of salaries quoted 586 675 611
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £22,250
90th Percentile £49,750 £55,000 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +12 19 £42,500 +77.08% 4
Loughborough -18 2 £36,250 -14.71%
Hinckley -5 1 £31,500 -20.25%
C++
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (75.00%) C#
2 16 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 12 (50.00%) .NET
4 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
5 10 (41.67%) C
5 10 (41.67%) Algorithms
6 9 (37.50%) Degree
6 9 (37.50%) WPF
6 9 (37.50%) Electronics
7 7 (29.17%) OO
7 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (25.00%) WinForms
9 5 (20.83%) Firmware
9 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
9 5 (20.83%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
10 4 (16.67%) JIRA
10 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (16.67%) SQL
10 4 (16.67%) Perforce
10 4 (16.67%) Scrum
10 4 (16.67%) NUnit
11 3 (12.50%) VB6
11 3 (12.50%) Subversion
11 3 (12.50%) Smartphone
11 3 (12.50%) Aerospace
11 3 (12.50%) VB
11 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
11 3 (12.50%) Windows
11 3 (12.50%) Linux

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:

Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.17%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.17%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.67%) JIRA
2 4 (16.67%) NUnit
3 3 (12.50%) Subversion
3 3 (12.50%) WiX
4 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 9 (37.50%) Electronics
2 3 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (33.33%) Developer
4 6 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Software Developer
6 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 4 (16.67%) C++ Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) C++/C# Developer
8 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Firmware Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support
9 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) WPF
3 6 (25.00%) WinForms
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.33%) CSS
5 2 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Algorithms
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) Smartphone
4 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.17%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.17%) Robotics
5 1 (4.17%) User Experience
5 1 (4.17%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) OO
3 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 4 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) MVVM
4 3 (12.50%) OOD
5 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Validation
6 1 (4.17%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.17%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.17%) SDLC
6 1 (4.17%) System Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) C
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Embedded C
4 3 (12.50%) Embedded C++
4 3 (12.50%) VB
4 3 (12.50%) VB6
5 2 (8.33%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.17%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.17%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (4.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Perforce
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Atmel
3 1 (4.17%) EMC
3 1 (4.17%) Renesas
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum dependent on experience & assessment
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago