Period
to 25 February 2018

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

C++
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 58 41
Rank change year-on-year -4 -17 +24
Permanent jobs citing C++ 24 56 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.47% 4.04% 5.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.94% 7.20% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 53 71
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% - -7.69%
10th Percentile £31,400 £28,150 £32,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £87,000 £70,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%

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 609 778 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 62.72% 56.17% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 553 710 669
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,975 £25,200
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 2018. 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 +10 14 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Coalville -4 1 £35,000 -22.22%
C++
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for C++.

1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) .NET
3 11 (45.83%) OO
3 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
4 9 (37.50%) C#
4 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 8 (33.33%) HTML
5 8 (33.33%) jQuery
6 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (29.17%) LINQ
6 7 (29.17%) Use Case
6 7 (29.17%) RESTful
6 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (29.17%) MSTest
6 7 (29.17%) MVVM
6 7 (29.17%) WCF
6 7 (29.17%) WPF
6 7 (29.17%) WF
6 7 (29.17%) Silverlight
6 7 (29.17%) Machine Learning
6 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
6 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
6 7 (29.17%) CSS
6 7 (29.17%) SOAP
6 7 (29.17%) Web Services
6 7 (29.17%) XML
6 7 (29.17%) XSLT

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 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) Modbus
2 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MSTest
1 7 (29.17%) NUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 7 (29.17%) .NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) .NET Software Developer
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) C# Developer
3 7 (29.17%) C# Software Developer
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior .NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior C# Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Software Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior SQL Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior SQL Server Developer
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Developer
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) HTML
2 8 (33.33%) jQuery
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (29.17%) CSS
3 7 (29.17%) LINQ
3 7 (29.17%) RESTful
3 7 (29.17%) Silverlight
3 7 (29.17%) SOAP
3 7 (29.17%) WCF
3 7 (29.17%) Web Services
3 7 (29.17%) WF
3 7 (29.17%) WinForms
3 7 (29.17%) WPF
3 7 (29.17%) XML
3 7 (29.17%) XSLT
4 4 (16.67%) EDI
4 4 (16.67%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Internet of Things
2 1 (4.17%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) OO
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (29.17%) Data Science
3 7 (29.17%) Machine Learning
3 7 (29.17%) MVC
3 7 (29.17%) MVVM
3 7 (29.17%) UML
3 7 (29.17%) Use Case
4 5 (20.83%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (16.67%) ERP
5 4 (16.67%) Hardware Maintenance
5 4 (16.67%) High Availability
5 4 (16.67%) ITIL
5 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (16.67%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) C#
2 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) PL/SQL
3 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
4 4 (16.67%) C
4 4 (16.67%) VC++
5 3 (12.50%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) X++
6 2 (8.33%) PHP
6 2 (8.33%) Python
6 2 (8.33%) VB
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
7 1 (4.17%) Perl
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby
7 1 (4.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Zend
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle