Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 78 30
Rank change year-on-year +20 -48 +53
Permanent jobs citing C++ 40 27 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 4.09% 2.20% 7.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.42% 3.90% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 100
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +0.59% -6.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £50,500 £70,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 623 692 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 63.70% 56.31% 51.50%
Number of salaries quoted 579 599 643
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,500 £24,100
90th Percentile £56,250 £48,150 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -

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 20 June 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 20 June 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 32 £37,500 -14.29% 5
Loughborough +7 1 £50,000 +37.93%
C++
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 30 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (50.00%) Degree
2 20 (50.00%) C#
3 18 (45.00%) SQL
3 18 (45.00%) .NET
3 18 (45.00%) OO
4 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
4 17 (42.50%) C
5 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (35.00%) WPF
6 14 (35.00%) HTML
6 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
7 13 (32.50%) CSS
7 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
8 12 (30.00%) MVC
8 12 (30.00%) Manufacturing
8 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 12 (30.00%) PL/SQL
8 12 (30.00%) T-SQL
8 12 (30.00%) jQuery
8 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (25.00%) GitHub
9 10 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
9 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (25.00%) Subversion
9 10 (25.00%) Device Driver
10 9 (22.50%) WinForms
10 9 (22.50%) SOAP
10 9 (22.50%) Web Services

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Subversion
2 9 (22.50%) MSTest
2 9 (22.50%) NUnit
3 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (12.50%) WiX
4 1 (2.50%) CppUnit
4 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.50%) JIRA
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (12.50%) Automotive
2 5 (12.50%) Law
3 3 (7.50%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Finance
5 1 (2.50%) Advertising
5 1 (2.50%) Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Games
5 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Developer
1 15 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 13 (32.50%) Senior Developer
3 12 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (30.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (30.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 12 (30.00%) C# Software Developer
3 12 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Senior SQL Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 12 (30.00%) SQL Developer
3 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) .NET
2 14 (35.00%) HTML
2 14 (35.00%) WPF
3 13 (32.50%) CSS
4 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 12 (30.00%) jQuery
5 9 (22.50%) LINQ
5 9 (22.50%) RESTful
5 9 (22.50%) Silverlight
5 9 (22.50%) SOAP
5 9 (22.50%) WCF
5 9 (22.50%) Web Services
5 9 (22.50%) WF
5 9 (22.50%) WinForms
5 9 (22.50%) XML
5 9 (22.50%) XSLT
6 7 (17.50%) MFC
7 4 (10.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 10 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Animation
4 1 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (45.00%) OO
3 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (30.00%) MVC
5 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (22.50%) Artificial Intelligence
6 9 (22.50%) Data Science
6 9 (22.50%) Machine Learning
6 9 (22.50%) MVVM
6 9 (22.50%) UML
6 9 (22.50%) Use Case
7 6 (15.00%) Project Management
7 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
8 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (12.50%) Mathematics
8 5 (12.50%) OOD
8 5 (12.50%) OOP
8 5 (12.50%) Physics
8 5 (12.50%) Scrum
8 5 (12.50%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) C#
2 18 (45.00%) SQL
3 17 (42.50%) C
4 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 12 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (12.50%) Java
6 5 (12.50%) XAML
7 2 (5.00%) Perl
7 2 (5.00%) Python
8 1 (2.50%) PHP
8 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.50%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
1 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
1 1 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle