Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C++ Developer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 84 94
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 4 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.50% 0.098% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.10% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 11
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £31,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.10% -8.82% -2.86%
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £35,500 £43,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £31,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +45.16% -8.82% -15.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 785 989 1280
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 96.96% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 672 822 1138
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,000 £23,175
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings that featured C++ Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Sheffield

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for C++ Developer in Sheffield

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Sheffield over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Developer in Sheffield

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, C++ Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) CGI
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (25.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CGI
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle