Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 64 70
Rank change year-on-year +24 +6 +8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 41 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 5.11% 2.42% 2.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.51% 4.21% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 36 14 22
Sheffield median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,625 £46,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +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 Sheffield with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 390 475 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 48.63% 57.58% 50.20%
Number of salaries quoted 312 425 457
Sheffield median annual salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,075 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £56,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Sheffield

C++
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for C++ in Sheffield

C++
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Sheffield over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for C++ in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for C++.

1 36 (87.80%) Java
2 27 (65.85%) Relational Database
3 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
4 19 (46.34%) HTML
4 19 (46.34%) CSS
4 19 (46.34%) Software Engineering
4 19 (46.34%) Degree
5 18 (43.90%) Python
6 15 (36.59%) C
6 15 (36.59%) Node.js
6 15 (36.59%) Vue.js
7 14 (34.15%) Amazon AWS
7 14 (34.15%) Banking
7 14 (34.15%) QA
7 14 (34.15%) Oracle
7 14 (34.15%) Games
8 13 (31.71%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (31.71%) Hibernate
8 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (31.71%) Linux
8 13 (31.71%) Apache
8 13 (31.71%) JBoss
8 13 (31.71%) PhD
8 13 (31.71%) Korn
8 13 (31.71%) Spring
8 13 (31.71%) Bash Shell
8 13 (31.71%) Machine Learning
8 13 (31.71%) Hazelcast
8 13 (31.71%) Algorithms
8 13 (31.71%) API Design

C++
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 13 (31.71%) Apache
1 13 (31.71%) JBoss
2 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 14 (34.15%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (29.27%) Amazon S3
2 12 (29.27%) CloudFront
2 12 (29.27%) GitHub
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) Skype
2 1 (2.44%) Modbus
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (65.85%) Relational Database
2 13 (31.71%) Hazelcast
2 13 (31.71%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (29.27%) RDBMS
4 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.44%) MS Access
5 1 (2.44%) MySQL
5 1 (2.44%) Redis
5 1 (2.44%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) CircleCI
1 12 (29.27%) GitLab
1 12 (29.27%) IntelliJ
2 3 (7.32%) JIRA
3 2 (4.88%) Subversion
4 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.44%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 14 (34.15%) Banking
1 14 (34.15%) Games
2 12 (29.27%) Finance
3 7 (17.07%) Financial Institution
4 3 (7.32%) Legal
5 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) Java Developer
3 12 (29.27%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.76%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.32%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Firmware Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Head of Development
8 1 (2.44%) C++ Developer
8 1 (2.44%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) CSS
1 19 (46.34%) HTML
2 15 (36.59%) Node.js
2 15 (36.59%) Vue.js
3 13 (31.71%) Hibernate
3 13 (31.71%) Spring
4 12 (29.27%) Elastic Stack
4 12 (29.27%) jQuery
4 12 (29.27%) Spring Boot
5 7 (17.07%) .NET
6 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
7 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.32%) JSON
7 3 (7.32%) React
8 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.44%) Apache CXF
9 1 (2.44%) Flash
9 1 (2.44%) Middleware
9 1 (2.44%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (2.44%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Algorithms
2 12 (29.27%) Linux Command Line
3 8 (19.51%) Fintech
4 4 (9.76%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (7.32%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.44%) CAN bus
6 1 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Software Engineering
2 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) API Design
2 13 (31.71%) Machine Learning
3 12 (29.27%) Anomaly Detection
3 12 (29.27%) Collaborative Working
3 12 (29.27%) Decision-Making
3 12 (29.27%) Infrastructure Management
3 12 (29.27%) Microservices
4 7 (17.07%) API Integration
5 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
6 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
6 4 (9.76%) TDD
7 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.32%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (7.32%) OO
7 3 (7.32%) OOD
7 3 (7.32%) Software Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Analytics
8 2 (4.88%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 36 (87.80%) Java
2 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
3 18 (43.90%) Python
4 15 (36.59%) C
5 13 (31.71%) Bash Shell
5 13 (31.71%) Korn
6 12 (29.27%) TypeScript
7 9 (21.95%) C#
7 9 (21.95%) SQL
8 4 (9.76%) PHP
9 3 (7.32%) MATLAB
9 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.44%) Apex Code
10 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.44%) Perl
10 1 (2.44%) SOQL
10 1 (2.44%) VB
10 1 (2.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Degree
2 13 (31.71%) PhD
3 12 (29.27%) Postgraduate
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.44%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (34.15%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) Consul
1 12 (29.27%) Prometheus
1 12 (29.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Lotus
3 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com