Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 75 73
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2 -9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 15 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.82% 1.28% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.42% 2.55% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 33
Sheffield median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £27,050 £33,750 £30,500
90th Percentile £45,750 £46,250 £72,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% -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 439 510 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 53.41% 50.10% 52.58%
Number of salaries quoted 390 452 626
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for C++.

1 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (53.33%) C
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) SDLC
5 5 (33.33%) DataFlex
5 5 (33.33%) CA Gen
5 5 (33.33%) PROIV
5 5 (33.33%) RAD
5 5 (33.33%) Informix
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (33.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 5 (33.33%) PowerBuilder
5 5 (33.33%) Uniface
5 5 (33.33%) OpenROAD
5 5 (33.33%) COBOL
5 5 (33.33%) VB
5 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 5 (33.33%) RPG
5 5 (33.33%) Tcl
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) LINC
5 5 (33.33%) Tandem
5 5 (33.33%) xBase
5 5 (33.33%) Clipper
6 4 (26.67%) Embedded C++
6 4 (26.67%) CSS
6 4 (26.67%) HTML

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 5 (33.33%) OpenROAD
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) 3ds Max
1 1 (6.67%) Blender
1 1 (6.67%) Maya
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Informix
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) CA Gen
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (33.33%) PowerBuilder
1 5 (33.33%) PROIV
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Automotive
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Software Developer
3 4 (26.67%) C++ Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Uniface Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++ Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Lead Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (6.67%) 3D Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) OpenGL
3 1 (6.67%) CGI
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) MFC
3 1 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (6.67%) Qt
3 1 (6.67%) STL
3 1 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Tandem
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (6.67%) iPad
4 1 (6.67%) Oculus Rift
4 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (40.00%) SDLC
3 5 (33.33%) RAD
4 3 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) 3D Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Data Encryption
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
6 1 (6.67%) OO
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) Clipper
3 5 (33.33%) COBOL
3 5 (33.33%) DataFlex
3 5 (33.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 5 (33.33%) LINC
3 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 5 (33.33%) RPG
3 5 (33.33%) Tcl
3 5 (33.33%) Uniface
3 5 (33.33%) VB
3 5 (33.33%) xBase
4 4 (26.67%) Embedded C++
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) Python
7 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
7 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Facebook