Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 74 74
Rank change year-on-year +30 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 44 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.93% 2.58% 2.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.32% 4.26% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 25
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,125 £50,750 £61,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%

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 529 587 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 59.24% 60.52% 52.30%
Number of salaries quoted 451 510 562
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,200 £25,800
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for C++.

1 25 (56.82%) C
2 22 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 21 (47.73%) Java
4 20 (45.45%) C#
5 18 (40.91%) Finance
6 17 (38.64%) Python
6 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (36.36%) Test Automation
8 15 (34.09%) Selenium
9 14 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (31.82%) Scrum
9 14 (31.82%) Cucumber
10 13 (29.55%) Retail
11 12 (27.27%) Software Testing
11 12 (27.27%) PHP
12 11 (25.00%) Ruby
12 11 (25.00%) Mathematics
12 11 (25.00%) Ranorex
13 10 (22.73%) Jenkins
13 10 (22.73%) BDD
13 10 (22.73%) Scala
13 10 (22.73%) Buildbot
13 10 (22.73%) Kanban
13 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
13 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
13 10 (22.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (22.73%) TDD
13 10 (22.73%) Legal
13 10 (22.73%) DSDM
14 9 (20.45%) Windows

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Selenium
2 14 (31.82%) Cucumber
3 11 (25.00%) Ranorex
4 10 (22.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (22.73%) Buildbot
4 10 (22.73%) Jenkins
5 7 (15.91%) Appium
5 7 (15.91%) Gatling
5 7 (15.91%) JMeter
5 7 (15.91%) SoapUI
6 6 (13.64%) NeoLoad
6 6 (13.64%) WATIR
6 6 (13.64%) WebLOAD
7 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
7 2 (4.55%) Subversion
8 1 (2.27%) JIRA
8 1 (2.27%) Maven
8 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (40.91%) Finance
2 13 (29.55%) Retail
3 10 (22.73%) Legal
4 8 (18.18%) Games
5 4 (9.09%) Electronics
6 2 (4.55%) Automotive
7 1 (2.27%) Banking
7 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 11 (25.00%) Consultant
3 11 (25.00%) Java Consultant
3 11 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Agile Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Agile Java Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Developer in Test
4 10 (22.73%) Java Developer in Test
4 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Test Automation Consultant
4 10 (22.73%) Test Automation Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Test Consultant
5 8 (18.18%) C++ Games Programmer
5 8 (18.18%) C++ Programmer
5 8 (18.18%) Embedded Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) Games Programmer
5 8 (18.18%) Programmer
6 6 (13.64%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 8 (18.18%) CryEngine
3 5 (11.36%) CSS
3 5 (11.36%) HTML
4 3 (6.82%) .NET
4 3 (6.82%) jQuery
4 3 (6.82%) MFC
4 3 (6.82%) Web Services
5 2 (4.55%) Ajax
5 2 (4.55%) Django
5 2 (4.55%) Qt
5 2 (4.55%) WinForms
5 2 (4.55%) WPF
6 1 (2.27%) Apache CXF
6 1 (2.27%) JSON
6 1 (2.27%) OpenGL
6 1 (2.27%) SOAP
6 1 (2.27%) Spring
6 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.27%) 3D Printing
3 1 (2.27%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (2.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 14 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (31.82%) Scrum
5 12 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 11 (25.00%) Mathematics
7 10 (22.73%) BDD
7 10 (22.73%) DSDM
7 10 (22.73%) Kanban
7 10 (22.73%) TDD
8 8 (18.18%) 3D Programming
8 8 (18.18%) Game Development
9 7 (15.91%) Mentoring
10 6 (13.64%) Validation
11 4 (9.09%) MVC
11 4 (9.09%) MVVM
11 4 (9.09%) OO
11 4 (9.09%) Physics
11 4 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 25 (56.82%) C
2 21 (47.73%) Java
3 20 (45.45%) C#
4 17 (38.64%) Python
5 12 (27.27%) PHP
6 11 (25.00%) Ruby
7 10 (22.73%) Scala
8 7 (15.91%) Embedded C++
9 4 (9.09%) Embedded C
9 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
10 2 (4.55%) Fortran
11 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
11 1 (2.27%) GLSL
11 1 (2.27%) Groovy
11 1 (2.27%) Korn
11 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
11 1 (2.27%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) Degree
3 3 (6.82%) PhD
4 1 (2.27%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) MISRA
1 1 (2.27%) MISRA C
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) EMC
1 1 (2.27%) HP
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle