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

C++
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 60 68
Rank change year-on-year +17 +8 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 42 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.90% 2.01% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.88% 3.79% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 39 14 13
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +25.00%
10th Percentile £29,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,250 £43,750 £60,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.94% -5.56% +25.00%

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 473 422 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 55.19% 52.88% 49.85%
Number of salaries quoted 395 367 446
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,450 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,000 £56,875
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 29 (69.05%) Java
2 25 (59.52%) Software Engineering
3 23 (54.76%) CSS
3 23 (54.76%) HTML
4 22 (52.38%) C
5 21 (50.00%) Oracle
5 21 (50.00%) Finance
6 20 (47.62%) Microservices
7 19 (45.24%) API Design
7 19 (45.24%) Spring
7 19 (45.24%) Banking
7 19 (45.24%) Korn
7 19 (45.24%) jQuery
7 19 (45.24%) Bash Shell
8 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (42.86%) Hibernate
8 18 (42.86%) JBoss
8 18 (42.86%) Apache
8 18 (42.86%) Spring Boot
9 16 (38.10%) Relational Database
9 16 (38.10%) RDBMS
10 14 (33.33%) Financial Institution
10 14 (33.33%) API Integration
10 14 (33.33%) Fintech
11 11 (26.19%) C#
12 7 (16.67%) Degree
13 6 (14.29%) Python
14 5 (11.90%) OO
14 5 (11.90%) SQL
14 5 (11.90%) JavaScript

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 18 (42.86%) Apache
1 18 (42.86%) JBoss
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.38%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) RDBMS
1 16 (38.10%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Redis
4 1 (2.38%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) Subversion
3 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.38%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 19 (45.24%) Banking
3 14 (33.33%) Financial Institution
4 3 (7.14%) Games
5 2 (4.76%) Aerospace
5 2 (4.76%) Automotive
6 1 (2.38%) Electronics
6 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (73.81%) Developer
2 19 (45.24%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Consultant
3 7 (16.67%) Java Consultant
4 6 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Java Developer - Fintech
6 4 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (7.14%) C++ Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Graduate
7 3 (7.14%) Graduate C# Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Graduate C# Software Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Graduate Software Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Junior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (54.76%) CSS
1 23 (54.76%) HTML
2 19 (45.24%) jQuery
2 19 (45.24%) Spring
3 18 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 18 (42.86%) Spring Boot
4 5 (11.90%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 3 (7.14%) .NET
5 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 3 (7.14%) JSON
5 3 (7.14%) OpenGL
5 3 (7.14%) React
5 3 (7.14%) Vue.js
6 2 (4.76%) CryEngine
7 1 (2.38%) Apache CXF
7 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.38%) Flash
7 1 (2.38%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (2.38%) Visualforce
7 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Fintech
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Augmented Reality
3 3 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.38%) CAN bus
5 1 (2.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Android
2 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Software Engineering
2 20 (47.62%) Microservices
3 19 (45.24%) API Design
4 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (33.33%) API Integration
6 5 (11.90%) Mathematics
6 5 (11.90%) OO
6 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (7.14%) Android Development
7 3 (7.14%) iOS Development
7 3 (7.14%) Software Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.76%) 3D Programming
8 2 (4.76%) CAE
8 2 (4.76%) Finite Element Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Game Development
8 2 (4.76%) Security Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Signal Processing
8 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) Java
2 22 (52.38%) C
3 19 (45.24%) Bash Shell
3 19 (45.24%) Korn
4 11 (26.19%) C#
5 6 (14.29%) Python
6 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
6 5 (11.90%) SQL
7 3 (7.14%) GLSL
7 3 (7.14%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.38%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.38%) Perl
8 1 (2.38%) PHP
8 1 (2.38%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) Master's Degree
2 1 (2.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com