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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 52 53 66
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 11 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.38% 2.86% 1.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.96% 5.33% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 15
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 278 338 426
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 60.04% 53.65% 56.20%
Number of salaries quoted 231 309 367
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Sheffield

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 23 (92.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (80.00%) Validation
3 17 (68.00%) C
4 15 (60.00%) Bluetooth
4 15 (60.00%) Ethernet
4 15 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 15 (60.00%) Electronics
4 15 (60.00%) Wireless
4 15 (60.00%) Embedded C
4 15 (60.00%) Embedded C++
4 15 (60.00%) Firmware
4 15 (60.00%) ZigBee
4 15 (60.00%) Home Automation
4 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (60.00%) ANSI C
4 15 (60.00%) RS-232
4 15 (60.00%) RS-485
4 15 (60.00%) RS-422
5 11 (44.00%) Manufacturing
6 9 (36.00%) C#
7 5 (20.00%) XAML
7 5 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (20.00%) SDLC
7 5 (20.00%) MVVM
7 5 (20.00%) WPF
7 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
8 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
9 3 (12.00%) CSS
9 3 (12.00%) Web Services

C++
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) Bluetooth
1 15 (60.00%) Ethernet
1 15 (60.00%) RS-232
1 15 (60.00%) RS-422
1 15 (60.00%) RS-485
1 15 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 15 (60.00%) Wireless
1 15 (60.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (60.00%) Electronics
2 11 (44.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Software Engineer
2 15 (60.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 15 (60.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 15 (60.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 15 (60.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Product Development Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) WPF
2 3 (12.00%) Ajax
2 3 (12.00%) CSS
2 3 (12.00%) Django
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) jQuery
2 3 (12.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (60.00%) Home Automation
2 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.00%) Biotechnology
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (80.00%) Validation
3 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (20.00%) MVVM
3 5 (20.00%) SDLC
4 3 (12.00%) OO
4 3 (12.00%) OOP
4 3 (12.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (12.00%) Web Design
4 3 (12.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Bioinformatics
5 1 (4.00%) Biology
5 1 (4.00%) Coaching
5 1 (4.00%) ERP
5 1 (4.00%) Informatics
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C
2 15 (60.00%) ANSI C
2 15 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 15 (60.00%) Embedded C++
3 9 (36.00%) C#
4 5 (20.00%) XAML
5 3 (12.00%) Java
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) PHP
5 3 (12.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
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