The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 66 60
Rank change year-on-year +26 -6  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 40 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 5.94% 2.43% 3.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.35% 4.45% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 40 18 31
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,650 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £45,000
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 428 427 545
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 63.60% 54.60% 55.16%
Number of salaries quoted 373 381 464
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

C++
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for C++ in South Yorkshire

C++
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in South Yorkshire

C++
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +1 12 £40,000 -5.88%
Barnsley +1 7 £40,000 - 1
Doncaster - 6 £40,000 - 1
C++
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 50 (92.59%) Software Engineering
2 46 (85.19%) C
3 38 (70.37%) Ethernet
4 29 (53.70%) Embedded C
5 26 (48.15%) Firmware
5 26 (48.15%) Wireless
5 26 (48.15%) RS-232
6 25 (46.30%) Electronics
6 25 (46.30%) Validation
7 24 (44.44%) Embedded C++
8 22 (40.74%) Bluetooth
9 21 (38.89%) TCP/IP
9 21 (38.89%) Linux
9 21 (38.89%) RS-485
9 21 (38.89%) RS-422
9 21 (38.89%) ANSI C
9 21 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (38.89%) ZigBee
9 21 (38.89%) Home Automation
10 19 (35.19%) Python
11 18 (33.33%) Java
11 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
12 17 (31.48%) Manufacturing
12 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (29.63%) Visual Studio
13 16 (29.63%) SDLC
14 15 (27.78%) HTML
14 15 (27.78%) OO
14 15 (27.78%) Embedded Linux
15 13 (24.07%) C#

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.85%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (70.37%) Ethernet
2 26 (48.15%) RS-232
2 26 (48.15%) Wireless
3 22 (40.74%) Bluetooth
4 21 (38.89%) RS-422
4 21 (38.89%) RS-485
4 21 (38.89%) TCP/IP
4 21 (38.89%) ZigBee
5 4 (7.41%) Modbus
5 4 (7.41%) Profibus
6 1 (1.85%) Internet
6 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (1.85%) Big Data
2 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (29.63%) Visual Studio
2 12 (22.22%) Android Studio
2 12 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 12 (22.22%) JIRA
2 12 (22.22%) Subversion
3 4 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (46.30%) Electronics
2 17 (31.48%) Manufacturing
3 8 (14.81%) Automotive
4 4 (7.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (92.59%) Software Engineer
2 41 (75.93%) Embedded Engineer
2 41 (75.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 21 (38.89%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 21 (38.89%) Firmware Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) C Software Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Embedded C Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (1.85%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.78%) HTML
2 8 (14.81%) Qt
3 5 (9.26%) .NET
4 4 (7.41%) WPF
4 4 (7.41%) wxWidgets
5 3 (5.56%) Ajax
5 3 (5.56%) CSS
5 3 (5.56%) Django
5 3 (5.56%) jQuery
5 3 (5.56%) Qt Quick
5 3 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
1 21 (38.89%) Home Automation
2 4 (7.41%) CAN bus
3 3 (5.56%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Industrial Internet of Things
4 1 (1.85%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.85%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Linux
2 15 (27.78%) Embedded Linux
3 12 (22.22%) Android
3 12 (22.22%) Windows
3 12 (22.22%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (92.59%) Software Engineering
2 25 (46.30%) Validation
3 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (29.63%) SDLC
5 15 (27.78%) OO
6 12 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 6 (11.11%) Web Development
8 5 (9.26%) Mobile Development
9 4 (7.41%) Multithreading
9 4 (7.41%) MVVM
10 3 (5.56%) BDD
10 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.56%) OOP
10 3 (5.56%) TDD
10 3 (5.56%) Telematics
10 3 (5.56%) Web Application Development
10 3 (5.56%) Web Design
11 1 (1.85%) Data Analysis
11 1 (1.85%) ERP
11 1 (1.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (85.19%) C
2 29 (53.70%) Embedded C
3 24 (44.44%) Embedded C++
4 21 (38.89%) ANSI C
5 19 (35.19%) Python
6 18 (33.33%) Java
6 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 13 (24.07%) C#
8 12 (22.22%) SQL
9 6 (11.11%) PHP
10 4 (7.41%) XAML
11 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
11 3 (5.56%) Ruby
12 2 (3.70%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (3.70%) Perl
13 1 (1.85%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.85%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) JTAG
System Software
1 26 (48.15%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) Lauterbach
2 1 (1.85%) Freescale
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago