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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 49 44
Rank change year-on-year +14 -5  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 50 19 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 6.79% 2.88% 5.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.01% 5.49% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 50 16 46
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £30,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £39,000
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 454 346 557
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 61.68% 52.50% 57.54%
Number of salaries quoted 398 301 489
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 23 June 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 23 June 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
Barnsley +3 15 £42,500 -5.55%
Sheffield 0 13 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Doncaster - 8 £40,000 -
C++
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 76 (88.37%) C
1 76 (88.37%) Software Engineering
2 50 (58.14%) Ethernet
3 45 (52.33%) Linux
4 41 (47.67%) Embedded C
5 38 (44.19%) Embedded Linux
6 37 (43.02%) Firmware
7 36 (41.86%) Java
8 34 (39.53%) Embedded C++
9 33 (38.37%) Python
10 32 (37.21%) JavaScript
11 30 (34.88%) HTML
11 30 (34.88%) OO
12 29 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (31.40%) Wireless
13 27 (31.40%) RS-232
14 26 (30.23%) SDLC
14 26 (30.23%) SQL
15 25 (29.07%) Visual Studio
15 25 (29.07%) Electronics
16 24 (27.91%) C#
16 24 (27.91%) Windows
17 23 (26.74%) Eclipse
17 23 (26.74%) Windows Embedded Compact
17 23 (26.74%) Subversion
17 23 (26.74%) JIRA
17 23 (26.74%) Android
17 23 (26.74%) Git (software)
17 23 (26.74%) Waterfall
17 23 (26.74%) Android Studio

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.49%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) 3ds Max
1 1 (1.16%) Blender
1 1 (1.16%) Maya
Business Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.16%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (58.14%) Ethernet
2 27 (31.40%) RS-232
2 27 (31.40%) Wireless
3 21 (24.42%) Bluetooth
4 20 (23.26%) RS-422
4 20 (23.26%) RS-485
4 20 (23.26%) TCP/IP
4 20 (23.26%) ZigBee
5 6 (6.98%) Modbus
5 6 (6.98%) Profibus
6 1 (1.16%) Internet
6 1 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.98%) MySQL
2 3 (3.49%) Informix
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.16%) Big Data
4 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 25 (29.07%) Visual Studio
2 23 (26.74%) Android Studio
2 23 (26.74%) Eclipse
2 23 (26.74%) Git (software)
2 23 (26.74%) JIRA
2 23 (26.74%) Subversion
3 3 (3.49%) CA Gen
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (3.49%) PowerBuilder
3 3 (3.49%) PROIV
General
1 25 (29.07%) Electronics
2 21 (24.42%) Automotive
3 20 (23.26%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.49%) Finance
4 3 (3.49%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (81.40%) Software Engineer
2 64 (74.42%) Embedded Engineer
2 64 (74.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 21 (24.42%) C Software Engineer
3 21 (24.42%) C++ Software Engineer
3 21 (24.42%) Embedded C Engineer
3 21 (24.42%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 20 (23.26%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 20 (23.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 20 (23.26%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 20 (23.26%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 20 (23.26%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 20 (23.26%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 20 (23.26%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 20 (23.26%) Firmware Engineer
5 14 (16.28%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 14 (16.28%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 14 (16.28%) Lead Software Engineer
5 14 (16.28%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.88%) HTML
2 22 (25.58%) Qt
3 13 (15.12%) Qt Quick
4 8 (9.30%) .NET
5 7 (8.14%) CSS
6 6 (6.98%) Ajax
6 6 (6.98%) Django
6 6 (6.98%) jQuery
6 6 (6.98%) Web Services
6 6 (6.98%) wxWidgets
7 3 (3.49%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.33%) OpenGL
9 1 (1.16%) MFC
9 1 (1.16%) STL
9 1 (1.16%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (23.26%) Home Automation
2 13 (15.12%) Device Driver
3 9 (10.47%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (6.98%) CAN bus
5 3 (3.49%) Tandem
6 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.16%) Industrial Internet of Things
7 1 (1.16%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.16%) iPad
7 1 (1.16%) Oculus Rift
7 1 (1.16%) SCADA
7 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (52.33%) Linux
2 38 (44.19%) Embedded Linux
3 24 (27.91%) Windows
4 23 (26.74%) Android
4 23 (26.74%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (88.37%) Software Engineering
2 30 (34.88%) OO
3 29 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (30.23%) SDLC
5 23 (26.74%) Waterfall
6 20 (23.26%) Validation
7 13 (15.12%) Telematics
8 9 (10.47%) Web Development
9 7 (8.14%) Mobile Development
10 6 (6.98%) OOP
10 6 (6.98%) Web Application Development
10 6 (6.98%) Web Design
11 4 (4.65%) Coaching
11 4 (4.65%) ERP
11 4 (4.65%) Project Management
11 4 (4.65%) Time Management
12 3 (3.49%) BDD
12 3 (3.49%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (3.49%) RAD
12 3 (3.49%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 76 (88.37%) C
2 41 (47.67%) Embedded C
3 36 (41.86%) Java
4 34 (39.53%) Embedded C++
5 33 (38.37%) Python
6 32 (37.21%) JavaScript
7 26 (30.23%) SQL
8 24 (27.91%) C#
9 20 (23.26%) ANSI C
10 13 (15.12%) Bash Shell
11 9 (10.47%) PHP
12 3 (3.49%) COBOL
12 3 (3.49%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 3 (3.49%) LINC
12 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
12 3 (3.49%) RPG
12 3 (3.49%) Ruby
12 3 (3.49%) Tcl
12 3 (3.49%) Uniface
12 3 (3.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (16.28%) Degree
2 1 (1.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) JTAG
System Software
1 37 (43.02%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (6.98%) Lauterbach
2 5 (5.81%) Oracle
3 4 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.16%) Facebook
4 1 (1.16%) Freescale
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago