The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 20 30
Rank change year-on-year -1 +10  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 2.02% 7.50% 2.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.13% 19.05% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 3
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
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 Wakefield with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 39 63 66
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 39.39% 39.38% 51.56%
Number of salaries quoted 33 62 65
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £22,500 £29,075
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 Wakefield

C++
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for C++ in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for C++.

1 12 (100.00%) C
1 12 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 12 (100.00%) GPRS
1 12 (100.00%) GSM
1 12 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 12 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 12 (100.00%) Firmware
1 12 (100.00%) Wireless
1 12 (100.00%) Electronics
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 12 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 12 (100.00%) Atmel
1 12 (100.00%) SDLC
2 4 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) Subversion
2 4 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 4 (33.33%) Assembly Language

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 12 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 12 (100.00%) GPRS
1 12 (100.00%) GSM
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (100.00%) Wireless
1 12 (100.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 12 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 12 (100.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 12 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 12 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 4 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) SDLC
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C
1 12 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 12 (100.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (33.33%) Assembly Language
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Atmel