Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 140 162
Rank change year-on-year +5 +22 +4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 138 146 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.07% 2.07% 1.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.02% 3.92% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 117 117 125
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,450
90th Percentile £73,750 £55,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +16.88%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,435 3,726 4,428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 51.42% 52.73% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3,061 3,281 3,716
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in West Yorkshire

C++
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for C++ in West Yorkshire

C++
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in West Yorkshire

C++
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +26 115 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Bradford - 9 £50,000 - 5
Wakefield -24 5 £50,000 +35.14% 2
C++
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 93 (67.39%) C#
2 82 (59.42%) Java
3 78 (56.52%) Python
4 76 (55.07%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (50.72%) JavaScript
6 62 (44.93%) C
6 62 (44.93%) Software Engineering
6 62 (44.93%) Ruby
7 61 (44.20%) .NET
8 54 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (35.51%) OO
10 47 (34.06%) SQL
10 47 (34.06%) Node.js
11 46 (33.33%) Finance
12 44 (31.88%) Scrum
13 39 (28.26%) TDD
14 36 (26.09%) PHP
14 36 (26.09%) Linux
15 35 (25.36%) DSDM
15 35 (25.36%) Amazon AWS
15 35 (25.36%) DevOps
16 33 (23.91%) jQuery
16 33 (23.91%) CSS
16 33 (23.91%) HTML
17 31 (22.46%) Test Automation
17 31 (22.46%) Google
17 31 (22.46%) Jenkins
18 30 (21.74%) Perl
19 27 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
20 26 (18.84%) Web Services

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 6 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (4.35%) nginx
2 5 (3.62%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.90%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.17%) OpenEdge
4 3 (2.17%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.72%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.72%) IIS
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.17%) OrCAD
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 35 (25.36%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.07%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (4.35%) IaaS
4 6 (4.35%) PaaS
4 6 (4.35%) SaaS
5 5 (3.62%) G Suite
5 5 (3.62%) Office 365
5 5 (3.62%) Slack
6 4 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (2.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (2.90%) GitHub
7 2 (1.45%) Loggly
7 2 (1.45%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.52%) Firewall
1 9 (6.52%) Internet
2 5 (3.62%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.17%) Wireless
4 2 (1.45%) HTTP
4 2 (1.45%) Wireless Security
4 2 (1.45%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.72%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.72%) DHCP
5 1 (0.72%) DNS
5 1 (0.72%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.72%) LAN
5 1 (0.72%) SAN
5 1 (0.72%) WAN
5 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.72%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.72%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.77%) NoSQL
2 17 (12.32%) MongoDB
3 16 (11.59%) Redis
4 7 (5.07%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.62%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.90%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (2.90%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (2.90%) QlikView
7 4 (2.90%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.17%) MySQL
9 2 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.45%) MS Access
10 1 (0.72%) Big Data
10 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 31 (22.46%) Jenkins
2 20 (14.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 20 (14.49%) MSTest
2 20 (14.49%) NUnit
3 18 (13.04%) Buildbot
4 15 (10.87%) Cucumber
4 15 (10.87%) Git (software)
4 15 (10.87%) Ranorex
4 15 (10.87%) Selenium
5 12 (8.70%) Subversion
6 11 (7.97%) Appium
6 11 (7.97%) SoapUI
7 9 (6.52%) Gatling
7 9 (6.52%) JMeter
7 9 (6.52%) Mercurial
7 9 (6.52%) NeoLoad
7 9 (6.52%) WATIR
7 9 (6.52%) WebLOAD
8 8 (5.80%) JIRA
8 8 (5.80%) Vagrant
General
1 46 (33.33%) Finance
2 20 (14.49%) Retail
3 10 (7.25%) Electronics
3 10 (7.25%) Games
3 10 (7.25%) Legal
4 5 (3.62%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.62%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.90%) Billing
6 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.45%) Marketing
6 2 (1.45%) Publishing
7 1 (0.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 52 (37.68%) Developer
2 33 (23.91%) Software Engineer
3 22 (15.94%) Python Developer
4 20 (14.49%) .NET Software Engineer
4 20 (14.49%) C# Software Engineer
5 16 (11.59%) DevOps Engineer
5 16 (11.59%) Senior Developer
6 15 (10.87%) Developer in Test
7 13 (9.42%) Senior Python Developer
8 12 (8.70%) Architect
8 12 (8.70%) Consultant
8 12 (8.70%) Java Developer
9 11 (7.97%) Principal Architect
9 11 (7.97%) Software Developer
10 10 (7.25%) Agile Java Developer
10 10 (7.25%) Java Consultant
10 10 (7.25%) Junior
10 10 (7.25%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 10 (7.25%) Test Automation Consultant
10 10 (7.25%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (44.20%) .NET
2 47 (34.06%) Node.js
3 33 (23.91%) CSS
3 33 (23.91%) HTML
3 33 (23.91%) jQuery
4 26 (18.84%) Web Services
5 25 (18.12%) XML
6 24 (17.39%) RESTful
6 24 (17.39%) WCF
7 23 (16.67%) WPF
8 21 (15.22%) ASP.NET
9 20 (14.49%) AngularJS
9 20 (14.49%) LINQ
9 20 (14.49%) Silverlight
9 20 (14.49%) SOAP
9 20 (14.49%) WF
9 20 (14.49%) XSLT
10 16 (11.59%) RabbitMQ
11 13 (9.42%) HTML5
11 13 (9.42%) web2py
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.42%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.07%) User Experience
4 6 (4.35%) Device Driver
4 6 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.90%) Digital TV
5 4 (2.90%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.17%) CAN bus
6 3 (2.17%) EPoS
6 3 (2.17%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.45%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (1.45%) STB
8 1 (0.72%) Clustering
8 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.72%) SCADA
8 1 (0.72%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 36 (26.09%) Linux
2 9 (6.52%) Debian
2 9 (6.52%) Windows
3 8 (5.80%) CentOS
3 8 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.35%) Unix
5 3 (2.17%) Android
6 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.72%) Fedora
7 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (55.07%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (44.93%) Software Engineering
3 54 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
4 49 (35.51%) OO
5 44 (31.88%) Scrum
6 39 (28.26%) TDD
7 35 (25.36%) DevOps
7 35 (25.36%) DSDM
8 31 (22.46%) Test Automation
9 22 (15.94%) UML
10 21 (15.22%) Service Delivery
11 20 (14.49%) MVVM
11 20 (14.49%) Open Source
11 20 (14.49%) RUP
11 20 (14.49%) Use Case
12 17 (12.32%) Mentoring
13 15 (10.87%) BDD
13 15 (10.87%) Kanban
13 15 (10.87%) Penetration Testing
13 15 (10.87%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (67.39%) C#
2 82 (59.42%) Java
3 78 (56.52%) Python
4 70 (50.72%) JavaScript
5 62 (44.93%) C
5 62 (44.93%) Ruby
6 47 (34.06%) SQL
7 36 (26.09%) PHP
8 30 (21.74%) Perl
9 25 (18.12%) T-SQL
10 22 (15.94%) PL/SQL
11 17 (12.32%) Scala
12 10 (7.25%) Bash Shell
13 9 (6.52%) PowerShell
14 5 (3.62%) VB.NET
15 4 (2.90%) VB
16 3 (2.17%) Embedded C
16 3 (2.17%) Embedded C++
17 2 (1.45%) Pascal
17 2 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (7.25%) SC Cleared
1 10 (7.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.90%) PMI Certification
2 4 (2.90%) PMP
3 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.45%) CHECK Team Leader
4 2 (1.45%) CHECK Team Member
4 2 (1.45%) CISA
4 2 (1.45%) CISSP
4 2 (1.45%) CREST Certified
4 2 (1.45%) MCAD
4 2 (1.45%) MCSD
4 2 (1.45%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.52%) QA
2 4 (2.90%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.90%) GCP
2 4 (2.90%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (7.25%) Docker
2 4 (2.90%) Firmware
3 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (13.04%) Puppet
2 16 (11.59%) Ansible
3 10 (7.25%) SmoothWall
4 8 (5.80%) Terraform
5 2 (1.45%) Cobbler
5 2 (1.45%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.45%) Nagios
5 2 (1.45%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.45%) Rancher
5 2 (1.45%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.45%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 31 (22.46%) Google
2 17 (12.32%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.25%) Oracle
4 6 (4.35%) New Relic
5 2 (1.45%) Alterian
5 2 (1.45%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.45%) SAP
5 2 (1.45%) Splunk
6 1 (0.72%) Cisco
6 1 (0.72%) Lotus
6 1 (0.72%) Twitter
6 1 (0.72%) Veeam
6 1 (0.72%) VMware