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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 107 132 151
Rank change year-on-year +25 +19  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 78 72 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.16% 1.63% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.13% 3.12% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 61 67 52
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1890 2306 2297
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 52.43% 52.31% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1682 1933 1919
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 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
Leeds +16 53 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Wakefield +5 10 £37,000 -14.45%
Halifax - 4 £35,000 - 2
C++
Yorkshire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 101 (71.63%) Java
2 78 (55.32%) C
2 78 (55.32%) Software Engineering
3 70 (49.65%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (41.84%) C#
5 52 (36.88%) JavaScript
5 52 (36.88%) Python
6 51 (36.17%) SQL
7 48 (34.04%) .NET
8 46 (32.62%) HTML
9 45 (31.91%) OO
10 43 (30.50%) Windows
11 41 (29.08%) Linux
11 41 (29.08%) Ruby
12 38 (26.95%) PHP
12 38 (26.95%) Finance
13 35 (24.82%) Web Services
14 34 (24.11%) Scrum
15 31 (21.99%) XML
15 31 (21.99%) CSS
15 31 (21.99%) Continuous Integration
16 29 (20.57%) RESTful
16 29 (20.57%) DSDM
17 28 (19.86%) Wireless
17 28 (19.86%) jQuery
17 28 (19.86%) Silverlight
18 27 (19.15%) ASP.NET
18 27 (19.15%) T-SQL
18 27 (19.15%) SDLC
19 26 (18.44%) PL/SQL

C++
Top Related 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 5 (3.55%) Confluence
1 5 (3.55%) SAS
1 5 (3.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.42%) Apache
2 2 (1.42%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.55%) G Suite
2 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.55%) Office 365
2 5 (3.55%) Slack
3 2 (1.42%) GitHub
3 2 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.42%) IaaS
3 2 (1.42%) Loggly
3 2 (1.42%) Sumo Logic
4 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 28 (19.86%) Wireless
2 25 (17.73%) Ethernet
2 25 (17.73%) TCP/IP
3 14 (9.93%) Bluetooth
3 14 (9.93%) GPRS
3 14 (9.93%) GSM
3 14 (9.93%) HTTP
3 14 (9.93%) Wireless Security
3 14 (9.93%) ZigBee
4 8 (5.67%) Network Security
5 6 (4.26%) Wireshark
6 5 (3.55%) Firewall
7 2 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.42%) DNS
7 2 (1.42%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.42%) LDAP
7 2 (1.42%) SSL
7 2 (1.42%) VPN
8 1 (0.71%) DHCP
8 1 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.55%) MS Access
3 4 (2.84%) Redis
4 3 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.42%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.42%) Riak
6 1 (0.71%) Big Data
6 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.71%) HBase
6 1 (0.71%) MySQL
6 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.71%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (18.44%) MSTest
1 26 (18.44%) NUnit
2 24 (17.02%) Git (software)
3 23 (16.31%) JIRA
4 21 (14.89%) Visual Studio
5 19 (13.48%) Eclipse
6 15 (10.64%) Android Studio
6 15 (10.64%) Subversion
7 8 (5.67%) Jenkins
7 8 (5.67%) Selenium
8 7 (4.96%) Cucumber
8 7 (4.96%) Vagrant
9 6 (4.26%) Burp Suite
9 6 (4.26%) SoapUI
10 5 (3.55%) Appium
10 5 (3.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (3.55%) Buildbot
10 5 (3.55%) NetBeans
10 5 (3.55%) Ranorex
11 3 (2.13%) Maven
General
1 38 (26.95%) Finance
2 24 (17.02%) Electronics
3 10 (7.09%) Publishing
3 10 (7.09%) Retail
4 7 (4.96%) Games
5 5 (3.55%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.13%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 71 (50.35%) Software Engineer
2 28 (19.86%) .NET Software Engineer
2 28 (19.86%) C# Software Engineer
3 26 (18.44%) Developer
4 24 (17.02%) Embedded Engineer
4 24 (17.02%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 23 (16.31%) Tester
6 21 (14.89%) Penetration Tester
7 13 (9.22%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
7 13 (9.22%) Firmware Engineer
8 11 (7.80%) C++ Software Engineer
9 8 (5.67%) Applications Support
9 8 (5.67%) Graduate
10 7 (4.96%) .NET Developer
10 7 (4.96%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.96%) Security Penetration Tester
10 7 (4.96%) Security Tester
11 6 (4.26%) .NET Software Developer
11 6 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (4.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (34.04%) .NET
2 46 (32.62%) HTML
3 35 (24.82%) Web Services
4 31 (21.99%) CSS
4 31 (21.99%) XML
5 29 (20.57%) RESTful
6 28 (19.86%) jQuery
6 28 (19.86%) Silverlight
7 27 (19.15%) ASP.NET
8 26 (18.44%) LINQ
8 26 (18.44%) WCF
8 26 (18.44%) WF
8 26 (18.44%) WPF
9 24 (17.02%) SOAP
9 24 (17.02%) XSLT
10 8 (5.67%) .NET Framework
10 8 (5.67%) Node.js
11 7 (4.96%) HTML5
11 7 (4.96%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (4.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.35%) Mobile App
2 15 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 13 (9.22%) CESG
4 6 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.84%) Device Driver
5 4 (2.84%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.84%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.13%) User Experience
7 2 (1.42%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.71%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.71%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 43 (30.50%) Windows
2 41 (29.08%) Linux
3 26 (18.44%) Unix
4 25 (17.73%) Android
5 17 (12.06%) Embedded Linux
6 14 (9.93%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 8 (5.67%) Apple iOS
8 5 (3.55%) CentOS
8 5 (3.55%) Debian
8 5 (3.55%) Mac OS
8 5 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.13%) Kali Linux
10 2 (1.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (55.32%) Software Engineering
2 70 (49.65%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (31.91%) OO
4 34 (24.11%) Scrum
5 31 (21.99%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (20.57%) DSDM
7 27 (19.15%) SDLC
8 25 (17.73%) UML
9 24 (17.02%) MVVM
9 24 (17.02%) RUP
9 24 (17.02%) Service Delivery
9 24 (17.02%) Use Case
10 18 (12.77%) Information Security
11 17 (12.06%) Penetration Testing
12 15 (10.64%) TDD
13 13 (9.22%) Waterfall
14 12 (8.51%) DevOps
15 10 (7.09%) Android Development
16 9 (6.38%) Project Management
17 8 (5.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 101 (71.63%) Java
2 78 (55.32%) C
3 59 (41.84%) C#
4 52 (36.88%) JavaScript
4 52 (36.88%) Python
5 51 (36.17%) SQL
6 41 (29.08%) Ruby
7 38 (26.95%) PHP
8 27 (19.15%) T-SQL
9 26 (18.44%) PL/SQL
10 22 (15.60%) Perl
11 14 (9.93%) Embedded C
11 14 (9.93%) Embedded C++
12 8 (5.67%) Scala
13 7 (4.96%) VB.NET
14 6 (4.26%) VBA
15 5 (3.55%) Bash Shell
15 5 (3.55%) PowerShell
16 3 (2.13%) Go
17 2 (1.42%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 23 (16.31%) Degree
2 19 (13.48%) CREST Certified
3 18 (12.77%) Security Cleared
4 17 (12.06%) SC Cleared
5 14 (9.93%) OSCP
6 11 (7.80%) CEH
7 9 (6.38%) CHECK Team Leader
8 6 (4.26%) CISA
8 6 (4.26%) CISSP
9 5 (3.55%) CHECK Team Member
9 5 (3.55%) MCAD
9 5 (3.55%) MCSD
9 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (2.13%) Tigerscheme
11 1 (0.71%) CPTE
11 1 (0.71%) MBA
11 1 (0.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (9.93%) Firmware
2 7 (4.96%) Docker
3 5 (3.55%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.42%) Sendmail
4 2 (1.42%) Snort
4 2 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.71%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.71%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (4.96%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (4.96%) Puppet
2 4 (2.84%) Nagios
3 3 (2.13%) Nessus
3 3 (2.13%) Nmap
4 2 (1.42%) Ansible
4 2 (1.42%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (1.42%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (1.42%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.42%) Proventia
4 2 (1.42%) Salt
4 2 (1.42%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.71%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (9.22%) Atmel
2 12 (8.51%) Oracle
3 7 (4.96%) Google
3 7 (4.96%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.55%) Alterian
5 2 (1.42%) Blue Coat
5 2 (1.42%) BT
5 2 (1.42%) Cisco
5 2 (1.42%) Forcepoint
5 2 (1.42%) Intel Security
5 2 (1.42%) Juniper
5 2 (1.42%) Kaspersky
5 2 (1.42%) NetApp
5 2 (1.42%) New Relic
5 2 (1.42%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.42%) Splunk
5 2 (1.42%) Sun
5 2 (1.42%) Symantec
5 2 (1.42%) Tripwire
5 2 (1.42%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 4 day week
Posted: 27 days ago
Halifax
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 8 days ago