Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 129 134
Rank change year-on-year +40 +5 -38
Permanent jobs citing C++ 144 136 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.64% 2.08% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.05% 4.11% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 127 117 133
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,050
90th Percentile £59,000 £56,750 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 2,851 3,313 3,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 52.35% 50.74% 50.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2,394 2,875 3,388
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,450 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +11 102 £45,000 -10.00% 17
Wakefield 0 18 £33,750 +50.00% 5
Halifax - 9 £45,000 - 1
Batley - 3 £42,500 -
Bradford +25 2 £43,750 +0.57% 3
C++
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 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++.

1 100 (69.44%) Java
2 90 (62.50%) C#
3 79 (54.86%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (50.69%) Software Engineering
5 70 (48.61%) Python
6 65 (45.14%) SQL
7 61 (42.36%) JavaScript
8 52 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
9 50 (34.72%) C
10 48 (33.33%) .NET
11 47 (32.64%) OO
12 46 (31.94%) Finance
13 43 (29.86%) Jenkins
14 41 (28.47%) DevOps
14 41 (28.47%) TDD
15 40 (27.78%) PHP
16 37 (25.69%) Linux
17 33 (22.92%) Scrum
17 33 (22.92%) Git (software)
18 31 (21.53%) HTML
19 28 (19.44%) DSDM
20 27 (18.75%) CSS
21 25 (17.36%) jQuery
21 25 (17.36%) Ruby
22 24 (16.67%) Subversion
22 24 (16.67%) ASP.NET
22 24 (16.67%) Ansible
23 21 (14.58%) Test Automation
23 21 (14.58%) Mercurial
24 20 (13.89%) Mentoring

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 14 (9.72%) Elasticsearch
1 14 (9.72%) nginx
2 5 (3.47%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.78%) OpenEdge
4 2 (1.39%) SAS
5 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (4.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.39%) EViews
2 2 (1.39%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (8.33%) PaaS
2 12 (8.33%) SaaS
3 11 (7.64%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (7.64%) IaaS
4 10 (6.94%) G Suite
4 10 (6.94%) Office 365
4 10 (6.94%) Slack
5 1 (0.69%) GitHub
5 1 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.69%) Loggly
5 1 (0.69%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.78%) Internet
2 2 (1.39%) HTTP
2 2 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.69%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.69%) DLNA
3 1 (0.69%) DVB
3 1 (0.69%) MQTT
3 1 (0.69%) UPnP
3 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.89%) NoSQL
2 18 (12.50%) Redis
3 14 (9.72%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (4.86%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.47%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.47%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.39%) MySQL
7 1 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.69%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 43 (29.86%) Jenkins
2 33 (22.92%) Git (software)
3 24 (16.67%) Subversion
4 21 (14.58%) Mercurial
5 18 (12.50%) MSTest
6 17 (11.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 17 (11.81%) NUnit
7 14 (9.72%) Buildbot
8 12 (8.33%) Selenium
9 11 (7.64%) Appium
9 11 (7.64%) Cucumber
9 11 (7.64%) Ranorex
9 11 (7.64%) SoapUI
10 10 (6.94%) Gatling
10 10 (6.94%) JMeter
10 10 (6.94%) NeoLoad
10 10 (6.94%) WATIR
10 10 (6.94%) WebLOAD
11 8 (5.56%) JIRA
12 7 (4.86%) PHPUnit
General
1 46 (31.94%) Finance
2 11 (7.64%) Electronics
3 10 (6.94%) Retail
4 6 (4.17%) Games
5 5 (3.47%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.47%) Marketing
6 2 (1.39%) Banking
6 2 (1.39%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (45.83%) Developer
2 53 (36.81%) Software Engineer
3 31 (21.53%) Software Developer
4 21 (14.58%) Python Developer
5 20 (13.89%) Embedded Engineer
6 19 (13.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 17 (11.81%) .NET Software Engineer
7 17 (11.81%) C# Software Engineer
8 15 (10.42%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 15 (10.42%) Python Engineer
8 15 (10.42%) Python Software Engineer
9 13 (9.03%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 13 (9.03%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
9 13 (9.03%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (9.03%) Senior Software Engineer
10 12 (8.33%) Junior
11 11 (7.64%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
12 10 (6.94%) Lead Developer
12 10 (6.94%) Lead Software Developer
12 10 (6.94%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (33.33%) .NET
2 31 (21.53%) HTML
3 27 (18.75%) CSS
4 25 (17.36%) jQuery
5 24 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 19 (13.19%) Node.js
7 18 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
7 18 (12.50%) Web Services
8 17 (11.81%) LINQ
8 17 (11.81%) RESTful
8 17 (11.81%) Silverlight
8 17 (11.81%) SOAP
8 17 (11.81%) WCF
8 17 (11.81%) WF
8 17 (11.81%) WPF
8 17 (11.81%) XML
8 17 (11.81%) XSLT
9 10 (6.94%) .NET Core
10 8 (5.56%) HTML5
11 7 (4.86%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.94%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.86%) Device Driver
2 7 (4.86%) EPoS
3 6 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.47%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.78%) Digital TV
5 4 (2.78%) User Experience
6 2 (1.39%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.39%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.69%) MPEG
7 1 (0.69%) NHS
7 1 (0.69%) PKI
7 1 (0.69%) Smart Home
7 1 (0.69%) STB
7 1 (0.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (25.69%) Linux
2 10 (6.94%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (3.47%) Android
4 4 (2.78%) Windows
5 3 (2.08%) CentOS
5 3 (2.08%) Debian
5 3 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (54.86%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (50.69%) Software Engineering
3 52 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (32.64%) OO
5 41 (28.47%) DevOps
5 41 (28.47%) TDD
6 33 (22.92%) Scrum
7 28 (19.44%) DSDM
8 21 (14.58%) Test Automation
9 20 (13.89%) Mentoring
10 19 (13.19%) Software Testing
11 18 (12.50%) UML
12 17 (11.81%) MVVM
12 17 (11.81%) RUP
12 17 (11.81%) Service Delivery
12 17 (11.81%) Use Case
13 15 (10.42%) BDD
14 13 (9.03%) Open Source
15 12 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 100 (69.44%) Java
2 90 (62.50%) C#
3 70 (48.61%) Python
4 65 (45.14%) SQL
5 61 (42.36%) JavaScript
6 50 (34.72%) C
7 40 (27.78%) PHP
8 25 (17.36%) Ruby
9 18 (12.50%) PL/SQL
9 18 (12.50%) T-SQL
10 14 (9.72%) Perl
11 12 (8.33%) PowerShell
11 12 (8.33%) Scala
12 10 (6.94%) Bash Shell
13 7 (4.86%) VB
13 7 (4.86%) VB.NET
14 4 (2.78%) Go
14 4 (2.78%) MATLAB
15 3 (2.08%) Embedded C++
16 2 (1.39%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (1.39%) PhD
2 2 (1.39%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.94%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (0.69%) Firmware
2 1 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (16.67%) Ansible
2 11 (7.64%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (7.64%) Puppet
3 4 (2.78%) Terraform
4 3 (2.08%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.69%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.69%) Nagios
5 1 (0.69%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.69%) Rancher
5 1 (0.69%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (11.11%) Google
2 14 (9.72%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.56%) Oracle
4 7 (4.86%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.69%) New Relic
5 1 (0.69%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.69%) SAP
5 1 (0.69%) Splunk
5 1 (0.69%) TIBCO