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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 122 152
Rank change year-on-year +15 +30  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 79 85 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.23% 1.98% 1.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.10% 3.92% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 59 69 49
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 £31,200 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.52% +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 1928 2166 2269
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 54.40% 50.38% 47.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1720 1826 1915
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +18 49 £47,500 +5.55% 7
Wakefield +8 5 £40,000 +3.22%
Halifax -3 4 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Wetherby -11 2 £40,000 +26.98%
Huddersfield +2 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Castleford - 1 - - 1
C++
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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++.

1 110 (75.86%) Java
2 88 (60.69%) Software Engineering
3 80 (55.17%) C
4 73 (50.34%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (45.52%) JavaScript
6 57 (39.31%) OO
7 55 (37.93%) C#
7 55 (37.93%) HTML
8 54 (37.24%) Python
9 53 (36.55%) SQL
10 49 (33.79%) Windows
11 47 (32.41%) Linux
12 44 (30.34%) .NET
13 40 (27.59%) Web Services
14 39 (26.90%) Ruby
15 35 (24.14%) Scrum
15 35 (24.14%) SDLC
16 34 (23.45%) Finance
17 33 (22.76%) CSS
17 33 (22.76%) PHP
17 33 (22.76%) Ethernet
17 33 (22.76%) Android
18 32 (22.07%) JIRA
18 32 (22.07%) ASP.NET
19 31 (21.38%) Visual Studio
19 31 (21.38%) XML
19 31 (21.38%) RESTful
19 31 (21.38%) Continuous Integration
20 30 (20.69%) Git (software)
21 29 (20.00%) Silverlight

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 (4.14%) Confluence
2 2 (1.38%) Apache
2 2 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.76%) G Suite
3 4 (2.76%) Office 365
3 4 (2.76%) Slack
4 2 (1.38%) GitHub
4 2 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.38%) IaaS
4 2 (1.38%) Loggly
4 2 (1.38%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 33 (22.76%) Ethernet
2 28 (19.31%) Wireless
3 23 (15.86%) TCP/IP
4 14 (9.66%) Bluetooth
4 14 (9.66%) GPRS
4 14 (9.66%) GSM
4 14 (9.66%) Wireless Security
4 14 (9.66%) ZigBee
5 13 (8.97%) HTTP
6 9 (6.21%) Wireshark
7 8 (5.52%) Firewall
8 4 (2.76%) Network Security
9 2 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.38%) DNS
9 2 (1.38%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.38%) LDAP
9 2 (1.38%) SSL
9 2 (1.38%) VPN
10 1 (0.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.28%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.76%) Redis
4 3 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.07%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.38%) MySQL
5 2 (1.38%) Riak
Development Applications
1 32 (22.07%) JIRA
2 31 (21.38%) Visual Studio
3 30 (20.69%) Git (software)
4 27 (18.62%) Eclipse
4 27 (18.62%) MSTest
4 27 (18.62%) NUnit
5 23 (15.86%) Android Studio
5 23 (15.86%) Subversion
6 9 (6.21%) Burp Suite
7 7 (4.83%) Jenkins
7 7 (4.83%) Selenium
7 7 (4.83%) Vagrant
8 6 (4.14%) Cucumber
8 6 (4.14%) NetBeans
9 5 (3.45%) SoapUI
10 4 (2.76%) Appium
10 4 (2.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.76%) Buildbot
10 4 (2.76%) Ranorex
11 3 (2.07%) Maven
General
1 34 (23.45%) Finance
2 25 (17.24%) Electronics
3 10 (6.90%) Publishing
4 9 (6.21%) Retail
5 7 (4.83%) Games
6 6 (4.14%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.07%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.69%) Advertising
8 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 78 (53.79%) Software Engineer
2 34 (23.45%) Developer
3 29 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 29 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 27 (18.62%) Embedded Engineer
4 27 (18.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 19 (13.10%) Tester
6 17 (11.72%) Penetration Tester
7 16 (11.03%) C++ Software Engineer
8 13 (8.97%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
8 13 (8.97%) Firmware Engineer
9 11 (7.59%) .NET Developer
9 11 (7.59%) Java Developer
10 9 (6.21%) Graduate
11 8 (5.52%) C# Developer
11 8 (5.52%) C# Software Developer
12 7 (4.83%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 6 (4.14%) Android Developer
13 6 (4.14%) Consultant
13 6 (4.14%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (37.93%) HTML
2 44 (30.34%) .NET
3 40 (27.59%) Web Services
4 33 (22.76%) CSS
5 32 (22.07%) ASP.NET
6 31 (21.38%) RESTful
6 31 (21.38%) XML
7 29 (20.00%) Silverlight
8 28 (19.31%) jQuery
9 27 (18.62%) LINQ
9 27 (18.62%) WCF
9 27 (18.62%) WF
9 27 (18.62%) WPF
10 25 (17.24%) SOAP
10 25 (17.24%) XSLT
11 8 (5.52%) .NET Framework
11 8 (5.52%) AngularJS
11 8 (5.52%) Node.js
12 7 (4.83%) HTML5
12 7 (4.83%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.97%) Mobile App
2 12 (8.28%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.14%) CESG
4 5 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.76%) Device Driver
5 4 (2.76%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.07%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.07%) User Experience
7 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.69%) Fintech
8 1 (0.69%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.69%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 49 (33.79%) Windows
2 47 (32.41%) Linux
3 33 (22.76%) Android
4 25 (17.24%) Embedded Linux
5 22 (15.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 20 (13.79%) Unix
7 8 (5.52%) Apple iOS
8 6 (4.14%) Mac OS
9 5 (3.45%) CentOS
9 5 (3.45%) Debian
9 5 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.07%) Kali Linux
11 2 (1.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (60.69%) Software Engineering
2 73 (50.34%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (39.31%) OO
4 35 (24.14%) Scrum
4 35 (24.14%) SDLC
5 31 (21.38%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (20.00%) DSDM
7 26 (17.93%) UML
8 25 (17.24%) MVVM
8 25 (17.24%) RUP
8 25 (17.24%) Service Delivery
8 25 (17.24%) Use Case
9 21 (14.48%) Waterfall
10 15 (10.34%) TDD
11 13 (8.97%) Information Security
11 13 (8.97%) Penetration Testing
12 11 (7.59%) DevOps
13 10 (6.90%) Android Development
14 9 (6.21%) OOD
15 7 (4.83%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 110 (75.86%) Java
2 80 (55.17%) C
3 66 (45.52%) JavaScript
4 55 (37.93%) C#
5 54 (37.24%) Python
6 53 (36.55%) SQL
7 39 (26.90%) Ruby
8 33 (22.76%) PHP
9 28 (19.31%) T-SQL
10 27 (18.62%) PL/SQL
11 21 (14.48%) Perl
12 14 (9.66%) Embedded C
12 14 (9.66%) Embedded C++
13 8 (5.52%) Bash Shell
14 7 (4.83%) Scala
15 3 (2.07%) Go
15 3 (2.07%) VB.NET
16 2 (1.38%) Apple Swift
16 2 (1.38%) Assembly Language
16 2 (1.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (13.79%) Degree
2 17 (11.72%) OSCP
3 15 (10.34%) CREST Certified
4 14 (9.66%) Security Cleared
5 13 (8.97%) CEH
5 13 (8.97%) SC Cleared
6 8 (5.52%) CISA
6 8 (5.52%) CISSP
7 7 (4.83%) CHECK Team Leader
8 4 (2.76%) CHECK Team Member
9 1 (0.69%) CPTE
9 1 (0.69%) MBA
9 1 (0.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.07%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (9.66%) Firmware
2 8 (5.52%) Docker
3 6 (4.14%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.38%) Sendmail
4 2 (1.38%) Snort
4 2 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (4.83%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (4.83%) Puppet
2 4 (2.76%) Nagios
3 3 (2.07%) Nessus
3 3 (2.07%) Nmap
4 2 (1.38%) Ansible
4 2 (1.38%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (1.38%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (1.38%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.38%) Prometheus
4 2 (1.38%) Proventia
4 2 (1.38%) Salt
4 2 (1.38%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (9.66%) Oracle
2 13 (8.97%) Atmel
3 6 (4.14%) Google
4 3 (2.07%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.38%) Blue Coat
5 2 (1.38%) BT
5 2 (1.38%) Cisco
5 2 (1.38%) Forcepoint
5 2 (1.38%) Intel Security
5 2 (1.38%) Juniper
5 2 (1.38%) Kaspersky
5 2 (1.38%) NetApp
5 2 (1.38%) New Relic
5 2 (1.38%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.38%) SaltStack
5 2 (1.38%) Splunk
5 2 (1.38%) Sun
5 2 (1.38%) Symantec
5 2 (1.38%) Tripwire
5 2 (1.38%) VMware
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum + Pension Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 14 days ago
Bradford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Halifax
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Castleford, Yorkshire
Leeds Beckett University
Posted: 20 days ago