Period
to 17 October 2017

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

C++
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 131 95
Rank change year-on-year +2 -36 +77
Permanent jobs citing C++ 136 165 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.08% 2.13% 2.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.11% 4.25% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 117 133 230
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,050 £30,000
90th Percentile £56,750 £62,500 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 3313 3880 4879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 50.79% 50.05% 52.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2875 3388 3981
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £59,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%

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 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 6 months to 17 October 2017. 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 +26 114 £50,000 -9.09% 10
Wakefield +7 9 £22,500 -43.75%
Bradford +9 3 £43,500 -3.33% 1
Wetherby +16 2 £40,000 +26.98%
Huddersfield - 1 £18,000 -
C++
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 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++.

1 111 (81.62%) Java
2 76 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (54.41%) SQL
4 73 (53.68%) JavaScript
4 73 (53.68%) Software Engineering
5 69 (50.74%) C#
6 67 (49.26%) HTML
7 63 (46.32%) Python
8 60 (44.12%) OO
9 49 (36.03%) .NET
10 46 (33.82%) Git (software)
11 42 (30.88%) Web Services
12 40 (29.41%) CSS
12 40 (29.41%) PHP
12 40 (29.41%) Finance
13 39 (28.68%) Scrum
14 35 (25.74%) XML
14 35 (25.74%) Linux
15 32 (23.53%) Windows
15 32 (23.53%) WPF
15 32 (23.53%) jQuery
15 32 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
16 31 (22.79%) DSDM
17 30 (22.06%) WCF
18 28 (20.59%) SDLC
19 27 (19.85%) T-SQL
20 26 (19.12%) Subversion
20 26 (19.12%) ASP.NET
20 26 (19.12%) Jenkins
21 25 (18.38%) 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 8 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.21%) Apache
3 2 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.47%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.03%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.62%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (6.62%) IaaS
2 9 (6.62%) Loggly
2 9 (6.62%) Sumo Logic
3 8 (5.88%) G Suite
3 8 (5.88%) Office 365
4 6 (4.41%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.15%) Ethernet
2 4 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.94%) Wireless
3 3 (2.21%) HTTP
4 2 (1.47%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.47%) Firewall
4 2 (1.47%) GPRS
4 2 (1.47%) GSM
4 2 (1.47%) Internet
4 2 (1.47%) Wireless Security
4 2 (1.47%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.47%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.24%) Relational Database
3 17 (12.50%) MySQL
4 10 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (6.62%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (6.62%) Riak
6 7 (5.15%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.47%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.47%) Redis
9 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (33.82%) Git (software)
2 26 (19.12%) Jenkins
2 26 (19.12%) Subversion
3 23 (16.91%) JIRA
3 23 (16.91%) MSTest
3 23 (16.91%) NUnit
4 18 (13.24%) Selenium
5 17 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 16 (11.76%) Android Studio
6 16 (11.76%) Eclipse
7 15 (11.03%) Ranorex
8 9 (6.62%) Grunt
8 9 (6.62%) Maven
8 9 (6.62%) Vagrant
9 8 (5.88%) Appium
9 8 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (5.88%) Buildbot
9 8 (5.88%) Cucumber
9 8 (5.88%) GCC
9 8 (5.88%) SoapUI
General
1 40 (29.41%) Finance
2 8 (5.88%) Electronics
3 6 (4.41%) Retail
3 6 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.47%) Advertising
4 2 (1.47%) Games
4 2 (1.47%) Publishing
5 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 57 (41.91%) Developer
2 55 (40.44%) Software Engineer
3 27 (19.85%) C# Software Engineer
4 24 (17.65%) .NET Software Engineer
5 22 (16.18%) C++ Software Engineer
6 19 (13.97%) Java Developer
7 15 (11.03%) Python Developer
8 14 (10.29%) Java Engineer
8 14 (10.29%) Java Software Engineer
9 12 (8.82%) Analyst
9 12 (8.82%) Test Analyst
10 11 (8.09%) Python Software Engineer
11 10 (7.35%) Senior Software Engineer
12 9 (6.62%) Full Stack Developer
13 8 (5.88%) C++ Developer
13 8 (5.88%) Consultant
14 7 (5.15%) .NET Developer
14 7 (5.15%) Automation Test Analyst
14 7 (5.15%) Graduate
14 7 (5.15%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (49.26%) HTML
2 49 (36.03%) .NET
3 42 (30.88%) Web Services
4 40 (29.41%) CSS
5 35 (25.74%) XML
6 32 (23.53%) jQuery
6 32 (23.53%) WPF
7 30 (22.06%) WCF
8 26 (19.12%) ASP.NET
9 25 (18.38%) Silverlight
10 23 (16.91%) LINQ
10 23 (16.91%) RESTful
10 23 (16.91%) SOAP
10 23 (16.91%) WF
10 23 (16.91%) XSLT
11 14 (10.29%) Spring
12 12 (8.82%) AngularJS
12 12 (8.82%) HTML5
13 11 (8.09%) RabbitMQ
14 9 (6.62%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.29%) Fintech
2 9 (6.62%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.41%) Digital TV
4 4 (2.94%) Device Driver
5 3 (2.21%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.47%) CCTV
6 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.47%) Streaming Media
7 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.74%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 35 (25.74%) Linux
2 32 (23.53%) Windows
3 19 (13.97%) Android
4 16 (11.76%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 7 (5.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.41%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (53.68%) Software Engineering
3 60 (44.12%) OO
4 39 (28.68%) Scrum
5 32 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (22.79%) DSDM
7 28 (20.59%) SDLC
8 25 (18.38%) UML
9 23 (16.91%) MVVM
9 23 (16.91%) RUP
9 23 (16.91%) Service Delivery
9 23 (16.91%) Use Case
10 22 (16.18%) DevOps
10 22 (16.18%) TDD
11 17 (12.50%) Test Automation
12 16 (11.76%) Kanban
12 16 (11.76%) Waterfall
13 11 (8.09%) OOP
14 10 (7.35%) Software Testing
15 9 (6.62%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (81.62%) Java
2 74 (54.41%) SQL
3 73 (53.68%) JavaScript
4 69 (50.74%) C#
5 63 (46.32%) Python
6 40 (29.41%) PHP
7 27 (19.85%) T-SQL
8 24 (17.65%) PL/SQL
9 23 (16.91%) C
10 20 (14.71%) Ruby
11 17 (12.50%) Scala
12 9 (6.62%) Bash Shell
12 9 (6.62%) Go
13 7 (5.15%) VC++
14 4 (2.94%) Perl
15 2 (1.47%) Assembly Language
15 2 (1.47%) Embedded C
15 2 (1.47%) Embedded C++
15 2 (1.47%) X++
16 1 (0.74%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (13.97%) Degree
2 14 (10.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.47%) CHECK Team Leader
3 2 (1.47%) CREST Certified
3 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.47%) OSCP
3 2 (1.47%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.47%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.74%) CEH
4 1 (0.74%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (0.74%) CISA
4 1 (0.74%) CISSP
4 1 (0.74%) PhD
System Software
1 11 (8.09%) Docker
2 2 (1.47%) Firmware
2 2 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (8.09%) Ansible
1 11 (8.09%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (8.09%) Puppet
2 9 (6.62%) Nagios
2 9 (6.62%) Prometheus
2 9 (6.62%) Salt
2 9 (6.62%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (17.65%) Oracle
2 17 (12.50%) Google
3 9 (6.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.62%) New Relic
3 9 (6.62%) Rackspace
3 9 (6.62%) SaltStack
3 9 (6.62%) Splunk
4 7 (5.15%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.47%) Atmel