Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 117 148
Rank change year-on-year +20 +31 -46
Permanent jobs citing C++ 143 152 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.80% 2.24% 1.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.47% 4.54% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 132 125 116
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,400 £35,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £56,225 £55,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -

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 2,614 3,346 3,816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 51.26% 49.38% 50.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,196 2,944 3,366
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £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 15 December 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 15 December 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 -5 101 £45,000 -10.00% 13
Wakefield +10 20 £25,000 +11.11% 4
Halifax - 14 £45,000 - 4
Batley - 3 £42,500 - 1
Bradford +16 1 £50,000 +14.94% 2
Huddersfield -3 1 £55,000 +205.56% 1
Wetherby - 1 £40,000 - 1
C++
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 86 (60.14%) Java
2 83 (58.04%) C#
3 80 (55.94%) Software Engineering
4 71 (49.65%) Python
5 63 (44.06%) SQL
6 61 (42.66%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (41.26%) JavaScript
8 51 (35.66%) C
9 46 (32.17%) OO
9 46 (32.17%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (30.07%) .NET
11 42 (29.37%) Linux
11 42 (29.37%) TDD
11 42 (29.37%) Finance
12 38 (26.57%) Jenkins
13 37 (25.87%) PHP
14 35 (24.48%) HTML
15 33 (23.08%) Git (software)
16 30 (20.98%) CSS
17 29 (20.28%) ASP.NET
17 29 (20.28%) DevOps
18 28 (19.58%) Scrum
19 27 (18.88%) DSDM
19 27 (18.88%) jQuery
20 24 (16.78%) NoSQL
21 22 (15.38%) Ruby
22 21 (14.69%) Degree
23 20 (13.99%) Subversion
24 19 (13.29%) Mentoring
24 19 (13.29%) Open Source

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 (9.79%) Elasticsearch
1 14 (9.79%) nginx
2 4 (2.80%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.99%) G Suite
1 10 (6.99%) Office 365
1 10 (6.99%) PaaS
1 10 (6.99%) SaaS
2 9 (6.29%) IaaS
3 8 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.40%) HTTP
2 1 (0.70%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.70%) DVB
2 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.78%) NoSQL
2 14 (9.79%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (9.79%) Redis
3 8 (5.59%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.20%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.80%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 38 (26.57%) Jenkins
2 33 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 20 (13.99%) Subversion
4 18 (12.59%) Mercurial
5 17 (11.89%) MSTest
6 16 (11.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 16 (11.19%) NUnit
7 12 (8.39%) Buildbot
7 12 (8.39%) Selenium
8 11 (7.69%) Appium
8 11 (7.69%) Cucumber
8 11 (7.69%) Ranorex
8 11 (7.69%) SoapUI
9 10 (6.99%) Gatling
9 10 (6.99%) JMeter
9 10 (6.99%) NeoLoad
9 10 (6.99%) WATIR
9 10 (6.99%) WebLOAD
10 6 (4.20%) JIRA
11 5 (3.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 42 (29.37%) Finance
2 15 (10.49%) Electronics
3 10 (6.99%) Retail
4 6 (4.20%) Marketing
5 4 (2.80%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.80%) Games
6 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (51.75%) Developer
2 64 (44.76%) Software Engineer
3 30 (20.98%) Embedded Engineer
3 30 (20.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 30 (20.98%) Software Developer
4 25 (17.48%) Python Developer
5 20 (13.99%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 20 (13.99%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 20 (13.99%) Linux Engineer
6 17 (11.89%) Senior Software Engineer
7 16 (11.19%) .NET Software Engineer
7 16 (11.19%) C# Developer
7 16 (11.19%) C# Software Engineer
8 15 (10.49%) C Software Engineer
8 15 (10.49%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 15 (10.49%) C++ Software Engineer
8 15 (10.49%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 15 (10.49%) Python Engineer
8 15 (10.49%) Python Software Engineer
8 15 (10.49%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (30.07%) .NET
2 35 (24.48%) HTML
3 30 (20.98%) CSS
4 29 (20.28%) ASP.NET
5 27 (18.88%) jQuery
6 17 (11.89%) WPF
7 16 (11.19%) LINQ
7 16 (11.19%) RESTful
7 16 (11.19%) Silverlight
7 16 (11.19%) SOAP
7 16 (11.19%) WCF
7 16 (11.19%) Web Services
7 16 (11.19%) WF
7 16 (11.19%) XML
7 16 (11.19%) XSLT
8 14 (9.79%) Node.js
8 14 (9.79%) RabbitMQ
9 13 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (7.69%) Ajax
10 11 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.69%) Device Driver
2 4 (2.80%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (2.80%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.80%) User Experience
3 3 (2.10%) EPoS
4 2 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.40%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.70%) Digital TV
5 1 (0.70%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.70%) NHS
5 1 (0.70%) STB
Operating Systems
1 42 (29.37%) Linux
2 13 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (4.20%) Windows
4 4 (2.80%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 2 (1.40%) Android
6 1 (0.70%) Debian
6 1 (0.70%) Fedora
6 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (55.94%) Software Engineering
2 61 (42.66%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (32.17%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (32.17%) OO
4 42 (29.37%) TDD
5 29 (20.28%) DevOps
6 28 (19.58%) Scrum
7 27 (18.88%) DSDM
8 19 (13.29%) Mentoring
8 19 (13.29%) Open Source
9 18 (12.59%) Software Testing
9 18 (12.59%) Web Development
10 17 (11.89%) Test Automation
11 16 (11.19%) BDD
11 16 (11.19%) MVVM
11 16 (11.19%) RUP
11 16 (11.19%) Service Delivery
11 16 (11.19%) UML
11 16 (11.19%) Unit Testing
11 16 (11.19%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 86 (60.14%) Java
2 83 (58.04%) C#
3 71 (49.65%) Python
4 63 (44.06%) SQL
5 59 (41.26%) JavaScript
6 51 (35.66%) C
7 37 (25.87%) PHP
8 22 (15.38%) Ruby
9 16 (11.19%) PL/SQL
9 16 (11.19%) T-SQL
10 11 (7.69%) Scala
11 10 (6.99%) Perl
11 10 (6.99%) PowerShell
12 7 (4.90%) Bash Shell
13 5 (3.50%) Go
14 3 (2.10%) VB
14 3 (2.10%) VB.NET
15 2 (1.40%) Embedded C++
15 2 (1.40%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (14.69%) Degree
2 2 (1.40%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.59%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.80%) Docker
2 1 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (12.59%) Ansible
2 4 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.80%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (9.09%) Xamarin
2 10 (6.99%) Google
3 9 (6.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.10%) Oracle
5 1 (0.70%) SAP