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

C++
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 138 140
Rank change year-on-year +19 +2 -22
Permanent jobs citing C++ 138 137 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.22% 1.98% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.22% 3.75% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 116 114 137
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,125 £57,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +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 3,273 3,651 4,024
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 52.62% 52.84% 50.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2,842 3,175 3,436
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,025 £27,350 £27,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

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 August 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 August 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 +22 101 £48,750 -2.50% 15
Wakefield -4 13 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Bradford - 6 £45,250 - 1
Halifax +21 5 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Batley - 3 £42,500 - 1
C++
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 92 (66.67%) Java
2 91 (65.94%) C#
3 84 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (46.38%) Software Engineering
4 64 (46.38%) Python
5 63 (45.65%) JavaScript
6 55 (39.86%) SQL
6 55 (39.86%) .NET
6 55 (39.86%) Continuous Integration
7 53 (38.41%) C
8 45 (32.61%) Finance
8 45 (32.61%) OO
9 43 (31.16%) DevOps
10 42 (30.43%) Jenkins
11 38 (27.54%) Scrum
12 37 (26.81%) Linux
13 34 (24.64%) Ruby
14 33 (23.91%) TDD
14 33 (23.91%) PHP
15 30 (21.74%) DSDM
16 29 (21.01%) Test Automation
17 28 (20.29%) HTML
17 28 (20.29%) Amazon AWS
17 28 (20.29%) Node.js
18 26 (18.84%) Google
19 25 (18.12%) jQuery
19 25 (18.12%) CSS
20 24 (17.39%) Git (software)
20 24 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
20 24 (17.39%) Ansible

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 11 (7.97%) Elasticsearch
1 11 (7.97%) nginx
2 10 (7.25%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.90%) OpenEdge
4 2 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.45%) SAS
5 1 (0.72%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.72%) IIS
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.17%) OrCAD
3 2 (1.45%) EViews
3 2 (1.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 28 (20.29%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (8.70%) IaaS
3 12 (8.70%) PaaS
3 12 (8.70%) SaaS
4 10 (7.25%) G Suite
4 10 (7.25%) Office 365
4 10 (7.25%) Slack
5 4 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (2.90%) GitHub
5 4 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.45%) Loggly
6 2 (1.45%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.52%) Internet
2 2 (1.45%) HTTP
2 2 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.72%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.72%) DLNA
3 1 (0.72%) DVB
3 1 (0.72%) Firewall
3 1 (0.72%) MQTT
3 1 (0.72%) UPnP
3 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.59%) Redis
2 14 (10.14%) NoSQL
3 12 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 11 (7.97%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (7.25%) Hadoop
6 7 (5.07%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (3.62%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.17%) MySQL
8 3 (2.17%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.72%) Big Data
10 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.72%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.72%) QlikView
10 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (30.43%) Jenkins
2 24 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 21 (15.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 19 (13.77%) MSTest
4 19 (13.77%) NUnit
5 18 (13.04%) Subversion
6 17 (12.32%) Mercurial
7 15 (10.87%) Buildbot
8 11 (7.97%) Appium
8 11 (7.97%) Cucumber
8 11 (7.97%) JIRA
8 11 (7.97%) Ranorex
8 11 (7.97%) Selenium
8 11 (7.97%) SoapUI
9 10 (7.25%) Bitbucket
9 10 (7.25%) Gatling
9 10 (7.25%) JMeter
9 10 (7.25%) NeoLoad
9 10 (7.25%) WATIR
9 10 (7.25%) WebLOAD
General
1 45 (32.61%) Finance
2 12 (8.70%) Electronics
3 11 (7.97%) Retail
4 10 (7.25%) Financial Institution
5 8 (5.80%) Games
6 5 (3.62%) Marketing
7 2 (1.45%) Banking
7 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.45%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.72%) Billing
Job Titles
1 47 (34.06%) Developer
2 46 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 23 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 19 (13.77%) .NET Software Engineer
4 19 (13.77%) C# Software Engineer
5 15 (10.87%) Python Developer
6 12 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (8.70%) Embedded Engineer
7 11 (7.97%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 11 (7.97%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 11 (7.97%) Python Engineer
7 11 (7.97%) Python Software Engineer
8 10 (7.25%) Developer in Test
8 10 (7.25%) Lead Developer
8 10 (7.25%) Lead Software Developer
9 9 (6.52%) Architect
10 8 (5.80%) Junior
10 8 (5.80%) Principal Architect
10 8 (5.80%) Senior Software Engineer
10 8 (5.80%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (39.86%) .NET
2 28 (20.29%) HTML
2 28 (20.29%) Node.js
3 25 (18.12%) CSS
3 25 (18.12%) jQuery
4 23 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 22 (15.94%) Web Services
6 20 (14.49%) RESTful
6 20 (14.49%) WCF
6 20 (14.49%) XML
7 19 (13.77%) LINQ
7 19 (13.77%) Silverlight
7 19 (13.77%) SOAP
7 19 (13.77%) WF
7 19 (13.77%) WPF
7 19 (13.77%) XSLT
8 16 (11.59%) RabbitMQ
9 12 (8.70%) .NET Core
10 10 (7.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 9 (6.52%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.97%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.52%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.07%) EPoS
5 6 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.62%) Device Driver
6 5 (3.62%) Digital TV
7 4 (2.90%) User Experience
8 3 (2.17%) CAN bus
8 3 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (2.17%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.45%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.45%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (1.45%) STB
10 1 (0.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.72%) NHS
10 1 (0.72%) PKI
10 1 (0.72%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 37 (26.81%) Linux
2 7 (5.07%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (4.35%) Android
4 4 (2.90%) Debian
4 4 (2.90%) Unix
4 4 (2.90%) Windows
5 3 (2.17%) CentOS
5 3 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.72%) Fedora
6 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (46.38%) Software Engineering
3 55 (39.86%) Continuous Integration
4 45 (32.61%) OO
5 43 (31.16%) DevOps
6 38 (27.54%) Scrum
7 33 (23.91%) TDD
8 30 (21.74%) DSDM
9 29 (21.01%) Test Automation
10 22 (15.94%) UML
11 21 (15.22%) Mentoring
12 19 (13.77%) MVVM
12 19 (13.77%) RUP
12 19 (13.77%) Service Delivery
12 19 (13.77%) Use Case
13 14 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (9.42%) MVC
15 12 (8.70%) Change Management
15 12 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (8.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (66.67%) Java
2 91 (65.94%) C#
3 64 (46.38%) Python
4 63 (45.65%) JavaScript
5 55 (39.86%) SQL
6 53 (38.41%) C
7 34 (24.64%) Ruby
8 33 (23.91%) PHP
9 22 (15.94%) Perl
9 22 (15.94%) T-SQL
10 21 (15.22%) PL/SQL
11 13 (9.42%) Bash Shell
11 13 (9.42%) PowerShell
11 13 (9.42%) Scala
12 7 (5.07%) VB
12 7 (5.07%) VB.NET
13 6 (4.35%) Embedded C++
14 3 (2.17%) Embedded C
15 2 (1.45%) MATLAB
15 2 (1.45%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (5.07%) Degree
2 2 (1.45%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.90%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.72%) GCP
2 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (8.70%) Docker
2 4 (2.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 24 (17.39%) Ansible
2 15 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (10.87%) Puppet
3 9 (6.52%) Terraform
4 3 (2.17%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.45%) Cobbler
5 2 (1.45%) Nagios
5 2 (1.45%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.45%) Rancher
5 2 (1.45%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.45%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.72%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 26 (18.84%) Google
2 20 (14.49%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.97%) Oracle
4 6 (4.35%) New Relic
5 3 (2.17%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.45%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.45%) SAP
6 2 (1.45%) Splunk
7 1 (0.72%) Lotus
7 1 (0.72%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.72%) Twitter