Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 139 91
Rank change year-on-year +15 -48 +58
Permanent jobs citing C++ 150 155 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.20% 2.01% 3.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.41% 3.97% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 123 124 249
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%

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 3403 3901 4945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 49.89% 50.71% 53.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2975 3446 4068
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 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 23 November 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 23 November 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 +39 130 £52,500 -4.55% 10
Wakefield +6 7 £22,500 -59.09%
Bradford +11 5 £43,500 +24.29% 4
Huddersfield 0 1 £18,000 -32.08%
C++
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 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++.

1 114 (76.00%) Java
2 88 (58.67%) SQL
3 75 (50.00%) Python
4 74 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (48.67%) C#
6 72 (48.00%) Software Engineering
7 69 (46.00%) HTML
8 67 (44.67%) JavaScript
9 66 (44.00%) OO
10 57 (38.00%) .NET
11 47 (31.33%) Git (software)
12 43 (28.67%) Scrum
12 43 (28.67%) PHP
13 42 (28.00%) Finance
14 39 (26.00%) CSS
14 39 (26.00%) XML
14 39 (26.00%) WPF
15 38 (25.33%) Web Services
16 37 (24.67%) WCF
16 37 (24.67%) Continuous Integration
17 34 (22.67%) jQuery
18 31 (20.67%) Linux
18 31 (20.67%) DSDM
18 31 (20.67%) Jenkins
18 31 (20.67%) DevOps
19 29 (19.33%) SDLC
19 29 (19.33%) Ruby
20 28 (18.67%) Windows
20 28 (18.67%) T-SQL
21 27 (18.00%) Test Automation

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 4 (2.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.00%) nginx
3 1 (0.67%) Apache
3 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.33%) G Suite
2 8 (5.33%) GitHub
2 8 (5.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (5.33%) IaaS
2 8 (5.33%) Loggly
2 8 (5.33%) Office 365
2 8 (5.33%) Sumo Logic
3 7 (4.67%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (4.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 6 (4.00%) Slack
5 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.00%) HTTP
2 2 (1.33%) Firewall
2 2 (1.33%) Internet
2 2 (1.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.33%) Wireless
2 2 (1.33%) Wireless Security
2 2 (1.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.67%) MySQL
1 19 (12.67%) Relational Database
2 11 (7.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (5.33%) Riak
4 7 (4.67%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.00%) Redis
7 2 (1.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.67%) Big Data
8 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 47 (31.33%) Git (software)
2 31 (20.67%) Jenkins
3 23 (15.33%) MSTest
3 23 (15.33%) NUnit
3 23 (15.33%) Subversion
4 21 (14.00%) Selenium
5 19 (12.67%) JIRA
6 18 (12.00%) Visual Studio
7 16 (10.67%) Android Studio
7 16 (10.67%) Eclipse
8 11 (7.33%) Ranorex
9 8 (5.33%) Appium
9 8 (5.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (5.33%) Buildbot
9 8 (5.33%) Cucumber
9 8 (5.33%) Grunt
9 8 (5.33%) Maven
9 8 (5.33%) SoapUI
9 8 (5.33%) Vagrant
10 4 (2.67%) GCC
General
1 42 (28.00%) Finance
2 13 (8.67%) Electronics
2 13 (8.67%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.00%) Retail
4 2 (1.33%) Advertising
4 2 (1.33%) Games
4 2 (1.33%) Publishing
5 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.67%) Marketing
5 1 (0.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 57 (38.00%) Software Engineer
2 55 (36.67%) Developer
3 27 (18.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 25 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
5 24 (16.00%) Python Developer
6 19 (12.67%) C++ Software Engineer
7 17 (11.33%) Senior Software Engineer
8 15 (10.00%) Analyst
8 15 (10.00%) Java Engineer
8 15 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 15 (10.00%) Python Software Engineer
8 15 (10.00%) Test Analyst
9 11 (7.33%) Java Developer
10 9 (6.00%) Automation Test Analyst
11 8 (5.33%) Full Stack Developer
11 8 (5.33%) Senior Developer
12 7 (4.67%) Graduate
12 7 (4.67%) Graduate Developer
13 6 (4.00%) C++ Developer
13 6 (4.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (46.00%) HTML
2 57 (38.00%) .NET
3 39 (26.00%) CSS
3 39 (26.00%) WPF
3 39 (26.00%) XML
4 38 (25.33%) Web Services
5 37 (24.67%) WCF
6 34 (22.67%) jQuery
7 25 (16.67%) Silverlight
8 23 (15.33%) ASP.NET
8 23 (15.33%) LINQ
8 23 (15.33%) RESTful
8 23 (15.33%) SOAP
8 23 (15.33%) WF
8 23 (15.33%) XSLT
9 15 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
10 11 (7.33%) HTML5
10 11 (7.33%) Node.js
10 11 (7.33%) RabbitMQ
11 9 (6.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.00%) Digital TV
2 9 (6.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.33%) Fintech
4 5 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.33%) CCTV
5 2 (1.33%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.33%) Media Streaming
5 2 (1.33%) Robotics
5 2 (1.33%) Video\Live Streaming
5 2 (1.33%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.67%) Linux
2 28 (18.67%) Windows
3 16 (10.67%) Android
3 16 (10.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 8 (5.33%) Unix
5 3 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (48.00%) Software Engineering
3 66 (44.00%) OO
4 43 (28.67%) Scrum
5 37 (24.67%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (20.67%) DevOps
6 31 (20.67%) DSDM
7 29 (19.33%) SDLC
8 27 (18.00%) Test Automation
9 25 (16.67%) UML
10 24 (16.00%) TDD
11 23 (15.33%) MVVM
11 23 (15.33%) RUP
11 23 (15.33%) Service Delivery
11 23 (15.33%) Use Case
12 19 (12.67%) Kanban
13 16 (10.67%) OOP
13 16 (10.67%) Waterfall
14 11 (7.33%) Software Testing
15 9 (6.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (76.00%) Java
2 88 (58.67%) SQL
3 75 (50.00%) Python
4 73 (48.67%) C#
5 67 (44.67%) JavaScript
6 43 (28.67%) PHP
7 29 (19.33%) Ruby
8 28 (18.67%) T-SQL
9 25 (16.67%) PL/SQL
10 19 (12.67%) C
11 16 (10.67%) Scala
12 8 (5.33%) Bash Shell
12 8 (5.33%) Go
13 4 (2.67%) Perl
14 3 (2.00%) VC++
15 2 (1.33%) X++
16 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.67%) R
16 1 (0.67%) VB
16 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (12.00%) Degree
2 13 (8.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.33%) CHECK Team Leader
4 2 (1.33%) CREST Certified
4 2 (1.33%) OSCP
4 2 (1.33%) PhD
4 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.67%) CEH
5 1 (0.67%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (0.67%) CISA
5 1 (0.67%) CISSP
5 1 (0.67%) MCAD
5 1 (0.67%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.67%) Docker
2 2 (1.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (12.00%) Ansible
2 15 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (10.00%) Puppet
3 8 (5.33%) Nagios
3 8 (5.33%) Prometheus
3 8 (5.33%) Salt
3 8 (5.33%) ZABBIX
4 7 (4.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (11.33%) Oracle
2 16 (10.67%) Google
3 15 (10.00%) New Relic
4 10 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.33%) Rackspace
5 8 (5.33%) SaltStack
5 8 (5.33%) Splunk
6 3 (2.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.67%) Alterian
7 1 (0.67%) SAP