Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 134 112
Rank change year-on-year -5 -22 +62
Permanent jobs citing C++ 139 167 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.00% 2.08% 2.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.80% 4.17% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 114 136 190
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £29,550
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%

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 3662 4001 4688
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 52.73% 49.95% 50.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3183 3416 3881
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,300 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +21 101 £50,000 -9.09% 8
Wakefield 0 7 £40,000 - 3
Halifax -1 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Huddersfield +6 2 £24,000 -26.15% 1
Wetherby +5 2 £40,000 +26.98%
Castleford - 1 - -
C++
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 August 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++.

1 118 (84.89%) Java
2 89 (64.03%) JavaScript
3 85 (61.15%) Software Engineering
4 81 (58.27%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (50.36%) HTML
6 67 (48.20%) Python
7 65 (46.76%) OO
8 62 (44.60%) SQL
9 58 (41.73%) C#
10 57 (41.01%) C
11 52 (37.41%) Windows
12 50 (35.97%) Git (software)
13 49 (35.25%) Linux
14 46 (33.09%) Web Services
15 42 (30.22%) CSS
15 42 (30.22%) Finance
16 38 (27.34%) JIRA
17 37 (26.62%) Scrum
17 37 (26.62%) PHP
18 36 (25.90%) Subversion
19 35 (25.18%) .NET
20 34 (24.46%) jQuery
20 34 (24.46%) SDLC
21 32 (23.02%) Visual Studio
22 31 (22.30%) ASP.NET
22 31 (22.30%) DSDM
22 31 (22.30%) Continuous Integration
23 30 (21.58%) RESTful
23 30 (21.58%) Oracle
24 29 (20.86%) Android

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 (5.76%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.60%) Confluence
3 3 (2.16%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.39%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.47%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (6.47%) IaaS
2 9 (6.47%) Loggly
2 9 (6.47%) Sumo Logic
3 6 (4.32%) G Suite
3 6 (4.32%) Office 365
3 6 (4.32%) Slack
4 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (18.71%) Ethernet
2 15 (10.79%) HTTP
3 13 (9.35%) Wireless
4 12 (8.63%) TCP/IP
5 8 (5.76%) Firewall
5 8 (5.76%) Wireless Security
5 8 (5.76%) Wireshark
6 5 (3.60%) Bluetooth
6 5 (3.60%) GPRS
6 5 (3.60%) GSM
6 5 (3.60%) ZigBee
7 2 (1.44%) Internet
8 1 (0.72%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.35%) Relational Database
3 10 (7.19%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (6.47%) MySQL
4 9 (6.47%) Riak
5 8 (5.76%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (5.04%) Oracle Database
6 7 (5.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 50 (35.97%) Git (software)
2 38 (27.34%) JIRA
3 36 (25.90%) Subversion
4 32 (23.02%) Visual Studio
5 26 (18.71%) Android Studio
5 26 (18.71%) Eclipse
6 25 (17.99%) MSTest
6 25 (17.99%) NUnit
7 24 (17.27%) Jenkins
8 13 (9.35%) Ranorex
9 10 (7.19%) Maven
10 9 (6.47%) Grunt
10 9 (6.47%) Vagrant
11 8 (5.76%) Burp Suite
11 8 (5.76%) Selenium
12 7 (5.04%) GCC
12 7 (5.04%) JBehave
12 7 (5.04%) JUnit
12 7 (5.04%) Sonatype Nexus
13 6 (4.32%) SoapUI
General
1 42 (30.22%) Finance
2 11 (7.91%) Electronics
3 8 (5.76%) Publishing
4 6 (4.32%) Retail
5 4 (2.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.72%) Automotive
6 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 70 (50.36%) Software Engineer
2 49 (35.25%) Developer
3 26 (18.71%) C# Software Engineer
4 25 (17.99%) .NET Software Engineer
4 25 (17.99%) C++ Software Engineer
5 21 (15.11%) Java Developer
6 16 (11.51%) Embedded Engineer
6 16 (11.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 10 (7.19%) Graduate
8 8 (5.76%) Penetration Tester
8 8 (5.76%) Tester
9 7 (5.04%) .NET Developer
9 7 (5.04%) C++ Developer
9 7 (5.04%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Consultant
10 6 (4.32%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 6 (4.32%) Java Engineer
10 6 (4.32%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (4.32%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (50.36%) HTML
2 46 (33.09%) Web Services
3 42 (30.22%) CSS
4 35 (25.18%) .NET
5 34 (24.46%) jQuery
6 31 (22.30%) ASP.NET
7 30 (21.58%) RESTful
8 28 (20.14%) XML
9 26 (18.71%) Silverlight
9 26 (18.71%) WPF
10 25 (17.99%) LINQ
10 25 (17.99%) SOAP
10 25 (17.99%) WCF
10 25 (17.99%) WF
10 25 (17.99%) XSLT
11 17 (12.23%) Spring
12 15 (10.79%) AngularJS
12 15 (10.79%) HTML5
13 10 (7.19%) Node.js
14 9 (6.47%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.07%) Fintech
2 10 (7.19%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.04%) Device Driver
4 5 (3.60%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.44%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 52 (37.41%) Windows
2 49 (35.25%) Linux
3 29 (20.86%) Android
4 26 (18.71%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 25 (17.99%) Embedded Linux
6 10 (7.19%) Unix
7 7 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.60%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (61.15%) Software Engineering
2 81 (58.27%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (46.76%) OO
4 37 (26.62%) Scrum
5 34 (24.46%) SDLC
6 31 (22.30%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (22.30%) DSDM
7 27 (19.42%) UML
8 25 (17.99%) MVVM
8 25 (17.99%) RUP
8 25 (17.99%) Service Delivery
8 25 (17.99%) Use Case
9 24 (17.27%) TDD
9 24 (17.27%) Waterfall
10 16 (11.51%) DevOps
11 9 (6.47%) Configuration Management
11 9 (6.47%) MVC
12 8 (5.76%) Information Security
12 8 (5.76%) Penetration Testing
13 7 (5.04%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 118 (84.89%) Java
2 89 (64.03%) JavaScript
3 67 (48.20%) Python
4 62 (44.60%) SQL
5 58 (41.73%) C#
6 57 (41.01%) C
7 37 (26.62%) PHP
8 27 (19.42%) T-SQL
9 25 (17.99%) PL/SQL
9 25 (17.99%) Ruby
10 17 (12.23%) Bash Shell
11 16 (11.51%) Scala
12 10 (7.19%) Go
12 10 (7.19%) Perl
13 7 (5.04%) VC++
14 5 (3.60%) Embedded C
14 5 (3.60%) Embedded C++
15 4 (2.88%) Assembly Language
16 1 (0.72%) VB
16 1 (0.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (15.83%) Degree
2 14 (10.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (5.76%) CREST Certified
3 8 (5.76%) OSCP
4 6 (4.32%) CHECK Team Leader
5 5 (3.60%) CEH
5 5 (3.60%) CHECK Team Member
5 5 (3.60%) CISA
5 5 (3.60%) CISSP
6 2 (1.44%) PhD
7 1 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (11.51%) Docker
2 5 (3.60%) Firmware
2 5 (3.60%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.44%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (7.91%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (7.91%) Puppet
2 9 (6.47%) Ansible
2 9 (6.47%) Nagios
2 9 (6.47%) Prometheus
2 9 (6.47%) Salt
2 9 (6.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (21.58%) Oracle
2 15 (10.79%) Google
3 9 (6.47%) New Relic
3 9 (6.47%) Rackspace
3 9 (6.47%) SaltStack
3 9 (6.47%) Splunk
4 8 (5.76%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.04%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.60%) Atmel