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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 118 100
Rank change year-on-year -4 -18  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 68 85 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.92% 2.15% 2.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 4.28% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 57 62 96
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 1904 1986 2398
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 53.72% 50.33% 51.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1638 1704 2028
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,875
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +6 50 £47,500 -13.63% 6
Wetherby +6 2 £40,000 +26.98%
Wakefield +2 2 £40,000 -
Huddersfield +9 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Castleford - 1 - -
C++
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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++.

1 123 (84.25%) Java
2 92 (63.01%) Software Engineering
3 81 (55.48%) JavaScript
4 80 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (48.63%) C
6 64 (43.84%) OO
7 63 (43.15%) HTML
8 61 (41.78%) Python
9 55 (37.67%) SQL
10 54 (36.99%) C#
11 53 (36.30%) Linux
12 48 (32.88%) Web Services
12 48 (32.88%) Windows
13 44 (30.14%) Git (software)
14 38 (26.03%) JIRA
14 38 (26.03%) SDLC
15 37 (25.34%) Finance
15 37 (25.34%) CSS
16 36 (24.66%) Scrum
16 36 (24.66%) Android
17 35 (23.97%) .NET
17 35 (23.97%) Ethernet
18 34 (23.29%) Visual Studio
18 34 (23.29%) Subversion
19 33 (22.60%) Ruby
20 32 (21.92%) ASP.NET
21 31 (21.23%) XML
21 31 (21.23%) Eclipse
21 31 (21.23%) Continuous Integration
21 31 (21.23%) RESTful

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 7 (4.79%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.11%) Confluence
3 3 (2.05%) Apache
4 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.42%) G Suite
3 5 (3.42%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (3.42%) IaaS
3 5 (3.42%) Loggly
3 5 (3.42%) Office 365
3 5 (3.42%) Slack
3 5 (3.42%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (1.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 35 (23.97%) Ethernet
2 20 (13.70%) Wireless
3 19 (13.01%) TCP/IP
4 16 (10.96%) HTTP
5 12 (8.22%) Bluetooth
5 12 (8.22%) GPRS
5 12 (8.22%) GSM
5 12 (8.22%) ZigBee
6 8 (5.48%) Firewall
6 8 (5.48%) Wireless Security
6 8 (5.48%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.68%) DHCP
7 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.01%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (4.79%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (4.11%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.42%) MySQL
4 5 (3.42%) Riak
5 4 (2.74%) Redis
Development Applications
1 44 (30.14%) Git (software)
2 38 (26.03%) JIRA
3 34 (23.29%) Subversion
3 34 (23.29%) Visual Studio
4 31 (21.23%) Eclipse
5 27 (18.49%) Android Studio
6 26 (17.81%) MSTest
6 26 (17.81%) NUnit
7 18 (12.33%) Jenkins
8 11 (7.53%) Ranorex
9 10 (6.85%) Vagrant
10 8 (5.48%) Burp Suite
11 6 (4.11%) GCC
11 6 (4.11%) JBehave
11 6 (4.11%) JUnit
11 6 (4.11%) Maven
11 6 (4.11%) NetBeans
11 6 (4.11%) Selenium
11 6 (4.11%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (3.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 37 (25.34%) Finance
2 21 (14.38%) Electronics
3 8 (5.48%) Publishing
3 8 (5.48%) Retail
4 5 (3.42%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.05%) Games
5 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.68%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 79 (54.11%) Software Engineer
2 45 (30.82%) Developer
3 26 (17.81%) .NET Software Engineer
3 26 (17.81%) C# Software Engineer
4 25 (17.12%) Embedded Engineer
4 25 (17.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 23 (15.75%) C++ Software Engineer
6 21 (14.38%) Java Developer
7 12 (8.22%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
7 12 (8.22%) Firmware Engineer
8 8 (5.48%) .NET Developer
8 8 (5.48%) Penetration Tester
8 8 (5.48%) Tester
9 7 (4.79%) Consultant
9 7 (4.79%) Graduate
9 7 (4.79%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 7 (4.79%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.11%) Android Developer
10 6 (4.11%) Java Engineer
10 6 (4.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (43.15%) HTML
2 48 (32.88%) Web Services
3 37 (25.34%) CSS
4 35 (23.97%) .NET
5 32 (21.92%) ASP.NET
6 31 (21.23%) RESTful
6 31 (21.23%) XML
7 30 (20.55%) jQuery
8 26 (17.81%) LINQ
8 26 (17.81%) Silverlight
8 26 (17.81%) WCF
8 26 (17.81%) WF
8 26 (17.81%) WPF
9 25 (17.12%) SOAP
9 25 (17.12%) XSLT
10 12 (8.22%) Spring
11 11 (7.53%) AngularJS
11 11 (7.53%) HTML5
12 10 (6.85%) Node.js
13 9 (6.16%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.85%) Fintech
2 7 (4.79%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.11%) Device Driver
3 6 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (4.11%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.42%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (2.05%) User Experience
6 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 53 (36.30%) Linux
2 48 (32.88%) Windows
3 36 (24.66%) Android
4 28 (19.18%) Embedded Linux
5 26 (17.81%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 11 (7.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (6.16%) Unix
8 6 (4.11%) Mac OS
9 5 (3.42%) CentOS
9 5 (3.42%) Debian
10 4 (2.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (63.01%) Software Engineering
2 80 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (43.84%) OO
4 38 (26.03%) SDLC
5 36 (24.66%) Scrum
6 31 (21.23%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (20.55%) DSDM
8 26 (17.81%) UML
9 25 (17.12%) MVVM
9 25 (17.12%) RUP
9 25 (17.12%) Service Delivery
9 25 (17.12%) Use Case
10 23 (15.75%) TDD
10 23 (15.75%) Waterfall
11 16 (10.96%) DevOps
12 10 (6.85%) Configuration Management
13 8 (5.48%) Information Security
13 8 (5.48%) Mentoring
13 8 (5.48%) OOD
13 8 (5.48%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 123 (84.25%) Java
2 81 (55.48%) JavaScript
3 71 (48.63%) C
4 61 (41.78%) Python
5 55 (37.67%) SQL
6 54 (36.99%) C#
7 33 (22.60%) Ruby
8 30 (20.55%) PHP
9 27 (18.49%) T-SQL
10 26 (17.81%) PL/SQL
11 13 (8.90%) Bash Shell
12 12 (8.22%) Embedded C
12 12 (8.22%) Embedded C++
13 11 (7.53%) Scala
14 9 (6.16%) Perl
15 6 (4.11%) Go
15 6 (4.11%) VC++
16 4 (2.74%) Assembly Language
17 2 (1.37%) Apple Swift
17 2 (1.37%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (10.27%) Degree
2 10 (6.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (5.48%) CREST Certified
3 8 (5.48%) OSCP
4 6 (4.11%) CHECK Team Leader
5 5 (3.42%) CEH
5 5 (3.42%) CHECK Team Member
5 5 (3.42%) CISA
5 5 (3.42%) CISSP
6 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.68%) MBA
6 1 (0.68%) PhD
6 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 13 (8.90%) Docker
2 12 (8.22%) Firmware
3 6 (4.11%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (8.22%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (8.22%) Puppet
2 5 (3.42%) Ansible
2 5 (3.42%) Nagios
2 5 (3.42%) Prometheus
2 5 (3.42%) Salt
2 5 (3.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (16.44%) Oracle
2 12 (8.22%) Atmel
3 10 (6.85%) Google
4 6 (4.11%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.11%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.42%) New Relic
5 5 (3.42%) Rackspace
5 5 (3.42%) SaltStack
5 5 (3.42%) Splunk
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-50,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago