Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 143 136
Rank change year-on-year +33 -7 +20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 163 140 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.39% 1.94% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.77% 3.75% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 132 110 183
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £62,500 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +19.05% -6.67% +13.92%

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 3,414 3,730 4,834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 50.16% 51.61% 53.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3,050 3,322 4,038
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +37 142 £50,000 -9.09% 13
Bradford +4 11 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Wakefield -16 5 £22,500 -39.19% 1
C++
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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++.

1 108 (66.26%) Java
2 87 (53.37%) C#
3 86 (52.76%) Software Engineering
4 85 (52.15%) Python
5 81 (49.69%) SQL
6 75 (46.01%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (43.56%) OO
8 69 (42.33%) .NET
9 65 (39.88%) JavaScript
10 58 (35.58%) HTML
11 52 (31.90%) Scrum
12 51 (31.29%) Ruby
13 49 (30.06%) Continuous Integration
14 45 (27.61%) C
15 41 (25.15%) PHP
15 41 (25.15%) Finance
16 39 (23.93%) XML
16 39 (23.93%) WPF
17 38 (23.31%) WCF
17 38 (23.31%) Git (software)
17 38 (23.31%) TDD
17 38 (23.31%) Linux
18 36 (22.09%) CSS
18 36 (22.09%) Test Automation
19 35 (21.47%) DSDM
19 35 (21.47%) DevOps
20 34 (20.86%) jQuery
21 31 (19.02%) Web Services
21 31 (19.02%) Jenkins
22 28 (17.18%) Node.js

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 6 (3.68%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (3.68%) nginx
2 4 (2.45%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.88%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.91%) GitHub
4 7 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (4.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 5 (3.07%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (2.45%) G Suite
6 4 (2.45%) Office 365
7 3 (1.84%) Slack
8 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.61%) IaaS
8 1 (0.61%) Loggly
8 1 (0.61%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.91%) Firewall
2 5 (3.07%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.84%) Wireless
4 2 (1.23%) HTTP
4 2 (1.23%) Wireless Security
4 2 (1.23%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.61%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.61%) DHCP
5 1 (0.61%) DNS
5 1 (0.61%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.61%) Internet
5 1 (0.61%) LAN
5 1 (0.61%) SAN
5 1 (0.61%) WAN
5 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.61%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.61%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.04%) NoSQL
2 14 (8.59%) MongoDB
3 13 (7.98%) Relational Database
4 12 (7.36%) MySQL
4 12 (7.36%) Redis
5 6 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.68%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.45%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (2.45%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (2.45%) QlikView
7 3 (1.84%) MS Access
8 2 (1.23%) Big Data
9 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.61%) Riak
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (23.31%) Git (software)
2 31 (19.02%) Jenkins
3 25 (15.34%) Selenium
4 23 (14.11%) Subversion
5 21 (12.88%) MSTest
5 21 (12.88%) NUnit
6 14 (8.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 14 (8.59%) Buildbot
6 14 (8.59%) Cucumber
6 14 (8.59%) JIRA
6 14 (8.59%) Ranorex
6 14 (8.59%) Visual Studio
7 11 (6.75%) Android Studio
7 11 (6.75%) Eclipse
8 10 (6.13%) Appium
8 10 (6.13%) SoapUI
9 9 (5.52%) Mercurial
10 7 (4.29%) Vagrant
11 6 (3.68%) WATIR
11 6 (3.68%) WebLOAD
General
1 41 (25.15%) Finance
2 21 (12.88%) Retail
3 17 (10.43%) Electronics
4 16 (9.82%) Telecoms
5 10 (6.13%) Legal
6 8 (4.91%) Games
7 4 (2.45%) Billing
8 2 (1.23%) Publishing
9 1 (0.61%) Advertising
9 1 (0.61%) Automotive
9 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (38.04%) Developer
2 57 (34.97%) Software Engineer
3 33 (20.25%) Python Developer
4 24 (14.72%) C# Software Engineer
5 23 (14.11%) .NET Software Engineer
6 19 (11.66%) Senior Software Engineer
7 17 (10.43%) Java Engineer
7 17 (10.43%) Senior Developer
8 16 (9.82%) C++ Software Engineer
9 13 (7.98%) Developer in Test
9 13 (7.98%) Java Developer
10 12 (7.36%) Analyst
10 12 (7.36%) Consultant
10 12 (7.36%) Senior Python Developer
11 11 (6.75%) Java Software Engineer
11 11 (6.75%) Python Software Engineer
11 11 (6.75%) Test Analyst
11 11 (6.75%) Test Automation Consultant
11 11 (6.75%) Test Consultant
12 10 (6.13%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (42.33%) .NET
2 58 (35.58%) HTML
3 39 (23.93%) WPF
3 39 (23.93%) XML
4 38 (23.31%) WCF
5 36 (22.09%) CSS
6 34 (20.86%) jQuery
7 31 (19.02%) Web Services
8 28 (17.18%) Node.js
9 25 (15.34%) RESTful
10 22 (13.50%) Silverlight
11 21 (12.88%) ASP.NET
11 21 (12.88%) LINQ
11 21 (12.88%) SOAP
11 21 (12.88%) WF
11 21 (12.88%) XSLT
12 13 (7.98%) HTML5
12 13 (7.98%) RabbitMQ
13 12 (7.36%) AngularJS
13 12 (7.36%) web2py
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.20%) Digital TV
2 13 (7.98%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.68%) User Experience
5 5 (3.07%) Device Driver
6 4 (2.45%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.84%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.23%) CCTV
8 2 (1.23%) Media Streaming
8 2 (1.23%) Robotics
8 2 (1.23%) Video\Live Streaming
8 2 (1.23%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.61%) Clustering
9 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.61%) STB
Operating Systems
1 38 (23.31%) Linux
2 21 (12.88%) Windows
3 12 (7.36%) Android
4 11 (6.75%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 6 (3.68%) CentOS
5 6 (3.68%) Debian
5 6 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.68%) Unix
6 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (52.76%) Software Engineering
2 75 (46.01%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (43.56%) OO
4 52 (31.90%) Scrum
5 49 (30.06%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (23.31%) TDD
7 36 (22.09%) Test Automation
8 35 (21.47%) DevOps
8 35 (21.47%) DSDM
9 24 (14.72%) Kanban
10 22 (13.50%) SDLC
10 22 (13.50%) Service Delivery
11 21 (12.88%) MVVM
11 21 (12.88%) RUP
11 21 (12.88%) UML
11 21 (12.88%) Use Case
12 18 (11.04%) Open Source
13 17 (10.43%) Software Testing
14 14 (8.59%) OOP
14 14 (8.59%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 108 (66.26%) Java
2 87 (53.37%) C#
3 85 (52.15%) Python
4 81 (49.69%) SQL
5 65 (39.88%) JavaScript
6 51 (31.29%) Ruby
7 45 (27.61%) C
8 41 (25.15%) PHP
9 26 (15.95%) T-SQL
10 23 (14.11%) PL/SQL
11 15 (9.20%) Scala
12 14 (8.59%) Perl
13 3 (1.84%) VBA
14 2 (1.23%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.23%) Pascal
14 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.23%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.23%) X++
15 1 (0.61%) Go
15 1 (0.61%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (7.36%) SC Cleared
1 12 (7.36%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.68%) Degree
3 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.45%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.45%) PMP
5 3 (1.84%) MCAD
5 3 (1.84%) MCSD
6 2 (1.23%) CHECK Team Leader
6 2 (1.23%) CHECK Team Member
6 2 (1.23%) CISA
6 2 (1.23%) CISSP
6 2 (1.23%) CREST Certified
6 2 (1.23%) OSCP
7 1 (0.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.68%) QA
2 4 (2.45%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.45%) GCP
2 4 (2.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.68%) Docker
2 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) Firmware
2 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (10.43%) Ansible
1 17 (10.43%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (10.43%) Puppet
2 9 (5.52%) SmoothWall
3 7 (4.29%) Terraform
4 1 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.61%) Nagios
4 1 (0.61%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.61%) Salt
4 1 (0.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (11.04%) Google
2 9 (5.52%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.91%) New Relic
4 5 (3.07%) Oracle
5 3 (1.84%) Alterian
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco
6 1 (0.61%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.61%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.61%) SAP
6 1 (0.61%) Splunk
6 1 (0.61%) Veeam
6 1 (0.61%) VMware