Period
to 18 August 2019

The median annual salary for a C++ Programmer was £50,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C++ Programmer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 303 284 -
Rank change year-on-year -19 - +325
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 4 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.053% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,500 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.81% - -
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 7,333 8,959 10,127
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.40% 97.02% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5,909 7,516 8,553
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -

C++ Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured C++ Programmer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Programmer in Yorkshire

C++ Programmer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Programmer in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for C++ Programmer in Yorkshire

C++ Programmer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Programmer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +42 2 £51,000 -2.86% 2
North Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 -
C++ Programmer
England

C++ Programmer Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, C++ Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring C++ Programmer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Physics
2 2 (50.00%) Lua
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring

C++ Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Lua
2 2 (50.00%) Python