The median annual salary for a C++ Programmer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Programmer
England / Yorkshire
Rank 226 251 266
Rank change year-on-year +25 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.038% 0.062% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.064% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +28.20%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5167 6265 7198
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.66% 97.12% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4494 5214 5813
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

C++ Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire that featured C++ Programmer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, C++ Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring C++ Programmer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 3 (100.00%) Unreal Engine
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Publishing
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture

C++ Programmer Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 3 (100.00%) Unreal Engine
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) C