Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 128 118
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10 +60
Permanent jobs citing C++ 243 242 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.44% 2.29% 2.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.65% 4.39% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 207 206 281
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +7.53%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,226 5,516 6,833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 52.52% 52.09% 53.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4,620 4,851 5,723
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £59,100 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Yorkshire

C++
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for C++ in Yorkshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Yorkshire

C++
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++ within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
West Yorkshire +28 168 £50,000 +11.11% 22
North Yorkshire +17 39 £57,500 +35.29% 2
South Yorkshire +7 39 £40,000 - 9
East Yorkshire -14 2 £50,000 +66.67% 2
C++
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 147 (60.49%) Java
2 130 (53.50%) C#
3 127 (52.26%) Python
4 110 (45.27%) SQL
5 106 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
6 105 (43.21%) Software Engineering
7 92 (37.86%) JavaScript
8 83 (34.16%) .NET
9 82 (33.74%) HTML
10 78 (32.10%) OO
11 70 (28.81%) PHP
12 69 (28.40%) C
13 63 (25.93%) Scrum
14 60 (24.69%) Ruby
15 59 (24.28%) TDD
15 59 (24.28%) Test Automation
16 58 (23.87%) Continuous Integration
17 54 (22.22%) CSS
18 53 (21.81%) Linux
19 50 (20.58%) Git (software)
20 43 (17.70%) Finance
21 42 (17.28%) WPF
22 41 (16.87%) XML
23 40 (16.46%) DevOps
24 39 (16.05%) WCF
25 38 (15.64%) jQuery
26 37 (15.23%) DSDM
27 35 (14.40%) Web Services
28 33 (13.58%) Jenkins
28 33 (13.58%) Greenfield Project

C++
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.88%) nginx
2 6 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.65%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.41%) Apache
5 1 (0.41%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.06%) Epicor Tropos
1 5 (2.06%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.41%) CiviCRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.29%) GitHub
4 7 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (2.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 6 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (2.06%) G Suite
6 5 (2.06%) Office 365
7 3 (1.23%) Slack
8 2 (0.82%) IaaS
8 2 (0.82%) Loggly
8 2 (0.82%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.29%) Firewall
2 6 (2.47%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.06%) Broadband
4 4 (1.65%) Wireless
5 2 (0.82%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.82%) HTTP
5 2 (0.82%) Internet
5 2 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.82%) Wireless Security
5 2 (0.82%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.82%) ZigBee
5 2 (0.82%) Z-Wave
6 1 (0.41%) DHCP
6 1 (0.41%) DNS
6 1 (0.41%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.41%) LAN
6 1 (0.41%) RS-232
6 1 (0.41%) SAN
6 1 (0.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.82%) NoSQL
2 18 (7.41%) MySQL
3 15 (6.17%) MongoDB
4 14 (5.76%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.94%) Redis
6 10 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.47%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.65%) GIS
9 4 (1.65%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (1.65%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (1.65%) QlikView
10 3 (1.23%) Big Data
10 3 (1.23%) MS Access
11 2 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.82%) Riak
11 2 (0.82%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 50 (20.58%) Git (software)
2 33 (13.58%) Jenkins
3 28 (11.52%) Selenium
4 26 (10.70%) Subversion
5 22 (9.05%) MSTest
5 22 (9.05%) NUnit
6 17 (7.00%) Cucumber
7 15 (6.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (6.17%) Buildbot
7 15 (6.17%) JIRA
7 15 (6.17%) Ranorex
7 15 (6.17%) Visual Studio
8 12 (4.94%) Android Studio
8 12 (4.94%) Eclipse
9 11 (4.53%) Appium
9 11 (4.53%) Mercurial
9 11 (4.53%) SoapUI
10 8 (3.29%) Vagrant
11 6 (2.47%) Gatling
11 6 (2.47%) NeoLoad
General
1 43 (17.70%) Finance
2 24 (9.88%) Electronics
3 23 (9.47%) Retail
4 22 (9.05%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.12%) Legal
6 9 (3.70%) Games
7 6 (2.47%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.06%) Automotive
9 4 (1.65%) Billing
10 3 (1.23%) Advertising
10 3 (1.23%) Marketing
11 2 (0.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 120 (49.38%) Developer
2 69 (28.40%) Software Engineer
3 37 (15.23%) Python Developer
4 33 (13.58%) Developer in Test
5 29 (11.93%) Agile Developer
6 28 (11.52%) Software Developer
7 27 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
8 24 (9.88%) .NET Software Engineer
9 22 (9.05%) C++ Software Engineer
10 20 (8.23%) Senior Developer
11 19 (7.82%) Senior Software Engineer
12 18 (7.41%) Java Engineer
13 15 (6.17%) Analyst
14 14 (5.76%) .NET Developer
14 14 (5.76%) C++ Developer
14 14 (5.76%) Java Developer
15 13 (5.35%) C# Developer
15 13 (5.35%) Consultant
16 12 (4.94%) Java Software Engineer
16 12 (4.94%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (34.16%) .NET
2 82 (33.74%) HTML
3 54 (22.22%) CSS
4 42 (17.28%) WPF
5 41 (16.87%) XML
6 39 (16.05%) WCF
7 38 (15.64%) jQuery
8 35 (14.40%) Web Services
9 32 (13.17%) Pyramid
10 30 (12.35%) Node.js
11 26 (10.70%) RESTful
12 23 (9.47%) Silverlight
13 22 (9.05%) ASP.NET
13 22 (9.05%) LINQ
13 22 (9.05%) SOAP
13 22 (9.05%) WF
13 22 (9.05%) XSLT
14 17 (7.00%) Ruby on Rails
15 16 (6.58%) Django
16 15 (6.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.58%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (6.17%) Digital TV
3 10 (4.12%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.88%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (2.88%) User Experience
6 5 (2.06%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.06%) Device Driver
6 5 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.82%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (0.82%) CCTV
7 2 (0.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (0.82%) Media Streaming
7 2 (0.82%) Robotics
7 2 (0.82%) Video\Live Streaming
7 2 (0.82%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.41%) Clustering
8 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.41%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 53 (21.81%) Linux
2 30 (12.35%) Windows
3 13 (5.35%) Android
4 12 (4.94%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 9 (3.70%) Unix
6 6 (2.47%) CentOS
6 6 (2.47%) Debian
6 6 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (43.21%) Software Engineering
3 78 (32.10%) OO
4 63 (25.93%) Scrum
5 59 (24.28%) TDD
5 59 (24.28%) Test Automation
6 58 (23.87%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (16.46%) DevOps
8 37 (15.23%) DSDM
9 25 (10.29%) Kanban
10 24 (9.88%) SDLC
11 23 (9.47%) SDET
11 23 (9.47%) Service Delivery
11 23 (9.47%) Web Development
12 22 (9.05%) MVVM
12 22 (9.05%) RUP
12 22 (9.05%) UML
12 22 (9.05%) Use Case
13 18 (7.41%) Open Source
14 17 (7.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 147 (60.49%) Java
2 130 (53.50%) C#
3 127 (52.26%) Python
4 110 (45.27%) SQL
5 92 (37.86%) JavaScript
6 70 (28.81%) PHP
7 69 (28.40%) C
8 60 (24.69%) Ruby
9 27 (11.11%) T-SQL
10 24 (9.88%) PL/SQL
11 20 (8.23%) Perl
12 17 (7.00%) Scala
13 10 (4.12%) R
14 7 (2.88%) Embedded C++
14 7 (2.88%) Go
15 3 (1.23%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.23%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.23%) VBA
16 2 (0.82%) Fortran
16 2 (0.82%) X++
Qualifications
1 14 (5.76%) Degree
2 12 (4.94%) SC Cleared
2 12 (4.94%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.65%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.65%) PMP
5 3 (1.23%) MCAD
5 3 (1.23%) MCSD
5 3 (1.23%) PhD
6 2 (0.82%) CHECK Team Leader
6 2 (0.82%) CHECK Team Member
6 2 (0.82%) CISA
6 2 (0.82%) CISSP
6 2 (0.82%) CREST Certified
6 2 (0.82%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.47%) QA
2 5 (2.06%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.65%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.65%) GCP
3 4 (1.65%) SLA
4 1 (0.41%) MISRA
4 1 (0.41%) MISRA C
System Software
1 7 (2.88%) Docker
2 4 (1.65%) Firmware
3 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (9.88%) Ansible
2 23 (9.47%) Puppet
3 18 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (3.70%) SmoothWall
5 7 (2.88%) Terraform
6 2 (0.82%) Nagios
6 2 (0.82%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.82%) Salt
6 2 (0.82%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.41%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (8.23%) Google
2 11 (4.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.53%) Oracle
3 9 (3.70%) New Relic
4 6 (2.47%) SAP
5 5 (2.06%) Epicor
5 5 (2.06%) IFS
5 5 (2.06%) Infor
5 5 (2.06%) Sage
6 4 (1.65%) Twitter
7 3 (1.23%) Alterian
8 2 (0.82%) Capita
8 2 (0.82%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.82%) SaltStack
8 2 (0.82%) Splunk
9 1 (0.41%) Cisco
9 1 (0.41%) EMC
9 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.41%) Veeam
9 1 (0.41%) VMware