Period
to 12 July 2020

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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 91 136 128
Rank change year-on-year +45 -8 -27
Permanent jobs citing C++ 110 196 213
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.75% 2.51% 2.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.96% 4.91% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 111 147 177
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £40,000 £26,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £58,750 £68,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +16.67%

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 2,217 3,989 5,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 55.43% 51.09% 53.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,947 3,180 4,581
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Yorkshire

C++
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C++ in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for C++ in Yorkshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing C++ in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

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 12 July 2020. 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 +1 74 £52,500 +16.67% 2
South Yorkshire +28 32 £55,000 +29.41% 2
North Yorkshire +82 7 £65,000 +85.71% 1
C++
England

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, 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 65 (59.09%) C#
2 59 (53.64%) Software Engineering
3 51 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (40.91%) C
4 45 (40.91%) Java
5 44 (40.00%) Python
6 32 (29.09%) SQL
7 31 (28.18%) JavaScript
7 31 (28.18%) Linux
8 30 (27.27%) Scrum
9 27 (24.55%) OO
9 27 (24.55%) .NET
10 24 (21.82%) CSS
11 23 (20.91%) Git (software)
12 21 (19.09%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (16.36%) DevOps
14 16 (14.55%) Degree
14 16 (14.55%) HTML
14 16 (14.55%) TCP/IP
15 15 (13.64%) TDD
15 15 (13.64%) Jenkins
16 13 (11.82%) Mentoring
16 13 (11.82%) Finance
16 13 (11.82%) Subversion
17 12 (10.91%) SOAP
17 12 (10.91%) DSDM
17 12 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
18 11 (10.00%) Mathematics
19 10 (9.09%) NoSQL
19 10 (9.09%) Apple iOS

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 8 (7.27%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (7.27%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.73%) Azure
1 3 (2.73%) Office 365
2 2 (1.82%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.55%) TCP/IP
2 10 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (6.36%) Bluetooth
3 7 (6.36%) Broadband
3 7 (6.36%) Ethernet
3 7 (6.36%) MQTT
4 6 (5.45%) Wireless
5 4 (3.64%) DHCP
5 4 (3.64%) IPv6
5 4 (3.64%) Skype
6 2 (1.82%) 802.11
6 2 (1.82%) Modbus
6 2 (1.82%) RS-485
6 2 (1.82%) RTP
7 1 (0.91%) DVB
7 1 (0.91%) Internet
7 1 (0.91%) MIMO
7 1 (0.91%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 9 (8.18%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (7.27%) Redis
4 3 (2.73%) MySQL
5 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (20.91%) Git (software)
2 15 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 13 (11.82%) Subversion
4 9 (8.18%) Selenium
5 8 (7.27%) Cucumber
5 8 (7.27%) Mercurial
5 8 (7.27%) MSTest
5 8 (7.27%) NUnit
5 8 (7.27%) SoapUI
6 5 (4.55%) JMeter
6 5 (4.55%) Xcode
7 4 (3.64%) Appium
7 4 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (3.64%) Buildbot
7 4 (3.64%) Gatling
7 4 (3.64%) NeoLoad
7 4 (3.64%) Ranorex
7 4 (3.64%) SpecFlow
7 4 (3.64%) VersionOne
7 4 (3.64%) WebLOAD
General
1 13 (11.82%) Finance
2 8 (7.27%) Games
3 7 (6.36%) Marketing
4 6 (5.45%) Electronics
5 3 (2.73%) Automotive
5 3 (2.73%) Military
5 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.82%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.91%) Banking
7 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (48.18%) Software Engineer
2 35 (31.82%) Developer
3 21 (19.09%) C# Developer
4 17 (15.45%) Embedded Engineer
5 14 (12.73%) Python Engineer
6 13 (11.82%) Python Software Engineer
7 12 (10.91%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 12 (10.91%) Software Developer
8 10 (9.09%) Development Engineer
8 10 (9.09%) Software Development Engineer
9 8 (7.27%) .NET Software Engineer
10 7 (6.36%) Lead Software Engineer
11 6 (5.45%) C++ Software Engineer
11 6 (5.45%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 5 (4.55%) Embedded C Engineer
12 5 (4.55%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
12 5 (4.55%) Java Developer
12 5 (4.55%) JavaScript Engineer
13 4 (3.64%) C# Software Developer
13 4 (3.64%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (24.55%) .NET
2 24 (21.82%) CSS
3 16 (14.55%) HTML
4 12 (10.91%) SOAP
5 10 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 9 (8.18%) WPF
7 8 (7.27%) jQuery
7 8 (7.27%) LINQ
7 8 (7.27%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (7.27%) RESTful
7 8 (7.27%) Silverlight
7 8 (7.27%) WCF
7 8 (7.27%) Web Services
7 8 (7.27%) WF
7 8 (7.27%) XML
7 8 (7.27%) XSLT
8 6 (5.45%) .NET Framework
8 6 (5.45%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.55%) GStreamer
9 5 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 9 (8.18%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (7.27%) Algorithms
3 8 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.27%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (4.55%) CAN bus
4 5 (4.55%) Lidar
4 5 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.64%) Device Driver
5 4 (3.64%) STB
6 2 (1.82%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.91%) ASIC
7 1 (0.91%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.91%) Replication
7 1 (0.91%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (28.18%) Linux
2 10 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 7 (6.36%) Android
4 5 (4.55%) Robot Operating System
5 4 (3.64%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (2.73%) Windows
7 1 (0.91%) Debian
7 1 (0.91%) HPUX
7 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (53.64%) Software Engineering
2 51 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (27.27%) Scrum
4 27 (24.55%) OO
5 21 (19.09%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (16.36%) DevOps
7 15 (13.64%) TDD
8 13 (11.82%) Mentoring
9 12 (10.91%) DSDM
9 12 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (10.00%) Mathematics
11 9 (8.18%) Computer Science
11 9 (8.18%) Test Automation
12 8 (7.27%) MVVM
12 8 (7.27%) RUP
12 8 (7.27%) Service Delivery
12 8 (7.27%) Software Testing
12 8 (7.27%) UML
12 8 (7.27%) Use Case
12 8 (7.27%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 65 (59.09%) C#
2 45 (40.91%) C
2 45 (40.91%) Java
3 44 (40.00%) Python
4 32 (29.09%) SQL
5 31 (28.18%) JavaScript
6 8 (7.27%) PL/SQL
6 8 (7.27%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.36%) Embedded C
7 7 (6.36%) Embedded C++
8 6 (5.45%) PHP
9 5 (4.55%) Apple Swift
10 4 (3.64%) Groovy
10 4 (3.64%) Ruby
10 4 (3.64%) Scala
10 4 (3.64%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.64%) VBScript
11 3 (2.73%) Haskell
12 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.91%) Go
Qualifications
1 16 (14.55%) Degree
2 5 (4.55%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.82%) PhD
4 1 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.91%) MCSD
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.45%) Firmware
2 3 (2.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (7.27%) Ansible
2 1 (0.91%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (5.45%) Perforce
2 5 (4.55%) NVIDIA
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle
4 1 (0.91%) HP
4 1 (0.91%) Micro Focus
4 1 (0.91%) Red Hat