Period
to 18 October 2017

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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 124 97
Rank change year-on-year 0 -27 +50
Permanent jobs citing C++ 219 266 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.30% 2.36% 2.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.36% 4.67% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 196 214 334
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,125 £27,500 £28,125
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 5027 5694 7063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 52.78% 50.55% 52.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4299 4912 5932
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 18 October 2017.

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 18 October 2017. 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 +6 135 £50,000 - 10
South Yorkshire +15 43 £42,500 -5.56% 12
North Yorkshire +3 32 £42,000 +40.00% 3
East Yorkshire -14 6 £20,000 -42.86%
C++
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 155 (70.78%) Java
2 125 (57.08%) Software Engineering
3 105 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (47.95%) C#
4 101 (46.12%) SQL
5 96 (43.84%) Python
6 95 (43.38%) JavaScript
7 88 (40.18%) HTML
8 85 (38.81%) OO
9 71 (32.42%) C
10 63 (28.77%) Linux
11 56 (25.57%) .NET
11 56 (25.57%) Git (software)
12 55 (25.11%) PHP
13 49 (22.37%) Finance
14 46 (21.00%) CSS
14 46 (21.00%) Web Services
15 44 (20.09%) Scrum
15 44 (20.09%) Windows
15 44 (20.09%) SDLC
16 41 (18.72%) Degree
17 40 (18.26%) XML
18 36 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
19 35 (15.98%) jQuery
19 35 (15.98%) TDD
19 35 (15.98%) Subversion
20 34 (15.53%) Test Automation
21 33 (15.07%) DSDM
21 33 (15.07%) WPF
22 32 (14.61%) JIRA

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 10 (4.57%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.28%) OpenROAD
3 4 (1.83%) Apache
4 3 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.91%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) 3ds Max
1 1 (0.46%) Blender
1 1 (0.46%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) BASE24
1 2 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.76%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (4.11%) IaaS
2 9 (4.11%) Loggly
2 9 (4.11%) Sumo Logic
3 8 (3.65%) G Suite
3 8 (3.65%) Office 365
4 6 (2.74%) Slack
5 1 (0.46%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.05%) Ethernet
2 10 (4.57%) Wireless
3 9 (4.11%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.74%) Bluetooth
4 6 (2.74%) RS-232
4 6 (2.74%) ZigBee
5 4 (1.83%) HTTP
5 4 (1.83%) RS-422
5 4 (1.83%) RS-485
5 4 (1.83%) Z-Wave
6 2 (0.91%) Firewall
6 2 (0.91%) GPRS
6 2 (0.91%) GSM
6 2 (0.91%) Internet
6 2 (0.91%) Modbus
6 2 (0.91%) Profibus
6 2 (0.91%) Wireless Security
6 2 (0.91%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.13%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.68%) MySQL
3 18 (8.22%) Relational Database
4 15 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (4.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (4.11%) Riak
6 7 (3.20%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.28%) GIS
7 5 (2.28%) Informix
8 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.37%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.91%) Big Data
10 2 (0.91%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.91%) Redis
10 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.46%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 56 (25.57%) Git (software)
2 35 (15.98%) Subversion
3 32 (14.61%) JIRA
4 28 (12.79%) Visual Studio
5 27 (12.33%) Jenkins
6 25 (11.42%) Eclipse
7 24 (10.96%) Android Studio
7 24 (10.96%) MSTest
7 24 (10.96%) NUnit
8 19 (8.68%) Selenium
9 16 (7.31%) Ranorex
10 9 (4.11%) Appium
10 9 (4.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (4.11%) Buildbot
10 9 (4.11%) Cucumber
10 9 (4.11%) Grunt
10 9 (4.11%) Maven
10 9 (4.11%) SoapUI
10 9 (4.11%) Vagrant
11 8 (3.65%) GCC
General
1 49 (22.37%) Finance
2 17 (7.76%) Automotive
3 15 (6.85%) Electronics
4 7 (3.20%) Retail
5 6 (2.74%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.83%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.37%) Advertising
7 3 (1.37%) Games
8 2 (0.91%) Publishing
9 1 (0.46%) Banking
9 1 (0.46%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 99 (45.21%) Developer
2 95 (43.38%) Software Engineer
3 45 (20.55%) C++ Software Engineer
4 34 (15.53%) Embedded Engineer
4 34 (15.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 28 (12.79%) C# Software Engineer
6 27 (12.33%) Software Developer
7 25 (11.42%) .NET Software Engineer
7 25 (11.42%) Java Developer
8 20 (9.13%) C Software Engineer
9 19 (8.68%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 19 (8.68%) Embedded C Engineer
9 19 (8.68%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 18 (8.22%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
10 18 (8.22%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 18 (8.22%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 18 (8.22%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 18 (8.22%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 18 (8.22%) Graduate
11 17 (7.76%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (40.18%) HTML
2 56 (25.57%) .NET
3 46 (21.00%) CSS
3 46 (21.00%) Web Services
4 40 (18.26%) XML
5 35 (15.98%) jQuery
6 33 (15.07%) WPF
7 31 (14.16%) WCF
8 26 (11.87%) ASP.NET
8 26 (11.87%) Silverlight
9 24 (10.96%) LINQ
9 24 (10.96%) RESTful
9 24 (10.96%) SOAP
9 24 (10.96%) WF
9 24 (10.96%) XSLT
10 17 (7.76%) Spring
11 14 (6.39%) Qt
12 13 (5.94%) AngularJS
12 13 (5.94%) HTML5
13 12 (5.48%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.50%) Computer Science
2 21 (9.59%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (6.85%) Fintech
4 13 (5.94%) Device Driver
5 9 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.74%) Digital TV
6 6 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.28%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (2.28%) Tandem
8 4 (1.83%) Home Automation
9 2 (0.91%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.91%) CAN bus
9 2 (0.91%) CCTV
9 2 (0.91%) Streaming Media
9 2 (0.91%) User Experience
10 1 (0.46%) iPad
10 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.46%) Oculus Rift
10 1 (0.46%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 63 (28.77%) Linux
2 44 (20.09%) Windows
3 28 (12.79%) Android
4 25 (11.42%) Embedded Linux
4 25 (11.42%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 9 (4.11%) Unix
6 7 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (57.08%) Software Engineering
2 105 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (38.81%) OO
4 44 (20.09%) Scrum
4 44 (20.09%) SDLC
5 36 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (15.98%) TDD
7 34 (15.53%) Test Automation
8 33 (15.07%) DSDM
9 26 (11.87%) UML
10 25 (11.42%) Service Delivery
11 24 (10.96%) MVVM
11 24 (10.96%) RUP
11 24 (10.96%) Use Case
11 24 (10.96%) Waterfall
12 23 (10.50%) DevOps
13 17 (7.76%) Kanban
13 17 (7.76%) Mathematics
14 13 (5.94%) OOP
15 11 (5.02%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 155 (70.78%) Java
2 105 (47.95%) C#
3 101 (46.12%) SQL
4 96 (43.84%) Python
5 95 (43.38%) JavaScript
6 71 (32.42%) C
7 55 (25.11%) PHP
8 30 (13.70%) PL/SQL
9 28 (12.79%) T-SQL
10 24 (10.96%) Embedded C
11 23 (10.50%) Ruby
12 18 (8.22%) Embedded C++
12 18 (8.22%) Scala
13 17 (7.76%) Bash Shell
14 9 (4.11%) Go
15 8 (3.65%) VB
16 7 (3.20%) Perl
16 7 (3.20%) VC++
17 6 (2.74%) COBOL
18 5 (2.28%) RPG
Qualifications
1 41 (18.72%) Degree
2 19 (8.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.91%) CHECK Team Leader
3 2 (0.91%) CREST Certified
3 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.91%) OSCP
3 2 (0.91%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.91%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.46%) CEH
4 1 (0.46%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (0.46%) CISA
4 1 (0.46%) CISSP
4 1 (0.46%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.37%) JTAG
System Software
1 23 (10.50%) Firmware
2 11 (5.02%) Docker
3 2 (0.91%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (5.02%) Ansible
1 11 (5.02%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (5.02%) Puppet
2 9 (4.11%) Nagios
2 9 (4.11%) Prometheus
2 9 (4.11%) Salt
2 9 (4.11%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (13.70%) Oracle
2 17 (7.76%) Google
3 12 (5.48%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.11%) New Relic
4 9 (4.11%) Rackspace
4 9 (4.11%) SaltStack
4 9 (4.11%) Splunk
5 7 (3.20%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.37%) Atmel
7 2 (0.91%) Lauterbach
8 1 (0.46%) Facebook
8 1 (0.46%) HP