Period
to 22 July 2019

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 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 143 126 101
Rank change year-on-year -17 -25 +41
Permanent jobs citing C++ 182 210 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.38% 2.20% 2.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.67% 4.10% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 129 170 269
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,750 £29,900
90th Percentile £57,750 £67,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -5.26%

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 3,895 5,127 5,944
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 50.90% 53.74% 55.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3,096 4,448 5,183
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 22 July 2019.

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 22 July 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 +27 135 £45,000 -5.26% 23
South Yorkshire -15 28 £42,500 - 13
North Yorkshire -48 11 £35,000 -14.63% 11
East Yorkshire -11 1 £45,000 -10.00% 2
C++
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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++.

1 126 (69.23%) Java
2 113 (62.09%) Software Engineering
3 106 (58.24%) C#
4 90 (49.45%) Agile Software Development
5 87 (47.80%) C
6 73 (40.11%) Python
7 55 (30.22%) TDD
8 54 (29.67%) Scrum
9 51 (28.02%) Continuous Integration
10 49 (26.92%) OO
11 47 (25.82%) Mentoring
12 46 (25.27%) SQL
12 46 (25.27%) Finance
13 42 (23.08%) JavaScript
13 42 (23.08%) Jenkins
14 41 (22.53%) .NET
14 41 (22.53%) Google
15 40 (21.98%) Linux
16 39 (21.43%) PHP
17 37 (20.33%) DSDM
18 36 (19.78%) Kanban
19 33 (18.13%) Ruby
19 33 (18.13%) Office 365
20 32 (17.58%) Degree
21 30 (16.48%) Test Automation
21 30 (16.48%) JMeter
21 30 (16.48%) BDD
22 29 (15.93%) Cucumber
22 29 (15.93%) G Suite
22 29 (15.93%) SoapUI

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 11 (6.04%) Elasticsearch
1 11 (6.04%) nginx
2 9 (4.95%) JBoss
3 6 (3.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (2.20%) IIS
5 3 (1.65%) Apache
6 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.55%) lighttpd
6 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 33 (18.13%) Office 365
2 29 (15.93%) G Suite
3 23 (12.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (6.04%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (4.95%) SaaS
7 4 (2.20%) PaaS
8 3 (1.65%) GitHub
9 2 (1.10%) Amazon ECS
9 2 (1.10%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.10%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.55%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.95%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.40%) Internet
3 7 (3.85%) DLNA
3 7 (3.85%) UPnP
3 7 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.10%) Skype
5 1 (0.55%) Firewall
5 1 (0.55%) RS-232
5 1 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.44%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.79%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (6.04%) NoSQL
3 11 (6.04%) Redis
4 3 (1.65%) MySQL
4 3 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.10%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (1.10%) Hazelcast
5 2 (1.10%) MS Access
5 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 42 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 30 (16.48%) JMeter
3 29 (15.93%) Appium
3 29 (15.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 29 (15.93%) Buildbot
3 29 (15.93%) Cucumber
3 29 (15.93%) Gatling
3 29 (15.93%) NeoLoad
3 29 (15.93%) Ranorex
3 29 (15.93%) Selenium
3 29 (15.93%) SoapUI
3 29 (15.93%) WATIR
3 29 (15.93%) WebLOAD
4 18 (9.89%) Git (software)
5 17 (9.34%) Visual Studio
6 16 (8.79%) WebDriver
7 12 (6.59%) Subversion
8 11 (6.04%) Mercurial
9 10 (5.49%) Android Studio
9 10 (5.49%) JIRA
General
1 46 (25.27%) Finance
2 29 (15.93%) Retail
3 23 (12.64%) Games
4 18 (9.89%) Electronics
5 10 (5.49%) Aerospace
5 10 (5.49%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.20%) Automotive
7 3 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.10%) Law
8 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 94 (51.65%) Developer
2 66 (36.26%) Software Developer
3 55 (30.22%) Software Engineer
4 34 (18.68%) C# Developer
5 28 (15.38%) Developer in Test
6 27 (14.84%) Python Developer
7 23 (12.64%) C# Software Developer
7 23 (12.64%) Embedded Engineer
8 22 (12.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 22 (12.09%) Java Developer
8 22 (12.09%) Java Software Developer
9 19 (10.44%) Junior
10 18 (9.89%) Junior Developer
11 17 (9.34%) C++ Software Engineer
12 16 (8.79%) Java Developer in Test
12 16 (8.79%) Java Scala Developer
12 16 (8.79%) Lead Developer
12 16 (8.79%) Ruby Developer
12 16 (8.79%) Scala Developer
13 15 (8.24%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (22.53%) .NET
2 29 (15.93%) HTML
3 27 (14.84%) CSS
4 20 (10.99%) jQuery
5 19 (10.44%) ASP.NET
6 17 (9.34%) Spring
7 13 (7.14%) WPF
8 11 (6.04%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (5.49%) Web Services
10 9 (4.95%) Apache CXF
10 9 (4.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (4.95%) Hibernate
10 9 (4.95%) SOAP
10 9 (4.95%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 9 (4.95%) Universal Windows Platform
10 9 (4.95%) WCF
10 9 (4.95%) XML
10 9 (4.95%) XSLT
11 8 (4.40%) AngularJS
11 8 (4.40%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.04%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (4.40%) Internet of Things
3 7 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.85%) MPEG
4 6 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.30%) e-Learning
5 4 (2.20%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.65%) CAN bus
6 3 (1.65%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.10%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.55%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.55%) PKI
8 1 (0.55%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.55%) Tandem
8 1 (0.55%) User Experience
8 1 (0.55%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.55%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 40 (21.98%) Linux
2 25 (13.74%) Android
3 14 (7.69%) Windows
4 9 (4.95%) Windows 10
4 9 (4.95%) Windows 7
4 9 (4.95%) Windows Mobile
5 8 (4.40%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.30%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (1.10%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (0.55%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (62.09%) Software Engineering
2 90 (49.45%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (30.22%) TDD
4 54 (29.67%) Scrum
5 51 (28.02%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (26.92%) OO
7 47 (25.82%) Mentoring
8 37 (20.33%) DSDM
9 36 (19.78%) Kanban
10 30 (16.48%) BDD
10 30 (16.48%) Test Automation
11 29 (15.93%) Software Testing
12 28 (15.38%) SDET
13 23 (12.64%) Computer Science
14 18 (9.89%) OOD
15 17 (9.34%) DevOps
16 16 (8.79%) MVC
16 16 (8.79%) UML
17 12 (6.59%) Embedded Software Development
18 10 (5.49%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 126 (69.23%) Java
2 106 (58.24%) C#
3 87 (47.80%) C
4 73 (40.11%) Python
5 46 (25.27%) SQL
6 42 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 39 (21.43%) PHP
8 33 (18.13%) Ruby
9 29 (15.93%) Scala
10 11 (6.04%) T-SQL
11 10 (5.49%) Bash Shell
12 9 (4.95%) Delphi
12 9 (4.95%) Korn
12 9 (4.95%) VB
13 8 (4.40%) PL/SQL
14 7 (3.85%) MATLAB
15 6 (3.30%) Objective-C
15 6 (3.30%) PowerShell
15 6 (3.30%) VB6
16 5 (2.75%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 32 (17.58%) Degree
2 6 (3.30%) DBS Check
2 6 (3.30%) Master's Degree
3 4 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.20%) PhD
4 3 (1.65%) MCP
4 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.10%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.55%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (0.55%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.55%) Cyber Scheme
6 1 (0.55%) OSCE
6 1 (0.55%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.20%) QA
2 3 (1.65%) IEC 61508
2 3 (1.65%) ISO 26262
2 3 (1.65%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (2.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (6.04%) Ansible
2 2 (1.10%) Consul
2 2 (1.10%) Prometheus
2 2 (1.10%) Terraform
3 1 (0.55%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.55%) Mesos
3 1 (0.55%) Nessus
3 1 (0.55%) Nmap
3 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.55%) Puppet
3 1 (0.55%) Rancher
3 1 (0.55%) SCOM
3 1 (0.55%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 41 (22.53%) Google
2 28 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.59%) Oracle
4 5 (2.75%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.65%) NVIDIA
6 2 (1.10%) Apple
7 1 (0.55%) IBM
7 1 (0.55%) Infor
7 1 (0.55%) Lotus
7 1 (0.55%) Qualys