Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 139 110
Rank change year-on-year +39 -29 +19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 280 253 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.72% 2.18% 2.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.94% 4.31% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 248 200 300
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,250 £59,750
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.16% - +5.56%

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 5672 5871 7032
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 55.10% 50.65% 52.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4897 4961 5960
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -5 137 £45,000 - 14
South Yorkshire +33 71 £42,500 -5.56% 6
North Yorkshire +26 51 £40,750 +1.88% 3
East Yorkshire -9 8 £20,000 -61.90%
C++
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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++.

1 199 (71.07%) Java
2 190 (67.86%) Software Engineering
3 146 (52.14%) C
4 145 (51.79%) JavaScript
5 128 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
6 122 (43.57%) Python
7 111 (39.64%) C#
7 111 (39.64%) HTML
8 110 (39.29%) OO
9 109 (38.93%) SQL
10 108 (38.57%) Linux
11 73 (26.07%) Windows
12 69 (24.64%) Git (software)
13 65 (23.21%) SDLC
14 63 (22.50%) Ethernet
15 60 (21.43%) Embedded Linux
16 58 (20.71%) Degree
16 58 (20.71%) JIRA
16 58 (20.71%) CSS
16 58 (20.71%) Android
17 57 (20.36%) .NET
18 56 (20.00%) PHP
18 56 (20.00%) Visual Studio
19 55 (19.64%) Subversion
20 50 (17.86%) Web Services
20 50 (17.86%) Finance
21 48 (17.14%) Embedded C
22 46 (16.43%) Eclipse
22 46 (16.43%) Windows Embedded Compact
23 45 (16.07%) jQuery

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 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.79%) Confluence
2 5 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (1.79%) OpenROAD
3 4 (1.43%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.43%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.36%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.36%) Blender
2 1 (0.36%) Maya
Business Applications
1 5 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.71%) BASE24
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.86%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (2.86%) IaaS
2 8 (2.86%) Loggly
2 8 (2.86%) Sumo Logic
3 6 (2.14%) G Suite
3 6 (2.14%) Office 365
3 6 (2.14%) Slack
4 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 63 (22.50%) Ethernet
2 30 (10.71%) Wireless
3 25 (8.93%) TCP/IP
4 17 (6.07%) Bluetooth
4 17 (6.07%) RS-232
4 17 (6.07%) ZigBee
5 16 (5.71%) HTTP
6 12 (4.29%) RS-422
6 12 (4.29%) RS-485
7 8 (2.86%) Firewall
7 8 (2.86%) Wireless Security
7 8 (2.86%) Wireshark
8 5 (1.79%) GPRS
8 5 (1.79%) GSM
8 5 (1.79%) Modbus
8 5 (1.79%) Profibus
9 3 (1.07%) Internet
10 1 (0.36%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.29%) MySQL
2 12 (4.29%) Relational Database
3 9 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (2.86%) Riak
4 8 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.50%) Oracle Database
5 7 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.79%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.79%) Informix
7 4 (1.43%) MS Access
8 1 (0.36%) Big Data
8 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.36%) GIS
8 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.36%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 69 (24.64%) Git (software)
2 58 (20.71%) JIRA
3 56 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 55 (19.64%) Subversion
5 46 (16.43%) Eclipse
6 45 (16.07%) Android Studio
7 25 (8.93%) MSTest
7 25 (8.93%) NUnit
8 24 (8.57%) Jenkins
9 14 (5.00%) Ranorex
10 9 (3.21%) Maven
10 9 (3.21%) Selenium
11 8 (2.86%) Burp Suite
11 8 (2.86%) Grunt
11 8 (2.86%) Vagrant
12 7 (2.50%) Buildbot
12 7 (2.50%) Cucumber
12 7 (2.50%) GCC
12 7 (2.50%) SoapUI
12 7 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 50 (17.86%) Finance
2 33 (11.79%) Automotive
3 27 (9.64%) Electronics
4 16 (5.71%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.21%) Games
5 9 (3.21%) Legal
6 8 (2.86%) Publishing
7 7 (2.50%) Retail
8 1 (0.36%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.36%) Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 160 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 98 (35.00%) Developer
3 80 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
3 80 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 66 (23.57%) C++ Software Engineer
5 43 (15.36%) Software Developer
6 38 (13.57%) C Software Engineer
7 37 (13.21%) Java Developer
8 35 (12.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 33 (11.79%) Embedded C Engineer
9 33 (11.79%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 30 (10.71%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
10 30 (10.71%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 30 (10.71%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 30 (10.71%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 30 (10.71%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 26 (9.29%) C# Software Engineer
12 25 (8.93%) .NET Software Engineer
13 24 (8.57%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
13 24 (8.57%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (39.64%) HTML
2 58 (20.71%) CSS
3 57 (20.36%) .NET
4 50 (17.86%) Web Services
5 45 (16.07%) jQuery
6 33 (11.79%) XML
7 31 (11.07%) ASP.NET
8 30 (10.71%) RESTful
9 28 (10.00%) Spring
10 26 (9.29%) Silverlight
10 26 (9.29%) WPF
11 25 (8.93%) LINQ
11 25 (8.93%) SOAP
11 25 (8.93%) WCF
11 25 (8.93%) WF
11 25 (8.93%) XSLT
12 22 (7.86%) AngularJS
12 22 (7.86%) Qt
13 17 (6.07%) HTML5
13 17 (6.07%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.36%) Computer Science
2 21 (7.50%) Device Driver
3 20 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (5.36%) Fintech
6 12 (4.29%) Home Automation
7 11 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.50%) Arduino
9 6 (2.14%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (1.79%) CAN bus
10 5 (1.79%) Tandem
11 4 (1.43%) Robotics
12 2 (0.71%) User Experience
13 1 (0.36%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.36%) Industrial Internet of Things
13 1 (0.36%) Internet of Things
13 1 (0.36%) iPad
13 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.36%) Oculus Rift
13 1 (0.36%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 108 (38.57%) Linux
2 73 (26.07%) Windows
3 60 (21.43%) Embedded Linux
4 58 (20.71%) Android
5 46 (16.43%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 13 (4.64%) Unix
7 9 (3.21%) Apple iOS
8 7 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (67.86%) Software Engineering
2 128 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (39.29%) OO
4 65 (23.21%) SDLC
5 43 (15.36%) Waterfall
6 42 (15.00%) Scrum
7 39 (13.93%) TDD
8 36 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (11.43%) DSDM
10 27 (9.64%) UML
11 26 (9.29%) Service Delivery
12 25 (8.93%) MVVM
12 25 (8.93%) RUP
12 25 (8.93%) Use Case
13 22 (7.86%) OOD
13 22 (7.86%) Test Automation
14 19 (6.79%) BDD
15 18 (6.43%) DevOps
15 18 (6.43%) MVC
16 13 (4.64%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 199 (71.07%) Java
2 146 (52.14%) C
3 145 (51.79%) JavaScript
4 122 (43.57%) Python
5 111 (39.64%) C#
6 109 (38.93%) SQL
7 56 (20.00%) PHP
8 48 (17.14%) Embedded C
9 38 (13.57%) Ruby
10 36 (12.86%) Embedded C++
11 35 (12.50%) Bash Shell
12 30 (10.71%) PL/SQL
13 27 (9.64%) T-SQL
14 23 (8.21%) Perl
15 16 (5.71%) Scala
16 12 (4.29%) ANSI C
16 12 (4.29%) VB
17 11 (3.93%) VC++
18 9 (3.21%) Go
19 6 (2.14%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 58 (20.71%) Degree
2 22 (7.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.86%) CREST Certified
3 8 (2.86%) OSCP
4 6 (2.14%) CHECK Team Leader
5 5 (1.79%) CEH
5 5 (1.79%) CHECK Team Member
5 5 (1.79%) CISA
5 5 (1.79%) CISSP
6 4 (1.43%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.43%) PMP
7 3 (1.07%) PhD
7 3 (1.07%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.14%) JTAG
System Software
1 39 (13.93%) Firmware
2 15 (5.36%) Docker
3 5 (1.79%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (3.57%) Puppet
2 8 (2.86%) Ansible
2 8 (2.86%) Nagios
2 8 (2.86%) Prometheus
2 8 (2.86%) Salt
2 8 (2.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (12.86%) Oracle
2 18 (6.43%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.00%) Google
4 8 (2.86%) New Relic
4 8 (2.86%) Rackspace
4 8 (2.86%) SaltStack
4 8 (2.86%) Splunk
5 7 (2.50%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.14%) Atmel
7 5 (1.79%) HP
7 5 (1.79%) Lauterbach
8 4 (1.43%) Blue Prism
8 4 (1.43%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.36%) Facebook