Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 125 94
Rank change year-on-year -4 -31 +37
Permanent jobs citing C++ 215 255 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.18% 2.28% 3.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.21% 4.51% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 185 207 349
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,300 £26,400 £31,200
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £61,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 5105 5656 6996
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 51.80% 50.50% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4412 4931 5871
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £26,392 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,750
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 23 November 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 23 November 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 +15 150 £50,000 - 16
South Yorkshire +13 32 £37,500 -16.67% 4
North Yorkshire +7 27 £57,500 +94.92% 2
East Yorkshire -17 4 £31,250 -10.71%
C++
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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++.

1 147 (68.37%) Java
2 112 (52.09%) SQL
3 106 (49.30%) C#
4 100 (46.51%) Python
5 97 (45.12%) Software Engineering
6 96 (44.65%) Agile Software Development
7 87 (40.47%) HTML
8 84 (39.07%) JavaScript
9 74 (34.42%) OO
10 68 (31.63%) .NET
11 60 (27.91%) PHP
12 53 (24.65%) Git (software)
13 50 (23.26%) Linux
13 50 (23.26%) Finance
14 49 (22.79%) CSS
15 48 (22.33%) C
16 47 (21.86%) Scrum
17 45 (20.93%) Test Automation
18 42 (19.53%) XML
19 40 (18.60%) Web Services
19 40 (18.60%) TDD
20 39 (18.14%) WPF
20 39 (18.14%) SDLC
21 38 (17.67%) Continuous Integration
22 37 (17.21%) WCF
23 35 (16.28%) Windows
24 34 (15.81%) jQuery
25 32 (14.88%) DSDM
25 32 (14.88%) Jenkins
25 32 (14.88%) DevOps

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 6 (2.79%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.33%) OpenROAD
3 4 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.86%) nginx
4 3 (1.40%) Apache
5 1 (0.47%) CMS
5 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) BASE24
1 2 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.47%) CiviCRM
2 1 (0.47%) Epicor Tropos
2 1 (0.47%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.91%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.72%) G Suite
2 8 (3.72%) GitHub
2 8 (3.72%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (3.72%) IaaS
2 8 (3.72%) Loggly
2 8 (3.72%) Office 365
2 8 (3.72%) Sumo Logic
3 7 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (3.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 6 (2.79%) Slack
5 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.47%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.79%) Ethernet
2 4 (1.86%) HTTP
2 4 (1.86%) Wireless
3 3 (1.40%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.93%) Firewall
4 2 (0.93%) Internet
4 2 (0.93%) Modbus
4 2 (0.93%) Profibus
4 2 (0.93%) RS-232
4 2 (0.93%) Wireless Security
4 2 (0.93%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.23%) MySQL
2 19 (8.84%) Relational Database
3 13 (6.05%) SQL Server
4 12 (5.58%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (3.72%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (3.72%) Riak
6 7 (3.26%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.33%) GIS
7 5 (2.33%) Informix
7 5 (2.33%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.40%) Big Data
8 3 (1.40%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.40%) Redis
9 2 (0.93%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.47%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 53 (24.65%) Git (software)
2 32 (14.88%) Jenkins
3 27 (12.56%) Subversion
4 23 (10.70%) MSTest
4 23 (10.70%) NUnit
4 23 (10.70%) Visual Studio
5 22 (10.23%) JIRA
5 22 (10.23%) Selenium
6 19 (8.84%) Android Studio
6 19 (8.84%) Eclipse
7 12 (5.58%) Ranorex
8 9 (4.19%) Appium
8 9 (4.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (4.19%) Buildbot
8 9 (4.19%) Cucumber
8 9 (4.19%) SoapUI
9 8 (3.72%) Grunt
9 8 (3.72%) Maven
9 8 (3.72%) Vagrant
10 6 (2.79%) Mercurial
General
1 50 (23.26%) Finance
2 17 (7.91%) Electronics
3 16 (7.44%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.65%) Retail
5 9 (4.19%) Automotive
6 4 (1.86%) Advertising
7 3 (1.40%) Marketing
8 2 (0.93%) Games
8 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.93%) Publishing
9 1 (0.47%) Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 102 (47.44%) Developer
2 73 (33.95%) Software Engineer
3 30 (13.95%) C++ Software Engineer
4 27 (12.56%) C# Software Engineer
5 26 (12.09%) Python Developer
6 25 (11.63%) .NET Software Engineer
7 24 (11.16%) Software Developer
8 17 (7.91%) Senior Software Engineer
9 16 (7.44%) Analyst
9 16 (7.44%) C++ Developer
9 16 (7.44%) Java Engineer
9 16 (7.44%) Java Software Engineer
10 15 (6.98%) Developer in Test
10 15 (6.98%) Python Software Engineer
10 15 (6.98%) Test Analyst
11 14 (6.51%) Java Developer
11 14 (6.51%) Senior Developer
12 13 (6.05%) Embedded Engineer
12 13 (6.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 12 (5.58%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (40.47%) HTML
2 68 (31.63%) .NET
3 49 (22.79%) CSS
4 42 (19.53%) XML
5 40 (18.60%) Web Services
6 39 (18.14%) WPF
7 37 (17.21%) WCF
8 34 (15.81%) jQuery
9 25 (11.63%) Silverlight
10 23 (10.70%) ASP.NET
10 23 (10.70%) LINQ
10 23 (10.70%) RESTful
10 23 (10.70%) SOAP
10 23 (10.70%) WF
10 23 (10.70%) XSLT
11 17 (7.91%) Pyramid
12 15 (6.98%) Elastic Stack
13 13 (6.05%) HTML5
13 13 (6.05%) Node.js
14 12 (5.58%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.23%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (8.37%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.58%) Digital TV
4 9 (4.19%) Fintech
5 5 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.33%) Device Driver
5 5 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (2.33%) Tandem
6 3 (1.40%) User Experience
7 2 (0.93%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.93%) CAN bus
7 2 (0.93%) CCTV
7 2 (0.93%) Media Streaming
7 2 (0.93%) Robotics
7 2 (0.93%) Video\Live Streaming
7 2 (0.93%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 50 (23.26%) Linux
2 35 (16.28%) Windows
3 19 (8.84%) Android
3 19 (8.84%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 14 (6.51%) Unix
5 10 (4.65%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (45.12%) Software Engineering
2 96 (44.65%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (34.42%) OO
4 47 (21.86%) Scrum
5 45 (20.93%) Test Automation
6 40 (18.60%) TDD
7 39 (18.14%) SDLC
8 38 (17.67%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (14.88%) DevOps
9 32 (14.88%) DSDM
10 25 (11.63%) UML
11 24 (11.16%) Service Delivery
12 23 (10.70%) MVVM
12 23 (10.70%) RUP
12 23 (10.70%) Use Case
13 20 (9.30%) Kanban
14 19 (8.84%) Waterfall
15 16 (7.44%) OOP
16 15 (6.98%) Mathematics
16 15 (6.98%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 147 (68.37%) Java
2 112 (52.09%) SQL
3 106 (49.30%) C#
4 100 (46.51%) Python
5 84 (39.07%) JavaScript
6 60 (27.91%) PHP
7 48 (22.33%) C
8 30 (13.95%) PL/SQL
8 30 (13.95%) Ruby
9 28 (13.02%) T-SQL
10 17 (7.91%) Scala
11 11 (5.12%) Bash Shell
12 9 (4.19%) Embedded C
13 8 (3.72%) Embedded C++
13 8 (3.72%) Go
13 8 (3.72%) VB
14 6 (2.79%) COBOL
14 6 (2.79%) Perl
15 5 (2.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 5 (2.33%) RPG
Qualifications
1 29 (13.49%) Degree
2 15 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.93%) CHECK Team Leader
4 2 (0.93%) CREST Certified
4 2 (0.93%) OSCP
4 2 (0.93%) PhD
4 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.47%) CEH
5 1 (0.47%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (0.47%) CISA
5 1 (0.47%) CISSP
5 1 (0.47%) MCAD
5 1 (0.47%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.40%) JTAG
2 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 10 (4.65%) Docker
2 9 (4.19%) Firmware
3 2 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 19 (8.84%) Ansible
2 15 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (6.98%) Puppet
3 8 (3.72%) Nagios
3 8 (3.72%) Prometheus
3 8 (3.72%) Salt
3 8 (3.72%) ZABBIX
4 7 (3.26%) Terraform
5 1 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (11.16%) Oracle
2 16 (7.44%) Google
3 15 (6.98%) New Relic
4 12 (5.58%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.72%) Rackspace
5 8 (3.72%) SaltStack
5 8 (3.72%) Splunk
6 3 (1.40%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.93%) Capita
7 2 (0.93%) Lauterbach
7 2 (0.93%) SAP
7 2 (0.93%) Twitter
8 1 (0.47%) Alterian
8 1 (0.47%) Epicor
8 1 (0.47%) HP
8 1 (0.47%) IFS
8 1 (0.47%) Infor
8 1 (0.47%) Sage
8 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com