The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cornwall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 25 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 2.11% 3.85% 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 7.41% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
C++
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cornwall region.

Programming Languages Category
Cornwall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 27 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 42.11% 51.92% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 33
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Cornwall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

C++
Salary Trend in Cornwall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Cornwall region.

C++ Salary Trend in Cornwall

C++
Salary Histogram in Cornwall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cornwall

C++
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cornwall region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Freescale
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Avionics
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Qt
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cornwall region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Freescale