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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 22 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 2.20% 7.69% 21.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% 20.00% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £37,500 £29,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
22 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 24.18% 38.46% 53.13%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 13
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £28,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Android
2 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 5 (62.50%) Qt
3 4 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 4 (50.00%) Signal Processing
3 4 (50.00%) Android Development
3 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (50.00%) OOD
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) XSL
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) UNIX
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Automotive
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MorphX
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Software Programmer
3 4 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) C++ Programmer
3 4 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Programmer
3 4 (50.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Support
4 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Qt
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Android
2 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 4 (50.00%) Signal Processing
3 4 (50.00%) Android Development
3 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (50.00%) OOD
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) X++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft