The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 22 32 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 6 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 4.26% 3.05% 13.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.53% 5.68% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 19
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -31.97%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
Devon

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

Programming Languages Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57 88 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 40.43% 53.66% 64.83%
Number of salaries quoted 47 86 90
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

C++
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

C++ Salary Trend in Exeter

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
3 9 (39.13%) Python
3 9 (39.13%) C#
3 9 (39.13%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) MySQL
4 8 (34.78%) MS Office
4 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
4 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
4 8 (34.78%) Mac OS X
4 8 (34.78%) Configuration Management
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
4 8 (34.78%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (34.78%) Objective-C
4 8 (34.78%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (34.78%) Wireshark
4 8 (34.78%) Lua
4 8 (34.78%) Android
4 8 (34.78%) CentOS
4 8 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (34.78%) CouchDB
4 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
4 8 (34.78%) tcpdump
4 8 (34.78%) Puppet
4 8 (34.78%) Apple iOS
4 8 (34.78%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (34.78%) RHCSA
5 7 (30.43%) Mathematics
5 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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.

Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Office
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (34.78%) Wireshark
1 8 (34.78%) tcpdump
2 4 (17.39%) Firewall
3 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) Broadband
4 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) MySQL
1 8 (34.78%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (34.78%) CouchDB
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) NUnit
General
1 5 (21.74%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Administrator
1 8 (34.78%) IT Administrator
1 8 (34.78%) Server Administrator
2 7 (30.43%) Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Server Support
4 4 (17.39%) VB Developer
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Customer Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Graduate
6 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Customer Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.04%) MFC
3 3 (13.04%) Qt
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) Ajax
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Mathematics
2 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
3 4 (17.39%) Statistics
4 3 (13.04%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) Mac OS X
3 8 (34.78%) Android
3 8 (34.78%) CentOS
3 8 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (34.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Configuration Management
2 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) Time Management
3 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
3 4 (17.39%) MVC
3 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Validation
4 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) C#
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
1 9 (39.13%) Python
2 8 (34.78%) Objective-C
2 8 (34.78%) Lua
2 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) Delphi
4 4 (17.39%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) VB
4 4 (17.39%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) C
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) AWK
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) RHCSA
2 5 (21.74%) Degree
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) ISO 9001
1 4 (17.39%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Puppet
1 8 (34.78%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (17.39%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
1 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
Exeter, Devon
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Salary: £18k - 25k per year + Pension + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: £25,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus generous benefits and relocation package
Posted: 24 days ago