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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 35 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 2.99% 1.68% 8.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.76% 3.08% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 10
Average salary £50,000 £26,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -29.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
74 65 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 44.31% 54.62% 69.49%
Number of salaries quoted 60 65 74
Average salary £37,000 £34,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.24% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) MVC
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 6 (37.50%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) ActiveX
6 5 (31.25%) Python
6 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) JIRA
6 5 (31.25%) Selenium
6 5 (31.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (31.25%) WebDriver
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (31.25%) Node.js
6 5 (31.25%) Bitbucket
6 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (25.00%) RHCSA
7 4 (25.00%) BYOD
7 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (25.00%) tcpdump
7 4 (25.00%) Puppet

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) tcpdump
1 4 (25.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
1 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) Broadband
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (25.00%) CouchDB
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
1 5 (31.25%) Selenium
1 5 (31.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (31.25%) WebDriver
1 5 (31.25%) Bitbucket
General
1 4 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Lead Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Server Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) VB Developer
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 4 (25.00%) IT Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) Administrator
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Team Leader
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (31.25%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) ActiveX
3 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (12.50%) MFC
5 2 (12.50%) Qt
6 1 (6.25%) Ajax
6 1 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) BYOD
1 4 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (25.00%) Android
3 4 (25.00%) CentOS
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) MVC
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Time Management
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Validation
5 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Python
4 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (25.00%) Lua
4 4 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 4 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) Delphi
4 4 (25.00%) PHP
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) VB
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) AWK
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) RHCSA
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) VMware
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive - depending on qualifications and experience.
Posted: 24 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus generous benefits and relocation package
Posted: 24 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago