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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 16 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 18 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 11.61% 6.33% 6.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.35% 9.80% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 14
Average salary £36,000 £22,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -38.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £33,775
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £40,000 £38,325
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
93 153 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 60.00% 64.56% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 65 143 148
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,350 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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++
Salary Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Exeter

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 16 (59.26%) Software Engineering
2 13 (48.15%) Linux
3 11 (40.74%) Degree
3 11 (40.74%) Computer Science
4 10 (37.04%) C#
5 9 (33.33%) Windows
6 8 (29.63%) Oracle
6 8 (29.63%) Mathematics
6 8 (29.63%) SQL
7 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
7 7 (25.93%) Multithreading
7 7 (25.93%) Validation
7 7 (25.93%) Electronics
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 6 (22.22%) MS Office
8 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 6 (22.22%) VB.NET
8 6 (22.22%) Python
8 6 (22.22%) .NET
9 5 (18.52%) RHCSA
9 5 (18.52%) Objective-C
9 5 (18.52%) Lua
9 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
9 5 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (18.52%) Wireshark
9 5 (18.52%) tcpdump
9 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
9 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (18.52%) CouchDB
9 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (22.22%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (18.52%) Wireshark
1 5 (18.52%) tcpdump
2 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (18.52%) CouchDB
2 5 (18.52%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) NUnit
General
1 7 (25.93%) Electronics
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Software Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Graduate
3 5 (18.52%) Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) IT Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Server Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Server Support
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Customer Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Customer Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) MFC
2 4 (14.81%) WPF
2 4 (14.81%) Qt
2 4 (14.81%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) Ajax
3 1 (3.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Computer Science
2 8 (29.63%) Mathematics
3 4 (14.81%) Device Driver
3 4 (14.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 9 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) Mac OS X
3 5 (18.52%) Android
3 5 (18.52%) CentOS
3 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Software Engineering
2 7 (25.93%) Multithreading
2 7 (25.93%) Validation
3 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
4 4 (14.81%) Scrum
4 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Time Management
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) MVC
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.70%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) C#
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 6 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 6 (22.22%) Python
5 5 (18.52%) Objective-C
5 5 (18.52%) Lua
5 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
5 5 (18.52%) C
6 2 (7.41%) PHP
6 2 (7.41%) VB
6 2 (7.41%) Delphi
6 2 (7.41%) Java
7 1 (3.70%) Perl
7 1 (3.70%) AWK
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) RHCSA
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) ISO 9001
1 4 (14.81%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Puppet
1 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (14.81%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.70%) VMware
Exeter, Devon
SuperSparks Ltd
Salary: Competitive and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago