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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 18 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 4.48% 14.93% 1.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.98% 22.22% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 1
Average salary - £42,500 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +75.25%
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 Plymouth region.

Programming Languages Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
43 45 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 64.18% 67.16% 60.34%
Number of salaries quoted 34 31 32
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

C++
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

C++ Salary Trend in Plymouth

C++
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) R
3 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Programmer
2 3 (75.00%) Python Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Data Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) R