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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 15 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 13 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 14.29% - 5.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.85% - 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 3
Average salary £32,000 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
82 71 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 90.11% 65.14% 61.82%
Number of salaries quoted 60 65 25
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 18 (94.74%) Python
1 18 (94.74%) Computer Science
1 18 (94.74%) Algorithms
2 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
3 12 (63.16%) Java
3 12 (63.16%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (63.16%) NoSQL
3 12 (63.16%) Machine Learning
4 7 (36.84%) Advertising
4 7 (36.84%) Validation
5 6 (31.58%) SciPy
5 6 (31.58%) NumPy
5 6 (31.58%) Data Validation
5 6 (31.58%) Visualisation
5 6 (31.58%) Statistics
5 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
5 6 (31.58%) C#
5 6 (31.58%) MATLAB
5 6 (31.58%) Linux
6 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (26.32%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (26.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (26.32%) Big Data
7 1 (5.26%) Internet of Things
7 1 (5.26%) Software Architecture
7 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
7 1 (5.26%) Time Management
7 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (26.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) 802.15
1 1 (5.26%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) NoSQL
2 5 (26.32%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (26.32%) Big Data
General
1 7 (36.84%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) C++ Software Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Java Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Java Software Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Python Software Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Software Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Data Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Programmer
3 5 (26.32%) Python Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) NumPy
1 6 (31.58%) SciPy
2 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 18 (94.74%) Algorithms
1 18 (94.74%) Computer Science
2 12 (63.16%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
3 6 (31.58%) Statistics
3 6 (31.58%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (5.26%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 12 (63.16%) Machine Learning
3 7 (36.84%) Validation
4 6 (31.58%) Data Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Time Management
5 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) Python
2 12 (63.16%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) MATLAB
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Firmware