The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Plymouth region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 9 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing C++ 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 16.92% 1.52% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.40% 2.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £24,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47 36 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 72.31% 54.55% 72.41%
Number of salaries quoted 33 33 21
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
Devon

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 11 July 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) C
2 9 (69.23%) UML
2 9 (69.23%) OO
2 9 (69.23%) TDD
2 9 (69.23%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (61.54%) Firmware
4 7 (53.85%) Wireless
4 7 (53.85%) Electronics
5 6 (46.15%) Manufacturing
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
6 5 (38.46%) Software Architecture
7 4 (30.77%) OOD
8 3 (23.08%) Python
8 3 (23.08%) Validation
8 3 (23.08%) 802.15
8 3 (23.08%) VxWorks
8 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
8 3 (23.08%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
9 2 (15.38%) Degree
9 2 (15.38%) MATLAB
9 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (15.38%) SQL
9 2 (15.38%) UNIX
9 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
9 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
9 2 (15.38%) Embedded C++
10 1 (7.69%) Assembly Language
10 1 (7.69%) QA
10 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Wireless
2 3 (23.08%) 802.15
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (53.85%) Electronics
2 6 (46.15%) Manufacturing
3 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Firmware Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior C Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Python Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior C++ Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Python Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Quality Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Quality Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (61.54%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) VxWorks
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) UML
1 9 (69.23%) OO
1 9 (69.23%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) Software Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) OOD
4 3 (23.08%) Validation
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Build Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C
2 3 (23.08%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded C++
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) MATLAB
4 1 (7.69%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
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