Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cornwall with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West > Cornwall
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 50 27
Rank change year-on-year +25 -23 -14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 26 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 8.67% 1.41% 6.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.56% 2.96% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 38 4 19
Cornwall median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -40.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £32,500 £56,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +11.11%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cornwall with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cornwall
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 157 135 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 52.33% 47.70% 42.76%
Number of salaries quoted 120 92 60
Cornwall median annual salary £37,500 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £42,125
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Cornwall

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cornwall.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Cornwall

C++
Salary Trend in Cornwall

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

Salary trend for C++ in Cornwall

C++
Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Cornwall region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Falmouth - 20 £38,750 -
Penryn - 16 £38,750 -
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cornwall region with a requirement for C++.

1 26 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 22 (84.62%) Freescale
2 22 (84.62%) C
2 22 (84.62%) HND
2 22 (84.62%) OO
2 22 (84.62%) Electronics
2 22 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 22 (84.62%) Degree
3 16 (61.54%) Embedded C
4 14 (53.85%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (30.77%) Apple iOS
5 8 (30.77%) Android
5 8 (30.77%) Qt
5 8 (30.77%) Firmware
5 8 (30.77%) Linux
5 8 (30.77%) Java
6 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (15.38%) Xbox
6 4 (15.38%) Unreal Engine
7 2 (7.69%) Multithreaded Programming
7 2 (7.69%) QA
7 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
7 2 (7.69%) DirectX

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 22 (84.62%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Software Engineer
2 14 (53.85%) Embedded Engineer
2 14 (53.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Firmware Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) GUI Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) Gameplay Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) Graphics Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Qt
2 4 (15.38%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (7.69%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 26 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (53.85%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (15.38%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Android
1 8 (30.77%) Apple iOS
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) OO
1 22 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C
2 16 (61.54%) Embedded C
3 8 (30.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (84.62%) Degree
1 22 (84.62%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Freescale