Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West > Devon
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 39 26
Rank change year-on-year +18 -13 +5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 55 35 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 9.43% 6.48% 9.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.94% 9.72% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 42 32 76
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £42,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.24% +1.81% +29.69%
10th Percentile £26,750 £33,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £57,000 £55,750 £61,875
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.56% +5.29% +6.25%

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 Devon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 345 360 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 59.18% 66.67% 66.49%
Number of salaries quoted 297 320 463
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,200 £22,550
90th Percentile £55,500 £55,000 £53,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Devon

C++
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for C++ in Devon

C++
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Devon over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Devon

C++
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Devon region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. 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
Exeter +15 21 £37,500 -2.60% 5
Plymouth +2 15 £46,500 +8.14% 18
Newton Abbot +3 10 £30,000 -36.84%
Paignton +3 2 £36,500 -17.98%
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for C++.

1 33 (60.00%) C
2 24 (43.64%) Embedded C++
3 23 (41.82%) Embedded C
4 22 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 19 (34.55%) C#
6 18 (32.73%) Algorithms
7 17 (30.91%) Data Analysis
7 17 (30.91%) Git (software)
8 16 (29.09%) Embedded Systems
8 16 (29.09%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (27.27%) Automotive
9 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
10 13 (23.64%) Mathematics
11 12 (21.82%) .NET
12 11 (20.00%) PHP
12 11 (20.00%) Firmware
13 10 (18.18%) MATLAB
13 10 (18.18%) Java
13 10 (18.18%) Degree
13 10 (18.18%) Subversion
14 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
14 9 (16.36%) Python
14 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
14 9 (16.36%) MVC
15 8 (14.55%) SQL
16 7 (12.73%) VB
17 6 (10.91%) JIRA
17 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
17 6 (10.91%) Test Automation

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Bluetooth
1 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (3.64%) Wireless
1 2 (3.64%) ZigBee
2 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.82%) RS-232
2 1 (1.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) MySQL
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.64%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (30.91%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.18%) Subversion
3 6 (10.91%) JIRA
4 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.82%) Appium
5 1 (1.82%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 15 (27.27%) Automotive
2 3 (5.45%) Electronics
2 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.64%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Embedded Engineer
2 16 (29.09%) Developer
3 13 (23.64%) Software Engineer
4 12 (21.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 12 (21.82%) Research Engineer
4 12 (21.82%) Software Developer
5 5 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 5 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Graduate
6 4 (7.27%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Graduate Software Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Lead .NET Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Lead C# Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Software Tester
7 3 (5.45%) Tester
7 3 (5.45%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) .NET
2 5 (9.09%) JSON
3 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
3 4 (7.27%) CSS
4 3 (5.45%) Ext JS
4 3 (5.45%) HTML
4 3 (5.45%) Laravel
4 3 (5.45%) Qt
4 3 (5.45%) XML
5 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.64%) Node.js
5 2 (3.64%) REST
6 1 (1.82%) Electron Framework
6 1 (1.82%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.82%) React
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.73%) Algorithms
2 16 (29.09%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (29.09%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (10.91%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.45%) Driving Licence
4 3 (5.45%) Optoelectronics
4 3 (5.45%) PMI
5 2 (3.64%) NHS
5 2 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.82%) iPad
6 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.82%) User Experience
6 1 (1.82%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Unix
3 1 (1.82%) Android
3 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (30.91%) Data Analysis
3 13 (23.64%) Mathematics
4 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
4 9 (16.36%) MVC
5 6 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
5 6 (10.91%) Unit Testing
6 5 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 5 (9.09%) Physics
6 5 (9.09%) Validation
7 4 (7.27%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.45%) BDD
8 3 (5.45%) Coaching
8 3 (5.45%) ITIL
8 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.45%) OOP
8 3 (5.45%) Project Management
8 3 (5.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (60.00%) C
2 24 (43.64%) Embedded C++
3 23 (41.82%) Embedded C
4 19 (34.55%) C#
5 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 11 (20.00%) PHP
7 10 (18.18%) Java
7 10 (18.18%) MATLAB
8 9 (16.36%) Python
9 8 (14.55%) SQL
10 7 (12.73%) VB
11 4 (7.27%) Go
12 3 (5.45%) Delphi
12 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
13 2 (3.64%) Objective-C
14 1 (1.82%) Apple Swift
14 1 (1.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.45%) MCPD
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.45%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Xamarin
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Sencha
3 1 (1.82%) Google