Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West > Devon
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 26 31
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 +9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 35 70 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 6.49% 9.13% 8.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.80% 13.78% 13.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32 74 56
Devon median annual salary £42,250 £41,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.81% +29.69% -7.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,750 £60,000 £48,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £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 Devon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 357 508 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 66.23% 66.23% 64.06%
Number of salaries quoted 318 461 389
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £26,100 £22,750 £21,450
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £45,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +4.05%

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 15 December 2017.

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 15 December 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
Exeter -30 14 £38,500 -23.00% 1
Plymouth +17 8 £43,000 +56.36%
Exmouth +1 2 £39,500 +16.18%
Torquay - 2 £50,000 -
Paignton -1 1 £44,500 +22.76%
Newton Abbot - 1 £47,500 -
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Devon region with a requirement for C++.

1 14 (40.00%) C
1 14 (40.00%) SQL
1 14 (40.00%) Degree
2 12 (34.29%) C#
2 12 (34.29%) Python
3 11 (31.43%) Computer Science
4 10 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.86%) NUnit
5 8 (22.86%) ISO 14001
5 8 (22.86%) Electronics
5 8 (22.86%) ISO 9001
5 8 (22.86%) JSON
5 8 (22.86%) Mathematics
5 8 (22.86%) Test Automation
6 7 (20.00%) R
6 7 (20.00%) Linux
6 7 (20.00%) Java
6 7 (20.00%) Firmware
7 6 (17.14%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (17.14%) REST
7 6 (17.14%) Algorithms
7 6 (17.14%) ZigBee
7 6 (17.14%) Smart Home
7 6 (17.14%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (14.29%) Statistics
8 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
8 5 (14.29%) Analytics
8 5 (14.29%) Scrum

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 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (17.14%) ZigBee
2 2 (5.71%) LAN
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.71%) WAN
2 2 (5.71%) Wireless
3 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Power BI
1 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
1 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) NUnit
2 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Jasmine
2 2 (5.71%) Mercurial
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (22.86%) Electronics
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.86%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Tester
4 5 (14.29%) Data Scientist
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Data Scientist
5 4 (11.43%) Graduate
5 4 (11.43%) Software Tester
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Firmware Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Firmware Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Graduate Software Tester
6 3 (8.57%) Graduate Tester
6 3 (8.57%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Junior
6 3 (8.57%) Junior Software Tester
6 3 (8.57%) Junior Tester
7 2 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) JSON
2 6 (17.14%) REST
3 5 (14.29%) .NET
3 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (8.57%) MFC
5 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.71%) CSS
5 2 (5.71%) HTML
5 2 (5.71%) HTML5
5 2 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (5.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.14%) Algorithms
2 6 (17.14%) Smart Home
3 3 (8.57%) User Experience
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.86%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 8 (22.86%) Mathematics
2 8 (22.86%) Test Automation
3 5 (14.29%) Analytics
3 5 (14.29%) MVC
3 5 (14.29%) Scrum
3 5 (14.29%) Statistics
3 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 4 (11.43%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.57%) Predictive Modelling
5 3 (8.57%) SDLC
5 3 (8.57%) Visualisation
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) DevOps
6 2 (5.71%) Multithreading
6 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.71%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) C
1 14 (40.00%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) C#
2 12 (34.29%) Python
3 7 (20.00%) Java
3 7 (20.00%) R
4 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.57%) AWK
5 3 (8.57%) Delphi
5 3 (8.57%) Embedded C
5 3 (8.57%) Perl
5 3 (8.57%) PHP
5 3 (8.57%) VB
5 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.71%) Ada
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (17.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (14.29%) PhD
4 4 (11.43%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) ISO 14001
1 8 (22.86%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.71%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.71%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (8.57%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.86%) Intel
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft