Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West > Devon
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 34 14
Rank change year-on-year +20 -20 +25
Permanent jobs citing C++ 65 46 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 12.95% 7.49% 15.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.99% 10.98% 22.32%
Number of salaries quoted 55 43 106
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £39,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.39% -21.00% +38.89%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,016 £28,500
90th Percentile £51,500 £51,250 £90,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £39,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.92% -7.06% +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 271 419 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 53.98% 68.24% 69.24%
Number of salaries quoted 221 383 443
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -2.78%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,016 £23,800
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +20 25 £37,500 -3.85% 3
Plymouth 0 20 £36,500 -14.12% 36
Newton Abbot - 12 £30,000 -
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 39 (60.00%) C
2 29 (44.62%) Embedded C++
3 27 (41.54%) Embedded C
4 24 (36.92%) C#
5 21 (32.31%) Data Analysis
5 21 (32.31%) Software Engineering
5 21 (32.31%) Git (software)
5 21 (32.31%) Embedded Systems
5 21 (32.31%) Algorithms
6 18 (27.69%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (27.69%) JavaScript
6 18 (27.69%) PHP
7 17 (26.15%) .NET
7 17 (26.15%) Automotive
8 15 (23.08%) SQL
8 15 (23.08%) Java
9 13 (20.00%) Firmware
10 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
10 12 (18.46%) Mathematics
11 11 (16.92%) Degree
11 11 (16.92%) Subversion
11 11 (16.92%) MATLAB
11 11 (16.92%) MVC
12 10 (15.38%) JIRA
13 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
14 8 (12.31%) Python
14 8 (12.31%) AngularJS
14 8 (12.31%) Xamarin

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 (4.62%) Confluence
2 2 (3.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.62%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) SMS
2 2 (3.08%) Bluetooth
2 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (3.08%) Wireless
2 2 (3.08%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) MySQL
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.08%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (32.31%) Git (software)
2 11 (16.92%) Subversion
3 10 (15.38%) JIRA
4 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.54%) Appium
5 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 17 (26.15%) Automotive
2 1 (1.54%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Games
2 1 (1.54%) Law
2 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (36.92%) Embedded Engineer
2 22 (33.85%) Developer
3 15 (23.08%) Research Engineer
3 15 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) Software Developer
5 7 (10.77%) C# Developer
5 7 (10.77%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (9.23%) .NET Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Lead Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Software Tester
7 5 (7.69%) Tester
8 4 (6.15%) Architect
8 4 (6.15%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (6.15%) PHP Developer
8 4 (6.15%) SQL Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Lead .NET Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Lead Software Developer
9 3 (4.62%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.15%) .NET
2 8 (12.31%) AngularJS
3 7 (10.77%) HTML
3 7 (10.77%) JSON
4 6 (9.23%) CSS
5 5 (7.69%) Laravel
5 5 (7.69%) React
5 5 (7.69%) XML
6 4 (6.15%) Node.js
7 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.62%) Ext JS
7 3 (4.62%) Qt
8 2 (3.08%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.08%) REST
9 1 (1.54%) Android SDK
9 1 (1.54%) Electron Framework
9 1 (1.54%) Gherkin
9 1 (1.54%) iOS SDK
9 1 (1.54%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) Algorithms
1 21 (32.31%) Embedded Systems
2 18 (27.69%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
4 6 (9.23%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.62%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.62%) NHS
6 2 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.54%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.54%) iPad
7 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.54%) User Experience
7 1 (1.54%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Unix
3 2 (3.08%) Android
3 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) Data Analysis
1 21 (32.31%) Software Engineering
2 12 (18.46%) Mathematics
3 11 (16.92%) MVC
4 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (10.77%) Unit Testing
5 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
6 6 (9.23%) Validation
7 5 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.69%) Test Automation
8 4 (6.15%) Coaching
8 4 (6.15%) Integration Testing
8 4 (6.15%) Project Management
8 4 (6.15%) SDLC
9 3 (4.62%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.62%) ITIL
9 3 (4.62%) OO
9 3 (4.62%) Physics
9 3 (4.62%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.00%) C
2 29 (44.62%) Embedded C++
3 27 (41.54%) Embedded C
4 24 (36.92%) C#
5 18 (27.69%) JavaScript
5 18 (27.69%) PHP
6 15 (23.08%) Java
6 15 (23.08%) SQL
7 11 (16.92%) MATLAB
8 8 (12.31%) Python
9 7 (10.77%) VB
10 5 (7.69%) VB.NET
11 4 (6.15%) Objective-C
11 4 (6.15%) T-SQL
12 3 (4.62%) Delphi
12 3 (4.62%) Go
13 1 (1.54%) Apple Swift
13 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.62%) MCPD
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.08%) ISEB
3 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
System Software
1 13 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Xamarin
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) Google
3 3 (4.62%) Sencha